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    • prep.
      关于; 大约; 在…周围
    • adv.
      大约; 在附近; 在四周; 几乎

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    She is always worrying about little things.

    她老是为小事烦恼.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    I shall have to read up on this subject if I am to give a talk about it.

    如果我准备做一次关于这课题的讲座,我就必须把它彻底研究一番.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    They spread a lot of tacky gossip about his love life.

    关于他的爱情生活,他们散播了许多不堪的闲言闲语.

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    She is very virulent about her former employer.

    她对她过去的老板恨之入骨.

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    He answered that he knew nothing about it.

    他回答说关于此事他一无所知.

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    The pilot inquired about the weather condition.

    这飞行员查问天气情况.

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    Despite her scruffy clothes, there was an air of sophistication about her.

    尽管她衣衫褴褛, 但神态老练世故.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    He bitched about the service, then bitched about the bill.

    他埋怨服务不周到, 后来又埋怨要钱太多.

    ——《现代英汉综合大词典》

    The girl twined her arms about her mother's neck.

    女孩搂住母亲的脖子.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    Most cows run dry in about 10 months.

    大多数乳牛约10个月后就不再有奶了.

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    He wandered about naked and hungry.

    他衣不蔽体,食不果腹,在大街上徘徊.

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    They all laughed about the joke.

    这个笑话把他们全逗笑了.

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    You'd better be silent about what happened.

    对于所发生之事你最好只字不提.

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    She never boasts about her talent.

    她从不夸耀自己的才华.

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    You needn't create about it.

    你不必为它大惊小怪.

    ——《现代英汉综合大词典》

    Who arranged about buying the tickets?

    谁安排买票的事?

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    He fumbled about in his pockets for the ticket.

    他(瞎)摸着衣兜找票.

    ——《现代英汉综合大词典》

    Stop fussing about; the bus will arrive on time.

    别慌, 公共汽车会准时到达.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    The manager thought he was a reliable person and told him all about the new plan.

    经理认为他是一个可靠的人,并把关于新计划的全部内容都告诉了他.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    The worker's concern about cuts in the welfare funding has not abated.

    工人们对削减福利基金的关心并没有减少.

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    To put It'simply, the new proposals mean that the average worker will be about 10 % better paid.

    简单地说, 新建议意味着一个普通工人的工资将增加10%.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    Don't mention the past. What we are talking about is the here and now.

    别提过去, 我们说的是现在.

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    The old friends met and fell to talking about their school days.

    老朋友一见面就开始谈论起他们的同窗生活.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    We never haggle about principles.

    我们绝不拿原则做交易.

    ——《现代英汉综合大词典》

    It's about time you gave over that kind of conduct.

    该停止做那种事了.

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    He is hypersensitive to what people say about him.

    他对别人谈论有关他的事过于敏感.

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    I suspect him to know everything about that.

    我猜想那件事他全都知道了.

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    Stop pulling him about like that; he's a child after all.

    别那样折腾他了, 他毕竟还是个孩子.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    Immediately after she offered the suggestion, a storm broke about her ears.

    她一提出那建议, 立刻就引起一场轩然大波.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    She talks about nothing but food and clothing, etc.

    她尽说吃啊穿啊的.

    ——《现代汉英综合大词典》

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    They are particular about the quality of toilet paper.

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    There's something about their delicate nature that appeals to me, says New Yorker cartoonist Roz Chast.

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    The least that can be concluded from this research is that companies need to think harder about managing teams.

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    Six months out, more people who had quit abruptly had stuck with it—more than one-fifth of them, compared to about one-seventh in the other group.

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    One had to quit abruptly on a given day, going from about a pack a day to zero.

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    Not everyone with a tendency to fantasise will develop HSAM, though, so Patihis suggests that something must have caused them to think so much about their past.

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    Leah reflects on a time she listened to the whispers: About the time my daughter was five years old, I started having a sense that ‘this isn't right.

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    It's not about that; it's about growth for me.

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    I could tell you everything about every day after that.

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    Either way, we have choices about how we respond to it when it comes.

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    Could he help explain her experiences?McGaugh invited her to his lab, and began to test her: he would give her a date and ask her to tell him about the world events on that day.

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    By studying about 700 adult smokers, she found out that her mom quit the right way—by stopping abruptly and completely.

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    Almost half of those surveyed said their companies were either in the middle of restructuring or about to embark on ( ' , 开始) it; and for the most part, restructuring meant putting more emphasis on teams.

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    Wild carrots probably evolved with the other flowering plants about 360 million years ago.

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    Whenever she called her parents or other relatives, she always had to think about the time difference so that she wouldn’t wake someone up or call when she knew they were at church.

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    We were beginning to be adventurous about food, but we were more interested in meeting people than in eating or drinking.

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    Soon however, Katherine found herself comparing herself with the people she was reading about on Facebook.

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    She loved learning about the success of people she knew when she was just a teenager.

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    Another thing Katherine loved about Facebook was that she didn’t have to think about time zones when updating family.

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    may be better at solving puzzlescan memorize things with more easemay have greater facility in abstract reasoningcan put what they have learnt into more effective usefind ways to slow down our mental declinefind ways to boost our memoriesunderstand the complex process of mental functioningunderstand the relation between physical and mental healthThe most important thing in the news last week was the rising discussion in Nashville about the educational needs of children.

