the Olympic Games are international sports competitions where athletes play in many different kinds of games 奥林匹克是国际级的运动竞赛,在这里运动员参加不同的项目Sone athletes take part in the Winter Olympics.Some take part in the Summer Olympic.有些运动员参加冬运会,有些运动员参加夏运会Olympic Games are very old with very interesting histories. 奥林匹克有着古老而有有趣的历史

       The first Olympic Games was held in Greece in the sixth century B.C.第一届奥运会是在公元前6世纪,在希腊开办的The contests were held every four years in summer.奥运会每四年举办一次The first games lasted just one day.第一届只举办了一天there was only one contest which was a short race.只有一个竞赛项目,短跑only greek men were allowed to run in the race,and no non-greeks wereallowed to run in the race.只有希腊男人可以参加,不是的一律不可以no women were allowed to appear.女士也不行they were allowed neither to watch nor to run in the race.她们既不可以观看,也不可以参加there were more contests later.后来有了更多的项目china sent its first team nearly 70years ago and won the first gold medal in the 1984 los angeles games.中国在70年前成立了第一支奥运代表队,在1984年洛衫基奥运会上,中国得了一块金牌the 2008 olympics will be held in beijing.it's great chance for china to show itself .2008年奥运会将在北京举行,这是中国展示自己的好机会china is the largest developing country and it has opened the door to the whole world.中国是最大的发展中国家,并已经向世界开放the 2008 olympic games will provide a large stage foe people from different countries to understand each other better.08年奥运会给不同国家的人门提供了一个互相了解的舞台it's also a very good chance for the chinese public to know more about olympic spirits:swifter,higher and stronger.它同时也是一个让中国公众了解奥林匹克精神:更快更高更强 的好机会the chinese people must make a contribution to getting ready for the coming olympic games.(over)中国人民一定要为准备好奥运会做出最大的贡献



       2008北京奥运会:the BEIJING 2008 Olympic Games - Games of the XXIX Olympiad


       The international Olympic Committee constituted itself on 23rd June 1894.国际奥委会于1894年6月23日成立。

       The Olympic symbol, the five interlocking rings, represents the union of the five continents and the meeting of the athletes of the world at the Olympic Games.奥林匹克的标志是五个相连的圆环,它代表着五大洲的团结和全世界运动员在奥运会上相聚一堂。

       The official languages of the IOC are French and English.国际奥委会的官方语言是法语和英语。

       The Olympic flame is a symbol reminiscent of the ancient Olympic Games.奥运圣火是人们缅怀古代奥运会的象征。

       The Olympic Games consist of the Games of the Olympiad and the Olympic Winter Games. Both take place every four years.奥运会包括夏季奥运会和冬季奥运会,它们都是每四年举办一次。

       The Olympic Games shall be proclaimed open by the Head of State of the host country.奥运会由东道国国家元首宣布开幕。

       The delegation parade in alphabetical order according to the language of the host country, except for Greece, which leads the parade, and for the host country which brings up the rear.代表团按东道国语言文字的字母顺序入场。希腊和东道国例外,希腊代表团第一个入场,东道国代表团最后一个入场。


       I. Good Wishes 祝愿用语

       1. Good Luck!祝你顺利(祝你好运)!

       2. All the best!祝你万事如意!

       3. Have a good trip! 旅途愉快!

       4. Wish you a success!祝你成功!

       5. Have a good day! 祝你今天开心!

       6. I hope to see you soon.我希望不久见到你。

       7. Congratulations! 祝贺(你)!/恭喜!

       8. Happy birthday! 生日快乐!

       9. I wish you the best of health! 祝你身体健康!

       10. Long live our friendship! 愿我们友谊长存!

       II. Asking for and offering help请求提供帮助

       11. Could you help me? 你能帮助我吗?

       12. Would you please do me a favor? 能帮我个忙吗?

       13. Would you please give me a hand? 帮我个忙好吗?

       14. What can I do for you? 您需要什么帮助?

       15. Can(May)I help you? 我可以帮你吗?

       16. Let me help you. 我来帮助你。

       17. It's very kind of you! 你真是太好啦!

       III. Asking the Way 问路

       18. Excuse me, can you tell me the way to the station?

       劳驾, 请问去车站怎么走?

