Six second-year students from Hung Jen Catholic Girls’ High School in Chiayi City put to use what they learnt in a case study class by splitting into two groups to conduct research into the safe limits of consumption — and the preparation methods for —FULL STORY
A: I’m off to get some supplies. Is there anything I can get for you while I’m there?
B: That’s good of you.
A: No worries. At home, you rely on your parents. When you move out, you rely on your friends.
B: Right. I needFULL STORY
A: How’s that article the supervisor asked you to write?
B: He said in some of the sections I went off on flights of fancy, and asked me to rewrite them.
A: So what will you do? Someone as funny as you must find itFULL STORY
As a warm-up to the 2018 Taichung World Flora Expo, this year’s International Flower Carpet Festival has been moved to the Huatien Lulang eco-park in Taichung’s Houli District. The festival will occupy an area of approximately five hectares and will include a variety ofFULL STORY
Lu Chun-kai, who works in Taiwan High Speed Rail’s (THSR) overhead power line maintenance section, is called “THSR Spiderman” on account of the kind of work he does. He and his girlfriend Wang Chu-i meet by chance at a THSR activity. The high-speed rail hasFULL STORY
A: If you could be a superhero, who would you be?
A: Why Spiderman?
B: We have a lot of mosquitoes at home.
A: I like riding the train while eating a lunch box and looking at the sea.
B: Yes, I love traveling by train. I prefer it to driving or flying.
A: We should take the train around Taiwan together sometime.
B: That’s a great idea.
On the evening of Feb. 9, the second evening of the Lunar New Year Festival, a man surnamed Lee and members of his family went to eat at a well-known roast duck restaurant in the eastern part of Taipei. Lee’s niece, also surnamed Lee, claimedFULL STORY
A: I dropped my phone in the bathroom washbasin. It broke.
B: Why did you bring your phone into the bathroom?
A: I was afraid of missing any phone calls.
B: But isn’t your wife the only who calls you?
The harvest season is underway for watermelons, a local specialty of Sinfong Township in Hsinchu County. Tien Chao-lung, known as the “watermelon prince,” has been growing melons for more than half a century, and he still starts work at sunrise. Notably, the native melon varietyFULL STORY