Unit 1 Your College Years

Unit 1 Your College Years

1、1. Do college studuents go through some psychological changes?

2、Do college students go through identity crisis?

Unit 1 单元测试

1、To avoid ____________by the fans, the football stars were all disguised. (recognize)

2、If I had remembered _______ the window, the thief would not have got in. (close)

3、There is a man at the reception desk who seems very angry and I think he means ________ trouble. (make)

4、We object to ________ a whole group for one person’s fault. (punish)

5、Mark often attempts to escape _______ whenever he breaks traffic regulations. (fine)

Unit 1 作业

1、Is it true that our struggle for independence and our desire to establish our identity start at college when we reach early childhood? Isn't that a bit too late?

Unit 2 How Reading Changed my Life

Unit 2 单元测验

1、1. We haven't got much time. Let's get ( ) business.
    A、A. back on
    B、B. on for
    C、C. down to
    D、D. over with

2、2. This thing is so boring. It's getting ( ) my nerves. Come on. Let's get it ( ) and done with.
    A、A. on, over
    B、B. to, over
    C、C. on, through
    D、D. to, through

3、The death of her husband was a terrible blow ( ) her. She just couldn't get ( ) it.
    A、A. for, on with
    B、B. to, over
    C、C. at, away from
    D、to, through

4、4. He was very easy to get ( ) with. And although he was poor, he managed to get ( ), because he was single and had very simple needs.
    A、A. along, by
    B、B. out, along
    C、C. around, along
    D、D. on, by

5、5. The news of this killing in broad daylight got ( ) very quickly. But the murderer was not afraid. He was sure that he could get ( ) it because his father was the local police chief.
    A、A. around, out of
    B、B. about, off
    C、C. around, away with
    D、D. off, away from

6、1. Universities should not turn students ( ) empty containers to be fiddled ( ) ( ) knowledge. More importantly, students should be trained to search ( ) new truths.

7、2. Generally speaking, old forms of art will gradually give way ( ) new ones. We can bring the old forms back ( ) life, but it is unlikely that they will recapture their past glory.

8、3. The first emperor of the Song Dynasty was very suspicious ( ) his generals. So ( ) a banquet, he made them give ( ) their power to command his armies. This, however, resulted ( ) the serous weakening of the country's defenses ( ) enemies from the outside.

9、The situation in the country has been precarious for quite a long time. people wanted serious reform, but the king only paid lip service ( ) their demands. Then, last August, the economy plummeted ( ) an all-time low. It touched ( ) mass protests and finally led ( ) revolution.

10、5. One important thing we parents must understand is that our sons and daughters all aspire independence ( ) some point, and we must avoid too much interferences ( ) their life.

Answering questions

1、Do you agree that today human beings are facing the problem of an information explosion? Please illustrate your ideas with examples

Unit 3 A Dill Pickle

Multiple Choice

1、It was a tragic love story relating ________ a young couple who rebelled ________ the traditional arranged marriage. A. to, against B. to, at C. with, against D. with, to
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

2、She is a college student now. It’s time that she ________ her own private affaires. A. manages B. will manage C. managed D. must manage
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

3、The President tried to ________ the fact that his adviser had lied. A. hush away B. hush down C. hush off D. hush up
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

4、When I was there last year, the theatre ________. A. was building B. was to build C. was being built D. has been built
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

5、I won’t object to ________ as an older sister. A. be treated B. treat C. being treated D. treating
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

Blank Filling

1、(occasion), he would come to visit us.

2、His father is a highly (respect) professor.

3、Never act on impulse. (impulse) people always do things that they will later regret.

4、He has won admiration for his (marvel) academic achievements.

