关于准备跳伞的情景会话

发表时间:2009-09-14内容来源:VOA英语学习网
莎拉: What's your number?
你几号?
艾伦: I'm number seven. What about you?
七号.你呢?
莎拉: Five.
五号.
艾伦: Hah hah! You have to go before me. Hah hah hah!
哈哈!你在我之前.哈哈哈!
莎拉: You think it's funny. I'm terrified.
你觉得好笑吗?我都快吓死了.
艾伦: Don't worry. It's safe.
别焦虑.很安全的.
莎拉: But I've never jumped off anything in my life.The highest thing I've jumped off is my bed. I'm scared.
我这一辈子还没跳过任何东西.最高是从床上跳下来过.我很害怕.
艾伦: You are the one who wanted to come here, Sarah. You should enjoy it.
是你自己想来的.莎拉.你应该尽情地玩.
莎拉: I guess I'm adventuresome, but then I'm scared too.
我是敢冒险.不过我也很害怕.
艾伦: I'm not too scared. But I've done sky diving before.
我不太怕.但我以前玩过跳伞.
莎拉: Really? When?
真的啊?什么时候?
艾伦: I did it about two years ago. In Montana. It was great.
我两年前跳过.在蒙大拿.很好玩.
莎拉: Weren't you scared?
你不害怕吗?
艾伦: Of course. But if you go with an established company, you're usually safe.
当然害怕.但是如果你去正规的公司.通常很安全.
莎拉: Is this bungee company established?
这家公司是正规的吗?
艾伦: Well, I know it has been in business at least a year.And only four people have died.
我知道它至少有一年的经验了.而且只死过四个人.
莎拉: Four people?
四个人?
艾伦: I'm just kidding. Don't be so nervous.
开玩笑的.别那么紧张.
莎拉: I don't like jokes like that.I have heard about real cases where people died bungee jumping.
我不喜欢开这种玩笑.我听过真的有人玩高空弹跳死掉的.
艾伦: Yes, I have too. But that was in the beginning of the sport.Now things are better.
我也听过.不过是这种活动刚开始的时候.现在安全多了.
莎拉: I remember one woman died because she lied about her weight.They set the equipment for a lighter person, and she hit the ground.
我听过一个女人因为谎报体重而摔死.他们给她体重较轻的人用的绳子.因而导致她撞到地上.
艾伦: I've heard about that one too.That was in a kind of fair, I think. In Florida.
我也听过那件事.我想那是在一个集会上.在佛罗里达州.
莎拉: I'm glad we're over water here.
我很庆幸我们是在水上.
艾伦: Just don't lie about your weight. Or you will come up with fish in your mouth.
只要别谎报体重就行了.否则你的嘴巴会塞满好多鱼.
莎拉: You are not funny today. Wait! Did he just call number five?
你今天并不幽默.等等.他是不是叫五号?
艾伦: Yes, you're up. Good luck.
对.该你了.祝你好运.
莎拉: Oh, my God! I can't believe I'm going to do this.
天啊!我不敢相信我要跳了.
艾伦: Catch me a big fish, alright?
帮我抓一条鱼.好吗?
莎拉: Shut up, Allen! Just shut up!
闭嘴.艾伦!闭上你的嘴!

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