A: I have two free movie tickets, wanna go?
B: Sure. Which movie?
A: It’s not fixed, and they are valid until the end of the year. Anything you fancy watching.
B: I don’t think there’s anything good on at the moment. The things I like to watchFULL STORY
To mark Earth Day, on April 22 Yunlin County Commissioner Lee Chin-yung had a vegetarian meal with children at Dounan Elementary School, so that the children could appreciate how vegetarianism is a practical and easy way of fighting global warming. As well as joining theFULL STORY
An elderly woman surnamed Chiang who is 92 years old underwent an open-heart surgery for aortic stenosis 10 years ago. Since the useful life of an implanted valve is limited to about 10 years, she needed to have a new valve implanted. If done byFULL STORY
A: Recently the daytime and nighttime temperature difference has been huge, I just don’t know what to wear.
B: Wear layers. Peel them off as necessary: each layer shouldn’t be too thick.
A: I often wear a jacket that’s too thick. When I go indoors I alwaysFULL STORY
A: Why are you covered from head to foot in white hairs?
B: Ah, I’ve got a pet cat. It’s cat hair.
A: Oh I see. And you’re wearing black today. The white hair is really visible.
B: Yep. My cat loves to play for my attention andFULL STORY
The flying fish season has opened in Taitung County’s Hsiao Lanyu Island. According to local tradition, people should avoid visiting Hsiao Lanyu Island during this season. However, a local travel agent recently posted on a Web site pictures showing groups of tourists hiking on HsiaoFULL STORY
A: I’m going to the coffee shop to get a takeaway cup of coffee. Can I pick you up a drink while I’m there?
B: As it happens, I’m in need of a caffeine pick-me-up, but I can’t get away from my desk at the moment.FULL STORY
Hsu Jui-ming, owner of the Taiping Ecological Farm in Taitung’s Beinan Township, believes in being kind to the land, and eschews the use of chemical weed control methods. Removing weeds by hand, however, can be expensive and time-consuming. He therefore came up with the ideaFULL STORY
In the coastal areas of Yunlin County’s Dongshi, Sihhu and Taisi townships, white radishes have reached harvest stage. Last year, quite a lot of farmers turned to growing white radishes, because the year before they had seen their other crops become severely damaged by diseasesFULL STORY
A: I just called you loads of times but you didn’t pick up.
B: I was just watching a film and my mobile was on silent mode. Is everything alright?
A: It’s just there was something urgent I wanted to talk to you about. I even leftFULL STORY