1. 列出生活中反映一两件家乡变化的事, 如购新车、住新房等。
2. 列出最近发生的一两件国家大事，如成功举办奥运、“神舟七号” 顺利升空等。
great changes have taken place since our country was founded 60 years ago. in the past we lived in the small and old houses and now we move into new broad ones which are more than one hundred square meters. at the same time, many families have own their new cars.
besides, our country hosted the 29th olympic games successfully in 2008 and we took the first place in winning gold medals. another inspiring event was that the shenzhou ⅶ was sent into space smoothly, which shows our scientific research get great achievements.
we are very happy and proud of all these achievements. i am sure our country will become even stronger and richer. i love our motherland very much. let’s work hard to make contribution to our country in the future.