Multiple Choice

1、Which translation of the English expressions is NOT correct? A. bond financing 债券融资 B. equity investment 风险投资 C. current account 往来账目 D. crony capitalism 裙带资本主义
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

2、Half a century abroad has her from her mother land. A. estranged B. departed C. diverged D. alienated
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

3、Harry and his wife busted up last week. What does the italicized part mean in this sentence? A. became bankrupt B. quarreled and divorced. C. fell ill D. were lost
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

4、Bitter arguments from this misunderstanding. A. happened B. ensured C. ensued D. engaged
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

Multiple Choice

1、Globalization is not only a word today but an irresistible . A. trendy, trend B. trend, trendy C. trendy, trendy D. trend, trend
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

2、The designer has chosen the colors blue and orange. A. complimentary B. complement C. compliment D. complementary
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

3、As general manager his job is to profits and minimize costs. But he has failed . A. increase, on both accounts B. make, on both respects C. maximize, on both counts D. maximize more, in both areas
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

4、Government is like a pain-killer. It your pains, but does not cure the disease. Besides, you are prone to get to it. A. relieve, reliefs, addicted B. relief, relieves, used C. relief, relieves, addicted D. relieve, reliefs, used
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

Blank Filling

1、1. The interior (decorate) of this hotel is in (tradition) Chinese style. Its new manager has high (manage) skills. She studied hotel (manage) in Hong Kong. She often shows remarkable (create) in her work.

Ask and Answer

1、Please make sentences using the important expressions we’ve learned in this lecture: proportion, as it were, unfold, become of

Ask and Answer

1、As the story develops, the characteristics of the man and Vera gradually unfold. Could you try to describe their main characteristics and the changes that occur to them?

Ask and Answer

1、Vera admits that this is the only man in the world who has ever understood her, but why does she give up the chance of renewal at the end of the story?

Ask and Answer

1、What are the symbolic meanings of A Dill Pickle?

Unit 4 Diogenes and Alexander

Multiple Choice

1、Alexander is a(an) _______ military commander.
    A、Greek
    B、Macedonian
    C、Indian
    D、Persian

2、Alexander was once _____ Pupil?
    A、Aristotle's
    B、Plato's
    C、Diogenes's
    D、Socrates's

3、Diogenes said to Alexander: "You are blocking my______"
    A、sunlight
    B、way
    C、moonshine
    D、tunnel

4、Diogenes 's philosohpy thinking is called_____,
    A、synicism
    B、scepticism
    C、realism
    D、irrationalism

5、Diogenes lives in a ____
    A、cask
    B、house
    C、villia
    D、castle

6、_____ is sentenced to death because of his thought and speech?
    A、Socrates
    B、Plaot
    C、Aristotle
    D、Diogenes

7、___said: "how many things are there that I can do without."
    A、Aristotle
    B、Plato
    C、Socrates
    D、Alexander
    E、Diogenes

Multiple Choice

1、lunar means____
    A、moon
    B、sun
    C、star
    D、earth

2、lunatic means____
    A、crazy
    B、drunk
    C、sober
    D、bad-tempered

3、Diogenes looks like a begger or _____.
    A、Lunatic
    B、disabled
    C、millionare
    D、philosopher

4、Diogenes drank with ____ hands.
    A、hollwed
    B、sank
    C、empty
    D、vacant

5、Do one's business is a euphemism for ____.
    A、go to the toilet
    B、sign a contract
    C、go travelling
    D、go to bed.

6、Every body knew him or knew of him." Knew of " means ___
    A、heard of
    B、liked
    C、once met
    D、envied

Multiple Choice

1、In those days we were _____(shameful; ashamed) of being seen because the whole family had onlyy one garment.

2、The police burst into the door and found the room was________ (hollow; empty, vacant; bear).

3、He had _____(changed; converted) so much that I could hardly recongnize him.

4、Her husband told her that he had decided to ____(restain; restrict) himself to only three cigarettes a day from that day on.

5、I walked toward the only vacant seat in the restaurant, only to be told____(respectfully; respectalby) :"Sorry, the seat is already taken.

6、Many churches were involved in missionary___-(actions; activities; behavior; acts) at that time.

