My friend Bob always ______ jokes whenever we get together.
Eleanor Roosevelt was the wife of America’s 32nd president, Franklin Roosevelt. She helped her husband in many ways during his long（21）life. She also became one of the most （22） women in America. She fought for equal rights for all people.
Eleanor was born in New York City in 1884. Her family had great wealth. But Eleanor did not have a happy （23）. Her parents died when she was very young. She was raised by her grandmother. Eleanor （24） that as a child, her greatest happiness came from helping others.
tn the early 1900s, many people were worried about the problems of （25） people who came to America in （26） of a better life. Eleanor could not（27） how people lived in such poor conditions while she and some others had so much （28） .
After she finished school,Eleanor began （29） children to read and write in one of the poorest areas of New York City. She also looked into （30） where workers were said to be badly （31）.She saw little children of four and five years old working until they （32）to the floor. She became involved（參與） with other women who （33） the same ideas about improving social conditions.
Franklin Roosevelt began （34） Eleanor when he was in New York. They got （35） in 1905. In the next eleven years, they had six children. The Roosevelts moved to Washington D. C. in 1913.
It’s that time of the yea—graduation. The end of school year is nearly in sight,and it’s an especially big deal if you’re finishing high school or college.
One amazing（令人驚嘆的） 16-year-old Florida girl, Grace Bush, graduated from both high school and college this week! She actually got her college diploma（畢業證書） before her high school diploma. How’d she do that?
"Hard work and dedication（專心致志）," she told a local TV news station," have made me succeed in doing high school and college at the same time. " She started taking college courses when she was just 13. She would often get up at 5:30 a.m. and not finish until after 11 p. m.
Doing both at once is a huge achievement, but it has also helped her family save money. She’s one of the 9 children, all home-schooled until the age of 13. Her father is a math professor while her mother is a part-time history teacher in a high school. Grace Bush has earned her college degree in law, with a near perfect GPA of 3.8 and she hopes to become a lawyer one day, although her parents expect her to teach at university. By the way, she also plays basketball in her college team in her spare time.
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