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Every people has his own way of saying things, its own special expression, Many everyday American expressions are based on colors. Red is a hot color, Americans often used it to express heat. They may say they are red hot about something unfair. When they are red hot, they are very angery about something. The small hot tasting peppers found in many Mexican foods are called red hot for their color and their fiery taste. Fast loud music is popular with many people. They may say the music is red hot, especially the kind called Dixieland Jazz. Pink is a lighter kind of red, people sometimes say they are in the pink when they are in good health. The expression was first used in America at the beginning of the 20th century. It probably comes from the fact that many babies are born with a nice pink color that shows that they are in good health. Blue is a cool color, the traditional blue music in the United States is the opposite of the red hot music. Bule is slow, sad and soulful. Duke Ellington and his orchestra recorded a famous song about the deep blue color, Indigo. In the words of the song, you ain't been blue till have that mood, Indigo. Someone who is bule is very sad. The color green is natural for trees and grass, but it's an unnatural color for humans. A person who has a sick feeling stomach may say she feels a little green. A passenger on a boat who is feeling very sick from hight way may look very green. Some times a person may be upset because he does not have something as nice as his friends has, like a fast new car. That perosn say, he is green with envy. Some people are green with envy because her friends has more dollars or greenbacks. Dollars are called greenbacks because that is the color of the back site of the paper money. The color black is used often in expressions. People describe the day which every thing goes wrong as a black day. The day of a major tragedy is remembered as a black day. A blacklist is illegal now. But at one time, some businesses refuce to employ people who are on a blcak list for belonging to a unpopular organizations. In some cases, color describe a situation. A brown out is an expression for reduction in electric power. Brown outs happen when there is too much demand for electricity. The electric system is unable to offer all the power needed in area. Black out were common during World War 2. Officials would order all lights in the city turn off. To make it difficult for enemy planes to find the target in the dark of night. I'm Warren Scheer. Listen again next week for another Words and their Storeis Program in Special English on the Voice Of America.
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Now the VOA Special English program Words and stories.

 

Every people has its own way of saying things, its own special expressions. Many everyday American expressions are based on colors. Red is a hot color. Americans often use it to express heat. They may say they are red hot about something unfair. When they are red hot they are very angry about something. The small hot tasting peppers found in many Mexican food are called red hots for their color and their firing taste. Fast, loud music is popular with many people. They may say the music is red hot, especially the kind called dic-len Jazz.

 

Pink is a light color of red. People sometimes say they are in the pink when they are in the good health. The expression was first used in America at the beginning of 20 century. It probably comes from the fact that many baby are born with a nice pink color that shows that they are in good health.

 

Blue is a cool color. The tradition blues music in the United State is the opposite of red hot music. Blues is slow, sad and sollowful. Duke *orchestra we called the famous song "mood indigo" about the deep blue color indigo. In the word of the song you aren't been blue till you had the mood of indigo. Someone who is blue is very sad.

 

The color green is natural for trees and grass, but it is unnatural color for humans. A person who has a sick feeling stomach in s may say she feels a little green. A passenger on the boat who is feeling very sick from high waves may look very green. Sometimes people may be upset because he does not have sth as nice as his friends have, like a fast new car. That people may say he is green with envy. Some people are green with because his friends has more dollars or green backs. Dollars are called green backs because that is the color of the backside of the paper money.

 

The color black is used often in expressions. People describe a day in which everything goes wrong as a black day. The date of major tragedy is remembered as a black day. A black list is illegal now one time some businesses refuse to employ people who are on the black list for belonging to unpopular organizations.

 

In some cases, colors describe a situation. A brownout is an expression for a reduction an electricity power. Blownout happen when there is too much demand for electricity. The electricity system is unable to offer all the power needed in an area. Brownout was common in world war 2. Official would order all light in the city turned off to make it difficult for enemy plane to find a target in the night.

