(Kate takes a really small sip.)
1【A Cat's Language】The mother rat and her babies are playing in the garden.A fat cat is coming to catch them for dinner.The mother rat and her babies try to run away, but the baby rats cannot run fast, the fat cat is getting closer and closer. Suddenly, the mother rat stops running and turns around.She shouts at the cat like an angry dog,"woof,woof,woof". The cat is afraid and runs away.The mother rat turns to her babies and says,"Now you see how important it is to learn a foreign language?"
very quickly and immediately; without hesitating
(Sawyer throws up his hand and takes a lo-o-ong drink.)
5【my dog doesn't bite】Mike walks into a pet shop and sees a little white dog. He asks the shopkeeper,"Does your dog bite?"The shopkeeper says,"No,My dog doesn't bite.""what a nice dog!"Mike says to himself ,then he bents down and tries to touch the dog. The dog bites him."Ouch!" He cries," You said your dog didn't bite." The shopkeeper replies " That is not my dog."
Dianne declared her undying love for Sam...
SAWYER: (drolly) Well ... it looks like we got something in common after all.
6【I was not lost】Bob is an old man. He often walks his dog in the street after dinner and comes back home at seven o'clock. One evening a car stops at his house. A policeman helps Bob get out of the car. The policeman says to Bob's wife,"This old man got lost in the street.He asked me to take him home in the car. " After the police leaves ,Bob's wife asks,"Bob, you go to that street every day, how could you get lost?""I was not lost.It was too hot .I just didn't want to go home on foot." Bob answers.
I need to talk it over with my wife, first.
SAWYER: I never been married.
7【I broke them all】Little Rose is watching TV. Her mother asks,"Rose,what's on TV" "A guy is drinking a glass of Coke through his nose ""Stop watching that stupid thing. Please go to the shop and buy some eggs for me.""Ok,mom""Be careful not to choose any bad ones." After half an hour later ,Rose comes back home with a yellow plastic bag. Her mother takes the bag and looks inside,"what is it ?" She asks."eggs ,of course."Rose says,"I broke them all. Everyone is good.""Are you joking?"Her mother asks.
I've told you time and again [=repeatedly] not to do that.
SAWYER: I never voted democrat.
10【A smart answer 】Mark's father has a farm.It's far away from the city. One day,Mark goes to the farm with his father by car. On the farm,Mark sees many hens.He looks at the hens and a question comes to his mind.He asks his father , "Why are the hens' legs so short,daddy ?" Mark's father smiles and says ."If the hens' legs are long,they will drop their eggs into pieces."Daddy,you are so smart.You know everything!" Mark says.
Remember that appearances can deceive–just because something looks good doesn't mean it is good.
KATE: That makes absolutely no sense.
2【It is part of the game】Mom is washing plates in the kitchen.Kate and her brother Dave are playing games in the living room.Kate is making a lot of noise.Mom says:"Kate,why do you yell and scream so much? You are going to wake up your grandma. Please play quietly like Dave,see,he doesn't make a sound."Kate says, "Of course he doesn't,mom,it is part of the game, he is daddy coming home late and I am you!"
to discuss (something) with someone in order to make a decision or reach an agreement;If you talk something over, you discuss it thoroughly and honestly.
SAWYER: Oh, that's just sad!
9【Just use a pencil 】Tom is a little boy.He is cute but also very naughty. One evening,he eats a ball point pen.His mom quickly calls the doctor."Excuse me,Doctor,my son ate a ball point pen. Please come to my house at once. " "I am sorry but it's too late.I am already in bed "the doctor refused to help."then what should I do ?"mom says anxiously."Don't worry,mom,you can just use a pencil."Tom says in pain.
During the months and years that followed, he was to ask himself this question time and again, and in his heart he knew the answer.
(Sawyer takes a drink.)
8【A man with a gun】It's a sunny day.A woman gets off the bus and goes into a butcher shop to buy some meat.A strange man follows her into the shop and stands behind her. Suddenly,the woman screams and the man turns and runs out of the shop. At the same time ,some policemen are passing by and they find a gun in the man's pocket. The man is a robber."Madam,thank you very much,your scream saved me."the butcher said "But how did you know he was a robber ?"the butcher asks. "I didn't know."replied the woman," I screamed because the meat was too expensive."
[only before noun] lasting for ever
SAWYER: If you had, you'd have heard of "I never." It's simple. You say "I never," and then you finish the sentence. If it's something you did, you drink. If it's something you never did, you don't drink.
4【I have his ear in my pocket 】Tim is a naughty boy. He often fights with his classmates at school. One day,Tim comes home with a blood nose. His mother asks," Tim,what happened ""a big kid beat me " Tim answers. His mom is very angry to hear this .She asks,"Would you recognize him when you see him again?"asks his mother."I know him anywhere. " says Tim,"I have his ear in my pocket "
He spoke in a forthright manner but without anger.
KATE: I've never had a one-night stand.
3【the best present 】Ben and Ted are good friends. They always play together. One day,Ted sees a water gun in Ben's hand and he asks:" Who gave you the gun?" "my grandpa," Ben says," and this is the best present I've ever had " "Why? "Ted asks. "When I play with it,I get everything wet, so my mom gives me five dollars for not playing with it " Ben answers .
KATE: I never carried a letter around for twenty years because I couldn't get over my baggage.
Veronica:No! I’m tired of your lies! I don’t know who you are anymore!
Steven:Veronica. It’s me, the man that has and always will love you. I’m sorry that I’ve lied to you. Believe me, it’s been so hard for me as well, and time and again, I’ve thought of coming clean. But, I couldn’t put you,or my mission at risk. It’s all over now. My assignment is complete and now I have to go back to India.
(He coughs a bit and looks at his nearly empty bottle.)
7.at the drop of a hat
SAWYER: I never killed a man.
a forthright answer/person
You will get a perfect result time after time if you follow these instructions.
SAWYER: "I never".
Talk over problems, don't bottle them up inside.
KATE: Play what?
We should go somewhere quiet, and talk it over...
KATE: I never voted.
He was accused of deceiving the customer about the condition of the car.
SAWYER: I ain't drinking, am I?
Unless my eyes deceive me [=unless I am mistaken about what I am seeing], there are no children in the room.