Once there were three foxes, they worked together. They lived a happy life.
Little by little, the youngest fox became lazy, and often quarreled with the other foxes. The eldest had to leave, and the second fox was driven off, too.
Looking at the warm house with a lot of good food in it, the youngest fox smiled.
The eldest fox opened a new hill again. The second eldest fox dug a pool. Two of them because rich soon. The youngest fox ate up the food left by the other two foxes. In the end， it felt so cold and hungry that it could not stand up.
词义解析：1.work：工作2.together：一起3.youngest：最年轻的4.lazy：懒惰5.quarrel：争吵6.eldest：最年长的7.leave：离开8.warm：温暖的9.hill：小山10.dig：挖（过去式：dug）11.pool：池塘12.hungry：饥饿的词组解析：1. little by little：渐渐地2. stand up：站起来