Situational Words and Phrases 情景词汇
1.Amen Pass 美国通行票
A: I'm interested in taking a bus tour of America. Do you have some kind of program that would allow me to do that at a good price?
B: Yes, we do. It is called Ameri Pass.
2.combined a. 联合的
A: How would you like it to be transported?
B: We think it necessary to move the container by way of combined transportation.
3.delay v. 耽搁，延误
A: Why can't we find the departure time for our Flight on the monitor?
B: It was just announced that Flight 736 had been delayed because of air traffic.
4.destination n. 目的地
A: Could you please tell me where I should get off?
B: Sure. What's your destination, please?
5.direct flight 直航
A: I'd like to book one seat to Kansas City on a flight leaving sometime before next Friday.
B: There aren't any direct flights, sir. You'll have to change in San Francisco.
6.fare n. 车票(费)
A: Can I get to Cambridge University on this bus?
B: Yes, get in, Sir. Your fare, please.
7.freight a. 货物
A: Who will hear the freight charges?
B: Freight for shipment from Dalian to Shanghai is to he charged to your account.
8.layover n. 中途稍作停留
A: How long is the layover in Korea?
B: It's only one hour.
9.luggage n. 行李
A: Ah, here's our Luggage, all safe and sound on the luggage racks. I didn't even have a chance to tip the porter.
B: That's not done here in China. Like the waiters in hotels and restaurants, porters don't expect tips.
10.luggage compartment (飞机或火车上的)行李舱(车)
A: They will put my checked suitcases and bags in the luggage compartment on the plane and I can't get at them until I arrive at my final destination.
B: So, you should carry with you a handbag for your immediate necessities, such as cosmetics.
11.non-stop n. 直达
A: There is a train at 5 a.m. It'll get you there at 10 a. m. But there are many slaps along the way.
B: And I have to get up very early too. Are there any non-stops to San Francisco?
12.taxi service 出租车服务
A: Is this the taxi service center? I need a taxi.
B: Just a moment, ma'am. The taxi will he coming soon.
13.traffic n. 交通
A: Will you give me a ride to the nearest hotel?
B: No problem, but the traffic might be heavy now.
14.traffic jam 交通阻塞
A: How can we avoid a traffic jam?
B: There's no way out. This is the only way to your destination.
15.tram n. 有轨电车
A: Is this the right bus for the Shangri-La Hotel?
B: Oh，no. You should take Tram No. 12.
A: Transport by sea is the most important mode of transportation in the World today.
B: Usually, it is cheaper to have goods sent by sea than by railway.