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  • It indicated that Tourism Bureau of Taipei City government has listed the ten renowned local foods in Taiwan, and it's recommended from official version.
  • It stated that Tourism Bureau of Taipei City has listed the ten most renowned local foods in Taiwan.
  • We already understand that the list is "official" because we see the words 'bureau' and 'of Taipei City'. I'm not sure why, but I feel like 'indicated' is too formal for this context.
We already understand that the list is "official" because we see the words 'bureau' and 'of Taipei City'.

I'm not sure why, but I feel like 'indicated' is too formal for this context.
cditeachergreg
  • I read an interesting online news from ''Yahoo!
  • I read an interesting news article online from ''Yahoo!
  • I often use 'online' as a place. We count 'news articles', but not 'the news' usually.
I often use 'online' as a place.

We count 'news articles', but not 'the news' usually
新田博
  • Dear householders :
  • Dear Condominium Residents:
  • COMPARE: (A) householders --> 沒有做出宗教貞節的人 (B) condominium residents --> 公寓居
COMPARE: (A) householders --> 沒有做出宗教貞節的人 (B) condominium residents --> 公寓居

Aug 1, 2017 15:05 Public Announce
新田博
  • This weekend, according to the forecast, the typhoon is going to invading Taiwan.
  • This weekend, according to the forecast, a typhoon is going to hit Taiwan.
  • NOTE: Although "侵襲" is sometimes translated as "invade", in English we do not say that typhoons or other natural disasters _invade_ a place. We use the word "hit" instead.
NOTE: Although "侵襲" is sometimes translated as "invade", in English we do not say that
typhoons or other natural disasters _invade_ a place. We use the word "hit" instead.

Jul 29, 2017 11:29 Public The typhoon is coming
cditeachergreg
  • Recently I noticed that my smart phone only auto-updated a few apps, except ''Wechat'', and ''Line Camera-Photo editor''.
  • I recently noticed that my smart phone auto-updated a few apps, except Wechat and Line Camera-Photo editor.
  • 'Recently' isn't important to your entry, so put it after 'I'. The 'only' was confusing because you are trying to focus on the two apps. You want to give the reader the sense that the phone is updating A LOT of apps EXCEPT those two. No quotation marks around app names.
'Recently' isn't important to your entry, so put it after 'I'.

The 'only' was confusing because you are trying to focus on the two apps. You want to give the reader the sense that the phone is updating A LOT of apps EXCEPT those two.

No quotation marks around app names.

Jul 28, 2017 12:19 Public Strange
cditeachergreg
  • Argument of Border Between China and India
  • Border Dispute between China and India
  • More common phrase Do not capitalize prepositions in titles
More common phrase

Do not capitalize prepositions in titles
Mona-Lisa
In english it is the world in one's oyster https://tripnotice.com/blog/2016/01/21/the-world-is-your-oyster I saw the translation here, however I am not sure if it is correct or not.

Jul 17, 2017 22:25 Public 哈嘍好久不見。
新田博
  • As well as-------(Donald Trump is a USA president as well as an enterprise holder.)
  • As well as-------(Donald Trump is an American president as well as an enterprise owner.)
  • One useful word in this context: CONFLICT OF INTEREST 利害冲突 Example: There is a conflict of interest between many of Trumps business interests and American government policy.
One useful word in this context: CONFLICT OF INTEREST 利害冲突
Example: There is a conflict of interest between many of Trumps business interests and American government policy.
新田博
  • Lazy susan-------(The words ''lazy susan'' is from a woman who isn't a diligent and invented the thing to let eater pass the dish conveniently.)
  • SUGGESTION: Avoid this word. It is sexist. It is out-dated and seems chauvinist.
SUGGESTION: Avoid this word. It is sexist. It is out-dated and seems chauvinist.
新田博
  • Memorandum-----(It's important to make a memorandum in order to prevent forget from somthing.)
  • NOTE: In most cases, "memorandum" is shortened to "memo". Only in very formal contexts is the full word used. Memorandum-----(It's important to take a memos in order to avoid forgetting important somthings.)
NOTE: In most cases, "memorandum" is shortened to "memo". Only in very formal contexts is the full word used. Memorandum-----(It's important to take a memos in order to avoid forgetting important somthings.)

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