中国人英语表达常见错误-5

Chinese style: My son will marry next month.
American style: My son will get married next month.
Chinese style: My sister is going to marry with a doctor.
American style: My sister is going to marry a doctor.
Chinese style: You can sit my next seat.
American style: You can sit next to me.
Chinese style: I think you cheat me !
American style: I think you are lying to me !
Chinese style: My head is sick.
American style: I have a headache.
Chinese style: Which team you support hah.
American style: Which team do you root for.
Chinese style: This is my older brother.
American style: This is my elder brother.
Chinese style: Thanks to see me.
American style: Thanks for dropping by. ( coming ).
Chinese style: Where are you come from ?
American style: Where do you come from ?
Chinese style: I want to reduce my weight.
American style: I want to lose weight.
Chinese style: Bobby is a black beautiful dog.
American style: Bobby is a beautiful black dog.
Chinese style: We had a lot of difficulty to find the place
American style: We had a lot of difficulty ( in ) finding the place.
Chinese style: Killing the robbers are something the detective would not do.
American style: Killing the robbers is something the detective would not do.
Chinese style: I was difficult to get a good job.
American style: It was difficult to get a good job.
Chinese style: It is capable of getting his work done without help.
American style: He is capable of getting his work done without help.
Chinese style: Rose is capable to cook Indian food
American style: Rose is able to cook Indian food.
Chinese style: My father is busy in his business.
American style: My father is busy with his business.
Chinese style: Sorry, Jane is busy with cleaning up her room.
American style: Sorry, Jane is busy cleaning up her room.
Chinese style: Some people argue that fate is determining everything.
American style: Some people argue that fate determines everything.
Chinese style: Every one of us determines to win this match.
American style: Every one of us is determined to win this match.
Chinese style: This film is worth being watched.
American style: This film is worth watching.
Chinese style: These stamps worth nothing now.
American style: These stamps are worth nothing now.
Chinese style: He looked fearfully because he had seen a ghost.
American style: He looked frightened because he had seen a ghost.
Chinese style: Tom looked angry at me because I had broken his valuable vase.
American style: Tom looked angrily at me because I had broken his valuable vase.
Chinese style: I am no afraid of any threats.
American style: I am not afraid of any threats.
Chinese style: We have not money left.
American style: We have no money left.
Chinese style: Tim was dangerous because his sampan had overturned.
American style: Tim was in danger because his sampan had overturned.
Chinese style: Joanna was painful when her boyfriend left her.
American style: Joanna was in pain when her boyfriend left her.
Chinese style: We are necessary to help the poor in our community.
American style: It is necessary for us to help the poor in our community.
Chinese style: We are not easy to find a good school in Singapore.
American style: It is not easy to find a good school in Singapore.
Chinese style: I have watched some films late.
American style: I have watched some films lately.
Chinese style: I was only late five minutes but Mary was already gone.
American style: I was only five minutes late but Mary was already gone.
Chinese style: Lorna likes the kitten. I like it either
American style: Lorna likes the kitten. I like it too.
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