Today’s speech is a talk from ラジオ英会話.
Topic is script to reconcile, ask about the real intention, demand the reconsideration from him, urge to decide.
First stoty is Doug apologizes to Shiho.
a Shiho, I want to apologize.
b Doug, I told you I don't to talk to you anymore.
How can I trust someone who breaks promises?
a It just came out naturally. I was so happy that you got accepted into Columbia.
b But you didn't respect my privacy.
a Look, I'm apologizing, so can we let bygones be bygones? Here, this is for you.
b What's this? A box of chocolates? They look expensive.
a Well, it's valentine Day, isn't it?
Key sentence is can we let bygones be bygones?
Shall we let bygones be bygones and move on?
How about we wipe the slate clean? Let's start over, OK?
It' time to forgive and forget.That will be good for both of us.
Bicky proposes a date to Hitomi.
a Er,.. Hi, Hitomi . How are you today?
b I'm fine, Rickey. What's up?
a Nothing special. I just thought I'd say 'hi'.
b I see, well. Nice talking to you, but I have a meeting to go to.
a Right. Absolutely, I was wondering.
b Rickey, will you stop beating about the bush and just say what you want to say?
a Well, I was wondering if you would like to have a dinner with me tonight?
Stop beating about the bush, will you? Time is money, remember!
Could you come to the point? We are running out of time.
What are you driving at? You can be frank.
The third story is a couple are talking about health check.
a I'm starving. Let's eat out tonight. I'm in a mood for a nice, juicy steak with French fries.
b Steak and fries? Have you forgotten you have your health check tomorrow?
a Oh, Yea, right. But It won't make a big diffeence.
b Remember, your results last year were really bad. You haven't been exercising or dieting at all.
a But you have got to enjoy life once in a while.
b Once in a while is fine. But you need more self-control.d.7u
key sentence is have you forgotten you have your healthchech tomorrow?
Have you forgotten it is our wedding anniversary todsy?
You should really reconsider. Otherwise, you could get into trouble.
No! Don't toutch it. If it's not broken, don't fix it, right?
The last story is Shiho's elder brother and Shiho are talking about Doug.
a You know my friend Doug, right?
b The guy who leaked your secret?
a Yes, but he apologized and gave me a box of chocolates.
b Well, that's nice of him.
a Actually Doug's a really sweet guy. I didn't realize how much I liked him.
b That's great. Just tell him, then!
a Well, I'm going abroad soon, Maybe its 'not the rigtt time.
b Come on, Shiho, I mean, If not now, when?
Seize the day!
a Mmm., I'll think about it.
key sentence is If not now, when? Seize the day!
If not now, when! You have got to strike while the iron is hot.
There is no time like the present. Let's do it!
Our Balentine Day, it has passed so far.. I feel 'girichoco' nostalgic.