Multiple Choice

1、John managed to _____ his anger.
    A、restrain
    B、restrict
    C、renounce
    D、repear

2、Automaton is a synonym for____.
    A、Robot
    B、washing machine
    C、car
    D、train

3、Young Alexander longed to emulate ____.
    A、Achilles
    B、Aristotle
    C、Agamemnon
    D、Plato

4、"Achilles Heel" is a metaphor for______.
    A、weakness of great man.
    B、strength of great man
    C、beauty of a prince
    D、art of an artist

5、Both professors are highly respetable in their field and it is no secret that they are ___ each other.
    A、emulating
    B、fighting with
    C、quaralling with
    D、competing with

Multiple Choice

1、Having no work to do and no family to provide for, he was free. The present particple "having" denote____
    A、reason
    B、manner
    C、time
    D、simutaneous events

2、floating in the pool, I marveled at the clouds.
    A、manner
    B、simutaneous event
    C、reason
    D、immidiately followed

3、He put out the light and went tiptoeing up the stairs Tip toeing here denotes_____
    A、manner
    B、reason
    C、time
    D、simutaineous

Ask and Answer

1、Who is Diogenes? what is his philosophy?

Ask and Answer

1、What does Diogenes think is the problem with people? how does he intend to help them? what are the key values he promotes?

Ask and Answer

1、In what way is Diogenes different from the other great philosophers of the time as Plato and Aristotle?

Ask and Answer

1、Why does Alexander say that if he were not Aleander, he should be Diogenes.

Translate the poem using Present participle

1、枫桥夜泊 张继 月落乌啼霜满天 江枫渔火对愁眠

Unit 5 Silent Spring

Muitiple Choice

1、It was a tragic love story relating ________ a young couple who rebelled ________ the traditional arranged marriage.
    A、A. to, against
    B、B. to, at
    C、C. with, against
    D、D. with, to

2、She is a college student now. It’s time that she ________ her own private affaires.
    A、A. manages
    B、B. will manage
    C、C. managed
    D、D. must manage

3、The President tried to ________ the fact that his adviser had lied.
    A、A. hush away
    B、B. hush down
    C、C. hush off
    D、D. hush up

4、When I was there last year, the theatre ________.
    A、A. was building
    B、B. was to build
    C、C. was being built
    D、D. has been built

5、I won’t object to ________ as an older sister.
    A、A. be treated
    B、B. treat
    C、C. being treated
    D、D. treating

Blank Filling

1、Scientists say that the collision of the earth with another star from the outer space would be a rare__________.(occur)

2、She was still in critical condition, and the doctor said that she should remain under careful__________.(observe)

3、The building is functional. There is nothing very __________ (decorate) in it.

4、Those gentle rolling hills are a__________ (delight) sight.

5、His father is a highly respected professor who has won admiration for his__________ (impress) academic achievement.

Blank Filling

1、I walked toward the only vacant seat in the restaurant, only be told__________ (respect) “sorry, sir. That seat is already taken”.

2、One chapter of the book is devoted to the__________ (history) meeting of the two leaders.

3、The future of our country rests with us young people. We must refuse to despair however__________ (frustrate) the situation might be.

4、There is a more__________ (economy) way of disposing of garbage.

5、_________ (impulse) people always do things they will regret later.

Blank Filling

1、They have invited many international ________ (observe) to see to it that their international election is properly handled.

2、About fifty thousand people applied for the job. The ________ (apply) included many university postgraduate.

3、The interior decoration of this hotel will be in ________ (tradition) Chinese style.

4、His father is a highly respected professor who has won admiration for his ________ (impress) academic achievement.

5、Both professors are highly ________ (respect) in their field and it is no secret that they are emulating each other.

Blank Filling

1、The ________ (profession) historian is dimply one who brings together a very large number of “facts”

2、Great care is being taken to preserve these ________ (history) buildings.

3、He bent down to study the footprints and then he ________ (straight) up and looked around.

4、If we can take that strategic position we will hold the enemy back. We can ________ (neutral) them even if we can’t defeat them.

5、It takes an ________ (invent) mind to create such a sophisticated system.

Ask and Answer

1、What do you know about environmental pollution?

Ask and Answer

1、What is the evil spell?

Ask and Answer

1、Why did Carson call man’s tampering with nature a war against nature?

Ask and Answer

1、What is the difference between the natural spreading of species and the man-assisted process? And how does this process contribute to the pest problem?

Ask and Answer

1、What should we do to solve pest problems?

