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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.
A pescatarianis someone whose diet includes fish but no other meat.
ovo-vegetarian 蛋素食者 蛋素食者
A: Hey Julie, you want to go grab something to eat?
B: Sure! What do you feel like having?
A: I really feel like having a big juicy steak!
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?
A: I didn't know you were a vegetarian!
B: I'm not, I am a vegan.
A: A what?
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.
A: Wow! That's interesting! It must be tough!
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.