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    Worry only about things that you can control.

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    What does the author say about pre-kindergarten education?It should cater to the needs of individual children.

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    What about supply? The three environmental trends—the shortage of fresh water, the loss of topsoil and the rising temperatures—are making it increasingly hard to expand the world's grain supply fast enough to keep up with demand.

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    We all have our own ideas about what would bring our parents happiness.

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    There is nothing new about the four objectives.

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    The results do not mean that young adults need to start worrying about their memories.

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    The nice thing about ancient philosophy as offered by the Greeks is that they tended to see life clear and whole, in a way that we tend not to see life today.

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    The concept has multiple forms, and scholars and policymakers argue about the shape, scope and cost of the ideal program.

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    The Greeks are always concerned about boxing themselves in, in terms of convictions ( ' , 信念 ), he says.

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    Stop worrying about what you can not controlAs we begin to examine our life, Soupios says, we come to Rule No.

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    So, Soupios explains, it is not worth it to waste our physical, intellectual and spiritual energy worrying about things that are beyond our control.

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    So what Epictetus would say is sitting at home worrying about that would be wrong and wasteful and irrational.

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    So take a step back, switch off the automatic pilot and actually stop and reflect about things like our priorities, our values, and our relationships.

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    Scholars and policymakers have different opinions about it.

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    Researchers from the University of Connecticut Health Center asked the residents a large number of questions about their quality of life, emotional well-being and social interaction, as well as about the quality of the facilities.

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    Michael Soupios suggests that we should stop and think carefully about our priorities in lifeAncient philosophers strongly advise that we do good.

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    If we humans aren't quite sure about a decision, we go and ask somebody else.

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    I am not talking about the quality of care, let me hastily add.

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    I am about to make things more complicated by suggesting that what kind of facility an older person lives in may matter less than we have assumed.

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    Long queues, delayed flights and over - crowding at airports have  become almost as much a topic for conversation in Britain as the traditional complaining about the weather.

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    I don’t know about perfecting but they want at least to be able to communicate decently.

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    How can they go about this? OK, Nathan, so we are talking about driving.

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    Why do some students give up when they encounter difficulty, whereas others who are no more skilled continue to strive and learn? One answer, I soon discovered, lay in people's beliefs about why they had failed.

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    What makes a game game-like is that the player -108- actually cares about the outcome, Werbach says.

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    We then assessed their beliefs about other aspects of learning and looked to see what happened to their grades.

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    The students who held a fixed mind-set, however, were concerned about looking smart with less regard for learning.

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    The secret to eating less and being happy about it may have been cracked years ago—by McDonald's.

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    The principle is about understanding what is motivating to this group of players, which requires some understanding of psychology.

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    The author conducted an experiment to find out about the influence of students' mind-sets on math learning.

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    That approach will eliminate most cord-cutting concerns—but what about their wireless equivalent, jamming? With the right device tuned to the right frequency, what's to stop a thief from jamming your setup and blocking that alert signal from ever reaching the base station?Jamming concerns are nothing new, and they're not unique to security systems.

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    Students' belief about the cause of their failure explains their attitude toward setbacks.

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    So it isn't surprising that you'll find plenty of strong opinions about the potential vulnerabilities of popular home-security systems.

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    Recently I attended several meetings where we talked about ways to retain students and keep younger faculty members from going elsewhere.

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    People now care more about quality than quantity.

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    Informing students about the brain as a learning machine is a good strategy to enhance their motivation for learning.

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    If you have a sign in your yard declaring what setup you use, that'd point them in the right direction, though at that point, we're talking about a highly targeted, semi-sophisticated attack, and not the sort of forced-entry attack that makes up the majority of burglaries.

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    If we are designing for engineers, I'm not talking about a ‘game' at all, Cornetti says.

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    I'm talking about a ‘simulation(' 模 拟), I'm talking about ‘being able to solve this problem.

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    How do we transmit a growth mind-set to our children? One way is by telling stories about achievements that result from hard work.

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    Government legislation about models' weight.

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    Gamification is about understanding what it is that makes games engaging and what game designers do to create a great experience in games, and taking those learnings and applying them to other contexts such as the workplace and education, explains Kevin Werbach, a gamification expert who teaches at the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania in the United States.

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    Forty-eight of the students received instruction in study skills only, whereas the others attended a combination of study skills sessions and classes in which they learned about the growth mind-set and how to apply it to schoolwork.

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    For instance, talking about mathematical geniuses who were more or less born that way puts students in a fixed mind-set, but descriptions of great mathematicians who fell in love with math and developed amazing skills produce a growth mind-set.

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    But the word gamification and the widespread, conscious application of the concept only began in earnest about five years ago, Werbach says.

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    At the beginning of seventh grade, we assessed the students' mind-sets by asking them to agree or disagree with statements such as Your intelligence is something very basic about you that you can't really change.

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    As a person who writes about food and drink for a living, I couldn't tell you the first thing about Bill Perry or whether the beers he sells are that great.

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    And Record and Austin are worried not just about the models themselves, but about the vast number of girls and women their images influence.

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    The U.S. Postal Service announced today that it is considering closing about 3,700 post offices over the next year because of falling revenues.

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    Our topic today is about something that foreigners nearly always say when they visit Britain.

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    On Sunday, the castle’s owner John Gordon, 76, was forced to move out his property after the River Dee swept away about 60 feet of land, leaving the castle dangerously close to the river, according to the Scottish Daily Record.

