ここに名前を書いて下さい ( Write your name here. )
( Choose the correct answer for each question and then push the 'EVALUATE' button below. )
Mr. Jones, you shall meet Mrs. Browning.
Mr. Jones, let me show you Mrs. Browning.
Mr. Jones. I'd like you to meet Mrs. Browning.
I'm sorry. Mrs. Browning will meet Mr. Jones.
-- It's a pleasure to meet you, Mrs. Browning.
You believe in UFO's? Why?
Are you understood?
Is that clear now?
-- Yes, I understand.
Would you help me with my homework tonight?
Please don't smoke. This is the non-smoking section.
Ken, will you please not talk during the test?
You used to smoke ten cigarettes a day, didn't you?
-- I'm sorry but I can't. I have a big math exam tomorrow.
It's really hot today, isn't it?
-- It's to the right.
-- That's right.
-- Put on those clothes!
-- He's generally hot-tempered.
Good afternoon, Professor Tanaka.
It has been a pleasure to have known you.
-- Hello, Chris. How are you today?
Which shoes are yours?
-- There are some.
-- The shoes are.
-- Those are.
-- Mine are.
Could you recommend a good American writer?
-- By the way, Jack London.
-- For instance, Jack London.
-- I say Jack London.
-- For the sake of argument, Jack London.
Do the dishes, please.
Can I give you a hand?
Can you help me, please?
Could I borrow your comb?
-- Oh, that would be very nice of you.
What did you promise to do?
What did you order for me?
What did you say, please?
What did you teach me?
-- I said that we need to do this NOW.
Shall we go to see the Robin Williams movie?
-- I'm not sure, but it's perplexing.
-- I see nothing.
-- Why not?
-- I think I know him.
Does anyone else have any other matters of concern these days?
-- The job of a politician is to serve the community.
-- I'm not interested in politics at all.
-- Nobody is sure if that is a matter of importance or not.
-- I'd like to say something about the air pollution.
I wonder when Sue will be here.
-- Sue will be twenty next Tuesday.
-- Sue is soon getting married with Tom.
-- Sue told me she'd be 30 minutes late.
-- Sue told me that Tom was a wonderful guy.
Hi Sachiko! How've you been?
Hello Sachiko! What's wrong?
Hello Sachiko! To your health!
Hi Sachiko! May God be with you!
-- Fine, thanks. And you?
What is America's "Civil Rights Law?"
-- It is Japan's Equal Employment Opportunity Law.
-- Japan's Equal Employment Opportunity Law almost means this.
-- It's something like Japan's Equal Employment Opportunity Law.
-- It means Japan's Equal Employment Opportunity Law.
As I see it, expressways should be free of charge.
So, you think expressways should be free of charge?
Rumor says that expressways will be free of charge next year.
They aren't sure if expressways should be free of charge.
-- I agree!
Can you come to my house for lunch this Saturday, George?
-- Come on, keep trying.
-- Yes, let's.
-- Can I help you?
-- I'd be glad to.
My grandfather died last weekend.
-- It's alright. We can help ourselves.
-- I've got no idea what it was.
-- I'm really sorry to hear that.
-- God bless you!
Scott, did you hear that I got a job at Oriental Bank?
-- It's a pleasure!
-- I hope so!
-- You must be tired!
-- Well, congratulations!
What do you mean by "efflorescence?"
-- Er, how shall I put it? It means "flowering" or "developing."
-- Frankly speaking, it means "flowering" or "developing."
-- To tell the truth, it means "flowering" or "developing."
-- Far from it. It means "flowering" or "developing."
Could I please say a few words?
-- By all means.
-- That isn't true.
-- So what?
-- Which do you prefer?
Why are they against having the school day run from noon to 8 p.m.?
-- Because students think it is impossible to keep running for such a long time.
-- Simply because students don't like to run on the school grounds.
-- On the one hand, students like it. On the other, teachers like it, too.
-- For one thing, students don't like it. And for another, teachers don't either.
I must stress that this goal will be hard to attain.
Where do you stand on this matter?
Could you put me through to Mr. Smith, please?
Last weekend I went on a trip to Hokkaido.
-- I see what you mean.
And now, for our first speaker, Mr. Smith!
-- Sure. Hold on a minute.
-- Cheers! Mr. Jones, it is a pleasure to be here.
-- Don't mind. It's OK with me.
-- Thank you, Mr. Jones. Ladies and gentlemen...
Well, I must be going now. See you soon!
-- I didn't see anything.
-- It's been nice talking to you!
