Знакомство - Let Me Introduce Myself

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   Знакомство - Let Me Introduce Myself Диалоги - Dialogues - Диалоги на каждый день - Everyday Dialogues There are no translations available.

                                                        Let Me Introduce Myself

 

 

                                                Аудиозапись диалога слушать здесь

 

 

VF - Excuse me, do you speak English?

 

JB - Yes, I do.

 

VF - Where are you from? Are you English?

 

JB - Well, I'm Welsh, actually. But I live in London now.

 

VF - And what brings you to Moscow? Are you here on business?

 

JB - No, I'm on holiday. I'm a tourist.

 

VF - Ah, I see. Do you like Moscow?

 

JB - Yes, very much. It's a fascinating city!

 

VF - I’m glad you like it. You know, you speak very clearly.  I understand you perfectly. Do you understand me?

 

JB - Oh yes, I understand you all right. Your English is very good. Are you an English teacher?

 

VF - Oh no. I'm a doctor, an eye surgeon. I work at the Moscow Eye Microsurgery Centre.

 

JB - How interesting! The Centre is very famous. Are you a Muscovite, then?

 

VF - Yes, I am. Let me introduce myself. I'm Victor Fyodorov.

 

JB - Are you the famous eye surgeon, Professor Fyodorov?

 

VF - Oh no! His name's Svyatoslav Fyodorov. He's the director of the Centre.

 

JB - Are you his son, then?

 

VF - No, I'm just a namesake. Fyodorov is a common name here.

 

JB - I see. Like Smith in Britain. Well, I'm pleased to meet you, Mr. Fyodorov. My name's Judy, Judy Batt.

 

VF - Now, let me introduce my friends. This couple is from St. Petersburg. The young lady is Svetlana Poliakov and the young man is her husband, Igor Poliakov.

 

JB - How do you do.

 

SP, IP -  How do you do.

 

VF - Svetlana is a specialist in French art. She works at the Hermitage as a curator.

 

JB - Ah, the Hermitage! What a wonderful museum! It's enormous, isn't it? Do visitors ever see the whole of it?

 

SP - Well, some do. They return again and again.

 

JB - Is your husband an artist too?

 

SP - No. Igor's a graphic designer. He works in an advertising agency.

 

VF - And that man over there is Eugene Matenko.

 

JB - Is he the man with the beard?

 

VF - That's right, dark hair and a black beard, a businessman, the managing director of a publishing company in Kiev. Here he comes now. Eugene, meet Miss Judy Batt, from England.

 

EM - How do you do, Miss Batt.

 

JB - How do you do. Please call me Judy.

 

VF - And this is Mr. Bassov, Boris Bassov. He's head of the chemistry department at Saratov University.

 

BB - How do you do.

 

JB - Pleased to meet you.

 

VF - And now meet my friend, George Beritashvili.

 

BB - How do you do.

 

GB - Glad to meet you. 

 

JB - Beritashvili isn't a Russian name, is it?

 

GB - You're quite right: I'm from Georgia.

 

VF - Yes, George is from Tbilisi, the capital of Georgia.

 

JB - What do you do?

 

GB - I'm a computer programmer. I work in a research institute.

 

VF - And, last but not least, this young man is from Estonia, one of the Baltic states.

 

JB - How do you do.

 

OA - Pleased to meet you.

 

JB - And what do you do? No, don't tell me. Let me guess.

 

VF - Oh, it's difficult, Judy. Do you want a clue?

 

JB - OK then.

 

VF - He's not an engineer, or a chemist, or a mathematician, And he is not a teacher.

 

JB - Mmm. Are you a journalist?

 

OA - No, I'm not a journalist.

 

JB - Are you an architect?

 

OA - No, I'm afraid not.

 

JB - Ah. Perhaps you're an actor or a film director?

 

VF - Oh no, he's neither an actor nor a film director!

 

JB - Oh dear, oh dear. Is he a doctor, like you?

 

VF - Ah, you're getting warmer! He is a doctor. But he isn't a medical doctor.

 

JB - Oh well, I give up. I don't know.

 

VF - Olev's an ecologist.

 

JB - A doctor of ecology?

 

OA - Not quite. I'm a doctor of biology. I specialize in environmental problems.

 

JB - I'm pleased to meet you. But I'm sorry, I didn't catch your name.

 

OA - Olev Anvelt. Please call me Olev. What do you do?

 

JB - Me? I'm a lecturer at London University.