Unit 6 How do We Deal with the Drug Problem

multiple choice

1、The eldest child is thoroughly ____ because they always give him whatever he wants.
    A、spoiled
    B、wasted
    C、destroyed
    D、uneducated

2、There _____ no cause for alarm, she went back to her room.
    A、being
    B、was
    C、be
    D、has been

3、1. He has read widely but seldom thought deeply, so his learning is actually quite ____.
    A、superficial
    B、profound
    C、extreme
    D、supernatural

multiple choice

1、marijuana belongs to soft drug.

2、Prohibition was a successful policy in United States to reduce drinking.

3、The author advocates crackdown of drugs by government.

multiple choice

1、We haven’t got much time. Let’s get ______ business
    A、down to
    B、over with
    C、back on
    D、on for

2、This problem is too complicated. Let’s leave it ______ for the moment.
    A、on
    B、behind
    C、aside
    D、off

3、Do you like the book Sidney gave you? 一Very much. It’s exactly __________I wanted
    A、what
    B、which
    C、that
    D、how

multiple choice

1、In giving a speech, the speaker's goal is to communicate ideas clearly and ________ , so that the audience will be in no ________ about the meaning of the speech.
    A、effectively ... haste
    B、indirectly ... distress
    C、vigorously ... discomfort
    D、unambiguously ... confusion

2、It was not yet eleven o'clock _____ a boat crossed the river with a single passenger who had obtained his transportation at that unusual hour by promising an extra fare
    A、when
    B、what
    C、that
    D、which

3、1. Women workers wear hats _____ their hair gets caught in the machinery.
    A、in case
    B、if
    C、unless
    D、because

multiple choice

1、risks are far______by potential benefit.
    A、outweighted
    B、outnumbered
    C、outwit
    D、outshone

2、somehow he always namaged to ____ his opponent.
    A、outwit
    B、outnumber
    C、outweight
    D、outshone

3、He ___his wife for three years.
    A、outlived
    B、outweighted
    C、outnumbered
    D、outwitted

Ask and Answer

1、What's the reason for Portugal decriminalizing of drugs?

Ask and Answer

1、what are the basic arguments of legalizers?

Ask and Answer

1、what's the different between heroine and heroin?

Ask and Answer

1、when talk about drug problem, what are the basic principles we shoud bear in mind. How can we build our case and make arguments convincing?

Ask and Answer

1、please list some compound adjectives and analyze what type does it belong?

Unit 7 Globalization's Duel Power

Multiple Choice

1、A really smart shopper does not buy what he can do ____, but what he can’t do _______. A. with, without B. without, with C. away, off D. with, away
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

2、Do you regret _________ that you wanted to leave? A. to tell B. to have told C. my telling D. telling
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

3、Whenever he had time, he _______ do some reading. A. could B. will C. would D. should
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

4、The plant community ________ in a certain area becomes a food source for a community of animals _______ that area. A. growing, attracting B. grown, attracted C. growing, attracted D. grown, attracting
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

Multiple Choice

1、Globalization is not only a word today but an irresistible . A. trendy, trend B. trend, trendy C. trendy, trendy D. trend, trend
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

2、The designer has chosen the colors blue and orange. A. complimentary B. complement C. compliment D. complementary
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

3、As general manager his job is to profits and minimize costs. But he has failed . A. increase, on both accounts B. make, on both respects C. maximize, on both counts D. maximize more, in both areas
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

4、Government is like a pain-killer. It your pains, but does not cure the disease. Besides, you are prone to get to it. A. relieve, reliefs, addicted B. relief, relieves, used C. relief, relieves, addicted D. relieve, reliefs, used
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

Multiple Choice

1、Testing, reviewing, and debugging code that does not follow any standards can be a task, even for the best of programmers. A. daunting B. excess C. controversial D. conspicuous
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

2、Declining costs for communication and transportation favored more global commerce. In which sentence does the word “favor” express the similar meaning as the above one? A. Many kids favor ice-cream. B. This country favors a presidential system of government. C. The warm climate favors many types of tropical plants. D. My sister favors the bright color when she buys clothes.
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

