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  • 感恩节的习俗 Thanksgiving Day Tradition 发表日期:2016-11-02

    Thanksgiving Day is the most truly American of the national Holidays in the United States and is most closely connected with the earliest history of the country. 感恩节是美国法定假日中最地道、最美国式的节日,它和早期美国历史最为密切相关。...

  • 美国饮食文化 发表日期:2016-11-02

    You are what you eat. Nutrition experts often use this saying to promote better eating habits. What we put in our mouths does become a part of us. But we can look at this statement another way. What we eat reflects who we are--as people an...

  • 介绍万圣节 Halloween 发表日期:2016-10-20

    Halloween is for the All Hallow's Evening。 However, due to various reasons, Halloween has become the year's most popular and one of the most popular festivals, and many players with great enthusiasm to celebrate this holiday。 万圣节前...

  • 双十一购物狂欢节 发表日期:2016-10-12

    In the United States, the lonely have Reddit and cats. In China, they have Singles' Day, which falls on Nov. 11 -- 11.11, the four ones symbolizing bare branches, Chinese slang for bachelors. Thought to have originated about 20 years ago...

  • 中国的餐桌礼仪 China Dining Custom 发表日期:2016-10-12

    Table Manners The main difference between Chinese and western eating habits is that unlike the West, where everyone has their own plate of food, in China the dishes are placed on the table and everybody shares. If you are being treated by...

  • 万圣节南瓜灯的故事 发表日期:2016-10-11

    One story about Jack, an Irishman, who was not allowed into Heaven because he was stingy with his money. So he was sent to hell. But down there he played tricks on the Devil (Satan), so he was kicked out of Hell and made to walk the ear...

  • 父亲节的来历 The Origin of Father's Day 发表日期:2016-10-07

    Father's Day is a holiday to celebrate fatherhood and parenting by males, just as Mother's Day celebrates motherhood. Typically giving gifts to fathers and celebrating as a family is the main event of the day. Father's Day is celebrated on...

  • 英汉最常见的十大文化差异综述 发表日期:2016-09-28

    在开放的现代社会,跨文化的言语交际显得愈发重要,已经成为现代交际中引人注目的一个特点。交际中的文化差异随处可见,言语环境中的文化因素受到普遍重视。下面是英汉文化中十大常见差异。 1.回答提问 中国人对别人的问话,总是以肯定或否定对方的话来确定...

  • 西方国家俊男与美女的说法及典故 发表日期:2016-09-28

    在英语中,有关俊男和美女的种种说法及典故,不仅常见诸文学作品、报刊杂志,也常出现在西方人的日常交谈之中,表现了其顽强的生命力和鲜明的民族特色。 我们若能弄清它们的来龙去脉和使用情况,并能恰到好处地加以运用,往往可以精炼传神地传达意义,增强英...

  • 感受中美文化观念差异 发表日期:2016-09-28

    在美国,笔者发现一个奇怪的现象,美国人喜好挖空心思地想点子玩,比如,开着自家车,有的车后还拖着一辆水上摩托艇或小游艇,从洛杉矶出发,冒着加州的炎炎烈日,驱车行驶四五百公里,到科罗拉多州的拉福林去度周末,而在美国的中国人则仍旧忙忙碌碌地奔波...

  • 奥运会英文简介 The Olympic Games 发表日期:2016-09-26

    The Olympic Games, first held in 776BC, has a history of more than one thousand yiars. The Games is held every four years. 公元前776年首次举办的奥运会,已经有一千多年的历史了。奥运会每四年举办一次。 Many countries try their best to bid for...

  • 中国与美国饮食文化差异 发表日期:2016-09-26

    美国式饮食不讲究精细,追求快捷方便,也不奢华,比较大众化。一日三餐都比较随便。有可能都把时间放在工作上了。中国与美国的饮食文化的差别还体现在 : 1、美国人喜欢一日多餐,每餐适量;而中国人传统习惯一日三餐。 2、许多中国人习惯每日购买新鲜食品烹...

  • 十大中英文化差异 发表日期:2016-09-26

    中英文化差异1:回答提问 (1).中国人对别人的问话,总是以肯定或否定对方的话来确定用对或者不对。如: 我想你不到20岁,对吗? 是的,我不到20岁。 (不,我已经30岁了。) (2).英语中,对别人的问话,总是依据事实结果的肯定或否定用Yes或者No。如: You're n...

  • 英国米字旗的由来 发表日期:2016-09-26

    英国国旗产生于1801年,是由原英格兰的白地红色正十旗(代表英格兰守护神圣乔治)、苏格兰的蓝地白色交叉十字旗(代表苏格兰守护神圣安德鲁)和爱尔兰的白地红色交叉十字旗(代表爱尔兰守护神圣帕特里克)重叠而成。 按照顺序,首先是苏格兰旗(St Andrews's Cross)...

  • Sunday是一周的第一天还是最后一天 发表日期:2016-09-26

    到底一周的第一天是星期日还是星期一,在英语当中似乎并没有严格的约定,请看以下权威观点: 1. 《剑桥国际英语词典》对week的解释是: a period of seven days either from the beginning of Sunday to the end of Saturday or from the beginning of Monda...