[动词时态]being was,ware been
◇ Down the Rabbit-Hole Alice was beginning to get very tired of sitting by her sister on the bank, and of having nothing to do: once or twice she had peeped into the book her sister was reading, but it had no pictures or conversations in it, ‘and what is the use of a book,’ thought Alice ‘without pictures or conversations?
◇ IT was terribly cold and nearly dark on the last evening of the old year, and the snow was falling fast.
◇ One evening, the sun was just setting in with true splendor when a flock of beautiful large birds appeared out of the bushes.
---- The Ugly Duckling
◇ And the youngest one was very lovely, and even the sun was surprised to see her when he shone on her face.
---- The Frog Prince
◇ He planned to leave home at dusk though there was thunder and lightning outdoors.
◇ But actually, these Englishes have been gradually changing in accents, spellings, expressions and the usage of vocabulary.
◇ My sister was fond of traveling.
---- A Hard Trip
◇ Before coming to power, he was a generous lawyer.
---- The Great President
◇ grassland is destroyed without mercy so that dust storms come into being affecting distant cities.
---- Wildlife Protection
◇ She was looked down upon by the children of her generation.
---- A Woman Doctor-Lina
◇ There was once a little girl who was very pretty and delicate, but in summer she was forced to run about with bare feet, she was so poor, and in winter wear very large wooden shoes, which made her little insteps quite red, and that looked so dangerous!
---- The Red Shoes
◇ There was once a Prince who wished to marry a Princess;
---- The Real Princess
◇ Tuan was a farmer in Vietnam.
---- A New Farming Way
◇ Chaplin was an extraordinary performer who starred in and directed many outstanding comedies.
◇ For example, yawning means being not interested and turning one’s back to someone or swinging your fist shows your anger.
---- A Misunderstanding
◇ When the construction of the firework factory came to the stage of painting, a pump was put in.
---- A Strange Disease
◇ Meanwhile, those who share needles bought from illegal chemists are at great risk of being infected with desperate AIDS.
◇ On one hand, the quantity of fuel keeps on decreasing by 9% per year while the growth of a wide range of pollution has been a global trend.
◇ As a talented navy officer, he was bound to be busy.
◇ However, it bothered him from time to time that their health was in poor condition because they were unable to resist illnesses.