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Wednesday, August 25, 2010

Buying ice cream on a hot day/Как покупать мороженое в жаркий день и нормально довезти его до дому в Японии

It was a hot day, and we went to buy some groceries. We got some ice cream and the cashier offered us some dry ice from the machine. Of course we said "yes" and she gave us two coins for the ice machine:

Был жаркий день, а мы пошли в магазин за продуктами. Купили мороженое и кассир предложила нам сухой лед из машины чтоб оно не растаяло. Мы согласились, и она дала нам два жетона для машинки со льдом:

Using the machine was pretty easy. Open the door, hang the bag onto handles:

Пользоваться машинкой оказалось очень просто. Надо открыть дверь, повешать пакетик на крючки:.



Then close the door, put the coin in, push the green button, the machine goes "whoosh" and then the door can be opened. Winter in the bag. If you blow on the dry ice, it steams.

Затем надо закрыть дверцу, бросить жетон, нажать на зеленую кнопку, машика сделает "чух!" и можно открывать дверцу. В пакетике -- зима. Если на сухой лед подуть то он дымится.

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