Elvis, Marilyn Monroe, Trains, Cats and Dogs -- They're All on Calendars
2014-01-05 00:30:51


Now, a special Words and their Stories for New Years.(1)
现在有很多特殊的词语,他们多年来新的故事。

I’m Faith Lapidus.(2)
我的信念枪击。

The New Year is the time for new beginnings. It is also the time to buy a new calendar. Yet it can take a lot of time just to choose the right one. There are lots and lots of choices.(3)
新的一年是新的开始的时间。它也是要买一个新的日历的时间。然而可以承受了很多时间,只是要选择合适的人。有很多和很多选择。

In fact, there are more calendars than days in the year. There are small ones. Big ones. Calendars that sit on a desk. Calendars that hang on the wall. Calendars to carry around.(4)
事实上,有更多比天在该年的日历。有很小的。大的。坐在一张桌子的日历。挂在墙上的日历。随身携带的日历。

Calendars that show a whole month or one day at a time.(5)
整整一个月或一天一次显示的日历。

Of course, in one way all calendars are the same. They all list the same days of the year in exactly the same order. But people do not buy calendars just to know what day it is.(6)
当然,在一路上所有日历都是相同的。他们都列出了完全相同的顺序一年的同一天。但人们不买日历只是为了知道今天是什么日子。

Calendars have become popular gifts because many are filled with beautiful pictures.(7)
日历已成为受欢迎的礼物,因为很多充满了美丽的图画。

Some have pictures of famous art works. It is like hanging a different painting on your wall each month. You can even learn from calendars.(8)
一些著名的艺术作品的图片。它就像挂着一幅不同画在墙上每个月。你甚至可以从日历中学习。

They often give information about their subject -- such as famous writers or American Indians or flower gardens.(9)
他们经常给他们的主题 — — 著名作家或美洲印第安人或花圃等有关的信息。

There are calendars about food and about beautiful places in the world. Calendars about sports and about movies. Funny calendars with popular cartoon characters.(10)
有关于食物和美丽的地方,在世界中的日历。关于体育和电影的日历。与最受欢迎的卡通人物的搞笑日历。

Calendars of famous people, like Elvis Presley or Marilyn Monroe.(11)
著名的人,像猫王或玛丽莲 · 梦露的日历。

For pet lovers, there are calendars with pictures of cats doing unusual things. Three hundred sixty-five of them – one for each day of the year. Calendars of dogs wearing clothes.(12)
宠物爱好者,有日历照片的猫做不寻常的事情。三百年第六十一五的他们 — — 一年的每一天。日历的狗穿的衣服。

And calendars of beautiful women in swimming suits, not wearing much at all.(13)
和美丽的女人在游泳服,不穿多在所有日历。

Would you rather look at pictures of cars? There are calendars with those, too. For busy mothers, there is a magnetic calendar to hang on the wall.(14)
你宁可看看车的图片吗?也有与那些,日历。忙碌的母亲,有一个磁性日历挂在墙上。

There are even calendars for children who can draw the pictures themselves.(15)
有可以绘制图片本身的儿童甚至日历。

Some people do not just look at their calendars. They use them to write down important things they must remember, like meetings or doctor's appointments.(16)
有些人不只是看他们的日历。他们可以使用它们来写下重要的事情,他们必须记住,像会议或医生的约会。

Busy people can buy small calendars to carry around to help them organize and plan their life.(17)
忙碌的人可以买到小日历进行大约要帮助他们组织和计划他们的生活。

But what if they forget to look at their calendar? Do not worry, there are electronic organizers that make sounds to remind people of things they must do.(18)
但如果他们忘记了,看看他们的日历吗?不要担心,有电子的组织者,用声音来提醒人们他们必须做的事情。

These days, if you forget something, it is getting harder and harder to find a good excuse.(19)
这几天,如果你忘记了的东西,越来越难越来越难找到一个好的借口。

A website called calendars.com sells more than 6,000 different calendars.(20)
一个网站叫做 calendars.com 出售超过 6,000 不同的日历。

Some people do not like little calendars, or big ones, or noisy electronic ones.(21)
有些人不喜欢小日历,或大、 或吵闹电子的。

They are happy just to write down notes to themselves on small pieces of paper -- the smaller the better, usually.(22)
他们只是乐于地写下笔记给自己上小块的纸 — — 越小越好,通常。

These people never worry about all the time it takes them to find their small pieces of paper when they need them.(23)
这些人从未担心他们找到他们小片的纸,当他们需要花费的所有时间。

This program was written by Avi Arditti.(24)
此程序是写的 Avi Arditti。

I’m Faith Lapidus wishing all our listeners a Happy New Year.(25)
我信仰拉皮德斯希望我们所有的听众快乐新的一年。


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