bab.la Phrases: Application | Reference Letter (English-Chinese)

Motivational Cover Letter | Résumé / CV | Reference Letter
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Reference Letter : Opening

Dear Sir,
尊敬的先生,
Formal, male recipient, name unknown
Dear Madam,
尊敬的女士,
Formal, female recipient, name unknown
Dear Sir / Madam,
尊敬的先生/女士,
Formal, recipient name and gender unknown
Dear Sirs,
尊敬的先生们,
Formal, when addressing several unknown people or a whole department
To whom it may concern,
尊敬的收信人,
Formal, recipient/s name and gender completely unknown
Dear Mr. Smith,
尊敬的史密斯先生,
Formal, male recipient, name known
Dear Mrs. Smith,
尊敬的史密斯女士,
Formal, female recipient, married, name known
Dear Miss Smith,
尊敬的史密斯小姐,
Formal, female recipient, single, name known
Dear Ms. Smith,
尊敬的史密斯小姐/女士,
Formal, female recipient, name known, marital status unknown
I am delighted to be called upon as a reference for…
很高兴可以为...做推荐。
Used as an opening phrase when one has enjoyed working with the person about whom he / she is writing
I first became acquainted with...in..., when he joined...
我在...加入...时,和他结识。
Used to give details of how one knows the candidate
...has asked me to write a letter of recommendation to accompany his application for… . I am very pleased to do so.
...托我为他...的申请写一封推荐信,我很乐意为他推荐。
Used as an opening phrase when one has enjoyed working with the person about whom he / she is writing
It has been a pleasure to be…'s boss / supervisor / colleague since… .
做...的老板/上司/同事很愉快,因为...
Used as an opening phrase when one has enjoyed working with the person about whom he / she is writing
I am happy to write this letter of recommendation for… . In this letter I would like to express my respect and appreciation for this bright young person, who brought outstanding contribution to the work of my group.
很高兴能为...写推荐信,在这封信中我想表达对这个为我们小组工作带来出色贡献年轻人的敬意和感谢。
Used as an opening phrase when one has enjoyed working with the person about whom he / she is writing
I have no hesitancy in writing a letter of recommendation for…
我毫不犹豫为...写推荐信。
Used as an opening phrase when one has enjoyed working with the person about whom he / she is writing
It is a pleasure to write a letter of recommendation for…
我很高兴能为...写推荐信。
Used as an opening phrase when one has enjoyed working with the person about whom he / she is writing
have known...since… , when he / she enrolled in my class / began to work at… .
我自...时候起认识...,他/她选修了我的课/在...工作。
Used to give details of how one knows the candidate
I have known...for...months / years in my capacity as...at… .
我在...作为...工作时,认识了...
Used to give details of how one knows the candidate
I was…boss / supervisor / colleague / teacher from…to… .
自...到...时,我是...的老板/上司/同事/老师。
Used to give details of how one knows the candidate
...worked for me on various projects as a..., and based on his / her work, I would rank him / her as one of the best...we have ever had.
...作为...在各种项目上和我共事,基于他/她的工作,我认为他/她是我见过的最好的...之一。
Used as an opening phrase when one has enjoyed working with the person about whom he / she is writing

Reference Letter : Experience / Skill Set

Since the beginning of our collaboration I know him / her as a…person.
从我们开始合作,我就知道他/她是...的人。
Used to describe a positive aspect of the candidate's personality
...distinguished himself / herself by…
...以...区别于其他人。
Used to explain the main positive attributes that the candidate demonstrated
His / her greatest talent is / lies in…
他/她最大的才能在于...
Used to show the candidates main strengths
He / she is a creative problem-solver.
他/她是一个有创造性意见的问题解决者。
Used to describe a candidate who readily accepts and solves challenges
He / she has a broad range of skills.
他/她有广泛的技能。
Used to describe a candidate who has a good all-round set of skills
He / she communicates his / her ideas clearly.
他/她能清楚地沟通自己的想法。
Used to describe a candidate with good communication skills
He / she handles responsibility well.
他/她能很好的处理各种责任。
Used to describe a candidate who can manage a team / project well and who works well under pressure
He / she has a wide-ranged knowledge of… .
他/她在...方面有广泛的知识。
Used to describe what skills a candidate already has to offer
He grasps new concepts quickly and accepts constructive criticism and instruction concerning his work.
他掌握新概念很快,并接受与工作有关的各种建设性批评意见和指示。
Used to describe an astute and dynamic candidate, very complimentary
I would like to mention here, that...is…and has the ability to… .
这里有一点我想提的是...,...有...的能力。
Used to give specific details regarding a candidate's ability to do something
His / her extraordinary ability to...was invaluable.
他/她...方面非凡的能力是非常宝贵的。
Used to describe a candidate's best quality
He / she always takes an active role in… .
他/她总是积极参加...
Used to describe a candidate that is active and likes to get involved in work
He / she finishes her work on schedule. When he / she has a concern or question about an assignment, he / she speaks his / her mind clearly and directly, giving voice to what others may feel but cannot or will not say.
他/她按时完成工作,当他/她对工作有疑问或问题时,能清楚而直接地说出别人可能会觉得,但是不能或不会说的想法。
Used to describe an astute and dynamic candidate, very complimentary

