|Từ||Phiên âm||Loại từ||Nghĩa tiếng việt||Phát âm|
|pet||pet||n||con vật nuôi|
|unusual||n'ju:ul||adj||không bình thường|
|Alsatian||n||chó béc giê Đức|
|savage||'sævidʤ||adj||tàn ác,hoang dại|
Shop Assistant Good afternoon,madam. Can I help you?
Customer Yes. I'm looking for a pet for my son. Can you suggest anything? Assistant What kind of pet does he want? A traditional pet... a cat... or
Customer Well, he'd like a snake or a crocodile, but he isn't going to get one. Assistant We've got a nice Alsatian dog at the moment.
Customer An Alsatian? Did you say 'an Alsatian'? Oh no, I've read about
Assistant Oh, no, madam. They aren't as savage as some dogs.
Assistant Oh, yes. Last week we had a small dog. It was only as big as your
Customer Perhaps not a dog, then.
Assistant No, but they don't eat as much as dogs either. And they're very clean.They wash themselves every day.
Assistant Or how about a bird? A parrot or a budgie? We've got both.
Customer Which do you recommend?
Assistant Well, budgies aren't as easy to train and they never speak as well as
Customer Yes, but budgies don't need as much space as parrots, do they? Assistant That's true. Budgies are very popular because they're so easy to
Customer Yes .. . but they're a bit noisy,aren't they? I want a quiet pet.
Assistant A quiet pet? Well, how about a goldfish? There's nothing as quiet