The panda in china a panda looks like a little bear. it has black and white fur. it lives only in china, so it is called the national treasure of china and protected by the law.
We all see panda on TV or in the zoo. they look stupid and walk slowly, but they are lovely and everyone likes them.A panda is lucky animal. we Chinese like it, and people of the world like it, too.
Now there are china s pandas in many other countries, such as japan and the USA a panda isn't a common animal, it is bridge of friendship.
Donny is my little brother.he is a naughty boy. on Sunday morning Donny went into the yard and played with a dog.Sometimes a bird would come down to stay on the top s of the dog s house. then Donny threw a stone at it.
Suddenly the little boy began crying. mother ran to Donny and asked him what was wrong. he said, I've broken sister s plate. she has beaten me.Why? i threw it at a bird, and it went straight to the plate. such was my naught brother.
3、I and hippo我与河马
A hippo lives in the zoo. i like him very much. i often go to see him. he often thinks of me, too.
Today is sunday. it is fine day. i go to see him again. after i leave the zoo, he follows me to my house.I give him lettuce, cabbages, bananas, apples and other food. he eats them up. when i sing songs, he stays in the pool. he is as quite as a rabbit.
In the evening, he jumps onto my bed with me. my mum tells him to go home.
he has to pack his bag and go back to the zoo. my mum lets me see him every week.
4、The old cat老猫
An old woman had a cat. the cat was very old; she could not run quickly, and she could not bite, because she was so old.
one day the old cat saw a mouse; she jumped and caught the mouse. but she could not bite it; so the mouse got out of her mouth and ran away, because the cat could not bite it.
Then the old woman became very angry because the cat had not killed the mouse. she began to hit the cat. the cat said, do not hit your old servant.
I have worked for you for many years, and would like to work for you, but I am too old. Don't be unkind to old people, remember what good old people did when they were young.
A man was going to the house of some rich person. as he went along the road, he saw a box of good apples at the side of the road. he said, i do not want to eat those apples; for the rich man will give me much food; he will give me very nice food to eat. then he took the apples and threw them away into the dust.
He went on and came to a river. the river had become very big; so he could not go over it. he waited for some time; then he said, i cannot go to the rich mans house today, for i cannot get over the river.
He began to go home. he had eaten no food that day. he began to want food. he came to the apples, and he was glad to take them out of the dust and eat them.
Do not throw good things away; you may be glad to have them at some other time.
One morning a countryman went to his goose's nest, and saw a yellow and gold littering egg there.He took the egg home. To his delight, he found that it was an egg of pure gold.
Every morning the same thing occurred, and he soon became rich by selling his eggs.
The countryman became more and more greedy. He wanted to get all the gold. at once, so he killed the goose, when he looked inside, he found nothing in its body.
7、Get on a gravy train守株待兔
Once upon a time, there was a farmer.One day, while he was working in the fields, he saw ahare run into a tree stump accidentally and die of a broken neck.The farmer took the hare home and cooked a delicious meal for himself.
That night he thought: "I needn't work so hard. All I have to do is wait every day by the stump to pick up the hare that runs into it."
So from then on he gave up farming, and stood by the tree stump waiting for the hare to come and run into it.But from then on, he never saw another hare run into the tree stump.
8、The Dog and the Shadow狗和影子
It happened that a Dog had got a piece of meat and was carrying it home in his mouth to eat it in peace. Now, on his way home he had to cross a plank lying across a running brook.
As he crossed, he looked down and saw his own shadow reflected in the water beneath. Thinking it was another dog with another piece of meat, he made up his mind to have that also.
So he made a snap at the shadow in the water, but as he opened his mouth the piece of meat fell out, dropped into the water and was never seen more.
Moral：Beware lest you lose the substance by grasping at the shadow.
9、The Ass and the Grasshopper 驴子与蚱蜢
An ass having heard some Grasshoppers chirping, was highly enchanted; and, desiring to possess the same charms of melody, demanded what sort of food they lived on to give them such beautiful voices.
They replied, "The dew." The Ass resolved that he would live only upon dew, and in a short time died of hunger.
10、The Raven and the Swan乌鸦和天鹅
A raven saw a Swan and desired to secure for himself the same beautiful plumage. Supposing that the Swan's splendid white color arose from his washing in the water in which he swam.
The Raven left the altars in the neighborhood where he picked up his living, and took up residence in the lakes and pools. But cleansing his feathers as often as he would, he could not change their color, while through want of food he perished.
Moral：Change of habit cannot alter Nature.