S= Salesperson C= Customer
The customer wants to buy a good novel and the clerk is recommending some.
S: There are a number of science fiction and fantasy novels I can recommend.
C: I love science fiction and fantasy, but I've been reading a lot of both lately, so I'd prefer to get something else.
S: How about a good historical novel? This one set in medie,val France is excellent. The story is exciting and the characterization is very well done.
C: That sounds interesting. Okay, I'll get this one Thanks for all your help.
S: Don't mention it.
science fiction 科幻小说
a fiction(×) 一本小说
3. fantasy n．幻想
例：Going to live on a small tropical island is one of his fantasies.
4．lately adv. 最近（与现在完成式并用）
例：Mary hasn't been feeling well lately.
7．excellent a. 卓越的；优秀的
例：This is an excellent CD. You should get a copy.
8. This one set in medieval France is excellent.
= This historical novel which is set in medieval France is excellent.
be set in+ 地方 以某地为背景／场景
例：That author writes interesting plots, but he's not quite good at characterization.