celebrate ： 通常指举行盛大隆重的仪式庆祝或纪念有意义的日子或某件事情，多暗示节日般的欢乐场面。
congratulate ： 指对他人祝贺为目的，希望他人幸福或走运。
1. The banks have had precious little to celebrate recently.
2. She arrived in St Ives to celebrate the Queen's Silver Jubilee.
3. The Vietnamese government has fixed on May 19th to celebrate his anniversary.
4. Duncan and his triumphant soldiers celebrate their military victory.
5. "Maybe we could celebrate tonight." — "What did you have in mind?"
6. He was in no mood to celebrate.
7. Holmgren is careful not to celebrate prematurely.
8. Jake's passed his exams. We're going out to celebrate.
9. The club will celebrate its centenary next year.
10. Scottish champs celebrate victory!
11. to celebrate the quatercentenary of Shakespeare's birth
12. The club will hold a party to celebrate its centenary.
13. They had a big jubilee to celebrate the victory.
14. Some veterans of the two world wars gathered to celebrate their victory.
15. Christians celebrate the resurrection of Christ from the death.
1. He was generous enough to congratulate his successor on his decision.
2. Waterstone has every reason to congratulate himself.
3. She could not but congratulate him.
4. I should congratulate you that you resisted the temptation.
5. Listeners wrote in to congratulate the radio actor on his performance.
6. I congratulate you with all my heart.
7. We congratulate you beforehand on your success.
8. I really must congratulate the organisers for a well run and enjoyable event.
9. I wish to congratulate you on your being elected as President of the General Assembly.
10. Let me congratulate you on your winning first place in the 100 metre dash.
11. " I congratulate you, my brother, " were his words as he turned round.
“ 祝贺你, 弟弟, ” 他转过身子说出的竟是这样的话.
12. " I congratulate you on your good fortune – does that make me heartless? "
“ 好福气,我给你道喜,你还怪我没有良心? ”
13. We specifically wanted to congratulate certain players.
14. Li Changchun wrote the China Writers Association to congratulate Mo Yan on his winning of the 2012 Nobel Prize in Literature.
15. I congratulate President Carter on his victory here.