Apoor kid in the America that Ronald Reagan extolled(赞美) could end up a movie star, a millionaire, president of the United States--or, in his case, all three. That storybook life turned its last page on June 11, 2004 with a funeral fit for a king.
Traffice congestion^3 is a prominent^4 problem as the number of private cars is soaring^5 by more than 1,000 each day in Beijing. In 2003, Beijing recorded about 2000 tragic jams. Traffic management officials complained that “rush hour^6“ now occupies 12 hours of the day. The city
If the Hollywood image of “Casablanca“ is important to you, prepare for a shock from Casablanca. The city is further away from Oriental romanticism than any other in Morocco^2. and Casablanca is a modem city--and beaufiful in its own respect.
New Zealand‘s awesome^1 landscapes, lush^2 forests, amazing wildlife, and pleasant climate make it a haven^3 for many outdoor activities and a great place to unwind^4. New Zealand society is diverse^5, sophisticated^6, and multicultural^7, and the honesty,
Nowadays English has become an absolute must for a college graduate in China if he or she wants to be a white collar, golden collar, or a collar of any color. Minions of Chinese have been undergoing mental trials^1 in learning English or looking for a certificate of English education. But the more English we learn the more we feel English is a crazy language. How so? The reasons are many.
In the 1880s, cycling took another leap^1 forward with the development of the chain-and-gearing system. With that, bikes evolved2 from the awkward penny farthing^3 style to the sleek^4 shape so familiar today. Since then, the cycling road‘s evolution^5 has been a steady climb as athletes and engineers experiment with anything that might shave a few seconds off^6 their times.
Chinese is a “tonal“ language with four different “tones“. In standard Chinese the words “soup“, “sugar“, “recline“, and “burn“ are all pronounced as “tang“. The first tone could be represented as a straight line, like this: - which is a high, flat sound. The second tone could