Expected party A vampire bat came flapping in from the night, covered in fresh blood, and parked himself on the roof of the cave to get some sleep. Pretty soon all the other bats smelled the blood and began hassling him about where he got it. He told them to go away and let him get some sleep. However, the bats persisted until finally he gave in. “OK, follow me,” he said, and flew out of the cave with hundreds of bats behind him. Down through a valley they went, across a river and into a forest full of trees.
There is a fact that meditation is helpful in our life and becomes more and more popular. There are some Vietnamese teachers who would like to combine meditation with Vietnamese lessons. It is really a creative method. Why don’t we try to experience the method of teaching and studying Vietnamese with meditation? But what is it? Is it an effective way? Let’s read the article written by Ms.Le Thi Diem Hang and Mr.Le Khanh Bang in order to acknowledge this method and take this opportunity to experience a new method of teaching and learning.
Flies A woman walked into the kitchen to find her husband walking around with a fly swatter. “What are you doing?” she asked. “Hunting flies,” He responded. “Oh, killing any?” She asked. “Yep, three males, two females,” he replied. Intrigued, she asked, “How can you tell?” He responded, “Three were on a beer can, two were on the phone.” Ruồi Một phụ nữ bước vào bếp thấy chồng đang đi loanh quanh trong đó với một cái vỉ đập ruồi. Anh đang làm gì vậy cô hỏi. Săn ruồi. Anh chồng trả lời. Ồ, đã giết được con nào chưa?”
Chuyện về cây cầu kỳ vĩ Cầu Brooklyn bắc ngang con sông nằm giữa vùng Manhattan và Brooklyn được xem là phép lạ của ngành xây dựng. Vào năm 1883, một kỹ sư giàu óc sáng tạo tên là John Roebling, cảm thấy hứng thú với ý tưởng sẽ xây cây cầu ngoạn mục này. Tuy nhiên, các chuyên gia cầu đường bảo ông hãy quên ý tưởng đó đi vì đó là một dự án bất khả thi. Không nản lòng, ông thuyết phục con trai mình là Washington, cũng là một kỹ sư đầy tiềm năng. Cả hai
Dreams One morning, after she woke up, a woman told her husband, “I just dreamed that you gave me a diamond necklace for Valentine’s Day. What do you think it means?” “Maybe you’ll find out tonight…,” he said. That evening, the man came home with a small package and gave it to his wife. Delighted, she opened it – to find a book entitled:”The Meaning of Dreams.” Giấc mơ Một buổi sáng sau khi thức dậy, một phụ nữ nói với chồng: Em vừa mơ thấy anh tặng em một chiếc vòng cổ kim cương cho ngày Lễ
Before you might think about anything improper, Sa Pa’s love market has been an unique and valuable aspect in the culture of the Mong and Dao ethnic groups for a long time. Due to the distance between the villages, the market meets once a week on Sunday. On the Saturday night, guys and girls from all villages come to Lao Cai to meet one another. They talk, sing and play different games according to their ethnic groups’ tradition. After the night, many couples become intimate and promise to see each other again on the following morning. Many of them become husbands
Banh Chung is a traditional dish considered an essential element of the Tet – the Lunar New Year of Vietnam. The origin of Banh Chung can be traced to Hong Bang Dynasty – when the 6th Hung Emperor ruled the land (before the Birth of Christ). Sadly thinking he was too old to lead the country, Hung Emperor wanted to find the one to inherit his position and sit on the throne. Therefore, he held a cooking contest for his 21 sons, and who could fully satisfy his taste would be the winner. Most princes set out on their journey to find
Lucy A young mother believed that it was very wrong to waste any food when there were so many hungry people in the world. One evening, she was giving her small daughter her tea before putting her to bed. First, she gave her a slice of fresh brown bread and butter, but the child said that she did not want it like that. She asked for some jam on her bread as well. Her mother looked at her for a few seconds and then said, “when I was a small girl like you, Lucy, I was always given either bread
Who You Are Makes a Difference One night a man came home to his 14 –year-old son and sat him down. He said: – The most incredible thing happened to me today. I was in my office and one of the junior executives came in and he told me that he admired me and gave me a blue ribbon for being creative genius. The blue ribbon that says ‘Who I am makes a difference’. Then he gave me an extra ribbon and asked me to find somebody else special to honor. As I was driving home tonight, I started thinking about