聽力測驗 Babies - Continued
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pregnancy
懷孕
womb 子宮
pregnant 懷孕
fetus 胎兒
embryo 胚胎
conception 受孕

concieve 懷孕

I'm pregnant. I think Charles is the father.
我懷孕了。我認為查爾斯是父親。

We've been trying to concieve.
我們一直試著要懷上一個寶寶。

birth 分娩
midwife 助產士
labor 生產
placenta 胎盤
premature 早產

My wife just went into labor.
我的妻子剛生產完。

She's the doctor that delivered you.
她是為你接生的醫生。

newborn 新生
infant 嬰兒
twins 雙胞胎

She gave birth to twins.
她生下了一對雙胞胎。

They're identical twins. It's almost impossible to tell them apart.
他們是同卵雙胞胎。幾乎很難分辨出他們誰是誰。

I breastfeed my baby every day.
我每天都為我的寶寶哺乳。

The baby is nursing right now.
小嬰兒現在正在喝奶呢。

I feed the baby only organic baby food.
我只用有機嬰兒食品餵寶寶。

abortion 墮胎
miscarriage 流產

abort 流產、墮胎
adopt 領養

Are you going to keep the baby or give it up for adoption ?
你打算繼續保住胎兒、還是要做人工流產呢?

We're going to adopt.
我們決定把胎兒拿掉了

nanny 保姆
baby sitter 保姆
toddler 幼童

Your diaper is dirty. Daddy will be happy to change you.
你的尿布髒了。爸爸將會很樂意幫你換尿布的。

My parents help look after the children.
我的父母幫忙照看孩子。

Can you take care of the baby for a couple of hours?
你可以照顧寶寶幾個小時嗎?


lullaby 搖籃曲

rock
sob 嗚咽
ball
crawl 爬行

She hummed a lullaby to the child.
她哼著搖籃曲給孩子聽。

Rock the baby to sleep.
Rock the bébé à dormir.

photo by TheGiantVermin (CC BY-NC-SA 2.0)

The baby snuggled in the arms of his mother.
嬰兒依偎在母親的懷抱。

day care 日間托兒

godparent 教父母
godmother 教母
godfather 教父
godson 教子
godchild

name 姓名, 命名
first name 名字
middle name 中間名
last name
nickname 暱稱

We named our daughter after her great grandmother
我們用她的曾祖母的名字來命名我們的女兒。

What's your name?
你叫什麼名字?

My official name is Timothy but I prefer that you call me by my adopted name - Bird Spirit.

photo by freeparking (CC BY 2.0)
resemblance 相似

You look like your brother.
你長得很像你的兄弟

You're the spitting image of your father.

teething 出牙期

rear 撫養
raise 
grow up 長大

Where did you grow up?
你在哪裡長大?

You could say that being born was a milestone in my life.


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