Book 4 (31-40)

第31集 學校圖書館 (School Library)

1. We are in the school library.

我們現在在學校的圖書館裡。

  • library (n.) 圖書館

2. In the school library, they have books on the bookshelves, magazines on the magazine

racks, newspapers.

學校圖書館的書架上面有書、雜誌架上有圖書、報紙。

  • bookshelf (n.) 書架
  • magazine (n.) 雜誌
  • rack (n.) 架子
  • newspaper (n.) 報紙

3. Students can come to the library to read a book, read a magazine, or read the newspaper.

學生可以來圖書館看書、看雜誌、或閱讀報紙。

4. If student would like, they can also check out a book, and take it home to read.

假如學生想要的話,他們也可以借一本書,然後帶回家去看。

  • check out (ph.) 借出

第32集 躲避球 (Dodgeball)

1. Good morning, My name is Jerry.

早安,我的名字叫做Jerry.

2. I’m here this morning to talk to you a little about dodgeball.

我今天早上在這裡要對你們說一些關於躲避球的事情。

  • dodgeball (n.) 躲避球

3. Dodgeball is played with this ball.

躲避球使用的是這種球。

4. A dodgeball is smaller than a basketball.

躲避球比籃球小。

  • basketball (n.) 籃球

5. It’s a little smaller than a soccer ball.

它也比足球小一點。

  • soccer (n.) 足球

6. When you play dodgeball, you have two teams that are playing against each other.

當你打躲避球時,有兩支隊伍,兩隊互相對抗。

  • team (n.) 隊伍
  • against (prep.) 對抗
  • each other (n.) 彼此

7. The object is to take the ball, throw at another team member, and hit them with it.

目標是拿著躲避球,對著另外一對的隊員丟擲,並且用球擊中他們。

  • object (n.) 目標
  • throw (v.) 丟
  • another (adj. ) 另外的
  • member(n.) 成員

8. Their job is to dodge the ball, to evade it, to not get hit by the ball when the other team throws it.

當另一支隊伍丟擲時,他們的任務是閃躲球,不要被球擊中。

  • evade (v.) 閃躲

9. In America, they play dodgeball in grade school, junior school and in high school.

在美國,小學生會打躲避球,國中生和高中生也會打躲避球。

  • grade school (ph.) 小學
  • junior school (ph.) 國中
  • high school (ph.) 高中

10. But by the time most students are in junior school or high school, the game gets a little violent.

但是大部分的學生到了國中或是高中階段,這個遊戲變得有點激烈。

  • violent (adj.) 激烈的

11. Girls may not want to play because the ball gets thrown very hard.

女生可能不想打躲避球,因為球丟擲得很猛烈。

  • hard (adv.) 用力地

12. It hurts.

打到會很痛。

  • hurt (v.) 疼痛

第33集 學校午餐 (School Lunch)

1. Hello!

哈囉!

2. We’re in the kitchen of Beidou Junior High, to show you what the kitchen here looks like and how they prepare their meals.

我們在北斗國中的廚房裡,讓你看看這裡廚房的樣子,以及他們如何準備他們的伙食。

  • kitchen (n.) 廚房
  • prepare (v.) 準備
  • meal (n.) 膳食; 一餐

3. This school prepares 2500 meals for their students every day.

這所學校每天為學生準備2500份伙食。

4. They serve a lot of students here.

他們在這裡供餐給很多學生。

  • serve (v.) 供應(飯菜)

5. T好的餐點會被放入像這樣的裝菜盤中。

  • tray (n.) 托盤

6. They are then put on carts and taken to the classrooms.

接著他們被放到手推車上面,並且運送到各班教室。

  • cart (n.) 手推車

7. The students eat in the classrooms.

學生們在教室用餐。

8. This is all vegetarian food today because it’s Monday.

今天都是素食的食物,因為今天是星期一。

  • vegetarian (adj.) 素食的

9. Monday in Taiwan is no meat day.

在臺灣星期一是無肉日。

10. They have the same thing in the U.S. on Friday.

美國在星期五也有無肉日。


第34集 中式餐廳 (A Chinese-style Restaurant)

