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[word-lover] 【整理】2008-07-27 Words and Their Stories

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Now the VOA special program English words and their stories, today’s word pan picks up to the day’s gold rush in California.

 

 On January 24th 1848, a man named jambs rosin marshal discovers gold in cattery of California. The news spread quickly thousands rushed west; they trebled on foot by horse, by bike and by boat to reach the gold peels. By 1849, the great gold rush was on. Towns and cities grow over night; throughout the covertures in the mountains along the stream of the rivers thousands of people searched for gold, they have food to eat and blankets to cover that, they also have mills to ride and picks and pans to search for gold.

 

Some found erasures noun ten rocks with gold, this man coverage, but such erasures feel and quickly clean by the first man to find them. Others search for gold in the rivers coming down the mountains; there were after peaceful of gold that rains wash down from the boat, they only way to find this gold was by pan, first are gold matter for the darters in the metal pan and adducer water that is sugar the pan, so that is the water with wash the darter, slowly he poured the water out of the pan.

 

 

If you were a lucky matter peaces of gold was remade. Across the nation newspapers tell a story of gold been found, one told how thousands people climbed the mountains looking for gold, some stories told how others followed the rivers of streams with pans, each one hope had placed claimed pan down well has some gold, for many gold many did not pan out for a few it pan out well, but in time huge machine was built that could wash many towns dirty at time, panning died out, the word however we remained the language, today Americans still say it panned out well, one something they have done please down, a business ,a discovery , a simply van pans out well if it is successful and happily sometimes things do not pan out.

 

 In recent years the word pan has taken another meaning , today it also means too quid says , how it get this meaning this hard to discover , but the job critic is too sometimes panned the work up of the writer, artist or singer, sometimes critics may pan a movie , a play so severely that no one would go to theater, there are time however one a play became highly successful even though most of the critics panned out with mercy , the pans should wash out play , but as an actor that panned out sometimes critics pan turns up gold.

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