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    It’s: why are the British so cold? And they’re talking about the British personality—the famous British reserve.

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    It produces about two million tons of salt that is shipped to more than 1,500 places in the northeastern United States.

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    He estimated that about 3,000 postmasters, 500 station managers and between 500 and 1,000 postal clerks couldlose their jobs.

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    Details about what led to the workers’ being trapped in the elevator weren’t immediately available.

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    What, then, are the effects of thinking about time in these different ways? Does one make us more productive? Better at the tasks at hand? Happier? In experiments conducted by Tamar Avnet and Anne-Laure Sellier, they had participants organize different activities—from project planning, holiday shopping, to yoga—by time or to-do list to measure how they performed under clock time vs task time.

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    What bothers me about the death of the wallet is the change it represents in our physical environment.

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    To find out the truth about an issue.

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    There's nothing mysterious about cooking the evening meal.

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    There have been half-hearted but well-publicized efforts by some food companies to reduce calories in their processed foods, but the Standard American Diet is still the polar opposite of the healthy, mostly plant-based diet that just about every expert says we should be eating.

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    The intimate nature of genuine criticism implies something about who is able to give it, namely, someone who knows you well enough to show you how your mental life is getting in the way of good writing.

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    Shouldn't preparing—and consuming—food be a source of comfort, pride, health, well-being, relaxation, sociability? Something that connects us to other humans? Why would we want to outsource ( ' , 外包 ) this basic task, especially when outsourcing it is so harmful? When I talk about cooking, I'm not talking about creating elaborate dinner parties or three-day science projects.

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    She cared about me, and my intellectual life, even when I didn't.

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    Russians, for example, began to wake up about a half-hour later each day after President Vladimir Putin shifted the country permanently to winter time starting on October 26.

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    It may make you feel uncertain about your own decisions.

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    Isn't this the same crowd that rails against processed junk and champions craft cooking? And isn't this the generation who say they're concerned about their health and the well-being of the planet? If these are truly the values of many young people, then their behavior doesn't match their beliefs.

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    I'm talking about simple, easy, everyday meals.

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    Everything about the look and feel of a wallet—the way the fastenings and materials wear and tear and loosen with age, the plastic and paper and gold and silver, and handwritten phone numbers and printed cinema tickets—is the very opposite of what our world is becoming.

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    Could you reproduce Silicon Valley elsewhere, or is there something unique about it?It wouldn't be surprising if it were hard to reproduce in other countries, because you couldn't reproduce it in most of the US either.

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    Cooking real food is the best defense—not to mention that any meal you're likely to eat at home contains about 200 fewer calories than one you would eat in a restaurant.

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    But, in the years that followed, her sustained tutoring suggested that Kafka might be wrong about the solitude.

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    But what I learned, and what stuck with me through my time teaching writing at Harvard, was a deeper lesson about the nature of creative criticism.

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    But perhaps I missed something important in my mother's lessons about creativity and perfection.

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    At the time, I am sure she thought she was teaching me about mechanics, transitions ( ' , 过渡 ), structure, style and voice.

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    Adults tend to talk about learning as if it were medicine: unpleasant, but necessary and good for you.

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    Abundant information about cooking is available either online or on TV.

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    A look at what goes on in most classrooms these days makes it abundantly clear that when people think about education, they are not thinking about what it feels like to be a child, or what makes childhood an important and valuable stage of life in its own right.

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    My mother's criticism had shown me that Kafka is right about the cold abyss, and when you make the introspective ( ' , 内省的 ) descent that writing requires you are not always pleased by what you find.

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    Today, there is a serious question about this issue: Should there be a minimum age limit for executing criminals? In other words, is it right for convicted murderers who kill when they are minors—that is under the age of 18—to receive the death penalty?.

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    They asked, Was it as good as American beef? It was very exciting for me to be on Japanese TV, speaking in Japanese about how delicious the beef was.

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    The blasthit a bus about to set off for the Ugandan capital Kampala.

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    While rich parents are more concerned with their children's psychological well-being, poor parents are more worried about their children's safety.

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    Wealthy parents are concerned about their children's mental health and busy schedules.

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    They are more worried about their children being depressed or anxious.

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    They are more likely to grow up in neighborhoods that their parents say aren't great for raising children, and their parents worry about them getting shot, beaten up or in trouble with the law.

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    These math circles cost nothing, or they're very cheap for students to get involved in, but you have to know about them, said Rusczyk.

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    There are usually two parents, who spend a lot of time reading to children and worrying about their anxiety levels and hectic schedules.

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    The state officials are confident about the outsourcing plan.

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    The advent of new technologies has added about 4.

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    Teachers in low-income urban and rural areas with no history of participating in math competitions may not know about advanced-math opportunities like MathCounts—and those who do may not have support or feel trained to lead them.

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    Only about 50 students are invited based on their performance on written tests and at the USA Math Olympiad.

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    Most American parents say they are not concerned about their children's grades as long as they work hard.

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    For example, one of the most popular data sets on multidisciplinary repository Dryad is about wood density around the world; it has been downloaded 5,700 times.

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    Another influential feeder for advanced-math students is an online school called Art of Problem Solving, which began about 13 years ago and now has 15,000 users.

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    And we don't know about the long-term consequences.

