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交际汉语 Lesson 14 Taking a taxi

05-24-2010 11:39 BJT

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会话 A

(在校园里)

甲:你好

小江:你好!

甲:小江,你要去哪(儿)?

小江:我要去饭馆吃饭。我的表停了。现在几点了?

甲:四点五十。

小江:坏了,晚了!我得“打的”去了。(看钱包)得打辆便宜的。

小江:再见!

甲:再见!

出租车司机:您好!您去哪(儿)?

小江:师傅,我去全聚德烤鸭店。

出租车司机:请问是哪一家烤鸭店?

小江:(看地图)是和平门那家。

出租车司机:我们走哪条路?

小江:都有哪些路呢?

出租车司机:我们要么走地铁路,要么走南二环路。

小江:你说走哪条路好?

出租车司机:走地铁路近一些,但是城里堵车;南二环远一些,可是没有交通灯,比较好走。

小江:那就走南二环吧!

Translation:

(At school ground.)

A : Hello!

Xiao Jiang: Hello!

A : Xiao Jiang, where are you going?

Xiao Jiang: I'm going to eat at a restaurant. My watch has stopped, what's the time now?

A : Four fifty.

Xiao Jiang: Oh no,it's late! I have to go there by taxi. (looks at wallet) need to take a cheap taxi.

Xiao Jiang: Good-bye.

Xiao Jiang: Good-bye.

Taxi driver: Hello! Where are you going?

Xiao Jiang: Master, I'm going to the Quanjude Roast Duck Restaurant.

Taxi driver: Which roast duck restaurant?

Xiao Jiang: (looks at map) The one at Hepingmen.

Taxi driver: Which way should we go by?

Xiao Jiang: Which ways are there?

Taxi driver: We either go the same way as the subway, or take the southern second ring road.

Xiao Jiang: Which way do you think is better?

Taxi driver: The subway route is shorter, but there is traffic congestion in the city; the southern second ring road is further away, but there are no traffic lights, it's easier.

Xiao Jiang: Then take the southern second ring road!

会话 B

司机:您好!请问您去哪(儿)?

刘明:师傅,我先去美术馆,然后再到中国大饭店。

司机:美术馆到了。

刘明:麻烦您稍等我两分钟,我取一下东西就回来。

司机:请您付十元押金,谢谢。

刘明:谢谢您!我们走吧!师傅,从美术馆到中国大饭店需要多长时间?

司机:不好说。如果不堵车,大约需要二十分钟。

刘明:如果堵车呢?

司机:也许五十分钟,也许两个小时?

刘明:谢天谢地,不到一小时就到了。师傅,多少钱?

司机:(打票)三十五元。

刘明:(交钱)给您。

司机:谢谢。给您发票。别忘了带上您的东西。

Translation:

(Liu Ming waves.)

Driver: Hello! Where are you going?

Liu Ming: Master, I'm going to the Art Gallery, then to the China World Hotel.

Driver: We're here at the Art Museum.

Liu Ming: Please wait for two minutes,I'll be back after I pick up something.

Driver: Please leave a ten Yuan deposit, thanks.

Liu Ming: Thank you! Let's go! Master, how much time does it take from the Art Gallery to the China World Hotel?

Driver: Hard to say. If there's no traffic jam, maybe around 20 minutes.

Liu Ming: If there is a traffic jam?

Driver: Maybe 50 minutes, maybe 2 hours......

Liu Ming: Thank god, we got here within an hour. Master, how much is it?

Driver: (Prints out receipt.) Thirty five Yuan.

Liu Ming: (Pays) Here it is. Thanks. Here's your receipt.

Driver: Don't forget to take your belongings.


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