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【MIBD-686】貴方の為の感情移入しやすい丁寧なごっくん

Source global Wall Street Journal     time 2020-02-19 21:56:11
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【MIBD-686】貴方の為の感情移入しやすい丁寧なごっくん �


Ilayperfectlystill,quitehappy,quiteconscious,andyetnotactivelyrealizingwhathadhappenedtillIheardTerry.

Thebookwehadtostudywasevidentlyaschoolbook,oneinwhichchildrenlearnedtoread,andwejudgedfromthis,andfromtheirfrequentconsultationastomethods,thattheyhadhadnopreviousexperienceintheartofteachingforeignerstheirlanguage,oroflearninganyother.

Welookedoutofallthewindows.Theblindsopenedeasilyenough,andtherewerenobars,buttheprospectwasnotreassuring.

Byeachofourplateslayalittlebook,arealprintedbook,thoughdifferentfromoursbothinpaperandbinding,aswell,ofcourse,asintype.Weexaminedthemcuriously.

Andthenandthere,willy-nilly,beforewehadsatisfiedourappetites,oureducationbegan.

"Andtheyranlikemarathonwinners--you'lladmitthat,Terry,"headded.

Welookedforourclothes--theywerenotthere,noranythingofallthevariedcontentsofourpockets.

Wewereindeedtolearnthelanguage,andnotonlythat,buttoteachourown.Therewereblankbookswithparallelcolumns,neatlyruled,evidentlypreparedfortheoccasion,andinthese,asfastaswelearnedandwrotedownthenameofanything,wewereurgedtowriteourownnameforitbyitsside.

Iratherlikeditmyself,afterIgotusedtoit.Whyweshouldsoadmire"awoman'scrownofhair"andnotadmireaChinaman'squeueishardtoexplain,exceptthatwearesoconvincedthatthelonghair"belongs"toawoman.Whereasthe"mane"inhorsesisonboth,andinlions,buffalos,andsuchcreaturesonlyonthemale.ButIdidmissit--atfirst.


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