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    About 80% of our company's year-over-year declines in comparable sales can be attributed to shortfalls ( ' , 短缺) in cold-weather goods, said chief executive Terry Lundgren in a press release.

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    About 250 students so far have gone through the program, which receives funding from the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation.

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    About 100,000 students around the country participate in the program's competition series, which culminates in a national game-show-style contest held each May.

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    You will hear more and more about migration between countries and between rural areas and cities.

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    With us to talk about the findings in this study is Washington Post columnist Kevin Blackistone.

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    Well, my current research is really about consumer behaviour.

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    Retailers make the most money this time of a year, about 20 to 30 percent of annual revenue.

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    John, tell us about the first survey.

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    In fact, you may have heard about the new superbugs, which are antibiotic-resistant bacteria that have developed as a result of overprescribed antibiotics.

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    I think about some of the students who took advantages of their opportunities in a university.

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    I remember talking with a young lawyer who was about to begin her first jury trial.

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    Hello, today I’m going to talk about poverty.

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    About 183.8 million people will shop on Cyber Monday, the first Monday after Thanksgiving.

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    About 136 million people will shop during the Thanksgiving Holiday weekend.

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    What can be done about mass unemployment? All the wise heads agree: there're no quick or easy answers.

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    Today's teenagers admire their parents and welcome parental guidance about important matters such as career choice—though certainly not Mom and Dad's advice on matters of personal taste, such as music or fashion.

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    This is really about trying to cut through the confusion that consumers have when they are buying a product and that businesses have when they are selling a product, said Jon Leibowitz, chairman of the commission.

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    They have doubt about current green certification.

    出自-2016年6月阅读原文

    The average Norwegian is better off than the average US citizen, but contributes about half as much to climate change.

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    Some young people like to keep something to themselves and don't want their parents to know about it.

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    Perhaps there is less to fight about, with the country in a period of tranquility and the dangers of drug abuse and other unwholesome behavior well known.

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    One prevalent quality we have found in teens' statements about themselves, their friends and their families is a strikingly positive emotional tone.

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    One of the pioneers of a radical new way of thinking about the kitchen was Catharine Esther Beecher, sister of Harriet Beecher Stowe.

    出自-2016年6月阅读原文

    Many contemporary ideas about kitchen design can be traced back to another American, Christine Frederick, who set about enhancing the efficiency of the housewife.

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    Magna, an advertising agency, reckons it will be worth about $138 million this year.

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    It's not just about education, but about poverty and justice.

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    It had, apparently, been fished out of existence; and the once mighty Newfoundland fleet now gropes about frantically for crab on the sea floor.

    出自-2016年6月阅读原文

    Interviews with students find many of them are only concerned about personal matters.

    出自-2016年6月阅读原文

    I've been looking at what self-proclaimed experts were saying about unemployment during the Great Depression; it was almost identical to what Very Serious People are saying now.

    出自-2016年6月阅读原文

    For almost five centuries a very large supply of cod ( ' , 鳕 鱼) provided abundant raw material for an industry which at its peak employed about 40,000 people, sustaining entire communities in Newfoundland.

    出自-2016年6月阅读原文

    Enrollees would have to pay more money for many services out of their own pockets, and that would encourage them to think twice about whether an expensive or redundant test was worth it.

    出自-2016年6月阅读原文

    But missing from all these data is the sense that today's young care very much about their country, about the broader civic and political environment, or about the future of their society.

    出自-2016年6月阅读原文

    And that, fundamentally, is why claims that we face huge structural problems have been multiplying: they offer a reason to do nothing about the mass unemployment that is crippling our economy and our society.

    出自-2016年6月阅读原文

    Americans are deeply concerned about the relentless rise in health care costs and health insurance premiums.

    出自-2016年6月阅读原文

    About once a week, I have a client that will bring up a new certification I've never even heard of and I'm in this industry, said Kevin Wilhelm, chief executive officer of Sustainable Business Consulting.

    出自-2016年6月阅读原文

    You know, one of the first things I like to tell people when they ask me about the supplements, is that a lot of them are promoted as a cure for your memory, but your memory doesn’t need a cure.

    出自-2016年6月听力原文

    Now, a new study that began with about 1,000 children in New Zealand has tracked how a child’s low self-control can predict poor health, money troubles and even a criminal record in their adult years.

    出自-2016年6月听力原文

    Earlier this year, British explorer  Hadow and his team trekked for three months across the frozen Arctic Ocean, taking measurements and recording observations about the ice.

    出自-2016年6月听力原文

    it is unfair to those climate-vulnerable nationsit aims to keep temperature rise below 2 ℃ onlyit is beneficial to only fewer than 4% of countriesit burdens developed countries with the sole responsibilityThey needn't worry about the food and water they consume.

    出自-2016年12月阅读原文

    We have to understand and think about the implications, and balance these great innovations with the potential downsides they naturally carry with them.

    出自-2016年12月阅读原文

    This might not be right, but school-leavers who fail to acknowledge as much risk making the wrong decision about going to university.

    出自-2016年12月阅读原文

    There's a lot for students to complain about: the repayment threshold for paying back loans will be frozen for five years, meaning that lower-paid graduates have to start repaying their loans; and maintenance grants have been replaced by loans, meaning that students from poorer backgrounds face higher debt than those with wealthier parents.

