|Women have been skilled in the use of beauty aids. Cleoptara painted her eyebrows and lashes black just as women do today. She painted her upper lids blue-black and the lower ones green. Cleopatra was alo familiar with cold cream, the oldest cosmetic knwn to history.|
Most of the windows are broken, and the ones that were not broken were very dirty. Cracks in the walls were both wide and deep; the outside concrete of the building kept breaking away. The plumbing had long been ruined by vandals. And electric wiring had been pulled out. The building simply was not fit to live in.
|Dark green leafy vegetables such as kale and spinach are good sources of vitamin C. Carrots, squash and sweet potatoes are good sources of caretene, which the body changes to Vitamin A. Dark green leafy vegetables also supply us with iron. All vegetables are good for us because they supply us with important vitamins and minerals that build cells and keep us healhty. Vitamin C, for example, helps to build strong teeth and helps us to resist infections. Vitamin A helps us to keep skin healthy and protects our eyes. Iron,also an important part of vegetables, builds red blood cells. Without enough iron, we would suffer from an illness called anemia.|
|Fantasy and science fiction are fun to read. The writer so often do just the opposite of what the reader expects. They can make elevators giggle, coffeepots talk, basketballs have mind of their own, and people get coated with palstic. They do their things purposely to make their stories more entertaining.|
5. ไม่อยู่ในประโยคใดประโยคหนึ่ง แต่ต้องสรุปเองโดยนัย
American author jack London was once a pupil at the Cole Grammar School
in Oakland, California. Each morning the class sang a song. When the teacher
noticed that Jack wouldn't sing, she sent him to the principal. He returned
to class with a note. It siad that he could excuse from singing, but he
would have to write an essay every morning.
( main idea : Jack London's writing skill may be traced to his punishment in Grammar school.)
are several different kinds of classes on college and university campuses.
Professors usually teach large formal lectures. Students have to listen
and take notes. Then teaching assistants (T.A.S.) lead discussion groups.
In graduate seminars, small groups of students discuss their ideas with
their instructor and classmate.
Topic : Kinds of classes
Topic sentence : There are several different kinds of classes on college and university campuses.
Main idea : There are several different kinds of class.
handed people suffer more from stress than their right-handed peers, according
to a study of 1,100 adults by University of Michigan researchers. As a
result they smoke and drink more. Fifty-five percent of the lefties smoked,
whereas fewer than half of the righties smoked. Furthermore, the lefties
consumed more alcohol per year than their right-handed counterparts.
Topic : Left-handed and right-handed people
Topic sentence : Left-handed people suffer more from stress than their right-handed peers.
Main idea : Left-handed people suffer more from stress than right-handed people
much do you remember of what you learned over the past academic year?
How many of your high school classmates could you call by name right now?
How many times a week do you forget appointments, chores, and other details
of everyday life? Before you groan in self-disgust, take heart at how
normal you are. We all forget all kinds of things all the time.
Topic : Forgetting
Topic sentence : We all forget all kinds of things all the time.
Main idea : We all forget all kinds of things all the time.