新英语900句视频版 第14课:郭佛家人来晚餐 文本如下：
Mama, the Crawfords are coming to dinner next Wednesday.
Isn't he one of Paulo's business acquaintances?
I see. When are they coming?
Next Wednesday, the nineteenth.
How many people are there going to be?
Six in all. Mr. and Mrs. Crawford, Michael, Paulo, you and me.
共六位, 郭佛夫妇, 迈克尔, 保罗, 你和我.
What are you going to serve?
I'm not sure.
Do they like Brazilian food?
I don't know.
We could make "feijoada." Everyone likes that.
我们可以做 "feijoada" (咸八宝饭), 每个人都喜欢这种菜的.
I suppose so. What do you think?
It isn't very fancy.
Well, they're your guests. You decide.
好吧! 他们是你的客人, 你决定.
You're right. "Feijoada" it is.
您是对的, 就做 "咸八宝饭".
Tell me about Michael.
Well, he's very tall and handsome. He has big blue eyes and long blond hair.
好啊! 他高大而英俊, 有一双大大的碧眼及长长的金黄头发.
Oh? How long?
Down to his shoulders. It's beautiful. Like gold.
到他肩部, 很漂亮的, 就像黄金一样.
What does he do, dear?
He does many things.
He's very creative.
He's a great painter, really. He also gives free English lessons to the people in his neighborhood.
You're going to like him. Everybody does.
Where does he live?
He has a small apartment on 88th Street.
A small apartment. On 88th Street.
Don't worry, Mama.
I'm not going to marry him tomorrow.
Michael. Hello. How nice of you to call!
迈克尔, 喂, 你打电话来太好了!
This Friday night? What a good idea!
Yes. I'm sure Paulo can come. He doesn't work Friday nights.
是的, 我确定保罗会去, 他星期五晚上不工作.
Can I help? I could bake a cake.
Don't be silly. I like to bake, and I love parties.
Can I see some of your paintings?
Yes, really. I paint, too.
是的, 真的吗? 我也画画.
I never talk about it. I'm not very good. In fact, my paintings are pretty bad.
我从不说它, 我画得不好, 事实上, 我画得很差.
No. I don't have any with me. They're all home in Brazil.
不, 那些画并没在我身边, 它们全在巴西的家里.
Oh, really? Perhaps some afternoon I could go to art class with you.
噢, 真的吗? 或许那天下午, 我能够跟你一起上艺术课.
Fine. See you Friday, then.
Friday, at 8:30. Thank you. Good night.
星期五, 八点半, 谢谢你, 晚安.
Good morning, sir. May I help you?
早安, 先生, 我能效劳吗?
It's our anniversary today. I'm looking for the same flowers as the ones in her wedding bouquet.
今天是我们结婚周年, 我要找 (买) 一些和内人在婚礼上所拿的相同的花束.
What do they look like?
White. They're white.
How tall are they?
They're short, I guess. About the same height as those short flowers over there.
我想, 它是矮矮的, 差不多跟那边的花朵一样高.
Do they look like roses?
No. They look like little bells.
Oh -- lilies of the valley. No, I'm sorry.
哦 -- 铃兰, 很抱歉,
We're out of them at the moment.
Oh, that's too bad.
What about roses?
How many do you suggest?
As many as you like, sir. They're beautiful, aren't they?
你需要多少就买多少, 先生. 它们很漂亮, 不是吗?
Yes, they are.
Hi, Peggy. Hi, Suzy.
What a nice surprise!
Hi, Mom. We're on our way home from school.
嗨! 妈, 我们刚下课正要回家.
Excuse me a minute, girls.
Jane, can you take care of this gentleman? Now, how was school today?
珍, 你能来招呼这位男士吗? 好了, 今天在学校怎么样?
The same as always.
Oh. There was one thing.
Jack was in a big fight.
Is he all right?
I think so. But he's in the principal's office.
Why are Billy and Jack so different from each other?
I don't know, dear. I really don't.
我不知道, 孩子, 我真不知道.
When are you coming home, Mom?
It's Friday. The store is open until 9:00 tonight.
Gee, you're as bad as Dad.
What do you mean, dear?
You're never home, either.
Of course, sir. We send flowers anywhere in the country.
当然, 先生, 在这个地区里任何地方我们都送的.
Well, tulips are very pretty.
They look like... uh... well... cups.
看起来像是... 嗯... 杯子.
Oh, she likes roses. Then send her roses.
噢, 她喜欢玫瑰, 那就送玫瑰给她.
No, in fact, tulips aren't as expensive as roses this year.
不, 实际上, 今年的郁金香不像玫瑰那么昂贵.
Fine. How many tulips do you want to order?
$10.00 I can?Certainly. For send sixteen.
Yes. We usually include a short note with the flowers.
"To Mom. Happy Birthday." Yes, that's fine. Your mother's name and address, please?
"送给妈妈, 祝您生日快乐", 是的, 那很好, 你母亲的名字和地址, 能告诉我吗?
Mrs. G. Crawford. 143-29 Park Avenue. Is that C-R-A-W-F-O-R-D?
郭佛太太, 公园大道一四三之 29 号, 是不是 C-R-A-W-F-O-R-D ?
Thank you. And your name and address, please?
Michael Crawford. 342 88th Street. Thank you very much. Have a nice day, sir.
迈克尔郭佛, 八十八街三四二号, 谢谢您的惠顾, 祝您有个愉快的日子, 先生.