The script of this programme 本节目台词
Presenter/Producer: Jo Reffin
Jo: This is Real English from BBC Learning English. I’m Jo.
Jean: And I’m Jean.
Jo: Today we’re going to look at words and phrases that have recently become part of the English language.
Jo: Today’s expression is ‘life coach’. That’s L.I.F.E. life and C.O.A.C.H. coach. Life coach.
Jean: Life coach. Coach好像是教练的意思吧？
Jo: Well, a life coach is an advisor, someone you pay to help you make decisions, achieve your goals and solve your problems in your daily life.
Jean: 原来 life coach就是人生教练，或者生命教练的意思，是一种职业，是专门为客户决策和克服人生困难的顾问。
Jo: That’s right. They help you improve your life.
Jean: I see.
A: I don’t know what to do! I hate my job, I want to change everything but I don’t know where to start!
B: Why not go to a life coach? I went to one last year, and he really helped!
Jean: Do you think you need a life coach?
Jo: Well, my best friend is my life coach. She helps me with all my problems.
Jo: Yes. And I don’t need to pay her!
Jean: That’s good. Are life coaches expensive?
Jo: Well, a life coach isn’t cheap, but I’m sure they are very helpful for some people.
Jean: But you don’t want one?
Jo: No, I’ve got my friends!
Jean: 今天我们学到的新词，life coach，人生教练或者生命教练，是专门为客户决策和克服人生困难做顾问的一种职业。And that’s all we have time for today.
Jo: Yes, that’s all. You’ve been listening to Real English from BBC Learning English. Join us again soon for more up-to-the-minute Real English. Bye.
Jean: See you next time.