来源:普特英语听力 2019-01-25
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A report by the US space agency NASA says that parts of California are sinking fast than ever because too much water is being pumped out of the ground. The region is suffering a severe draught.

500 inmates of one of Bolivia's most overcrowded and violent jails have gone on a hunger strike demanding better food. Prisoners incarcerated at Paimasola wanted as much money to be spent on them as on police horses and dogs. Currently a dollar a day is used to feed each prisoner while the allowance for horses and dogs is twice of that. Paimasola was built to hold 600 prisoners, it currently houses almost 5000. BBC news.

Key Phrases/Words

1. incarcerate v. 监禁,禁闭,关进监狱