4 to decorate her house, so she calls on a furniture shop. Part 1Mrs. Barbara would liketo decorate her house, soshe calls on a furnitureshop.
5 Assistant: May I help you, Ma’am?Bar: I want some chairs forthe terrace.Ass: ..1……..we have a goodcollection of chairs. These arejust our examples.
6 Bar: I want chairs made of rattan.Ass: ….2…This is our newdesign, very becomingto modern homes, andvery comfortable to sit on.Bar: How much does eachone cost?
7 Ass: It costs only one hundred twenty baht for each chair, Ma’am. Bar: That’s too expensive.Ass: No, Ma’am..3… forsuch a fine work.Bar: And I don’t like its back.It’s too high.
8 Bar: ..4….it looks like a throne. Let me see that one, please. Ass: If you sit on it, Ma’am,you’ll find it very comfortable with high back like that. And it doesn’t look ugly, does it?Bar: ..4….it looks like a throne. Let me see that one, please.Ass: This is a very light and handy chair, and very strong withan iron frame.
9 Bar: How much is it? Anything else? Ass: This is only one hundred for each chair, Ma’am.Bar: …5…….Ass: All right, Ma’am.Anything else?
10 1. This way ,please. 2. Take it easy 3. Here you are 4. Here they are 1. What a lovely chair it is!2. How’s that Ma’am.3. We’re out of stock just now, Ma’am.4. How about these ,Ma’am?
11 3. 1. I really don’t have enough words to say2. You’ll find that our price arelower than anywhere else.3. This price isn’t at all expensive.4. I won’t tell you higher price
12 4. 1. In my sight 2. to me 3. To be honest 4. No doubt about it 5. 1. That’s OK. with me.2. I’ll take two of this type3. That’s ridiculous4. Let’s think about that fora minute
14 Would you like to join us? Would you mind coming? Anna: I’m having a partyon Saturday. …..6…Lucy: That’ll be great.What’s the occasion.?Do you want to have one?Would you like to join us?Would you mind coming?Do you want to come, please?
15 get-together. anything? Not usual. Not at all. 3. For nothing. Anna: …7….just aget-together.Lucy: Should I bringanything?Not usual.Not at all.3. For nothing.4. Nothing special
16 As you say. As you have. Don’t buy it. Don’t bother. Anna: ..8…By the way,do you know where I live?Lucy: Not exactly.Anna: ….9..As you say.As you have.Don’t buy it.Don’t bother.
17 I live quite far, so youshould take a taxi.2. It’s 15 minutes by bus, thenwalk for 10 minutes3. It’s near Food land ,andtake the first turning onthe right.4. I’m on Soi 17,the third housefrom the corner, on your left.
18 I’m thinking of having a slide presentation if I can get projector…10… Anna: One more thing,I’m thinking of having aslide presentation if I can getprojector…10…Lucy: Good idea.Can I take one?How does that sound?Is one available?What do you plan?
19 It’s not working It’s my friend’s I can’t find it. I often use it. I have a projector that Ican lend you, but ..11…,soI’m having it repaired.Anna: …12.Well, I’ll ask Nichada, then.It’s not workingIt’s my friend’sI can’t find it.I often use it.
20 I have a projector that I can lend you, but ..11…,so I’m having it repaired.Anna: …12….Well, I’ll ask Nichada, then.Excuse me.That’s too bad.You’re sorry.It’s shameful
21 sure you haven’t seen them. I had a wonderful time. Lucy: I’ll bring the slidesI took in Chiang Rai. I’msure you haven’t seen them.Anna : ..13….Lucy: Just this past week-end.I had a wonderful time.
22 Anna : ..13…….. I had a wonderful time. When did it go? Lucy: Just this past week-end.I had a wonderful time.When did it go?How long were you here?How many weeks did you go?Since when were you there?
23 So you had. So I hope. I’m sure you did. I agree with that. Anna: Well, don’t forget my party on Saturday.So you had.So I hope.I’m sure you did.I agree with that.
24 Lucy: …15…See you then. Bye. Anna: Bye.Yes, I do.Yes, I will.No, I won’t.No, I don’t.