The Blind Date /介绍会面

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  • The Blind Date ACT II
  • Ah! Miss Stewart! Welcome!
  • How are you?
  • Fine, Somsak. And you?
  • Fine, thank you.
  • This is my friend Harry Bennett.
  • Pleased to meet you.
  • Very nice to meet you.
  • Any friend of Miss Stewart's is welcome at Somsak's.
  • Follow me, please.
  • I like it here.
  • I do, too. I come here often.
  • A special place for special people.
  • Thank you, Somsak.
  • Well! Nice restaurant.
  • Would you like something to drink?
  • Yes, I'd like a glass of ginger ale with ice.
  • Harry, what would you like?
  • Do you have a dry white wine?
  • How about a California chablis?
  • Chablis is fine.
  • What would you like to eat?
  • I'd like the mee krob.
  • Harry, would you like to see a menu?
  • No, it's Ok.
  • I'll have the mee krob also.
  • What is it?
  • Crispy fried noodles. I love them.
  • May I bring you a salad?
  • Oh yes.
  • What do you recommend today?
  • I recommend rose-petal salad.
  • Special for new friends.
  • Rose-petal salad?
  • Why not?
  • I'll take care of everything.
  • I hope you're hungry.
  • What? Oh, yes. Starving. Well, I...
  • Well, I ...
  • What do you do at Universe Toy Company?
  • I'm the vice-president of new toy development.
  • Terrific!
  • I know you 're a CPA.
  • That's true. Harry Bennett,
  • certified public accountant.
  • I love numbers.
  • I do some work for Smith and Dale, Your company's accounting firm.
  • And so...
  • Here we are.
  • Yes.
  • I have a daughter.
  • I know. How old is she?
  • She's nine years old.
  • That's a nice age. What's her name?
  • Michelle.
  • Do you have a picture of her?
  • She's very pretty.
  • Thank you.
  • Rose-petal salad.
  • And there's a phone call for you, Mr. Bennett.
  • Excuse me, Susan.
  • I hope nothing is wrong.
  • I'll get the rest of the dinner.
  • Excuse me.
  • Please forgive me, Susan, but...
  • I have to leave. I feel terrible, but...
  • What's the matter?
  • My daughter isn't feeling well.
  • Oh no! Is it serious?
  • I don't know. The baby-sitter says she has a stomachache,
  • and she's crying.
  • I'll have to go home.
  • Will you forgive me?
  • Of course. I'm so sorry for Michelle.
  • And you didn't have a chance to eat.
  • Oh, it's OK.
  • Let me take you home first.
  • No, no. Please, go ahead.
  • It's our first date.
  • We'll make another.
  • Please don't worry.
  • I'll phone you.
  • I hope your daughter is all right. Good-bye.
  • Good-bye.


  • Thai restaurant:This restaurant serves food from the country of Thailand. 泰国餐厅。
  • greet:to welcome with words or actions. 欢迎,致问候。
  • Fine, Somsak. And you?当别人问候你时,你回答后,并要向对方问好。这是很典型的问候对话。A.How are you? B.Fine. And you? A.Fine, thank you.
  • special:not ordinary or usual. 特别的,不寻常的。
  • Would you like…? Do you want…? 您们要……? Use this phrase to offer food or a drink. 用来询问顾客要点什么菜或饮料。
  • I'd like…=I want…我要……。Use this phrase to order food or a drink. 这是点菜或饮料的一种讲法。
  • ginger ale:a gassy non-alcoholic drink made with ginger. 姜味汽水。
  • How about…?来点……好吗?This phrase is another way to offer. 另一种建议菜肴的讲法。
  • chablis:a type of nonsweet white wine. 干白葡萄酒。
  • mee krob:a popular Thai dish. 泰国一种家常餐点。
  • menu:a list of dishes in a meal. 菜单。
  • I'll have…=我想要……。另一种点菜的讲法。其它讲法还有:I'd like…Do you have…? What do you recommend?
  • crispy:dry and easily broken. 酥脆的。
  • May I bring you…?要不要来点……呢?向顾客推荐菜肴的另一种讲法。其它讲法还有:How about…? What would you like…? I recommend …等。
  • rose-petal salad:玫瑰花瓣色拉。
  • Why not? 为什么不呢?Harry赞同Susan的建议。
  • I'll take care of everything. I'll get everything for you. 我会照料好一切的。
  • starving:very hungry. 饿极了。
  • Well, I…Harry和Susan几乎同时讲话,他们想使气氛变得自然、松驰一些。尤其今天是他们的第一次约会。可能双方都有点紧张吧!
  • Universe Toy Company:宇宙玩具公司。
  • vice-president of new toy development:新玩具开发部副总经理。People bring Susan ideas for new toys. She has an important job in the company. Susan在这家公司担任重要工作,别人将新玩具的构想交给她进行深入研究。
  • CPA:certified public accountant. 有执照的会计师(职业会计师)。An accountant keeps business records. To become a CPA, an accountant must pass a government test. 会计师为公司处理账务报表。要成为一名会计师,须通过政府的考试。
  • Harry Bennett…for Smith and Dale. Harry在此讲的话,带有向Susan进行自我介绍的意思。
  • firm:a business company. 公司。
  • Here we are. 所以我们才有缘相识。
  • Please forgive me.=I'm sorry. 对不起,请原谅。
  • I feel terrible, but…我感到十分抱歉,但是……句子的后半截省略了(但是我得回去了)。
  • What's the matter?=What's the problem? 怎么了?发生了什么事?
  • stomachache:a pain in the stomach. 胃疼,肚子痛。
  • Oh, it's OK.=Oh, it's all right. 噢,没关系。这是很口语化的讲法。
  • I hope your daughter is all right. 我希望你女儿安然无恙。表示一种祝愿。在Susan听说有Harry的电话后,她先后还讲了下面几句话表示关心和祝愿: I hope nothing is wrong. (我希望没事。) What's the matter? (怎么了?) Oh, no! Is it serious? (糟糕,严重吗?) I'm so sorry for Michelle. (我真为Michelle难过。)





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