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questions about a poem Translation Tips 翻译点津 3 2453 leebohua 2009-1-20 16:00:30
  I will add this... "It is hard for you to be near me" This would mean it is hard for the eye of the ...
questions about a poem Translation Tips 翻译点津 3 2453 leebohua 2009-1-20 16:00:30
  If you imagine yourself trying to thread a needle (with a thread of course, this how we say it in En ...
Choice and why? Translation Tips 翻译点津 3 3167 marchsnow 2008-11-26 16:15:14
  This is a tough grammar question.... I think the answer is C. You should look up information on t ...
ask a question ... 1 2 Translation Tips 翻译点津 11 3801 tumujerome 2008-11-26 09:29:35
  You have not asked a question, so it is difficult to know what you want. If it is a question about ...
ask a question ... 1 2 3 Translation Tips 翻译点津 14 6747 zchai128 2008-11-26 16:11:27
  Your sentence thus shows why the answer is "results" and could not be "rewards". "My reasoning is ...
Altar de la Patria怎么翻译 Translation Tips 翻译点津 3 3770 edchan 2008-11-24 07:39:22
  I think "de la" is Spanish for "of the".... "Altar of the Patria" or "Shrine of the Patria" or "Ma ...
ask a question ... 1 2 3 Translation Tips 翻译点津 14 6747 zchai128 2008-11-26 16:11:27
  (This is another good posted question...) There is a reason why the question posted here causes s ...
ask a question ... 1 2 3 Translation Tips 翻译点津 14 6747 zchai128 2008-11-26 16:11:27
  Lets say the baby pulls the tail of the dog, and the dog bites the baby. This would not be a "reward ...
fluid beings of light??? ... 1 2 Translation Tips 翻译点津 7 3621 jl2315 2008-11-23 07:20:15
  Regarding "The Incredible Lightness of Being" you may have this confused. There is no word play inte ...
帮忙看下这句话~ ... 1 2 Translation Tips 翻译点津 8 3706 lasthermit 2008-11-24 10:39:42
  You need to break the sentence down. It is referencing the previous sentences that you did not inclu ...
ask a question ... 1 2 3 Translation Tips 翻译点津 14 6747 zchai128 2008-11-26 16:11:27
  The answer is D. results. This is because from a psychological viewpoint, babies and young children ...
fluid beings of light??? ... 1 2 Translation Tips 翻译点津 7 3621 jl2315 2008-11-23 07:20:15
  This person is speaking in a spiritual sense. "fluid beings of light" is to mean a person who is try ...
across该用什么词表达准确? Translation Tips 翻译点津 3 3657 sinfulgirl 2008-11-23 22:06:18
  We sometime use the word "across" to mean "wide". As in height, width, depth. 610 mm (2 feet) "wide ...
the method-neither odyssey Translation Tips 翻译点津 1 2230 pokikiko 2008-11-22 15:37:16
  Without some more of the sentences it is difficult to understand the context. However, I will try to ...
the differences between join and enter Translation Tips 翻译点津 3 2572 pokikiko 2008-11-21 07:51:21
  You have asked an excellent question! This is where a dictionary can help give us a better idea of h ...
请问这句话如何翻译? Translation Tips 翻译点津 2 2443 addis1 2008-11-21 08:25:22
  Not sure what you really want to know or are asking for.... What pumped life into the info tech se ...
这个句子有语病么? Translation Tips 翻译点津 3 3117 pokikiko 2008-11-19 16:47:19
  It is always helpful to have a sentence or two around the subject in question. here are my guesses.. ...
如何翻译句中的"booth" 和"feature" Translation Tips 翻译点津 2 2382 larryjiaobin 2008-11-19 17:24:55
  Here is its meaning... booth = display or display board, informational area feature = contain or dis ...
请教高手两个单词,先谢了 Translation Tips 翻译点津 1 2883 pokikiko 2008-11-19 16:10:22
  If you could provide more of the English sentences that are before and after these pieces of informa ...
Like we didn't know already Translation Tips 翻译点津 3 2398 tihuaer 2008-11-20 17:18:34
  This is a somewhat informal way of speaking. The word "like" is sometimes used instead of the words ...
