来源:普特英语编辑部 2019-01-22


Aug 18,2016

BBC news.

A court in South Africa has sentenced a woman to ten years in prison for abducting a new born baby nearly 20 years ago and raising her as her own.

The 50-year-old woman had pleaded not guilty to the charges of fraud and kidnapping. The baby Zephany Nurse was snatched from her mother's hospital bedside.




        名词. 音乐片段,抓,夺,抢夺

        动词. 一把抓起,一下夺过,夺去,抢走

        网络. 偷拐抢骗,攫取,抓举

        变形. 第三人称单数:snatches,现在分词:


        搭配. snatch victory

An airstrike by the Saudi-led coalition in northern Yemen is reported to hit a hospital run by the aid agency Medicine Sans Frontier. One report from the scene in the rebel held Abs district said seven people have been killed and 13 wounded.

Police in Turkey investigated last month failed coup have raided three court houses in Istanbul. The raids followed the issuing of arrest warrants for more than 170 prosecutors and other staff.

The Zambian president Edgar Lungu has been reelected and made opposition allegations of vote rigging. The electoral commission said he secured just over50% in Thursday's vote defeating his main rival Hakainde Hichilema who won almost 48%.

One of Turkey's best known journalists Can Dundar has announced his resigning as editor-in-chief of the main opposition newspaper Cumhuriyet.Mr. Dundar said he no longer had any faith in the judiciary after last month failed coup.

Reports from Malaysia say it will not host this year's FIFA congress because what Malaysian football officials described as government advice on security issues. The reports say the Malaysia relinquished the hosting rights granted in 2013 because the Muslim majority country could not guarantee visas to delegates from Israel.



        动词. (尤指不情愿地)放弃

        网络. 废除,撤回,停止

        变形. 过去分词:relinquished,现在分词:


        搭配. relinquish control

On the 10th day of the Rio 2016 Olympics, Poland's Anita Wlodarczyk has thrown a massive new world record of 82.29 meters to win gold in the women's hammer throw, there are a total of 17 contest for gold medals today.

BBC news.