1. Today we’re at a Chinese-style restaurant.

今天我們在一家中式餐廳。

  • restaurant (n.) 餐廳

2. As we look at the table, we can see the table is fully set.

當我們看到這張餐桌時,我們可以看到餐桌上的餐具已經擺好了。

  • fully (adv.) 完全地

3. There’re teacups, plates and also chopsticks and spoons, which are on the holders.

有茶杯、碟子,以及匙墊上的筷子和湯匙。

  • teacup (n.) 茶杯
  • plate (n.) 碟子; 盤子
  • chopsticks (n.) 筷子
  • spoon (n.) 湯匙
  • holder (n.) 支托物

4. One of the first things we do when going to a restaurant is to get a table.

當我們進到一家餐廳時,我們首先做的其中一件事就是找一張餐桌。

5. When you walk in a door, the staff will ask you a table for how many and you respond with the number of people you want.

當你走進門時,工作人員將會問你要幾個人的餐桌,然後你回答你想要的 人數。

  • staff (n.) 工作人員
  • respond (v.) 回答

6. Then the staff will take you to the table, and you’ll be seated and you’ll get ready for yourordering process.

然後工作人員將會帶你到餐桌,你會坐下來,然後準備點餐的程序。

  • seat (v.) 使就坐
  • order (v.) 點餐
  • process (n.) 程序

第35集 點餐 (Ordering Food)

1. As we can see, the customer is getting ready to order.

如同我們所看到的,這位顧客正準備要點餐。

  • customer (n.) 顧客
  • order (v.) 點餐

2. The staff will bring out some complimentary tea and offer a menu for the customer to look at.

工作人員將會端出一些招待客人的茶,並且拿出一張菜單,讓顧客來看。

  • staff (n.) 工作人員
  • complimentary (adj.) 贈送的
  • offer (v.) 提供

3. The customer would then look at the menu and choose what kind of food they wanna order.

然後顧客會看菜單,並且選擇他們想要點的那種食物。

  • choose (v.) 選擇
  • wanna = want to 想要

4. The staff will come back and take the customer’s order.

工作人員會再回來,然後接受顧客的點餐。

5. She’s writing down on the receipt so she can later come back to the receipt and make the calculations for the bill.

她將菜色寫到收據上面,如此她稍後便可以回來看收據,並且計算帳單的費用。

  • receipt (n.) 收據
  • calculation (n.) 計算
  • bill (n.) 帳單

6. The staff then takes the menu back and the customer waits for their food.

接著工作人員把菜單取回,然後顧客便等待他們的食物。


第36集 付帳 (Paying the Bill)

1. After eating, we must pay the bill.

用完餐後我們必須付帳。

2. As we can see, this customer is finished eating so the owner of the restaurant will present her with the bill.

如同我們所看到的,這位顧客已經用完餐了,所以餐廳的老闆將會拿帳單給她。

  • owner (n.) 老闆
  • present (v.) 呈給

3. After she calculates the count, the customer will pay the amount due.

在她計算好總數之後,顧客將會支付應付的金額。

  • calculate (v.) 計算
  • count (n.) 總數
  • amount (n.) 總數
  • due (adj.) 應支付的

4. The restaurant owner will then make change and hand back the cash, and then transaction iscomplete.

餐廳的老闆將會找零,然後把錢找還給顧客。於是交易便完成了。

  • cash (n.) 現金
  • transaction (n.) 交易
  • complete (adj.) 完成的

第37集 保健室 (Infirmary)

1. Hello. I’m in a medical facility at a school in Taiwan.

哈囉。我正在台灣一所學校的醫療場所裡。

  • medical (adj.) 醫療的
  • facility (n.) 場所

2. Here in Taiwan, this is called the health center.

在台灣它被稱作”health center” (健康中心)。

  • health center (n.) 健康中心

3. In the U.S., it would be called the infirmary or the nurse’s office.

在美國它被稱為”infirmary” (醫務室)或是”nurse office” (護士的辦公室)

  • infirmary (n.) 醫務室
  • nurse’s office (n.) 護士的辦公室

4. The responsibility of the nurse in this office is take care of injured students or students that have become ill.

保健室護士的責任是照顧受傷的學生或生病的學生。

  • responsibility (n.) 責任
  • take care of (ph.) 照顧
  • injured (adj.) 受傷的
  • ill (adj.) 生病的

5. She can do that here in her office.

她可以在她的辦公室這裡進行處理。

6. If the situation is more serious than that and requires more help, she can call for assistance from the medical community or the police.

