25. Oh, yes …. Oh, no!

О, да … о, нет!

Vocabulary 25

absolutely [ˌæbsə’l(j)uːtlɪ] совершенно; абсолютно,
amount [ə’maunt] количество, сумма
commission [kə’mɪʃən] комиссионные
crazy [‘kreɪzɪ] сойти с ума; волнующий, возбуждающий
divine [dɪ’vaɪn] божественный
exactly [ɪg’zæktlɪ ], [eg-] в точности; точно; как раз;
handsome [‘hæn(d)səm] а) красивый, статный (о мужчине)
huge [hjuːʤ] большой, гигантский, громадный,
lady [‘leɪdɪ] леди, дама; госпожа
major [‘meɪʤə] более важный, значительный
matter [‘mætə] вопрос, предмет обсуждения
obscene [əb’siːn] неприлично огромный, баснословный
offensive [ə’fen(t)sɪv] обидный, оскорбительный
order [‘ɔːdə] заказать
pizza [‘piːtsə]
powerful [‘pauəfəl ], [-ful] влиятельный, могущественный
profane [prə’feɪn] грубый, богохульный, нечестивый
reckon [‘rekən] рассматривать, считать, придерживаться мнения
suck [sʌk] up: подлизываться, подхалимничать
tie [taɪ] галстук

be reckon with уважать; считать, придерживаться мнения
e.g. He is a man to be reckoned with. C таким человеком, как он, нужно считаться
wait on являться результатом ( чего-л. )
e.g. His whole future waits on the results of the examinations. — Его будущее полностью зависит от результатов экзаменов.
Success waits on effort. — Успех требует усилий.

1MANAGER Yes. I am Mr. Hollister, the manager. May I help you?
   2ED: Edward Lewis.
1MAN: Yes, sir.
   2ED: You see this young lady over here.
1MAN: Yes.
   2ED: Do you have anything in this shop as beautiful as she is?
1MAN: Oh, yes …. Oh, no! No, no, no, I’m saying we have many things as beautiful as she would want them to be. That’s the point I was getting at, and I think we can all agree with that. That’s why when you came in …

   2ED: Excuse me. We’re gonna need a few more people helping us. I’ll tell you why. We’re going to be spending an obscene amount of money in here. So we’re going to need a lot more help sucking up to us. That’s what we really like. You understand that.
1MAN: Sir, you’re in the right store and the right city for that matter. Anything you see here, we can do, by the way. Get ready to have some fun. OK?
  2VIV: OK

1MAN: Mary Pat, Mary Kate, Mary Francis, Tovah, let’s see it! Come on. Bring it out, girls.
   2SALESPERSON: Oh, this is absolutely divine.
1MAN: Excuse me, sir, exactly how obscene an amount of money were you talking about? Just profane or really offensive?
   2ED: Really offensive.
1MAN: I like him so much! Mr. Lewis, sir. Mr. Lewis, how’s it going so far? Pretty well, I think.
   2ED: I think we need some major sucking up.
1MAN: Very well, sir. You’re not only handsome, but a powerful man. I could see the second you walked in here, you were someone to reckon with …
   2ED: Hollister.
1MAN: Yes, sir.
   2ED: Not me. Her.

1MAN: I’m sorry, sir. I’m sorry. How we doing, ladies?
   2ED: You’re on your own. I have to go back to work. You look great! She has my card.
1MAN: And we’ll help her use it, sir.
   2VIV: Edward would love that tie.
1MAN: Would you give her the tie?
1MAN: Take off the tie. Give her the tie. He wants to do this, by the way.
   2VIV: He would go crazy about this tie.
1MAN: Who ordered pizza?

1SAL: May I help you?
   2VIV: No, thank you. Hi.
1SAL: Hello.
   2VIV: Do you remember me?
1SAL: No, I’m sorry.
   2VIV: I was in here yesterday. You wouldn’t wait on me. You work on commission, right?
1SAL: Yes.
   2VIV: Big mistake. Big. Huge! I have to go shopping now.

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