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  • Amy: No traffic, we’re sailing.

sailing [ˈselɪŋ]

n. 帆船运动、(乘帆船的)航行、(轮船的)航班

v. 驾驶( sail的现在分词)、起航、坐船旅行、掠

adj. 航行的


  • Sheldon: Yes. Like we’re on a ship. Coming from Africa to America.

  • Amy: Sheldon, that’s completely inappropriate. You can’t keep comparing yourself to a slave.


inappropriate [ˌɪnəˈproʊpriət]

adj. 不恰当的,不适宜的、不合适、不宜、不妥


  • Sheldon: Yes, Miss Amy.

  • Leonard: I can’t believe you’re married to that idiot.

  • Penny: Ugh, would you stop? We just did it as a goof.


goof [ɡuf]

n. 呆瓜

v. 弄糟、混、打发时间、出大错


  • Leonard: Well, a goof or not, you’re actually married. You need to get this taken care of.

  • Penny: I will. Why are you making this such a big deal?

  • Sheldon: Oh, oh, oh, I have a reason. It could be because you said yes to marrying Zack, but every time Leonard’s proposed, he’s gotten a resounding no. Yeah, that’s just off the top of my head.


resounding

adj. 反响的,共鸣的、响亮的,洪亮的、彻底的,完全的、夸张的,虚夸的

v. 回响resound的现在分词


  • Penny: So how do I undo this?

  • Leonard: I’m hoping you can get an annulment. It’s just like it never happened.


annulment [əˈnʌlmənt]

n. 废除,取消,(法院对婚姻等)判决无效


  • Penny: Great, well, what do I have to do?

  • Amy: It says here you can get an annulment if any of the following conditions are met. Were you unable to consummate the marriage?


consummate [ˈkɑnsəmeɪt]

vt. 圆房、使完成、使完美

adj. 完美的、至上的、圆满的、无比的


  • Sheldon: Hah! Penny? Next.

  • Amy: Is there any evidence of fraud, bigamy, want of understanding?


bigamy [ˈbɪɡəmi]

n. 重婚,重婚罪、媾


  • Penny: Want of understanding? What does that even mean?

  • Amy: Ding, ding, ding. We have a winner.