Date of publication: 2017-09-05 11:40
Past resettlements have resulted in disaster as well as success. Never has the relocation population been so large or the task of relocating them so controversial. Critics predict failure resulting in hundreds of thousands displaced, wretched immigrants likely to stir up protest and possibly destabilise the country. Resettlement is not a side issue. Its success is as crucial as that of the dam itself for the people and future of China.
But once found, how was he to treat the distant, the safe, the extensive theme? An attitude, a style had to be adopted one presumably that generalized, since problems of character were to be avoided that abolished the writer's personality, since he was not dealing with his own times and contemporary questions that was rhythmical and fluent, rather than abrupt and intense, since vast stretches of time had to be covered, and the reader carried smoothly through many folios of print.
Complete the sentences below.
Choose NO MORE THAN TWO WORDS from the text for each answer.
Write your answers in boxes 77-77 on your answer sheet.
77 There are certain places in the building that staff should avoid unless they have ………….
78 To ensure people can get out easily, it is important that there are no to exits.
79 Items which could cause injury must be before they are disposed of.
75 Not all departments have the same system for dealing with …………… so you need to check before throwing things away.
76 .. are available to make tasks, which require moving objects easier.
77 You should have while you are working.
.his person was broad and full, and tended even to corpulence, his complexion was eyes were large and soft in their expression and it was from the peculiar appearance of haze or dreaminess which mixed with their light, that I recognized my object.
I have felt for a long time past that I have fallen upon evil days every sign and symbol of one's being in the least wanted, anywhere or by anyone, having so utterly failed. A new generation, that I know not, and mainly prize not, has taken universal possession.
The southeast coast of United States is a particularly exciting place for this task. Enslaved Africans were able to form large communities in the coastal southeast. European American settlers retreated from the malaria that spread from parasites brought from Africa. Although European American slaveholders owned the land and controlled its use, due to the absence of large communities of European Americans, Africans were in more important roles , as farm supervisors, landscape engineers, and community leaders than in other areas of the United States. The cultural worlds of slaves in this area, then, are particularly vivid and impressive. But documents cannot be our only source of evidence for understanding these worlds. We need many sources.
If there be a wisdom in not feeling to the last throb the great things that happen to us, it is a wisdom that I shall never either know or esteem. Let your soul live it's the only life that isn't on the whole a sell.
But I stopped them by reminding them that they had only two thousand words at their disposal. Upon that, they withdrew, consulted together, and finally put forward the request that I should introduce one or two of them of the simplest, tamest, and most obvious. For example, there is the question that always bobs up at the beginning of term when societies issue their invitations and universities open their doors why lecture, why be lectured?
Human rights activists are most concerned with the resettlement of over a million people forced from their homes by the reservoir. Dai asserts that blocking the dam could be a test for creating civil society in China and that upheaval in the region would significantly affect the political scene. Relocation is the most volatile issue, and various journalists and scientists have sought to assess the relocation process away from official government surveillance which has dictated that only positive reports are allowed to be publicised in the official press.
Such policies have had an effect: the share of parental-leave taken by men quadrupled from 6% in 6985 to 75% in 7568. But the government is not satisfied. It sees the unequal division of child care as one of the biggest remaining obstacles to women earning as much as men. Two of the smaller Swedish parties (including the Feminist party, which is bankrolled by Benny Andersson of ABBA), want to compel men to take 55% of parental leave.