雅思考试IELTS),外文名International English Language Testing System,由剑桥大学考试委员会外语考试部、英国文明协会及IDP教育集团一起办理,是一种针英语才能,为打算到运用英语的国家学习、作业或久居的人们设置的英语水平考试。

Key signs of adulthood are no longer relying on mum and dad for financial decisions, being able to cook an evening meal from scratch and owning a lawn mower according to the Skipton Building Society.
the approaches, a book that would surely make Americas founders, Founding Fathers proud, maybe laugh a little bit too.The author of Gadget Nation explains why the freedom to go after your dreams can lead to some pretty whacky inventions.
It’s a sunny afternoon in the Mediterranean city of Valencia, Spain. Friendly Spaniards smile and wave as you stroll by. Suddenly, a rich, delicious smell fills your nostrils. Up ahead, an excited group of locals is standing around a large, round pan of food that’s cooking over a fire. Paella--the word rolls off your tongue as your mouth starts to water.
He next unclosed the faggot, and took the sticks separately, one by one, and again put them into their hands, on which they broke them easily.
As people live longer, finding ways of halting the decline in mental agility is becoming increasingly important, said Professor Ian Robertson, director of the Institute of Neuroscience at Trinity College Dublin.
Albert Einstein, who was awarded the Nobel Prize for physics in 1921, was honored not for his famous theory of relativity published sixteen years earlier, but for his lesser-known work on the photoelectric effect.
Never did music more sink into and soothe and fill me --never so prove its soul--rousing power, its impossibility of statement. Especially in the rendering of one of Beethovens master septets... was I carried away, seeing, absorbing many wonders.
Lion was awakened from sleep by a Mouse running over his face. Rising up in anger, he caught him and was about to kill him, when the Mouse piteously entreated, saying: If you would only spare my life, I would be sure to repay your kindness. The Lion laughed and let him go.
The average cost of rehabilitate one seal after the Valdez oil spill in Alaska was $80,000. At a special ceremony, two of the most expensively-saved animals were released into the wild amid cheers and applause from onlookers. A minute later, a killer whale ate them both.
Researchers say it may take far less exercise than people had thought to lower the risk of heart disease especially for the highest risk group, middle-aged men. They want to encourage people to literally take the first step.
gender性别 bald/balding秃头 hair color头发色彩 brown棕色 blond金发碧眼的 straight/curly/waved hair 直、卷、波浪发
abolishment 废弃 absurdity 荒诞;谬论 abuse 乱用 achievement 成果 acqaintance 熟人 adaptation 改写;习惯
Virtue and a trade are the best portion for children. 德行和一门技术是孩子最好的遗产. Better early than late. 宁早勿迟.
abolishment 废弃 absurdity 荒诞;谬论 abuse 乱用 achievement 成果 acqaintance 熟人
Virtue and a trade are the best portion for children. 德行和一门技术是孩子最好的遗产. Better early than late. 宁早勿迟.
abide by/obey/observe 恪守 abolish 废弃 abuse 优待;乱用 accommodate 供应;调理 acquire 获取
land/lord, land/lady types dormitory hostel hotel flat,bedsitters surroundings rural areas, suburb, downtown rooms single room, double bedroom, bathroom, kitchen,balcony
extinction n. 消失,消除 extinguish vt.消除,平息 falcon n.[动](猎鸟用的)猎鹰 fall victim to 成为...的牺牲品 far-sighted founders 具有远见的奠基人
cashew n. 腰果 catastrophe n. 大灾难 cayenne n. 辣椒 chainsaw n. 链锯 chocolate n. 巧克力
abounding adj. 丰厚的,很多的 accelerate v.加快,促进 arce n. 英亩 alkaloid n. 生物碱 an intricate and fragile system 杂乱软弱的体系
plateau n. (上升后的)安稳水平(或时期、状况) plug n.塞子 pockmarked adj.有麻点的 polar adj.南北极的 pole n.极 porous adj.多孔渗水的
isolated adj. 孤立的 jurisprudence n. 法学 lander n. 登陆者 latitude n. 纬度 launch n.&v.发射(导弹、火箭等)
fascination n. 吸引力 Fe-rich clays 含丰厚铁质的黏土 flash adj. 突发的 flow n.&v. 活动 flux n. [物]流量,通量 formation n. 构成,构成
compound n. 化合物 concentrated adj.会集的 concentration n.浓度 conclusively adv.最终地 conduct n.&v. 进行 confined adj.被约束的
a high spatial resolution 高空间分辨率 a xenon-lamp 氙灯 abode n. 居处,住处 absence n. 缺少 acceptor n. 接受者