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  • Hello, everybody, this is Jack from

    哈囉,大家好,我是tofluency.com的Jack

  • tofluency.com along with - Kate - this is my

    還有Kate,這位是我的

  • wife, Kate and we are being quite

    妻子。我們現在非常的有野心

  • ambitious because we have brought our

    因為我們帶了

  • daughter along with us. So, we are going

    我們的女兒一起來。所以,我們將要

  • to have a conversation in English and

    開始一段英文對話

  • this is going to give you the

    而這是要給你

  • opportunity to listen to a real

    聽真實的

  • conversation both in British English and

    英國腔英語和

  • American English and baby. And baby.

    美國腔英語還有嬰兒語的機會

  • You'll hear some baby noises, no doubt. And

    不要懷疑,你會聽到一些嬰兒的聲音

  • this is going to be on YouTube but we

    這部影片將來會放在YOUTUBE上

  • might upload it as a podcast as well, so

    我們可能也會將它上傳到podcast

  • if you are listening to the podcast, go

    如果你有在聽podcast

  • to tofluency.com/podcast and you'll

    前往 tofluency.com/podcast

  • be able to get some materials for this

    你就可以得到一些這堂課的資訊

  • lesson. Now, our hope is not to edit this

    現在,我們只希望不用剪輯太多影片

  • video too much, we're just going to have a

    我們要開始

  • conversation and we are going to talk

    展開對話並

  • about vacations.

    談論假期了

  • Yep. And talk about traveling. Now, we

    -是的 -還有旅遊

  • actually met while I was traveling back

    我們事實上,是在我2007年從旅途回來時遇見的

  • in 2007. So, it's almost 10 years.

    大約10年前了

  • Oh my gosh. I can't believe that it's

    天啊,我真不敢相信

  • flown by, hasn't it. It has, yeah. And, erm, we

    -這時光的飛逝,是不是 -是啊

  • have been living in America for about

    我們有在美國住過約6年

  • six years now. How many vacations have

    從那之後我們有過

  • been up since we've been here?

    多少旅行?

  • Can you remember anything in particular?

    你記得嗎?

  • That's a really good question. I think a

    這真是個好問題

  • lot of times we end up traveling for

    我想很多時候我們結束旅程後

  • visits to family more than we travel for

    就去拜訪家裡,這種的次數比我們

  • pleasure or to get away from it all.

    因為開心、或是想遠離塵世而想旅行的次數還多

  • Yeah, so because we, because we live in

    所以,因為我們住在

  • America, my parents are in Europe; my

    美國,我的雙親住在歐洲;我

  • sister's in Europe; your family is

    妹妹也在歐洲。而你的家人也在別的地方

  • elsewhere as well, when we tend to travel

    因此,當我們想去旅行的時候

  • we tend to go see family don't we? Visit family.

    我們都會試圖順道去看看家人

  • Yeah.

    是呀

  • Yeah, we do. Why don't you tell everyone about our

    -是呀,我們都這麼做 -何不向大家聊聊我們

  • latest vacation? Our latest vacation?

    -最近一次的旅行? -我們最近的一次旅行?

  • For the holidays this year, we actually

    今年的假期,我們去了

  • went to Florida and we met up with your

    佛羅里達,我們在那見到了你的

  • parents and your sister in Florida and

    雙親和妹妹

  • we had more of a beach vacation.

    我們事實上有了一個海灘假期

  • Yeah, it was fantastic. We went somewhere

    去一個很溫暖的地方

  • really warm.

    令人相當的興奮

  • I've got some videos on this, you know,

    我那時有拍一些影片,你知道嗎

  • everyone can take a look at the videos

    大家都可以看到

  • we made from Florida, but it was great

    我們在佛羅里達拍的影片

  • to go somewhere different and not to go

    但去一個不同的地方,然後不要

  • somewhere cold for Christmas. I know!

    -去聖誕節時會很冷的地方會更好。 -我知道

  • Yeah, we've never done that before and it

    是啊,我們之前從來沒這麼做過

  • didn't really feel like Christmas

    然後就很不像聖誕節的感覺

  • because usually we associate it with snow

    因為我們時常將它和雪

  • and cold weather and instead we were on

    及寒冷的天氣連在一起,但我們

  • the beach on Christmas Eve.

