看美劇學口語第11期 day 1
一、旅游口語－－planning a trip
Peter: I am going to visit America alone.
Peter: Yes, I prefer DIY traveling to package tours.
Laura: What are you planning to do during your stay there?
Peter: Just tour around the city on foot.
Laura: That sounds great. How much is your budget?
Peter: I'm not going to use too much money on accommodation.
Laura: Then maybe you could stay at a hostel like many backpackers do.
Peter: What a good idea!
1) I'm going to visit…／I'm going to pay a visit to…／take(plan) a trip to
2) If you are alone, I can keep you company. (That's so sweet of you. )
3) prefer A to B 跟B比起來，更喜歡A (名詞／動名詞)
4) go with a tour group/tour with a group 跟團游／tour guide 導游
5) plan to do sth/make a plan
6) get around 到處轉轉
7) sound + adj. 聽起來….
8)(I always travel) on a tight budget 預算很少(over/within budget)
9) Maybe you could do something ….（提建議）或許你可以做某事
If I were you, I would do something….
My wife and I are going on a trip this month. 我和我老婆打算出去旅游。
Where are you going to visit? 你打算去哪啊。
We haven't decided yet. But we probably go to Sanya.
擴展問題1: Why you want to go to Sanya?
參考：Because I'm a big of fan of all those beaches, and sands and the weather there is really comfy this season. It's neither too cold nor too hot.
I heard it has a wonderful culture, lots of nice architectures and very good food.
擴展問題2: When it comes to going on a trip, do you prefer to go there alone or with a tour group?
參考：I prefer to travel alone. It's not because I don't like people. (It's not because I'm a lone wolf) but I like to immerse myself in a language, forget where I come from and learn more about the people I'm around.
1. They only put out top-notch fires.
They only put⌒out top-notch fires.
2) top-notch 頂級的
例句：Try these cupcakes. My wife made them. They are top-notch.
例句：You don't have to spend so much money sending your children to top-notch private schools. Maybe you could teach them to take care of their own life. If they want a better education, they better earn it.
3) put out 撲滅
例句：Remember to put out campfire before you leave.
● Put away 放起來，收好；Put away your books. Your room is such a mess.
● Put up or shut up! 你行你上，要不就別說話。
● put 表達；Let me put it this way.
● Stay put. 呆著別動。
2. Can i bum a smoke?
Can⌒I bum⌒a smoke? 有煙嗎？
2) Can I do sth? 我能做某事嗎？（禮貌語氣要求做某事）
例句：Can I have a medium Latté, to go please?
例句：Can I order now?
擴展：Can I try this on, please?
3) Bum a smoke 要一支煙
● You got a ligher?
● Bummer 倒霉，糟糕的事物。
例句：My wife and I like to try different restaurants. Some restaurants are very reasonable but their food is very tasty. Others, however, charge a lot yet the food is lousy. But none of them we've tried could be worse than the Chinese restaurant close to my home. It's a real bummer.
3. Sure. And by the way, you have the worst taste in men.
Sure. And by the way, you have the worst taste in men.
2) have + adj taste in… 對什么有…的品味
例：You have a good taste in music.
例：You look fantastic! I didn't know you had such a good taste in clothes.
3) Taste + adj. （感官動詞）嘗起來
例：It tastes good. 嘗起來很好吃。
● Smell/look/feel/sound + adj.
● Tasty 好吃的
● Nasty 難吃的，惡心的／lousy
三、生活表達 ＋ 習語俚語
1. take up 從事
例：Peter has taken up jogging and he likes it. 皮特開始慢跑了，然后他很喜歡
2. take after 長得像
例：Peter takes after his father. 皮特長得像他爸爸。
3. take in 消化吸收，理解
例：It's not easy to take in what I taught at one time. 一次把我教的內容都消化吸收掉不容易。