第1364期:清明节, 为过去的一切祭奠
日期:2022-04-29 10:41

(单词翻译:单击)

Tomb Sweeping Day provides people with a reminder to visit and care for the graves of family and friends.


语音讲解:

今日发音练习重点:

1. tomb 字母b不发音;

2. ...graves of family... 省略/v/的发音;

3. reminder 注意音组:/aɪn/。

言之有物:

1. Tomb Sweeping Day 清明节

词链儿:sweep tombs 扫墓

=clean up/tidy up the gravesite

People visit the gravesite of their ancestors to show their respects on Tomb Sweeping Day.

人们在清明节拜访祖先墓地,以示敬意。

We're going to clean up the gravesite tomorrow.

我们明天要去扫墓。

拓展词链儿:make offerings to our ancestors 祭拜祖先

offerings 有祭品、贡献品的意思,而ancestor 则是祖先的意思,合起来就是祭祖的意思。

Tomorrow is the Tomb Sweeping Day and we will make offerings to our ancestors. 明天是清明扫墓节,而我们会祭拜祖先。

回顾【departed relatives 已故的亲属】

2. provide a reminder to... 为做某事提供提醒

remind verb. 提醒

reminder noun. 提示;使人回忆起某事的事物


The film evokes chilling reminders of the war.

这部电影使人们回忆起战争的可怕场景。

This study is a good reminder of how important sleep is to us.

这项研究很好地提醒我们睡眠对我们有多么重要。

★原声例句:In addition to my thanks, I also want to provide a reminder.

除了我的感谢,我还想提供一个提醒。

★原声例句:And on that note, let me leave you with a really important reminder.

关于这一点,让我给你们一个非常重要的提醒。

You are a reminder of what happened this summer.

你的出现提醒了我这个夏天发生的事。

图片源自《新飞跃比弗利》

You are a reminder of what happened this summer.

你的出现提醒了我这个夏天发生的事。


图片源自《新飞跃比弗利》

3. care for 照顾、关心

I had a strong desire to help and care for people.

我非常渴望能够帮助和照顾他人。

活学活用:

请用 provide a reminder to 随意造句

清明节:清明节是中华民族古老的节日,既是一个扫墓祭祖的肃穆节日,也是人们亲近自然、踏青游玩、享受春天乐趣的欢乐节日。


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