EnglishPod Notes

1. Difficult Customer

  • I don't wanna say anymore
  • I'll be your waiter for tonight
  • May I take your order
  • I'm still working on it
    • I still need more time
  • I'll go with
    • I am choosing
    • I would choose
    • I would take
  • coke and fries
  • Your order will be ready soon
  • I'll just go grab a burger across the street
    • on your way home can you grab some milk
    • go grab
      • go get quickly
  • complimentary

26. New Year's Resolution

  • New year Resolution
  • eating habbits
    • what kind of the food you eat
    • what time you eat
    • cut out all that junk I eat
    • completely transform your eating habbits
    • stick to it
  • stuffed
  • go on a diet
  • vegetarian
  • lifestyle change
  • I mean it
    • I am serious
    • I am not joking

27. Ask for time off

  • use up all my vacation days
  • take some time off from ... to ...
    • take some unpaid leave
    • take a leave of absence
    • sick leave
    • personal leave
    • maternity leave
    • bank holiday
  • have a second/sec

31. Canceling an Appointment

  • reschedule our appointment
    • scheduling conflict
  • I have a bit of an emergency that I need to take care of
  • I hope it doesn't inconvenience you too much
  • i can't make it to the meeting either
    • this thing came up at work. and I must stay to take care of it.
  • postpone it to tomorrow
  • trying on a red leather jacket
  • what's up
    • not much
    • nothing
  • for a fake reason

42. I need more time

  • press kit
  • run into problems
    • run into a strom
    • run into some troubles with my computer
    • I met some problems is wrong
  • delayed/on time
  • you have over a month
  • something is beyond my control
  • put this off
    • leave it for later
  • I have been meaning to talk to you, but I have been busy.
    • wtf
  • Erika: my cat eat my homework
    • My cat really eat my homework, I leave it on the table.
    • I was a really good student, so my teacher believe me.

43. Applying for a Visa

  • B2 visa
    • for
    • tour visa
  • F1 visa
    • resident visa
  • J1 visa
    • temp exchange
    • resident visa
  • financially independent
  • granted a resident visa
  • we can dream this may happen
  • sponsoring
    • exactly
  • invitation letter
    • important
  • tie
    • the thing that would attach you to the country, make you return
    • maybe the most important question
  • asset
    • can be your tie
  • slow it down for you

44. Small Talk

  • you can actually use every single day
  • Anderson
  • How are you on this fine morning?
  • Here's my floor! Nice to talking to you
  • I'll take the stairs
  • barely even
  • did you catch the news
    • I didn't catch your name
    • I didn't catch what you say
    • did you happen to watch the football game last night
      • by chance
  • it sure is hot today

45. I'm Sorry I love You

  • we are on a break
    • a relationship that is temporarily on hold
    • let's take a break
  • mess this up
  • ruin everything
  • it's all my fault
  • make the first step
  • firefighter
  • sang to a girl in KTV
    • karaoke
  • seeing someone
    • dating or going out
    • not really serious, can be seeing other people at the same time
  • cheating on someone
    • != cheat someone
  • immature
  • calm her down, comfort her
  • everything is going to work out just fine
  • pull yourself together
    • stop crying, calm down, relax
  • it's going to be alright
  • Theoretically he can do whatever he likes

46. Emergency Room

  • hamster
  • hold up
  • hold still
  • mother instinct
  • i just knew
  • good as new
  • Oh my gosh
  • perform CPR
  • get a pulse
  • intensive care
  • critical condition
  • stabilize
  • intubate
  • BP
    • blood pressure
  • flatline
  • chest compressions
  • resuscitate
  • defibrillator
  • ER
    • Emergency Room
  • ICU
    • Intensive Care Unit

47. Just In Time Strategy

  • lead time
  • defect
  • I'm with you on this one
  • put this plan into action
  • eliminate

48. Carnival in Rio!

  • samba
  • Sambadrome
  • tickect scalper
  • This is like a once in a lifetime opportunity!
  • prestigious
  • stadium
  • ditch

49. Daily Life - Daddy Please!

  • No can do... sorry.
  • Fine then!
  • I was wondering can I ... = Do you think I could ... = Would you mind ...

50. Daily Life - New Guy In Town III

  • appetite
  • poison
  • aroma
  • pointer
    • tips
    • advice
    • hints
  • pass out
  • bitter
  • Ghothic

51. The Weekend - What a Bargain!

  • Bargain
  • That'a a bit out of my price range.
  • Can you give me a better deal?
  • I think I'll shop around.
  • I can give you a special discount.
  • That's still more than I wanted to spend.
  • It's still a bit pricey.
  • My final price. That's my last offer.
  • promotion
  • negotiate
  • freebie
    • a free item that is usually given to promote a product

52. Daily Life - Pizza Delivery

  • May I take your order?
  • I'd like a medium pizza with pepperoni, olives, and extra cheese.
  • We have a two-for-one special on large pizzas.
  • Would you like your second pizza to be the same as the first?
  • No, make the second one with ham, pineapple and green peppers.
  • dough
  • take-out

53. The Weekend - Head Chef

  • We'are really in the weeds.
    • in a difficult situation
    • reaaly busy, too much to do, can't finish everything
  • We're really packed.
  • running low on wine.
    • there's no much wine left
    • haveing not enough
    • to not have so much
  • peel
    • remove the outter skin of a fruit or vegetable
  • chop
    • cut into small pieces
  • dice
    • to cut something into small cubes
  • stew
  • stir
    • move or mix something; usually with a spoon
    • bake
  • pan
  • pot
  • stove
  • butcher
    • v.
    • n.
  • butter
    • v.
    • n.
  • Ok, I'm on it!
  • food critics
  • sous chef
    • chef that helps and asists the head chef
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