只用一本书提高英语听力能力!重温经典名著双语阅读小编推荐:跟着纪录片学英语不背单词和语法,轻松学英语
返回列表 回复 发帖

[BBC] 【整理】 BBC 2008-02-17

提高英语听力能力 找对方法很重要!
homework
BBC news with Fiona Mcdonald
The leader of the main opposition party in Pakistan ** has appealed for calm after a suicide car bombing at a supporter’s rally killed 37 people. The blast happened on the last day of campaigning before Monday’s general election. Christlame reports from Islamic Bagdad.
This election campaign has ended as it began with excessive violence casting a long shadow. A car was driven into a crowd waiting for food after an election meeting in a town of *in a region where Islamic militancy has been on the rise. A witness said the car blew up scattering the body parts across the street. Many of the dead and wounded were supporters of Pakistan people’s party. The election is supposed to be a landmark in a transition to civilian democracy. But security concerns remain high.
Thousands of ethical ** poured out on the streets of ** the capital of the Serbian province of Kosovo to celebrate its imminent unilateral declaration of independence. In the Serbian capital, B*, thousands of demonstrators protested the loss of territory they considered as their heart land. Kosovo’s prime minister**, said the influence of * had ended. The independence was a done deal and Kosovo must live to the future. From **, Helen Fore reports.
The countdown to the Kosovo’s independence is on. Final preparation has been made for celebrations, the song, the party has already started. On Sunday, hundreds of thousands of ethnical ** are expected on the streets of the capital. Many people here are flying the ** flag. Kosovo’s new flag is yet to be unveiled. There is concerns is may spark sporadic violence. 16 thousand nato troops based in Kosovo and the security is tight.
The UN high commissioner for refugees Tony* has said it’s time to start considering the possibility of organizing the voluntary return of some of the billions Iraqis fled their homes because of the violence. Mr.* has agreed with the Iraqi government from an assessment of condition on the ground to take place to see if it is safe for the refugees to return.
“returns can take place voluntarily with safety and dignity and people must see their basic problems or there’s a lot of work to be done. And we will be working good together with Iraq government in a assessment in order to look at future opportunities in reason. And we hope we’ll be able to take place in a way that will contribute to national conciliation and to re-conciliation to the country.
A former Nazi ss member who has convicted his absence of war crime in Italy has started the prison-sentence in southern Italy following his extradition in Canada. The man* was found guilty in 2000 of killings// when he became guard in northern Italy in the last year of the second world war.
World news from the BBC.
At the start of tour of Africa, president Bush has urged anti-violence in Kenya. He said the secretary of state ** Rise would underline their message in their forth coming visit there. The speaking in *, the first stop of tour, Mr bush said African many conflicts were not the main focus of his visit. He wanted to highlight the success stories.
‘there’s a lot work to be done. One of reasons I come on this trip is to say look at this success we gain. We’ll be, by the way, not American success. It’s a joint success and look at the work needs to be done. “
Tens of thousands of ** held rally in the capital * and support one of the main opposition candidates in choosing presidential election. ** accused the authorities of appearing to regulate the vote.
President Robert*is stepping down after serving the * two terms. Observers say power’s likely to transfer to his chosen successor, the prime minister*.
A major scientific conference in the united states has heard the robots with artificial intelligence could become as clever as humans within 20 years. The inventor and author ,Doc. * told the meeting of American association for the advancement of science that progress in manipular computing would provide what they called the hard-ware for human-level artificial intelligence by the 2020s. He said already more than 20regions of the human brain had been modeled and stimulated.
A Brazilian film about police violence has won the golden bear, the top price of Berlin film festival. The film<the elite score < directed by J portrays the operations of a paramilitary police unit in . the American film maker Thomis* won the best director for there will be blood. The best actor award went to for his performance in the song of spirals as an ostrich farmer who moves to Iran when he loses his job.
返回列表