1.How long are you going to be?
How long is something/someone going to be? = How long will it take? 需要多长时间？需要多久？
How much longer is this meeting going to be?
How long is Steve going to be?
I’ll be just a few more minutes
How long are you going to be + (noun/adj)
How long are you going to be a teacher?
How long are you going to be single?
2.He’s quite a catch isn’t he?
“a catch” = a man or a women who would make a good bf/gf/husband/wife
He/She is quite a catch!
Your boyfriend/girlfriend/husband/wife is quite a catch!
Catch of the day
3.You’ve been so desperate to land him.
To land someone/something = to get
Land a wife/husband
Land a job
To land in something = to end up in something
You’re going to land in jail if you don’t quit dealing.
4.B: Open the door please.
A: Hang on
Hang on = 等等
Hold on (a sec)
Hang on (a sec)
Just a second/sec
Just a minute/moment
5.Did you and Mike come together? I saw him over in the fresh produce aisle.
Fresh produce = 鲜菜
Areas of a grocery store/supermarket
fresh produce: fresh fruit and vegetables
frozen food: juice, pizzas, fruit and vegetables
bulk food: peanuts, candy, flour, snacks (You bag yourself. You choose the amount.)
baking: pre-packaged goods such as flour, sugar, salt, and chocolate chips.
breads: packaged breads, bagels, hamburger and hot dog buns
meat and seafood: packaged beef, chicken, fish
deli: freshly sliced meats and cheeses (You tell the butcher how much you want.)
bakery: fresh breads, muffins, cakes to order
dairy: milk, eggs, dairy, yogurt
pasta and rice: spaghetti, penne, wild rice, whole wheat pasta
ethnic foods: foods from countries in other parts of the world
canned foods: beans, pasta sauce, canned fruit and vegetables
condiments: ketchup, BBQ sauce, salad dressings, oil
snacks: chips, packaged candy, cookies, crackers
cereal: boxed breakfast cereals and bars, oats, granola.
beverages: juice, pop, coffee, tea,
household items: toilet paper, tissue paper, garbage bags, detergent, diapers
health and beauty and or pharmacy: make up,deodorant, feminine products,medicine。