Alex loves his mother very much and today is her birthday. He bundles up and sets out to find a job. He'll try anything to earn enough money for a present: bang his saucepan to the beat with street musicians, wash a car, anything!-until he discovers the perfect present to bring home to her . . . Alex Ã®ÅŸi iubeÅŸte foarte mult mÄƒmica ÅŸi azi e ziua ei de naÅŸtere. Se Ã®nfofoleÅŸte bine ÅŸi porneÅŸte sÄƒ-ÅŸi caute de lucru. ÃŽncearcÄƒ orice ca sÄƒ cÃ¢ÅŸtige bani pentru un cadou: cÃ¢ntÄƒ la tigaie ca muzicienii, spalÄƒ maÅŸini, orice! PÃ¢nÄƒ cÃ¢nd descoperÄƒ cadoul perfect pentru mama lui...
It's very difficult to be the youngest, littlest one in the family. Yurchyk's sister and brother are too old to play with him now; they prefer to do other things. And his parents are too busy. His companion is just a puppy, a little dog named Klapovukh. Yurchyk's father says that being big isn't just about growing taller but about doing big things! It takes courage to do big things: Is little Yurchyk brave enough? Este foarte greu sÄƒ fii cel mai mic Ã®n familie. Sora ÅŸi fratele lui Yurchyk sunt prea mari sÄƒ se joace cu el, ei au alte preferinÅ£e. Iar pÄƒrinÅ£ii lui sunt prea ocupaÅ£i. Compania lui este un cÄƒÅ£el, pe nume Klapovukh. TatÄƒl lui Yurchyk spune cÄƒ a fi mare nu Ã®nseamnÄƒ doar sÄƒ creÅŸti Ã®n Ã®nÄƒlÅ£ime ci Ã®nseamnÄƒ sÄƒ faci lucruri mari! SÄƒ faci lucruri mari cere curaj: oare Yurchyk e destul de curajos?
Grandpa had 27 grandchildren, all who loved him, and shared the mangos he brought home every day. Grandpa and mangos always brightened the day. But grandpa was getting sick, losing his memory and the ability to even cut the mangos. He was slowly leaving his grandchildren. Bunicul avea 27 de nepoti, care il iubeau si care imparteau fructele de mango pe care acesta le aducea acasa in fiecare zi. Bunicul si fructele inviorau ziua. Dar bunicul era bolnav, nu-si mai amintea unele lucruri si nu putea nici macar sa taie fructele de mango. Incet-incet, isi parasea nepotii.
Mommy, Daddy, and Dorothy's brother, Martin, all wear glasses. But not Dorothy. She knows that glasses make people see better, and she wants to see better, too. Never mind that she can see perfectly without them. She feels like an outsider in her own family, and so she draws glasses on her face and on all her toys. But when she tries on her Daddy's glasses, she gets a big surprise! Mama, tata ÅŸi Martin, fratele lui Dorothy, toÅ£i poartÄƒ ochelari. Dar Dorothy nu poartÄƒ ochelari. Ea ÅŸtie cÄƒ ochelarii Ã®i ajutÄƒ pe oameni sÄƒ vadÄƒ mai bine. Åži ea vrea sÄƒ vadÄƒ mai bine. Nu conteazÄƒ cÄƒ ea vede perfect ÅŸi fÄƒrÄƒ ochelari. I se pare cÄƒ e ca o strÄƒinÄƒ Ã®n propria familie. AÅŸa cÄƒ deseneazÄƒ ochelari pe faÅ£a ei ÅŸi pe feÅ£ele tuturor jucÄƒriilor ei. Dar cÃ¢nd Ã®ncearcÄƒ ochelarii tatÄƒlui ei, are o suprizÄƒ uriaÅŸÄƒ!
Both Mum and Dad work in offices, but it's hard for a very little boy to understand what they DO all day, and why they're SO tired when they get home and can only play for a little while. With the help of his grandmother, who takes care of him, our young narrator tries to experience their workaday world, day after day, at home in a pretend office . . . and he gets really, really tired, too. . . . Mama ÅŸi tata lucreazÄƒ la birou, dar e foarte greu pentru un bÄƒieÅ£el sÄƒ Ã®nÅ£eleagÄƒ ce anume fac ei acolo toatÄƒ ziua Ã®ncÃ¢t sunt ATÃ‚T de obosiÅ£i cÃ¢nd ajung acasÄƒ cÄƒ nu se pot juca decÃ¢t un picuÅ£. Cu ajutorul bunicii, care are grijÄƒ de el, tÃ¢nÄƒrul narator Ã®ncearcÄƒ sÄƒ experimenteze lumea adulÅ£ilor, zi de zi, Ã®ntr-un birou amenajat acasÄƒ... ÅŸi devine ÅŸi el foarte, foarte obosit...
When Jimmy's mother brings home a bag of five beautiful oranges, he wants to keep them all for himself. But his instinct to share with his family and friends is too strong to resist - until he has no oranges left at all! This day, Jimmy will learn a lot about the gift of generosity. CÃ¢nd mama lui Jimmy adduce acasÄƒ o sacoÅŸÄƒ cu cinci portocale frumoase, el vrea sÄƒ le pp. Pe toate pentru el. Dar imboldul de a le Ã®mpÄƒrÅ£i cu familia ÅŸi prietenii este prea puternicÄƒ ÅŸin u-i poate rezista â€“ pÃ¢nÄƒ cÃ¢nd rÄƒmÃ¢ne fÄƒrÄƒ portocale! ÃŽn ziua aceea, Jimmy va Ã®nvÄƒÅ£a multe despre generozitate.
Mary wants to play with her friends Clara and Ana, but they're playing with their dolls, and Mary doesn't have a doll. Her mother suggests that she make one using wool and cotton and other things that they have around the house. So Mary makes a beautiful doll, but then she realizes: Her doll has to breathe, and how will it sneeze? What can she use for her lovely doll's nose? Maria vrea sa se joace cu prietenele ei Clara si Ana, dar ele se joaca cu papusi, iar Maria nu are papusa. Mama ei îi da ideea sa faca o papusa din lana si zdrente pe care le gaseste prin casa. Maria face o papusa foarte frumoasa, însa dupa ce o termina, isi da seama ca papusa va trebui sa respire si sa stranute. Oare ce sa foloseasca pentru nasul papusii?