Book 5 Unit 1听力材料、参考答案及部分解析
M: Mary, would you like to go to a movie with me tonight?
W: I wish I could, Joe. But my boss is treating us to dinner tonight.
W: You will have to wait for two hours, that is, until about 11:30, when the medical report will come back.
M: Thank you, Doctor Hawkins.
M: Rebecca, look at this! I got a D in math this term!
W: I’m sorry, Freddie. But ... um ... frankly speaking, if you weren’t such a party animal, you’d have more time for studying.
M: I guess I should spend less time partying.
M: How is your new job, Yvonne?
W: You know, this job is tough! I have to get up early every morning, and every Wednesday after-noon I have in-service training.
M: Is the training that tough? Training is necessary for new employees like you.
W: Well, I’m just not used to this kind of nine-to-
M: Hello, may I speak to Alice?
W: Hello! This is Alice speaking. May I ask who’s calling?
M: This is the Happy Travel Agency. I’m calling to let you know that your friend Ms. Barbara has been injured. I’m afraid our sightseeing bus had an accident. I’m so sorry.
W: Oh, my goodness! Where is she now?
W: Hey, John. Nice car.
M: Thanks. I just got it yesterday.
W: Oh, so you finally made up your mind. What is it, the new Ford?
M: No, it’s last year’s model.
W: How much did you pay?
M: $24,500. It only has 10,000 miles on it.
W: No wonder it looks like new. Does that mean you don’t have to take the train to work any-more?
M: Yes! It’ll be nice to drive to work. Want to go for a ride?
W: Hello! What can I do for you?
M: Hi!I bought this stereo last month, but there’s a problem with it.
W: Could you tell me what the problem is?
M: Well, it doesn’t work; it can’t play CDs. I don’t know why.
W: Sorry for all the trouble. Let me have a look. Hmm ... I can’t see what might be wrong. Oh, do you have your receipt with you?
M: Yes, here you are.
W: Thank you. Do you want your money back, or would you like to exchange it?
M: I think I’d like to just get another one, please.
W: OK. Here’s a receipt for store credit. Just take it back to the stereo section and one of our sales-men will help you.
M: Thanks a lot.
W: Well, Bob White, what a surprise! It’s nice to see you here!
M: Hello, Sophia! My gosh! How long has it been? Wasn’t it five years ago that we graduated?
W: I think you’re right. How are you doing? Are you married?
M: Yes, and I have a one-year-old boy. How about you?
W: Still single, nothing special. Tell me more about your wife.
M: She is a housewife, though recently she’s been going to night school on Mondays and Thurs-days. She’s studying French now. Last year she studied typing and sewing. I think she just enjoys going to school. Next it’ll probably be cooking.
W: How nice for her. Oh, I’m sorry, I’ve got to rush. Say hello to Mrs. White for me.
M: I sure will. Bye.