2008.03.13(Review of 2006.05.11 edition)
Pony Express riders with their cowboy hats flapping in the wind no longer crisscross the American continent, but their spirit rides on!
EXPRESS (DELIVERY/MAIL) 速達便、速達郵便
- Express delivery or express mail is a service for sending documents or packages that is faster than the post office's regular service.
To send documents or packages express is to send them by express delivery.
- express delivery や express mail とは、通常よりも早く、文書や荷物を送る配達方法のことです。
send documents または packages express と言うと、文書や荷物を速達で送る、という意味になります。
With our same-day express delivery service, your urgent documents get there faster than ever - guaranteed!
- (at the post office)
CUSTOMER: This package needs to arrive as soon as possible. Don't you have anything faster?
CLERK: Well, there's overnight express mail. That would get it there by sometime tomorrow afternoon.
- Postage will be $2.70, or $4.20 if you send it express.
We'll get tomorrow's edition to you real soon - guaranteed!