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Post time 2009-2-16 10:17:09 |Display all floors
Originally posted by jl2315 at 2009-2-16 06:28

这两个词儿更麻烦,有时候是同义词,有时候则各有所指。

例如,food safety 和 food security 就是两个不同的概念。




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我搞过一段时间的认证。safety一般有两个方面,如产品安全和消防安全。而一提到security,多指保安方面,如C-TPAT. 在词汇方面,不得不说英语是很讲究的,造词能力很强。

我觉得correspondence这个词受到科技的发展,用得越来越少。它以前就是指书信,和honor差不多。communications这个词就很宽泛,指一切的沟通工具。

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