The Weekend – Silence please!
A: Those people in front of us are making so much noise. Its so inconsiderate!
B: Dont worry about it; it’s not such a big deal.
A: Oh… I cant hear a thing! Excuse me, can you keep it down?
C: Sure, sorry ’bout that!
A: Someones phone is ringing!
B: Honey, I think its your phone. Did you forget to switch it off?
A: Oh, no! Youre right. Thats so embarrassing!
C: Do you mind keeping it down? Im trying to watch a movie here!
inconsiderate: not thinking of the feelings of other people; not thoughtful
not such a big deal: not a big problem
can’t hear a thing: unable to hear
keep it down: be quiet
switch off: turn off
do you mind: could you please
noisy: very loud
to disturb: to interrupt, bother, or upset
to interrupt: to speak or make noise when someone else is speaking
to whisper: to speak very softly