    出自-2016年12月阅读原文

    Their number climbs to about 40 in the warmer summer months.

    出自-2016年12月阅读原文

    The 83% of American employees who are stressed about their jobs – up from 73% just a year before – say that poor compensation and an unreasonable workload are their number-one sources of stress.

    出自-2016年12月阅读原文

    So much of what CES has been about is the cool.

    出自-2016年12月阅读原文

    Secretary Anthony Foxx, to talk about smart cities, and Federal Aviation Administration Administrator Michael Huerta, to talk about drones.

    出自-2016年12月阅读原文

    Part of the work-life issue has to talk about uncertainty about the future.

    出自-2016年12月阅读原文

    Many consumers wonder about the necessity of having their fitness monitored.

    出自-2016年12月阅读原文

    It's a dramatic endorsement for a technology most people think about only when their smartphone goes dark.

    出自-2016年12月阅读原文

    It is natural for students to make complaints about university education.

    出自-2016年12月阅读原文

    It is about the flashiness and the gadgets, said John Curran, managing director of research at Accenture.

    出自-2016年12月阅读原文

    In a study published last year, psychologists coined the term workplace telepressure to describe an employee's urge to immediately respond to emails and engage in obsessive thoughts about returning an email to one's boss, colleagues or clients.

    出自-2016年12月阅读原文

    Having already enabled a communications revolution, the battery is now poised to transform just about everything else.

    出自-2016年12月阅读原文

    Even among people who have bought connected devices of some kind, 37 percent said that they are going to be more cautious about using these devices and services in the future.

    出自-2016年12月阅读原文

    Consumers are becoming increasingly bored with what companies have to offer: A survey of 28,000 consumers in 28 countries released by Accenture found consumers are not as excited about technology as they once were.

    出自-2016年12月阅读原文

    Consumers are often hesitant to try smart-home devices because they are worried about compatibility problems.

    出自-2016年12月阅读原文

    Consumers are becoming more worried about giving personal information to tech companies to get customized products and services.

    出自-2016年12月阅读原文

    Companies are pushing it hard but make it almost overwhelming even to dip a toe in the water for the average consumer, because there are so many compatibility issues to think about.

    出自-2016年12月阅读原文

    Chinese officials say the expansion in Antarctica prioritises scientific research, but they also acknowledge that concerns about resource security influence their moves.

    出自-2016年12月阅读原文

    Carli says that one of the most significant things about his study is that it provides new early-warning signs for parents, teachers and mental health-care providers.

    出自-2016年12月阅读原文

    But US researchers quietly complain about budget restraints and having far fewer icebreakers than Russia, limiting the reach of the United States in Antarctica.

    出自-2016年12月阅读原文

    Assumptions about genetic differences between people of different races could be particularly dangerous in a medical setting.

    出自-2016年12月阅读原文

    And when it comes to the hyper-connected super-smart world that technology firms are painting for us, it seems that consumers are growing more uneasy about handing over the massive amounts of consumer data needed to provide the personalized, customized solutions that companies need to improve their services.

    出自-2016年12月阅读原文

    American scientists complain about lack of sufficient money and equipment for their expansion in Antarctica.

    出自-2016年12月阅读原文

    According to the survey, that lack of enthusiasm could stem from concerns about privacy and security.

    出自-2016年12月阅读原文

    About 58% of the students demonstrated none or few of the risk behaviors.

    出自-2016年12月阅读原文

    83% of workers say they're stressed about their jobs, nearly 50% say work-related stress is interfering with their sleep, and 60% use their smartphones to check in with work outside of normal working hours.

    出自-2016年12月阅读原文

    When I teach in classroom, we often end up talking about things like success and what leads to success.

    出自-2016年12月听力原文

    We hope you enjoy the series about how you can make a difference by becoming a social worker.

    出自-2016年12月听力原文

    Today, I’d like to talk about what happens when celebrity role models get behind healthyhabits, but at the same time promote junk food.

    出自-2016年12月听力原文

    Today we are going to be talking about becoming a social worker.

    出自-2016年12月听力原文

    Throughout these series, you will learn more about the profession, the necessary steps to get a social work degree, the rich history of social work and many ways that social workers help others.

    出自-2016年12月听力原文

    Stacy is going to walk you through the step-by-step process of becoming a social worker and Mill will tell you about the range of options you have once you get your social work degree, as well as the high standards of responsibility the social workers must adhere to.

    出自-2016年12月听力原文

    Now what’s interesting about the theory is what do you have if you only have one out of three or two out of three? What do you have and how is it different if you have a different two out of three? What’s interesting about this kind of theorizing is it gives rise to many different combinations that can be quite interesting when you break them down and start to look at them carefully.

    出自-2016年12月听力原文

    No one should have to live with what a Texas mother described as constant stress, tension, even fear about money.

    出自-2016年12月听力原文

    Next, we are going to talk about choosing social work.

    出自-2016年12月听力原文

    I’m going to define what love is, but then most of the experiments I’m going to talk about are really focused more on attraction than love.

    出自-2016年12月听力原文

    However, they also deserve a home of their own, a secure retirement and freedom from worrying about unpaid bills.

    出自-2016年12月听力原文

    At worst, they’ll think the messages about soda are the same as the messages about water.

    出自-2016年12月听力原文

    What Nijay didn't realize about his school—Tennessee State University — was its frighteningly low graduation rate: a mere 29 percent for its first-generation students.

