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2021-11-23 09:17:25  每日学英语
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NO.1

If you type the word "askew" into the Google search box, the entire page will tilt slightly.

如果你在谷歌搜索框中输入“askew”,整个页面都会微微倾斜。

askew /ə'skjuː/ adj. 歪斜的

 

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NO.2

The figure in Munch's 'The Scream' is not screaming but is, in fact, reacting to hearing the scream.

蒙克的《呐喊》中的人物并没有呐喊,而是听到呐喊声后做出的反应。

 

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NO.3

There was a phantom poop on an Apollo mission. A poop, floating around, that none of the astronauts said was theirs.

阿波罗任务中存在一个无人认领的大便。便便就那么漂浮着,没有一个宇航员承认那是他的。

 

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NO.4

Human's ability smell petrichor (smell of wet earth from rain) is greater than a Shark's ability to smell blood in water.

人类闻到雨中潮湿泥土的味道的能力比鲨鱼在水中闻到血腥味的能力还强。

 

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NO.5

You know that feeling like you’re falling you get when you’re falling asleep? That happens because sometimes your muscles relax and your heart rate slows down too quickly that your body thinks you’re dying. So, it gives you that falling sensation which jolts you awake.

你知道,当你睡着的时候,你会有种下坠的感觉,这是因为睡觉的时候你的肌肉在放松,心率减慢得太快,你的身体认为你快要死了。所以,才给你一种下坠的感觉,把你叫醒。

 

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NO.6

Australia is wider than the moon.

澳大利亚比月亮还要宽。

听起来像是开玩笑,但是从东海岸到西海岸大概宽度有4000公里,而月球呢,只有3400公里哦。

 

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NO.7

Opossums generally cannot get rabies. Their body temperature is too low for the virus.

负鼠一般不会得狂犬病。他们的体温对病毒来说太低了。

Also the stomach acid of a vulture is so highly acidic it kills rabies virus and most bacteria, which is why they can eat dead disgusting rotting things.

此外,秃鹫的胃酸酸性很强,可以杀死狂犬病毒和大多数细菌,这就是为什么它们可以吃腐烂的东西。

 

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NO.8

That the patent for the fire hydrant was lost in a fire

消防栓的专利在一场火灾中丢失了

 

NO.9

There’s a vast difference between a million and a billion. A simple way to visualize it: a million seconds is over 11 days. A billion seconds is just under 32 years.

一百万和十亿之间有很大的差别。简单地想象一下:一百万秒相当于11天。十亿秒相当于不到32年。

 

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NO.10

The sun is not yellow. When viewed outside earths atmosphere it is white. It only looks yellow due to our atmosphere "pulling" the blue light out, leaving it looking yellow. It's an illusion.

太阳不是黄色的。在地球大气层外看,它是白色的。它看起来是黄色的,只是因为地球大气层把蓝色和紫色的波长范围进行了散射,所以光线中剩下的波长就显现出了黄色。这是一个错觉。

 

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NO.11

企鹅的腿比咱们看起来的长多了,并且他们是有膝盖的

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