1、 问题:Which one of the following sentences uses personification?
A:This time fate was smiling to him.
B:The old man’s hair is as white as snow.
C: He drowned in a sea of grief.
D:Her cheeks are red like a rose.
答案: 【This time fate was smiling to him.】
2、 问题:If we view the problem _____ a different perspective, a solution may become more obvious.
3、 问题:Which one of the following words is a synonym for the word NAIVE?
4、 问题:According to the passage, is this statement “Money spent on America’s space program is more valuable than that on the poverty problem on earth” true or false?
5、 问题:We must address ourselves _____ the problem of drugs among young people.
1、 问题:Which of the following sentences doesn’t use metaphor?
A: I had George to help me over the rough spots.
B: I took the can and coins and jammed them into a crumpled paper bag.
C: Suddenly, I had money and open doors everywhere.
D: Experiencing so much ups and downs, I began to learn to be peaceful about life.
答案: 【 I took the can and coins and jammed them into a crumpled paper bag.】
2、 问题: The house has fallen into a state of _____ since its owner has moved out of this city.
3、 问题: It has been a tradition for our family members to make ______ about their future plans when a new year is coming.
4、 问题:Though I have purchased a whole package of goods, I have to make _ comment on each item as required.
5、 问题:”Stay the course” in Paragraph 21 means ______.
B: Not give up
C:Not change the way
D:Remain the current condition
答案: 【 Not give up】
6、 问题:The call Haley received from his friend to offer him a fixed income helped him out of poverty.
分析：【In fact, this call made him more determined about his dream to be a writer and he refused his friend’s offer.】
7、 问题:Those struggling artists in the Greenwich Village have taught Haley that when one is in the Shadowland of dreams, it is important to retain courage and persistence.
8、 问题:In order to get the main idea of a passage, we can use the reading skill of ___.
9、 问题:In Greek mythology, a siren call means something ___.
答案: 【tempting but dangerous】
1、 问题:1. Which of the following statements doesn’t indicate Steve Jobs’ creativity?
A:The perfection of personal computers.
B:His bold decision of dropping out.
C:The advent of iPhone.
D:The production of “Toy Story”.
答案: 【His bold decision of dropping out.】
2、 问题:Which of the following sentences is not true about “connecting the dots”?
A:“Connecting the dots” uses the rhetorical device of “metaphor”.
B:“Dots” refer to the punctuation mark meaning “period”.
C:“Connecting the dots” is a puzzle where the person draws lines to connect a sequence of numbered dots to reveal a picture.
D:“Connecting the dots” means that your current seemingly useless experiences would be of significance when the occasion demands in the future.
答案: 【“Dots” refer to the punctuation mark meaning “period”.】
3、 问题:The old couple decided to __ a boy and a girl though they had three of their own.
答案: 【 adopt】
4、 问题:We need a chairman __.
A: for whom everyone has confidence
B:who everyone has confidence of
C:whom everyone has confidence on
D: in whom everyone has confidence
答案: 【 in whom everyone has confidence】
5、 问题:There is a __ of impatience in the tone of his voice.
答案: 【 hint】
6、 问题:Steve Jobs starts the commencement address by talking about his education background.