Cell phone messages

I. DIALOGUES

W: I need to check my messages.

M: How are you going to do that? We are in the middle of the freeway!

W: I’m going to use my cell phone. Haven’t you ever done that?

M: No. I just use my cell phone to talk to other people.

W: Now you can also use a cell phone to send and receive short text messages. It’s very useful.

M: How do you send a message that way?

W: I just use the keys on the phone to type a short message. Then I press the “send” button. It’s cheaper than making a phone call.

M: That’s a great idea! You can save both time and money that way.

W: Right. All my friends usually send me text messages now.

M: Thanks for telling me about this. I’ll have to try it!

W: You’re welcome. I think you’ll find it useful.

II. Vocabulary

  • Very useful: Rất hữu ích
  • Save both time and money: tiết kiệm thời gian và tiền bạc
  • freeway: Tương tự như đường cao tốc nhưng không có trạm thu phí.