发布时间：2016-05-09 来源：新东方在线 发布人：wyznl
第55课:Farms and factories 农场与工厂
[00:00.00]（FARMS AND FACTORIES）
[00:07.68]811. Because of the warm and sunny weather, oranges grow very well here.
[00:17.42]812. In this flat country people grow wheat and corn and raise cattle.
[00:27.40]813. The ground here is stony and not very good for farming.
[00:38.06]814. What are the principal farm products in this region?
[00:44.90]815. Milk, butter, and cheese are shipped here from the dairy farms.
[00:56.37]816. They had to cut down a lot of trees to make room for farms.
[01:04.73]817. At this time of the year farmers plow their fields.
[01:14.89]818. On many farms you'll find cows and chickens.
[01:22.65]819. If you have cows you have to get up early to do the milking.
[01:34.51]820. Tractors have revolutionized farming.
[01:40.86]821. In the United States, there are many factories for making cloth.
[01:51.12]822. Factories employ both male and female workers.
[01:59.30]823. If you work in a factory, you usually have to punch a clock.
[02:09.96]824. Is meat packing a big industry in your country?
[02:17.22]825. Is it true that the manufacturing of automobiles is a major industry?