|Chinese Style||It's seven twenty o'clock.|
It's seven twenty.
|Chinese Style||Your coat is broken.|
Your coat is torn.
Susan didn't make a fault anyway.
|American Style||Susan didn't make a mistake anyway.|
Would you mind posting this letter for me ? Yes, certainly.
|American Style||Would you mind mailing this letter for me ? Of course not. OR( Not at all )|
He becomes better.
|American Style||He got better.|
We'll have a hearing test tomorrow.
|American Style||We'll have a listening test tomorow.|
I recommend you to take a long vacation.
|American Style||I recommend that you take a long vacation.|
The last bus leaves at eleven o'clock. It's about eleven now, Hurry up!
|American Style||The last bus leaves at eleven o'clock. It's nearly ( almost ) eleven now, Hurry up!|
|Chinese Style||It was still bright outside.|
|American Style||It was still light outside.|