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VOA常速英语新闻:奥巴马宣誓就职 第一夫人新发型获媒体热评(双语)

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在周日巴拉克·奥巴马总统正式宣誓就职的时候,他的灰发非常明显。
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When President Barack Obama took the official oath of office Sunday, the gray in his hair was noticeable .
在周日巴拉克·奥巴马总统正式宣誓就职的时候,他的灰发非常明显。

But it was the first lady's hair that was creating all the buzz—with her new haircut featuring "bangs.
但是第一夫人的新发型刘海却吸引了所有人的眼球。

People magazine described it as "a youthful new hairstyle: a straight, shoulder-skimming cut with bangs."
《人物》杂志将描述其为“一款洋溢年轻的新发型:笔直,轻略到肩膀的刘海。”

And the Wall Street Journal called it "a bold move at a high profile time.
而《华尔街日报》称这款发型是“在一备受瞩目的时刻的一次大胆举动。”

It is likely no accident of timing.
而可能时机并非偶然。

Stylist Lauren Rothman said Michelle Obama used her style-sense to make a statement with her dress from four years ago.
设计师劳伦·罗斯曼表示米歇尔·奥巴马四年前就将她的时尚风格运用到衣服之中做过演讲。

"When they came out and said, 'We're here, and the nation is changing,' and that's what it said when she came out in that outfit," said Rothman.
“当他们走出来并且说,我们在这里,而这个国家正在发生变化,这也正是表示她穿着那套衣服走出来。”罗斯曼说道。

Right from the start, four years ago, it seemed Obama enjoyed having the first lady steal some of the spotlight.
从一开始的四年前,似乎奥巴马就喜欢让第一夫人吸引些聚光灯的眼球。

For Sunday's ceremony, Michelle Obama also drew notice for her royal blue dress and cardigan by American designer Reed Krakoff.
为了周日的仪式,米歇尔·奥巴马的皇家蓝裙子及由美国设计师里德·卡拉克奥夫设计的开襟羊毛衫也吸引了人们的注意。

"They want to be wearing an outfit that says that, that says, 'We're proud to be here and thank you for re-electing us,'" said Rothman.
“他们想要身着套装并且表达出“我们很自豪在这里,谢谢你重新选择我们,”的理念 罗斯曼说道。

But even the president knows, it all comes back to the hair.
但甚至总统也知晓,这一切都要回到头发上。

"I love Michelle Obama. And to address the most significant event of this weekend, I love her bangs," said the president.
“我爱米歇尔·奥巴马。而要说这个周末最重要的事情,那就是我爱她的刘海。”总统说道。

词语解释

1.noticeable a.显而易见的;显著的

The scar on her forehead is hardly noticeable.
她额头上的伤疤不太明显。

2.describe v.描述;形容

The police asked me to describe exactly how it happened.
警察让我描述一下这事是怎样发生的。

3.bold a.大胆的;陡峭的;醒目的

Bold outlines and warm colors characterize his dominate style in painting.
他大胆的绘画和所有的暖色调表现了他独有的绘画特色。

4.accident n.事故;意外;偶然

His left knee was hurt in a traffic accident.
他的左膝在一次交通事故中受伤了。

5.cardigan n.开襟羊毛衫

Here is Liv with her own designed cashmere cape cardigan for Lutz & Patmos!
这是一张丽芙和她自己设计的开襟羊毛衫的图片!

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