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2012-4-27 - Reading text for elementary

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A Girl in Rain  The taxi driver finished work about nine o’clock in the evening. He was tired and he wanted to get home quickly. On his way home it started to rain heavily. He saw a girl under a tree near the road.  The next village was four kilometres away.“Perhaps she wants a lift in my taxi,” he thought.  He stopped the taxi and asked the young girl, “Do you want a lift home?” “Thank you,” she said, “but I haven’t got any money.” “That’s OK. I don’t want any money from you,” said the taxi driver. “I live in the house on the hill,” said the girl. The girl got into the taxi and the tax...

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2012-4-27 - translation text for the advanced level

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Celebrating friendship with Japan and 100 years of U.S. hanami Once an activity for the nobility of the Imperial court in Japan, hanami (cherry-blossom viewing) became a popular tradition among the elite ruling class during the Heian Period (794-1185), and then later, with the encouragement of Tokugawa Yoshimune (1684-1751), among commoners. News photo Blossoming international relationships: Cherry blossom on the National Mall overlooking the Washington Monument in Washington, D.C. PAULE SAVIANO Today, Japanese people typically lay out bright-blue tarpaulins beneath cherry trees in...

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2012-4-27 - translation text for the advanced level

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In the Philippines, Independence Day (Filipino: Araw ng Kalayaan) is an annual national holiday observed on June 12, commemorating the Philippine Declaration of Independence from Spain on June 12, 1898. It is the National Day of the Philippines. The declaration of Philippine independence from the colonial rule of Spain concluded the Philippine Revolution. Philippine independence, however, was not recognized either by the United States or by Spain. The Spanish government later ceded the Philippine archipelago to the United States in the 1898 Treaty of Paris, and the United States granted ind...

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