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ballgi asked in 娛樂與音樂電影 · 1 decade ago

瓦斯 gas 在美國為何是石油

如題,為何?

瓦斯在美國是用什麼單字呢?

原由是如何?有在地的朋友為我解釋一下嗎

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    北美口語化 gas - 汽油, 請參考字典解釋

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    n. (名詞 noun)

    氣體[U][C]

    There are several kinds of gas in the air.

    空氣中有幾種氣體。

    【礦】瓦斯[U]

    可燃氣;煤氣;沼氣[U]

    Gas is now widely used for cooking and heating.

    現在普遍用煤氣燒飯,取暖。

    【軍】毒氣,毒瓦斯[U]

    【美】【口】汽油[U]

    Is there a gas station nearby?

    附近有加油站嗎?

    【美】胃氣,腸氣[U]

    【美】【俚】很快樂的事[S]

    Chatting with a friend is a gas.

    與朋友聊天是一件很愉快的事。

    【俚】空談;吹牛[U]

    vt. (及物動詞 transitive verb)

    給...供應氣體(如煤氣等)

    【美】【口】給(汽車等)加汽油[(+up)]

    I'll gas up my car.

    我要給汽車加汽油。

    用氣體處理

    用毒氣攻擊(敵人等);用毒氣殺傷(人)

    About 100,000 men, women and children were gassed by these Fascists.

    大約十萬男人,女人以及小孩被這些法西斯分子用毒氣殺害。

    vi. (不及物動詞 intransitive verb)

    放出氣體

    【美】【口】(給汽車等)加油[(+up)]

    【俚】空談;吹牛

    I hate gassing about democracy.

    我討厭空談民主。

    2008-04-11 11:33:12 補充:

    石油,汽油 oil

    汽油 gasoline

    2008-04-11 11:36:33 補充:

    瓦斯

    fuel gas 瓦斯燃料

    [Mining礦業] gas; damp

    [Military軍事] poison gas

    air gas 空氣瓦斯

    bottled gas 桶裝瓦斯

    Source(s): 2年北美生活經驗 + Yahoo字典
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