Hotel English-Taking Orders
John and his wife Mary go to the Western Restaurant to celebrate their anniversary.
Mandy, the waitress, helps them to take orders.
Mandy: Here is the menu. Please take your time.
(Five minutes later)
Mandy: May I take your order now?
Mandy: What would you like for your appetizer?
John: Smoked Salmon.
Mary: I’ll have the Shrimp Cocktail.
Mandy: What about soup?
John: I’d like the mushroom soup.
Mary: I heard the French onion soup is great, I’ll have that.
Mandy: What would you like for your main course?
John：Steak, medium well, please.
Mary：Grilled salmon fillet, please.
Mandy：Would you like some salad?
John：Yes, I’ll have a green salad, and a mixed salad for her.
Mandy：OK. Do you like some dessert?
Mary：I’d like to have a cheese cake.
John：The same as her.
Mandy：All right. Anything else?
Mandy: So you’ve ordered a smoked salmon, a shrimp cocktail,
a mushroom soup, a French onion soup,
a steak, medium well, with a green salad,
a grilled salmon fillet, with a mixed salad
and two cheese cakes, is it correct?
Mandy：Your dishes will be ready soon. I will bring them to you immediately.
(an hour later)
Mandy：How was your dinner?
Mary：It was excellent.
Mandy：Would you like some coffee or tea after the meal?
John：Two cups of coffee, please.
Mandy：Yes, sir. I’ll get them right away.