Modern Family 🎨 摩登家庭:第一季第一集 No.10

Modern Family 🎨 摩登家庭:第一季第一集 No.10



Manny: Brenda Feldman.

Gloria: What is that?

Manny: A poem I have written for Brenda Feldman.

poem /ˈpoʊəm/ 

Jay: Of course it is.

Manny: I put my thoughts into words and now my words into action.

put sth into sth to spend a lot of time or make a lot of effort doing sth 花费,耗费,投入(时间、心思等)
thoughts /θɔːts/ a person's mind and all the ideas that they have in it when they are thinking 心思;思想
action /ˈækʃ(ə)n/ the process of doing sth in order to make sth happen or to deal with a situation 行动;行为过程
The new plan for traffic control is being put into action on an experimental basis. 新的交通管理方案正在试验实施。

Jay: Hey, I'll give you 50 bucks not to do this.

Buck /bʌk/ <非正式>美元
They cost ten bucks. 这些值十元钱。

Manny: I'm 11 years old. What am I gonna do with money?

Jay: What are you gonna do with a 16-year-old?

year-old adj.年龄为一年的;存在一年的:用于表示某人或某物的年龄为一年。
The baby is one year-old. 这个婴儿一岁了。

Gloria: He's like a bullfighter.

Bullfighter/ˈbʊlfaɪtər/ 斗牛士

Jay: Mmm. You ever see a bullfight? I can't watch this.

bull·fight /ˈbʊlfaɪt/(尤指盛行于西班牙的)斗牛表演

Gloria: You're in such a bad mood. And I know why. It's because that man thought you were my father.

mood /muːd/ the way you are feeling at a particular time 情绪;心情
She's in a good mood today. 她今天心情很好。
He's always in a bad mood . 他总是情绪不好。

Jay: No.

Gloria: Yes.

Jay: No.

Gloria: When you say "No" like that, it's always "Yes." Come on. We're in the mall. Let's get you, like, some younger clothes. There's a store there.

mall = shopping mall 大型购物广场
The Eastside Mall, Berlin - UNStudio
store /stɔːr/ a shop, large or small 商店;店铺
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