新聞常用語(309)

Phrases in the News & Sentences Selected from the News

金 陵  編譯

September 6, 2002

Journalistic Terms, English in the Media , Current Affairs Englsih

 

 

說明:使用MS-IE瀏覽器版本 5.50 (SP1 SP2)的使用者,在新聞語詞下可能出現不正常

顯示的藍色底線, 該底線並無特殊標記意義,如用IE 5.0 以下版本就不會顯示。

每週二、五上傳。

 

新聞常用語

 

 

 

affluent city

富裕城市

mountain-climbing teams

登山隊

air bag

安全氣囊

offer free sandbags, to

提供免費沙包

car thief

竊車賊

over-confidence in U.S. support

過度信任美國支持

cash prize

獎金

personal bankruptcy

個人破產

central disaster relief center

中央救災中心

pleasurable experience

愉快經驗

church school

教會學校

political instability and uncertainty

政治不安定與不確定

diplomatic passport

外交護照

political message.

政治信息

disaster zones

災區

prepared speech

講稿

driving force

動力

profound differences

重大歧見

economic collapse

經濟崩潰

put plans into action, to

實施計劃

express concerns about, to

表達關切

recipient of a prize

受獎者

extravagant life

奢侈生活

rude treatment

粗暴待遇

eye disease

眼疾

seek congressional approval, to

尋求國會批准

first class cabin

頭等艙

sensitive political issues

敏感政治問題

floating hostels

海上旅館(大陸漁工不得上岸而須住在工作船上)

solar energy

太陽能

historic summit

歷史性高峰會

special treatment

特別待遇

intelligence analyst

情報分析員

strong winds

強風

international obligations

國際義務

suspicious boat

可疑船隻

invasion route

入侵路線

torch-lighting ceremonies

點燃聖火儀式

issue an ultimatum, to

發出最後通諜

torrential rains

豪雨

lay down arms, to

放下武器

tourist resort

觀光勝地

leg injuries

腿傷

training mission

訓練任務

military retirement age

軍人退伍年齡

under construction

施工中

military-to-military contacts

軍事交流

unofficial ties

非官方關係

minister of environmental protection

環保部長

Warring States Era

戰國時代

 

1.         As negotiators finished a global plan to tackle(處理)  poverty and save the environment, Russia said it would soon ratify the Kyoto Protocol(京都議定書)  — a move that would bring the key climate change agreement into effect.

2.         Iraq said it was ready to discuss a return of U.N. weapons inspectors(武檢人員), but only in conjunction with ending sanctions and restoring Iraqi sovereignty over all its territory.

3.         A royal Malaysian Air Force fighter jet involved in military exercises with four allied countries crashed off the east coast after the pilot ejected safely.

4.         A highly contagious eye disease affecting tens of thousands of South Koreans has spread to the countrys Asian Games(亞運) training camp, disrupting preparations for Asias biggest sports festival.

5.         The city government announced the closure of public offices, schools at all levels and financial markets yesterday evening. (本句中yesterday evening是修飾announced的,應置於announced之後)

6.         Prices of vegetables and fruits have already gone up by an average of 50 percent in the past two days in anticipation of possible typhoon damage to farmland.

7.         A report by the Atlantic Council (大西洋理事會華府一智庫)warned, “The one event that would clearly disrupt the peace and stability across the Taiwan Strait would be a declaration of independence by Taiwan."

8.         Although the typhoon is not expected to make actual landfall in Taiwan, instead heading slightly to the north, people are not taking any chances. Last year, a typhoon killed about 200 people in central and eastern Taiwan.

9.         Arab foreign ministers warned that military action to topple(推翻) Saddam Hussein would "open the gates of hell" and that no Arab countries would join it. The UK prime minister is the only European leader now unequivocally(明確地)  backing US policy.

10.      Arab League(阿拉伯聯盟)  Secretary-General Arm Moussasaid: "We believe that the return of weapons inspectors  is important and should be the subject of discussions between Iraq and the secretary general of the UN."

 

1. He knows that Grace is a good student.           底線代表名詞子句。

2. His leg that was hurt has heeled.                   斜體代表限制形容詞子句。

3. His head, which was hurt, has heeled.        細體代表非限制形容詞子句(非限制形容詞
子句前、後或前有逗點,非限制形容詞子句的關係代名詞不可用 that)

4. He was happy when he saw her.                   粗斜體代表副詞子句。

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