M= Manager R= Renter
The renter has decided to take the apartment.
M: Okay, here's the lease. Read it over before you sign it. As you can see, the deposit is $300.
R: Oh, okay. I can get it back when I move out, right?
M: Yes, assuming there's been no damage to the apartment. Before you move in, you can make a list of any marks, scratches, and so forth that are already there.
R: All right. Here's the lease and the check for the deposit.
M: Great. You can move in next Monday. Your first month's rent is due then.
1．As you can see, S + V 如你所看到的，……
例:As you can see, our new apartment is much bigger than our old one.
Yes, if the apartment has not been damaged.
= Yes, if the apartment has not been damaged.
例:You shouldn't assume that everyone will agree with your idea.
do damage to... 使……受到损害
例:The scandal did a lot of damage to the singer's image.
6．make a list of... 列出一张……的明细表／清单
例:Sally made a list of things she had to do during the week.
9．and so forth 等等
= and so on
例:We need to make a list of everything we need, like pens, paper, and so forth.