1. a low opinion of the benefits
2. intense commitment to their marriages
3. reluctance to divorce
4. report violence in their marriages.
5. be associated with important psychological benefits.
2. The second piece of pie, or the second $50,000, never tastes as good as the first. So as far as happiness is concerned, it hardly matters whether one drives a BMW or , like so many of the Scots, walks or rides a bus.
3. They are only slightly happier than average. Four in five of the 49 people responding to the survey agreed that \u201c Money can increase OR decrease happiness, depending on how it is used\u201d. And some were indeed unhappy.
1. People who are happy view the world as safer. They seem more cooperative, make decisions more easily, rate job applicants more favorably, and report greater satisfaction with their whole lives. People in gloomy mood may find life depressing.
of them rated their quality of life as poor; most described it as good or excellent.
3. They have adapted to the sad news.
4. They expected their lives would be denied by a negative decision. Actually, 5 to 10 years later,
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1. mathematical calculations on the blackboards.
2. had developed into mental disorder.
3. recovered from his mental disease.
4. games such as chess or poker.
5. dominant tool for analyzing economic.
2. Because he was able to make preliminary predictions about how a ray of light from a distant star, passing near the Sun, would appear to be bent slightly, in the direction of the Sun. This would be highly significant, as it would lead to the first experimental evidence in favor of his theory.
theory of the art of living and knowing.
4. Both of them were convinced of the ultimately harmonious structure of the universe.
5. His goal was to show the rational relationship between the soul, the state, and the cosmos.
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1. 10 times what the permit required
2. rather than every six months
3. a room for work to be done.
4. known or suspected to cause cancer
5. 5,116 of 6,332 major facilities
3. Americans have eating GM foods for seven years, without detectable harm. And compared with the clear and immediate danger posed by starvation, the possibility of being poisoned by GM foods seems rather remote.
5. Tesco promises that there are no GM products in its own-brand food. It checks its suppliers to make sure they behave accordingly, and has samples of foods tested for traces of DNA that would indicate that some of the ingredients have been genetically modified.
3. They Kyoto Protocol requires developed countries to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions by around 5 percent of 1990 levels on average between the first commitment periods of 2008- 2012.
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