Tuesday, July 2, 2019

Kitchenware 廚具


1. 鍋子 pot
2. 快鍋   pressure cooker
3. 燉鍋   slow cooker
4. 平底鍋   pan
5. 炒鍋   wok
6. 電鍋 rice cooker
7. 陶瓷鍋   earth pot
8. 碗   bowl
9. 盤子   plate 
10. 各種碗盤   dish 
11. 碟子   saucer 
12.  大平盤   platter
13. 水果盤   fruit platter
14. 湯勺   ladle
15. 鍋鏟 spatula ; turner
16. 湯匙 spoon
17. 叉子   fork
18. 筷子   chopstick  (chop ; ; 切塊)
19. 水果刀   paring knife; fruit knife  (pare: 削皮; 修剪)
20. 菜刀   cleaver
21. 飯匙 rice scoop
22. 刨刀   peeler
23. 刨絲器   grater 
24. 開罐器   can opener 
25. 開瓶器   bottle opener
26. 開酒瓶器   corkscrew  (cork 軟木塞 ; screw 螺絲)
27. 抹醬刀 butter knife
28. 瓦斯爐   gas stove
29. 烤箱   oven
30. 微波爐   microwave oven
31. 水壺   kettle
32. 流理臺   counter ;   countertop
33. 廣口瓶  jar
34. 乾糧罐/茶罐   canister
35. 烘碗機 dish dryer
36. 洗碗機   dish washer
37. 瀝水架 draining rack
38. 洗菜藍 vegetable washing basket
39. 夾子   tongs
40. 砧板   cutting board
41. 果汁機   blender
42. 榨汁機   juicer
43. 保鮮膜 food wrap ; plastic wrap  (wrap /)
44. 鋁箔紙 tin foil ; aluminum foil  (tin ; aluminum ; foil )
45. 保鮮盒 food storage container  (storage 儲藏 ; container 容器)

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Cleaning Tools 清潔用具/工具


1. 掃把  broom
2. 吸塵器  vacuum cleaner  (vacuum 真空 ;  cleaner 清潔劑/)
3. 掃地機  robot vacuum / robot vacuum cleaner   (robot 機器人 )
4. 乾濕兩用吸塵器  wet and dry vacuum cleaner
5. 拖把  mop
6. 拖把桶 mop bucket  (bucket 水桶)
7. 地板刷  scrubber   (scrub 擦洗)
8. 水槽  sink
9. 雞毛撢子  feather duster   (feather 羽毛 ; duster 除塵器)
10. 除線毛器  lint remover   (lint 棉絨或線頭 ;  remove 移除; remover 去污劑/)
11.  刮水刷   squeegee  (squeeze 壓擠 ; squeegee man 清洗擋風玻璃的人 )
12.  畚斗  dust pan  (dust 灰塵 ;  pan  平底鍋)
13.  空氣清淨機  air cleaner
14. 電動掃把機 (吸塵器的一種,外形像掃把)   carpet sweeper 
     (sweep 掃地 ; carpet地毯)
15. 竹掃帚  besom
16.  馬桶刷  toilet brush  (toilet 馬桶 )
17.  馬桶吸盤  plunger   (plunge ….插入 )
18. 抹布  rag
19.  洗碗的海綿  dish sponge  (sponge 海綿 )
20.  鋼刷  wire brush  (wire 金屬線)
21.  瓶刷  bottle cleaning brush
22.  瓜布  scouring pad  (scour 擦淨 ; pad 襯墊)
23. 濕紙巾  wet napkin  (napkin 餐巾 )
24. 擦手用紙巾  paper towel  (towel 毛巾)

