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