Today's class is closed.
Here is a talk from ラジオ英会話.
Topic is script to sysmpasize, relax, praise basically, praise the nature of partner.
A daughter and her father are talking about her piano concert.
a Dad, I'm so embarrassed. I made so many mistakes tonight.
b Nobody noticed, Amy. Did you hear the warm applause you got at the end?
a They were just being polite. I could have played much better.
b I understand how you feel, but it's over. Now try to put it behind you, OK?
a OK, but It'll take a while.
b Hey, how about we go to Murphy's Ice Cream Parlor?
a That would be great!
b You've earnrd it, princess.
key sentence is I understand how you feel, but it's over. Now put it behind you, OK?
I understand howyou feel., but I know you'll get over it.
I know you must be really disappointed, but you'll get lots of more opportunities.
Don't let it get youdown.Treat it as a learning experience.
Second story is two persons are talking about one's web page.
a I can't believe this. I only got one-star rating on my web page.
b How come? I thought everyone loved your handmade dolls.
a I wrote the wrong adress on a customer's package, and it didn't arrive on time.
b Is it all?
a Yes, the woman wrote a comment saying my customer service is bad. Now people won't trust me.
b Don't be too hard on yourself. Everyone makes mistakes.
a Thanks, Casper. I'll be more careful from now on.
Key sentence is Don't be too hard on yourself. Everyone makes mistakes.
Don't be too hard on yourself. The whole team played badly.
Don't push yourself so hard.It's important to relax too.
Hey, don't worry. I've got your back.
Third story is two colleagues are talking about one's presentation.
a How did you like my presentation?
b It was great. You could tell that you put a lot of work into it.
a I certainly did. I hope the president will adop my plan.
b I'm sure she will. There's no product like it on the market yet. You did an awesome job. Congratulations!
a Thanks . I spent a lot of sleepless nights worrying about it.
b Hey, let's go for lunch today.
a Great idea. How about Thai food?
key sentence is you did an awesome job. Congratulations!
You did an awesome job. What an actor you have become!
First prize? Way to go, Kumiko. I didn't know you were such a gifted poet.
Wow! Your pronunciation has improved tremendously. You should like a native speaker!
The last story is two colleagues are talking about Friday's conference.
a Hi, Nagisa. It's Steve.
b Oh, hi, It's been a while. What's up?
a Yea, it's been too long. Actually I have a favor to ask you.
b Oh, so you only call when you need something, huh ?
b Ha-ha! I'm just putting your leg. How can I help?
a Well, The main speaker for Friday's conference has canceled. Could you fill in for her?
b Hmm. It's short notice, but OK.
a Thank You! I knew I could count on you.
key sentencd is I knew I could count on you.
You did it! Listen to that engine! K knew you could fix it.
Hou clinched a great deal. I knew you had it in you.
You definitely have what it takes. I think you are a born leader.