Situational Words and Phrases 情景词汇
1.bargain v. 讨价还价
A: It's rather more than I was thinking of paying.
B: I'm sorry, but there is no room for bargaining.
2.beyond one's means 超出某人的支付能力
A: It's 2,000 yuan RMB.
B: That's too expensive. It's beyond my means.
3.cost price 成本价
A: Can you come down a little bit?
B: To tell you the truth, it's almost at test price.
4.refund v. 偿还
A: Anything I can do for you?
B: Yes, I'd like to get a refund for this pair of shoes.
5.return v. 退(货)
A: Excuse me. Can I return the shoes? They are a bit small.
B: Why didn't you try them on before you bought them?
6.robbery n. 刹削，抢夺
A: It's $200.
B: That's sheer robbery. Have you got any cheaper nones?
7.serve v. 服务
A: Are you being served，madam?
B: Would you show me that watch?
8.short a. 短缺的
A: I'm looking for a T-shirt.
B: Sorry, we' re short of T-shirts at the moment.
9.window-shop v. 观看橱窗(而不买)
A: May I help you. ma'am?
B: No, thanks. I'm just window-shopping.