大家帮忙翻译一下! Translation Tips 翻译点津 5 3218 lasthermit 2008-11-18 12:33:56
  Are you looking for something like this... Hurry in now, sale for a limited time only! Prices reduc ...
Grammar from BBC,right? Translation Tips 翻译点津 5 3873 marchsnow 2008-11-18 10:17:45
  I think you are correct, it looks like a typographical error. Without the second "is", the sentence ...
it is too complicated to understand Practical English 实用英语 5 5453 janezhang88 2008-11-17 08:42:39
  Possibly the reason why there are no more posts is because all the English readers agree with Matt60 ...
【SOS】关于other than 和rather than的替换问题 Translation Tips 翻译点津 2 3454 dovexp 2008-11-17 09:15:04
  The basic answer is no, you can not use "rather than" in place of "other than" in this sentence. I h ...
??? Translation Tips 翻译点津 1 2060 pokikiko 2008-11-15 03:09:44
  Need more of the paragraph and sentences to understand the context.
as appliable 和conditioned是啥意思哦? Translation Tips 翻译点津 2 3548 basiclaw 2008-11-14 15:27:10
  I think you have this meaning, where it is suitable or relevant. The word "applicable" is often used ...
RTV什么意思啊? Translation Tips 翻译点津 1 4091 pokikiko 2008-11-14 15:07:37
  Do you mean this? Room Temperature Vulcanizing (elastomer sealant or silicone sealer).
猜猜这个美国小学一年级课本上的单词看! Attachments Translation Tips 翻译点津 5 3436 adeley 2008-11-14 16:57:06
  These are the names of the objects pictured starting from the top: Key Girl Hills Jacks Jump rope ...
翻译 Translation Tips 翻译点津 5 2719 pokikiko 2008-11-14 14:50:03
  Looks to me that the English sentence was translated incorrectly from some other language. The proba ...
请人翻译一下~ Translation Tips 翻译点津 3 2805 timemagzine 2008-11-13 12:19:59
  Let me break it down..... "The former reporter" is Joel Benenson. He is Obama's pollster. This mean ...
what is the meaning of "then" is ? thank you . ... 1 2 3 Practical English 实用英语 14 6418 richardk 2008-12-4 01:29:37
  I was sound asleep, then a dog barked, which woke me up. Turning, then a leap, Jet Li somersaulted ...
请帮忙翻译下这句话~ Translation Tips 翻译点津 3 2721 photonjl 2008-11-11 12:53:23
  In America, sports metaphors are often used in or about politics. Let me see if this will help.... ...
condition在这里该怎么理解? Translation Tips 翻译点津 2 2073 pokikiko 2008-11-8 16:41:28
  When we say the batteries are "conditioned" in technical terms, we mean that these are the type of b ...
a question about bank account Translation Tips 翻译点津 5 3570 caringhk 2008-11-10 14:03:08
  Very good, I stand corrected. Informal usage rather than slang or colloquial.
a question about bank account Translation Tips 翻译点津 5 3570 caringhk 2008-11-10 14:03:08
  I don't know if you could use the Chinese translation you have provided (for the meaning although I ...
Grounds Maintenance Services for Sports Fields Translation Tips 翻译点津 3 2402 pokikiko 2008-11-8 13:03:30
  What you are saying for England may be true, but I will have to disagree with you for this paragraph ...
would you help me ,thanks a lot ! Translation Tips 翻译点津 1 2943 pokikiko 2008-11-8 12:25:06
  In this case, answer B. "what" and "what". Replace the word "what" with another noun, for example "t ...
on its side Translation Tips 翻译点津 2 3690 arwenwong 2008-11-7 11:10:46
  A lot of technical term detail here; The database is on one side of the tier, the Web application i ...
Question One on reading of "To Kill A Mockingbird" ... 1 2 Practical English 实用英语 8 5334 matt605 2008-11-11 02:56:13
  What your saying about England is no doubt true, however this is an American book by an American. A ...
how many ways to put"下班"?(more colloquial) Translation Tips 翻译点津 4 2954 pokikiko 2008-11-5 14:05:36
  I see that you have changed it to "get off work"? Does that mean you want more colloquial ways of sa ...
