Vegan or Vegetarian 素食主义者?

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Vegan or Vegetarian

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Vegan Or Vegetarian?

vegan /'viɡən/ 严格的素食主义者

A veganis someone who never eats meat or any animal products such as milk, butter, or cheese.

vegetarian /ˌvɛdʒəˈtɛrɪən/ 素食者

A vegetarianis someone who never eats meat or fish.

pescatarian 鱼素食者

A pescatarianis someone whose diet includes fish but no other meat.

lacto-vegetarian奶素食者

ovo-vegetarian 蛋素食者 蛋素食者

Example:

A: Hey Julie, you want to go grab something to eat?

朱莉,要不要出去吃点东西?

B: Sure! What do you feel like having?

好啊!你想吃什么?

A: I really feel like having a big juicy steak!

我好想来一块美味多汁的牛排啊!

B: Oh. OK. I don't eat meat, but that's fine, I am sure wherever we are going they will have other options right?

好吧。我是不吃肉的。不过没关系。我们去的地方肯定有很多种选择。

A: I didn't know you were a vegetarian!

你是素食主义者呀?我还不知道呢。

B: I'm not, I am a vegan.

不,我是一个绝对素食主义者。

A: A what?

那是什么意思?

B: A vegan. I don’t eat or use any animals based products. I don’t wear leather, eat eggs, drink milk or anything that comes from an animal. I used to be a pescatarian before, which basically means you don’t eat meat, but still have fish and seafood.

意思就是我不食用任何来自动物身上的东西。不穿皮草,不食用蛋类、奶制品或其它任何来自动物的食品。我以前是鱼素者,就是不吃肉但是可以吃鱼类和海产。

A: Wow! That's interesting! It must be tough!

哇!真有意思!肯定挺难的吧。

B: It's a bit difficult to find vegetarian friendly restaurants sometimes, but since more and more people are vegetarians of vegans nowadays, it’s getting a bit less difficult.

有时候确实很难找到一家支持素食主义的餐馆。不过现在越来越多的人成为了素食主义者或是绝地素食主义者,情况也就好多了。


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