英翻中 (兩題看稿時間總共3分鐘，回答時間每題各3 分鐘)
The Department of Health (DOH) said that as a result of all the feasts and fatty food consumed over the Lunar New Year holiday, two out of five people had gained weight during the period, with an average of 1.7kg being gained, as nearly half the adult population indulged in snacks, including candies, cookies and other holiday treats. DOH conducted a poll on 1,077 people over the age of 18 across the country via telephone and found the result.
Taiwan, which had repeatedly demanded a formal apology from the Philippine government since Manila deported the 14 Taiwanese to China on Feb. 2 on a fraud case, seemed to have changed its stance after a visit to Taipei on Monday by Philippine presidential envoy. The Philippines and Taiwan do not have diplomatic relations. The incident threatens to damage relatively good economic and cultural relations between the two countries.
中翻英 (兩題看稿時間總共3分鐘，回答時間每題各3 分鐘)
The minister of the German Military department has had a scandal recently. His PhD thesis was copied from another paper. This scandal went viral, but he refuse to quit his job. He only revocation of his PhD degree temporarily until his school finish the investigation. In Germany, PhD degree equals high socioeconomic status. This German political superstar has a promising future. However, this scandal changed his political career.
The US spaceship Discovery is the most spaceflight spaceship in the world. It launched on February twenty-fifth for the last flight. During these thirty years, a spaceship is a core for space exploration missions, but this time is the last time for spaceship exploration. It’s the end of spaceships’ history. There are six astronauts participating in this mission. All of them have lots of experience in space exploration. They were excited about this mission.