Today`s speech is a talk about Radio Eikaiwa.
Topic is conjunction, as, before, now that, because
Professor Peacock and Aki are talking.
a Aki, how many times have you been to the UK?
b I`ve lost count.
a Well, there are always a lot to see here.
b Yes, I want to go to Scotland again.
a As a native of Scotland, I definitely recommend it.
b Brendan, what`s that behind you?
a Oh, you`ve noticed. As you know, tomorrow is the Valentine`s Day. This is a present for you.
b Really? What`s it?
a Open it.
b A scarf. And I love this color! Thank you.
Key sentence as a native of the UK,
I recommend it.
As you docter, I suggest you should
I regard my new job as a big challenve.
Do as I say, not as I do.
Taro is as tall as Jiro.
As you know, Dan is coming back to the UK next month.
As your doctor, I strongly recommend you go on a diet.
I want to visit as many places as possible during my stay in Japan.
Roxy and her grandfagher are talking.
a Granpa, we are finally going to Shakespeare's birthplace today.
b Yes, I know you like Shakespear.
a I like the play Romeo and Juliet.
b Well, it`s the world most famous love story.
I saw a film made in 1980`s with a lovely actress who played Juliet.
a I would`d like to see that.
b You can. any way, I`ll just go to restroom before we leave.
Key sentence I`ll just go to the restroom befoe we leave.
I couldn`t move after I had .spent 5 hours planting .planting rice.
I`ll take care of your medaka until you come back.
It`s been 4 years since we last met.
We had better clean this mess befodd dad and mom get back.
I`ll give you a hand after I finish this email.
We can`g leave until evryone is here.
A couple, Takuma and Kelly are talking.
a Takuma, I love our new sofa. It`s so comfortable. And it looks great in our apartment.
b I`m glad you like it. After what we paid for it, I`ll have to work harder.
a Please do! Now we have a sofa, let`s have a party here.
b That`s a great idea, Kelly. We can invite all our friends.
a Can you pick a date?
b Hmm, let`s see. How about next month? Around Saint Patrick`s Day.
a Oh, I would love that. My dad`s from Ireland!
Key sentence Now that we have a sofa, let`s have a party here.
Now that we`ve cleaned up this misunderstanding, let`s move on.
I`ll call you as soon as I get the result.
I`ll let you know as soon as I can.
Once we get used to the software, we`ll be fine.
Now that you`ve mastered the basics, let`s move on to the next level.
I`ll give your message to Mariko as soon as he gets here.
I`ll call the restaurant and cancel our reservation as soon as I can.
Army and her father ars talking.
She played the piano at a recital.
a Amy, Why the sad face?
b I made a lot of mistakes.
a I didn`t hear any mistakes.
b Come on, dad. They are obvious. I didn`t play well because I didnt practice enough.
a You can practice next time.
b I want to take part in another recital.
a You did a great job. Let`s go to West Big Icecream.
b Isn`t it too cold for ice cream?
a They also have hot chocolate there.
b That sounds better.
Key sentence I didn`t play well because I didnt practice enough.
I didn`t play well, since I didn`t practice enough.
I didn`t play well, as I didn`t practice enough.
I didn`t practice enough, so I didn`t play well.
I didn`t practice enough, and I didn`t play well.
Keiko is my true friend because she`s always there.
I didn`t choose Gary, since be is not a gea player.
I studied all morning and now I have a terrible headache.