Thursday, August 02, 2007

Lesson 26: General Office Conversation

X: Where is Alex? Have you seen him?

Y: He is in the office right now.

X: Do you expect him back soon?

Y: Yes, I do. In just a few minutes.

X: Someone wants to talk to you on phone?

Y: Who is it, do you know?

X: Sorry I forgot to ask.

Y: No problem. I think I know who it is.

X: Why do you have to go to Tokyo?

Y: I am going for business reasons.

X: Would you like to go to the hospital with us?

Y: I'd like to, but I've got to do some work.

X: Why don't you do it later.

Y: I wish I could but I can't.