蚂蚁与蝉

Story Brief

The Ant and the Grasshopper

On a cold frosty day an ant was dragging out some of the corn that he had laid up in summer time, to dry it. A grasshopper, half-perished with hunger, besought the ant to give him a morsel of it to preserve his life.

“What were you doing,” said the ant, “this last summer?”

“Oh,” said the grasshopper, “I was not idle. I kept singing all the summer long.”

The ant, laughing and shutting up his granary, said, “Since you could sing all summer, you may dance all winter.”

Winter finds out what summer lays by.

 

蚂蚁与蝉

炎热的夏天,蝉躲在树梢的阴凉处,悠闲地唱着歌:“知了——知了——”

树下,一群小蚂蚁正匆匆忙忙地赶着路,每人身上背着一个大包袱。蝉十分好奇,忍不住问道:“嗨!小蚂蚁,这么热的天,你们不在家里躲着,干吗在这里跑来跑去?”一只蚂蚁停下脚步。。。

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Meaning of Words

词语华文解释英文解释
炎热意思是气候极热。
例句:今年的夏天少雨干旱,非常炎热
burning hot
树梢意思是树的顶端,指树的枝条上远离树干的那一端。
例句:今晚天气很好,树梢的月亮十分明亮。
treetop
悠闲意思是悠然自在的样子。
例句:这是个美好的假期,每天他都悠闲的在湖边钓鱼。
leisure
匆匆忙忙意思是指做事匆促忙碌。
例句:这一天下午,小文突然匆匆忙忙到宿舍来找他,并交给他一封信。
bustle up
好奇指对自己所不了解的事物觉得新奇而感兴趣,充满新鲜感。
例句:孩子天性好奇,什么事都想知道个究竟。
curious
嘲笑意思是取笑、开玩笑。含有讽刺、不满意等意味的笑。
例句:从他们的笑容和声调上,她也知道是在嘲笑她。
laugh at
理会指懂得;理睬。
例句:对于祖母讲的这些话,他完全不能理会
understand; take notice of
不屑意思为认为不值得;形容轻蔑、轻视。
例句:看到她的水彩画,他只是不屑的看了一眼就转身离开了。
scorn
不知不觉意思是没有意识到,没有觉察到。
例句:听到他们的谈话,小林手里的笔,不知不觉就停下来了。
unconsciously
乞讨意思是乞求施舍或救济。
例句:洪水过后,地上找不到一粒谷子,他们只好跟着父母一起出门乞讨
beg

 

 

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