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The world’s first electric aircraft takes off

The world’s first fully electric plane has flown successfully for almost 15 minutes. 世界上第一架全电动飞机成功飞行了近15分钟。 The world’s first fully electric commercial aircraft took its inaugural test flight on Tuesday, taking off from the Canadian city of Vancouver and offering hope that airlines may one day end their polluting emissions. 周二,世界上第一架全自动商业飞机进行首次飞行测试,从加拿大温哥华起飞,这表明有一天飞机也许有希望结束污染排放。 “This proves that commercial aviation in…

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Our screen can only be wiped with the cloth we sell

If you thought the saga of the $7,000 Apple Pro Display XDR couldn’t get any more ridiculous, prepare yourself for the proverbial cherry on top: The company insists that you only use the single special cleaning cloth that comes with the monitor. If you lose it, you’re advised to order another. 如果你觉得售价7000美元的苹果Pro Display XDR显示器的故事已经荒谬至极了,那准备好听众所周知的更吸引人的故事吧:苹果公司坚称,只能使用与显示器配套的独一无二的特殊擦镜布清洁屏幕。如果丢失这块擦镜布,建议再订购一块。 Apple,…

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I want to love like this

This is how I want to fall in love in 2016… 2016年我想这样去爱…… I want to fall in love with the way the sun rises teeming with hope… 我渴望爱上太阳从东边慢慢升起充满希望的景象…… I want to fall in love with the warm scent of coffee in a new, quiet morning… 我渴望爱上宁静早晨那杯咖啡的温暖气味…… I want to fall in love with all of…

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How to use direct and indirect speech

Hi guys, today we are going to learn everything there is to know about direct and indirect speech. 大家好,今天我们将学习所有关于直接和间接言语的知识。 My aim for this article is to provide you with a great understanding of the two speech acts, when you should use them, what they look like and how they differ from one another. 这篇文章的目的是让你对这两种言语行为有一个很好的理解,当你应该使用它们的时候,它们是什么样子的,它们之间有什么不同。 I…

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What good habits do successful people have

What are the habits of highly successful people? 特别成功的人有什么习惯? If I ever had a man-crush on someone it has to be Gary Vaynerchuk. 以男人的眼光来看,我最欣赏的人是Gary Vaynerchuk。 •The man who boosted his father’s $4 million business to $60 million business in less than 5 years. •他用不到5年的时间把他父亲价值400万美元的产业升值到6000万美元。 •The man who is the most followed writer on Medium. •他是Medium网站上最火的作家。…

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KFC’s fourth attempt to enter Israel

The first branch of the new KFC chain will open in Nazareth this month; Negotiations are ongoing for more locations around the country. 肯德基新连锁店的第一家分店将于本月在(以色列北部)拿撒勒开业;有关在以色列各地开设更多分店的商讨正在进行中。 The beloved Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC) restaurant chain will be returning to Israel for a fourth attempt at breaking into the fast-food market, but the dozens of branches that are planned…

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American seniors spend a lot of money on lottery tickets every year

America is a nation of optimistic gamblers, despite glaring evidence that this is a terrible idea. Americans average $70 per month on lottery tickets, according to Census data, which rises to $132 per month among 65-74 year olds. That’s $1,584 per year. 美国人都是乐观的赌徒,有明显证据显示这并非好事。人口调查资料显示,美国人平均每月花$70买彩票。在65-74岁的人中这笔钱高达每月$132,一年就是$1,584。 Now a new survey from Bankrate finds that people with incomes under…

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Logic doesn’t matter in front of maternal love

I have always worn my children’s birthstones around my neck. 我的脖子上带着我几个孩子的生辰石。 One morning, when I was late for work, my infant son Larry’s topaz birthstone fell from my gold chain. 一天早晨,我上班迟到了,脖子上带着一块托帕石从我的项链上掉了下来,那是我儿子拉里的生辰石,他还是个婴儿。 I frantically searched for it, whispering to myself, I lost my Larry, but I will get him back. 我焦急的寻找着,还喃喃自语道:我把拉里丢了,但是我会找回他的。 That day, Larry’s cardiologist called…