 

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On caniggia1986: Now the VOA Special English Program Words and Their Stories. Every people have its own way of saying things--its own special expressions. Many everyday American expressions are based on colours. Red is a hot colour. Americans often use it to express heat. They may say they are red-hot about something unfair. When they are red-hot, they are very angry about something. The small hot tasting peppers found in many Mexican foods are called red-hots for the colour and their fairy taste. Fast loud music is popular with many people. They may say the music is red-hot, especially the kind called Dixieland Jazz. Pink is a lighter kind of red. People sometimes say they are in the pink when they are in good health. The expression was first used in America at the beginning of 20th century. It probably comes from the fact that many babies are born with a nice pink colour that shows that they are in good health. Blue is a cool colour. The traditional blues music in the United States is the opposite of red-hot music. Blues is a slow, sad and soulful. XXX recorded it a famous song mood indigo about the deep blue colour indigo. In the words of the song you've been blue to you have that mood indigo. Someone who is blue is very sad. The colour green is natural for trees and grass. But it is unnatural colour for humans. A person who has a sick feeling of stomach may say she feels a little green. A passenger on a boat who is feeling very sick from high waves may look very green. Sometimes a person may be upset because he does not have something as nice as a friend has like a fast new car. That person may say he is green with envy. Some people are green with envy because your friend has more dollars or greenbacks. Dollars are called greenbacks because that is the colour of backside of the paper money. The colour black is used often in its expressions. People describe a day in which everything goes wrong as a black day. The date of major tragedy is remembered as a black day. A black list is illegal now but at one time some businesses refused to employ people who are honored on the black list for belonging to unpopular organizations. In some cases colours describe a situation. A brownout is an expression for a reduction in any electric power. Brownouts happen when there is too much demand for electricity. The electric system is unable to offer all the power needed in the area. Blackout words was common during World War II. Officials would order all lights in the city turned off to make it difficult for enemy planes to find a target in the dark of the night. I'm Warren Shier. Listen again next week for another --Words and Their stories Program in special English on the VOA.
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Now the VOA Special English Program Words and their Stories

 

Every people has his own way of saying things, its own special expression, Many everyday American expressions are based on colors. Red is a hot color, Americans often used it to express heat. They may say they are red hot about something unfair. When they are red hot, they are very angry about something. The small hot tasting peppers found in many Mexican foods are called red hot for their color and their fiery taste. Fast loud music is popular with many people. They may say the music is red hot, especially the kind called Dixieland Jazz.

 

Pink is a lighter kind of red, people sometimes say they are in the pink when they are in good health. The expression was first used in America at the beginning of the 20th century. It probably comes from the fact that many babies are born with a nice pink color that shows that they are in good health.

 

Blue is a cool color, the traditional blues music in the United States is the opposite of the red hot music. Bule is slow, sad and soulful. Duke Ellington and his orchestra recorded a famous song <Mood Indigo> about the deep blue color, Indigo. In the words of the song, you ain't been blue till you have that mood, Indigo. Someone who is bule is very sad.

 

The color green is natural for trees and grass, but it's an unnatural color for humans. A person who has a sick feeling stomach may say she feels a little green. A passenger on a boat who is feeling very sick from hight way may look very green. Some times a person may be upset because he does not have something as nice as his friends has, like a fast new car. That perosn may say, he is green with envy. Some people are green with envy because her friends has more dollars or greenbacks. Dollars are called greenbacks because that is the color of the back site of the paper money.

 

The color black is used often in expressions. People describe the day which every thing goes wrong as a black day. The date of a major tragedy is remembered as a black day. A blacklist is illegal now. But at one time, some businesses refuse to employ people who are on a blcak list for belonging to a unpopular organizations.

 

In some cases, color describe a situation. A brown out is an expression for reduction in electric power. Brown out happen when there is too much demand for electricity. The electric system is unable to offer all the power needed in area.

 

Black out were common during World War 2. Officials would order all lights in the city turn off. To make it difficult for enemy planes to find the target in the dark of night.