如果情況比那更嚴重,並且需要更多幫忙,她可以尋求協助從醫療專業人士或是警方。

  • situation (n.) 情況
  • serious (adj.) 嚴重的
  • require (v.) 需要
  • assistance (n.) 幫助
  • police (n.) 警方

第38集 騎腳踏車上學 (Riding a Bicycle to School)

1. Hello.I’d like to talk to about riding bicycles.

哈囉。我想要和你們談談騎腳踏車。

2. Most students in Taiwan ride bicycies to school.

台灣大部分的學生騎腳踏車上學。

3. Starts in first grade and goes to high school.

從國小一年級到高中。

  • grade (n.) 年級

4. There are some safety rules that they must follow.

有一些安全規則他們必須遵守。

5. When riding bikes, they have to wear a safety heimet.

當他們騎腳踏車時,他們必須戴一頂安全帽。

  • heimet (n.) 安全帽

6. Don’t ride double on the bicycie.

不要騎腳踏車雙載。

  • double (n.) 雙倍

7. You can’t have someone riding on the back. That’s not safe.

你不可以在後座載人。那樣子不安全。

8. The roads here are very busy.

這裡的道路非常繁忙。

9. You shouldn’t ride side by side.You would be talking.You might not be watching the road. Shouldn’t be using the cell phone.

你不應該並排騎乘。你會交談。你可能不會看路,不能使用手機。

  • side by side 肩並肩地

10. Again the roads here are very busy.

同樣因為這裡的道路非常繁忙。

11. When the students come to work in the morning,it’s rush hour time.

當學生早上去上學時,是交通尖峰時間。

  • rush (n.) 匆忙

12. When they get out of school in the afternoon, again, it’s rush hour time.

當他們下午放學時,同樣也是交通尖峰時間。


13. The streets are terribly crowded with cars and terribly crowded with students on bicycles.

街道上有非常多的車子以及非常多騎腳踏車的學生。

  • terribly (adv.) 很,非常
  • crowded (adj.) 擠滿人的

第39集 電腦教室 (Computer Lab)

1. We are in a computer lab.

我們在一間電腦教室。

  • computer (n.) 電腦
  • lab (n.) 實驗室;研究室

2. Some places call it a computer classroom.

有些地方稱它為”computer classroom” (電腦教室)。

  • classroom (n.) 教室

3. In the U.S., it is called a computer lab.

在美國它被稱作”computer lab” (電腦實驗室)。

4. All schools have these now.

目前所有學校都有電腦教室。

5. It is where students learn to use a computer.

這是學生學習使用電腦的地方。

  • learn (v.) 學習

6. You can use a computer to search the web for information.

你可以使用電腦來搜尋網頁尋找資料。

  • search (v.) 搜尋
  • web (n.) 網路
  • information (n.) 資料

7. It’s a social network if you have Facebook.

如果你有臉書,它是一個社群網站。

  • social network (ph.) 社群網站

8. You can Skype on it, which is teleconferencing.

你可以使用電腦進行Skype通話,也就是視訊會議。

  • teleconferencing (n.) (透過電視電話的)電信會議

9. You can also e-mail people on it.

你也可以使用電腦傳送電子郵件給人。

  • e-mail (v.) 寄電子郵件

10.Most people now, the younger people, would be lost without a computer.

現今大多數的人,比較年輕的人,若沒有電腦將會感到迷失。

  • lost (adj.) 迷失的
  • without (prep.) 沒有

第40集 借書 (Checking out Books)

1. When a student comes to the library to check out a book, they select the book.

當學生到圖書館去借書他們挑選書。

  • library (n.) 圖書館
  • check out (v.) 借書
  • select (v.) 挑選

2. They take the book to the librarian.

他們拿書給圖書館館員。

  • librarian (n.) 圖書館館員

3. They give her their student ID card and she scans it to the computer.

他們把學生證遞給她,然後她把它掃描到電腦。

  • student ID card (ph.) 學生證
  • scan (v.) 掃描
  • computer (n.) 電腦

4. The then can keep the book for one week.

然後這本書學生可以借一個星期。

5. If they wish to keep more than a week, they came back to the librarian, tell her, and she extends the book for one more week.

如果他們想借超過一星期,他們回來找圖書館館員,告訴她,然後她把這本書再展延一個星期。

  • extend (v.) 展延