Sep 4, 2011

Five Words or Phrases a Day 090411

cloud computing (n.) [U] 雲端計算
the Cloud Generation (n.) 雲端世代
By cloud computing, information is ubiquitous and immediately available.
透過雲端運算,資訊將無所不在,且隨時都可取用。

social networking (n.) [U] 社群網路
Facebook is probably the most popular social networking service and website now.
臉書大概是目前最受歡迎的社群網路服務和網站了。

fashionable man, fashionable woman, man in fashion, woman in fashion (n.) [C] 潮男、潮女
Miss Lin, aka “Ms. Hold”, is a fashionable woman/woman in fashion now!
人稱「Hold住姐」的Miss Lin現在可是潮女了呢!

kick-ass (adj.) 很殺
Girl, your new hairdo is kick-ass.
女孩(姑娘、小姐),妳的新髮型很殺喔!

wooden divinatory blocks (n.) [C] (usually pl.) 擲筊
This morning Grandma went to the temple to throw the wooden divinatory blocks to make a wish.
今天早上奶奶到廟裡擲筊祈願。

(n.) noun 名詞
[U] uncountable 不可數的
[C] countable 可數的
(adj.) adjective 形容詞
(pl.) plural 複數形

By 林育華/Lin, Yu-Hua/Monica 

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