2021. 8. 11. 09:19ㆍ공부/구슬쌤의 자신감 영어
1: What's on your mind: 상대가 얘기하고 싶어하는 게 있거나 고민이 있는 것 같을 때
2: Is this a good/bad time? 통화하기 전 기본 매너 표현
3: on second thought(s): 다시 생각해보니
4: I'll be: 괜찮아질 거예요. Are you okay?라고 물어봤는데 안 괜찮을 때.
#1: What's on your mind? 무슨 일이야? / 무슨 할 말 있어? / 무슨 생각해?
*freedictionary.com: What is troubling you?
An invitation to talk about whatever is bothering someone.
A: That's great.
B: Yeah, what's on your mind?
What's on your mind?
<무슨 일인지, 용건이 뭔지 물어볼 때도>
A: So, what's on your mind?
B: We wanted to give you this.
A: Is this a good time?
B: Of course. Have a seat, Rachel.
B: What's on your mind?
#2: Is this a good time? 지금 통화/대화해도 괜찮아?
Is this a good time to talk?
Is this a bad time?
지금 통화/대화 하기 어려워?
Is this a bad time?
Am I catching you at a bad time?
<상대가 한숨 쉬며 전화 받자>
A: Hi, Victoria.
B: Jane, am I catching you at a bad time?
#3: on second thought(s): (결정을 바꾸고 싶을 때) 다시 생각해보니
*캠브릿지 사전: on second thoughts UK (US on second thought)
*macmillan 사전: used when you want to change something that you have just said, often to say the opposite.
It's just matter of preference.
On second thought, I don't think this is a good idea. 다시 생각해보니 이건 좋은 생각 같지 않아.
Actually, on second thought, I'm just gonna do it the traditional way.
<안 마신다고 했다가 마음을 바꾸며>
On second thought, I'll have another glass of wine.
<생각해보니 다른 날/시간이 더 나을 것 같을 때>
On second thought, I think Monday would be better.
<다시 생각해보니 직접 만나 어떤 사람인지 알아가고 싶을 때>
On second thought, I'd like to get to know Congressman MacLeish as a person not just a file.
<다시 생각해보니 지원군이 있으면 딱 좋을것 같을 때>
Actually, on second thoughts, maybe I could use some backup.
#3-2: have second thoughts: (결정 후 망설여지거나 생각이 달라지려할 때) 다시 생각해보다
*macmillan 사전: to begin to doubt a decision that you have already made.
I'm having second thoughts about this.
<커리어에 대한 회의가 들 때>
A: What am I doing with my life?
B: (Are) You having second thoughts about acting?
We're having second thoughts about signing the contract.
A: Walter, what are you doing here?
B: I'm having second thoughts.
I'm having second thoughts. I don't think I can do this!
<결정 후 망설이는 사람에게>
Just tell me straight up if you're having second thoughts.
<확신이 안 서면/마음 바꾸려거든 지금 말해줘>
A: It's just..
B: Look, if you're having second thoughts, you should tell me now.
A: No, I'm not hesitating.
#4: I will be/I will be fine: 괜찮아 질 거야 (내게 Are you okay? 라고 물어봤을 때 안 괜찮을 때)
A: You all right?
B: I'll be.
A: Phoebe, are you okay?
B: Yeah, yeah, I'll be all right.