报纸上那些滑稽的错误

新概念英语第三册Lesson 45的标题叫做:The power of the press(新闻报道的威力)。的确,我们都是通过各种新闻渠道去了解发生在身边的大小事。一些原本并不为人所关注的人或事经过媒体的渲染和报道,变得家喻户晓、人人皆知。比如近年来热火朝天的微博,相信粉丝们都体会过它的强大力量了~~

微博上鱼龙混杂,经常会有些错误的信息出现,这也能理解;而报纸给人的感觉应该是权威的、严谨的,但它们有时也会犯些低级错误,让人又好气又好笑。本期文化大爆炸,就带大家看看报纸上的那些滑稽错误!

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连自己的名字都拼错!

EDITOR'S NOTE
编辑手记

Readers may have noticed that the Valley News misspelled its own name on yesterday's front page. Given that we routinely call on other institutions to hold themselves accountable for their mistakes, let us say for the record: We sure feel silly.
亲爱的读者,你们或许已经注意到,昨日本报头版上的报名拼写有误。鉴于我们一贯要求其他机构对自己的错误负责,在此公开表示:我们真是太二了。

点评:

Misspells are common, but misspelling your own name? That's what New Hampshire's Valley News did!
拼写错误年年有,但是连自己的名字也拼错?恭喜美国新罕布什尔州的Valley News报,它们真的做到了!

水泥能用来做调料?

Recipe Correction
食谱更正

In a recipe for salsa published recently, one of the ingredients was misstated, due to an error.
近期发布的salsa调味汁食谱中,有一项原料写错了。

The correct ingredient is "2 tsp. of cilantro" instead of "2 tsp. of cement."
正确的应该是“2茶匙香菜”,不是“2茶匙水泥”。

这是想把人整晕么

CORRECTION
更正

The Jumble puzzle, which appeared on pages D1 of Thursday's edition, actually was the puzzle scheduled to appear today. The Jumble originally scheduled to appear Thursday as well as the answer to Wednesday's puzzle are on page E1 today. The answer to the puzzle published today appeared Thursday, and the answers to the puzzle published Thursday will appear Saturday.
周四D1页上刊登的Jumble puzzle(一种单词猜谜游戏)本该是今天刊登的。本来应该周四刊登的谜题和周三的谜题答案在今天的E1页上。今天的谜题答案在周四刊登过了,而周四的谜题答案将于周六刊登。

点评:

This correction is a puzzle altogether.
其实,该更正本身,就是个谜!