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英会話無料教材借家人の来訪
 吹雪の中、主人公ヒースクリフが住む屋敷に、借家人がやってきた。屋敷の雰囲気は、重く沈んだものだった。

 
LOCKWOOD Are you Mr. Heathcliff?
HEATHCLIFF Yes.
LOCKWOOD Well,1 am Mr. Lockwood, your new tenant at the Grange. I'm lost, I... Can I get a guide from amongst your lads?
HEATHCLIFF No, you cannot. I've only got one and he's needed here.
LOCKWOOD 0h then, I'll have to stay till morning.
HEATHCLIFF Do as you please.
HEATHCLIFF Quiet!
HEATHCLIFF Down!
LOCKWOOD Thank you for your hospitality. Could you extend it to a cup of tea?
ISABELLA Shall I?
HEATHCLIFF You heard him ask for it.
LOCKWOOD Thank you. I presume the amiable lady is Mrs. Heathcliff.
HEATHCLIFF Yes.
LOCKWOOD Yes.

 ・tenant:借地[小作, 借家]人。
 ・amongst :(文語的表現) among。
 ・lad:少年、若者。
 ・hospitality : 厚遇, 歓待, 心のこもったサービス。
 ・amiable:親切な;社交的な。