2017年2月1日 星期三

hue, sepia, install, solar installer

GroSolar, a New England solar installer, said Wednesday that it was buying the residential-installation business of Borrego Solar Systems, making it the fourth-largest residential solar installer in the United States.

Wal-Mart is testing the idea of offering installation and repair services as part of a joint venture with computer-maker Dell.


張華:「一家網路商店的沙發套廣告,其中install這字的用法,用老中的想法不會想到:
Protect your furniture with these strong vinyl clipcovers. Easy to install and remove, and keeps your upholstery free of spill, dust and dirt.
一般我們對install只想到安裝...」旅美筆記(之二) 2007

hc答:
install
Out of the Crisis by W. Edwards Deming
有一著名說法
印象中是 You can not install quality. 表示美國公司當時1980s 有此說法....
正解為:Quote from W. Edwards Deming:
You do not install quality; you begin to work at it.

install (PLACE), UK ALSO instal
verb [T]
1 to place someone in an official position:
She has installed a couple of young academics as her advisers.

Origin

Late Middle English (in install): from medieval Latin installare, from in- into + stallum place, stall. install dates from the mid 19th century.
新聞
Sprint Nextel rejected an offer by South Korea's SK Telecom and private equity firm Providence Equity Partners to invest $5 billion in the company and install former chairman Tim Donahue as CEO.


2 UK install sb/yourself in/at somewhere to put someone/yourself in a comfortable position where you want to stay:
He seems to have installed himself in your spare room for good!

installation 
noun [U]
The installation of the new archbishop will take place in January.


張華先生旅美筆記(之二 2007 )install
install (PUT IN), UK ALSO instal
verb [T]
1 to put furniture, a machine or a piece of equipment into position and make it ready to use:
The plumber is coming tomorrow to install the new washing machine.

2 SPECIALIZED to put a computer program onto a computer so that the computer can use it:
Andrew, can you help me install this software?

installation
noun

1 [U] when equipment or furniture is put into position:
Do you have to pay extra for installation?

2 [C] a nearly permanent place with people, buildings and equipment which have a particular, especially military, purpose:
a nuclear installation
The Americans still have several military bases and installations on the island.

3 [C] a form of modern sculpture where the artist uses sound, movement or space as well as objects in order to make an often temporary work of art


install (PUT IN), UK ALSO instal Show phonetics
verb [T]
1 to put furniture, a machine or a piece of equipment into position and make it ready to use:
The plumber is coming tomorrow to install the new washing machine.

2 SPECIALIZED to put a computer program onto a computer so that the computer can use it:
Andrew, can you help me install this software?

installation 
noun
1 [U] when equipment or furniture is put into position:
Do you have to pay extra for installation?

2 [C] a nearly permanent place with people, buildings and equipment which have a particular, especially military, purpose:
a nuclear installation
The Americans still have several military bases and installations on the island.

3 [C] a form of modern sculpture where the artist uses sound, movement or space as well as objects in order to make an often temporary work of artinstall (PLACE), UK ALSO instal
verb [T]
1 to place someone in an official position:
She has installed a couple of young academics as her advisers.

2 UK install sb/yourself in/at somewhere to put someone/yourself in a comfortable position where you want to stay:
He seems to have installed himself in your spare room for good!

installation 
noun [U]
The installation of the new archbishop will take place in January.

(from Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary) A freshly-picked selection of today's hottest illustrators
Following the success of Illustration Now!, this installment presents a completely new selection of 150 illustrators from all around the world.


━━ vt. 就任させる ((in, as)); 席につける; 落ち着かせる ((in)); (装置を)取りつける ((in)); 【コンピュータ】インストールする.
in・stal・la・tion
 ━━ n. 就任(式); 任命; 設置, 架設; 設備; 【コンピュータ】インストレーション; 【軍】基地.
installation time 【コンピュータ】据え付け調整時.
in・stall・er ━━ n. 【コンピュータ】インストーラ.
instal(l) program 【コンピュータ】インストール・プログラム, インストーラ.




Battery Deal Takes On Green Hue
Boston Power won a contract from H-P to make laptop batteries that won't need to be replaced as often.
hue
The dominant wavelength of a color. A color system, or model, measures color by hue, saturation and luminance. The hue is the predominant color, the saturation is the color intensity, and the luminance is the brightness. See HSB.
IN BRIEF: A color or a shade of a color.

pronunciation My life has been a tapestry of rich and royal hue, an everlasting vision of the ever-changing view. — Carole King
Tutor's tip: The "ewe" (a female sheep) said "whew" (sound of dismay or relief) when she saw the "hue" (a color or tint) of the farmer's face as he started to "hew" (to chop/shape) the wood of a large "yew" (an evergreen tree). What would "you" have said?

hue1




━━ n. 色, 色合い, 色彩, 色相(しきそう); (意見などの)特色.
sepia drawing
sepia
必須參考 Wikipedia article "Sepia (color)"圖示
n. - 烏賊, 深褐色, 烏賊墨色
adj. - 烏賊墨色的, 使用烏賊墨顏料的

日本語 (Japanese)
n. - 
墨汁セピア
adj. - 
セピアの暗褐色の皮膚をしたセピア色の
━━ n. イカの墨セピア絵の具セピア色(の写真).━━ a. セピア色の.
可參讀:
sepia【聯合報╱米千因/文2007.08.03】

應用例:
Balancing out the newer artists are the classics Starbucks sells packaged in coffee hues of sepia: Tony Bennett, Etta James, Marvin Gaye. "It's like European-style roasted coffee," Mr. Jones said. "It's reaching back, it's timeless."
THE more cultural products with which Starbucks affiliates itself, the more clearly a Starbucks aesthetic comes into view: the image the chain is trying to cultivate and the way it thinks it's reflecting its consumer.
應用例:
She had long admired the sepia photographs of flowers by Adolphe Braun, which became templates for French wallpaper during the 19th century, a transformation that dovetails with Smith's own penchant for recycling images and for domestic handicrafts like wall stenciling.

Adolphe Braun


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