Lillian: I’d like to become a nurse like you. I would have a great bedside manner.
莉莲：我想成为像你一样的护士 。我会对病患非常友善 。
Amos: It’s a difficult job, but I like it. I’m a registered nurse, but there are a lot of different types of nurses. If you’re willing to get an advanced degree, you could become a clinical nurse specialist or a nurse practitioner.
亚摩斯：这份工作虽然不易，但是我喜欢 。我是一名注册护士，还有其他不同种类的护士 。如果你能考取更高级的学位，你就可以成为临床护理专家或执业护士 。
Lillian: I don’t think I want to spend a lot of time in school.
Amos: Then you just need a little more training after your bachelor’s degree. You can be a registered nurse, licensed practical nurse, emergency room nurse, operating room nurse, critical care or intensive care nurse, or a home care nurse.
亚摩斯：获得学士学位后你只需要接受一段时间的培训即可 。你可以选择成为一名注册护士，持照实习护士，急诊护士，手术室护士，急救护理或重症监护护士及家庭护理护士 。
Lillian: Well, I dropped out of college. I just couldn’t hack it.
莉莲：我大学的时候辍学了 。我就是读不下去了 。
Amos: Hmm, then you might want to consider becoming a certified nursing assistant. You’ll still need to go through a training program, though, and to become certified.
亚摩斯：嗯，之后你可能想要考虑成为注册护士助理 。要想获得认证，你仍然需要经历一个培训过程 。
Lillian: That still sounds like a lot of studying.
Amos: You do want to work in nursing, don’t you?
Lillian: I do, but I thought all I’d have to do is serve meals, talk to the patients, and make them comfortable. That’s what they do on TV.
莉莲：是的，但我以为只需要端茶倒水，陪病人聊天，让他们放松 。电视里都是这么演的 。
Amos: Then my advice to you is to become an actor and play a nurse on TV. I think that might be the closest you’re going to get to the nursing profession.
亚摩斯：那么我只能建议你当演员或在影视中扮演护士 。我觉得这才是你接近护理专业最便捷的途径 。
1.bedside manner 医生对病患的态度
例句:Even the most skilled doctors can have a poor bedside manner.
2.clinical nurse 临床护士
例句:Clinical nurse staff cannot be superseded in the actualization of the patients autonomy right.
3.nursing profession 护理专业
例句:We admit that the nursing profession is in crisis.
4.dropped out of 退出
例句:He'd dropped out of high school at the age of 16.