Xiǎoshí: Mǎkè, nǐ xià ge yuè huí Měiguó kěyǐ bāng wǒ mǎixiē dōngxi ma?
Mǎkè: Kěyǐ a! Nǐ yāomǎi “wéitāmìng” ma?
Xiǎoshí: Haha, shì a! Nǐ zěnme zhīdào wǒ yào mǎi wéishēngsù?
Mǎkè: Xiànzài dàjiā hěn zhòngshì jiànkāng, suǒyǐ wǒ chángcháng bāng péngyǒu mǎi
Xiǎoshí: En! Zài Táiwān mǎi zhèxiē bǎojiàn shípǐn dōu bǐjiào guì.
Mǎkè: Nǐ zhǐyào mǎi wéitāmìng ma? Yèhuángsù yào bùyào?
Xiǎoshí: Yào yào yào! Xiànzài chángcháng kàn 3C yíngmù, yídìng yào bǎohù yǎnjīng.
Mǎkè: Búguò, zhèxiē dōngxi háishì bǐ bú shàng zhēnzhèng de shíwù.
Xiǎoshí: Píngcháng chī de búgòu yíngyǎng, jiù zhǐhǎo chī bǎojiàn shípǐn le!
Xiaoshi: Mark, can you buy something for me when you return to the United States next month?
Mark: Sure! Do you want to buy “vitamins”?
Xiaoshi: Haha, yes! How did you know I want to buy vitamins?
Mark: Nowadays, everyone pays great attention to health, so I often buy them for my friends.
Xiaoshi: Xiaoshi: Yes! These dietary supplements are relatively expensive in Taiwan.
Mark: Mark: Do you want to buy vitamins only? Do you need lutein as well?
Xiaoshi: Absolutely! We spend too much time staring at screens, so it’s important to protect our eyes.
Mark: Still, it’s not as good as real food.
Xiaoshi: I don’t get enough nutrients from food, so I have to take dietary supplements instead!
1. 維他命(wéitāmìng) vitamin (transliteration)
2. 重視 (zhòngshì) to pay attention to, to value
3. 維生素 (wéishēngsù) vitamin
4. 保健食品 (bǎojiàn shípǐn) health supplements, dietary supplements
5. 葉黃素 (yèhuángsù) lutein
6. 螢幕(yíngmù) screen
7. 保護(bǎohù) to protect
8. 比不上(bǐ bú shàng) not as good as
9. 營養(yíngyǎng) nutritious; nutrition
10. 只好(zhǐhǎo) have no choice but to
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