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Three men, one German, one Japanese and a Russian were sitting naked in a sauna. Suddenly there was a loud beeping sound. The German pressed his forearm and the beep stopped. The others looked at him questioningly. "That was my pager," he said, "I have a microchip under the skin of my arm."
contest – zawody, turniej
naked – nagi
loud beeping sound – głośne piknięcie
press – przycisnąć
forearm – przedramię
questioningly – pytająco
skin – skóra
A few minutes later a phone rang. The Japanese fellow lifted his palm to his ear. When he finished he explained, "That was my mobile phone. I have a microchip in my hand."
fellow – facet, gość
lift – podnieść
palm – dłoń
explain – wyjaśnić
The Russian felt decidedly low tech, but not to be outdone he decided he had to do something just as impressive. He stepped out of the sauna and went to the bathroom. He returned with a piece of toilet paper hanging from his behind. The others raised their eyebrows and stared at him. The Russian finally said "Well, will you look at that, I'm getting a fax."
decidedly – zdecydowanie, wyraźnie
low tech – niezaawansowany technologicznie, przestarzały
not to be outdone – żeby nie być gorszy
impressive – imponujący
step out of – wyjść z
piece – kawałek
from his behind – z tyłu
raise one's eyebrows – podnieść brwi ze zdziwienia
stare – gapić się, wpatrywać się
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