2014.08.14【英译中】读者选择:哪些女性应当登上美钞(2)

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2014.08.14【英译中】读者选择:哪位女性应当登上美钞(1)


Readers pick women for the dollar 
读者选择:哪些女性应当登上美钞
Rosa Parks was the clear favourite 
罗莎·帕克斯明显最受欢迎(2)





Amelia Earhart is recognisable, heroic, quintessentially American, and most importantly, dead. She should replace Alexander Hamilton as the face of the $10 bill. Mathew Kortuem, Minnesota, US
阿梅莉亚·埃尔哈特 是一位广为人知的勇敢的典型美国人,最重要的是,她已经过世了。她应当取代亚历山大·汉密尔顿在十美元纸币上的位置。——来自美国明尼苏达州的马修·科尔提姆说


Amelia Earhart: first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic. Mike Roberts, Bristol, UK
阿梅莉亚·埃尔哈特 :她是第一个独自飞跃大西洋的女飞行员。来自英国布里斯托尔的麦克·罗伯特说


Amelia Mary Earhart - Everyone knows who she is, she was a pioneer, and she's dead. She also stands for independence of women. Jamie Roling, Amsterdam, Netherlands
阿梅利亚·玛丽·埃尔哈特——每个人都知道她是谁,她是一位先驱,且已过世。她也是女性独立的象征。——来自荷兰阿姆斯特丹的杰米·罗琳说。




I believe Americans greatly admire Susan B Anthony. Max Patrick, Middlesbrough, UK

我相信美国人都热爱苏珊·B·安索尼 。——来自英国米德尔斯堡的马科斯·帕特里克说


One name springs to mind: Christa McAuliffe. An explorer, pioneer and educator worthy of being remembered by the nation she sought to serve. Megan, Cheshire, UK
我脑海中一下就出现了克里斯塔·麦考利夫。作为一个冒险家、开创者兼教育家,她所做的一切值得被国家所铭记。——来自英国柴郡的梅根说


I would like to see a Georgia O'Keeffe dollar bill. I would like to see other American artists on the other denominations. Then after a set time, change to writers, inventors, entertainers, engineers, etc. Brian Costello, New Jersey, US
我希望能看到一张印着乔治亚·欧姬芙的美钞。我也希望能看到其他美国艺术家出现在其他面值的美钞上。然后每过一段时间,美钞上的肖像能换成作家,发明家,艺人,工程师等等社会各界人士。——美国新泽西的布莱恩·科斯特洛说。

Mary Ann Bickerdyke. She looked after the boys as they died for liberty. Adam Scott, Lowestoft, UK

玛丽·安·比克德克。她尽心照顾那些为自由捐躯的年轻士兵。——来自英国洛斯托夫特的亚当·斯科特。




A woman whose depictions of American life, especially national holidays, were transferred to cookie jars, dinnerware, and many other things. Taking up painting at an advanced age, she became an American icon. Anna Mary Robertson Moses, forever known just as Grandma Moses. William Walker, Portsmouth, UK
她是一个把美国人的生活,尤其是节假日,用饼干盒,餐具和此类种种东西描绘出来的女人。虽然她年纪很大才开始画画,却成为了美国偶像。安娜·玛丽·罗伯森·摩西,永远的摩西婆婆。——来自英国朴茨茅斯的威廉·沃克说



Shirley Temple Black would be my choice. As a child she lifted the United States of America out of an emotional depression during the Great Depression and she went on to go into public service and entered politics and became a diplomat, serving as United States ambassador to Ghana and later to Czechoslovakia, and as Chief of Protocol of the United States. She was a greater leader than most politicians. Sharon, California, USA


我会选秀兰·邓波儿·布莱克。她还是孩子时,就带美国走出了大萧条时期的低沉气氛。长大后她又进入了公共服务领域,继而进入政坛成为一名外交官。她先后担任了美国驻加纳大使、美国驻捷克斯洛伐克大使及国家礼宾司司长。她是一个比大多数政客更伟大的领导人。——来自美国加利福尼亚州的莎朗说。



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