年貨大街Busy holiday shopping
Chinese new year is approaching. The New Year’s shopping season has begun.
Let’s go New Year’s shopping!
Okay, what do you intend to buy?
I want the item for New Year’s eve dinner. How about going together tomorrow?
Great! I need some dry goods, red dates, and watermelon seeds.
I just worry it will be much crowded
The crowd and the bustle do make New Year’s spring higher.
That’s true. Then we will go together tomorrow afternoon.
參觀展覽See An Exhibit
大年！ 我在這兒。 Lily! Visit the exhibition
小莉！ 你什麼時候到的？ When did you arrive?
我剛到沒多久。 I just arrived not long ago.
我正在想你會不會迷路了？ I’m wondering if you’re getting lost?
Of course it won’t be smooth today, I came here by MRT.
捷運真的很方便。 The MRT is really convenient.
對了，我們要看什麼展覽？ By the way, what exhibition are we going to see?
An exhibition commemorating the father of the nation, Dr. Sun Yat-sen.
要買門票嗎？ Want to buy tickets?
Today this exhibition is free to visit, no need to buy tickets.
I heard that there is an exhibition commemorating Dr. Sun Yat-sen, and I wanted to see it for a long time.
Are you interested in the history of Mr. Sun Yat-sen?
I want to know more about this great statesman.
Today’s exhibition is sure to satisfy your wishes.
我們快進去吧。 Let’s go in.
莉莉！ 我在這兒。 你什麼時候到的？
I’m over here LiLi. What time did you get here?
I just got here a short while. I was just thinking if you would get lost or not.
It was very easy today. I took the MRT.
It was very easy today. I took the MRT. This is a free exhibit. We don’t need tickets. Let’s go in.
I heard there is an exhibit in Memorial of Dr.Sun Yat Sen. I’d really like to see it.
Are you interested in the history of Dr. Sun Yat Sen?
I would like to understand more about this great stateman.
This exhibit today will definitely satisfy your wish.
搭捷運Taking the MRT
Excuse me. Is the next stop the Sun Yat Sen Memorial Hall?
There are three more station to go. I also get off at that stop.
Could you tell me when you get off? I‘m not familiar with the stops
No problem. After we get it off, I will take you to the Sun Yat Sen Memorial Hall.
The MRT station in Taipei it’s really very convenient. It is faster as well as smooth.
It is sure in especially when you are in a hurry, you don’t have to be worried about the heavy traffic.
I am going to meet a friend there at about nine o’clock. I won’t be date, will I?
Take it easy, don’t worry. We are already there.
Da nian, do you want to go to the Sun Yat-Sen Memorial Hall to listen to the concert?
好啊，哪一天呢？ OK, what day is it?
明天晚上。 Tomorrow evening.
Not tomorrow, I have something to do, you can go with Roger.
But he didn’t know how to get to the Sun Yat-Sen Memorial Hall?
It’s very simple, just take the bus or MRT and get off at the Sun Yat-Sen Memorial Hall Station, and you’re there. 我從這裡要怎麼走呢？ How do I go from here?
Here’s a map of Taipei City that I’ll show you.
Go ahead from here, five minutes. You can see the bus station or the MRT station.
搭哪一種車比較方便呢？ Which car is more convenient to take?
搭公車和搭捷運都很方便，不過搭捷運又快又不會塞車。 It is very convenient to take the bus and the MRT, but the MRT is fast and no traffic jams.
那我和羅傑一起去搭捷運。 Then I’ll take the MRT with Roger.