1. Take my word for it.
A: Can you finish the task on time?
B: Yeah. Take my word for it. I'll finish it soon.
2. You can count on me.
A: Bob was sick. Tom, can you finish his work?
B: Yes, you can count on me.
3. I'm looking for a part-time job.
A: Welcome to Career Services. What can I do for you?
B: I'm looking for a part-time job.
4. I'm working on it.
A: Kim, have you made contact with Mr. Lee?
B: Not yet, Mr. Wang. But I'm working on it.
5. Have you got that?
A: The meeting adjourned for a week. Have you got that?
B: Yes, I'll notify our colleagues.
6. When is the most convenient time for you?
A: Tim, we need to discuss the new project. When is the most convenient time for you?
B: I'm free at 2:30.
7. It’s nice meeting you.
A: Tim, let me introduce our new colleague to you. This is Lisa.
B: Hi, Lisa. It's nice meeting you. I'm Tim.
8. I've got my hands full.
A: Bob was sick. Tom, can you finish his work?
B: Sorry, I can't. I've got my hands full.
9. It won't happen again.
A: Sorry I slept in. It won't happen again.
B: Come in please. We just started to discuss our new project.
10. I look forward to hearing from you.
A: Thank you for coming for the interview. We will get back to you by this weekend.
B: Thank you. I look forward to hearing from you.
11. Let's call it a day.
A: It's 5:30 already. Let's call it a day.
B: OK. See you tomorrow.
12. Catch me later.
A: Sorry I can't deal with it right now. I've got a meeting in a minute.
B: That's all right. Catch me later.
13. The shortest answer is doing.
A: I will finish it by Tuesday. I promise!
B: You don't have to make promises anymore. The shortest answer is doing.
14. Have you finished yet?
A: We've got lots of data analysis to do. Have you finished yet?
B: Not yet. I'll do it before deadline.
15. It's nothing.
A: What happened? You need any help?
B: Thanks. It's nothing.
16. I'll get it.
A: Hey, I think your phone is ringing.
B: I'll get it.
17. Can you give me some feedback?
A: Can you give me some feedback?
B: Yes, in a minute.
18. I'll think it over.
A: Are you interested in joining the new marketing team?
B: I'll think it over.
19. Don’t hit the panic button.
A: Oh no! I sent the email to the wrong client!
B: Calm down. Don't hit the panic button.
20. It won’t hurt you to try it.
A: It won't hurt you to try it.
B: Okay, I'll give it a shot.
21. I’m trying to get the hang of it.
A: How do you feel about the new coffee machine? It looks complicated.
B: I'm trying to get the hang of it.
22. Don’t hold your breath.
A: Our boss will give lots of bonus to us this year.
B: Don't hold your breath.
23. It never rains it pours.
A: I can't even believe it. The lady who was shy and quiet is now a our top sale representative!
B: Well it never rains it pours.
24. We’ll iron out the problem.
A: There are lots of costumers' complains but we are so understaffed.
B: Don't worry. We'll iron out the problem.
25. That's all right.
A: Sorry I'm late, there was just so much traffic.
B: That's all right.
26. It's my pleasure.
A: Would you like to share your experience with our colleagues?
B: Sure. It's my pleasure.
27. Storms make trees take deeper roots.
A: I can't even imagine how you got through all these hard times.
B: Well, storms make trees take deeper roots.
28. Have you heard from ...?
A: Have you heard from the new company?
B: No. Seems that I will have to look for another opportunity.
29. Keep up the good work.
A: I get much better feedback than I expected.
B: Well done. Keep up the good work.
30. I don't know for sure.
A: Are people from the headquarter going to visit our office next week?
B: I don't know for sure.
1. Be careful.
A: Be careful. The floor just got mopped.
B: Thank you for reminding me.
2. It's awful.
A: What do you think of the food in canteen?
B: It's awful.
3. How do I look?
A: How do I look?
B: You look fantastic my son!
4. Don't rock the boat.
A: Don't rock the boat. Back to your seat, Tom.
B: Okay, Mrs Cathy.
5. It’s all for your good.
A: Don't stay up late. I'll turn off your light. It's all for your good.
B: All right.
6. You should find your feet.
A: I'm frustrated at this school. I just don't fit in.
B: You should find your feet.
7. Give it a shot.
A: Your English is great. Why not take part in the English speech contest?
B: I'll give it a shot.
8. I’m getting cold feet.
A: Why are you trembling?
B: I'm getting cold feet.
9. Could I have a word with you?
A: Could I have a word with you, Mrs Green?
B: Sure. Sit down please.
10. I've had enough.
A: Would you like more soup?
B: No, Mom. I've had enough.
11. You will have to wait and see.
A: May I know when I can get the result of admission?
B: You will have to wait and see.
12. My mouth is watering.
A: What are you cooking Mom? My mouth is watering.
B: It's your favorite food!
13. Just let it be.
A: Your daughter quit again. That's the third time.
B: Just let it be. She will come around.
14. I'll check it.
A: When is your next exam?
B: I'll check it.
15. It’ s all my fault.
A: Who broke the cup?
B: It's all my fault. I dropped it.
16. Please don't blame yourself.
A: I'm sorry that I broke the cup.
