Cinderella 2 《灰姑娘》2 （精讲之四） [ 2006-07-17 09:59 ]
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Cinderella: Open the gates!
Sing: So make your own way Show the beauty within.
When you follow your
heart there's no heart you can't win.
Man: Oh! Why, thank you!
Prudence: Your Highness, the king would not approve. You're supposed to be
inviting dukes and counts and other aristocrats.
Cinderella: I am inviting them, along with all my friends here in the
Prudence: Your Highness, I strongly advise against it. It's simply not the
way things are done.
Cinderella: Perhaps the time has come to try something new.
Sing: So reach for the sky. It's not high as it seems.
Just follow your
heart go as far as your dreams.
Cinderella: This party needs help, starting with dessert.
Jaq: No prunes.
Gus: Jaq-Jaq loves chocolate.
Cinderella: Chocolate pudding! Now that sounds good.
Daphne: We never get to dance like this.
Sing: Dance if you want to don't fear you'll fall down.
Take a chance,
'cause it's better than never to chance it at all.
Prudence: It simply isn't done. It simply isn't done.
Jaq & Gus: It simply isn't done...
Sing: There's a world for the changing and you've just begun.
them tell you it's simply not done. When you follow your heart you'll shine
bright as the sun.
Daphne: Your Highness, sand or buff?
Cinderella: Which color do you like?
Daphne: Hmm. Pink!
Cinderella: Perfect. Hmm.
Now, that's more like it.
Prudence: What will the king say?
Cinderella: I know this is a
change. But I have to try this my way.
Prudence: Well, then, I certainly hope you know what you're doing.
Jaq: They're here, Cinderella! They're here!
Cinderella: Well, it's too late to turn back now.
Jaq: Now, this dance is more like it.
Prudence: Oh, this dance is horrifying! The king has arrived.
is going on
Prudence: Your Majesty!
King: Who opened those curtains?
Prudence: This is all Princess Cinderella's doing!
King: Oh, what a lovely moon.
Prudence: I tried to teach her, Sire.
King: Commoners in the palace?
Prudence: She simply refused to listen.
King: Oh, hello, Giuseppe!
Prudence: It's a scandal!
Cinderella: Your Majesty, I can explain.
King: What is this?
Cinderella: Your dessert, Sire.
King: No prunes for dessert?
Prudence: An absolute outrage!
King: Mmm, chocolate. My favorites! What happened to the music? Everybody
dance! I always said we needed some new traditions around here. Go on, now,
Prudence. You're missing all the fun.
Prince: Did I miss something?
King: Splendid job. Splendid!
Prudence: It is the princess who deserves your praise, Sire. And I am honored
at Her Highness's service.
Cinderella: I think we're going to be great friends.
King: I told my son he had chosen well. You're a
. Another dance!
Prince: I'm glad you do things your own way.
Cinderella: Someday I'll get this princess thing right.
Prince: I think that day is today.
2. Something's still missing.
Big一词除了我们常说的“大”之外，还有以下几点是口语中常用的： A. 重要的 She's a big name
in the painting world. 她在油画界赫赫有名。 B. 慷慨（非正式） That's big of him.
他真慷慨。 C. 受欢迎的 That new popular singer is a big draw. 那位新流行歌手很能吸引听众。
4. In blazes
表示“到底、究竟”，我们都会说 on earth 和 in the world，in blazes 是口语中表示“到底、究竟”的另一种方法。
5. At one's service
看关于中世纪欧洲的电影时，总能听到这句：at your service，就是“愿为您效劳”的意思。其实不止关于中世纪欧洲的电影，现代片里也会出现这个词。
Chess came very natural to him when he was first introduced to the
game. 他刚开始学象棋的时候，就表现出了相当的天赋。 B. Singing seems to come quite natural to
her. 她好像是个天才的歌手。 C. It comes natural to him to do