생활영어2009. 4. 24. 10:37

Travelling 

 

 

# 1

 

  Kyu   : Is this your first visit to this city?
  Sook : Yes, it is.
  Kyu   : It's my first time also.  Have you come here on business?
  Sook : No, I haven't. I'm a tourist here. Is it a business trip for you?
  Kyu   : Yes. But I'm having a wonderful time just the same.
  Sook : I'm glad to hear that.  This city is really an excellent place to visit.
  Kyu   : That's right.  And I'm going to see as much as I can between my business duties.
  Sook : Good for you!

 


# 2

 

  Kyu   : How was your vacation?
  Sook : It was great.
  Kyu   : Did you go anywhere?
  Sook : Yes. I went to the United States.
  Kyu   : Oh, really?  How exciting!  What did you like best about your trip?
  Sook : I really enjoyed the days we spent in Los Angeles. 
            I especially  had a good time at Disneyland.

 

 

Conversation

 

  Kyu   : You look like you've been to the beach.  Your skin is so tanned.
  Sook : I have been to the beach.  I just returned from Thailand.
  Kyu   : Really?  How did you like it?
  Sook : I've never had such a wonderful vacation before.  Have you ever been to London?
  Kyu   : No, but I've been to Singapore.
  Sook : Really?  What's it like?
  Kyu   : It's very clean and beautiful.
  Sook : What did you like most about it?
  Kyu   : I liked the old, historic buildings.  They're really interesting.
 
 

 


Pronounciation Clinic


생략에 의한 음운 변화

생략은 가까운 음의 영향으로 일어나는 음운 현상입니다. 자음의 생략은 연속되어 발음되는 자음중에서 하나를 탈락시켜서 발음을 용이하게 하는 것입니다. 다시 말하면 동일한 자음이 이어질 때 둘 중 하나의 발음을 생략하는 것입니다.

 

long : lamp post [램프 포우스트] -> short : lamp post [램 포우스트]
long : bus stop [버스 스탑] -> short : bus stop [버스탑]
long : want to [원트 투] -> short : want to [원 투] -> wanna [워너]
long : count ten [카운트 텐] -> short : count ten [카운 텐]

 

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  1. 오늘은 좀 어려운데요... 점점 난이도를 올리시는 거 같아요..

    2009.04.24 14:23 신고 [ ADDR : EDIT/ DEL : REPLY ]
    • 저도 요즘 헷갈려서...조만간 수위를 확 낮추려고 하고 있습니다.^^

      행복한 하루 되세요

      2009.04.24 15:47 [ ADDR : EDIT/ DEL ]