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Jane and Pippa have just returned from walking in the hills. Pippa's
have been waiting for them.
MOTHER：Good heavens! There you are!
PIPPA:Is there anything the matter?
MOTHER：We were getting very worried.
PIPPA:There's no need to be worried. We're both fine.
MOTHER：Look at your clothes!swhereshave you been?
FATHER：Weve been anxious about you. We were expecting you back
JANE:We couldn't get across the river. The bridge has been washed
away by the floods. So we had to find another way back. Then we
had to walk across some very wet ground. That's how we got so
wet and dirty.
FATHER：So then what happened?
PIPPA:We had to climb over some rocks and it started to rain. Fortunately,
we could seeswhereswe were going; it just took us a long time to
get over the rocks.
MOTHER：What's the matter with your foot, Jane?
JANE:My shoe has been pressing against my foot, so it hurts a bit.
PIPPA:It was getting very windy in the hills.
FATHER：Yes. Weve just heard a warning on the radio that a hurricane is
likely to come. That's why we were getting anxious about you.
1.There you are.常用在口语中，根据不同的场合表示不同的意思。
There you are! A nice cup of tea.你要的东西来啦!一杯好茶。
“Well, there you are.”he said.“啊，原来你在这儿!”他说道。
2.be anxious about...为……忧虑
We are anxious about his safety.
同义词链接：be anxious for；worry about; be worried about
They had to climb over the snow mountains.他们必须爬过雪山。
The crowds pressed against the barrier.人群挤压着栅栏。
5.be likely to do可能(发生某事)
Is he likely to win?他可能获胜吗?
句型链接：It is likely that...很可能……
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