Today's speech is a talk from ラジオ英会話.
Topic is adverb probably, obviously, as far as I know, not.
Adverb is useful. We can express our some attitudes.
first story is two persons are talking. one thinks he got dumped.
a Takuma, are you still dating Kelly?
b No, I stopped seeing her.
a What happened? I thought you liked her.
b I still do, but now she only sends me simple text messages without any cute emoji, so I decided to break up with her.
a What? That's no reason to split up with someone!
b So you probably think I 'm crazy for dumping her, right?
a Well, I think you're reading too much into it!
b Maybe. But I didn 't want to be the one to get dumped.
a Ah, I see. I didn't realize you were so sensitive.
key sentence is you probably think I'm cracy for dumping her, right?
Takumi,b is afraid that he got dumped.
a tells Takumi not to dump her.
We'll definitely come to your birthday party.
You are probably have heard about the change of schedule, aren't you?
Maybe, you should first weigh up the pros and cons of such a decision.
Next story is NASA at Huston and Space S
hip are talking.
a Akira, were you responsible for that loud noise?
b Yes, Megan. It came from my video game.
a Why are you playing a video game?
b It was my break time , and I forgot to turn down the volume.
a We thought there had been an accident. Obviously you need to be more forcused on this mission.
b I'm sorry. I won't let it happen again.
a You are one of our top astronaunts, so we expect the highest standard of professionalism from you.
key sentence is Obviously you need to be more fedocused on this mission.
Megun seems to be angry.
Obviously you didn't follow my advice.
Happily the rain stppped so we were able to enjoy the barbecue as planned.
Clearly they got hold of the wrong end of the stick and completely misunderstood our proposal.
Next story is Professor and his student are talking.
a Professor Peacock, have you ever visited hat archaiologistic site in Turkey?
b You mean Gobekli Tepe? Yes, in fact, I have. It quite a remarkable site.
a How old is it exactly?
b Well, as far as I know, it is the oldest site in the world.
a This really changes our view of history, doesn't it?
b That's what I've been saying,Jessica.
a I wonder if we'll find older sites.
b I'm confident that we will.
key sentence is as far as I know, it's the oldest site in the world.
b, professor Peacock isn'ta convinced about that archaeological site was the oldest inthe world.
Personally, I prefer classical to pop music.
Seriously, are you telling me yoj are thinking of marrying that guy?
As far as I know, there are still quite a few tickets left for this evening's performance.
Last story is two persons are talking about an action movie.
a Hey, Helen. Did you watch Ramenator on TV last night?
b No, I didn't watch any TV yesterday. I was too busy.
a Oh, right. The economic report is due tommorow.
b That's right. Was it the first movie from 1990?
a Yes, it was the original. Arnold Silverster was so young back then.
b I can't believe he 's still continuing that series.
a How many Ramenator films have there been?b Forteen, I think. The last one wasn't so good.
a I know.
key sentence is I didn't watch any TV yesterday.
I don't watch TV during meals.
My new job ian't as demanding as I expected.
You shouldn't believe everything Cris says.He loves to joke.
Now archaeological sites.
May I ask you a question?
How many old civilizations in the world have there been?
What the four big world civilizations are?
BC 3000 Tigris Euphrates River Mesopotamian Iraqu
BC 2300 Yellow River China
BC 2000 Indus River India
BC 4100 Nile River Egypt
There are huge fertile soil lands along big River. basin. They had irrigation system and agricultural life.
Gobekli Tepe is said it was connected to Mesopotamian civilization.