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Anyu’s story

Anyu lives in the far north, in the sea, and on the ice, and sometimes on rocks at the edge of the sea.


She’s round in the middle, but her head and tail are kind of pointed. So she moves quickly though water. She’s a good swimmer. She’s an amazing swimmer – as fast as a fish. That’s good, because she eats fish. She needs to catch them.


If you see her out of the sea, though, you’ll laugh. She has no arms or legs, just flippers. So she can’t walk. She shuffles along on her belly. On the land she moves slowly.


The water is cold. Very cold. In fact, most of the time the sea is covered in ice. Anyu can swim under the ice, and stay in the water for twenty minutes. Then she needs to stick her head back out into the air, to breathe like you and me.


The cold air and the cold cold water aren’t a problem. But polar bears are a problem. Especially hungry ones. They look white and fluffy and even cute, but they’re dangerous. Their favourite food is … Anyu and others like her.


Polar bears are smart. They creep up from behind the ice and snow. Then, they pounce. If she can get into the sea quickly she’s ok. Anyu can swim faster than they can. But out of the water the bears are faster.


You don’t want to be caught by a polar bear. You don’t want to be polar bear breakfast. Or lunch. Or supper.

Anyu住在遥远的北方,在那片海里,以及冰上,有时候也会出现在海边的岩石上。


她的身体圆滚滚的,但头和尾巴有点尖尖的。因此她非常擅长游泳,能游得和鱼一样快。这是个好事儿,因为鱼是她的食物,她得追得上才行。


如果你看见她从海里上岸了,你肯定会笑,因为她没有手和脚,只有脚掌。所以她不会走路,只能用她的肚皮在陆地上拖着走,而且走的很慢。


海水很冷,非常冷。事实上,大部分时候海面都被冰冻住了。Anyu可以在冰面下的海水中游泳,游二十分钟左右,便需要浮出水面换气,就像你我一样。


然而,冰冷的空气和海水并不是问题,北极熊才是,特别是那些没吃饱的。他们看着雪白又毛茸茸的,有几分可爱,但实际上却很危险。他们最喜欢的食物是。。。Anyu和她的伙伴们。


北极熊很聪明,他们藏在冰和雪后监视着。时机一到,他们便会猛地一下扑过来。如果能快速地逃进海里那就没事,Anyu游得比他们快多了。但在陆地上,还是北极熊更快。


你可不会想被一只北极熊抓住的,不然就会变成他的早餐、午餐或者晚餐。

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