 

I'm Warren Scheer. Listen again next week for another Words and their Storeis Program in Special English on the Voice Of America.

 

 

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Now the VOA Special English program---words and their stories. Every people has its own way of saying things, its own special expressions. Many everyday American expressions are based on colors.

 

Red is a hot color. Americans often use it to express heat. They may say they are red hot about something unfair. When they are red hot, they are very angry about something. The small hot tasting peppers found in many Mexican foods are called red hots for their color and their fairy taste. Fast loud music is popular with many people. They may say the music is red hot, especially the kind called D*** jazz.

 

Pink is a lighter kind of red. People sometimes say they are in the pink when they are in good health. The expression was first used in America at the beginning of 20th century. It probably comes from the fact that many babies are born with a nice pink color that shows that they are in good health.

 

Blue is a cool color. The traditional blues music in the US is the opposite of red hot music. Blues is slow, sad and sorrowful. Do you ******** we call it a famous song—mood in the go about the deep blue color in the go. In the words of the song, you **** tell you had that mood in the go. Someone who is blue is very sad.

 

The color green is natural for trees and grass, but it is an unnatural color for humans. A person who has a sick feeling stomach may say she feels a little green. A passenger on a boat who is feeling very sick from high waves may look very green. Sometimes a person may be upset because he does not have something as nice as a friend has, like a fast new car. That person may say he is green with envy. Some people are green with envy because a friend has more dollars or green backs. Dollars are called green backs because that is the color of back side of the paper money.

 

The color black is used often in expressions. People describe a day in which every thing goes wrong as a black day. The date of a major tragedy is remembered as a black day. A black list is illegal now but it one time some businesses refuse to employ people who were on black list for belonging to unpopular organizations.

 

In some cases, colors describe a situation. A brown out is an expression for a reduction an electric power. Brown outs happen when there is too much demand for electricity. The electric system is unable to offer all the power needed in an area. Black outs were common during World War II. Officials would order all lights in the city turned off to make it difficult for enemy planes to find the target in the dark of night.

 

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Now the VOA Special English program Words and Their Stories.

Every people has its own way of saying things,its own special expressions.Many everyday American expressions are based on colors red is a hot color. Americans often use it to express heat.They may say they are red hot about something unfair. When they are red hot they are very angry about something. The small hot tasting peppers found in many Mexican foods are called red hots for their color and firy taste. Fast loud music is popular with many people. They may say the music is red hot.Especially the kind called dicsy lan jas.Pink is a lighter kind of red. People sometimes say they are in the pink when they are in good health.The expression was first used in America at the beginning of 20th century.It probably comes from the fact that many babies are born with a nice pink color that shows that they are in good health. Blue is a cool color but traditional Blues music in the United States is the opposite of red hot music. Blues is slow, sad and soulful. Duke Ellington that is orchestra we called it a famous song who indego about the deep blue color indego in the words of the song you aping blue kill you mood indego someone who is blue is very sad But color green is natural for trees and grass. But it is unnatural color for humans, a person who has a sick feeling stomach may say she feels a little green a passenger on a boat who is feeling very sick from high waves may look very green sometimes a person may be upset, because he doesn't not have something as nice as his friend has like a fast new car that person may say he is green with envy. some people are green with envy, because your friend has more dollars or green backs dollars are called green backs because that is the color of the backside of the paper money. The color black is used often in the expressions. People describe a day in which everything goes as a black day. The date of a major tragedy is remembered as a black day A blacklist is illegal now. but at one time, some vicious*** refuse to employ people who are horner blacklist. for belonging to unpopular organizations. In some cases, colors describe situation. A brown out is an expression for a reduction *in electric power. Brown outs happen when there is too much demand for electricity. The electric system is unable to offer all the power needed in an area. Black outs were common during World War II .Officials would order all lights in the city turned off to make it difficult for enemy planes to find a target in the dark of night.

