Modern Family 🎨 摩登家庭:第一季第一集 No.13

Modern Family 🎨 摩登家庭:第一季第一集 No.13



Mitchell: My dad. Uh, my dad still isn't completely comfortable with this. Um- He-He still does this thing. It's been five years now. And he still does this thing where he announces himself...before walking into any  room we're in...just to make sure he doesn't have to ever see us kiss.

com·plete·ly /kəmˈpliːtli/ in every way possible 彻底地;完全地;完整地
completely different 截然不同
comfortable with 对……感到舒适:指对某事或某人感到放心、自在或适应。
I feel comfortable with my new colleagues. 我对我的新同事感到很舒适。
 It's been five years = It has been five years 已经五年了
an·nounce  /əˈnaʊns/ ~ yourself/sb  to tell sb your name or sb else's name when you or they arrive at a place 宣布(某人)到达;通报…的到来
They haven't formally announced their engagement yet. 他们还没有正式宣布订婚。
walk into 走进:指朝着某个方向行走,进入某个地方或空间。
walk into the bedroom 走进卧室
make sure 确保:确保或核实某事物是否真实、正确或会发生等;
Make sure you have all the necessary documents before you leave. 离开前确保你拥有所有必要的文件。
have to used to show that you must do sth 必须;不得不
You don't have to knock—just walk in. 不必敲门—进来就是了。

Cameron:  Wish my mother had that system. Remember?

sys·tem /ˈsɪstəm/ ~ (of/for sth)an organized set of ideas or theories or a particular way of doing sth (思想或理论)体系;方法

Mitchell: Not now.

Mitchell: I still can't believe you did this to me.

I still can't believe it! 我还是难以置信。
I still can't believe you decided to go. 我至今也不相信你决心离开。
You did this to me 你为我所做的着一切

Cameron:  Would you get in the spirit of things? It's a celebration.

Would you 你能不能,你可以
Would you take out the trash? 你可以把垃圾带出去吗?
Get in To become involved 进入,融入
spirit /ˈspɪrɪt/ a state of mind or mood; an attitude 心态;态度
get into the spirit (of something) to start to feel as happy, excited as the people around you开始像你周围的人一样感到快乐和兴奋
cele·bra·tion /ˌseləˈbreɪʃ(ə)n/ a special event that people organize in order to celebrate sth 庆典;庆祝活动
birthday/wedding celebrations 生日庆祝;结婚庆典