English Language Learning Blog (7)


The driver's English was broken, his face a dark smudge reflected in the rear-view mirror.  A gold capped tooth sparkled in the sharp clear sunlight as he spoke into the mirror, his gravelly voice barely audible over the loud music.

I nodded my head a lot and bounced around in the back seat, as we sped our way over some bumpy roads and finally arrived at Giza.                   

It had been a short but intense drive.  I paid the driver and got out.                                    (V.C)

英会話表現&英単語 その168
a dark smudge reflected             濃いシミが反射している
rear-view mirror                     バックミラー
a gold capped tooth                  金歯
sparkle                              輝く
as he spoke into the mirror          鏡に話し込むたびに
gravelly voice                       太くしゃがれた声
barely audible                       ほとんど聞こえない
bounce arround                       跳びはねる
sped our way                         速度を上げた
bumpy                                でこぼこの
short but intense                    短いが強烈な

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