[语法填空]If you've never heard of an egglaying mountain
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If you've never heard of an egglaying mountain, you probably don't know about Chan Da Ya, __1__ fantastic cliff(悬崖) that lays stone eggs every 30 years.
Located in China's Guizhou Province, Chan Da Ya，__2__ means “egg laying cliff”， has been puzzling geologists for decades. The cliff has a rough surface spotted with dozens of round and ovalshaped stones of various sizes. As the elements(自然环境) continue to eat away at the cliff, the harder “eggs” become even more exposed and __3__ (eventual) fall out.
The egglaying phenomenon of Chan Da Ya __4__ (consider) unique, so geologists who hope to come up with an __5__ (explain) have had to travel to the remote mountainous region __6__ (study) it firsthand.
The local people have known about the egglaying cliff for generations, and many of __7__ (they) frequently visit it to touch the “god eggs” for good luck. In recent years, Chan Da Ya __8__ (become) so popular as a tourist destination that most of the eggs have been sold __9__ profit. There are only about 70 eggs in Gulu today, and any new ones ready to fall off from the cliff are often stolen by treasure hunters.
__10__ Chan Da Ya is the largest egglaying cliff on Mount Gandeng, it is certainly not the only one.
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