Today’s speech is a talk from ラジオ英会話.
Topic is conditional statement.
If, if not, unless, just in case, as long as, otherwise, or.
First story is A soccer player and his coatch are talking about his missing practice.
a Tony, You misses every practice last month. What's going on?
b Sorry, coatch. I 've been busy with my part-time job.
a Well, you are going to have to make a choice between soccer or your job.
b You know how much I love soccer. But I need the money to help pay for my school fees.
a I understand that. If you carry out like this, I 'll have to kick you off the team.
b OK, coatch.
key sentence is if you carry on like this, I 'll have to kick you off the team.
If you don't do exactly as I say, you 'll suffer the consequences.If you exercise more, you 'll feel much more energetic.
What if you have a panic this Saturday?
If you don'twell start treating me better, I 'll break up with you.
What if we go to a spa this weekend?
If you don't pay me back by Friday, I'll make you suffer.
Second story is Two persons are talking that their friend are late for their appointment.
a Where's Liz? She 's always late.
b She's still in her room. She's probably still sleeping.
a But the buss for Mt. Fuji leaves in 1
5 minutes. The next one doesn't come for another hour.
b Don't worry. I'll go and get her.
a OK. But if she doesn't get down here in time, I'm leaving now. I've been looking forward to seeing Mt.Fuji for months.
b Take it easy. Mt.Fuji is't going anywhere.
key sentence is If she doesn't get downhere in time, I'm leaving now.
I`m not going unless you don't invite him,too.
I'll be surprised if he doesn't get chosenas captain.
If you don't have time now, we can meet later.
She will be disappointed if she doesn't get into a top university.
You can't get into this club unless you wear a jacket and tie.
Third story is Two persons are talking about how to get ice cream.
a Did you enjoy the hot spring, Aliy?
b Yes, it was so relaxing. But now I want some ice cream.
I should have bought that miso ice cream back at that shop.
a Don't they sell it here in the Hotel?
b No, they just have chocolate and vanilla ice cream.
You stay here. I 'll go back there and get some.
a Wait. I 'm sure you can handle the Japanese,
but I'll go with you just in case.
b Thanks, Shota.
key sentence is I'll go with you just in case.
Bring an umbrella with you just in case it rains.
I'm taking a phone charger just in case the battery runs low.
I love you as long as I live.
As long as you don't do anything stupid, you'll be fine.
It' always good to back up your data just in case.
I bought us some sandwiches just in case we get hungry.
You can play video games as long as you finish all ylur homework first.
Last story is A couple is talking about their water heater to be fixed.
a Hi, Honey. I'm home.
b Hi, how was your today?
a It was fine except for this morning.
There is no hot water so I took a cold shower.
b It' happening more and more recently. Our water heater is too old.
a We will have to get it fixed soon. Otherwise, we will probably both catch a cold.
b OK. I will call the repair people first thing tomorrow morning.
a Thanks, Honey.
key sentence is We 'll have to get it fixed soon.Otherwise, we'll probably both catch a cold.
Just shut up and listen. Otherwise, you'll be sorry.
Be there at 10 a.m. on the dot, ot we'll leave without you.
Be there at 10a.m. on the dot. Otherwise you will be sorry.
We'd better aply for tickets ASAP. Otherwise, they will all be sold out.
Take your job more seriously. Otherwise, you may get sacked.
You must practice hard evrry day. or you'll never get to a good level.