Sunday, June 9, 2019

Cleaning Supplies 清潔用品


Cleaning Supplies  清潔用品

1. 洗碗精  dish soap; dish detergent
2. 洗衣粉  washing powder; 
3. 洗衣精 laundry detergent  (laundry  洗衣)
4. 衣領精  collar detergent
5. 衣物柔軟精  fabric softener (fabric 布料 ; soften 使變軟)
6. 漂白水  bleach; 
7. 漂白粉 bleaching powder
8. 去污劑  stain remover  (stain 汙點 ; remove 移除)
9. 水管或馬桶疏通劑  chemical drain cleaner  (chemical 化學的 ; drain 洩出 )
10. 消毒劑  disinfectant  (dis~ 除去 ; infectant 傳染媒介)
11. 去漬油 cleaning naphtha  (naphtha 揮發油)
12. 玻璃清潔劑  glass cleaner
13. 窗戶清潔劑  window cleaner
14. 浴廁清潔劑  bathroom cleaner
15.  廚房清潔劑  kitchen cleaner
16. 洗衣機清潔劑  washing machine cleaner
17. 水壺除垢劑  kettle descaler  (descale 除去水垢)

Thursday, June 6, 2019

Dragon Boat Festival


Today is the Dragon Boat Festival. (June 7, 2019)


Dragon Boat Festival   端午節 (dragon boat 龍舟)

sticky rice dumpling  粽子 (sticky黏的; rice; dumpling 包內餡的食物)

bamboo leaves  粽葉 (bamboo 竹子)

fillings  內餡

wrap sticky rice dumplings  包粽子
 
dragon boat race  龍舟比賽

row a dragon boat   划龍舟

mugwort  艾草

realgar wine  雄黃酒

stand an egg on end  立蛋 (end 是某一端的意思)

sachet  香包

Wednesday, June 5, 2019

Cosmetics 化妝品


Cosmetics  化妝品

1. foundation  粉底
2. face powder  蜜粉
3. eye shadow  眼影
4. eye liner  眼線筆
5. eyebrow pencil  眉筆
6. mascara  睫毛膏
7. false eyelashes  假睫毛
8. lipstick  口紅
9. lip gloss  珠光唇膏
10. lip balm  護唇膏
11. concealer  遮瑕膏
12. blush  腮紅
13. bronzer  古銅妝粉
14. highlight  立體亮粉()
15. contouring  輪廓造型粉()
16. setting powder  定型粉

Sunday, April 21, 2019

diary 日記

I'm always eager to know what I had done in my past life.
我老想知道自己前世做了什麼

However, I might break down if I knew it.
話說回來,如果知道了我可能會崩潰

Maybe I had hurt many people in my past life.
也許我曾在前世傷害許多人

If so,  I would have been in agony because I never want to hurt anyone.
如果是這樣,我一定會痛苦,因為我從未想要傷害任何人

Forget it. Accept my karma.
算了吧!接受我的果報

I'll do as many good deeds as possible to pay off my debt.
我會盡可能行善積德來償還所欠的債

Saturday, April 13, 2019

Skin Care Products 保養品


1. night cream 晚霜
This is what my night cream says: 我的晚霜瓶上寫著

Advanced Renewal Night Cream 使肌膚煥然一新的高級晚霜 (renewal 更新;重建)

Vital Repair, Lotus Japonicus, Shea Butter, Jojoba 關鍵修復、白睡蓮、乳木果油、荷荷

Make the most of your night. 充分利用你的夜晚

Marine algae, botanicals, and vitamins support your skin’s cell renewal process, helping build collagen and elastin as you sleep.
海藻、植物性藥材、及維他命支援肌膚細胞更新程序,並在睡眠時幫助增長膠原蛋白及彈力素。

Wake up to skin that appears younger-looking, smoother, and more luminous.
醒來時肌膚變得更年輕、平滑及光亮。

With jojoba and shea butter for added moisture. 含有荷荷乳木果油增添滋潤

Suggested Use: 使用建議

In the evening, smooth on face and décolleté.
晚上,輕輕塗抹於臉上及頸胸部 (smooth輕輕塗抹/ décolleté 法文, 袒胸露肩的)

After treatment, serum is fully absorbed. 護膚之後乳漿充分被吸收 (serum植物乳漿)

2. anti-wrinkle cream 防皺霜 
(anti- …; …./ wrinkle 皺紋/ anti-wrinkle抗皺 )
This is what my anti-wrinkle cream says: 我的防皺霜瓶上寫著

