10【A smart answer 】Mark's father has a farm.It's far away from the city. One day,Mark goes to the farm with his father by car. On the farm,Mark sees many hens.He looks at the hens and a question comes to his mind.He asks his father , "Why are the hens' legs so short,daddy ?" Mark's father smiles and says ."If the hens' legs are long,they will drop their eggs into pieces."Daddy,you are so smart.You know everything!" Mark says.
Where there is...there is...
eg：He's a crafty old thing.
5【my dog doesn't bite】Mike walks into a pet shop and sees a little white dog. He asks the shopkeeper,"Does your dog bite?"The shopkeeper says,"No,My dog doesn't bite.""what a nice dog!"Mike says to himself ,then he bents down and tries to touch the dog. The dog bites him."Ouch!" He cries," You said your dog didn't bite." The shopkeeper replies " That is not my dog."
20s - 30s = young adults 年轻人
7【I broke them all】Little Rose is watching TV. Her mother asks,"Rose,what's on TV" "A guy is drinking a glass of Coke through his nose ""Stop watching that stupid thing. Please go to the shop and buy some eggs for me.""Ok,mom""Be careful not to choose any bad ones." After half an hour later ,Rose comes back home with a yellow plastic bag. Her mother takes the bag and looks inside,"what is it ?" She asks."eggs ,of course."Rose says,"I broke them all. Everyone is good.""Are you joking?"Her mother asks.
跟old dog有异曲同工之妙，old cat也是个俚语，代表的不是老猫，而是“脾气很坏的老太婆 ,老女人”的意思。
8【A man with a gun】It's a sunny day.A woman gets off the bus and goes into a butcher shop to buy some meat.A strange man follows her into the shop and stands behind her. Suddenly,the woman screams and the man turns and runs out of the shop. At the same time ,some policemen are passing by and they find a gun in the man's pocket. The man is a robber."Madam,thank you very much,your scream saved me."the butcher said "But how did you know he was a robber ?"the butcher asks. "I didn't know."replied the woman," I screamed because the meat was too expensive."
I've tired to learn English well,but I’m afraid I’ll give up.
找出自己依赖手机的原因 Day 2 √
11【I'm the driver 】School is over,My sister and I are hurrying home for dinner.We fight a way onto the bus. The bus is really crowded.Just then we see a man trying to get on but nobody gives way to him."Hi,let me get on the bus." The man shouts."It's too crowded,you'd better take the next bus." A passenger says to him."But you can't go without me,I'm the driver." The man answers .
eg：And I suppose shell tell all the boys, the old cat.
He is a good boy who respects his elders.
3【the best present 】Ben and Ted are good friends. They always play together. One day,Ted sees a water gun in Ben's hand and he asks:" Who gave you the gun?" "my grandpa," Ben says," and this is the best present I've ever had " "Why? "Ted asks. "When I play with it,I get everything wet, so my mom gives me five dollars for not playing with it " Ben answers .
Oh,It rains cats and dogs.
4【I have his ear in my pocket 】Tim is a naughty boy. He often fights with his classmates at school. One day,Tim comes home with a blood nose. His mother asks," Tim,what happened ""a big kid beat me " Tim answers. His mom is very angry to hear this .She asks,"Would you recognize him when you see him again?"asks his mother."I know him anywhere. " says Tim,"I have his ear in my pocket "
2【It is part of the game】Mom is washing plates in the kitchen.Kate and her brother Dave are playing games in the living room.Kate is making a lot of noise.Mom says:"Kate,why do you yell and scream so much? You are going to wake up your grandma. Please play quietly like Dave,see,he doesn't make a sound."Kate says, "Of course he doesn't,mom,it is part of the game, he is daddy coming home late and I am you!"
You are one in a million.
eg：You don’t marry her because your parents’ disproval? That is so old school!
13【A bad school report 】Ford was born in the year of the horse. He is a third grade student. He likes playing sports but does not like his lessons. His father is forty years old and has a short temper. One day,Ford gets a school report and it's not a good one.Ford knows what will happen if his father sees the report,but he has to ask his father to sign it.At last,he has a good idea. In the evening Ford turns off the lights. The room is very dark,then he gives his father the school report and says,"Can you sign it in the dark,dad?" His father says proudly,"of course I can." Ford gets what he wants.