Question One on reading of "To Kill A Mockingbird" ... 1 2 Practical English 实用英语 8 5334 matt605 2008-11-11 02:56:13
  It would probably be helpful if I had read this book, but I will take a guess at the meaning based o ...
want a correct answer Practical English 实用英语 5 4073 richardk 2008-11-6 04:54:54
  I can see why this might at first be confusing, as it is using a word "schoolmaster" which is common ...
freezer, turtle Practical English 实用英语 4 5323 dongguandon 2008-11-29 22:37:39
  Normally we differentiate the freezer from refrigerator. They are two different things, often in one ...
how many ways to put"下班"?(more colloquial) Translation Tips 翻译点津 4 2954 pokikiko 2008-11-5 14:05:36
  Need more information as to how you are using "get off". Do you mean "get off" the bus? "Get off" th ...
Come one,guys.Let 's discuss. ... 1 2 Translation Tips 翻译点津 13 3781 caringhk 2008-11-11 16:33:10
  I think the best answer is B. As a journalist you should first decide what events to report before ...
how to mean by this? Translation Tips 翻译点津 2 2412 stephen26 2008-11-3 18:45:40
  I think we would need the whole sentence and possibly the paragraph to be able to answer what is mea ...
Dicussion Translation Tips 翻译点津 1 1712 pokikiko 2008-11-3 16:16:07
  I can't give you a proper grammatical answer such as a clause, but perhaps I can help a little bit w ...
Grounds Maintenance Services for Sports Fields Translation Tips 翻译点津 3 2402 pokikiko 2008-11-8 13:03:30
  This sounds to me like the name of the company, because of the sentence structure describing the pre ...
hollow tines Translation Tips 翻译点津 5 3428 jl2315 2008-11-1 21:54:22
  Sorry, You mean you want to know how to translate "hollow tines". I don't know, but the word "hollow ...
hollow tines Translation Tips 翻译点津 5 3428 jl2315 2008-11-1 21:54:22
  I am only an English speaker, but babelfish tells me it could be this: 充气器 or possibly 草坪充气 ...
shorter, faster fields Translation Tips 翻译点津 3 2698 pokikiko 2008-11-1 15:50:06
  A "shorter, faster field" is a term often used for sports fields where the grass is shorter, still l ...
weed-and-feed fertilizer Translation Tips 翻译点津 4 3259 stephen26 2008-11-8 03:19:10
  "weed-and-feed fertilizer" is a type of fertilizer that will act as a herbicide to kill unwanted pla ...
a dormant brown Translation Tips 翻译点津 5 3477 smileqing 2008-11-11 14:20:17
  "a dormant brown" means the color of the grass is not brown for some other reason such as no water o ...
Straight sand Translation Tips 翻译点津 4 2728 jl2315 2008-11-1 21:42:01
  In English we will often add the word "straight" to something to mean that it is only that item and ...
hollow tines Translation Tips 翻译点津 5 3428 jl2315 2008-11-1 21:54:22
  "hollow tines" is the description for a type of implement that has "tines". For example, a "pitchfor ...
questions here , come on in and help me! Practical English 实用英语 2 4293 pokikiko 2008-10-30 06:44:22
  I will attempt a partial answer to your second question. This sentence is comparing a situation, in ...
help me in sentence logic error ,if any. be patient.thank u Practical English 实用英语 1 1594 pokikiko 2004-12-31 05:27:59
  You are asking a question that has to do with critical thinking. The sentences structure appears cor ...
help,please! Practical English 实用英语 4 1871 leesinchina 2004-12-25 14:00:39
  I am thinking that the sentence you provide us is not correct, as it makes no sense. I am guessing t ...
what is BLOG? TKS Practical English 实用英语 2 1425 flora_zheng 2004-12-20 17:06:13
  Blog is a short form version of the words "web log". As is typical of on line terminology, it can r ...