    出自-2015年12月阅读原文

    We worry most about now because if we don't survive for the next minute, we're not going to be around in ten years' time, says Professor Elke Weber of the Centre for Research on Environmental Decisions at Columbia University in New York.

    出自-2015年12月阅读原文

    We break our promise not to fly after hearing about a neighbour's trip to India.

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    Train students to think about global issues.

    出自-2015年12月阅读原文

    They asked both groups to generate questions about important issues needed to create recovery plans.

    出自-2015年12月阅读原文

    They are curious about specific features.

    出自-2015年12月阅读原文

    They are concerned about social issues.

    出自-2015年12月阅读原文

    A cup of coffee costs about three dollars and fifty cents, but the fun is free.

    2015年高考英语上海卷 听力 原文

    A listener in China, Wang ming, who is about to get an engineering degree, wants to know how American college graduates find jobs.

    2016年高考英语全国卷1 听力 原文

    A new commodity brings about a highly profitable, fast-growing industry, urging antitrust反垄断regulators to step in to check those who control its flow.

    2017年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    A safe number of interviews to conduct is about six to ten.

    2017年高考英语浙江卷(6月) 阅读理解 七选五 原文

    About 100 of these stayed rich men for the rest of their lives.

    2018年高考英语全国卷3 阅读理解 阅读B 原文

    About thirty percent of the world's exports of tea makes its way to London.

    2015年高考英语全国卷1 听力 原文

    According to Anderson, before 1970, Americans had little idea about environmental problems.

    2014年高考英语全国卷2 阅读理解 阅读B 题设

    According to the world bank, China accounts for about 30 percent of total global fertilizer consumption.

    2018年高考英语全国卷2 语法填空 原文

    After spotting a wallet on the front seat inside a parked car with its window down, he stood guard in the rain for about two hours waiting for the owner to return.

    2018年高考英语北京卷 完形填空 原文

    Americans eat only about fifteen pounds of fish per person per year, but we eat twice as much fish in restaurants as at home.

    2016年高考英语全国卷3 阅读理解 七选五 原文

    An argument about different methods of moving blocks to the pyramid site.

    2015年高考英语四川卷 阅读理解 阅读E 选项

    An express train was due to go past about thirty minutes later.

    2016年高考英语浙江卷(10月) 阅读理解 阅读A 原文

    An important negative effect of gossip is that it can hurt the person being talked about.

    2016年高考英语浙江卷(6月) 阅读理解 阅读A 原文

    And how about some more onions too?

    2017年高考英语浙江卷(11月) 听力 原文

    And I went into a speech about how hard I worked and the gains I was making.

    2016年高考英语江苏卷 完形填空 原文

    And if you have your lecture notes or the article in hand, you and the professor will be able to examine specific points that are confusing to you, rather than just talking in a general way about the contents.

    2015年高考英语浙江卷 阅读理解 主旨概括 原文

    And if you're upset about that, then what's the point?

    2015年高考英语湖北卷 听力 原文

    And there is nothing mysterious about the mighty forces.

    2015年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    And we'll pour about 30 percent more liquid into a short, wide glass than a tall, skinny glass.

    2015年高考英语全国卷2 阅读理解 阅读B 原文

    Anxiously I went to bed dreaming about what I would find at the top of this magical mountain.

    2018年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读表达 原文

    Are you excited about your trip?

    2016年高考英语浙江卷(10月) 听力 原文

    Art students making a good living with these statistics/data/analyses in mind, art students need not worry about their career and have an alternative plan.

    2018年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 填空题 原文

    As children, we thought very little about these educational wonders.

    2015年高考英语福建卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文

    As I sat in my own personal heaven, I started thinking about having more.

    2015年高考英语四川卷 阅读表达 原文

    As shown here, Lainey can become excited about reading when presented with literature on topics that interest her, and when the people around her model involvement in the reading process.

    2016年高考英语四川卷 完形填空 原文

    Ask about today's activities at the great hall information desk.

    2018年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读A 原文

    At first Robert wouldn't let his daughter go diving, but eventually he gave in as she was so confidence about her skills.

    2018年高考英语天津卷 单项填空 原文

    At my high school, there were about only four active club and organizations that students could be a part of.

    2016年高考英语浙江卷(6月) 阅读理解 七选五 原文

    At present, the world has about 6800 languages.

    2018年高考英语全国卷I 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    At space camp, trainees can earn their space exploration badge as they build and fire model rockets, learn about space tasks and try simulated (模拟) flying to space with the crew from all over the world.

    2018年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文

    At the Beijing Olympic she swept away any doubts about her ability to perform consistently by becoming the first Jamaican woman ever to win the 100 metres Olympic gold.

    2016年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    Babies need a lot of rest: most of them sleep about 18 hours a day! adults need about eight hours.

    2017年高考英语浙江卷(6月) 阅读理解 阅读B 原文

    Because it was getting dark,and she didn't want her mother to worry about her.

    2018年高考英语天津卷 答案 答案

    Being a good neighbor is more or less about considerate behavior.

    2018年高考英语浙江卷 阅读理解 七选五 原文

    Between the ages of about 12 and 50, women produce hormones that are involved in fertility (生育能力).

    2016年高考英语四川卷 阅读理解 七选五 原文

    Body language can give away a lot about your mood, so standing with your arms folded can send out a signal that you are being defensive.

