Lesson 77 Terrible toothache 要命的牙痛
Listen to the tape then answer this question. What time of day is it, do you think? How do you know?
NURSE: Good morning. Mr. Croft.
MR. CROFT: Good morning, nurse.
I was to see the dentist, please.
NURSE: Do you have an appointment?
MR. CROFT: No, I don't.
NURSE: Is it urgent?
MR. CROFT: Yes, it is. It's very urgent.
I feel awful.
I have a terrible toothache.
NURSE: Can you come at 10 a.m. on Monday, April 24th?
MR. CROFT: I must see the dentist now,nurse.
NURSE: The dentist is very busy at the moment.
Can you come at 2 p.m.?
MR. CROFT: That's very late.
Can the dentist see me now?
NURSE: I'm afraid that he can't, Mr. Croft.
Can't you wait till this afternoon?
MR. CROFT: I can wait, but my toothache can't!
New Word and expressions 生词和短语
appointment n. 约会，预约
urgent adj. 紧急的，急迫的