Alice:I can't hear you over that hammering.
When are these renovations going to be done?
Dilbert:They're already two weeks past the scheduled completion date and I can only guess at the cost overruns.
Alice:It feels like they're never going to finish.
Dilbert:I know. When the renovations were announced, I was glad to hear that the office would be reconfigured for better use.
德尔伯特:我知道 。当宣布装修时,我很高兴听到这个办公室为了更好使用会重新布置的消息 。
Dilbert:The upgrades sounded good-new lighting fixtures, flooring, and sound-deadening walls and ceilings.
Alice:I was looking forward to an updated look with new built-ins.
This old furniture shows lots of wear and tear.
Dilbert:Yeah, now all I want is to be rid of all this dust.
Who can work with this racket?
Alice:Heh? What did you say? Did you say you can't hack it? Me, neither!
1.feel like 感觉
例句:I didn't feel like sitting up all night.
2.look forward to 期待
例句:We look forward to a continuing relationship, and it is our sincere desire that you remain completely satisfied.
3.work with 工作
例句:You'd be mad to work with him again.
4.wear and tear 磨损
例句:It was by no means a new car and showed evidence of a good deal of wear and tear.