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Unit13 Lesson1 Booking Tickets

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(飞)机票 (fēi) jīpiào airline ticket
dìng to book
航空公司 hángkōng gōngsī airline company
直飞 zhífēi direct flight
起飞 qǐfēi to take off
旅途 lǚtú trip
大概 dàgài about
转机 zhuǎnjī transfer
考虑 kǎolǜ to consider
Dialogue
Wáng Lěi: Nínhǎo! Wǒ xiǎng dìng yī zhāng míngtiān qù Bālí de jīpiào.
王磊: 您好!我想订一张明天去巴黎的机票。
  Hello. I want to book an airplane ticket departing tomorrow for Paris.
Wáng xiānsheng: Hǎode, nǐxiǎng dìng nǎge hángkōng gōngsī de?
王先生: 好的,你想订哪个航空公司的?
  Ok, which airline do you want to book?
Wáng Lěi: Wǒdìng Fǎguó hángkōng gōngsī de jīpiào.
王磊: 我订法国航空公司的机票。
  I would like to book with Air France.
Wáng xiānsheng: Duìbuqǐ, Fǎguó hángkōng gōngsī zhífēi Bālí de jīpiào méiyǒule, nín kěyǐ kǎolǜ biéde hángkōng gōngsī ma?
王先生: 对不起,法国航空公司直飞巴黎的机票没有了,您可以考虑别的航空公司吗?
  Sorry, the direct flight of Air France is sold out. Would you consider other airlines?
Wáng Lěi: Wǒháishì xiǎng dìng Fǎguó hángkōng gōngsīde jīpiào.
王磊: 我还是想订法国航空公司的机票。
  I would still like to book tickets with Air France.
Wáng xiānsheng: Nín zài Guǎngzhōu zhuǎnjī, ránhòu fēi Bālí, kěyǐ ma?
王先生: 您在广州转机,然后飞巴黎,可以吗?
  Could you transfer in Guangzhou and then to Paris?
Wáng Lěi: Wǒ zài Guǎngzhōu yào děng duō jiǔ?
王磊: 我在广州要等多久?
  How long will I be waiting in Guangzhou?
Wáng xiānsheng: Dàgài yíge bàn xiǎoshí.Běijīng shíjiān xiàwǔ sāndiǎn qǐfēi, liùdiǎn dào Guǎngzhōu. Qī diǎnbàn cóng Guǎngzhōu qǐfēi. Běijīng Shíjiān liǎngdiǎnbàn dào Bālí, Bālí shíjiān shì wǎnshàng qīdiǎn bàn.
王先生: 大概1个半小时。北京时间下午3点起飞,6点到广州。7点半从广州起飞。北京时间2点半到巴黎,巴黎时间是晚上7点半。
  About one and half an hour. The plane takes off at 3pm and arrives in Guangzhou at 6pm. It takes off from Guangzhou at 7:30 pm and arrives in Paris at 2:30am Beijing time. Paris time is 7:30pm.
Wáng Lěi: Kěyǐ.
王磊: 可以。
  Ok.
Wáng xiānsheng: Jī piào dìnghǎo le, gěi nín.
王先生: 机票订好了,给您。
  Your ticket is booked. Here you are.
Wáng Lěi: Xièxie, zàijiàn!
王磊: 谢谢,再见!
  Thank you. Bye.
Wáng xiānsheng: Zhùnín lǚtú yúkuài!
王先生: 祝您旅途愉快!
  Have a nice trip!
Sentence Pattern
dàgài
1、大概probably, about
Usage: The adverb 大概(dàgài) means probably.
e.g.
Cóng Běijīng dào Niǔyuē zuòfēijī dàgài shísān ge xiǎoshí.
1) 从北京到纽约坐飞机大概13个小时。
It takes about 13 hours from Beijing to New York by plane.
Wǒmen gōngsī dàgài yǒu shí ge rén.
2) 我们公司大概有十个人。
There are about 10 people in our company.
Exercise: Translation
1) I have about 5 Chinese books.
2) I work for about 8 hours everyday.
3) I wake up at about 10am on weekends.
4) You spent about 3 hours on finishing the homework.
5) The plane takes off at about 4 pm.
Jī piào dìnghǎole.
2、机票订好了。The plane ticket is booked.
Usage: V + 好(hǎo) is the complement of result showing act that is finished and done well.
e.g.
Wǎn fàn zuò hǎo le.
1) 晚饭做好了。
Dinner is ready.
Zuòyè zuò hǎo le.
2) 作业做好了。
The homework is finished.
Exercise: Fill in the blanks.
Xìnwǒ xiě______le.
1) 信我写______了。
Zhè jiàn shì wǒ bàn______le.
2) 这件事我办______了。
Exercise
回答问题:Answer the Questions
Nǐ chángcháng zuò nǎge hángkōnggōngsīde fēijī?
1) 你常常坐哪个航空公司的飞机?
Nǐ zěnme dìng jīpiào?
2) 你怎么订机票?
Nǐ de péngyou yào qù Zhōngguó lǚxíng, nǐ yào shuōshénme?
3) 你的朋友要去中国旅行,你要说什么?