ラジオ英会話 2020/3/18 L233 would you mind watering my plants while I’m away?
R: Well, sensei, I have to say I was really hoping for a more interesting opening. I’m disappointed in you. Hey, everyone. This is Rosa Akino. I guess the lesson will have to be more interesting than sensei’s opening.
C: That’s why I’m really looking forward to today’s lesson. Chris McVay here.
be away いない、席を外す
famous for -, 〜で有名
be looking forward to 名詞, 動名詞 (noun, gerund),〜を楽しみにしている
No problem. いいとも。
C: Well, listeners. If you go to a beautiful island, don’t forget to take our textbook. It’s a perfect beach read.
I thought you were away on a trip somewhere .
O: So, what do you like to do in your spare time?
R: I would have to say I like to go out in kimono. What about you, sensei?
O: Yeah. I like to write. Actually, I have no spare time. I’m a busy man, you know.
R: That’s what I thought.
C: Wait a minute. What about your video games? I’ve seen you spending hours on those things, huh!
R: Yeah! I bet you spend all your spare change on those video games.
spare change 余分な小銭