A formal article usually consists of three parts. What are they?
A:thesis statement, the body and the conclusion
B:the introduction, the supporting details and the conclusion
C:the introduction, the body and the conclusion
D:the introduction, the body and the linking devices
答案: 【the introduction, the body and the conclusion】
The three components of a paragraph are the topic sentence, the supporting sentences, and _.
A:the controlling idea
B:the concluding sentence
C:the general facts
答案: 【the concluding sentence】
Our identity is determined by the following factors EXCEPT______.
In terms of writing device, which of the following sentence does not employ parallelism?
A:She was up in court a couple of times — drunk and disorderly.
B:that small group of villainous men who plan, organize, and launch this cataract of horrors upon mankind.
C:Clear writing should be a major concern both of writers and readers.
D:The Writing Center needs tutors who are ambitious, self-motivated, and who are dedicated.
答案: 【The Writing Center needs tutors who are ambitious, self-motivated, and who are dedicated.】
During their college year, students don’t grow in the aspect of ______.
A:becoming more self-centered
B:learning to relate to family and friends in a new way
C:developing new ways of grasping knowledge
D:establishing their sexual identity
答案: 【becoming more self-centered】
In Section B, Part II, the writer told us that she was less interested in reading as an adult because of the negative influence from people around.
“Happy families are all alike; every unhappy family is unhappy in its own way.” is written by __.
答案: 【Leo Tolstoy】
In Thornfield, Jan Eyre bravely expressed her love to __.
He _ the secret _ his wife.
A:cheated … from
B:told … from
C:coaxed … out of
D:persuade … out of
答案: 【coaxed … out of】
In this sentence “America is also a nation that prizes sociability and community”, which of the following has the closest meaning with the word “prizes”?
Hurried success is one of the problems of modern society.
Slowness, according to Anna Quindlen, should be advocated.
The changes of Anna Quindlen’s life is inseparable from her love for books.
Mansfield’s influence on the development of drama writing as a form of literature was notable.