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The english we speak(BBC教学)第113期:cheesy 俗气

发表时间:2017-12-01内容来源:VOA英语学习网
Neil: Hello and welcome to The English We Speak I'm Neil and with me today is Li. 尼尔:大家好,欢迎来到地道英语节目,我是尼尔,今天和我一起主持节目的是李。 Li: Hi there I'm Li. Today's word is 'cheesy' and look here Neil, I've got something cheesy for you! 李:大家好,我是李。今天我们要讲的单词是cheesy,尼尔,看这里,我给你带了一些奶酪制品! Neil: Oh cheese crackers! Yummy… don't you like them? 尼尔:哦,奶酪饼干!好吃……你不喜欢吃吗? Li: No I find them too cheesy. As I don't eat cheese, I find the flavour a bit too strong. 李:不,我觉得它们奶酪叶太重了。我不吃奶酪,所以我认为这个味道太重了。 Neil: I like cheese and I love all cheesy food. (Short pause) but I don't like this music you're playing… it's too cheesy. 尼尔:我喜欢奶酪,我喜欢所有的奶酪食品。(短暂停顿)不过我不喜欢你播放的这首音乐……这歌太俗了。 Li: Too cheesy? Do you mean the music is no good? It's Christmas… 李:太俗?你是觉得这首歌不好吗?可是现在是圣诞节…… Neil: Well it's all right for this time of the year and it goes with the festive mood. But generally speaking it's too predicable, cheap and cheerful. Let's listen to a couple of examples: 尼尔:一年中这个时候放这首歌还好,这和节日氛围很配。不过一般来说,这歌总是一成不变,俗气又欢快。我们来听一些例子: A: Would you like to go to the pantomime next week, thought it'd be fun. A:下周你想去看童话剧吗,我想会很有意思的。 B: Em… I know children love it but I find it a bit too cheesy. I used to love it as a kid. B:额……我知道孩子们很喜欢,不过我觉得那太俗了。我还是孩子的时候很喜欢看。 A: Hi everyone I am organising our Christmas dinner. How about going back to The Cheshire Cheese pub? A:大家好,我要负责咱们的圣诞晚餐。我们还去 Cheshire Cheese酒吧怎么样? B: The food was excellent, but you know what? The music there was a bit too cheesy, B:那里的食物非常棒,不过你知道吗,那里的音乐有点俗。 A: Cheesy? Of course. Maybe that's why the pub is called ' The Cheshire Cheese'. A:俗?当然了。也许那就是这家酒店叫做Cheshire Cheese的原因。 The English We Speak 这里是地道英语节目 Li: The second speaker there came across as a bit snobbish, don't you think? 李:第二个说话的人听上去有点傲慢,你觉得呢? Neil: Yes the word does have a slightly negative connotation, something too superficial and simple and … 尼尔:对,这个词有轻微的贬义,形容某些事过于肤浅,过于简单…… Li: Not deep and sophisticated? 李:不是深刻又复杂? Neil: No. 尼尔:不是。 Li: I see. Remember what you said about the music I’m playing? So you mean my taste in music is not very sophisticated? 李:我明白了。你记得你刚怎么说我播放的音乐吗?所以你的意思是我对音乐的品味不高雅? Neil: No, don't get me wrong. It's only that one particular piece because I've heard it so many times. Well I must say that your taste in clothes is fabulous. (Pause to get a closer look) Is this a new coat? Never seen it before? 尼尔:不是,别误会我的意思。只是那一首,因为我听过太多次了。不过我必须要说,你对衣着的品味非常棒。(停下,近距离看)这件是新买的大衣吗?我以前从来没看见过。 Li: Yes? 李:对啊。 Neil: I think the bright colours suit you really well, your face is lit up and you look very… attractive… and… charming… and…. 尼尔:我认为鲜艳的颜色真的非常适合你,你的脸色也提亮了,而且你看起来非常……迷人……而且有魅力……而且…… Li: Oh, stop it Neil. I never knew you can be so cheesy! Come on, please have some cheese crackers and that'll stop your cheesy compliments… 李:行了,尼尔,够了。我从来不知道你可以这么肉麻!来吃些奶酪饼干吧,这可以堵住你那廉价的赞美…… Neil: Li, you're blushing! 尼尔:李,你脸红了! Li: Bye for now. 李:现在该说再见了。 Neil: Bye. 尼尔:再见。 来自:VOA英语网 文章地址: http://www.tingvoa.com/html/20171201/515903.html
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