足不出戶,就能買到自己心儀的東西,想必大家對網購一定不會陌生。關于網購的地道口語你了解多少呢?
 
Part Ⅰ:E-commerce websites電商網站
 
A: What do you think of this E-trading website? I think we can get some good deals, Mary.瑪麗,你覺得這家網購網站怎么樣?我覺得咱們能淘到便宜的好貨。
 
B: Maybe. But what if someone cheats us?可能吧,不過要是有人騙咱們怎么辦?
 
A: We just need to find sellers with good ratings.咱們只光顧好評多的賣家就不會受騙。
 
B: That makes sense.有道理。
 
A: I like this website, because they deliver goods in one day.我喜歡這個網站,因為他們24小時內就發貨。
 
[地道解答]
 
1.get a good deal (on sth.)低價買入(某物)
 
例:I got a really good deal on my new camera.我新買的這部相機價格很便宜。
 
2.sellers with good ratings好評多的賣家
 
3.deliver goods in one day24小時內發貨
 
Part Ⅱ:Categories of goods商品種類
 
A: Do you think we should buy a laptop online, Kenneth?肯尼思,你說咱們是不是可以網購一臺筆記本電腦?
 
B: I don’t think so. I want to try the laptop before I buy it. That’s one kind of item I won’t buy online.我覺得不好,買之前我希望親手試用,所以我不會網上購買電腦類產品。
 
[地道解答]
 
one kind of item sb. won’t buy online某人不會網購的產品
 
Part Ⅲ:Buying goods購買商品
 
A: John, how do I order the items I want on this site? I clicked on them, but I can’t find them now.約翰,我在這個網站選好了商品,怎么下單呢?我點了商品,但是現在找不到了。
 
B: Just click this button marked “Shopping Cart”. Then you can see your items and buy them.點擊“購物車”,就能看到你拍下的商品進行購買了。
 
A: Oh, thank you!哦,多謝!
 
[地道解答]
 
1.click on(用鼠標)點擊
 
2.Shopping Cart購物車
 
Part Ⅳ:Placing orders下訂單
 
A: Phil, don’t forget to order a birthday cake for Sam.菲爾,別忘了給山姆訂一個生日蛋糕。
 
B: Oh, right. I need to order online two days in advance, right?哦,對。我需要提前兩天網上預訂,對吧?
 
A: Exactly. His birthday is on Friday.沒錯。他周五過生日。
 
[地道解答]
 
days/weeks/months in advance幾天/數周/數月前
 
例:The tours are often booked months in advance.去旅游常常需要提前數月預訂。