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天氣慢慢變熱,皮膚的保養顯得格外重要;在保養上有什麼順序,又有什麼需要注意的呢?

 

【四大步驟的皮膚例行保養程序】

Step 1 cleansing 清潔

Step 2 exfoliating 去角質

Step 3 moisturizing 保濕

Step 4 applying sunscreen 塗抹防曬品

 

【潔顏產品種類】

foaming cleanser:for oily or combination skin

(慕斯狀潔顏產品:油性或混合性膚質適用)

creamy cleanser:for dry skin

(乳狀潔顏產品:乾性膚質適用)

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waterproof、water-resistant、watertight 都是指「防水的」,但在意思上有細微的區別。

★ waterproof:指「完全不透水」。

waterproof clothes(防水衣)

waterproof tape(防水膠帶)

a waterproof camera(防水相機)

 

★ water-resistant:指「能暫時防水;不容易被水毀壞或沖掉」。

 a water-resistant suntan lotion(耐水性防曬乳)

a water-resistant jacket(防水夾克)

 

★ watertight:指「(容器)不漏 ...

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✘ The coach knew the reason that he and his NBA team were in the face of their third defeat this season.

→ in the face of指「不顧、面對」﹝主英﹞,不能用在連綴動詞be 後面作補語

✔ The coach knew the reason that he and his NBA team were facing their third defeat of the season.

→ facing 及物動詞 = confront,指「面臨、正視」

(教練知道他和他的 NBA 籃球隊正面臨該季的第三次失敗的原因。)

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時刻表、日程安排表和旅行計畫是生活中常會用到的表格,三者在使用上有什麼需要注意的呢?

 

★ timetable/schedule

X As the Dime Store Manager, I always have a busy timetable during Christmastime.

→無論是美式英語還是英式英語,timetable都不用來指人們的行程安排

V As the Dime Store Manager, I always have a busy schedule during Christmastime.

→計畫表、行程安排表:美式和英式都用 schedule

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★ in step (with) 步調一致;與周圍環境一致

 。in step with the times 與時代一致

 。Kitty and her mother wore pretty pink dresses and danced in step with each other.

  姬蒂和她媽媽穿著漂亮的粉紅洋裝,舞步一致地跳著舞。

 

★ out of step 步調不一致;與周圍環境不一致

 。out of step with the modern world 與現代世界不協調

 。Wade is out of step with this new decade.

  韋德跟不上這新的十年。

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旅遊行程中,除了活動規劃、景點參觀外,住宿也是重要的一環。在行前,有哪些是可以事先討論的呢?

 

【房間類型】

single room 單人房

twin room 雙人房(兩小床)

triple room 三人房

quadruple room 四人房

double room 雙人房(一大床)

suite 套房

 

【談論住宿】

Can I request a room on the ground floor?

麻煩能給我ㄧ間一樓的房間嗎?

I'm calling to book a double room.

我打來是想要訂一間雙人房。

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旅遊可以讓人適度放鬆,恢復精神;旅遊行程中,少不了有些額外的活動,一起來看看有那些吧!

 

【各式活動】

hiking 健行

bicycle riding 騎自行車

paintball game 漆彈

barbecue 烤肉

water activities 水上活動

barbecue 烤肉

picnic 野餐

kart racing 卡丁車競賽

 

【談論旅遊】

Are we going to have another retreat this year?

我們今年又有旅遊了嗎?

Everyone loves the yearly golf outing.

大家都非常喜 ...