       19. Straight on. 一直往前走。

       20. Go down this street. Then turn left. 沿这条街走下去, 然后朝左拐。

       21. Turn right at the second crossing. 在第二个路口往右拐。

       22. I'm sorry. I have no idea where it is. 对不起,我不知道它在哪儿。

       23. Thank you all the same. 尽管如此, 还是要谢谢你。

       24. Is it far from here? 离这儿远吗?

       25. Yes. You'd better take a bus. 远,你最好坐公共汽车去。

       26. It's about 1 kilometer from here. 距这里约一公里。

       27. Excuse me, does the Bus No. 4 stop at the China Trade Center? 劳驾,


       28. How long is the ride? 坐车要用多长时间?

       29. It will take about 20/twenty minutes. 大概需要20分钟。

       30. Thank you very much. 非常感谢。It's a pleasure. 乐意为您效劳。

       IV. Shopping 购物用语

       31. Can I help you? 您要买点什么?

       32. Yes, I'd like to buy a book. 是的, 我要买本书。

       33. Ok. Here you are. 行,给你。

       34. How much is it? 多少钱?

       35. It is seventeen yuan and fifty cents. 十七块五。

       36. May I help you? 您要买什么?

       37. Yes, I want to buy a shirt. 是的, 我想买一件衬衫。

       38. What color/size/style do you want? 要什么颜色/尺寸/样子的?

       39. A blue/red/green/yellow/white/black one. 蓝色的/红/绿/黄/白/黑

       40. It's wonderful. I like it very much. 真不错。我非常喜欢。

       41. All right. I'll take it. 好的, 我买这件衬衫。

       42. Where can I pay? 在哪付款?

       43. You can pay at the cashier over there. 您可以在那边的收银台付款。

       44. Can I use my credit card? 我能使用信用卡吗?

       45. Sure. Go ahead. 当然。请便。

       46. Here's your change/receipt. 这是找您的钱/给您的收据。

       47. Thanks for your good service. 谢谢你的热情服务!

       48. Do come again, please. 欢迎再来。

       49. Thank you. 谢谢!You're welcome. 不用谢。

       V. Restaurant English 饭馆英语

       50. May I have a look at the menu/wine list? 请给我看看菜谱/酒水单。

       51. What's the specialty of this restaurant? 这个餐馆的的招牌菜是什么?

       52. Are you ready to order? 您现在可以点菜了吗?

       53. I'd like something spicy. 我想吃些辣的东西。

       54. What do you recommend? 有什么菜可以推荐一下吗?

       55. The steak sounds good to me. 听起来牛排不错。

       56. I'm full. I can't eat any more. 我饱了,不能再吃了。

       57. Bill, please. 劳驾,结帐。

       58. Keep the change. 不用找零钱了。

       VI. Time, Days and Months 时间、星期和月份

       59. What time is it? 几点了?

       60. It's 6∶00 o'clock. 六点了。

       61. Excuse me, could you tell me the time? 劳驾,请问现在几点了?

       62. It's half past ten. 现在十点半。

       63. Excuse me, have you got the time, please? 对不起, 请问现在几点了?

       64. It's a quarter to nine. 现在差一刻九点。

       65. What day is it today? 今天是星期几?

       66. It's Sunday/Monday/Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday/Friday/Saturday. 今天是星期天/周一/周二/周三/周四/周五/周六。

       67. What's the date today? 今天几号?

       68. Today is Aug. 2nd. 今天是八月二号。

       69. What month is it? 今天是几月份?

       70. It's January/Feburary/March/April/May/June/July/August/September

       /October/November/December. 现在是一月/二月/三月/四月/五月/六月/七月/八月/九月/十月/十一月/十二月。

       71. When were you born? 你哪年初生的?

       72. I was born in 1949/nineteen forty-nine. 我1949年初生的。

       VII. Entertaining Guests 招待客人

       73. Hello! 您好! How are you doing? 你好吗?

       74. Hello! Welcome to our unit (home)! Sit down, please. 你好! 欢迎到我们单位(家)来!请坐。

       75. Would you like a cigarette? 您吸烟吗?

       76. No. Thanks. 不,我不吸烟。谢谢。

       77. Would you like to drink something, coffee, tea or cola? 您想喝点儿什么,咖啡、茶,还是可乐?

       78. Tea is fine with me. Thank you. 喝茶就行了。谢谢!

       79. Help yourself to some fruits. 请随便吃点儿水果。

       80. Give /Pass me a cup of tea/a glass of water, please! 请递给我一杯茶/。

       81. Cheers! 干杯!

       82. To our friendship! 为我们的友谊干杯!

       83. Thanks a lot. 多谢。

       VIII. Other Expressions 其它用语

       84. What's the weather like today? 今天天气怎么样?

       85. It's fine today. 今天天气很好。

       86. Lovely day, isn't it? 天气很好,是吧?

       87. Autumn is the best season here. 秋天是这里最好的季节。

       88. Where are you from? 您是哪里人?

       89. I'm from Hong Kong. 我是香港人。

       90. Are you American? 你是美国人吗?

       91. No, I'm Chinese. 不,我是中国人。

       IX. Saying Goodbye 话别

       92. When are you off? 你什么时候走?

       93. I'm flying back on Sunday. 我星期天坐飞机回去。

       94. Goodbye then and all the very best! 再见了, 祝你顺利!

       95. Please say hello to your family. 请代问你的家人好。

       96. I hope you'll come back to China again! 希望你能再来中国!

       97. I'll do that. 我一定来。

       98. See you again in the near future. 后会有期!

       99. Take care. 多保重。

       100. Goodbye! (See you!)再见!



       奥林匹克运动会(希腊语:Ολυμπιακο? Αγ?νε?;法语:Jeux olympiques;英语:Olympic Games;中文简称“奥运会”),是国际奥林匹克委员会主办的世界规模最大的综合性运动会,每四年一届,会期不超过16日,是世界上影响力最大的体育盛会。