pop quiz 0420
Apr. 2020 - answers
let me • makes you • stop at • pick up • that's OK • see if • nauseous • chronic condition
A: Your dog has asthma? Is there a cure for it?
B: No. It's a (chronic condition), but with the right treatment, she can live a normal life.
A: Let's play a video game.
B: I can't. My mom won't (let me) play games until I finish my homework.
A: Remind me to (stop at) the bank and get cash on the way to the mall.
B: I will. I need to take out some money, too.
A: A: I've never had a stress test. What's it like?
B: The doctor hooks you up to a monitor, and then he (makes you) run on a treadmill. It doesn't take very long.
A: Hi, honey. I'm on my way home. Do you need anything?
B: Yes. Could you (pick up) some canned food for the dog? We're out.
A: Why didn't you go to the amusement park with them?
B: Because I don't like roller coasters. They make me (nauseous).
A: Oh, they put the wrong dressing on my salad.
B: Do you want me to tell the waitress?
A: No, (that's OK). I like this dressing, too. I just felt like a creamy dressing today. But this one is better for my diet!
A: I'd love to try that new restaurant, but there's always a long line of people waiting.
B: I'll call and (see if) they take reservations.
A: Oh, I hope they do!
★ asthma [発音：ǽzmə] = ぜんそく
★ (cardiac) stress test = (心臓の)負荷試験
★ treadmill = ランニングマシン