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Now the VOA special English programms : words and their stories.Every people have their own way to say things,It is own special expressions,Many everyday expressions are based on colors. Red is a hot color,American often use it to express hate.They may say they are red hot about sth. that's not fair,When they are red hot,they are very angry about sth.The small hot tasting pipes found in american foods for the color and final taste.Fast loud music is popular with many people,they may say the music is red hot.Especially,the kind they called diczilan jazz. pink is a letter kind of red,people sometime say they are in the pink when they are in good health.The expression was first used in america at the beginning of the 20 years century.It properly comes from the fact that many babies are born with a nice pink color that shows they are in good health. Blue is a cool color,the traditional blue's music in the United states is the uppset of the red hot music,blue is slow,sad and soul foul?Do you get it in a comic we called a famous song mooned in the goal? about the deep blue color in the goal? In the words of the song,you eight been blue that you had in the goal.Someone who was blue is very sad. the color green is natural for trees and grass,But it is an unatural color for humans,a person who has sick feeling stomache, they say she feels a little green, a passage on the board who is feeling very sicks from high waves may look very green,Sometimes, a person may be upset because he doesn't have sth. likes that his friend has, like a fast new car,that person may say he is green with envy,some people are green with envy because his friend has more dolls or green backs, dolls are called green backs because that is the color of the back side of the paper money. The color black is used often in expressions,People describe the day in which eveything goes wrong as a black day.The date of a mature tragity is remembered as a black day,a black list is illegal now. but at one time some businesses refuse to employ people who are on a black list for belonging to unpolpular organizations. In some cases,colors describe a situation,a brown loud is an expression for a reduction in ? power.Brown loud happen when there is too much demand for the electricity.the ? system is unable to offer all the power needed in the area .black louds were common during the world-war2,a fasions? of all lights in the city off to make it difficult for enemy playing to find the target in the dark of light. I am warrin shill listen again next week for another words and their stories program in special english on the voice of america.
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now,the VOA special English program-words and their stories Every people has his own way of saying things, its own special expression. Many every day American expressions are based on colors. Red is a hot color. Americans often used it to express heat. They may say they are red hot about something unfair. When they are red hot, they are very angery about something. The smallhard tasting papers found many mexican food are caaled red-hots for their colors and fairy taste .Fast loud music is popular with many people. They may say the music is red hot, especially the kind called ____ Jazz. Pink is a light kind of red, people sometimes say they are in the pink when they are in good health. The expression was first used in America at the beginning of the 20th century. It probably comes from the fact that many babies are born with a nice pink color that shows that they are in good health. Blue is a cool color, the traditional blue music in the United States is the upset of the red hot music. Bule is slow, sad and sorrowful. _____ __ _____ we called a famous song about the deep blue color, Indigo. In the words of the song, you ain't been blue till have that mood, Indigo. Someone who is bule is very sad. The color green is natural for trees and grass, but it's an unnatural color for humans. A person who has a sick feeling stomach may say she feels a little green. A passenger on a boat who is feeling very sick from hight waves may look very green. Some times a person may be upset because he does not have something as nice as his friends has, like a fast new car. That perosn may say, he is green with envy. Some people are green with envy because her friends has more dollars or greenbacks. Dollars are called greenbacks because that is the color of the back side of the paper money. The color black is used often in expressions. People describe the day which every thing goes wrong as a black day. The day of a major charge is remembered as a black day. A black list is illegal now. But at one time, some businesses refused to employ people who are on a blcak list for belonging to unpopular organizations In some cases, color describe a situation. A brown out is an expression for a reduction in electric power. Brown outs happen when there is too much demand for electricity. The electric system is unable to offer all the power needed in area.Black out were common during World War 2. Officials would order all lights in the city turned off. To make it difficult for enemy place to find the target in the dark of night. I'm Warren Scheer. Listen again next week for another Words and their Storeis Program in Special English on the Voice Of America [ 本帖最后由 幸福偏旁 于 2008-4-11 16:10 编辑 ]
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Now the VOA Special English Program Words and Their Stories.

