Nate英会話Lab 008:観光案内STAFF(花見VERSION)

VOCABULARY(単語)

INTRO:

Blue Monday

piano concert

remember

Carmen

classic songs

performance

underground room

pitch black

completely dark

hold the railing

bar

reborn

MACHIKAIWA:

I just got in to Osaka.

we were kind of in a hurry…

Where do you think is good to do that?

Can you take a tour of the Mint?

sitting down and like, singing….

I should go there tomorrow and have a kind of party?

the what?!

where can I get some good rice balls…

SETSUME TIME:

1) “hana” means flower, and “mi” means flower, so together they mean “to see the cherry blossom flowers”.

what’s your last name?

It’s kanji, right?

what does your name mean?

shima means “island” and “mura” means village, and together, they mean…

literally

what is the main purpose?

to have fun

hanami has, like, two meanings.

there is a park, famous for cherry blossoms, in Washington DC

hanging on the tree?

monkeys do…

we are sitting on the ground

under the cherry blossoms

2) It’s the building where they make money

it’s the place where you get your clothes cleaned

dry cleaners

nice clothes or suits or a coat..

I haven’t gone to the dry cleaners for about 2 years

it’s the Mint

same as the herb

why is it “mint”?

I don’t know exactly.

the mint to eat…

mint means good, brand new condition

Have you ever been to any Mint?

6th grade

in the wintertime

maybe 15 or 20 degrees

I only brought shorts

…other really good museums in Washington DC

you can see the dollar bills in the big book..

not cut..

the big sheet..

I saw some old bills

that sounds really cool

Edo era

pearl

could you see the Koban in the Mint?

3) You can have a good time walking around and seeing the Cherry Blossoms.

Enjoy+ (something)

Enjoy. XXX

4) You should bring a blue plastic sheet to sit on.

Leisure sheet XXX

Leisure seat OK

what’s the reason?

mic
microphone

I brought the mic to sing kobukuro

when i was little, i brought badminton racket and some shuttles to play with my friends

competitive

when someone misses it, they are the loser

fighting and arguing

5) Yes, that sounds like a good idea

the sentence is too short

Let’s take….

that doesn’t sound like a good idea

maybe we should go to lunch today..

we should take tequila shots after we eat lunch

QUESTION TIME:

Whats the best place to see the Cherry Blossoms?

They light up the Kiyomizu Temple.

…its worth it to see it.

My iphone is worth 500 dollars

When you think about Hanami, what foods come to your mind?

picnic

when we went on a picnic, I really really wanted to eat…

rolled up egg

omelet

what’s the difference between…?

it’s filled with lots of chees and meat…..

compare

sugar or soy sauce or…fish soup..

Have you tried any Sakura foods or drinks?

inside of the mochi, there is red bean paste

rolled with Sakura leaf

American people think mochi is dessert

good mixture

it’s just amazing

where can I buy that?

leaf

Where did you go for a Cherry Blossom Party?

the Hanshin Horse Race Track

do they have a park?

next to…

they have, kind of like a park..

my friends got the spot next to the horse race track

one person went to the track at 6am or 7am..

lazy

bet

run over to the betting area..

you can win money too

the place to ride the horse

pony

not a racing horse..

Do you have something like Hanami in the US?

Hey John, let’s go see the flowers!

we have a barbecue or a picnic

forest

grill

a picnic is not a party

romantic date

I’m not that romantic…

for valentines day or a special date

special occasion

there are almost no seasons…

moderate weather

the temperature is almost the same…

starts to rain..

probably

rainy season

from february to november-barbecue time

backyard

does every house have a barbecue and a backyard?

Santa Cruz

apartment

deck, a wooden deck

garden

a stream is a small river

TOP 5 ANSWERS(答え)

1) “hana” means flower and “mi” means see, so together they mean “to see the cherry blossom flowers”.

2) It’s the building where they make money.

3) You can have a good time walking around and seeing the cherry blossoms.

4) You should bring a blue plastic sheet to sit on.

5) Yes, that sounds like a good idea.

OUTRO

you have to do it

I’m going to teach English…….

no plans now…


 

music credits:

179734__zagi2__sonic-phrase-intro.wav, Cipher.mp3, Pamgaea.mp3, 175974__goup-1__dubstep-loop-1.wav,

Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)

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