注: 摘录的是一些句子，来自《Basic Readers》第3册，觉得可以借鉴使用，作为常用场景的表达方式。
He is doing the best he can.
He put one foot behind his ear and thought a little while.
Now and then she stopped to stamp(印章/踩) her right front foot on a daisy(雏菊).
Billy was very proud(自豪) of his father and wanted to be like him.
He knew from the look on his brother's face that something was wrong.
It is always best to tell the truth.
Make a line of them across the swamp(沼泽), so that I can hop out upon their backs and count them.
You must go out into the world and learn how to take care of yourself.
I have been telling Dick and Mary about the things boys and girls had to do when Polly made the sampler(取样).
But of course they only used their fine table linens(桌布) when someone came to visit them.
The elephant turned slowly arount to show her mother how very pretty that hat was.
All the people who come to the circus(马戏团) are very fond(喜欢) of her.
People began to whisper to each other.
When she woke up, she would find that Aiken had made her a visit.
He is happiest who helps others most.
The king asked himself over and over again.
So she went about looking into all sorts of places, just as she liked.
She was a hundred times more beautiful than either of her sisters.
She could not keep the tears from her eyes, at the thought that she could not go with them.
The king himeself could not keep his eyes away from her.
Soon a great crowed of people was waiting outside the room.
But things did not go well in the old hive.
Now there is no use for us to work.
Bees live between five and six weeks in summer.
Didn't she have an exciting time in her short life?
The last time I saw him, he was more than a hundred times as big as at first.
But even down there in the dark he knows when spring is here.
Every growing thing that is not an anmial is a plant.
You can't make something out of nothing.
Let me go, or I'll kick you with my foot.
You had better get out.
Suddenly all was still(突然间，所有人都愣住了).
I'm not goint to tell you. Think it over.
He is not afraid of anything.
The cake is very plain, but you are welcome to half of it.
At last there was a long line of people following the boy and the golden goose.
Most of the day she sat at her window, looking out sadly.
Whoever is able to make the princess laugh shall have her for his wife.
The king kept his promise, and soon the lad and the princess were married.
The next day was clear and beautiful.
It is gettting too crowded here for me.
In a short time more than half the hive flew off to find the new home.
Just then the clatter(叮当声) of horses' hoofs came to their ears from far down the road.
That is the very reason I have come.
Thank you for teaching me how much more fun it is to be busy.
Nearer and nearer it sounded, and everyone turned and looked.
It sometimes happens that there is not enough for us to do at home.
All I ask is a corner of the barn to sleep in, and a bowl of porridge(粥) at bedtime.
A little man who would do everything for nothing.
There must be something wrong about it.
Nothing for you(与你无关).
You must be joking.
Oh! What a time there was!
Try to be happy, Jack.
I want to stay with you, always!
What is the matter?
And no wonder!
Don't keep me waiting!
A plant must have sunlight.
I might not have enough for myself.
A fair day, my lad(美好的一天，我的小伙子).
And he started to shut the door in the child's face.
At last the king and queen could wait no longer.
Then Mother Squirrel would give him a hard pat(拍打) with her paw(爪子) and make him go back.
The little boy was almost alseep when a cry, that grew louder and louder, came from the apple box.
And the drones(雄蜂), who are the lazy bees, do almost nothing but eat and sleep.
If too many bees leave at this time, there are not enough left to do the work in the old hive.
Speak up in a hurry, or I'll hit you.
There was once a poor man who had nothing in the world but three sons and a fine pear tree, which grew in front of his house.
As the time went by, ....
You may turn around and go back home.
If it brings good luck, you will be a lucky boy.
All day they took turns guessing, until it was time to feed the chickens for the night.
You can't if you don't try.
How proud he was!
Then Franz smiled, for suddenly the thought came to him that he could make many more animals.
The work grew and grew as the years went by.
All this sounds almost like a faily story, but every bit of it is really true.
I can sleep late and play all day long.
It was dark, except for a few stars in the night sky, and it was very cold.
It was a holiday, and Jack had planned to do nothing all day long but sleep and eat and play.
That's because he is dressed from head to foot in warm reindeer fur(驯鹿皮毛).
So he stood still and listened.
A reindeer likes salt better than a child likes candy.
That is one reason why .....
It takes less than one minute to call someone on the telephone, but hundreds of workers that you do not see or know are busy every day keeping the telephone ready to be used.
One thing at a time, mistress(女主人), one thine at a time.
Then she started to set the table for dinner.
In a minute, just wait a minute.
Everything seemed to be out of place.
Then have your wish(如你所愿).
Do each piece of work as it comes, and then you won't have so much trouble.
So she jumped out of bed and dressed herself.
I did just one thing at a time.
You have learned one lesson.
Irene did as she was told.
But she had made up her mind to try very hard not to be lazy.
Their bread was as fine as cake and as sweet as honey.
Then he began to feel that something was wrong.
For a while he was very happy.
Think how it would be to see no books except two or three old ones that you had read over and over, until you knew them by heart.
In the morning, when the first light came in, he woke up and read unitl his father called him.
Looking straight into the man's face, he told his sad story.
Bring you money to me and get ready for the poor years.
The tears ran down his cheeks(脸颊).
David ended his song, and for a while the room was very still.
You are all such cowards(胆小鬼) that you are afraid of fight!
That is easy to say, but who dares fight such a giant?
Never mind, when I grow up, I will be knight(骑士) and you may ride my horse.
I want to go out and help someone who is in trouble.
There is much trouble in the world, and the strong, brave men are needed to fight for those who can not fight for themselves.
Early one morning they set out.
All his lifetime Tim helped people who were in trouble.
Still I shall never give up hope.
But here I must stay at home.
I'll hide him back in the woods.
Then he ran back to the house as fast as his legs could carry him.
That is worth more to me than many badges(徽章).