Unit 25 On a Bus
Sure thing, I’ll shout it out
Asking the routes of buses
Do you have a bus that goes to the Hilton Hotel from here?
Excuse me,sir.Can you tell me where the bus stop for Shatan Street is?
How many stops are there to the Botanical Garden?
May I know where the No.68 bus stop is,please?
Do you stop at the zoo?
How often do they run?
Where do I get off for the Bank of China?
Please let me off at the World Exhibition Center.
Remarks of the conductor
Get off at the third stop and take bus No.21.
Stand back from the door,please.Let the passengers off.
You can't get on until the other passengers get off.
You've got the wrong bus.
We only go as far as Lianhuachi Bridge,but you could walk from there.
It's not far.
You'll have to get off now.We're at your destination.
There is a bus every ten to fifteen minutes.
Take the same number bus in the opposite direction,and change to No.12 bus.
The buses are usually crowded during this time of the day.
You have missed your stop.
The next stop is the History Museum.
How much is the fare to the City Hall?
Is this the Central Park to East Market bus?
This is the Ease Market to Central Park bus.
Where do you want to go?
To the Municipal Goverment Hall.
Take the same number bus going in the direction.
There's a stop right across the street.
Excuse me.This bus goes downtown,doesn't?
Yes.Where do you want to go?
This is the right bus.
Will you let me know where to get off?
Certainly.Four more stop after this.I'll call out the stops.
I'm going to Beihai Park.Is this the right bus,please?
No,you're going the wrong way.You want a 103 from Beijing Zoo.
How can I get it,please?
You get off at the next stop,cross the street,
and you'll find the stop not far on the right hand side.
Could I have a transfer,please?
Here you are.
but could you tell me if this bus goes to the National History Museum?
No,it doesn't.There's no through bus to the National History Museum,madam.
I see.Where do I have to change then?
You can transfer Fuchengmen.
How far is it?
Well,it's only three stops from here.
I see.Thanks a lot.
Excuse me.What time does the next bus for Boston leave?
It leaves at 8:30.
I see.Are there any seats available?
Just a moment,please.Yes,you can have a seat.
Good.How much is a one-way ticket?
It's 38 dollars.
All right.Here's 40 dollars.
Here's your ticket and change.
Thank you.Which gate should I go to for the bus?
Go to gate number 2,please.
Thank you very much.
Don't mention it.
Stand back from the door,please're plenty of seats in the rear.
What's the fare,please?
One yuan fifty cents.Drop it in the box here.
Is this the right bus to Zizhuyuan Park?
Take a No.2.This is No.12.
But somebody told me this was the right bus to take.
I want to go to Tian'anmen Square,you see.
Then this is the right bus.Move on,please.
You're holding up the passengers.
Tian'anmen Square is the last stop but one.
Would you please let me know when we get there?