Episode 13. What are you doing tomorrow?
STEVE makes a date with ANNE
STEVE is nervously fiddling with the phone. He starts ringing, then puts it down, then rings again.
At the hotel, the CLERK answers the phone.
CLERK: Medina Hotel. Marie speaking. How may I help you?
STEVE : Can I speak to Ms Anne Lee, please? I’m not sure what room she’s in.
The CLERK puts the call through.
CLERK: I’ll put you through sir.
In her room, ANNE is looking through some wine catalogues. The PHONE rings.
STEVE: Hello. Anne? This is Steve Parker.
ANNE:(puzzled) Steve Parker?
STEVE: Steve… Sarah’s brother. We met…
ANNE:(surprised, but pleased) Oh, Steve! Hello Steve.
STEVE:Hi. What are you doing?
ANNE: Oh, working. I’m planning a trip to the wineries later in the week.
STEVE: Oh. When are you going?
ANNE : Ah,Wednesday.
STEVE:Oh, good. What are you doing tomorrow?
ANNE: Nothing. Why?
STEVE : Well I have the day off, and I was just wondering… well I was just wondering whether you wanted to go to a wildlife park… with me. You said you’d like to go to the zoo.
ANNE: That’s right, I did. Yes, thankyou Steve, I’d love to go.
STEVE: Alright! I’ll meet you in the foyer. Ten o’clock?
ANNE : Okay, ten. I’ll see you then.
STEVE: Great! Goodnight Anne.
ANNE: Goodnight Steve.
She hangs up, pleased.
nervous: bồn chồn
fiddle: kéo, nghịch vơ vẩn
wonder: băn khoăn
wildlife: hoang dã
zoo: sở thú
foyer: phòng giải lao
2.Taking Telephone Calls
3. Telephone Numbers
4. Making A Date
5. Present Continuous
(+)S+ to be+ V-ing ..
-(-) S+ to be not + V-ing..
(?) to be + S+ V-ing?
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