Reference Letter : Job responsibilities

While he / she was with us he / she… . This responsibility involved… .
他/她和我们一起时,责任涉及...
Used to give a list of tasks a candidate undertook and what each entailed
His / her main responsibilities were…
他/她的主要职责是...
Used to give a list of tasks a candidate undertook
His / her weekly tasks involved…
他/她每周的工作包括...
Used to give a list of weekly tasks a candidate undertook

Reference Letter : Evaluation

I would like to say that it is pleasant to work with..., he / she is reliable and intelligent person with good sense of humor.
我想说和...共事很愉快,他/她值得信任,聪明而有幽默感。
Used to give a positive evaluation of a candidate
If his / her performance in our company is a good indication of how he / she would perform in yours, he / she would be an extremely positive asset to your program.
如果他/她在我公司的表现可以作为在贵公司表现的参考说明,他/她将为贵公司作出积极贡献。
Used to give a very positive evaluation of a candidate
In my opinion, ...is a hard-working self-starter who invariably understands exactly what a project is all about.
在我看来,...是一个工作努力,总能准确理解项目内容的自我激励者。
Used to give a positive evaluation of a candidate
...consistently produces high quality work in a timely fashion.
...总能高质量地按时完成工作。
Used to give a positive evaluation of a candidate
The only area of weakness that I ever noted in his / her performance was...
我注意到他/她表现中的唯一缺陷是...
Used to give a negative aspect when evaluating a candidate
I believe…should be considered ahead of other candidates because…
我认为...应该被优先考虑,因为...
Used to recommend the candidate for specific reasons, a very positive way to evaluate a candidate

Reference Letter : Closing

...will be a great addition to your program. If I can further assist, please e-mail or call me.
...将会是您公司的巨大资产,如果有进一步需要我帮助的,请打电话或者发邮件给我。
Used to close a positive reference letter
...has my strong recommendation. He / She will be a credit to your program.
我强力推荐...,她将是您公司的有用资产。
Used to close a very positive reference letter
I am confident that...will continue to be very productive. He / she has my highest recommendation.
我有信心...将会一如既往地高效,我衷心推荐他/她。
Used to close a very positive reference letter
I give him / her my highest recommendation, without reservation. Please send e-mail or call me if you have further questions.
我毫无保留地衷心推荐他/她,如果您还有进一步的问题,请发电子邮件或打电话给我。
Used to close an extremely positive reference letter
I firmly believe in his / her outstanding abilities for...and strongly recommend him / her for further education at your university, where he /she can develop and apply his / her bright talents.
我深信他/她...方面的出色能力,强烈推荐他/她在贵校接受进一步教育,在贵校他/她可以继续发展和运用他/她的聪明才智。
Used to close an extremely positive reference letter
It is satisfying to be able to give him / her my highest recommendation. I hope this information proves helpful.
能够为他/她做推荐很令人兴奋,我希望这些信息对您有用。
Used to close an extremely positive reference letter
I enthusiastically recommend...as a promising candidate.
我热情地推荐...作为有力的竞争者。
Used to close an extremely positive reference letter
Seldom have I been able to recommend someone without reservation. It is a pleasure to do so in the case of… .
我很少毫无保留地推荐某人,但是很高兴能够衷心推荐...
Used to close an extremely positive reference letter
I respect...as a colleague, but I must say that in all honesty, I cannot recommend him / her for your company.
作为同事,我尊重...,但是我也必须诚实地说,我并不为您公司推荐...
Used when one doesn't feel the candidate is suitable for the job
I will be pleased to answer any additional questions you may have.
我也很乐意回答其他您可能遇到的任何问题。
Used to close a positive reference letter
You can contact me by letter / e-mail if you require any further information.
如果您需要任何进一步信息,可以通过书信/电子邮件联系我。
Used to close a positive reference letter

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