星级饭店英语口语 Unit2:change money
Lesson One Normal Transaction
G:I'd like to change some money.
C:How much do you want to change?
G:$200.What's the rate today on American dollar?
C:Just a moment, please. I'll check.
The rate today is 8.2256 yuan to the dollar. May I have your room number?
...Could you sign here, please, and fill in your room number?
Thank you. Just a moment, please.
Here you are. That's 1,645.20 yuan (One thousand, six hundred and forty-five yuan and two jiao.)
Please count it. And here's your exchange slip.
Guest Wants to Change too Much Money
G:Hello. Can I change some money, please?
I'm afraid we don't have that much cash on hand.
Could you change a little less today, then come back tomorrow to change the rest?
G:Okay. What's the most I can change today?
C:Would $200 be enough?/The most we can change at one time is $200.
G:Well, I suppose it will have to do.
An Outsider Wants to Change Money
G:Hi.Is this where you change money?
C:Are you a guest here?
G:Oh, yes. I mean, I’m visiting here.
C:May I have your room number, please?
G:Oh, I'm not staying here; I’m staying at another hotel.
C:I'm sorry. I'm afraid we can only change money for our guests staying here.
G:Oh well. Could you tell me some place nearby where I could change money?
C:Yes.You can change money at the Bank of China on the second floor. It's near the Air Office.
Cashing Traveler’s Checks
C:May I help you?
G:Yes,I'd like to cash some traveler’s checks.
C:Would you sign the checks ,please?
G:I'm afraid I already did.
C:That's all right, but please sign them again on the back.
(Guest signs them as cashier watches )May I see your passport, please?
...Thank you. Would you sign here and fill in your room number, please?
Thank you. That’s 1,309.60 Yuan. Please count it to make sure it's correct.
Guest Needs Change
G:Could I have some smaller bills, please?
C:Certainly. What denominations do you need?
G:I need some tens.
C:How about if I give you a fifty and five tens. Will that be enough?
G:Yes, that's good. Thank you.