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Lesson 47 - As a matter of fact - 实际上

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Dialogue 1

甲: 琳达,今晚我想请你吃晚饭 。
jiǎ : lín dá ,jīn wǎn wǒ xiǎng qǐng nǐ chī wǎn fàn.

乙:这是个好主意。可是据我所知,你近来入不敷出,是吗?
yǐ : zhè shì gè hǎo zhǔ yì 。kě shì jù wǒ suǒ zhī ,nǐ jìn lái rù bú fū chū ,shì ma ?

甲:那倒是。可是实际上,我刚刚领到奖金。
jiǎ : nà dǎo shì 。kě shì shí jì shàng ,wǒ gāng gang lǐng dào jiǎng jīn.

乙:所以你想请我。
yǐ : suǒ yǐ nǐ xiǎng qǐng wǒ 。

甲:没错。你接受我的邀请吗?
jiǎ : méi cuò 。nǐ jiē shòu wǒ de yāo qǐng ma ?

乙:好呀。我非常感谢。
yǐ : hǎo ya。wǒ fēi cháng gǎn xiè。

A: Linda, I'd like to treat you to dinner tonight.
B:That's a good idea. But as fat as I know,you can't make ends meet these days, can you ?
A: That's true. But as a matter of fact, I have just received my bonus.
B: That's why you want to treat me.
A: You can say that again. Will you accept my invitation?
B: All right. I really appreciate it.

Dialogue 2

甲:喂,玛莎,进来。什么风把你吹来了?
jiǎ : wei ,mǎ shā ,jìn lái 。shén me fēng bǎ nǐ chui lái le ?

乙:哦,彼得,我过来聊一聊天。
yǐ : ò ,bǐ de ,wǒ guò lái liáo yī liao tiān 

甲:嗯,好像我很久都没见到你了。鲍勃怎么样?你们相处的好吗?
jiǎ : en,hǎo xiàng wǒ hěn jiǔ dōu méi jiàn dào nǐ le 。bào bó zěn me yàng ?nǐ men xiāng chǔ de hǎo ma ?

乙:很好。实际上,我们刚刚订婚。我特来邀请你去参加我们的婚礼。
yǐ : hěn hǎo 。shí jì shàng ,wǒ men gāng gāng dìng hūn 。wǒ tè lái yāo qǐng nǐ qù cān jiā wǒ men de hūn lǐ。

甲:真的吗?我为你们俩儿高兴。
jiǎ:zhēn de ma ?wǒ wèi nǐ men liǎ ér gāo xìng 。

乙:谢谢你。
yǐ : xiè xie nǐ 。

A: Hello, Martha, come on in. What has brought you here?
B: Hello, Peter, I just dropped in for a little chat.
A: Say, it seems that I haven't seen you for a long time.How is Bob? How are you getting along with each other?
B: Pretty good. And as a matter of fact, we just got engaged. I'm here to invite you to our wedding.
A: Really? I'm happy for both of you.
B: Thank you.

Dialogue 3

甲: 嗨,爱德华。对不起我迟到了。交通太拥挤了。
jiǎ :hāi ,ài dé huá 。duì bù qǐ wǒ chí dào le 。jiāo tōng tài yōng jǐ le 。


乙:没关系。实际上,我5分钟前刚到。
yǐ : méi guān xi 。shí jì shàng ,wǒ 5 fēn zhōng qián gāng dào .


甲: 是吗?知道这事太好了,我不喜欢让别人等。
jiǎ : shì ma ?zhī dào zhè shì tài hǎo le ,wǒ bù xǐ huān ràng bié rén děng 。

乙:我也一样。
yǐ : wǒ yě yí yàng 。

A: Hi, Edward. I'm sorry I'm late. The traffic.was too heavy.
B: That's all right. As a matter of fact. I just arrived 5 minutes ago.
A: Did you?That's good to know. I don't like to keep people waiting.
B: Me, neither.

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