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What would you miss? Dog has fainted

What am I missing out on in life if I don’t have a girlfriend? 如果我不交女朋友,我会错过什么呢? Depends entirely on the girlfriend. Some things you might be missing out on: 这完全取决于女朋友。你有可能会错过这些东西: Soft smells from her hair, her skin, her extra set of clothes that she leaves in your closet 她发间传来的清香、她特意留在你衣柜里的一套衣服 Hugs, peekaboo-guess-who, kisses on the back of…

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Learn useful psychology tips

What psychological tricks and hacks are useful to know? 了解什么心理学的小窍门很有用? ●If someone gives you an unsatisfactory answer to a question, stay quiet and keep eye contact and they’ll usually feel pressured to keep talking and reveal more. ●如果有人对某个问题的回答你不满意,你不要说话,保持眼神接触,他们通常就能感受到你施加的压力,会继续说下去,并多表达出一些想法。 ●If you feel someone is looking at you, try yawning and look around. If they yawn, you…

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Many Americans claim they don’t actually tip

If you’re the type of person who enjoys eating out at restaurants, you may lose your appetite after reading about a new “financial etiquette” survey from TD Ameritrade. 如果你喜欢下馆子,读过德美利证券公司新的“金融行为规范”调查之后你可能就没食欲了。 With help from the Harris Poll, the online broker asked 1,011 U.S. adults which types of workers they’re most likely to tip, and the results are…

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How people with different interests stay together

I just broke up with my girlfriend. 我刚刚和女朋友分手了。 Yeah, it’s a sad story. 对,这是个悲伤的故事。 But we are totally OK with it. 但是我们俩对此都很淡定。 It’s not that something bad happened and we broke each other’s heart. 并不是有什么坏事发生了然后我们伤了彼此的心。 It’s just that we found out we don’t really have many mutual hobbies. 我们只是发现,彼此真的没有什么共同爱好。 So we broke up peacefully and…

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High EQ is mutual understanding

Have you ever found yourself in the place to console anyone? 你有没有遇到过需要安慰别人的时候? Every now and then we see people get emotional around us. 时不时地,我们身边总会有人出现些情绪上的问题。 Sometimes they experience tragedy. 有时候是因为他们经历了惨剧。 Sometimes they just find out that life doesn’t go as they planned. 有时候,只是因为他们发现生活并没有像他们计划的那样发展。 Either case, they feel sad and it seems natural for you to console…