-Leonard：Well, then we'll avoid Finkleday, we'll meet the new department head, congratulate him, shake his hand and go.
-Sheldon: How's this? Pleased to meet you, Dr. Gablehauser. How fortunate for you that the university's chosen to hire you, despite the fact that you've done no original research in 25 years, and instead have written a series of popular books that reduce the great concepts of science to a series of anecdotes, each one dumb down to accommodate the duration of an average bowel movement. Mahalo.
-Leonard：Mahalo is a nice touch.
我们一起来学习对话中出现的【anecdote】这个词。【词根拆解：an“not” + ec + dot-“give”+-e】【n. 轶事，趣闻(通常指没有科学依据的事情)】【派：anecdotal adj. 轶事的，趣闻的】
-Sheldon: Well, here's an interesting turn of events.
-Leonard：What? Howard brought a date?
-Sheldon: A more plausible explanation is that his work in robotics has made an amazing leap forward.
-Howard：Hey, what up, science bitches? May I introduce my special lady friend Summer?
-Woman：Howard, I told you touching is extra.
我们一起来学习对话中出现的【plausible】这个词。【词源：来自拉丁语plaudere,击，打，拍掌，-s,过去分词格，词源同applaud引申词义可信的，有道理的。】 【adj. 可信的，有道理的】【反： implausible adj. 不大可能的，难以置信的 】
-Leonard：What's with the fish?
-Sheldon: It's an experiment.
-Leonard：What happened to your scrambled egg research?
-Sheldon: Oh, that was a dead end. Scrambled eggs are as good as they're ever going to be.
-Sheldon: I read an article about Japanese scientists, who inserted DNA from luminous jellyfish into other animals, and I thought, Hey, fish nightlights.
-Sheldon: it’s a billion dollar idea.
我们一起来学习对话中出现的【dead end】这个词。 【n. 死胡同】
Sheldon’s mom: Excuse me, Dr. Gablehauser, are you busy?
-Dr. Gablehauser：Well, actually...
-Sheldon’s mom: Sheldon, he's just doodling. Get in here.
-Dr. Gablehauser：Dr. Cooper.
-Sheldon’s mom: Let's go, baby-- we're losing daylight.
-Sheldon：As you know, several weeks ago in our first encounter, we may have gotten off on the wrong foot when I called you an idiot. And I just wanted to say that I was wrong... to point it out.
-Dr. Gablehauser：I'm sorry, we haven't been introduced. Dr. Eric. Gablehauser.
-Sheldon’s mom: Mary Cooper, Sheldon's mom.
-Dr. Gablehauser：Now, that's impossible--you must have had him when you were a teenager.
-Sheldon’s mom: Oh, aren't you sweet. His father's dead.
-Sheldon’s mom: Long enough.
-Dr. Gablehauser：Please. Sheldon, shouldn't you be working?
我们一起来学习对话中出现的【recently】这个词。 【adv. 最近】(这个词通常作为做题线索词出现，考察今昔对比 现在与过去取反)【类似功能的词 现在系列：recent, now, today, at present, 一般现在时 过去系列：in the past, once, ago, previously, 过去时】