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2020年6月21日例会報告


【英文記事講読】「ペイントで顔認識システムに対抗」

With painted faces, artists fight facial recognition tech

The Japan Times Alpha Online, March 20, 2020

LONDON (AP) -- As night falls in London, Georgina Rowlands and Anna Hart start applying makeup. Instead of lipstick and eyeliner, they're covering their faces with geometric shapes.

Rowlands has long narrow blue triangles and thin white rectangles criss-crossing her face. Hart has a collection of red, orange and white angular shapes on hers.

They're two of the four founders of the Dazzle Club, a group of artists set up last year to provoke discussion about the growing using of facial recognition technology.


全文はこちら→ https://www.telegram.com/news/20200308/with-painted-faces-artists-fight-facial-recognition-tech

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【Current English Quiz】※解答は次回

1. 国民への(一律の)現金給付 (a c _ _ _ _ - the - b _ a _ _) (c _ _ _) (h _ n _ o _ _)

2. 中程度の患者 (p______) (w _ _ _) (m _ d _ r _ _ e) (c _ _ _)

3. 感染経路不明 (u _ t _ a _ _ _ _ _ _) case

4. 逃亡犯 ( ) a. figurative b. fugitive c. fungus

5. この法律には強制力がない。 This law lacks (_____). (身体=顔の一部分を表す単語)

6. 自宅待機させる ( ) a. follow b. fellow c. furlough d. furlong

7. 知事選 (g _ b e r _ at _ r i _ l) (e_______)

8. 市長選 (m _ y_ r _ l) (e_______)

9. 現職の ( ) a. sitting b. standing c. running

10. イージス・アショア (_ _ _ i s) (A _ h _ _ _) ※ clue イソップ Aesop

11. エーゲ海 (A _ g _ a _) (S _ _)

12. 部分日食 (p _ _ _ i _ _) (e _ _ i _ _ e)

13. 夏至 (_ _ _ m _ _) (s _ _ s t _ c e)

※前回の解答
1. infectious disease 2. declare a state of emergency 3. Olympic torch 4. droplet infection 5. close contact 6. elbow bump 7. final income tax return 8. tax collected at the source 9. spouse tax deduction 10. dependent deduction 11. depreciation

 

【Translation Trial】※解答例は次回

妻は夫に昨日の晩はどこに誰といたのと詰問し、夫は答えに窮した。(中級)


※前回の解答例(必ずしも正しいとは限りません)

Many Japanese people say that they learned English for a long time in school days and couldn't master it even a little bit, but the mere fact that you learned a foreign language is important. (35 words)

 

【Listening Quiz】

NHK英語ニュースから穴あきディクテーション

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