Help Me Practical English 实用英语 5 1609 pokikiko 2004-12-19 18:23:49
  The answers provided use the word "at". This word is a preposition, true, but we have two choices of ...
who can locate and correct the error in these two sentences?(from a toeic exam Practical English 实用英语 2 1693 miao_guojing 2004-12-11 13:58:29
  (1)At the hotel, laundry sent out by 10:00 a.m. it will be returned by 5:00 p.m. the same day. Dele ...
P.E., Pricipal? ... 1 2 Translation Tips 翻译点津 10 1970 laoxianggg 2004-10-26 11:04:25
  My new guess is Professional Engineer in charge.
P.E., Pricipal? ... 1 2 Translation Tips 翻译点津 10 1970 laoxianggg 2004-10-26 11:04:25
  Normally the word "principal" would refer to the person in charge of a school. Based on your other ...
at that moment in time? Translation Tips 翻译点津 3 1395 pokikiko 2004-10-23 14:07:13
  As I read this sentence, it sounds like it was written by a technical person. I should probably add ...
hey , friends, who'd like to remark on this? ... 1 2 Translation Tips 翻译点津 8 2442 melly1111 2004-10-25 09:22:35
  I must use Powerword to give me literal translations of Chinese characters, and based on this, I wou ...
hey , friends, who'd like to remark on this? ... 1 2 Translation Tips 翻译点津 8 2442 melly1111 2004-10-25 09:22:35
  In the days before there was the internet and email, many businesses would send letters by mail. Thi ...
at that moment in time? Translation Tips 翻译点津 3 1395 pokikiko 2004-10-23 14:07:13
  Lets create a scenario. Today is October 22nd. On January 1st, 2004 an inspection was done, and the ...
I'm confused with the following sentence: Practical English 实用英语 5 2476 chriswins 2004-10-23 20:29:48
  I have heard the words "in term" used by people in the university environment, usually in their writ ...
rock& roll Translation Tips 翻译点津 1 1019 pokikiko 2004-10-22 03:01:23
  Commonly in America we will say "Rock and Roll" when we mean Rock and Roll Music. This is the same ...
how to distinguish because 、as 、since Practical English 实用英语 3 2021 mike1203cn 2004-10-23 23:05:16
  Because --- Use when you want to describe a reason for something. Example --- I didn't go to school ...
I'm confused with the following sentence: Practical English 实用英语 5 2476 chriswins 2004-10-23 20:29:48
  There is a special usage of "in term", which is "that which limits the extent of anything" or a bou ...
How to read it ? Practical English 实用英语 3 2042 treeboy 2004-10-23 08:07:13
  This is how you use Roman Numerals. I is one II is two III is three IV is four V is five VI is six ...
WMA Practical English 实用英语 1 2108 pokikiko 2004-10-19 11:59:11
  I am assuming you are asking what WMA stands for. In the computer world, what first comes to mind is ...
What is Computerized DDMF Technology? Thx in advance. Translation Tips 翻译点津 3 1636 laoxianggg 2004-10-13 13:01:45
  Duplicate, erased.
What is Computerized DDMF Technology? Thx in advance. Translation Tips 翻译点津 3 1636 laoxianggg 2004-10-13 13:01:45
  A first guess would be "Distributed Data Management Files". But this seems redundant to use the word ...
Affect ,effect ,和influence Practical English 实用英语 4 2119 pokikiko 2004-10-13 03:43:41
  Think of "effect" as "to cause" or "result in". "Affect" is usually used when talking about mental o ...
some questions, help needed !!! Practical English 实用英语 6 2569 heknows 2004-10-28 19:25:24
  I don't think people will think these questions are silly. It is possible that many people are havin ...
what does engine hour reading mean, here Translation Tips 翻译点津 5 2025 lts-grx 2004-10-11 18:04:46
  Often an engine, usually a diesel engine, will have what is called an "engine hour meter". It counts ...
Could someone tell me what's crib item for? Thanks in advance. ... 1 2 Translation Tips 翻译点津 8 2070 melly1111 2004-10-11 12:45:07
  Students might use what is called a "crib sheet" for school, a piece of paper with the answers to a ...
About technical writing skills? Practical English 实用英语 1 1225 pokikiko 2004-10-11 09:29:19
  I recommend the following web page because it is edited by a large number of people, which gives you ...
