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剑桥雅思12真题听力 第27期:Test4(section2-1)

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Welcome to this podcast about the Sheepmarket, which is one of the oldest parts of the city.
欢迎收听这段关于Sheepmarket的播客,Sheepmarket是这座城市最古老的地方之一。
As its name suggests, there was originally a market here where farmers brought their sheep,
正如它的名字所示,那里本来有一个市场,农民们把他们的羊带来这里,
but now it's been redeveloped into a buzzing, vibrant area of the city,
不过现在那里已经发展成城市中一个嘈杂的、很有活力的区域,
which is also home to one of the city's fastest-growing communities.
同时它还是城市里发展最快的社区的所在地。
The nearby university has always meant the area's popular with students, who come in to enjoy the lively nightlife,
附近的大学意味着这里很受学生的欢迎,他们来这里享受充满活力的夜生活,
but now graduates embarking on careers in the worlds of fashion and design are buying up the new apartments recently built here
而那些走入时尚设计业职场的毕业生们正买下大量最近建成的公寓,
to replace the small houses where the market workers used to live.
这些公寓取代了市场工人过去住的小房子。
The narrow old side streets are great places for finding original pictures, jewellery and ceramics
狭窄的古老小巷是发现原创照片、珠宝和瓷器的好地方,
which won't break the bank, as well as local produce like fruit and vegetables.
这些东西不会让你耗费巨资,此外还能发现当地土产的水果和蔬菜。
There's also lots of pavement cafes where you can have a coffee and watch tourists from all over the world go by.
那儿还有很多的路边咖啡座,你可以在那喝咖啡,看着来自世界各地的游客来来往往。
The oldest buildings in the area are on the main streets, including the city's first department store,
那片区域最古老的建筑物是在主街上,包括了这座城市的第一家百货商店,
built in the 1880s, which is still open today.
它于19世纪80年代建成,今天依然营业。
The Sheepmarket is a centre for fashion, and there's a policy of encouraging new young designers.
Sheepmarket 是城市的时尚中心,那里有着鼓励新晋年轻设计师的政策。
The Young Fashion competition is open to local young people who are passionate about fashion.
青年时装大赛对本地热衷于时尚设计的年轻人开放。
This year they've been asked to design an outfit based on the ideas from the music and technology
今年大赛要求他们使用天然纤维和人造纤维,
that's part of their everyday life, using both natural and man-made fibres.
基于日常生活中的音乐和科技设计一套服装。
The garments will be judged by a panel of experts and fashion designers,
设计出的服装将由一组专家和时尚设计师评判,
and the winning entries will be modelled at a special gala evening.
入围的作品将在一个特别晚会上展出。
Parking at the Sheepmarket is easy.
在Sheepmarket停车是很容易的。
There are plenty of pay and display car parking spaces on the roadsides which are fine if you just want to stay for an hour or two,
路边有很多的付费停车位,如果你只想停上一两个小时,这些就够了,
but if you want to spend the day there it's better to park in one of the four underground car parks.
不过如果你想停一天,最好还是停在四个地下停车场中的一个。
It's not expensive and if you can present a receipt from one of the local stores, you'll not be charged at all.
停车费不贵,而且如果你能出示在当地商店购物的收据,就不用付停车费了。
After six pm many of the car parks have a flat rate which varies but it is usually very reasonable.
下午6点过后很多停车位有着各自不同的统一费率,不过费用通常还算合理。
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produce [prə'dju:s]
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n. 产品,农作物
vt. 生产,提出,引起,
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competition [kɔmpi'tiʃən]
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n. 比赛,竞争,竞赛
 
lively ['laivli]
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活泼的,活跃的,栩栩如生的,真实的
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display [di'splei]
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n. 显示,陈列,炫耀
vt. 显示,表现,夸
 
passionate ['pæʃənit]
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adj. 热情的,易怒的,激情的
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receipt [ri'si:t]
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n. 收据,收条,收到
v. 出收据
 
replace [ri(:)'pleis]
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vt. 取代,更换,将物品放回原处
 
reasonable ['ri:znəbl]
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adj. 合理的,适度的,通情达理的
 
vibrant ['vaibrənt]
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adj. 震颤的,响亮的,充满活力的,精力充沛的,(色彩
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original [ə'ridʒənl]
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adj. 最初的,原始的,有独创性的,原版的
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