A: Have a seat, please. I’ve read your resume on the website. You’re a new graduate?
B: Yes, madam.
A: Have you completed your military service?
B: Yes, I have. I was admitted to the Department of Law, Suzhou University. I thought it wasn't suitable for me, so I left and served in the army. After completing my military service, I passed the exam and was admitted to the Department of Accounting at Shanghai University.
B:是的。本来我考上苏州大学法律系，但 我觉得不适合，所以就退学去当兵。退 伍之后，我就考上了上海大学会计系。
A: That’s interesting. What’re your plans for your future?
B: I’d like to work in an accounting firm to gain some work experience and put what I've learned into practice.
Have you had any previous experience?
B: Well, when I was a college student, I worked as a trainee every summer and winter break at the accounting firm. Does that count?
A: It counts, of course. What kind of work did you do there?
B: I did clerical stuff and ran errands.
A: Good. Then you wouldn’t have to start everything from the very beginning. At your various jobs, how was your attendance?
B: My attendance records were perfect, because I was never absent or late for work.
A: In this office, we encourage full attendance by offering a bonus. If you take any leaves or are late by over half an hour in a month, we’ll deduct money from your salary.
A:在我们这里，是以奖金来鼓励全勤。如 果一个月内请假或是迟到超过半小时的 话，我们就会扣薪水。
B: I see. May I know the office hours?
A: Office hours are nine to six. One hour and thirty minutes for lunch. There is also teatime at four o’clock in the afternoon.
A:早上九点到下午六点。中午有一个半小 时的时间用餐。另外下午四点有下午茶 时间。
B: I see.
A: Do you have any questions?
B: May I know how much I will be paid monthly?
A: Well give you about two thousand to start. There’ll be trial period of three months. One year later, well also have a job performance review and consider giving you a raise.
A:起薪两千左右，有三个月的试用期。一 年以后，我们会有一个绩效考核，然后考 虑要不要给你加薪。
B: When will I know your decision?
A: I’ll call you in three days.
B: Thank you and can you call my cell phone?
A: All right. See you next time.
B: Thank you again for your kind consideration. See you.