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Washington D.C. Is the Capital of the United States


New Dynamic English, NDE 11C-4

NDE Jingle(Join Us Every Day on VOA)

Saly: ວິທຍຸ​ວີ​ໂອ​ເອຂໍ​ສ​ເນີ​ບົດຮຽນ​ພາສາ​ອັງກິດ New Dynamic English.

NDE Opening

Saly: ທ່ານນັກ​ສຶກສາ​ທັງຫຼາຍ ​ໃນທ້າຍ​ບົດຮຽນ​ແລ້ວ​ນີ້ ​ເຮົາ​ໄດ້​ຕັ້ງ​ຄຳ​ຖາມ​ຖາມ​ທ່ານ​ກ່ຽວ​ກັບ​ສິ່ງ​ທ່ີເຮົາອ່ານ ​ເຊັ່ນ​ປຶ້ມ, ບັດ​ຈົດໝາຍ​ໄປສະນີ, ວາຣະສານ ​ແລະ​ອຶນໆ. ​ເຮົາ​ຫວັງ​ວ່າ​ທ່ານ​ຄົງ​ຈະ​ຕຽມ​ຄຳ​ຕອບ​ໄວ້ ​ເພ່ືອ​ປຽບທຽບ​ໃສ່​ຄຳ​ຕອບ​ຈາກ​ພວກ​ເຮົາທ່ີ​ທ່ານ​ຈະ​ໄດ້​ຟັງ​ທີ​ຫຼັງ. ບັດ​ນີ້ຈະ​ແມ່ນຄຳ​ຖາມ​ສຳລັບທ່ານ.

Larry: A Question for You

Saly: ຄຳ​ຖາມ​ສຳລັບທ່ານ.

Max: Now here’s a question for you.

Larry: Listen for the bell, then say your answer.

Saly: ເຊີນລໍ​ຟັງສຽງ​ກະດິງ​ກ່ອນ ຫຼັງ​ຈາກ​ທ່ານ​ໄດ້​ຍິນ​ສຽງ​ກະດິງ​ດັງ​ຂຶ້ນ​ແລ້ວ ​ໃຫ້​ທ່ານ​ຕອບ​ມາ​ໂລດ.

Max: Do you use e-mail?Do you like it?

(ding)

(pause for answer)

Max: Uh hunh.

MUSIC

Story Interlude: Voting/Elections 2: District of Columbia

Saly: ບັດນີ້​ເຮົາ​ຈະ​ຟັງບົດ​ໂອ້​ລົມ​ນອກ​ເວລາ​ອອກ​ອາກາດ ລະຫວ່າງ Max ​ກັບ Kathy.

Larry: OK... and we’re off the air.

Max: Well, today’s the day we vote for our representative in Congress.

Have you voted yet, Kathy?

Kathy: Actually, I’m not voting.

Max: You’re not voting?Why not?

Kathy: Because I can’t.I can’t vote in this election.

You have to live in one of the fifty states to vote for Congress.

You live in the state of Virginia, but I live in Washington, D.C.

Washington D.C. isn’t a state.

Max: It’s strange.

Washington, D.C. is the capital of the United States.

The United States government is here in Washington, D.C.

Even the President of the United States lives in Washington, DC.

But Washington, DC, isn’t a state.

Kathy: Yes, it’s very strange.

So..., have you voted yet?

Max: Well, actually.... no.

But I’m going to vote right after I leave here!

SFX: Elizabeth entering

Eliz: Hi, Max, Kathy.

Hi, Larry.

Larry: Alri-i-i-ght. Ready for Functioning in Business. Cue Music...,

MUSIC

Saly: ພໍ​ເວົ້າ​ມາ​ຮອດ​ນີ້ ​ Elizabeth ກໍ​ໄຂ​ປະຕູ​ເຂົ້າ​ມາ​ ເພ່ື່ອ​ຈະ​ສອນບົດ​ຮຽນ Functioning In Business.ແຕ່​ວ່າກ່ອນ​ເຮົາ​ຈະ​ຂຶ້ນ​ຕົ້ນ​ບົດຮຽນດ່ັງກ່າວ ​ເຮົາ​ຈະ​ທົບ​ທວນ​ບົດ​ສົນທະນາ​ນອກ​ເວລາ​ອອກ​ອາກາດ​ກັນ​ຈັກ​ບາດ.

