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雙語:關於小暑你可能不知道的6件事

雙語:關於小暑你可能不知道的6件事

小暑是一年中第11個節氣,進入小暑就意味著夏天真正開始發威了,今年的小暑從7月7日開始,至21日結束,本文盤點了關於小暑你可能不知道的6件事。

The traditional Chinese lunar calendar divides the year into 24 solar terms。 Minor Heat, (Chinese: 小暑), the 11th solar term of the year, begins on July 7 this year and ends on July 21。

傳統的農曆將一年劃分為24個節氣,其中小暑(Minor Heat)是一年中第11個節氣,今年的小暑從7月7日開始,至21日結束。

Minor Heat signifies the hottest period is coming but the extreme hot point has yet to arrive。

到了小暑,就意味著最熱的時候即將到來,但是最最炎熱的時候還沒有到。

In China, the 24 solar terms were created thousands of years ago to guide agricultural production。 But the solar term culture is still useful today to guide people』s lives through special foods, cultural ceremonies and even healthy living tips that correspond with each term。

在,24節氣是數千年來指導農業生產的金科玉律,但是即使在今天,節氣文化依舊通過每個節氣相關的特殊食物、文化儀式、甚至健康生活指南來指導人們的生活。

The following are 6 things you need to know about Minor Heat。

以下就是關於小暑你應當知道的6件事。

A season of storms, thunder and hail

1、豪雨、雷鳴和冰雹。

Storms, thunder and hail often happen during Minor Heat, though in some years there might be droughts。 One of the prevailing farming activities during Minor Heat is staying on top of flood control and drought relief。

小暑時節經常會遇到豪雨、雷鳴和冰雹等天氣,但是某些年裡也可能會遇到乾旱。小暑時節最主要的農事活動就是防汛抗旱。

A season for the lotus flower

2、荷花盛開的季節。

In Minor Heat, high temperatures are good for the growth of the lotus flower。 From Minor Heat to the Double Ninth Festival, the lotus flower is in full bloom, and always simple but elegant。

小暑時節,高溫非常有利於荷花的生長。從小暑到重陽,荷花都會一直盛開,且始終素雅。

Firefly season

3、螢火蟲美如畫。

Minor Heat is the season when fireflies become lively。 Zhu Shuzhen, a woman of the Southern Song Dynasty (1127-1279), once described in her famous poem Summer Fireflies a happy scene of children playing with fireflies in the woods at night。

小暑時節螢火蟲開始變得活躍起來。南宋(1127年-1279年)女詞人朱淑真曾在其著名詩作《夏螢》中描繪了夜晚兒童在樹叢中和螢火蟲玩耍的歡快場景。

Eating small melons

4、美味甜瓜。

Minor Heat comes when all kinds of melons are being harvested。 One custom in Nanjing, Jiangsu province has to do with enjoying small melons on the day of Minor Heat and having big melons on the day of Major Heat。 Small and big melons normally refer to cantaloupes and watermelons。

小暑時節也是各種甜瓜收穫的季節。在江蘇南京有一個習俗,在小暑當天要吃小甜瓜,大暑當天吃大甜瓜。小甜瓜通常指哈密瓜,而大甜瓜則是西瓜。

Eating dumplings

5、小暑吃餃子。

Dumplings are the traditional and household food among Chinese。 When the 「dog day」 comes, people tend to lose their appetites, and dumplings can refresh people』s feelings toward food。

餃子是人的傳統家庭食物。隨著「三伏天」到來,人們往往會食欲不振,而餃子則能重新喚起人們的食慾。

Sunning clothes

6、晒衣服。

During the Minor Heat period, with the longest amount of sunlight and the strongest sunlight radiation, many families hang their clothes out in the sun to prevent mildew。

小暑時節,日照時間最長、陽光輻射最強,許多人都會晒衣服防止發霉。

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