 

Every people has its own way of saying things, its own special expressions. Many everyday American expressions are based on colors.

 

 Red is a hot color. Americans often use it to express hate. They may say they are red hot about something unfair. When they are red hot, they are very angry about something. The small hot tasting peppers found in many Mexican foods are called red hot for their color and their fiery taste. Fast loud music is popular with many people. They may say the music is red hot, especially the kind called Dixieland Jazz.

 

Pink is a lighter kind of red, people sometime say they are in the pink when they are in good health. The expression was first used in America at the beginning of the 20th century. It probably comes from the fact that many babies are born with a nice pink color that shows that they are in good health.

 

Blue is a cool color, the traditional blues music in the United States is the opposite of the red hot music. Bule is slow, sad and soulful. Duke Ellington and his orchestra recorded a famous song <Mood Indigo> about the deep blue color, Indigo. In the words of the song, you ain't been blue till you had that mood, Indigo. Someone who is blue is very sad.

 

The color green is natural for trees and grass, but it's an unnatural color for humans. A person who has a sick feeling stomach may say she feels a little green. A passenger on a boat who is feeling very sick from high waves may look very green. Sometimes a person maybe upset because he does not have something as nice as a friends hands, like a fast new car. That person may say, he is green with envy. Some people are green with envy because the friends has more dollars or greenbacks. Dollars are called greenbacks because that is the color of the back site of the paper money.

 

The color black is used often in expressions. People discribe the day which everything goes wrong as a black day. The date of a major tragedy is remembered as a black day. A blacklist is illegal now. But at one time, some businesses refuse to employ people who are on a blcak list for belonging to a unpopular organizations.

 

In some cases, color describe a situation. A brown out is an expression for reduction in electric power. Brown out happen when there is too much demand for electricity. The electric system is unable to offer all the power needed in the area.

 

Black out were common during World War 2. Officials would order all lights in the city turn off. To make it difficult for enemy planes to find the target in the dark of night.

 

I'm Warren Scheer. Listen again next week for another Words and their Storeis Program in Special English on the Voice of America.

 

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Now the VOA special English program——Words and Their Stories. Every people has its own way of saying things, its own special expressions. Many every day, American expressions are based on colors. Red is a hot color, Americans often use it to express heat. They may say, they’re red hot about something unfair. When they’re red hot, they’re very angry about something. The small hot tasting peppers found in many Mexican foods are called “red hots” for their color and their fiery taste. Fast loud music is popular with many people. They may said the music is “red hot”, especially the kind called “dizzy land Jazz”. Pink is a lighter kind of red. People sometimes say they’re in the pink when they’re in good health. The expression was first used in America at the beginning of the twentieth century. It probably comes from the fact that many babies are born with a nice pink color that shows that they’re in good health. Blue is a cool color. The traditional blues music in the United States is the opposite of red hot music. Blues is slow, sad and soulful. Duke Ellington and his orchestra recorded a famous song “Mood Indigo” about the deep blue color indigo. In the words of the song, “you ain't been blue till you had that mood indigo”. Someone who is blue is very sad. The color green is natural for trees and grass. But it is an unnatural color for humans. A person who has a sick feeling stomach may say “she feels a little green.” A passenger on a boat who is feeling very sick from high waves may look very green. Sometimes a person may be upset because he does not have something as nice as a friend has—— like a fast new car. That person may say, he is green with envy. Some people are green with envy because a friend has more dollars or greenbacks. Dollars are called greenbacks because that is the color of the backside of the paper money. The color black is used often in expressions. People describe a day in which everything goes wrong as a black day. The date of a major tragedy is remembered a black day. A black list is illegal now but at one time, some businesses refuse to employ people who were on a black list for belonging to unpopular organizations. In some cases, color describes a situation. A brown out is an expression for a reduction in electric power. Brown out happened when there is too much demand for electricity. The electric system is unable to offer for all the power needed in an area. Black out were common during World War II. Officials would order all lights in a city turned off to make it difficult for enemy planes to find a target in a dark of night. I’m Warren Sheer. Listen again next week for another Words and Their Stories program in special English on Voice of America. [ 本帖最后由 mianmian0325 于 2008-4-13 14:33 编辑 ]

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Now, the VOA Special English program WORDS and THEIR STORIES.

