【高考】A city is the product of the human hand and mind, reflecting man's intelligence and creativity.
【四级】A good rule of thumb is that as soon as generals and hospital administrators jump on a management bandwagon (追随—种管理潮流), it is time to ask questions.
【六级】A new study from michigan State University, though, argues that all students—including high achievers—see a decline in performance when they browse the Internet during class for non-academic purposes.
【四级】"I followed my route like I normally do," Smith told a reporter.
【高考】A century ago, the resource in question was oil.
【四级】A fourth of this year's U.S. grain harvest will go to fuel cars.
【考研】A moralist, satirist, and social reformer Dickens crafted complex plots and striking characters that capture the panorama of English society.
【考研】About a third say the problem of fake news lies in "misinterpretation or exaggeration of actual news" via social media.
【考研】Across generational lines, Americans continue to prize many of the same traditional milestones of a successful life, including getting married, having children, owning a home, and retiring in their sixties.
【四级】"I think we're unique as a federal agency," USPS official Mike Swigart told me, "because we're in literally every community in this country."
【考研】A Canadian study found that children as young as 14 months can differentiate between a credible person and a dishonest one.
【六级】"Everybody has a scary story about someone getting scooped." says New York University astronomer David Hogg.
【考研】A "southern"camp headed by French wants something different: "European economic government" within an inner core of euro-zone members.
【高考】A code uses symbols to replace words, phrases, or sentences.
【六级】"They underestimate themselves when selecting a university," said Dave Jarrat, a marketing executive for Inside Track, a for-profit organization that specializes in coaching low-income students and supporting colleges in order to help students thrive.
“他们在选择大学时低估了自己，”Inside Track的营销主管戴夫·贾拉特（Dave Jarrat）说。Inside Track是一家盈利性组织，专门为低收入学生提供辅导和支持，以帮助学生成长。
【六级】4 million working days were lost to work related stress last year, a jump of nearly a quarter.
【考研】A Harvard Business School study found that observers consistently rated those who were frank about themselves more highly, while those who hid lost trustworthiness.
哈佛商学院（Harvard Business School）的一项研究发现，观察者一贯认为那些对自己坦诚的人的评价更高，而那些隐瞒真相的人则失去了可信度。
【四级】A man from Libya was enjoying a walk along the sands at southport beach.
【考研】A calm, rule-following child might respond better to a different sort of parenting than, for example, a younger sibling.
【四级】A friend recently took her mother to visit an expensive assisted living / nursing home near my town.