実践ビジネス英語 2020/10/22 L12(5) Global Handwashing Day世界手洗いデー





実践ビジネス英語 2020/10/22 L12(5) Global Handwashing Day世界手洗いデー
-Summary
Ueda lists some of the frontline heroes of the pandemic including doctors and other healthcare professionals. He also reminds the group about other people whose contributions are often not recognized and describes how an elderly man at a fast-food restaurant recently gave money to pay for the meal of the next healthcare provider or first responder who came in.
Q)「前線のヒーロー」というのは、どのような人たちですか。
Ueda says, “doctors, nurses, technicians and other healthcare professionals treating people with Covid-19.”
Q). アルバレズが気になっていることの1つは何ですか。
Alvarez says, “one thing that’s bothered me is the myths about the coronavirus that have spread on social media. It’s not true,”
-Words and Phrases
frontline hero 前線のヒーロー
“Frontline” refers to someone directly involved with providing a service or making a product. We also say “People are on the frontline or on the frontlines.” And very often there’s a nuance of doing something that requires hard work or there is a battle of some kind involved. This hospital is on the frontline of cancer research, for example. Or, they work on the frontlines of fighting poverty.
healthcare professional 医療従事者、医療の専門家
People who provide healthcare as their job. That’s what they do professionally. A medical professional is also a very common term.
unsung 称賛されていない、世に知られていない、無名の

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