Practicing yoga(瑜伽) is a helpful popular way to keep fit. It has many followers around the world. There are many kinds of yoga. You may have heard of “hot yoga” before. Now, in India a new kind of yoga, water yoga is becoming more and more popular among the local people.
In the city of Agra people practice yoga in water. It is more difficult to practice yoga in water than on land. But practicing yoga in water can be good for your flexibility (灵活性).
Harish Chaturvedi, a lawyer teaches people water yoga for free—even the poor people can learn from him. “Water yoga can become more popular than other kind of yoga, because the body does not get tired so quickly.” he said. “Everybody can learn to swim. but if they learn yoga at the same time, they will never feel tired.”
“The level of Oxygen(氧气) is very high in water. and you will not have any breathing problem.” he added.
Harish believes that water yoga really helps people to keep away from illness. He mainly trains children. He has classes at the swimming pool of a local sports room regularly. Many children are interested in it and come to learn from him.
“Harish is very good at performing yoga in water.” said Sudhir Narayan, a water yoga student. “He is teaching children free of cost and that is a very good thing.”
1. What is Harish Chaturvedi?
2. Why is water yoga more popular than others?
3. The underlined phrase “for free” in the passage means _________.
4. Translate the underlined sentence into Chinese.
5. What can be the best title of the passage?
2.Because you can learn to swim at the same time and you don’t get tired so quickly.
5.Water yoga in India
1 .细节理解题。根据 Harish Chaturvedi： a lawyer teaches people water yoga for free-even the poor people can learn from him.可知 Harish Chaturvedi 是名律师。根据句意，故填 A：a lawyer.
2 .细节理解题。根据"Everybody can learn to swim, but if they learn yoga at the same time： they will never feel tired."可知在水里做喻伽不会很快感到疲劳，也能让人学习游泳。根据句意，故填Because you can learn to swim at the same time and you don’t get tired so quickly.
5 .综合理解题。本篇文章主要介绍了水喻伽的一些情况。故填Water yoga in India.