2014.8.6【英译中】The 15 interesting things about Canada

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The 15 interesting things about Canada 

关于加拿大的15件趣事

one. The border between Canada and the United States is called the “International Boundary”. It is the longest border between two nations: 8,890 kilometers.

1.加拿大和美国的边界被叫做“国际边界”。那是世界上最长的两国边界:8890千米。


two. At 9,984,670 square kilometers, Canada is the second largest country in the world, right after Russia.

2.面积为9984670平方千米的加拿大,是世界上第二大的国家,仅此于俄罗斯。

three.Canada has the longest coastline of any country in the world at 243,000 miles. Canada contains 9% of the world's renewable water supply.

3.加拿大拥有世界上最长的海岸线,243000英里。加拿大还占有世界上9%的可再生水供应

four.The official languages of Canada are English and French. Quebec is the 'French city' of Canada.
4.加拿大的官方语言是英语和法语。魁北克在加拿大有“法国城市”之称。

five.Basketball was invented by a Canadian named James Naismith, while teaching physical education to his students.

5.背包式加拿大人詹姆斯·奈史密斯发明的,当时他正在对他的学生实行体育教育。

six.Canada is the world’s largest producer of maple syrup. You can see that the maple leaf is a symbol in Canada's flag.

6.加拿大是世界上最大的枫糖浆生产商,你可以看到,枫叶是加拿大的标志。

seven.Ice hockey is Canada's official national game. The modern game of ice hockey was developed in Canada. Another popular game is lacrosse.
7.冰球是加拿大的官方游戏,现代的冰球游戏发明与加拿大,另一个受欢迎的游戏是曲棍球。

eight.Canada is a major producer and consumer of cheese. Cheddar cheese is the most popular one. Canadians consume more macaroni and cheese than any other nation on earth.

8.加拿大是奶酪的主要的生产国和消费国。切达奶酪是最受欢迎的。加拿大人食用通心粉和奶酪大于世界上的其他国家。

nine.A black bear cub from Canada named Winnipeg (nickname “Winnie”) became the inspiration for the stories of Winnie-the-Pooh, written by A.A. Milne. He was inspired because his son, Christopher Robin Milne, really liked the bear.
9.一只来自加拿大名叫温尼伯(绰号“维尼”)的小黑熊幼崽成为了出自米尔恩的小熊维尼的故事的灵感,他深受启发,因为他的孩子克里斯托弗·罗宾·米尔恩真心喜欢熊。

ten.The West Edmonton Mall in Edmonton, Alberta, was once the world's largest shopping mall. It now ranks fifth, but it still contains the world's largest indoor amusement park.

10.在埃德蒙顿,阿尔伯塔省的西埃德蒙顿商场曾经是世界上最大的购物中心。现在它排名第五,但是它仍然拥有世界上最大的室内游乐场



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