Business English for Beginners 1 – Background Information

Business English for Beginners

Dialogue 1
A: Good morning, sir, what can I do for you? you look so worried.
B: Yes, I am. I have to transfer some money to someone before 10 o’clock. Now it is ten minutes to ten, but there are still four persons in front of me. I don’t know what to do for such a hurry.
A: Please don’t worry, let me help you with your business. (to other customers) Ladies and gentlemen, I am so sorry to bother you, but this young man is in a hurry, would you mind if we do his business before your turn?
C: No problem, please go ahead.
A: Thank you so much for your cooperation.

A: 早上好,先生,我可以為你做什麼嗎?你看起來很擔心。
B: 是的,我是。我要在上午10 點之前把錢轉到一個人的帳戶。現在它是差十分鐘到十點,但仍有四人在我的面前。我不知道要做什麼。
A: 請不要擔心,讓我來幫您與您的業務。(向其他顧客)女士們、 先生們,非常抱歉打擾你們,但是這位年輕人是在趕時間,你們是否介意我們做他的生意,然後輪到你們?
C: 沒有問題,請繼續。
A: 謝謝你這麼多的您的合作。

Dialogue 2
A: Good afternoon, miss, may I help you?
B: Yes, could you tell me how to get to the human resource department?
A: Certainly. Please go straight this way until to the end, turn left at the corridor, then go upstairs, the department is on the second floor.
B: Thank you. by the way, the manager’s office is also the same floor?
A: Yes, you can’t miss it.
B: Thank you!

A: 下午好,小姐,我可以幫你嗎?
B: 是的.你能告訴我到人力資源部怎麼走嗎?
A: 當然可以。請直走,直到此結束,這邊一直到走廊,向左轉,然後上樓去,該署是在二樓。
B: 謝謝你。順便說一句,經理的辦公室也是在同一層樓嗎?
A: 是的你不會錯過它的。
B: 謝謝你 !