ラジオビジネス英語 2022/8/11 I5P3
And I’m Jenny Silver.
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Interview5 Peter Barakan ピーター・バラカン
1). What kind of generational aspect shapes people’s preferences for music?
2). In Mr. Barakan’s view, what makes music from our youth comfortable to listen to?
Okay. Let’s listen to today’s business scene.
-Words and Phrases
genre ジャンル [US] ʒɑ́nrə ｜ [UK] ʒɑ́ːnrə
A type or subtype. A classification, a category or style particularly with something artistic.
generational aspect 世代的な一面
A generation aspect is a feature or a part of a generation.
be exposed to -, 〜に触れる
To be exposed to something, in this case, means to have access to something, to be given access to information or art including music. For example: Her parents took her to many museums when she was young, so she was exposed to many genres of art as well as what they represent.
throughout -, ~を通して、 〜の間ずっと
During, in every part, for the whole time. Mr. Barakan feels that the music we listen to as young adults may mean the most to us throughout our lives or for the rest of our lives.
coincide with -, ~と一致する
To happen at the same time, to correspond. An example would be: the recent increase in tourism coincides with the warmer weather we’ve been having.