Annie gave Oliver a pop quiz on last week’s phrases. She also taught him some more expressions that use animal images or animal names.
as brave as a lion
Bird of a feather flock together.
There’s a black sheep in every flock.
Let sleeping dog lie.
Love is like a magic key that can open every door. A loving person treats all the life forms with affection and wishes them health and happiness. He takes pleasure to see them enjoy their roles in the world. There is a loving communication between all the living things in nature.
2018/05/08 (星期二) 0:10:06
When you are picking team members to work with on a project, do you always pick those who agree with every opinion of yours? Consider for a moment the benefits you could reap from a team member who has a different vision. Sometimes when things go too well, we progress so fast we miss the blind spots. Friction creates conflict, which can be unpleasant sometimes, but friction can also be the ladder to greatness.
2018/08/07 (星期二) 10:04
You can’t teach an old dog new tricks. Oliver shows up with a user manual he needs to study in order to teach his grandfather how to watch the news online. He tells Annie that his grandfather is having a hard time learning to use new technology. Annie explains to Oliver why his school assigns classes according to ability and reminds him not to be too proud.
2018/09/19 (星期三) 10:07