Sep 12, 2011

Five Words or Phrases a Day 091111


(Written on September 11, 2011 寫於2011年9月11日) 

abortion (n.) [U] [C] 墮胎
Do you think abortion is murder?
你認為墮胎等同於謀殺嗎?

emergency contraceptive (pill) (n.) [C] 緊急避孕丸、事後丸
Emergency contraceptive pills/Emergency contraceptives are also called morning-after pills.
緊急避孕丸也叫天亮之後的藥。

female condom (n.) [C] 女性避孕套、女性保險套
Would you use a female condom to prevent from becoming pregnant?
妳會使用女性避孕套以防止懷孕嗎?/妳會使用女性保險套來避孕嗎?

oral contraceptive (n.) [C] 口服避孕藥
Oral contraceptives are also called birth-control pills or simply pills.
口服避孕藥也叫生育控制藥或簡稱避孕藥(pills)。

gynecologist (AmE.)/gynaecologist (BrE.) (n.) [C] 婦科醫生
gynecology (AmE.)/gynaecology (BrE.) (n.) [U] 婦科醫學
gynecological (AmE.)/gynaecological (BrE.) (adj.) 婦科的
gynecology clinic (n.) [C] 婦科診所
If you were going to see a gynecologist, would you prefer seeing a male one or a female one?
如果妳要去看婦科醫生,妳會比較希望看男性婦科醫生還是女性婦科醫生?

(n.) noun 名詞
[U] uncountable 不可數的
[C] countable 可數的
(AmE.) American English 美式英語
(BrE.) British English 英式英語
(adj.) adjective 形容詞

By 林育華/Lin, Yu-Hua/Monica

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