200 Common English Phrases
Conversation in the Post Office
Good afternoon, Madam. What can I do for you?
Yes. I want to buy some postcards. Did you know where I can get them?
Yes, you can buy them here. We have three kinds of postcards, $1, $2 and $5. Which one do you want?
Oh, can I have a look at them?
Hmm, I want this cards. Is it $2 each?
Yes. How many do you want?
Three. This is $10 here.
Here’s your change.
Thank you. One more question, I can send my postcards from this post office, right?
Yes, Madam. Our office hour is from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Every day.
Ok. Thank you very much!
You are welcome.
Good morning, Sir. Can I help you?
Yes, I want to send this package to Beijing. Which window should I go to?
Go to the window marked “Parcel Post”.
Thanks! I want to send this package Parcel Post, registered.
What does it contain?
There are three books.
Do you want it insured?
Yes, please, for 30 dollars.
That will be 60 cents. Here are your stamps.
Wait a second, sir!
You forgot to put the return address on the package.
Oh, sorry. I’ll put it on right now.
Now, here is your receipt!