英美等国的商店既有规模大、装饰豪华的连锁店(chain shop)，也有许多超级市场(supermarket)，规模适中的杂货店(grocery)，小型的夫妻店。此外还有经营出售减价商品的折扣店或出售二手货的旧(second-hand shop)。英美人一般每周工作五天，商店则营业六天或五天半，星期日一般不营业。人们常在周末上街购物，开车买足一周生活所需的日用品和食品，星期日则在家料理家务或探亲访友。不过，唐人街(China Town)的商店例外，一周可营业七天。
1. It’s cool on you! 你穿上它很酷！
2. Why don’t you try it on? 你为什么不试穿一下呢？
3. This is a fashionable style. 这件是流行款。
4. Is it machine-washable? 它可以机洗吗？
5. OK, I’ll take it. 好吧，我就买它了。
M: This is a neat shop. There are so many fashionable clothes here。
W1: It’s one of my favorite clothing stores. Look at this one. Would this style look good on me?
M: Sure would. Why don’t you try it on?
W1: OK. How do I look? Does this make me look fat?
M: No way. It really fits you well。
W1: I think I’ll buy it. It is perfect. By the way, what is this skirt made of? And is it machine-washable?
W2: It’s 100% cotton, and yes, it is machine-washable。
W1: OK, I’ll take it. Please wrap it up。
I. A. It looks nice。
B. I’m just looking around。
C. Can I have the blue one of my size?
D. It’s a bit big。
E. I’m looking for an all-cotton T-shirt。
M: Can I show you anything?
M: We have many types of that kind. Here are some。
M: Here you are。
W: 3 How much is it?
M: 50 yuan。
W: I’ll take it。
A. Can I help you?
B. What do you think of it?
C. Wow, beautiful!
D. Can I try it on?
E. But I think it’s a little small。
W: Sure. The fitting room is over there。
M: (back from the fitting room) 2
W: It suits you well. The color goes well with your shirt。
M: 3 Besides, I think the color is too bright。
W: I’ll get you a light one in a bigger size。
Key: Ⅰ. 1-3 ECA Ⅱ. 1-3 DBE