M:Hi, Jane! Have you heard about the new laws to help people recycle?
W:I heard about them on the news last night. I don’t think I like them.
M:The government wants to keep the environment clean by recycling paper, metal, and glass
instead of throwing these things away.
W:But who wants to pay an extra 50 cents each time you buy a cup of coffee? That’s a lot of
M:50 cents? It’s only five cents extra for a paper cup.
W:I thought it was 50 cents!
M:No, it’s only five cents. Don’t worry. And you can get your money back when you return the
W:That’s fair. Well, maybe the government is right, after all. I’ll return all the paper coffee cups I use from now on.
M:Good! We all need to recycle. It helps to keep the environment clean.