A person washes her hands under a tap using a bar of soap
Hungarian doctor Ignaz Semmelweis discovered the importance of handwashing in sto...
Italy's synchronised swimming team perform in the FINA World Championships in Barcelona. Photo: Pierre-Philippe Marcou/AFP
According to the...
To get your foot in the door 踏入职场的大门
大学刚毕业的年轻人大多涉世未深，没有丰富的工作经验，为了在某个领域站稳脚跟，他们需要 “get a foot...
Long， long ago there lived a king who was such a mighty monarch that whenever he sneezed every one in the whole country had to say 'To your good health！' Every one said it...
New bags will cost a minimum of 5p
Vocabulary: environment 词汇: 环境
Do you re-use plastic bags? If you do...
Eat your heart out （玩笑话）比你强多了！
“Eat your heart out” 这个表达是不是听起来既吓人又荒唐？人怎么能 “eat your heart out” 呢？...
He is sleeping now. Will he do well in his exams?
Vocabulary: sleep 词汇: 睡眠
I loved action movies when I ...
Keep your eyes on the prize 盯住目标，心无旁鹜
“Keep your eyes on the prize 眼睛紧盯在奖品上” 是一个非常励志的英语表达。它用来劝诫、鼓舞他人...
The ace, king, queen, jack and ten of clubs. Photo: BBC
A 'flush' in poker is when you have five cards in a row of the same suit (clubs, sp...
Mind your manners 注意你的行为举止
成年人通常用表达 “mind your manners” 告诉孩子们不要做出粗鲁无礼的行为。“Mind your manners” 也可以用来羞辱成年人，...