Max: Well, today’s the day we vote for our representative in Congress.

Have you voted yet, Kathy?

Saly: ເມ່ື່ອກີ້​ນີ້ Max ເຣ່ີມ​ເວົ້າ​ຂຶ້ນ​ວ່າ ມື້​ນີ້​ເປັນ​ມື້​ເລືອກ​ຕັ້ງເອົາ​ຜູ້​ແທນ​ໃນ​ສະພາ​ຂອງ​ເຮົາ. ​ເຈົ້າ​ໄປ​ປ່ອນ​ບັດ​ແລ້ວ​ບໍ Kathy?

Kathy: Actually, I’m not voting.

Saly: ນາງ Kathy ຕອບ​ວ່າ ​ເວົ້າແທ້ແລ້ວ ຂ້ອຍ​ຈະ​ບໍ່​ໄປ​ລົງ​ຄະ​ແນນ​ສຽງ.

Kathy: I can’t vote in this election. Kathy ຕອບ​ວ່າ

You have to live in one of the fifty states to vote for Congress.

You live in the state of Virginia, but I live in Washington, D.C.

Washington D.C. isn’t a state.

Saly: Kathy ຕອບ​ຕໍ່​ໄປວ່າ ລາວ​ກຸງວໍ​ຊິງ​ຕັນ ນະຄອນຫຼວງ​ຂອງ ສຫຣ. ລາວ​ວ່າ​ຜູ້​ໃດ​ກໍ ຕາມ​ມີ​ພູມລຳ​ເນົາ​ຢູ່​ກຸງ​ວໍ​ຊິງ​ຕັນ ຈະ​ເລືອກ​ຜູ້​ແທນ​ໃນ​ສະພາ​ ສຫຣ ບໍ່​ໄດ້.

ຄຳ​ວ່າ representative … representative ​… representative … ແປ​ວ່າຜູ້​ແທນ ຫຼື​ຜູ້ຕາງ​ໜ້າ. ຄຳ​ວ່າ Congress…Congress…​ແປ​ວ່າ ສະພາ.

Max: It’s strange.

Washington, D.C. is the capital of the United States.

The United States government is here in Washington, D.C.

Even the President of the United States lives in Washington, DC.

But Washington, DC, isn’t a state.

Saly: ຄຳວ່າ strange, s t r a n g e,strange, ແປ​ວ່າ ​ແປກຫຼື​ແປກ​ປລາດ.​

ໃນ​ຕອນ​ນີ້ Max ເວົ້າ​ວ່າ ​ເອີ ມັນ​ກໍ​ແປກ​ເໜາະ! ວໍ​ຊິງ​ຕັນ​ດີ​ຊີ​ເປັນ​ນະຄອນຫຼວງ​ຂອງ

ສຫຣ. ຣັຖບານ​ຂອງ ສຫຣ ຕັ້ງ​ຢູ່​ນີ້ ​ແລະ​ແມ່ນ​ແຕ່​ປະທານາທິບໍດີ​ຂອງ​ປະ​ເທດ​ກໍ​ຢູ່​ນີ້

​ແຕ່​ກຸງວໍ​ຊິງ​ຕັນ​ດີ ບໍ່​ໄດ້​ເປັນຣັດຣັດນ່ຶງ​ຕ່າງ​ຫາກ.

Max: It’s strange.

Washington, D.C. is the capital of the United States.

The United States government is here in Washington, D.C.

Even the President of the United States lives in Washington, DC.

But Washington, DC, isn’t a state.

ພໍ​ມາ​ຮອດ​ເວລາ​ຂອງ​ເຮົາ​ກໍ​ໝົດ​ລົງ​ພໍດີ. ພໍ້​ກັນ​ໃໝ່​ໃນ​ບົດຮຽນ​ໜ້າ.

NDE Closing



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