At the Pastry Shop 在点心店
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What can I do for you，Madam！
I'd like to buy two boxes of Chinese moon cakes.
We have the Guangdong style and the Suzhou style.
Which do you want？
Sorry，bananas are out of season now.
I'll take these ten oranges.
Forty yuan for the moon cakes and seven yuan for the oranges.
That'll be forty seven yuan in all.
I'd like to buy some Chinese cakes.
We have cream birthday cakes，ten yuan each. Do youlike it？
Give me a cream birthday cake and two boxes of famous Chinese cakes.
The skin of the Cantonese style cake is sweet，soft puffy palatable and filled with heavy stuffing.
The skin of Suzhou style cakes is puffy and filled with fragrant nuts.
Will you wrap them up separately.
Please step in again.
A：What can I do for you，madam？
B：I'd like to buy two boxes of Chinese moon cakes.
A：All right. We have the Guangdong style and the Suzhou style. Which do you want？
B：The Suzhou style.
A：OK. Anything else？
B：Let me see. Ah，yes！I want some bananas.
A：Sorry，bananas are out of season now. But we have some good oranges. They are just in from the country.
B：Good. I'll take these ten oranges. How much would that come to？
A：Just a moment，please. Forty yuan for the moon cakes and seven yuan for the oranges. That'll be forty－seven yuan in all.
B：Here you are，sir.
A：Thank you. Here's your change.
B：Thank you. Good-bye.
（A：shop Assistant B：Mr Smith C：Mrs Smith）
A：Can I help you？
C：I'd like to buy some Chinese cakes.
A：We have cream birthday cakes，ten yuan each. Do you like it？
C：Fine. Give me a cream birthday cake and two boxes of famous Chinese cakes，and help me to pick a variety of them，please.
A：All right. For Chinese style cakes，we have the Cantonese style and the Suzhou style. The skin of the Cantonese style cakes is sweet，soft，puffy palatable and filled with heavy stuffing. The famous Cantonese cakes are moon cakes from Guangdong， Sha—pi—ma….The skin of the Suzhou style cakes is puffy and filled with fragrant nuts.
There are not only sweet cakes but also meat moon cakes.
C：Well，will you wrap them up separately？
A：Certainly. Any thing else？
C：Nothing more. How much altogether？
A：Nineteen yuan and forty-five fen.
C：Here are two ten-yuan notes. Keep the change.
A：For me？Oh，no. We don't accept tips. But thank you all the same.
C：O. K. . Good-bye.
A：Good- bye. Please step in again.
Words and Expressions
Cantonese a. n. 广东的，广东人，广东话
puffy n. 松脆的
palatable a. 可口的，味美的
stuffing n. 填塞；填馅
fragrant a. 芬芳的