Mandarin: President Xi's Speech at the College of Europe 1
We will talk about the President Xi's Speech at the College of Europe 1.
亚欧大陆 Eurasian continent
欧洲学院 The College of Europe
as a result of people's reflection of the war and their yearning for peace
Human history has far too often been haunted by the spectre of war.
痛定思痛 to think over the past misery
开始联合自强 start to unite
The people in Europe started to unite under the leadership of statemen like Jean Monnet and Robert Schuman in the joint pursuit for lasting peace and prosperity.
欧洲政治精英的摇篮 the cradle of political elites of Europe
The College of Europe has always been at the heart of European integration.
as it is in itself an expression of the faith of Europe born out of the ruins of war.
老师们、同学们！ Faculty members and students
开启了新的历史纪元 herald a new historical era
In 1949 when the College of Europe was established, the People's Republic of China was founded, heralding a new historical era in development of the Chinese nation.
审时度势 acting on the assessment of the world situation then
decided that China and the European economic community should establish diplomatic relations.
Later in 1975, late Chinese Premier Zhou Enlai and Sir Christopher Soames acting on the assessment of the world situation then, decided that China and the European economic community should establish diplomatic relations.
全面战略伙伴关系 a comprehensive strategic partnership
建立了对话磋商机制 established dialogue and a consultation mechanism
Today China and the EU have a comprehensive strategic partnership, we have established dialogue and a consultation mechanism in over 60 areas.
2013年双方贸易额达到5591亿美元 Our trade last year reached 559.1 billion U.S. dollars.
双方每年人员往来500多万人次 Over 5 million visits are exchanged each year.
And about 300,000 of our students are studying overseas, either in Europe, or in China
中欧关系发展空间还很大 there's still great room for the growth of China-EU relations
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