中国人英语表达常见错误-2

Chinese style: Is your camera this kind ?
American style: Is your camera like this ?
Chinese style: His house was struck by thunder last night.
American style: His house was struck by lightning last night.
Chinese style: My grandmother lived to eighty-five.
American style: My grandmother lived to be eighty-five.
Chinese style: I have a lot of work to be done.
American style: I have a lot of work to do.
Chinese style: To drink too much is bad for one’s health.
American style: Drinking too much is bad for one’s health.
Chinese style: Today is hot.
American style: It’s hot today.
Chinese style: My father will be home today afternoon.
American style: My father will be home this afternoon.
Chinese style: What is the total sum ?
American style: How much does it come to ?
Chinese style: We changed our train at Woodland.
American style: We changed trains at Woodland.
Chinese style: I traveled to Europe.
American style: I made a trip to Europe.
Chinese style: I very like swimming.
American style: I like swimming very much.
Chinese style: Wait for your turn, please.
American style: Wait your turn, please.
Chinese style: What time is your watch.
American style: What time is it by your watch.
Chinese style: I don’t know what did he say.
American style: I don’t know what he said.
Chinese style: What do you feel now ?
American style: How do you feel now ?
Chinese style: What season do you like best ?
American style: Which season do you like best ?
Chinese style: Welcome you to Taiwan.
American style: Welcome to Taiwan.
Chinese style: Where is the capital of Australia.
American style: What is the capital of Australia.
Chinese style: He has a wide shoulders.
American style: He has a broad shoulders.
Chinese style: We enjoyed the cool wind.
American style: We enjoyed the cool breeze.
Chinese style: I bought this book with 50 dollars.
American style: I bought this book for 50 dollars.
Chinese style: He played all yesterday without working.
American style: He played all yesterday instead of working.
Chinese style: Don’t work too hard.
Yes, I won’t
American style: Don’t work too hard.
All right, I won’t
Chinese style: What will you do over the weekend ? I will play tennis with Tom on Sunday.
American style: What are you going to do over the weekend ? I am going to play tennis with Tom on Sunday.
Chinese style: My father bought me a black small leather wallet yesterday.
American style: My father bought me a small black leather wallet yesterday.
Chinese style: Most of the time, it is difficult for Sam in finishing his work on time.
American style: Most of the time, it is difficult for Sam to finish his work on time.
Chinese style: These thugs are quite capable to do really hasty things.
American style: These thugs are quite capable of doing really hasty things.
Chinese style: I very enjoyed it.
American style: I really enjoyed it.
Chinese style: If you determine to make the grade in the entrance examination, you must work extra hard.
American style: If you are determined to make the grade in the entrance examination, you must work extra hard.
Chinese style: Please handle this gold watch carefully. It worths more than five thousand dollars.
American style: Please handle this gold watch carefully. It is worth more than five thousand dollars.
Chinese style: I ran into Maria yesterday morning. She looked healthily.
American style: I ran into Maria yesterday morning. She looked healthy.
Chinese style: I am the only son in the family. I have not brothers.
American style: I am the only son in the family. I have no brothers.
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