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Where should you invest your 10,000 hours

The 10,000-Hour Rule says that you need approximately(not ​completely ​accurate but ​close) 10,000 hours of practice to become a world-class expert in a field. There is no other way: if you want to be a world-class expert in your field, you must do your 10,000 hours of practice. 一万小时天才理论说的是:要想成为这一领域的世界级专家,你就需要花大约一万个小时来练习。没有其他的法子,如果你想成功,那就必须得花一万个小时。 Then, where should you invest(to put ​money, ​effort, ​time, etc. into

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Grow into an honest man

Translated by Gilbert Cannan Louisa took the child feverishly and pressed it to her bosom. She looked at it with a bashful and delighted smile. “Oh, my poor child!” she said shamefacedly. “How ugly you are—how ugly! and how I love you!” Jean Michel went back to the fireside. He began to poke the fire in protest, but a smile

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Goatherd and the wild goats

A goatherd, having led his goats to pasture, noticed that they were mixing with some wild goats. And, when evening fell, he herded all of them into his cave together. The next day, a great storm raged. Not being able to lead them out to pasture as usual, he left them inside. To his own goats he gave only a

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Eagle and the scarab beetle

An eagle was once pursuing a hare. This hare, seeing his position was hopeless, turned to the only creature whom fate offered for help: it was a scarab beetle. The hare begged the beetle to save him. The scarab beetle reassured him, and upon the eagle’s approach the beetle beseeched her not to carry off the hare. But the eagle,

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The First Snow

The first snow came. How beautiful it was, falling so silently, all day long, all night long, on the mountains, on the meadows(a ​field with ​grass and often ​wild ​flowers in it), on the roofs(the ​covering that ​forms the ​top of a ​building, ​vehicle, etc) of the living, on the graves of the dead! 初雪来了。她是多么美丽。一整天,一整夜,静静地落在山岭上,落在草地上,落在人们居住的房顶上,落在沉寂的坟墓上! All white save the river,

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Difference between chance and opportunity

chance 是机率,或指任何一种可以做某事的机会和可能性。但是 opportunity 是一种好的机会,可以达成某种目标的机会,背後暗示了期许和期望。 当一个人说 I have a chance to meet with the president. 指的是得到了和总统见面的机会,能够和总统见面,这样的事有了可能性。但说 I have an opportunity to meet with the president. 则暗示了此人原本就想和总统见面,而现在有人给了这样的机会,让心愿成真。 另外,a good chance 指的是很高的机率,不是 “很好的机会”。 比如:There’s a good chance he might turn us down. 译:他很可能拒绝我们。

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Difference between forward and sendRedirect

Redirect request is used to redirect to resources to different servers or domains. This transfer of control task is delegated to the browser by the container. That is, the redirect sends a header back to the browser / client. This header contains the resource url to be redirected by the browser. Then the browser initiates a new request to the