Ageism

🎧 音标

🔈美式发音:/ˈeɪdʒɪzəm/

🔈英式发音:/ˈeɪdʒɪzəm/

📖 详细的单词含义

  • 名词 (n.):对老年人的歧视
        例句:Ageism is a common problem in the workplace.(职场中普遍存在对老年人的歧视。)

🌱 词根、词缀

词根:来自age(年龄)和-ism(主义,行为),表示基于年龄的歧视

💡 联想记忆

联想到一个场景:一个老年人因为年龄被拒绝工作机会,这种基于年龄的歧视就是“ageism”。

📜 同义词、反义词记忆

同义词:

  • 名词: gerontophobia , senior discrimination

反义词:

  • 名词: age diversity , senior respect

✍️ 短语记忆

  • combat ageism(对抗年龄歧视)
  • ageism in employment(就业中的年龄歧视)

📝 例句记忆

  • 名词:The company was criticized for its ageism in hiring practices.(该公司因其招聘实践中的年龄歧视而受到批评。)

📚 故事记忆

英文故事:

In a small town, there was a highly skilled engineer named John, who was over 60. Despite his expertise, John faced ageism in the job market. Companies were hesitant to hire him, believing he was too old to keep up with the fast-paced industry. One day, a startup recognized John's talent and offered him a position. John's innovative solutions quickly proved the value of experience, and the startup flourished. This story highlights the importance of overcoming ageism and valuing all ages in the workforce.

中文故事:

在一个小镇上,有一位技术精湛的工程师约翰,他已经60多岁了。尽管他的专业技能出众,约翰在就业市场上却遭遇了年龄歧视。公司们犹豫不决,不愿雇佣他,认为他太老,跟不上快速发展的行业。一天,一家初创公司看到了约翰的才华,并提供给他一个职位。约翰的创新解决方案很快证明了经验的价值,这家初创公司也因此蓬勃发展。这个故事强调了克服年龄歧视,重视劳动力中所有年龄段的重要性。

🖼️ 图片记忆

在一个小镇上,有一位技术精湛的工程师约翰,他已经60多岁了。尽管他的专业技能出众,约翰在就业市场上却遭遇了年龄歧视。公司们犹豫不决,不愿雇佣他,认为他太老,跟不上快速发展的行业。一天,一家初创公司看到了约翰的才华,并提供给他一个职位。约翰的创新解决方案很快证明了经验的价值,这家初创公司也因此蓬勃发展。这个故事强调了克服年龄歧视,重视劳动力中所有年龄段的重要性。