Bill: I got a new computer yesterday.
Robert: You got a new computer?
Bill: Yes, a new notebook computer.
Robert: Why didn't you get a desktop computer?
Bill: The notebook is light...Show More
A: Where should we have our year-end party?
B: How about that new Sri Lankan restaurant downtown? I hear it's good.
A: Yeah, I read a review about it in the newspaper. Apparently, it's good, but the...Show More
B: Hey Robert, this is Bill.
A: Bill who?
B: Bill Clinton. Who do you think it is?
A: Ah, you must be Bill Pellowe.
B: Yep. How are you doing?
A: Not too bad.
B: Great...Show More
A: Hey, what happened to you?
B: I broke my arm.
A: Well, I can see that by your cast. How did it happen?
B: I got hit by a car.
A: You got hit by a car? How?
B: Well, I was crossing the street a...Show More
Note: "How's" can mean either "How is" or "How has." In this conversation, it means "How has."
A: How's your summer been so far?
B: I haven't really done much yet.
A: Have you been to the beach?
As the conversation begins, we can hear heavy rain. When Mr. A says, "Nice weather," he is being sarcastic.
A: Nice weather isn't it?
B: Yeah, tell me about it. It's been raining cats and dogs for...Show More
A: Do you have a part-time job, Joe?
B: Yes, I work at a convenience store.
A: What do you do there?
B: I do a little of everything. When there are a lot of customers, I work at the cash register. ...Show More
Bill: Do you want a cup of coffee?
Robert: Yeah, sure. So, what have you been up to?
Bill: Well, I've been really busy trying to finish this project on time.
Robert: Are you having a hard time?