2018 is a Year of the Dog! 狗年来啦

2018-04-08 05:52:57

2018戊戌狗年马上就要到啦,对于中国十二生肖(Chinese Zodiac Animals)你了解多少?会用英语来介绍它们吗?如果2018是你的本命年,你知道你的幸运数字和幸运颜色是什么吗?还有幸运花朵?还有哪些名人也跟你一样是在狗年出生?属狗的人都有哪些性格特征?快来看看下文说的准不准!

In Chinese astrology中国占星bck体育官网下载, each year is related to a Chinese zodiac animal生肖 according to the 12-year cycle. 2018 is an Earth Dog Year. Years of the Dog include 1934, 1946, 1958, 1970, 1982, 1994, 2006, 2018, and 2030...

The Dog occupies the eleventh position in the Chinese zodiac, after the Rooster, and before the Pig.

If you’re born in a Dog year, you’re a Dog, and the following are deemed lucky for you:

ü Lucky numbers: 3, 4, 9

ü Lucky colors: red, green, and purple

ü Lucky flowers: rose, cymbidium orchids兰花

Five Types of Dog; Which One Are You?

In Chinese element theory中国五行bck体育官网下载说, each zodiac sign is associated with one of the five elements: Gold (Metal), Wood, Water, Fire, and Earth. For example, a Wood Dog comes once in a 60-year cycle.

It is theorized that a person’s characteristics are decided by their birth year’s zodiac animal sign and element. So there are five types of Dogs, each with different characteristics:

Type of Dog

Year of Birth

Characteristics 性格特征

Wood Dog

1934, 1994

Sincere, reliable, considerate, understanding, and patient


Fire Dog

1946, 2006

Intelligent, hardworking, and sincere


Earth Dog

1958, 2018

Communicative, serious, and responsible in work


Gold Dog

1910, 1970

Conservative, desirable, cautious, and always ready to help others


Water Dog

1922, 1982

Brave and self-centered, even seemingly selfish; well-versed in dealing with financial issues


Famous People Born in Dog Years:


Birth Date


Winston Churchill 温斯顿·丘吉尔(英国前首相)

November 30, 1874

a Wood Dog

Mother Teresa 特蕾莎修女

August 26, 1910

a Gold Dog

Elvis Presley 埃维斯·普里斯利(美国著名摇滚明星猫王)

January 8, 1935

a Wood Dog

Bill Clinton 比尔·克林顿(美国前总统)

August 19, 1946

a Fire Dog

George Bush Jnr 乔治·布什(美国前总统)

July 6, 1946

a Fire Dog

Donald Trump 唐纳德·特朗普(美国第45任总统)

June 14, 1946

a Fire Dog

Steven Spielberg 斯蒂芬·斯皮尔伯格(美国著名导演)

December 18, 1946

a Fire Dog

Madonna 麦当娜(美国著名歌手)

August 16, 1958

an Earth Dog

Michael Jackson 迈克尔·杰克逊(美国著名歌手)

August 29, 1958

an Earth Dog

Justin Bieber 贾斯汀·比伯(美国著名歌手)

March 1, 1994

a Wood Dog