A.: What’s the matter with the child? He looks pale.
B.: It’s all right. Nothing. He just hasn’t been out-of doors since yesterday morning. I’m going to take him out now.
A.: Something has happened to my new watch.
A.: It’s fifteen minutes fast. I'll have to take it back to the shop.
B.: Just a minute. Let me have a look at it first.
A.: We got several letters and telegrams this morning. Which of them shall we answer first?
B.: First I’ll look them through and then tell you what to do. Have you got them with you?
A.: Yes. Here they are.
ВLet me see. These should be answered first of all.
A.: Are you good at foreign languages?
B.: Not really. It was very difficult for me to learn English at first.
A.: Is it any easier now?
B.: Yes. My teacher says I’m doing quite well now.
XIV. Передайте содержание данных ситуаций в прямой речи в форме диалогов. I
Peter asked John whether he could stay and help him with his work. John agreed to stay, but wanted to know whether Peter was going to keep him long. Peter said it wouldn’t take them more than an hour.
When Mary went up to her friend Ann, who was wait ing for her. Ann said she’d already been there since five o’clock. Mary said she was sorry sh,e’d kept her waiting. Ann said she had even wanted to go away, then changed her mind and stayed a little longer. Mary asked Ann not to be cross with her. Ann answered she wasn’t angry any longer, but she hoped Mary wouldn’t be late next time.