-- Where have you been?
-- Can you hear me?
That year Hemingway won a Pulitzer Prize for The Old Man and the Sea.
-- With pleasure.
-- Yes, please.
-- Right away.
With respect to interplanetary travel, scientists face a daunting task.
-- Pardon me. I really regret it.
-- I'm sorry. I regret having done it.
-- Again, what did you teach?
-- Sorry, I don't understand.
How do I make "a crane" with this paper?
-- Fold it like this, and then into a triangle.
-- It's so nice to see cranes in the park with you.
-- Please hold the handle tightly.
-- I'm afraid I don't keep cranes at home.
Sorry, is Dick a cooperative person?
Excuse me. Could you spell "cooporation" here?
Sorry, what does "corporation" mean?
Excuse me. Is a "corporation" the same?
-- It's basically the same as "company."
My mom won the lottery!
-- Can you manage?
-- Please forgive me.
-- That will be very nice.
-- Well, fancy that!
Didn't you and the girls meet yesterday?
When did Marian and her husband arrive?
Are you sure the shops are closed?
The Giants lost the match, didn't they?
-- They surely did.
Why don't we ask them to dinner this Saturday night?
-- Don't you think it's nice?
-- That would be fine.
-- I appreciate your attention.
-- We would like to have dinner.
How about going to a movie?
Don't you like movies?
You are going to a movie, aren't you?
Do you love to watch movies?
-- Sure. I'd love to.
So, you say English should be used in teaching all the subjects at school!
-- Thanks. These things happen.
-- That's not what I meant to say.
-- Maybe some other time.
-- That's too bad.
So it's agreed. We need to hire someone in Osaka.
-- Needless to say, how could we increase sales in Hiroshima?
-- That is to say, how could we increase sales in Hiroshima?
-- Strangely enough, how could we increase sales in Hiroshima?
-- To change the subject, how could we increase sales in Hiroshima?
The design has been in mind for a long time.
Do you keep this design in mind?
This design is quite alright now.
This design is not what I had in mind.
-- Alright. We'll try to fix it.
Don't worry. You can hand in the report next week.
-- That's very kind of you.
-- Thank you. You are very grateful.
-- Thank you very much. I'll give it a hand.
-- I won't worry and hand it in.
Jane got first prize at the international piano contest in Switzerland.
-- What's the matter?
-- That's all right!
-- She must be lazy!
-- How nice!
What a pity that you couldn't come.
If we operate now, he'll be alright.
What's the weather like outside?
How long have you been waiting?
-- Yes, I'm sorry about that.
Won't you have some more coffee?
-- Yes, there is some more coffee.
-- No, thank you. I've had enough.
-- Yes, help yourself, please.
-- It's no use crying over spilt milk.
What do you want to be when you grow up?
What was Jane's reaction to your remarks?
Do you mean to tell me that you can't do it?
I didn't get that joke. Can you explain it to me?
-- To be honest with you, that's right.
There is something on my mind.
Fancy seeing it at this time!
I am worried about something.
You shouldn't have done that.
-- It won't happen again.
Did you say "enryo" is a traditional word?
How do you say "enryo" in English?
What do you think about "enryo"?
Will you write down "enryo" in kanji?
-- I think it's "being modest" or "being polite."
I don't know what to do about Fred.
-- Stop laughing and be serious for a moment.
-- You must realize what to do about him.
-- If I were you, I'd talk to him directly.
-- That's exactly what I recommend.
Do you think it'll rain tomorrow?
-- It won't fall down.
-- We certainly will.
-- It's true.
-- It's not very likely.
Mind your head!
What's the matter?
Where did the climbers go?
May I say something?
-- Sure. Go ahead.
I cut it short. Is this good enough?
-- Of course. I'd be glad to.
-- You are welcome.
-- It'll do.
Could you tell me how to respond in English when another person sneezes?
-- Thousands of people have caught the flu.
-- You are OK if you've had it already.
-- We have a lot of types of flu these days.
-- Sorry, I don't know how to say it.
Excuse me. I couldn't quite hear that.
-- I hear they are awfully careful.
-- I'm looking forward to hearing from you.
-- Don't mind. I can hear you.
-- What I said was, "Be careful."
Is it OK if I leave now?
-- It's not allowed to stay here alone.
-- Certainly. I'd be glad to.
-- I'm sorry not to be able to leave.
-- I'm afraid not. We still have work to do.
Tea or coffee?
Don't mention it.
Please forgive me.
What do you call it?
-- No problem.