BBC news-‘$100 laptop’ to sell to public

  1. The organisation behind the project  机构背后的组织
  2. launched the "give one, get one" scheme  启动了送一得一官方计划
  3. allow US residents to purchase two laptops for $399  允许每一位居民购买两台笔记本电脑。
  4. sent to the buyer  送货给购买者
  5. a child in the developing world  在发展中国家的一个儿童
  6. receive the second machine  获第二台笔记本电脑
  7. offer the laptops for just two weeks  持续两周
  8. starting on the 12 November  从11月12号开始
  9. The offer to the general public  对公众的。。。。
  10. followed verbal agreements  遵守口头协议
  11. concrete orders from the governments of developing nations  来自发展中国嘉的实实在在的订单。
  12. shaking the hand of a head of state and having a cheque written  和国家元首握手和写一张支票。
  13. participate in the programme  参与某项活动
  14. developed to be used by children  为儿童专门设计的
  15. as low cost, durable and simple to use as possible  尽量便宜耐用和简单适用
  16. packs several innovations including  包含了几项创新
  17. can be powered by solar  可以使用太阳能
  18. moving parts  可拆换部件
  19. housed in a waterproof case  被封装在一个防水的盒子里边
  20. mechanical  包装
  21. eventual aim  最终目标
  22. given the green light to  开绿灯
  23. ramp-up production  快速组装
  24. build the low-cost machines  组装廉价机器
  25. met or surpassed the three million orders  已经到达或者超过了3百万件的订单
  26. make production viable  使得生产可行
  27. huge interest in the XO laptop from individuals  对。。的来自个人的巨大兴趣
  28. added an entry in our wiki  在wiki上增加一个条目
  29. hoping to sell the laptop to the public "next year"  有望从明年开始向大众销售
  30. may surface in 2008 or beyond  将在2008年后浮现出来
  31. see several advantages to offering laptops to the developed world  看到了给发达国家提供电脑的优势。
  32. contribute content  提供内容
  33. afford to participate  能够参与
  34. a way of extending the laptop project to countries  一种将项目推广到其他国家的方式
  35. a way of kick-starting the programme  启动项目的一种方式
  36. receive the donated laptops 获得捐献的电脑的国家
  37. bid to join the scheme  能够加入计划
  38. through the xogiving.org website  通过xogiving.org销售
  39. Although the exact number of laptops available through the G1G1 scheme has not been revealed  虽然,计划通过G1G2销售的笔记本的准确数字还没有透露。
  40. receive it  获得
  41. in the first quarter of 2008  在2008年的第一季度
  42. if it proves successful  如果被证明是有效的
  43. extending the scheme  扩大该项计划
  44. advance that cause  促成了理由
  45. This is something we are going to try and if it looks like it is an effective tool we will do more of it。 这里有一些事情,我们将要去尝试,如果它看上去是一种有效的方式,我们将做出更多类似的尝试。
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