Every people have its own way of saying things, its own especial expressions. Many everyday, American expressions are based on colors. Red is a heart color. Americans often use it to express heat. They may say there are heart about something on there. When they are red heart, they are very angry about something. The small heart tasting peppers found the many M food are called red hearts for their color and their fairly taste. Fast loud music is popular with many people. They may say the music is red heart, especially the kind called d* jazz.

Pink is a lighter kind of red. People sometimes say they are in the pink when they are in good health. The expression was first used in America at the beginning of the 20th century. It probably comes from fact that many babies are born with a nice pink color that shows that they are in good health.

Blue is a cool color. The traditional blues music in US is the upset of red heart music. Blues is slow, sad and thoughtful. ** we called the famous song blue in the ** about the deep blur color **. In the words of the song, you are blue ** mood in the **. Someone who is blue is very sad.

The color green is natural for trees and grass, but it is unnatural color for humans. A person ** sick feeling stomachache may say she feels a little green. A passenger on a boat who is feeling very sick from high waves may look very green. Sometimes a person may be upset because he has not have something as nice as friend ** like the fast new car. That person may say he is green with a*. Some people are green with a* because the f* more dollars or green backs. Dollars are called green backs because that is the color of the backside of the paper money.

The color black is used often in expressions. People describe a day with everything goes wrong as a black day. We date of a major tragedy is remembered as a black day. A black list is illegal now, but it one time some businesses refused to employ people who are on a black list for the belonging to a popular organization.

In some cases, colors describe a situation. A brown ** is an expression for a reduction in the electric power. Brown ** happen when there’s too much demand for the electricity. The electric system is unable to offer all the power needed in the area. Brown ** will common during World War . Officials will order all lights in city turned off to make it difficult for enemy planes to find target in the black of night.

