Robert: I didn't read it. I was busy. 我没有看过.我很忙.
Mr. Hubbard (teacher): Busy? Busy eating ice cream? 忙?忙着吃冰激凌?
Robert: No, Busy practicing basketball. I am on the team. 不,忙着练球.我参加了篮球队.
Mr. Hubbard (teacher): I don't care! All I care about is if you do your English homework or not! I think I'll have to call your parents. 我不管.我关心的只是你们是否做你们的英语作业. 我想我要给你的父母打个电话.
Robert: No, please don't. 不,请不要这样做.
Mr. Hubbard (teacher): Why not? 为什么不?
Robert: I promise my parents that I would get good grades and if they let me play basketball. 我向父母保证过如果他们让我打篮球我就会考好成绩的.
Mr. Hubbard (teacher): Well, then you will have to study hard or I will call them next time. 那你就要努力学习,要不然我就会打电话给他们.
Robert: Thank you so much. I will study hard. I promise. 非常感谢你.我会努力学习的,我保证.