相关资料 Useful Information

 

有关国家和语言 About Languages and Countries

国家与语言详情 Ethnologue - 这网站详列世界每一国家的通用语言和有关每一语言的资料。 This website lists the major languages used in each country and information on each language.

全球商业营运 Doing Business in the World - 世界银行有关在一百八十多国家和地区营商的资料网站。A World Bank website with information on doing business in over 180 countries and regions.

2008 世界资料大全 2008 World FactBook - 美国中央情报局每年出版有关每一国家和地区的地理、人口、经济等资料。 An annual publication of the CIA with information on each country's or region's geography, population, economy, etc.

 

有关文化区别 About Cultural Differences

地域资料数据库 Common Locale Data Repository - 这网站详列二百多个地域和语言的通用资料和格式(如货币名称,日期格式等)。 This website contains cultural and language specific information (e.g. name of currency, date format, etc.) for over 200 countries.

 

有关汉语和英语 About the Chinese and English Languages

汉语的挑战 The Chinese Challenge - 这论文主要讨论英译中时的挑战,但文中讨论英语和汉语的分别,对中译英或以汉语背境写英语亦很适用。This article primarily discusses the challenge of translating from English to Chinese, but it also discusses some of the differences between the two languages which are applicable to translating from Chinese into English or to writing English from a Chinese background.

芝加哥大学写作计划 University of Chicago Writing Program - 这网站有很多有关英语写作的资料和其他相关网站的链接。This website contains much information about English writing and many links to related web sites.

商业中文需知 Chinese for English Businessman - 在中国设立分部对英语国家的企业每是一项挑战。这一论文讨论语言方面的一些挑战及解决方案。Companies from English speaking countries often find it challenging to start up in China. This article describes some of the challenges of the Chinese language and suggest ways to overcome them.