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The report notes that obesity can lead to potentially fatal health problems including diabetes, stroke and cancer. But unfortunately, the obesity epidemic in America is getting worse.
报道指出,肥胖导致的健康问题有可能是致命的,如糖尿病、中风以及癌症。然而不幸的是,在美国,肥胖症正愈演愈烈。
This company has a very good reputation for job security and looking after its staff with things like good perks, good canteen and paid holidays, that sort of thing. Do those things actually motivate people at their work?
该公司颇享声名,因为它不仅有很好的职业保障,并且对员工照顾有加,比如福利较高、食堂伙食较好,甚至还有带薪假期等等。但是这些东西真能激发员工工作热情吗?
Many employees can assume that they’re being watched while they work during the day. The majority of the U.S. companies keep watch on their workers with video cameras, tape recorders, computer surveillance.
很多公司职员认为他们白天工作的时候是受监视的。大部分美国公司一直通过摄像头、录音机以及电脑监视器来监视他们的员工,
Within a decade of the introduction of the Divorce Act, the total divorce rate rose from 14% of all marriages in 1989 to 30% in 2006.
离婚法颁布十年以来,离婚率在1989还只有14%,到2006年已经上升到了30%。
The Chinese currency has appreciated by more than 8% since July, 2005, when the country allowed the Yuan to float against the U.S. dollar within a daily band of 0.3%.
自从2005年7月中国政府开始允许人民币对美金的日浮动率达到0.3%以来,人民币币值已经上涨了超过8%。