Supermarket — a convenient shopping area
With the development of economy, people's living standard has been enormously improved, and with the improvement of people's living standard, supermarkets are springing up like mushrooms. Every day, especially at weekends, crowds of shoppers flock towards supermarkets and smilingly come out with rich harvests. The enthusiasm of the shoppers is induced by the superiorities of the supermarket.
Firstly, it is very convenient to do shopping in the supermarket. What you need do is walk your handcart along the aisles and take anything you need from the shelves to fill your cart.
Secondly, the market provides a bumper variety of goods. Food, clothes, daily articles, drinks, books, home electric appliances all are within your arm's reach.
Thirdly, the environment is clean and comfortable with fifthly, often, small gifts like soft toys, beauty-parlour coupons and instant lucky draws are offered to customers.
Naturally, people like shopping in supermarkets although they sometimes complain about the extra money they spend on unnecessary things. But the next time they do shopping, they completely forget it.
living standard 生活水平
enormously ad. 大大地
spring up like mushrooms 如雨后春笋
shopper n. 购物者
flock v. 群集
superiority n. 优点, 优势
walk your handcart along the aisles 在走道中推着手推车
shelf n. 货架
abumper variety of goods 各种各样的货物非常充足
daily articles 日用品
home electric appliances 家用电器
within your arm's reach 伸手之间
all-year-round ventilation and air-condition 全年均有通风和空调设备
payment n. 付款
in cash or with a card 付现金或用卡支付
soft toys 软体玩具
beauty-parlour coupons 美容优惠券
instant lucky draws 即时幸运抽奖