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Tricks for Listening to English Conversations は、アメリカのドラマ(昼ドラ)を教材として用いた、英語リスニングのための専門サイトです。

 

This website provides drills to improve your English listening ability using an American soap opera, The Young & the Restless.

2015.02.16

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GRANDPARENTS, PARENTS, AND CHILDREN

Conversations in this series focus on those between a parent and a child.  Needless to say, conversations are not necessarily always happy.

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FEB/27/2017 How to Make Music Clear/Natural ■Click■
FEB/28/2017 I'm Not Feeble Clear/Natural ■Click■
MAR/10/2017 It's Gross Clear/Natural ■Click■
MAR/15/2017 Please Just Stop Clear/Fast ■Click■
       
       
       
       
       
       

CHRISTIAN AND SULLIVAN II

Time goes by while only Sharon knows the truth that Sully is not Dylan's son.  Sully is now almost one year old.  Recently, Sharon has received several strange phone calls.  Later, she knows that the caller is trying to tell Sharon something about Sully, which makes Sharon very scared.  She is anxious about the secret being uncovered and afraid that she will lose everything.

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OCT/06/2016 A Stalker Clear/Natural ■Click■
OCT/13/2016 Patty's Painting Clear/Natural ■Click■
OCT/21/2016 Stalker Issue Being Settled Clear/Natural ■Click■
OCT/24/2016 What's Going On? Clear/Natural ■Click■
OCT/27/2016 What Are the Secrets? Clear/Natural ■Click■
NOV/01/2016 Sully Is Christian Soft/Natural ■Click■
       
       
       
       

CHLOE'S EVERLASTING REVENGE

Chloe is the mother of Delia, who was killed by Adam in a car accident in October 2013.  Due to the loss of her only child, she was mentally sick and, in spite of help from her husband, Kevin, she decided to leave Genoa City to stay in a mental hospital in California.  However, she sometimes returns to the city because she really wants to avenge her daughter's death against Adam.

 

クローイーは、アダムが起こした自動車事故のせいで死んでしまったディリアのお母さんです。一人娘を失くして精神的に不安定になり、夫のケビンが助けるものの、カリフォルニア州の精神病院に入院する(役を演じる女優さんは番組を離れる)のですが、娘を殺したアダムへの復讐心は止まず、たまにジェノア市に戻ってくる(女優さんは一時的?に番組に復帰する)のでした。

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FEB/14/2014 Your Husband Is the Reason Clear/Natural ■Click■
FEB/28/2014 A Kidnap Clear/Natural ■Click■
APR/29/2014 Pieces Are Missing Soft/Natural ■Click■
OCT/13/2015 The Most Important Moment Clear/Natural ■Click■
OCT/28/2015 How Many More Lives? Clear/Fast ■Click■

SON, FATHER, GIRLFRIEND'S UNSETTLED TRIANGLE

To make a long story short, this is a story about a love triangle between Devon, Neil and Hilary.  Devon was a homeless teenager and taken in as a foster child by Neil.  Hilary's mother died many years ago and she blamed Neil for her mother's death.  Hilary was determined to ruin Neil's family, but she ended up developing a relationship with both Neil and Devon.  Thanks to Neil, she got a job at Jabot.  After Neil went on a business trip with Hilary, he began an affair with her and convinced her to move in in spite of protests from both his son Devon and daughter, Lily.

 

デバンとニールとヒラリーの三角関係のおはなしです。デバンは10代のころはホームレスで、ニールに養子として引き取られます。ヒラリーはずいぶん前に母親を亡くしたのですが、そのことでニールを責めて、ニール一家をめちゃめちゃにしてやりたいと思っています。そんなヒラリーですが、結局はこのふたりと関係(もちろん男女の)を持ってしまうのでした。ニールのおかげでジャボー社に就職したヒラリーは、ニールと一緒に出張に行って以来一線を越えてしまい、ニールは自分のところに来るようにとヒラリーを口説くのです。デバンとリリー(ニールの娘)が反対するにもかかわらず。

DATE  TITLE  RANK  VOICE 
MAY/01/2014 Devon Watches Hilary Clear/Fast ■Click■
MAY/16/2014 Hilary's Secret Clear/Fast Click■
JUN/20/2014 Hilary's Suggestion Clear/Natural ■Click■