    在平安夜時在海灘上

  • Yeah, and Christmas Day. There were park rangers passing out

    -是啊,然後聖誕節那天 -有很多公園騎警遞出

  • sunglasses.

    太陽眼鏡

  • yeah giving out free sunglasses. Yeah. But

    -是啊,遞給我們免費的太陽眼鏡 -是啊 -但

  • it was fun because people were playing

    其實很好玩,因為人們都在撥放

  • Christmas music; they were wearing santa

    聖誕節的樂曲,他們戴著聖誕老人的

  • hats and we went to the beach on

    帽子,然後我們在聖誕節

  • Christmas Day.

    當天前往海灘

  • mhm. Which... it was really strange; it was

    -嗯 -這...真的相當的奇怪,老實說

  • really strange to be honest, but very

    這真的很奇怪,但

  • enjoyable.

    非常的有趣

  • Yeah it was. Yeah. And then, let's talk

    -是啊,的確是 -是的。再來,我們來聊聊

  • about an ideal vacation now.

    理想中的旅行

  • Because we are thinking about going

    因為我們在想說這個夏天

  • away this summer...

    要去哪裡走走

  • where would your ideal place be? Where

    哪裡會是你理想中的旅行地點呢?哪裡

  • would you like to go? I don't know. I have

    -是你想去的地方呢? -我不知道耶,我常常在想

  • always wanted to travel... somewhere

    想要去旅行,去

  • really, kind of, different. Obviously

    非常不同的地方,然後要是

  • somewhere that feels safe especially

    很安全的地方

  • with the children. Where we don't have to

    特別是帶小孩一起去的時候,我們不用

  • get a lot of vaccines before we go.

    在出發前注射很多的疫苗

  • That's such a good point. But I would love to visit a

    -這是很好的想法。-但我想要去

  • country with some different cultural

    一個有著不同傳統、文化

  • traditions and food. I've always wanted

    和食物的國家。我想去

  • to go to Morocco. Morocco? Very cool!

    -摩洛哥。 -摩洛哥?好酷喔!

  • Yeah, we we nearly went, didn't we, while we

    我們快要可以去了,不是嗎?當我們

  • were living in Spain.

    住在西班牙的時候

  • Yeah. But we just never made it there. That was

    -是 -但我們只是沒有去

  • the time to go when we were, you know,

    當我們在那裏的時候,就是時候去了,你知道的

  • I mean, I think that once you start a family,

    我的意思是,我覺得一旦你組成一個家庭

  • you realize that the time to go

    你就會明白,出發的時間點是

  • was any time before you had kids.

    你有小孩前的任何時候

  • Yeah, exactly, and that's why you'll hear

    是啊,這就是為什麼你會聽到

  • people say to anyone who's just

    有人說任何人在即將要有小孩前

  • about to have kids, you know, take

    你知道

  • advantage and this time right now but,

    就在這個時間點,趕快去冒險吧!

  • you know, you can do stuff with kids like

    但,你知道嗎,你可以再有小孩的時候做,例如

  • make these videos and podcasts... so,

    做這些影面和 podcasts,所以

  • yeah... you say Morocco, anywhere

    你說摩洛哥,還有

  • else? I would love to explore

    -其他想去的地方嗎? -我也想要去

  • Australia more

    澳洲探險

  • as well, and you have a cousin who

    你有一個親戚住在

  • actually lives in Australia.

    澳洲對吧

  • Yeah. That would.. it would be fun to visit them and

    -對呀 -如果我們可以去拜訪他們,那會很有趣的

  • we've been talking a lot with our son

    我們已經多次向我們的兒子說到

  • about koala bears and kangaroos and

    無尾熊和袋鼠

  • different animals that live in

    還有很多也住在澳洲的不同動物了

  • Australia, so that would be fun,

    所以去那裏應該會很好玩

  • yeah, and I would love to travel more around

    -是 -我也想

  • Asia as well. Yeah, I haven't really been

    -環遊亞洲 -我還真的還沒去過

  • out that way at all.l I haven't been to

    我還沒有去過

  • anywhere in Asia. I haven't been to Australia,

    位於亞洲的任何國家。我也沒有去過澳洲

  • I think the farthest east I've been is

    我想我有去過最遠,位於東方的國家

  • probably Germany.

