初级口语教程(MP3附字幕)Part13:Comparison比较_初级英语口语 - WinKey英语
A:Both Bob and carl will become somebody in the future.Don't you think so?
B:Yeah.But Bob's talent can't to be named on the same day with Carl's.
A:But Bob is more generous and ready to help.
B:We cannot judge a man totally by that.
A:Julia and Anne have both taken dance lessons.
They want to be famous dancer,I think.
Yet Julia is not a patch on Anne because she's not as diligent and clever as Anne.
A:I don't see much difference,anyway.
A:Who's better at chess,Bill or Fred?
B:Botd are superb in their skills.
Anyhow,Fred is one up on Bill from my point of view.
A:You said it.
A:Mary sings much better than Susan,doesn't she?
B:Yes.But Mary is no match for Susan in painting.
A:Maybe it's because Susan's parents are both painters.
A:Plastic bags are widely used nowadays.
B:But they're hard to be disposed of.
A:In this aspect,I think,pater bags have the edge on plastic bags.
A:George speaks Japannese better than Frank.
B:Yet in writing,George has nothing on Frank.
A:Therefore,I hope they could help each other and learn from each other.
A:You're going go Dresden for sightseeing?B:Yeah.And I'm going by bus.
A:I think a train journey is as fast as a bus journey.
B:But both my wife and I prefer taking a bus.
A:Bob returned from Japan last week. You know that?
B:Yeah.I met him yesterday.
He's no longer the same young man as he was eight years ago.
A:I think so,too.
A:Maria sings like a lark,doesn't she?
B:Yes,she's almost equal to Celine Dion when she sings.
A:Maybe she'll make a famous singer in the future.
B:You can bet on that.
A:Yesterday I read "hamlet".Such a fantastic book!
B:You said it.No one can match Shakespeare in artistic talent.
A:I do agree with you.
A:Do you like travelling?B:Yes,I do.
A:Do you usually travel by bus?
B:No,by train.I think it's much safer than bus.
A:Mike,you're seventeen years old,right? B:Yeah,Why?
A:You look quite mature beside your cousin who is eighteen.
B:You can bet on that.
A:I think my car can run much faster than yours.
B:But mine equals yours in economy. B:That's true.
A:I hear Fred is a very good student in your class.
B:Though he's not the one who can get the highest score,
yet,on the whole,he is comparable to the best.
A:What do you mean by "on the whole"?
B:I mean he's a stuent developing all round.
A:Can you tell me some of the places you've traveled to ?
B:I've been to Paris,.Berlin,Alaska...
B:But you just can't compare the former two with Alaska.
A:Who do you think is the gratest novelist in the history of English literature?
B:Charles Dickens.Actually no one can parallel him in writing.
A:I'm afraid I can't agree with you on that.
I like D.H.Laurence's novels be
A:What kind of life do you perfer,city life or country life?
B:In comparison to city life,the country life is quiet and peaceful.
A:But it doesn't have all the modern convenience offered by the city.
B:Yeah,I agree.Every wall has two sides.
A:What do you think of the acting of the two main actors in the film?
B:I consider the hero's acting is inferior to that of the heroine's.don't you agree?
A:Well,I'm afraid not.I think the hero has much more to be believed in.
A:If one is rich,is the happy?
B:I don't think so.It's impossible to equate wealth and happiness.
A:Could I understand what you said as:the poorest is the happiest?
B:Of course not.Sometimes a poor man can be extremely miserable.
A:Have you any idea of the prices of ruby and diamond?
B:I'm not very sure.but I know ruby is less valuable than diamond.
A:How do you know that? B: I got is from an encyclopedia.