Construction on Florence's grand cathedral began in 1296.Over a hundred year later, however ,the structure remained unfinished ,with an enormous hole in the roof .The designers had intended to top the cathedral with the world's largest dome , but this plan was stymied by architectural limitations. The main factor stalling progress was the fact that no one knew how to create such a massive cupola without large, cumbersome support systems.
what is the meaning of cupola as used in the passage?
While the political feats of her husband, President Chiang Kai-shek, may be more widely recognized soong Mei-lings's accomplishment are just as notable. As first lady, soong Mei-ling introduced her husband to Western culture and ideas. Likewise, she served as her husband's emissary, or spokenperson, to the west. During a visit to the United States in 1943, soong Mei-ling became the second woman to address a joint session of the u.s. congress. the trip earned her the esteem of the American public, who praised her
Thanksgiving means the time people have there big fest and be with there family.And when other place help people who need food they thank them who gives the food.Sometimes people go over others homes to eat,other people can have Thanksgiving different from others like thanksgiving in Canada celebrated on the second Monday of October.we have thanksgiving on November the 23.I Also help my mom in the kichen.