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八月份 第 03 課

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  • (2010-08-04)------

  • Obama: Long Battle to Stop Gulf Oil Leak Coming to an End
  • 歐巴馬: 阻止海灣漏油的長期鬥爭即將結束
  •   U.S. President Barack Obama says the long battle to stop the oil leak in the Gulf of Mexico and contain the oil is finally coming to an end.
  • 美國總統歐巴馬說,阻止墨西哥灣的原油洩露以及控制漏油擴散的長期鬥爭終於即將結束。

  •   Mr. Obama on Wednesday welcomed the news that the latest efforts to plug the well appear to be working.
  • 歐巴馬星期三對堵住油井的最新努力看來取得成效的消息表示歡迎。

  •   He said government scientists say the vast majority of oil in the water is gone.
  • 他說,政府部門的科學家表示,海中的大部分漏油已經被清理掉。

  •   Mr. Obama also said recovery efforts will continue and that his government will hold the polluters accountable.
  • 歐巴馬還說,恢復工作還將繼續,而且他的政府會對污染肇事人追究責任。

  •   A government study released Wednesday indicates that about 75 percent of the oil spilled into the Gulf has been collected, burned off or broken down by natural forces.
  • 星期三公佈的一個政府研究顯示,大約 75 % 洩漏到墨西哥灣的石油已經被收集、燃燒或是自然分解。

  •   Earlier, oil company BP said the so-called "static kill" operation initiated Tuesday has been successful.
  • 早些時候,英國石油公司表示,星期二開始的所謂“靜態封井”取得成功。

  •   The operation involves pumping heavy mud into the well, and eventually sealing it permanently with cement.
  • 這次作業是把粘稠的泥漿注入油井,最終用水泥將它永久封死。


  • (2010-08-04)------

  • U.S., France and Britain to Attend Hiroshima Ceremony For First Time
  • 美英法將首次出席廣島儀式
  •   Nuclear powers the United States, Britain and France all will send representatives to ceremonies Friday marking the anniversary of the U.S. nuclear bombing of Hiroshima in 1945.
  • 核大國美國、英國和法國都將派代表參加星期五舉行的紀念 1945 年美國用原子彈轟炸廣島的儀式。

  •   It will be the first time any of the three attended the annual ceremony, which begins with the ringing of bells and the release of doves.
  • 這將是這三個國家首度出席這個年度儀式;儀式以悠揚的鐘鳴和放飛和平鴿揭開序幕。

  •   U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon is already in Japan for the ceremony.
  • 聯合國秘書長潘基文為參加這場儀式已經抵達日本。

  •   In remarks released by the United Nations, he told Waseda university students Wednesday that he will push for nuclear disarmament -- including steps toward a comprehensive test ban treaty and a fissile material cut-off treaty -- at a conference in New York next month.
  • 根據聯合國發表的講話稿,潘基文星期三對早稻田大學的學生發表講話時表示,他將在下個月於紐約舉行的會議上推動核裁軍,包括推動簽署《全面禁止核子試驗條約》以及《裂變材料禁產條約》的步驟。

  •   The United States will be represented at the ceremony Friday by Ambassador John Roos.
  • 美國駐日大使魯斯將代表美國出席星期五的儀式。


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