3、Companies and financial markets increasingly disregard national boarders when making production, marketing and investment decisions. What does the italicized word mean? A. promote B. accelerate C. retard D. ignore
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

4、Today we are hard-pressed to our reform and the changing times. A. accelerate, keep abreast of B. speed, stay abreast of C. speed up, keep abreast with D. deepen, catch up
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

Multiple Choice

1、A decade later, even after Asia’s 1997-1998 financial crisis, private capital flows dwarf governmental flows. Which paraphrasing of the clause underlined is correct? A. private capital flows are greater in number than governmental capital flows. B. private capital flows are smaller in number than governmental capital flows. C. private capital flows are equal to governmental capital flows in number. D. governmental capital flows are greater in number than private capital flows.
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

2、Which translation of the English expressions is NOT correct? A. mergers and acquisitions 兼并与收购 B. multilateral institutions 多边机构 C. takeover 破产 D. economies of scale规模经济
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

3、Imports $.5 billion this March, which is exactly three times what it was last March. A. passes B. is no less than C. totals D. dwarfs
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

4、Consider Asia. Despite its financial crisis, rapid trade expansion and economic growth sharply cut the number of the desperately poor. What does the italicized word mean? A. reduce B. eliminate C. increase D. raise
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

Multiple Choice

1、His power was seriously by a succession of crises, and when he died, a bitter power struggle . A. weakened, was ensued B. eroded, ensued C. damaged, followed D. reduced, occurred
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

2、Workers who are forced to work long hours are prone to accidents. Which alternative is not synonymous to the italicized part in this sentence? A. are liable to B. are likely to C. are inclined to D. are relevant to
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

3、In which pair the two words are not opposite in meaning? A. optimism—pessimism B. lopsided—multisided C. inflation—deflation D. backlash—support
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

4、We have to understand that even when our plan to quadruple our GDP , we still cannot the most advanced countries in average per capita income. A. is carried out, match B. materializes, compare with C. comes true, equal D. is achieved, keep abreast of
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

Multiple Choice

1、People feel by any kind of economic change—and change from abroad naturally seems especially alien and . A. threated, menacing B. threatened, menacing C. threatened, menace D. threatening, menacing
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

2、Which sentence contains a grammatical error? A. Some houses still lack basic amenities such as bathrooms. B. He is lack of confidence. C. This movie is completely lacking in originality. D. There was no lack of volunteers.
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

3、Which alternative shows the wrong antonym of the word in bold? A. evitable—inevitable B. reversible—irreversible C. conspicuous—inconspicuous D. plausible—inplausible
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

4、Globalization’s promise may exceed its peril—but the peril is still real. One of the great drama is to see which prevails? In which sentence does the verb “prevail” convey the similar meaning as that in the given sentence? A. Those beliefs still prevail among certain social groups. B. The idea of going abroad to pursue studies prevails among young people. C. Justice will prevail over tyranny. D. These prejudices particularly prevail in rural areas.
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

Multiple Choice

1、By the time he is seventy, he __________ a lot in his life. A. will experience B. will have experienced C. should experience D. should have experienced
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

2、___________ she likes him, she would never consider marrying him. A. In so far as B. As C. As long as D.Much as
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

3、If you had asked me, I ___________ you all the boy’s story. A. would have told B. shall tell C. would tell D. will have told
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

4、He ___________ the boys stealing apples from his garden. A. captured B. caught C. arrested D. came across
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

Sentence Making

1、Make a sentence with each of the following words: alien, constitute, ensue, dwarf, prone

Ask and Answer

1、Why was the author trying to say in this essay which was written more than ten years ago? What did he say that has proved to be right and what has proved to be wrong? What new developments have we witnessed in the world that the author did not visualize over a decade ago?

Ask and Answer

1、Is “globalization” still a trendy word today? Why or why not?

Ask and Answer

1、How do you benefit from globalization? And is there anything you may stand to lose in this global trend? Give examples to illustrate your idea.

Ask and Answer

1、As you have learned this part, try to answer the question raised in Para. 18: If globalization is so good, why is it so risky?