    2015年高考英语浙江卷 单项填空 原文

    But good news is that there're really only three kinds of decisions you need to make about color in your home: the small ones, the medium ones, and the large ones.

    2018年高考英语全国卷I 阅读理解 七选五 原文

    But he did not know about brushes before a visitor told him he needed one.

    2017年高考英语浙江卷(6月) 阅读理解 阅读A 原文

    But I could not help thinking about that silly poem.

    2016年高考英语上海卷 阅读理解 阅读A 原文

    But Lehanne's psychology café is about more than knowing oneself: It's trying to help the city's troubled neighborhood cafes.

    2015年高考英语全国卷1 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    But station residents have to be careful about staying in one place too long.

    2015年高考英语湖北卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    But such Ninos come with months of warning, and so much is known about how they happen that governments can prepare.

    2016年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    But the most important information I want to give you now is about safety.

    2017年高考英语全国卷2 听力 原文

    But the only thing that wasn't very fun about it was that he could catch many fish while I couldn't catch anything.

    2015年高考英语广东卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文

    But what about large, heavy structures like the Tremont hotel, which was a six-story brick building?

    2015年高考英语湖南卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文

    But, Kate, I still think old age should be about peace and relaxation.

    2019年高考英语全国卷I 听力 原文

    Chimps seldom care about others' interests.

    2016年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读B 选项

    China today attracts a worldwide readership, which shows that more and more people all over the world want to learn about China.

    2015年高考英语福建卷 单项填空 原文

    Collection consists of masterworks in sculpture, colored glass, and precious objects from Europe dating from about the 9th to the 15th century.

    2018年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读A 原文

    Competent adults know more about love than work.

    2016年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读C 选项

    Competition is fierce and the chief prize is a complete stilton cheese weighing about four kilos (disappointingly, but understandably the cheeses used in the race are wooden ones).

    2015年高考英语福建卷 阅读理解 阅读A 原文

    Dad sat me down and said, "Alice, I know it's hard, but it's all about persistence (坚持不懈)."

    2017年高考英语天津卷 阅读表达 原文

    Dario's mother asked the building superintendent (管理员) if he knew anything about it.

    2015年高考英语北京卷 完形填空 原文

    Daydreaming means people think about something pleasant, especially when this makes them forget what they should be doing.

    2015年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 单项填空 原文

    Dreaming about whether you would want to read minds, see through walls, or have superhuman strength may sound silly, but it actually gets to the heart of what really matters in your life.

    2016年高考英语四川卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文

    During the first week, do not think about distance, but run five minutes longer each day.

    2015年高考英语全国卷2 阅读理解 七选五 原文

    During these waits, the brain slips away from the body and wanders about until the water runs over the edge of the counter and onto your socks.

    2017年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    Each time the bowl of rice is pushed over the table edge, it falls in the ground---and, in the process, it belongs out important evidence about how physical objects interact: bowls of rice do not flood in mid-air, but require support to remain stable.

    2016年高考英语浙江卷(6月) 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    Earth Day, marked on 22 April, is an annual event aiming to raise public awareness about environmental protection.

    2019年高考英语北京卷 语法填空 原文

    Ehlers thought about the small dog he had seen trembling alongside the road.

    2019年高考英语全国卷2 完形填空 原文

    E-mails are then sent to the bookcrossing to keep them updated about where their books have been found.

    2016年高考英语全国卷2 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    Enjoy yourselves while learning about web design and make new friends in the club.

    2015年高考英语湖南卷 听力 原文

    Europe has only around 200 languages; the Americas about 1000; Africa 2400; and asia and the pacific perhaps 3200, of which papua new guinea alone accounts for well over 800.

    2018年高考英语全国卷I 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    Even as late as 1870 when their numbers had already become smaller, a flock believed to be 1 mile wide and 320 miles about 515 kilometers long was seen near cincinnati.

    2014年高考英语全国卷1 阅读理解 阅读B 原文

    Even if I weren't excited enough about free credits, news about our instructor was appealing enough to me.

    2018年高考英语全国卷I 完形填空 原文

    Even more worryingly, the fascination with the Internet by people in rich countries has moved the international community to worry about the "digital divide" between the rich countries and the poor countries.

    2019年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    Every college discussion about community values, social climate and behavior should include recognition of the developmental importance of student autonomy and self-regulation, of the necessary tension between safety and self-discovery.

    2016年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    Every year about 40, 000 people attempt to climb kilimanjaro, the highest mountain in Africa.

    2019年高考英语全国卷I 完形填空 原文

    Everything they know about you came through this device, sometimes from hundreds of miles away.

    2016年高考英语全国卷2 完形填空 原文

    Find out more about joining a GDA programme.

    2019年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 阅读A 原文

    Five years ago, when I taught art at a school in seattle, I used tinkertoys as a test at the beginning of a term to find out something about my students.

    2016年高考英语全国卷2 阅读理解 阅读B 原文

    For Dutch people, Hilversum is all about textile and media industries, and modern architecture.

    2015年高考英语湖北卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    For example, on Christmas morning, children are excited about playing with their new toys.

    2014年高考英语全国卷1 完形填空 原文

    For example, Russian, French, and Spanish persons may use silence to show agreement between parties about the topic under discussion.

    2016年高考英语全国卷1 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    For hill, it is impossible not to talk about China as the leading player when discussing fashion.

