英语国家概况-加拿大篇中英翻译

Part Three

Chapter 23 Canada s geography and history

加拿大的地理特点:Canada’s geography features:

1) 座落于美国的北部,仅次于俄罗斯的世界第二大国;

lies to the north of the US; the world s second largest country after Russia.

2.地形十分复杂:东部山区沿海省份沿劳伦斯湾和大西洋形成不规则的海岸;西部,太平

洋沿岸地区被南北走向的山脉分离,其中包括落基山脉;中部是一个大平原;

it has an extremely varied topography:the east part is mountainous maritime provinces

have an irregular coastline on the Gulf of St. Lawrence and the Atlantic;The west part,

the Pacific border is separated from the rest of the country by mountain ranges from

north to south including the Rockies; the central part is a vast plain.

3.气候不甚宜人,大部分地区冬季既漫长又寒冷,积雪深厚;所以,大多数人都居住在南

部边境地区

the climate is unfavorable, much of Canada has long and cold winters with deep snow.

So,a major part of the population lives along the southern border.

4.最高峰是落根峰,主要的两大河流是马更些河与圣劳伦斯河。

The highest peak is Mount Logan; The two principal river systems are the Mackenzie

River and the St. Lawrence River

大约80%的加拿大人住在临近美国边界的大城市中,多伦多是加拿大最大的城市

Nearly 80% of Canadians live in large cities near the border with the United States.

Toronto, Canada's largest city

地理区域及其特点Geographical regions and their characteristics

1、大西洋沿岸诸省区:Atlantic Province

该地区盛产土豆,旅游业是该地区经济的主要部分

potatoes grow well there ,The tourist trade is an important part of the region's

economy.

纽芬兰省东部附近的大浅滩是世界上的大渔场之一,

off the eastern shore of Newfoundland, form one of the world's great fishing

grounds.

哈利法克斯市,拥有一个长年不冻的天然良港。

Halifax, has a good natural harbor that is ice free.

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