王传一:paper

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王传一:paper

王传一:paper

  n. (名词)

  这些杯子和盘子都是纸做的。

  误 These cups and plates are all made of papers.

  正 These cups and plates are all made of paper.

  你能给我几张纸写字吗?

  误 Can you give me some papers to write on?

  正 Can you give me some paper to write on?

  我的笔记本里还有五张纸。

  误 I still have five papers in my notebook.

  正 I still have five sheets〔pieces〕 of paper in my notebook.

  析 paper表示“普通或没有写字的纸张”时是不可数名词。“五张纸”应为five sheets〔pieces〕 of paper。

  有关明天的天气报纸是怎么说的?

  误 What does paper say about tomorrow's weather?

  正 What does the paper say about tomorrow's weather?

  正 What do the papers say about tomorrow's weather?

  析 “报纸”应该用the paper或the papers来表达。

  书的最后一页掉了。

  误 The last paper of the book was missing.

  正 The last page of the book was missing.

  析 指“书或杂志的一页或几页”,要用page〔pages〕,不用paper。

  今天报上有什么好消息吗?

  误 Is there any good news on today's paper?

  正 Is there any good news in today's paper?

  报纸上落着一只苍蝇。

  误 There is a fly in the paper.

  正 There is a fly on the paper.

  析 指报纸上的“内容”时,应该用in,指报纸上放着的东西时用on。


王传一:paper