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Difference between Eastern and Western cultures

How would you compare Eastern and Western culture and philosophy? 怎样对比东西方文化和哲学? The biggest difference between Western and Eastern culture is the flexibility towards change and reform. 东西方文化间最大的差别就是面对改变和改革的灵活性。 West was not always like the West that we know today. They have adapted to newer ways of life faster than Easterns while Easterns adapt to change slowly.…

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To put on my dream wedding dress

为了穿上梦寐以求的婚纱,新娘戒掉蛋糕,狂甩45公斤 你有想象过自己穿上婚纱的样子吗? 但如果你不满意自己的身材,你看到自己穿婚纱的样子还会开心吗? 有这样一位姑娘,作为准新娘的她为了穿上好看的婚纱,不再吃爱吃的蛋糕而改吃花椰菜,结果竟然瘦了将近45公斤! Katy Peters, from Bridgend in Wales, joined Slimming World and decided to swap Greggs for broccoli in a bid to reach her dream dress size ahead of her wedding to Matthew Peters 威尔士布里奇恩德的凯蒂·彼得斯加入了“瘦身天下”,她决定舍弃蛋糕,改吃花椰菜,以期在与马修·彼得斯结婚前达到她梦想中的礼服尺寸。 A bride to be swapped her daily Greggs for broccoli and managed to lose just shy of seven…

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American scientists find abortion abortion very dangerous

Several states now require women who seek medication abortions to be provided with dubious information that the procedure could be stopped, allowing a pregnancy to continue. 美国数个州目前要求为打算进行药物流产的女性提供不可靠的信息:堕胎过程可以终止,怀孕能够继续。 But when researchers attempted to carry out a legitimate study of whether these “abortion reversal” treatments were effective and safe, they had to stop almost immediately – because…

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Little luck in life

Eyes closed, 闭着眼睛 she felt the cool breeze on her face 她感到清风拂面 as the car swept past the green pastures. 车从绿色的草坪上疾驰而过 The breeze felt refreshingly new 微风清爽而 and gave her 让她感觉到 a sense of newly defined freedom and happiness. 一种全新的自由和幸福感 The breeze suddenly came to a halt 车周遭的风忽然熄了 with the car stopping 车停了 due to…

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Aircraft etiquette 16 on how to be a good passenger

The best way to deal with rude strangers at the airport is to set an example for others. This includes educating yourself on the do’s and don’ts. But quite frankly, the problem is that you just don’t know what to do until you see the don’ts. 坐飞机时有时会遇到一些很没有礼貌的乘客,而应对他们最好的方法就是以身作则、树立榜样。可这个前提是我们自己得知道哪些可以做、那些不可以做。可有时候我们对此并不十分了解。 The airport is a terrible place to be…

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The puppy was abducted

小狗居然被绑架,绑匪还要求主人支付1000英镑 如今很多家庭都会养宠物,比如狗狗,并把他们视为家庭的一员。 最近,就有一个狗主人在facebook上表示自己的宠物狗被盗,而且盗窃者居然以狗狗的性命作威胁勒索狗主人。 The owner of a dog stolen at knifepoint has received a prank message saying her dog would be beheaded unless she paid £1,000. 有个狗主人收到一条恶作剧信息,说她如果不付1000英镑,她的狗就会被杀死。 Cathryn Hussain said her Christmas had been “a wash out” of “sick” prank calls about her dog. 凯瑟琳 · 侯赛因说她的圣诞节已经被那些关于她的狗的恶作剧电话毁掉了。 Five days before Christmas, Waffle, a six-month-old labradoodle,…