Many people are afraid of bugs.
Some bugs do bad things like eating crops or clothes.
Some bugs, such as termites, even eat wood.
Other bugs can be good.
Spiders catch flies.
Flies are not good because they carry germs.
Insects get caught in the web that the spider builds.
Ants get into homes and eat food.
Bees are good because honey comes from bees.
It is not good if you get stung by a bee.
A caterpillar turns into a butterfly.
Butterflies can be very beautiful.
You can find grasshoppers outside on a sunny day.
Grasshoppers hop through the grass.
Crickets make a noise by rubbing their legs together.
Dragonflies usually live near water.
They have large, colourful wings.
Ladybugs are red with little black dots.
There are many types of beetles.
Nobody wants to have cockroaches in their house.
Centipedes have many legs.
Fleas get onto your pets and bite them.
They make your dog or cat itchy.
Mosquitoes can make you itchy when they bite you.
Have you ever had a mosquito bite?
1. termite [?t??rma?t] n.白蚁
2. germ [d???rm] n.细菌；病菌；微生物
3. caterpillar [?k?t?rp?l?r] n.毛虫;蠋(蝴蝶或蛾的幼虫)
4. dragonfly [?dr?ɡ?nfla?] n.蜻蜓
5. ladybug [?le?di?b?ɡ] n.瓢虫
6. beetle [?bi?tl] n.甲虫
7. cockroach [?kɑ?kro?t?] n.蟑螂
8. centipede [?s?nt??pidz] n.蜈蚣