A: I will offer a million dollar bonus when the contract is
A: All joking aside, we've come to a deadlock. Can anybody
come up with a good idea?
B: I think we'll need about a week to gather new information.
★ (all) joking aside [apart]「说正经的，言归正传」用于在说笑或开过玩笑后，转而谈起正经事来。
★ come to a deadlock「陷入僵局」cf. be at a deadlock「处于僵局」break
★ come up with ~「想出(好主意等)」
★ gather new information「收集新资料」。注意，information为不可数名词，不可加s，计算数量时可说成a
piece of information, two pieces of information ...等。
Jennifer: Cool! Each one has their own style.
Yeah. And you can really see each one's different personality
in their expressions.
And they come with little gadgets.
They look great right here on your kitchen table.
Hey! We should rent the movie and watch it while we have dinner!