M: Can you stop throwing things on my desk?
W: I just put them there for now. I’ll move them back after I cleaned my desk.
M: Ahhh! I am not going to tolerate you any longer. I am going to see the boss now, and ask for a new partner.
W: You can’t do that.
M: Oh, yes, I can. And I will. We’ll see. Working with someone like your attitude is never going to get anything done!
W: What do you mean? What’s wrong with my attitude?
M: You are not participating in this team! I don’t want to talk to you anymore! I am seeing the boss! And ask for a new partner!
👉🏻WORDS & PHRASES
1. throw [θro] (v.) 拋；丟
2. tolerate [ˋtɑlə͵ret] (v.) 忍受
3. partner [ˋpɑrtnɚ] (n.) 夥伴
4. attitude [ˋætətjud] (n.) 態度
👉🏻LANGUAGE FOCUS I am not going to tolerate... 我不再容忍~~《Examples》 I am not going to tolerate your tardiness any longer. I am not going to tolerate your silly behavior again.
B: I am sorry. Please forgive me.
💯《Answer Key》: I am not going to tolerate your mistakes
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