    大概是德國吧

  • Wow. Yeah and that's western Europe, so...

    -哇 -是的,那是西歐,所以...

  • but you have been all the way down to

    但你最南端有去過

  • Patagonia in South America. Yes.

    -位於南美的巴塔哥尼亞了 -對

  • So, you've just traveled in a different

    所以,你已經有往不同的方向去旅行過了

  • direction. But i feel like I'm so glad

    我也為我有

  • that I have a partner who loves to

    一位如此喜歡旅行的

  • travel.

    伴侶感到開心

  • Yeah. That we found each other because we

    我們會遇到彼此是因為

  • can go on more adventures and we can maybe

    我們可以一起去我想去的冒險,我們也可以

  • take some trips now while Thomas is

    在Thomas 還小的現在就來些旅行

  • little. But I would love to take him

    但我會想要帶著他

  • and Emma, who's chiming in, on some

    和Emma一起去。Emma是一位和我很合的人

  • neat vacations when they get older and

    當他們長大些後的一些假期中

  • just travel and experience life in

    就可以去世界不同的角落

  • different parts of the world.

    旅行並體驗人生

  • Yeah, it's a strange time for us because

    這是一段對我們而言很奇怪的時光,因為

  • it seems like we're just dealing with,

    這就像是我們只是在決定

  • you know, emergency situations when we

    你知道的,當我們在旅行時所遇到的

  • travel, and this year, though, when we went

    緊急狀況,雖然,在今年,當我們去

  • to Florida, Thomas was excited about it.

    佛羅里達,Thomas 非常的興奮

  • We could show him pictures and we could

    我們會給他看我們當時的照片並

  • talk about it in terms of what we were

    將我們當時發生過的事情

  • going to do and he got excited about

    詳細的和他說,他聽到這個真的很

  • that.

    興奮

  • Yeah. And he talks about it now. So he's

    -是 -然後他現在在和我聊這個

  • developing those memories and we took

    他正在挖掘那些記憶,我們

  • some great photos while we were there too.

    也會在我們去那的時候拍些照片

  • Yeah, so, yeah. And I think, as the

    -是 -是,所以我認為

  • children get older,

    當小孩長大

  • we're going to have great times and we can

    我們會有很棒的時光;我們

  • do very specific things, and they'll get those

    可以做很多特別的事情;他們會有

  • memories - they will have those memories.

    擁有這些記憶的

  • Yes. Where did you travel when you

    是啊。你小的時候有去哪裡旅行嗎?

  • were a little? Do you have memories of

    你對當時的旅行還有印象嗎?

  • traveling? We went to France a lot and we

    我們有去過很多次法國和

  • went to Spain a lot and and well, you

    西班牙,還有...你知道的

  • know, my memories when I was young - you

    我年輕時的回憶-

  • always make fun of me because I talk

    你總是嘲笑我,因為

  • about my memories all the time.

    我常常在說我的回憶

  • Yeah, by the way, Jack has an incredible

    對呀,順帶一提,Jack 有很驚人的

  • memory - you

    回憶-你

  • well kind of well. When was your

    -好的,好的 -你最早的記憶是從什麼時候開始的?

  • earliest memory from? how old were you?

    你那時候幾歲?

  • I don't really know to be honest...

    老實說...我不太記得了

  • no, there was that memory where I

    不,我還對於我六個月大的時候,

  • remember being in my mum's arms when I

    被我媽媽抱在懷裡

  • was six months old or I had to be six

    或者是說我應該要是六個月大的時候

  • months old because they were in their old house.

    因為他們在他們的舊家

  • I remember seeing our neighbor and my

    我記得我看到了我們的鄰居

  • mom was talking to the neighbor.

    然後我媽媽在和鄰居聊天

  • Yeah. And I remember... I remember that

    -是 -還有我記得...我記得

  • little ,you know, snippet - that tiny bit of

    一點點,你知道的,小小的片段,一段記憶中的

  • memory but it's not that clear. I know, but

    -小部分,但並沒有記的很清楚。 -我知道,但

  • six months old, that's incredible. I think

    六個月大,這真的很令人難以置信。我想

  • that'll mean that Emma will start to

    這將代表Emma 很有可能會在這幾個月開始

  • remember life, potentially, in just a

    對生活有記憶了