网络购物狂欢节 On-line Shopping Carnival 英语作文
When it comes to November 11, what's onyour mind? Well, as to the old generations, it’s only an ordinary day; however,the young generations will consider it as the Singles’ Day as well as theon-line shopping carnival. In fact, on November 11th, 2013, Tmall and Taobao(the biggest Chinese online shopping platform) has sold out more than 35billion Yuan goods, this data has astonished the media at home and abroad.Apparently, people have more interests on cyber shopping than spend the nightwith their single friends. Some home media even suggest that November 11thshould be the Chinese on-line shopping carnival.
In 2010, Jack Ma, the CEO of Tmall andTaobao, had coined the term “Double Eleven”, aimed to encourage the singlepeople to do something to celebrate their own festival. Instead of datinglovers, people go on-line shopping to relive the loneliness. According to thesurvey, China had 564 million Internet users at the end of last year and 180million single people. And the single people are the main force of the China’sspending power. The debut was a great success. Then “11.11” has an unusualmeaning, which stands for on-line shopping carnival.
Comparing with the traditional shopping,the cyber shopping has more distinguish features, which quite fit the young generations’taste. People do not need to go outside, just click their mouse, the goods willbe home. The best part is you can do it anywhere, anytime. All you need is acredit card. What we can predict in the future is that on-line shopping is notgoing to fade away, instead, it will boost like the mushrooms after springrains.