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English Conversation 19: Getting a Motorcycle

1. to be thinking about doing something: to be considering doing something
  • I am thinking about moving to Europe.
  • She is thinking about quitting her job.
2. Are you crazy?: a common question used when one thinks that another person's actions or words are strange, ridiculous, or not a good idea

A) I'm going to quit my job and become a yoga teacher.
B) Are you crazy? You hate exercise.

A) I think that our team can win the championship.
B) Are you crazy? We are the worst team in the league.

3. What's the problem?: a question asked to find out what is wrong

A) What's the problem?
B) The printer is out of ink.

A) What's the problem?
B) We don't know yet. We are trying to find out.

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