    2019年高考英语全国卷3 阅读理解 阅读B 原文

    For more information about buying senior/disabled farecards, farecard or smartrip cards and passes, please visit metroopendoors.com.

    2014年高考英语全国卷2 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    For the first time, I feel good about myself because I'm doing something, not because someone told me I was doing good.

    2016年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 阅读A 原文

    From the experience, I learned a lot about how the attitude of the leader can affect the members of a team.

    2018年高考英语天津卷 完形填空 原文

    Get smart about the people who you spend your time with.

    2016年高考英语浙江卷(6月) 阅读理解 七选五 原文

    Go straight ahead and walk about three blocks.

    2017年高考英语全国卷1 听力 原文

    Gossip also can have a third effect: It strengthens unwritten, unspoken rules about how people should act.

    2016年高考英语浙江卷(6月) 阅读理解 阅读A 原文

    Hannah began to speak out about the homelessness in manitoba and then in other provinces.

    2017年高考英语北京卷 完形填空 原文

    Hannah started to think about how she could help, but, of course, there is not a lot one five-year-old can do to solve the problem of homelessness.

    2017年高考英语北京卷 完形填空 原文

    Having created nine such ice reserves, norphel calculates that he has stored about 200, 000m3 of water.

    2017年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    Having interesting things to think about also helps.

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    He also won praise from social media users after Mr.Anderson posted about the act of kindness on Facebook.

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  • 英英释义

    Adjective

    • 1. on the move;

      "up and about"

      "the whole town was astir over the incident"

    Adverb

    • 1. (of quantities) imprecise but fairly close to correct;

      "lasted approximately an hour"

      "in just about a minute"

      "he's about 30 years old"

      "I've had about all I can stand"

      "we meet about once a month"

      "some forty people came"

      "weighs around a hundred pounds"

      "roughly $3,000"

      "holds 3 gallons, more or less"

      "20 or so people were at the party"

    • 2. all around or on all sides;

      "dirty clothes lying around (or about)"

      "let's look about for help"

      "There were trees growing all around"

      "she looked around her"

    • 3. in the area or vicinity;

      "a few spectators standing about"

      "hanging around"

      "waited around for the next flight"

    • 4. to or among many different places or in no particular direction;

      "wandering about with no place to go"

      "people were rushing about"

      "news gets around (or about)"

      "traveled around in Asia"

      "he needs advice from someone who's been around"

      "she sleeps around"

    • 5. in or to a reversed position or direction;

      "about face"

      "brought the ship about"

      "suddenly she turned around"

    • 6. in rotation or succession;

      "turn about is fair play"

    • 7. (of actions or states) slightly short of or not quite accomplished; `near' is sometimes used informally for `nearly' and `most' is sometimes used informally for `almost';

      "the job is (just) about done"

      "the baby was almost asleep when the alarm sounded"

      "we're almost finished"

      "the car all but ran her down"

      "he nearly fainted"

      "talked for nigh onto 2 hours"

      "the recording is well-nigh perfect"

      "virtually all the parties signed the contract"

      "I was near exhausted by the run"

      "most everyone agrees"

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  • 词组搭配

    about to do something

    intending to do something or close to doing something very soon

    想要,就要(做某事)

    the ceremony was about to begin.

    仪式就要开始了。

    be not about to do something

    be unwilling to do something

    不愿意(做某事)

    he is not about to step down after so long.

    这么久了他还不想下台。

    be on about how about just about

    he is not about to step down after so long.

    这么久了他还不想下台。

    know what one is about what about

    (informal)be aware of the implications of one's actions or of a situation, and of how best to deal with them

    (非正式)明白,知道,心中有数

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  • 同义词辨析

    about, around, round

    这些词均有"在周围,在附近"之意。

    • about:既可表静态,也可表动态。
    • around:主要用于美国,静态或动态均可。
    • round:主要用于英国,多半指动态。
    almost, nearly, about, approximately, around, roughly

    这些副词均有"大约,差不多"之意。

    • almost:指在程度上相差很小,差不多。
    • nearly与almost含义基本相同,侧重指数量、时间或空间上的接近。
    • about:常可分almost和nearly换用,但about用于表示时间、数量的"大约"时,实际数量可能多也可能少。
    • approximately:多用于书面语,指精确度接近某个标准以致误差可忽略不计。
    • around:多用于非正式场合,常见于美国英语。
    • roughly:指按精略估计,常代替about。
  • 同义词

    prep.关于

    concerningupon

    prep.大约;几乎

    virtuallyapproximatelynearlypracticallyalmost

    prep.在四周

    around

    adj.即将的;打算

    oftotheonpointready

    其他释义

    onoverapproximatelyconcerningofthepointnearlyalmostuponaround

  • 行业词典

    • 计算机

      关于,大约,附近   

  • 常用俚语

    • fuck about
      瞎摆弄,胡来,瞎混,闲荡

      Don't fuck about with important documents!

      别把重要文件弄乱了!

      He's been just fucking around today.

      他今天一直在四处晃悠。

    • nothing to write home about
      微不足道,引不起兴趣,不令人兴奋,不十分好

      I got a little bit of a raise this year,but it was nothing to write home about.

      今年我得到一点提升,但并不值得一提。

      His pitch was nothing to write home about.

      他的情况不十分好。

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