fish slice, slotted spatula

例句:
(英) A fish slice is an important kitchen tool. (煎魚鏟是重要的廚房工具)
(美) There are three slotted spatulas in the kitchen. (廚房裡有三把鍋鏟)

解釋:
(英) fish slice:煎魚鏟;鍋鏟。
(美) slotted spatula:煎魚鏟;鍋鏟。

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on the spot, in place

例句:
(英) Tom does five minutes of running on the spot. (湯姆當場跑了 5 分鐘)
(美) We had to run in place for five minutes. (我們只好在原地跑 5 分鐘)

解釋:
(英) on the spot:當場;在原地。
(美) in place:當場;在原地。

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bank holiday, national holiday

例句:
(英) May Day (or Labour Day) is a bank holiday in Taiwan. (五一勞動節在台灣是國定假日)
(美) (228) Peace Memorial Day is also a national holiday in Taiwan. (二二八和平紀念日在台灣也是國定假日)

解釋:
(英) bank holiday:國定假日。
(美) national holiday:國定假日。

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polo neck, turtleneck

例句:
(英) John wore a polo neck (or a polo-necked sweater) to work today.
(美) The child wore a turtleneck to cover the neck.

解釋:
(英) polo neck:套頭高圓領毛線衣或羊毛衫;(毛線衣或羊毛衫的) 套頭高圓領。
(美) turtleneck:套頭高圓領毛線衣或羊毛衫;(毛線衣或羊毛衫的) 套頭高圓領。

套頭高圓領毛線衣或羊毛衫在澳洲叫做 skivvy。

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gear lever/gear stick, gear shift/shift stick

例句:
(英) A gear stick is the lever used to change gear in a vehicle, such as an automobile.
(美) The gear shift is the part of the gearbox which has the shift forks and allows the contact from the driver to the synchronization.

解釋:
(英) gear lever/gear stick:變速桿,換檔桿。
(美) gear shift/shift stick:變速桿,換檔桿。

gearbox:變速箱。

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anywhere, anyplace; nowhere, noplace; somewhere, someplace

例句:
(英) Did you go anywhere yesterday?
(美) We welcome guests from anyplace.
(英) He had nowhere to go.
(美) There's noplace left to hide.
(英) Let's go somewhere else.
(美) We must look for someplace to live.

解釋:
(英) anywhere:任何地方;nowhere:無處,沒有什麼地方;somewhere:某處,某個地方。
(美) anyplace:任何地方;noplace:無處,沒有什麼地方;someplace:某處,某個地方。

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