Inviting Friends to have dinner at home

Inviting Friends to have dinner at home

A: It’s very nice of you to invite me.

你真是太好了,请我来做客。

B: I’m very glad you could come, Mr. Liu. Will you take a seat at the head of the table? It’s an informal dinner, please don’t stand on ceremony… Mr. Liu, would you like to have some chicken?

刘先生,您能来我很高兴,请上坐。这是一次家常便饭,请大家别客气。刘先生,要吃点鸡肉吗?

A: Thank you. This is my first time to come to a Chinese restaurant. Could you tell me the different features of Chinese food?

谳谢,这是我第一次来中餐馆,请给我讲讲中国菜的不同特色好吗?

B: Generally speaking, Cantonese food is a bit light; Shanghai food is rather oily; and Hunan dishes are very spicy, having a strong and hot taste.

中国菜做得很精细,色、香、味俱全。不啦,谢谢。我已经够饱了。

A: Did you enjoy the meal?

您吃得怎么样?

B: It’s the most delicious dinner I’ve had for a long time. It’s such a rich dinner.

好久没有吃过这样美味的饭莱了。这顿饭莱太丰盛了。

A: I’m so glad you like it.

你能喜欢,我不胜荣幸。

B:Thank you very much for your hospitality.

谢谢你的盛情款待。