Singles’ Day

guāng gùn jié

光棍节

There are lots of festival, but most of them looks like for lovers: Valentine’s Day, they gift each others, Christmas they have dinner together, New Year they count down at the square, even National Day they together to travel. So at some day of 1993, there are four guys suddenly got the idea who live in a same room at an university. Maybe we could make a special day for our singles, and then they chose Nov. 11en named Singles’ Day, because there are four “1” in that date,look like four single person.

yī nián zhōng yǒu hěn duō jié rì ,dàn sì sì hū dōu shì gěi qíng lǚ guò de :qíng rén jié ài rén zhī jiān hù xiàng sòng lǐ wù ,shèng dàn jié liàn rén yī qǐ qù chī fàn ,xīn nián kě yǐ qù guǎng chǎng dǎo shǔ ,lián guó qìng jié dōu shì hé nán nǚ péng yǒu yī qǐ qù lǚ hng 。yú shì zài 1993nián de mǒu yī tiān ,yī gè dà xué xiǔ shě lǐ de sì gè dān shēn de nán shēng tū fā qí xiǎng ,wǒ men shì bú shì kě yǐ gěi zì jǐ yī gè tè bié de rì zǐ ,yú shì tā men xuǎn dìng le 11yuè 11hào ,bìng bǎ zhè yī tiān mìng míng wéi “guāng gùn jié ”,yīn wèi zhè yī tiān yǒu sì gè “1”,kàn qǐ lái xiàng sì gè dān shēn de rén 。

一年中有很多节日,但是似乎都是给情侣过的:情人节爱人之间互相送礼物,圣诞节恋人一起去吃饭,新年可以去广场倒数,连国庆节都是和男女朋友一起去旅行。于是在1993年的某一天,一个大学宿舍里的四个单身的男生突发奇想,我们是不是可以给自己一个特别的日子,于是他们选定了11月11号,并把这一天命名为“光棍节”,因为这一天有四个“1”,看起来像四个单身的人。

Shopping Day

gòu wùjié

购物节

At start people could be go out for something fun , or went to some party try to meet some one, some of them could be do some interesting mischief to lovers. Until 2009, the biggest e-commerce website Taobao seize the opportunity. They started to do sales promotion at that day. Almost all the shops sale those things by some percent off. Form now on an interesting Singles’ Day become to a biggest shopping day.

kāi shǐ de shí hòu dà jiā huì zài zhè yī tiān yī qǐ chū qù wánr ,huò zhě cān jiā yī xiē huó dòng shì tú zhǎo dào zì jǐ de lìng yī bàn ,hái yǒu de rén huì duì qíng lǚ men zuò yī xiē yǒu yì sī de è zuò jù 。zhí dào 2009nián ,zhōng guó zuì dà de diàn zǐ shāng wù wǎng zhàn ——táo bǎo wǎng zhuā zhù le zhè gè jī huì ,kāi shǐ zài zhè yī tiān zuò dà xíng de cù xiāo huó dòng ,jǐ hū suǒ yǒu de táo bǎo wǎng diàn jiā dōu zài zhè yī tiān dǎ shé 。zhì cǐ shuāng 11chè dǐ cóng yī gè hǎo wánr de guāng gùn jiē biàn chéng le duò shǒu de gòu wù jiē 。

开始的时候大家会在这一天一起出去玩儿,或者参加一些活动试图找到自己的另一半,还有的人会对情侣们做一些有意思的恶作剧。直到2009年,中国最大的电子商务网站——淘宝网抓住了这个机会,开始在这一天做大型的促销活动,几乎所有的淘宝网店家都在这一天打折。至此双11彻底从一个好玩儿的光棍节变成了剁手的购物节。

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This year just 1’12” when it started, they have being past 1 billion RMB, And it was past last whole year after 4 hours 26’31’’, got 36.2 billion RBM. In the end this year, they sold 91.217 billion RMB in 24 hours.

jīn nián shuāng 11kāi shǐ jǐn 1fèn 12miǎo ,jiāo yì é jiù tū pò le 10yì yuán 。zài 4xiǎo shí 26fèn 31miǎo yǐ chāo guò 2013nián shuāng 11quán tiān jiāo yì é ,dá dào 362yì yuán 。zuì zhōng 2015tiān māo shuāng shí yī quán qiú kuáng huān jié quán tiān jiāo yì é dá dào 912.17yì rén mín bì 。

今年双11开始仅1分12秒,交易额就突破了10亿元。在4小时26分31秒已超过2013年双11全天交易额,达到362亿元。最终2015天猫双十一全球狂欢节全天交易额达到912.17亿人民币。

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