109、The Flood 洪水

Towards the end of the Age of Bronze the human world became very cruel.Men grew hungry, impolite and ungodly(邪恶的) . Neither right nor law was respected any longer, and the rule of hospitality was for

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110、Three Craftsmen 三位工匠

A siege of the city of the enemy, the city residents to get together to discuss common fight against the enemy's approach.一座大城被敌军围困了,城中的居民们聚在一起,共同商议对抗敌人的办法。A build Car

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111、Where is rice from?

One day, a man named Ai Zi said to the rich man, Your sons are so stupid and know nothing about the world. How can they take your property over after your death?Hearing these words, the rich man becam

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112、The Patient and the Ship Owner

This incident occurred one morning outside Albert Sch-weitzer's hospital in the African jungle. A patient had gone fishing in another man's boat. The owner of the boat thought he should be given all

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113、扁鹊的医术

Bianque was a famous physician in ancient China. One day the King of Wei asked him, You and your two brothers are all skilled in medicine, which of you is the best?Bianque answered, My eldest brother

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114、Consultation Fee

A lawyer's dog, running about unleashed, beelines for a butcher shop and steals a roast. Butcher goes to lawyer's office and asks, If a dog running unleashed steals a piece of meat from my store, do

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115、Aphrodite and Adonis

Aphrodite loved Adonis more than she did anybody else, for he was a brisk, lovely young hunter. She gave up her home at olympus and took to the woods. In the woods she dressed herself up like a huntre

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116、Echo and Narcissus

Narcissus was a handsome youth. His lovely face and graceful form were the admiration of all who looked upon him. And he knew it. He was proud that he thought no one buthimself was worthy to see his y

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117、Pandora

After the stealing of fire, Zeus became increasingly unkind to men. One day he ordered his son Hephaestus to build an image of a beautiful maiden out of clay. He then asked the gods and goddesses to a

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118、The Taoist of Mount Lao

A long time ago, there was a young man called Wang Qi. When he heard that there were many immortals on Mount Lao, he went there at once.There was a Daoist who still looked young although he was very o

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119、The two crows

There were once two crows who were fierce rivals.从前,有两只乌鸦是无情的竞争对手。One day, one of the crows said to the other, You realize, of course, that I can fly much higher than you can.有一天,其中

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120、Two Physician

An old man finding himself ill sent for a physician, who prescribed for him and went away.有位老人发现自己生病了,便派人去请来一名内科医生,内科医生为他开了个处方,就走了。Then the old Man sent for another

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121、The Love for a child

Once a farmer led a cow to slaughter, but the cow would not go. The farmer started to drag the cow by force, but the cow planted her feet firmly in the ground and would not be moved.What did the famer

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122、The Fowler and the Adder

A fowler went into the woods to shoot a ringdove(斑鸠) with his bow and arrow, when an adder(蝰蛇) that he had trodden upon in the grass, urned and stung him. As the poison spread, and the fowler realized

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123、A Woman and Her Son 一个女人和她的儿子

A woman got on a bus with her son. The conductor asked, How old is this boy? Four, replied the woman.Then the conductor asked the boy, How old are you, sonny? Four, replied the boy.The conductor said

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124、A Half-wit 一个傻子

A young man was considered a half-wit in the village.Wherever he was offered a choice between a dime and a nickel, he always chose the nickel. When this had gone on many times, a kind old man told him

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125、He said what he meant 心口如一

A gentleman was very proud of his spoiled daughter. He thought his daughter would make a great pianist. He paid much for her piano lessons, but none of the teachers stayed on with the job. The girl wa

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126、I wish I could give him this beautiful moon

A Zen master lived the simplest kind of life in a little hut at the foot of a mountain. One evening, while he was away, a thief sneaked into the hut only to find there was nothing in it to steal. The

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