A: Miss, may I help you?
C: Yes, I just wondered why the price between the ninth and tenth floor is so
A: It's because of the view.
C: Oh! I see. Can you show me the location of
A: Sure. Please take a look at the model of the building. Nice Garden has a
total of two blocks which are labeled Block Ⅰ and Block Ⅱ. Block Ⅰ has a total
of thirty-eighth levels. The thirty-seventh and thirty-eighth are penthouses.
There are four units in one level. The sizes of the units are one thousand
square feet and one thousand and five hundred square feet. The size with one
thousand square feet has three bedrooms and the biggest size has four
How many elevators are there?
A: There are three elevators between one hundred and forty eight
C: How about the car-park space?
A: There are a total of one hundred and sixty parking lots on the second and
third floor, in which twelve are for visitors and the rest are for
C: Any other facilities?
A: Sure, on the fourth floor is a recreation quarter. There are two swimming
pools. One is Olympic standard size and the other one is for children. Also,
there is a gymnasium for resident members
C: When is the completion date?
A: The completion date will be on July 1st 2007.
C: How about the price and the bank mortgage?
A: Please check up the price list. The average unit price is five million
Hong Kong dollars. There are eight different banks that will provide a seventy
percent mortgage loan. Also, the developer will offer another ten percent
mortgage to purchasers.
C: How many payment methods are there?
A: It's all written on the brochure price list. I believe there will be one
right for you. Please hurry up because almost half of units have already
C: Thank you. I think I have to talk to the bank representatives. Thank you
for your help.
A: You're welcome.
（改编自：英语周报 英语点津 Annabel 编辑）