13 episodes

你說的是Chinglish? 還是正確的English? 梁頌康博士和羅曼穎 教你如何講最地道的英語。

香港電台:反斗英語2011(電台版) RTHK

    • Language Learning

你說的是Chinglish? 還是正確的English? 梁頌康博士和羅曼穎 教你如何講最地道的英語。

    奇難雜"字"多的是

    奇難雜"字"多的是

    1. Continual/continuous

    - Continual --- 不受歡迎的事連續發生
    E.g. Her continual demands on me were affecting my work performance.
    - Continuous --- 某事連續發生
    E.g. We spent the summer in a state of continuous excitement.

    2. Econom...

    • 20 min
    片語質詞大過天

    片語質詞大過天

    UP

    What Increases Goes UP

    Run up
    - Figurative meaning: If someone runs up bills or debts, they start to owe a lot of money because they fail to pay their bills.
    - E.g. She ran up a mobile phone bill of 2000 dollars.

    Play up
    -

    • 21 min
    說話變聲器

    說話變聲器

    Assimilation同化 (/x/ + /j/ = /y/)

    1. /s/ + /j/
    - this year
    - bless you

    2. /z/ + /j/
    - as usual
    - here’s yours

    3. /t/ + /j/
    - I’ll meet you there.
    - Don’t you know it?

    4.

    • 22 min
    還以顏色

    還以顏色

    1. Black

    - Black and blue --- 傷痕累累 (bruise)
    She was black and blue all over after falling downstairs.
    - A black day --- 不吉利的日子 (a sad, unpleasant day)
    It was a black day for all Japanese when the earthquake a

    • 22 min
    有字譯字錯錯錯!

    有字譯字錯錯錯!

    1. 出面天氣點呀? How’s the weather like out there? (wrong)
    - Correct versions:
    ~ What’s the weather like out there?
    ~ How’s the weather out there?
    - Appropriate responses:
    ~ It’s a beautiful/sunny day.
    ~ It’s hot o

    • 22 min
    英美串法多的是

    英美串法多的是

    There are many words in British and American English which sound the same and have the same meaning but are spelt differently.

    British American
    any more anymore
    I can’t put up with the naughty boys any more/anymore.
    behaviour behavior
    We are t

    • 22 min

Top Podcasts In Language Learning

Listeners Also Subscribed To

More by RTHK