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熱門必備句 TOP 20 簡單一句「借過」要怎麼說?這個 單元挑選了日生活中最熱門且實用 的句子,讓你避免話到嘴邊卻說不 出英語的窘境。

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借過。

Excuse me. 單 衍

excuse v. 原諒;准許……離去 excuse n. 藉口;饒恕

你還可以這樣說: ●

I’m sorry.

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Pardon me.

今天我請客。

Today it’s my treat. 單 衍 衍

treat n. 請客 treat v. 對待;處理 treatment n. 治療 類似的說法還有:

It’s on me today. 今天算我的。 ● I’ll get this one. 我付錢。 ● Allow me. 讓我請客。 ●

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我去一下洗手間。

I am going to the restroom. 單 衍

restroom n. rest v. 休息

廁所;休息室

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「廁所」還有其他的英文說法:

lavatory(飛機上的洗手間) ● men’s room(男用洗手間) ● ladies’ room(女用洗手間) ● women’s room(女用洗手間) ● bathroom(委婉的說法) ●

MAN

WOMAN

你知道嗎? 在台灣,有些人一提到「廁所」,第一個想到的字 大概就是 WC。WC 是 water closet 的縮寫,是老 式英式英語,現在在美國幾乎沒有人使用。

你還可以這樣說:

I need to use the bathroom. I need to go to the bathroom. ● Excuse me while I go to the bathroom. ● ●

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你在不爽什麼?

What are you unhappy about? 類似的說法還有:

What’s wrong? 怎麼了? What’s the matter? 發生什麼事了? ● Why the long face? 幹嘛板著臉? ● What’s getting you down? ● ●

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你可以這樣回答:

Nothing. 沒事。 It doesn’t matter. 不要緊。 ● Oh, where shall I begin? ● ●

呃,該從何說起呢?

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一起去吃飯吧。

Let’s eat together. 你還可以這樣說:

Let’s go get something to eat. Fancy a bite to eat?(英式說法) ● Let’s grab some food together. ● ●

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外帶,謝謝!

I’d like takeout, thanks. 單

takeout n.

外賣

你還可以這樣說:

To go, please. ● To take away, thanks. ● I’d like to get something to go. ●

「我要內用」英文可以這樣說:

I’d like to eat here. I’d like to eat in the restaurant.

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我要訂位,禮拜六晚上七點,五個人。

I’d like to book a table for five at seven o’clock, please. 你還可以這樣說: ●

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Do you have a table available at seven o’clock for five people? 乾杯!

Cheers! 你還可以這樣說: ● ●

Bottoms up! Down the hatch! 你知道嗎?

bottoms 是「底」,up 是「上」,所以 bottoms up 字面的意思是「杯底朝天」,就是「把酒喝乾了」。 但要注意的是,bottoms up 和 down the hatch 都 是比較輕鬆的口語用法,所以在正式場合還是不要 使用比較好喔!

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請問最近的捷運站怎麼去?

Could you please tell me how to get to the nearest MRT station? 你還可以這樣說: ●

Where’s the nearest MRT from here? 你可以這樣回答:

Sure. Go straight for three blocks, take the next right, then you’ll see the MRT station on the left. 嗯,往前直走,過了三個街區右轉,你就會看到捷 運站在左邊。

你知道嗎?

MRT 是由 Mass Rapid Transit ( 大 眾 快 速 運 輸 )的 字 首 縮 寫 而來。另外,常見的幾種地鐵 的說法還有 metro 、railway 及 subway。

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我真的不是故意的。

I didn’t do it on purpose. 單 片

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I didn’t mean it. I really didn’t mean for that to happen. ● I really did not intend to do so. ●

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你叫我嗎?

You called? 類似的說法還有:

Are you looking for me?

你在找我嗎?

你可以這樣回答: ●

Yes. Where have you been? 對呀,你到哪裡去了?

Yes. I’ve been looking all over for you. 對呀,我一直到處在找你。

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我請他回你電話。

I will ask him to call you back. 你還可以這樣說:

I’ll get him to return your call later.

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你還可以這樣說: ●


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可以刷卡嗎?

Can I use a credit card? 單

credit card n.

信用卡

你還可以這樣說:

Is a credit card OK? Do you take plastic? ● Do you accept credit cards? ● ●

你可以這樣回答:

Yes, we do. 可以,我們接受信用卡。 No. I’m sorry. Do you have cash?

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很抱歉,您可以付現嗎?

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請等一下,我在電話中。

Wait a moment, please; I am talking on the phone. 你還可以這樣說:

Hang on; I’m on a call.

類似的說法還有:

I’ll be right with you; I’m just finishing my call. 我電話快講完了,馬上就跟你說。 ● I am on another line now; can I call you back? ●

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不要動!

Freeze! 單 衍

freeze v. 結凍,在這裡是指「不要動」的意思 frozen adj. 結冰的

你還可以這樣說:

Don’t move! ● Hold it right there! ● Don’t move a muscle! ●

你知道嗎? 在美國曾發生一起日本留學生 誤把 freeze 聽成 please 而不幸遭到槍殺的悲劇。

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不要客氣,自己來。

Please make yourself at home. 你還可以這樣說:

Treat the place like it’s your own. ● Help yourself to anything. ● Please / Do help yourself! ●

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我要掛電話了。

I am going to hang up. 片 衍

hang up 掛上電話 pick up 拿起電話

你還可以這樣說:

I have to go now. I’m going to put the phone down.

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我考慮看看。

I will think about it. 片 衍

think about 考慮 consider v. 考慮

你還可以這樣說:

I’ll sleep on it. I’ll think it over. ● I’ll mull it over. ● ●

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包在我身上。

Leave it to me. 你還可以這樣說:

I’ll do it. I’ll take care of it.

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說來話長。

It’s a long story. 你還可以這樣說:

There’s so much to tell.

你知道嗎? 「長話短說」的英文就是 to make a long story short。

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