《名人传记》之成为沃伦·巴菲特第16期:创立第一个合伙企业

发表时间:2017-09-13内容来源:VOA英语学习网

She was a better person than I was...but when you get married, it's not a question of saying,

她人比我更好 但当你结了婚就不是那么回事了

I'm going to put a 14% factor in for humor,and 17% for intellect, and 22% for looks.It doesn't work that way.

我会把百分之14的原因放在幽默 百分之17是智商 百分之22是长相 那不管用

I knew it was the right decision,and,and it was.

我知道那是正确的决定 绝对的

You could live anywhere in the world.

你可以住在世界上的任何地方

Why do you choose Omaha, Nebraska?

为什么你选择内布拉斯加的奥马哈

Yeah, I love it, and I,you know, I was...born about a mile from here

我喜欢这里 你知道 我在离这里一英里的地方出生

and, you know,I've never had a bad experience in Omaha.

我在奥马哈从来没有感觉不好

Well, Omaha and Nebraska are home to me.

奥马哈和内布拉斯加对我来说就是家

Everything about it seems like home.

所有关于这里的一切都像家一样

It's a pace, it's relationships.

这是一种节奏 一种关系

There's a lot of continuity. There's a lot of community.There's a lot of friendship.

有很多连续性 也有很多社区 还有很多朋友

It's a very solid place and friendly place in which to grow up in, in which to conduct a business.

你长大还有做投资的地方 是一个可靠而且友好的地方

When I came back to Omaha in early 1956,I had no idea what I was going to do.

当我在1956年回到奥马哈时 我不知道我该干什么

A few months after I came back, some members of the family said,"What should we do with our money?"

我回来后几个月 我的一些家庭成员说 我们该怎么处理我们的钱

And I said, "Well, I'm not going back"in the business of selling stocks,

我说我不会再炒股了

but if you would like to join me in a partnership,"I said, "I'll be glad to do it."

但如果你们愿意加入我跟我合作 我很高兴这么做

So within a couple of months after coming back,I set up the first partnership.

所以回来几个月后 我创立了第一个合伙企业

1、go back

追溯到;回溯到

The feud with the Catholics goes back to the 11th century.

与天主教的夙怨可以追溯到11世纪。

Our association with him goes back four years.

我们同他的合作是从4年前开始的。

回到(过去);回顾

If you go back to 1960, you'll find that very few jobs were being created.

如果回到1960年,你会发现工作机会寥寥无几。

2、come back

回忆起;回想起来

He was also an MP — I'll think of his name in a moment when it comes back to me.

他当时也是一位国会议员,他的名字我得想一下才能记起来。

When I thought about it, it all came back.

当我回想起来,往事全都涌上了心头。

重新流行;再度时兴

I'm glad hats are coming back.

我很高兴又开始流行戴帽子了。

来自:VOA英语网 文章地址: http://www.tingvoa.com/html/20170913/493791.html