A: The film was about an antagonism between two countries.
B: Sounds too violent for my liking.
A: Is that insect dangerous?
B: Only if you touch it’s antenna.
A: My grandfather went missing in South America while conducting a research project.
B: Was he an anthropologist or a scientist?
A: Do you know the antonym of “fast”?
B: Yes, “slow”. It was the opposite meaning of “fast”.
A: Would you like to come to the zoo with me ?
B: So long as we can visit the ape compound.
A: I was appalled by the state of the living conditions of the poorer people in the region.
B: Yes, but the government is doing their best to help the situation.
A: Can you help me with my science experiment?
B: So long as you have the necessary apparatus and it is not dangerous.
A: Did you enjoy the meal?
B: Yes, thanks. And it certainly appeased my hunger.
A: I can’t find the information that you quoted.
B: Look in Appendix Four, page 231.
A: I think the performance was fantastic.
B: The audience seemed to agreed, they applauded for five minutes.
A: A journalist for the national paper wrote a warm appraisal for the new play.
B: I must book a ticket soon then, before they are all sold out.
A: Did they apprehend the criminal yet?
B: No, I think that the police are still looking for him.
A: What is your current occupation?
B: I am an apprentice electrician but I will be qualified in two months.
A: Your shirt is filthy.
B: Oops, I was cooking but did not have an apron.
n.1.围裙 ;2.台口(舞台幕前的突出部分) ;3.停机坪
A: Your comment about inefficient train service was most apt. I have been waiting in this platform for half an hour.
B: Oh, not quite. Here comes the train now.
a.1.易于，有(做某事的)倾向 ;2.恰当的，适宜的 ;3.聪明的，反应敏捷的
A: Did you get into the university course that you applied for?
B: Well, I have to pass an aptitude test first, and then if I am successful I will be admitted.
A: That is a beautiful bridge.
B: Yes, it’s in the shape of an arc.
n.1. 弧形(物) ;2.弧 ;3.电弧，弧光
A: The new town hall is now completed.
B: Yes, I saw it , and the front arches look really beautiful.
A: I am very interested in buried ruins and treasures.
B: You should study archaeology.