5 good-to-know English Olympic phrases and words
1. The athletes want to: "Go for the gold".
2. The competition is strong!
3. The gold medals are made of Chelyabinsk "meteor" fragments.
meteor = 流星
4. Sochi is hosting the XXII Olympic Winter Games with 98 events, in 15 winter sport disciplines.
XXII = 22nd disciplines = 修行
5. There were eight new venues built, including the Iceberg Skating Palace where figure skating and speed skating will take place. This building has a beautiful glass façade.
venue = 会場 façade = 外面