January 09, 2017
[难点注释] [中英对照] CNN新闻听力 2017.05.31 附文本
我侄女最近说想当律师。我问她为什么想当律师的时候，她说这样她就能挣大把钞票，住豪华公寓，去高级餐厅，还能环游世界。她没有意识到，作为律师在职业生涯初期的工作时间有多长，他们又得为了工作牺牲多少个人生活。我想如果她知道了，她想成为律师的兴趣可能就可以用下面这个词来形容: fizzle out.
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