北美看医生实用英文(一)打电话预约医生

在北美看病,我们首先要和医生预约,才能去见医生的。

当你拔通医生前台的电话时,你将会听到下面的英文:

Good morning, This is Dr Jane ‘s office, How can I help you?

早上好!这是简医生办公室, 我可以帮你什么吗?

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几个易表达错误的句子

以下句子是中国人常说错或经常糊涂的句子,不过句子本身并没有错误,而是说得不地道,也就是说老外不会那样说,你要说,可能老外也明白,但是并不一定全部明白你,而且觉得你说出来怪怪的。

1. (错误) I don’t hope so. 我不希望如此。
    (正确) I hope not.

这个错误可能来源于”I don’t think so.” (我不这样认为),这句话是对的,但是你要说“我不希望这样”或“我不希望如此”,就不能说“I don’t hope so.”,而是“I hope not.”,这是老外地道说法;

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如何说对食物的感受

1. tasted good/nice.味道真的不错。
2.It tastes awful. 难吃死了
3.It’s too sweet/salty/sour/spicy 太甜/咸/酸/辣了
4.It’s yummy 真好吃
5.It’s yucky 真难吃
6.It’s tasteless没滋没味
7.Just one more bite. 再多吃一口。
8.I lost my appetite.我没胃口了。

NATO Phonetic Alphabet

When we use phone call we often have to tell something to other people using the English letters, for example you tell your friend an address, you might have to spell the address name, but English letter is not easy to be heard exactly such as you say “T” but your friend might heard as “D”, so we used to use other way like “T for Tango, D for Delta” so that your friend know the right letters.

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常用口语

1. Hard to tell. 很难说。
2. Quit that thought. 想都别想。
3. You never know. 世事难料。
4. Just let it go.别纠结了。
5. Keep it down. 小声一点。
6. We are even. 我们扯平了。
7. Don’t fool me. 别骗我。
8. You’re thick-skinned.你脸皮真厚。
9. What for? 这是干嘛?

问近况美语口语

1.What’s up?近来可好?
2.How was your day? 你今天过得怎么样?
3.How’s it going? 事情怎么样了?
4. How have you been?最近怎么样?
5.What’s happening?最近在忙啥?
6.What’s her status? 她现在情况怎么样?
7.What’s new with you?有啥新鲜事儿吗?