American English or Britain English Practical English 实用英语 5 1475 guandu 2004-10-11 18:51:00
  In answer to your first question, here is a good webpage to read. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ameri ...
I need u so much~! ... 1 2 3 Practical English 实用英语 20 3449 towlim 2004-10-12 10:18:55
  I don't mean to insult you, because you are correct that people will use the word "span" when they m ...
How to translate "There is no in between."? Practical English 实用英语 2 1515 voiceofchina 2004-10-12 03:44:49
  This is a way of saying there is no middle ground. A way of trying to make something seem one way, o ...
I need u so much~! ... 1 2 3 Practical English 实用英语 20 3449 towlim 2004-10-12 10:18:55
  Lets look up the two key words of this sentence, "increase" and "life-span". Looking up in the dict ...
I need u so much~! ... 1 2 3 Practical English 实用英语 20 3449 towlim 2004-10-12 10:18:55
  I will agree that one could use "span". However we are not asked if both answers could be used, rath ...
I need u so much~! ... 1 2 3 Practical English 实用英语 20 3449 towlim 2004-10-12 10:18:55
  If you look up the word "span", to measure a span you need to have two points to be able to measure ...
A Strong Music Lyric ---Vamos Amigos Translation Tips 翻译点津 1 1839 pokikiko 2004-10-8 07:52:43
  As a guess "we are going , friends". Or perhaps "Friends, lets go!" Try this web page out. http: ...
I need u so much~! ... 1 2 3 Practical English 实用英语 20 3449 towlim 2004-10-12 10:18:55
  Lets look up in the dictionary these two possible answers. "length" The amount of time between spe ...
how to analyse the structure of the sentence Practical English 实用英语 3 1926 peter2008 2004-10-9 22:43:23
  This sentence needs a couple commas and would probably be called a sentence run-on, because it tries ...
anybody known... Practical English 实用英语 2 1363 forget-me-no 2004-10-7 15:09:43
  This must have been a sentence written next to a photograph. To "power-lunch" is to have a meal whil ...
a passage ,who can correct it for me?3QQ Practical English 实用英语 3 1724 isoho2 2004-10-6 20:43:10
  You have a number of corrections that are needed. The difficulty lies in the ideas you are trying to ...
[3S] what does "ground-controll" mean??? Practical English 实用英语 3 1587 jjfatjjfat 2004-9-27 16:27:36
  Commonly used term by pilots for the people they are talking to on the radio in the control tower at ...
[3S] What does "Wonder Bread account" mean? Practical English 实用英语 2 1772 jjfatjjfat 2004-9-27 16:24:53
  "Wonder Bread" is the famous product of a company in America. When used with the word "account" this ...
help Practical English 实用英语 2 1746 authentic 2004-9-27 05:16:49
  I would need more information to know what is the usage of f1 in your question. However, here are tw ...
how to translate this sentence?please help me! thank you ! Translation Tips 翻译点津 1 1196 pokikiko 2004-9-25 15:01:02
  "Militant pro-hunt " groups or people, are people in England who wish to allow the continued hunting ...
suffer and suffer from Practical English 实用英语 2 1284 hpxyxz 2004-9-26 19:26:02
  The sentence structure determines which usage. Think of "suffer from" as a question, the rest of th ...
Is there any difference between "quality assurance" and "guarantee of quality"?t Translation Tips 翻译点津 2 2633 686melly 2004-9-23 16:52:50
  Here is only one of many examples. "Quality assurance " often is used to mean that the item is manuf ...
The age gap between Chinese posters and foreign posters.... ... 1 2 Travel 12 6806 hooiluangoh 2004-9-28 19:03:13
  There is a direct relationship between the age of technology adopters, and the age of the actual tec ...
what does it mean Translation Tips 翻译点津 3 1482 melly1111 2004-9-17 13:26:57
  What this means is that the worker/employee, if they discover a new technique, patent, or idea that ...
what's the meaning of "City&horbar"? Practical English 实用英语 2 1431 pokikiko 2004-9-17 04:15:24
  Probably a typographical error. "New York City & harbor". As for the meaning of this sentence, "His ...
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