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Here are some dialogues I've just worked out. I'd like to hear your opionions on how to improve them so that they may sound more natural and more native. Any suggestions would be highly appreciated. Thank you  very much in advance!






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Dialogue I: Dinner

-Done!
-Perfect! It's almost 4 o'clock. Having dinner together?
-I'm sorry. I already have another appointment tonight.
-That’s all right. How about tomorrow?
-I'm afraid not. I’ll be on a business trip to Shanghai tonight until Friday.
-Well, we can make it later.
-Sure. Thank you.



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Dialogue II: A Car Show

-Hello, May I speak to Alice?
-This is Alice. Who is that?
-Hi Alice, this is Bob. What're you going to do tomorrow afternoon, Alice?
-Um, nothing planned actually.
-Are you free then? I’d like to invite you to a car show. I've got two tickets.
-Great! Where is it?
-In the Grand Conference Center.
-Very good! Let’s meet at 3 o’clock at the south gate of the center, shall we?
-It’s a deal!





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Dialogue III: A house-warming Party

-Hello Peter.
-Ah, it’s you, Richard. I heard you’ve moved recently? Congratulations!
-Thank you. I've bought a bigger apartment. The previous one was too small.
-Yes, a little bit small for a family of six.
- Well, we're going to have a few friends over at my house next week. We’d like you to come.
- You mean a house-warming party! Of course I’d love to go.
-Thank you. We’re expecting you then.






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Dialogue IV: A Birthday Party

-It’s you, Dan! What brings you here? Come in please, and take a seat!
-Thank you, Peter, I’d like to invite you to my birthday party.  I’m going to be 18 next week.
-Congratulations! And thank you very much for the invitation. Of course I’d love to come.
-It will be held at 7:30 next Tuesday evening.
-No problem.
-Thank you. Bye.
-Bye. Please watch your steps.

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what a good dialogue they r ,i should practice them too

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Dialogue V: A weekend Plan

-Hi Tom, What are you doing over the weekend?
-Well, haven't got any plan yet, and  I’m still thinking about it.
-How about going skating and boating?
-Skating? It sounds great! In the park again?
-Yes. I’ll call you tomorrow. Shall we go out for a walk now?
- Let’s go!

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