B: Look, it was an accident. Please don't blame yourself.
17. It's up to you.
A: Are we going to Disney Land this weekend?
B: It's up to you.
18. I'll be right with you.
A: Do you want to go to the park?
B: Wait a minute. I'll get changed. I'll be right with you.
19. What makes you say so?
A: Mom. Am I ugly?
B: Of course no! What makes you say so? Did anyone said that you're ugly?
20. I'm glad you enjoyed it.
A: The birthday party was amazing.
B: I'm glad you enjoyed it.
21. No pain, no gain.
A: How am I supposed to pass the test? Math is so difficult.
B: No pain, no gain. You'll have to do your homework and practice!
22. You are so considerate.
A: If you get hungry, there is some banana bread in the fridge.
B: Thanks Mom. You are so considerate.
23. Easier said than done.
A: Don't let your kids' emotions interfere with your decision-making.
B: Easier said than done. My son is a sensitive boy.
24. There is nothing I can do.
A: Can my son still stay in your class?
B: Sorry there is nothing I can do unless he's willing to cooperate.
25. There is no doubt about it.
A: Our daughter is such a genius.
B: There is no doubt about it.
26. I envy you.
A: My daughter bought me the dress as a Mother's Day gift!
B: I envy you. My son didn't even write me a card.
27. It doesn't matter to me.
A: Your son did pass the exam again. Don't you feel worried
B: It doesn't matter to me. I just want him to be happy.
28. It's better than nothing.
A: My son just wrote me a card on mother's day. He’s heartless.
B: Well, it's better than nothing.
29. It's a long story.
A: Why is your son got kicked out of Miss Green's class?
B: It's a long story.
30. These things happen all the time.
A: The kids are fighting again over some snacks.
B: These things happen all the time.
1. Do you mind my smoking?
A: Do you mind my smoking？
B: Could you smoke outside please?
2. I enjoy your company.
A: Do you want to go to the park? You can follow me!
B: Sure. I enjoy your company.
3. I'm looking forward to it.
A: The vacation is coming.
B: I'm looking forward to it.
4. Did you enjoy your flight?
A: Did you enjoy your flight?
B: Yes, I did. I slept on the plane for a while.
5. It's up to date.
A: What do you think of this dress?
B: It's up to date.
6. Don't bother.
A: Would you like some coffee or tea?
B: No, don't bother coz I'm leaving.
7. You are kidding.
A: I gave my car to my brother Tim.
B: You are kidding. I know you like your car very much.
8. It’s no big deal.
A: I didn't pass the driving test.
B: It's no big deal. You can try it again.
9. It’s not your fault.
A: Sorry I'm late.
B: It's not your fault. There was just so much traffic.
10. Thank you for everything.
A: I've heard that you'll be alone this Christmas. Why don't you come over to have dinner on New Year's Eve?
B: Thank you for everything.
11. We are in the different boat.
A: Why did you, not your wife, come to Beijing to earn money?
B: We are in the different boat. She needs to take care of our kids.
12. I know the feeling.
A: I'm afraid of the darkness and small spaces.
B: I know the feeling.
13. What's on your mind?
A: You don't look happy. What's on your mind?
B: I'm worried about my paper assignments. Tomorrow is the deadline.
14. I feel the same.
A: That song is very striking because of its snappy rhythms.
B: Yeah. I feel the same. It makes me want to dance.
15. Don't give up.
A: I didn't pass the driving test.
B: Don't give up. Try it again.
16. Please accept my apology.
A: I broke your cup. Please accept my apology.
B: Look, it was an accident. Not your fault.
17. Let me guess.
A: Let me guess. The car cost you 5 grands?
B: Oh, you have too wild of an imagination.
18. Give my best to your family.
A: Give my best to your family.
B: Thank you. That's so kind of you.
19. Have you ever been to ......?
A: Have you ever been to Japan?
B: Yes, I have. I flied to Japan to take part in Comic-Con last year.
20. Have you got anything larger?
A: This T-shirt is too small for me. Have you got anything larger?
B: Yes, wait a minute. I'll give you a larger one.
21. It's worth seeing.
A: What do you think of Jay's concert?
B: It's worth seeing. I'll go again next year.
22. Is this seat taken?
A: Is this seat taken?
B: Yeah, I was keeping it for a friend.
23. I’m just having a look.
A: Welcome to our shop. What can I do for you?
B: I'm just having a look.
24. What a coincidence.
A: Hey, Tim. I didn't see you there. You work here, too, huh?
B: Yeah. What a coincidence.
25. What's going on?
A: What's going on?
B: Nothing. I broke my cup.
26. I didn't mean to.
A: I'm sorry. I didn't mean to bother you.
B: Never mind.
27. Thanks a million.
A: Don't worry. I can cover your rent for this month.
B: Thanks a million, Tim.
28. It isn't much.
A: Thank you for borrowing me your notebook.
B: It isn't much.
29. I can't believe it.
A: Mary is a vegan but she ate a hamburger just now. I can't believe it!
B: Maybe it was a vegetable burger.
30. Please don't blame yourself.
A: I'm sorry that I lost your cap. I'll buy you a new one.
B: It doesn't matter. Please don't blame yourself.