Hyper-hydrating skin densifying anti-wrinkle cream 使肌膚高度親水之高濃度防皺霜
(hyper 超過/ hydrate 使成水合物/ densify 增濃度)

Re-plump fine lines and wrinkles from within. 瞬間重複甩掉細紋及皺紋
 (re= repeat 重複/ plump突然摔下/ fine line細紋/ within 內部)

With hyaluronic acid 含有玻尿酸

No Parabens 不含對弳基苯甲酸酯用在化妝品及药品工業中的防腐


Apply morning and evening to face and neck. 早晚擦在臉及頸上 (apply … to…擦在)


3. whitening multi-blemish balm cream 美白水潤底霜 (用途: 防曬隔離)
whitening cream 美白乳霜
whiten (v) 美白; 使變白
multi 多方面的
blemish 瑕疵; 汙點
balm 芳香; 香味


4. speedy cleansing oil 瞬淨卸妝油
cleansing oil卸妝油
speedy 快速的 (speed  速度)
cleansing 清靜的(cleanse 淨化/ cleanser 清潔劑)


5. bright sunscreen 透亮隔離霜
sunscreen  隔離霜; 防曬霜
sunblock, sunblock lotion, suntan lotion, sun cream 都是防曬乳液的意思
Relieve sun damage.  減輕曬傷
Improve skin whiteness. 使肌膚更白皙

6. toner 化妝水

Let’s clarify. 我們來淨化 (clarify 淨化)

Free your skin from environmental pollutants to show the world a brighter, more radiant you.
讓肌膚遠離環境汙染源,向世界展現更亮麗及容光煥發的你
(free …from 免於/  pollutant 汙染源/  radiant 容光煥發的)

Go beyond the basic to exfoliate, hydrate, and nourish with a patented blend of essential vitamins and extracts of green algae and muscadine grape.
超越基礎,使用專利綜合維他命及綠藻、麝香葡精華液,讓舊皮剝落,滋潤肌膚

(beyond 更深於; 超出之外 / exfoliate 剝落/ nourish滋養/ patented專利的/ blend 混合/ extracts 提煉; 萃取液/ muscadine  麝香葡萄; essential 必要的; 基本的)

Suggested Use: 使用建議
Apply with a cotton ball twice daily. 每天以棉花球塗抹兩次

Warning: 警告
Avoid eye area.  避免接觸眼睛周圍

待續 ~~下次介紹不同保養品喔!

Sunday, March 17, 2019

Traffic Rules 交通規則



1. You have violated the traffic rule.  違反交通規則了

2. I was cited for an illegal right turn.  我被開了一張違規右轉的罰單
cite 開罰單; citation/ticket 罰單; be cited for.被開了.的罰單

3. I got a speeding ticket.  我收到了超速罰單
  
4. Dont run a red light.  闖紅燈

5. Please use a crosswalk.  請走斑馬線 
use a crosswalk = cross the street at a crosswalk

6. Pay attention to traffic lights.  注意紅綠燈
 
7. Use (Turn on/Give) a turn signal.  方向燈

8. Motorcyclists and scooter riders complain about two-stage left turns.
摩托車及機車駕駛者抱怨兩段式左轉的問題

9. You have to wait at a left turn waiting zone before you make a left turn.
左轉以前需在左轉(機車 )待轉區等待

10.  Turn right into the right lane.  右轉進入右線車道
Inner lane內側車道; outer lane外側車道

 11. Pedestrians can stop at a refuge island before finishing crossing a road.
行人可以先停在安全島等待穿越馬路

12. A traffic officer is directing traffic at the intersection.
一位交通警察正在十字路口指揮交通  (direct traffic 指揮交通)

13. There is a traffic accident on the freeway.  高速公路上有一起交通事故

14.  I was fined 600 dollars. 我被罰了600  (be fined 被罰)

15. The amount of a fine is based on the gravity of the violation.
罰款金額是根據違規程度而定

16. change a lane  切換車道

17. pass a car  超車

18.  driver’s license  駕照

19.  vehicle license  行照

20.  license plate  牌照

21. compulsory insurance for cars/motorbikes  汽車(機車)  強制責任險