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[report整理] Words and Their Stories 2011-03-13

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[Homework]Words and Their Stories 2011-03-13

monkeys are very similar to us in many ways,most have ten fingers pad tantoes and bringing much lackout ,we enjoy watch them because they often act like us.
in fact,charels darvin theory of evolution says that monkeys and humans share a common ancestor.some writer @@ in the musical princess adult wrote,darvin in man though will behaved at best is only a monkey ashamed.
his words song to @@@'s music make listener smile while monkeys make us smile too ,because they are creatures full of playful tricks.this is why many monkey expressions are about tricky people or playful acts.
one of these expressions is monkey shines meaning tricks or foolish acts ,the meaning is clear if you have ever watched a group of monkeys playfully chasing each other , furling tails ,stilling foods ,doing tricks.
so,when a teacher says to a group of students , stop those monkey shines right now ,you know that the boys and girls are playing instead of studying.
you might hear that same teacher warn a student not to monkey around with valuable piece of equipment.
you monkey around when something when you do not know what you are doing ,you are touching or playing with something you should leave alone .
also you can monkey around when you feel like doing something but have no firm idea what to do .
for example , you tell your friends you are going to spend the day monkeying around with your car ,when you do not have any job or goal in mind ,it is just a way to pass the time .
a monkey business usually means secret,maybe illegal activities ,a news report may say there is monkey business rolled in building a new airport with some officials getting secret payments from builders.
you may make a monkey out of someone when you make out person look foolish ,some people make a monkey out of themselves by acting foolish or silly , if one monkey has fun ,imagine how much fun a barrel of monkey can have ,if your friend says he has more fun than a barrel of monkeys at your party you know that he has a really good time .
monkey suits a @@ of clothes or uniforms sodiers player ,in earlier years in many american cities, you would find men playing musical hand-organs on the street.
dancing to the music ,would be the man's small monkey, dressed in a tight fighting colourful jacket ,similar to a military uniform,so people began to call a military uniform a monkey suits .

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