6【I was not lost】Bob is an old man. He often walks his dog in the street after dinner and comes back home at seven o'clock. One evening a car stops at his house. A policeman helps Bob get out of the car. The policeman says to Bob's wife,"This old man got lost in the street.He asked me to take him home in the car. " After the police leaves ,Bob's wife asks,"Bob, you go to that street every day, how could you get lost?""I was not lost.It was too hot .I just didn't want to go home on foot." Bob answers.
It rains cats and dogs.
eg：He is an old dog in English teaching.
1【A Cat's Language】The mother rat and her babies are playing in the garden.A fat cat is coming to catch them for dinner.The mother rat and her babies try to run away, but the baby rats cannot run fast, the fat cat is getting closer and closer. Suddenly, the mother rat stops running and turns around.She shouts at the cat like an angry dog,"woof,woof,woof". The cat is afraid and runs away.The mother rat turns to her babies and says,"Now you see how important it is to learn a foreign language?"
60s - 70s = seniors 长辈
9【Just use a pencil 】Tom is a little boy.He is cute but also very naughty. One evening,he eats a ball point pen.His mom quickly calls the doctor."Excuse me,Doctor,my son ate a ball point pen. Please come to my house at once. " "I am sorry but it's too late.I am already in bed "the doctor refused to help."then what should I do ?"mom says anxiously."Don't worry,mom,you can just use a pencil."Tom says in pain.
12【A bed time story about birds】It's time for bed.Mary takes off her skirt and puts on her pajamas ,but she isn't sleepy at all.So the little girl asks her mother to tell her a very very long story or she is not going to bed. So her mother begins to tell her a story like this,"There's a very big old house and there's some rice in it. One day,a big bird goes into the house and comes out with a grain of rice,then another bird goes into the house and comes out with a grain of rice ,then a third bird goes into the house and comes out with a grain of rice ,then a fourth bird,then a fifth bird......""Stop,stop,I want to sleep ." Mary shouts.
字面意思是老狗，但千万不要这样理解哦，old dog是一句俚语。old dog在俚语中的意思是上了岁数的人，老手，老家伙。
Where there’s smoke,there’s fire.
为什么不能叫 Old People？
80s ~ = elderly/elders 老者
如果我们听到别人说You are such an old dog千万不要理解为你是一条老狗，而是翻译为你真是个老家伙。在这里是骂人的意思。
猜猜Old School 的意思？
eg：Her old man left her a few million when he died.
《别用Old people称呼老年人了！真的很不礼貌哦！》 √
No pain,no gain.
Old school hip-hop will be popular again.
Please don't.You know more haste,less speed.
one in a million
有人可能会疑惑，你说不能把老人家叫old，那为什么老人与海就叫The Old Man and the Sea，人家海明威能写错吗？
More haste,less speed.
Well,when it rains,it pours.
My old man is going to retire this year.
But many girls like him.You know he is lifeless that is faultless.
香帅《017 | 货币基金抢了银行的利润吗？》 √
《Something Just Like This》是由美国纽约DJ组合The Chainsmokers和英国乐队Coldplay合作演唱的歌曲，被作为The Chainsmokers首张录音室专辑《Memories...Do Not Open》的第二支推广单曲被发行于2017年2月22日。
don't give up
大连伙伴圈 #每日一问#打卡 2/31 √
Where there is a will,there is a way.
I feel lucky that my old man is a romantic person.
Andy is so rude.I don’t like his manner.
He was hard-working, disciplined, but also old-school.
Don't lose your heart
40s - 50s = middle aged 中年人
对话中when it rains,it pours!也是一句常用口语。它的意思是“祸不单行”或“屋漏偏遭连夜雨”，它用于安慰别人，尤其是对家人或朋友时会这么说。与此对应的还有一句谚语：
He is lifeless that is faultless.
The more you eat,the fatter you get.
You are beautiful.
Stick to it
It never rains,but it pours.
While there is life,there is hope.