Dear Merrys:–As a subject appropriate to the season, I want to tell you about a New Year’s breakfast which I had when I was a little girl. What do you think it was? A slice of dry bread and an apple. This is how it happened, and it is a true story, every word. As […]
Danh mục: Truyện ngắn
Để có thể trở thành master trong một ngôn ngữ thì đầu tiên là phải nạp đủ lượng từ vựng cho mình. Mà để nạp được lượng từ vựng cho đủ và đơn giản thì không phải là điều dễ dàng gì. Bạn có thể tụng như tụng kinh, hoặc viết lặp đi lặp lại một từ hoặc cụm từ.
Nhưng chẳng có ích gì với cách học ấy, nó sẽ làm cho bạn cảm thấy chán ngấy và dễ dàng từ bỏ sớm thôi.
Cách nạp từ vựng tự nhiên nhất là đọc sách, báo, tin tức hay truyện. Sách, báo, tin tức là thứ khó hấp dẫn đa số mọi người. Nhưng truyện lại khác nó mang cho tới cho chúng ta một hứng thú nhất định. Càng đọc bạn lại càng muốn đọc.
Dĩ nhiên với trình độ cơ bản tiếng Anh thì bạn chưa thể nhai được những cuốn như “Harry Potter” vì vậy những truyện dưới đây là những truyện cực kỳ đơn giản với câu từ phổ thông nhất và nội dung hấp dẫn nhất sẽ giúp bạn rất nhiều trong tiếng trình thu thập từ vựng tiếng Anh
On the day that he was born Max slept for most of the time. And in the first weeks of his life he slept like other babies. But when he began to look around him, he didn’t sleep so much. He slept for a few hours at night and a little in the daytime. Then […]
It looked like a beautiful palace or a very big hotel. But it wasn’t made of stone; it was made of clouds: immense, milky-white clouds. When I reached the doors, they opened automatically; but perhaps they floated open – I can’t say. I entered an enormous hall. It was so high and so wide that […]
Megan I pulled the curtains open and looked down at the street. It was hot, too hot for London in the middle of July and I was angry. I closed the curtains and returned to my mother’s room. She lay in bed and I could hear her breathing. She looked so thin and I sat […]
The Nursery Wendy, John and Michael Darling live in a lovely house in London. They have got a big, sunny nursery. There are colourful pictures and a big clock on the wall. There are toys here and there. The Darlings are a happy family. Mr Darling and Mrs Darling love their children very much. Wendy […]
Here I Am ‘Here I am! Here I am!’ thinks Spotty, a small handsome baby giraffe. Mother is looking at him and listening to him. Of course, he can’t talk, but she understands his every word. ‘Who are you?’ Spotty asks. ‘I’m your mum,’ she answers. ‘My mum?’ he asks. ‘Who is mum?’ ‘Mum is […]
School and Football I was born an idiot – but I’m cleverer than people think. I can think things OK, but when I have to say them or write them down, sometimes they come out all wrong. When I was born, my Mom named me Forrest. My daddy died just after I was born. He […]
Jack’s mother can make paper animals come to life. In the beginning, Jack loves them and spends hours with his mom. But as soon as he grows up he stops talking to her since she is unable to converse in English. When his mother tries to talk to him through her creations, he kills them […]
This is a humorous story where the speaker explains the office policies, as well as gossip about the staff, to a new employee. It is extremely easy to read as the sentences are short and without any overly difficult words. Many working English learners will relate to it as it explains the absurdities of modern […]
Earth has been destroyed by war and no one lives on it anymore. The robots and the machines continue to function and serve human beings who have long ago died. What Is Great About It: The title is taken from a poem that describes how nature will continue its work long after humanity is gone. But […]