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Now the Voa.Special English programe---Words and their Stories. Every people has their own way of saying things.Its own special expressions.Many everyday American expressions are based on colors.Red is a hot color.American often use it to express heat. They may say they are red hot about something unfair.When they are red hot,they are very angry about something.The small hot tasting peppers found in many Maxican food are cvalled red hots for their color and their fiery taste.Fsat loud music is popular ith many people. They may say the music is red hot,especially a kind called Dixieland Jazz. Pink,is a light kind of color.People sometimes say they are in the pink when they are in good health.The expression was first used in America at the beginning of 20th century.The probably come the fact many babies are born with a nice pink color that shows they are in good health. Blue is a cool color.The traditional blue music in the United States is oppsite of ed hot music.Blue is slow,sad and soulful.Duke Ellington and his orchestra recorded a famous song about the deep blue color indigo.In the words of song,you ain't been blue till have that mood, Indigo. Someone who is bule is very sad. The color green is natural color for trees ang grass.But it isn't natural color for humans.A person has a sick feeling stomach may say she feels a little green.A pasaenger on a boat very sick from the high waves may look very green.Sometimes a person may be upset because he does not have something nice as a friend has,like a fast new car.That person may say heis angry with envy.Some person with envy because his friends have more dollars or greenbacks.Dollars are called greenbacks because that is the color of the back site of the papper money. But color black is used often in expressions.People describe the day which every thing goes wrong as a black day. The day of a major tragedy is remembered as a black day. A blacklist is illegal now. But at one time, some businesses refuce to employ people who are on a blcak list for belonging to a unpopular organizations. In some cases, color describe a situation. A brown out is an expression for reduction in electric power. Brown outs happen when there is too much demand for electricity. The electric system is unable to offer all the power needed in area. Black out were common during World Warιι . Officials would order all lights in the city turn off. To make it difficult for enemy planes to find the target in the dark of night. I'm Warren Scheer. Listen again next week for another Words and their Storeis Program in Special English on the Voice Of America.
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Now the Voa.Special English programe---Words and their Stories. Every people has its own way of saying things,its own special expressions.Many everyday American expressions are based on colors.Red is a hot color.Americans often use it to express heat. They may say they are red hot about something unfair.When they are red hot,they are very angry about something.The small hot tasting peppers found in many Maxican foods are called red hots for their color and their fiery taste.Fast loud music is popular with many people. They may say the music is red hot,especially the kind called Dixieland Jazz. Pink,is a lighter kind of red.People sometimes say they are in the pink when they are in good health.The expression was first used in America at the beginning of the 20th of century.They probably come from the fact that many babies are born with a nice pink color that shows that they are in good health. Blue is a cool color.The traditional blue music in the United States is the opposite of red hot music.Blue is slow,sad and soulful.Duke Ellington and his orchestra recorded a famous song ,mood Indigo,about the deep blue color,indigo.In the words of  the song,you ain't been blue till you have that mood, Indigo. Someone who is bule is very sad. The color green is natural for trees and grass,but it is unatural color for humans.A person who has a sick feeling stomach may say she feels a little green.A pasaenger on a boat who is feeling very sick from the high waves may look very green.Sometimes a person may be upset because he does not have something nice as a friend has,like a fast new car.That person may say he is green with envy.Some person are green with envy because his friends have more dollars or greenbacks.Dollars are called greenbacks because that is the color of the back site of the paper money. But color black is used often in expressions.People describe a day which every thing goes wrong as a black day. The day of a major tragedy is remembered as a black day. A blacklist is illegal now. But at one time, some businesses refuced to employ people who were on a blcak list for belonging to unpopular organizations. In some cases, colors describe a situation. A brown out is an expression for a reduction in electric power. Brown outs happen when there is too much demand for electricity. The electric system is unable to offer all the power needed in area. Black outs were common during World Warιι . Officials would order all lights in the city turned off,to make it difficult for enemy planes to find the target in the dark of night.
I'm Warren Scheer. Listen again next week for another Words and their Storeis Program in Special English on the Voice Of America.

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Every people has its own way of saying things, it is own special expressions. Many everyday American expressions are based on colours. Red is a hot colour. American often use to express heat. They may say they are red hot on something unfair. When they are red hot they are very angry about thing. The small hot tasting peppers found in many Mexican foods are called red hots for their color and their fiery taste. Fast loud music is popular with many people. They may say the music is red hot, especially the kind called Dixieland jazz. Pink is a lighter colour of red. People sometimes say they are in the pink when they are in good healthy. The expression was first used in the America at the beginning of the 20 century. It probably comes from the fact that many baby are born with a nice pink colour that shows they are in good healthy. slow, sad and soulful. In the words of the song: "You ain't been blue till you've had that Mood Indigo." Someone who is blue is very sad. Blue is a cool colour. The traditional blues music in the United States is the oppsite of red hot music. Blue is slow, sad and soulful. Duke Ellington and his orchestra recorded a famous song – Mood Indigo – about the deep blue colour, indigo. In the words of the song: "You ain't been blue till you've had that Mood Indigo." Someone who is blue is very sad. The colour green is natural for trees and grass, but it is unatural for humans. A person who may say he feels a little green........A passage on the boat who is feeling sick ..may look very green. Sometimes a person is upset because he doesn't have something as nice as his friend has, like a fast new car. That person may say he is green with envy. Some people are green because his dollar or green backs that is the colour of the back side of the paper money. But colour black is used often in expression people describle everything goes wrong as a black day. The day of tragic is remmbered as a black day.Some business refuse to employ people who .....for belonging to unpopular.....In some cases,colour describe a situation. happen when there is too much demand for the electricity. The electricitism is unable to offer the power needed in the area.Black was coming during the world war 2. The officals ordered all lights to turn off to make it difficult for enmy to find the traget in th dark of nights
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