◎我们去唱卡拉OK吧。 Let's go to karaoke.
Let's go to karaoke! (我们去唱卡拉OK吧。)
Sorry, I'm tone-deaf. (对不起，我五音不全。)
◎什么是卡拉OK? What is karaoke?
◎就是合着录音带的音乐一起唱歌。Singing along with recorded music.
◎你唱歌拿手吗? Are you good at singing?
◎我想点首歌。 I'd like to request a song.
◎你先唱。You sing first.
= Go ahead.
= After you.
◎大家高兴地玩吧! Let's enjoy ourselves.
◎约翰，你来唱一首吧。How about a song, John?
◎你打算唱什么歌? What are you going to sing?
◎来个二重唱吧。Let's sing a duet.
◎现在轮到我了。Now it's my turn.
= It's finally my turn. (终于轮到我了。)
◎我不敢在大家面前唱歌。I don't have the nerve to sing in front of people.
*have the nerve to...“敢做……， 有做……胆量”。
I don't have the guts to sing in front of people.
◎我跟不上新歌的速度(我不会唱新歌。) I can't keep up with the new songs.
*keep up with...“跟上，不落后于……”。
I can't keep track of the new music.
I can't learn the new songs fast enough.
= I have no ear for music.
= My singing is out of tune. (我唱歌总跑调儿。)
◎你唱卡拉OK有什么拿手的歌吗? What's your karaoke specialty?
= What's your best song?
= Which songs do you sing the best?
◎我从来没听说过那首歌。I've never heard of that song.
= Do you know that song? (你知道那首歌吗?)
= No, I've never heard of that song. (没有，我从来没听说过那首歌。)
◎你唱得真好! You're a good singer!
= You sing very well!
= Well done! (唱得好。)
= Good job! (太棒了!)