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Unit 9致辞





1. 欢迎辞 Welcoming speech



Ladies and gentlemen,

Following the increasing rapidity of our communications with countries abroad, China is having a large number of visitors from different countries. Today, we feel very much honored to have [Prof. Martin. Wilson] with us. [Prof. Martin. Wilson] is well known to the world for his achievements in the field of [mat hematics].

First of all, let me, on behalf of all present here, extend our warm welcome and cordial greetings to our distinguished guest.

Now let us invite [Prof. Wilson] to give us a lecture.







2. 致答辞  Answering speech



Ladies and gentlemen,

  Thank you for your nice welcome and reception. It has been a long cherished hope of [ours] to visit [China] some day. [We are] fortunate to enjoy this rare chance today. [We] feel specially honored to be given this opportunity to meet such a nice group of distinguished people like you. [We are] sure [our] stay here will be a fruitful and enjoyable one. [We] do hope to see more of you

while [we are] here.





3. 欢送辞 Send-off speech



Ladies and gentlemen,

  How time flies! It was here that we gave [Prof. William Tomson] a hearty welcome [two weeks] ago. We are now here again to bid [him] farewell.

  As you know, [Prof. Tomson] is well known to the world for [his] great achievements in the field of [mathematics]. During [his] stay here, [he] has visited many universities and colleges and given us many lectures on it. [He] has also made a tour to many parts of our country. [He] will leave for home [tomorrow morning]. We, therefore, sincerely, hope that [he] will benefit us with so me advice and valuable suggestions.

  Finally, we want to take this opportunity to beg [him] to convey our profound friendship and best regards to [his] people.

  Now let’s invite [Prof. Tomson] to speak to us.










4. 告别辞 Farewell speech



Dear friends:

  First of all, allow me to thank you for you kind invitation to attend [the party]. I am greatly [honored] once again to have an opportunity to visit your great country and meet with so many of its people. This visit has been full of [interesting] things and everything here left me a deep impression. I have visited factories, schools, farms and cultural institutions. I have talked with and make friends with many workers, farmers, clerks, scientists, artists, teachers and students. We discussed work and study and life together, and I have learnt a lot during my short stay here. It has given me much better [unders Itanding] of your country and people …….

  I wish to take this opportunity to express my heartfelt [gratitude] to your again.

  May the friendship ties between our two people be further developed and consolidated.










Unit 10慰问信




  1. 写给受伤人的信要简短,中肯。信中不必问询事故发生的过程、原因、见证人等。


  2. 慰问信中应写一些被慰问者喜欢或熟悉的事物,如病人的爱好、兴趣等,以使病人得到宽慰。


1. 向朋友问候 A letter of inquiring after someone’s health



Dear [John]:

  I am extremely sorry to hear that your illness, which we had thought was c learing up, has become more serious, and that your have had to go into hospital. Let us hope that it will be for only a very short time, and that you will soon be out and about again. Everybody here sends his best wishes to you for a quick recovery.

  With kind regards,

Yours sincerely,








2. 问候朋友的母亲 Inquiring after the health of a friend’s mother



Dear [Mr. Wang],

  I felt very sorry indeed when I heard of [your mother]’s illness, and am anxious to know how [she] is of late. Under a separate cover I am sending [hera box of assorted biscuits] with my best regards.

Sincerely yours









3. 祝贺朋友病愈 Congratulations on someone’s recovery



Dear [Jane]:

  I learn, with very great pleasure, that the illness which has so cruelly caused great anxiety among your relatives and all those who know you has changed for the better and that you are now recovering, for which I therefore desire

to congratulate you warmly.

  I hope that you will soon be completely restored to health.

Yours sincerely







4. 慰问丧偶的朋友 A letter of inquiring to those who lost their husband or wife



Dear [Mrs. Harper],

  I would like to express my sorrow at the recent death of your [husband].  In the long time it was my privilege to enjoy [Professor of Harper]’s friendship. I found [him] a since and helpful associate, with whom it was a pleasure [to work].

  The knowledge that my thoughts are with you at his time will, I hope, be of some comfort to you.

Truly yours