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  • 英语短文:伞的由来Umbrella

    To us it seems so natural to put up an umbrella to keep the water off When it rains. But actually the umbrella wasnt invented as protection against rain. Its first use was a shade against the sun! 在……

  • 生年不满百 Few live as long

    Few live as long as hundred years. 生年不满百, Why grieve over a thousand in tears! 常怀千岁忧。 When day grows short and long grows night, 昼短苦夜长, Why not go out in candlelight? 何不秉烛游! En……

  • 裸婚Naked wedding

    裸婚指没有房子、车子或大量存款的婚姻。新人竭力简化全过程。 Naked wedding refers to a marriage without a house,a car or considerable deposit.The new couple triestheir best to simplify the whole process……

  • 英语小短文:目中无人The man who saw nobody

    There was a man, in the State of Qin, who wanted some gold. One morning he dressed himself smartly and went to the market. Arriving at the gold-dealers stall, he seized a piece of gold and made off. ……

  • 击中要害To the Point

    Author James Thurber depended on words for entertainment. 作家詹姆士.瑟伯用词来消遣。 He told me once about a trick he played on a nurse during one of his hospital stays. He asked her what a seven-let……

  • 大鱼和小鱼The great fish and the little fish

    A fisherman was drawing up a net which he had cast into the sea, full of all sorts duanwenw.com of fishes. The little fish escaped through the meshes of the net, and got back into the deep water, but ……

  • 放松方式之:拔地麻根与蜜蜂花Valerian and lemon Balm

    Valerian is the premier herb to treat insomnia and stress. 巴蒂麻根是治疗失眠、缓解压力的最主要的草药。 German studies have proven its benefits as a relaxant without duanwenw.com sedative side effects……

  • 猪和猫The pig and the cat

    The husband got drunk again, and he returned home late. 丈夫喝多了,回来得很晚。 When he got into the room, he saw his wifes severe eyes and felt uneasy. So he went straight to the sofa and bent down ……

  • 英语小短文:上帝的食物Food of the Gods

    Recent studies suggest that there is no reason to feel guilty about your craving for chocolate. 最近的研究提议,为自己对巧克力的喜爱有负罪感受毫无理由的。 A dietary source of magnesium. Chocolate cont……

  • 放松方式:幼童的姿势Child’s pose

    This gentle reclining yoga position is relaxing and will help you sleep better. 这种柔软的瑜伽蜷身卧姿是很放松的,它可以让你睡得更香甜。 1.Kneel on the floor. Spread your knees shoulder-width apart wh……

  • 放松自己:帮自己一把Give yourself a hand

    A hand massage, that is. 手部按摩,指的就是这个。 Using the thumb and index finger of your left hand, squeeze each finger on your right hand, one by one. Make rolling movements from your knuckles to y……

  • 家庭教育的重要性英语短文:Family Education

    Since ancient times,family education has been thefocus of peoples attention, but it is only in recentyears that it has been studied as a discipline in China.This is an inevitable issue relating to the……

  • 励志小短文:超越自我Outdo Yourself

    Success is not final and failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts. 成功不是终点,失败也不是终结,只有勇气才是永恒。 Never cease to outdo yourself. There are no limits to the suc……

  • 食品与健康Food and Health

    The food we eat seems to have profound effects on our health. 我们所吃的食物似乎对我们的健康有深远的影响。 Although science has made enormous steps in making food more fit to eat, it has, at the same ……

  • 英语小短文:画饼充饥Relieving hunger with a picture of cakes

    Once in the Three Kingdoms Period (220-280), the duke of the Wei. 三国时代魏国的皇帝曹睿,准备选拔一个有才能的人到朝廷来做官。 Cao Rui, planed to select a very capable man to work for him. He said to ……

  • 诗人的名字The name of a poet

    Our teacher was telling us about a new system of memory training being used in some schools today. It works like this,she said. Suppose you wanted to remember the name of a poet-Robert Burns,for ins……

  • 哲理小短文:橡树和柳树An oak and a willow

    There was an argument between an oak and a willow, upon the subject of strength, constancy, and patience, and which of the two should be loved by man. The oak criticized the willow that it was weak an……

  • 放松方式之抛掉红字:Shed Your Scarlet Letter

    Letting go of an old regret or shameful memory is often difficult but always liberating. 让往日的遗憾或耻辱的记忆随风而去常常是很困难的, 然而,它却总会让人如释重负。 What would help you heal? How can ……

  • 曙光照耀The Morning Sun Shine

    Let the morning sun SHINE on you. bright natural light early in the day enhances your bodys internal rhythms and helps you sleep better at night. 让清晨的阳光照耀着你!明亮自然的曙光能改善你体内的生物……

  • 薰衣草催眠曲Lavender lullaby

    Its easy and relaxing to make and use bath salts at home 在家里制作并使用浴盐很容易也让人非常放松 1/3 cup baking soda 1/3 cup Epsom salts 1/3 cup sea salt 10 drops lavender essential oil 1/3 杯发酵粉 ……

  • 英语小短文:臆想Make believe

    Write your own HOROSCOPE. 写出你诞生时的星座。 Some mornings dont you just wish the over generalized newspaper horoscopes were right? Make believe. Grab the brass ring and do what you have wanted to d……

  • 受惩罚的马Punishing the horse

    宋国有一游历者的坐骑不肯前进,他就将它赶进河里,再翻身上马继续上路,可马仍然不肯听命,他又用同样的方法对马实施惩罚。 Since his horse refused to go forward, a traveler in the state of Song drove it int……

  • 励志英语小短文:执着Persistence

    励志 英语小短文 导读:Chairman Mao has ever said. The amelioration of the situation and the acquisition of advantage come frequently from the efforts of further persistence. 毛主席说形势的变化和有利地……

  • 英语小短文:普通话和方言Mandarin Chinese and dialects

    China has a vast land and a large population. 中国土地广阔,人口众多。 Even though the Chinese language is spoken all over the country, people in different areas speak it in different ways, which are ……