Ask and Answer

1、Is globalization a blessing to China?

Ask and Answer

1、Many people say that globalization has lost its momentum, claiming that the world is falling under the domination of the Group of Eight, or the Group of Twenty, or the Group of Two, or the US alone, or “Group Zero”? Where do you think the world is heading? Toward further globalization or further regionalization and fragmentation?

Unit 8 Why Historians Disagree

Muitiple Choice

1、When you get ________ with this course, you won’t have much difficulty getting ________ simple ideas in English.
    A、A. over, through
    B、B. through, across
    C、C. on, across
    D、D. away, over

2、My father is not at home now. He, together with some of his friends, ________ to Washington.
    A、A. has been
    B、B. have been
    C、C. have gone
    D、D. has gone

3、Never________ this before, and never ________.
    A、A. have I done, I will
    B、B. have I done, will I
    C、C. I have done, I will
    D、D. I have done, will I

4、The airline hostess reminded the passengers not to ________ their luggage ________ when they alight from a plane.
    A、A. leave…behind
    B、B. leave… away
    C、C. throw… away
    D、D. forget… behind

5、Do you feel like ______ to a film or would you rather______ at home.
    A、A. to go, to stay
    B、B. going, stay
    C、C. to go, staying
    D、D. going, to stay

Blank Filling

1、Functional independence involves the _____ (capable) of individuals to take care of practical and personal affairs.

2、Probably nothing can make students feel lower or higher _____ (emotion) than the way they are relating to whomever they are having a romantic relationship with.

3、College is designed to be a time of personal growth and _____ (expand).

4、I remember once when my father had done something _____ (ridicule).

5、When he got word that Lee was ready to call it quits, he was suddenly and _______ (miracle) cured.

Blank Filling

1、In high school Michael had a job selling _____ (subscribe) to the Houston post.

2、Dell knew that IBM required its ____ (deal) to take a monthly quota of PCs, in most cases more than they could sell.

3、Returning to Austin, Dell risked all his _____ (save) and incorporated Dell Computer Corp. on May 3, 1984.

4、I spent most of my time _______ (roam) the woods and fields, playing Robin Hood, daydreaming.

5、My well of knowledge about _______ (nature) history began to brim over.

Blank Filling

1、Where have you hidden my glasses, you little _____?(mischievous)

2、He has been ____ for 6 weeks. (hospital)

3、In the confrontation between the stream and the rock, the stream always wins, not through ____ but by perseverance. (strong)

4、____ is the root of all evils. (poor)

5、Good health is an _____ blessing. (value)

Blank Filling

1、The product is still at a _____ (development) stage.

2、I caught a _____ (moment) glimpse of them.

3、Please pay for goods on _____ (deliver).

4、She is known for her detailed _____ (familiar) with her subject

5、This is a satisfying as well as a financially _____ (reward) career.

Ask and Answer

1、Why do you think historians disagree?

Ask and Answer

1、What is the confusion of the students put forward in Paras.2-3?

Ask and Answer

1、What is the main idea of Paras. 7—8? How are the two paragraphs developed?

Ask and Answer

1、How do the authors view the controversy among historians?

Ask and Answer

1、How to achieve clarity in the expository writing?

Unit 9 The Most Dangerous Game

Unit 9单元测验

1、1. If we can take that strategic position we will hod the enemy ( ). We can ( ) them even if we can’t defeat them.

2、2. Dusk had ( ). She could not make ( ) where the road was ( ) to. She lost her sense of direction, and instead of heading toward the city, she finally discovered that she was actually heading ( ) from it.

3、3. When the truck drove to the middle of the bridge, the bridge suddenly ( ) ( ) and ( ) fell the truck into the river.

4、4. Rocks kept ( ) down the hill and the lives of all of the people in the bus were ( ) ( ) . The driver knew that this was no time for ( ) . He had to get a ( ) on himself and ( ) on as fast as he could.

5、5. They were so ( ) on their chess game that the sun had long ( ) before they decided to call it a day.

6、6. The future of our country ( ) with us young people. We must refuse to be ( ) wherever social problems occur, and we must refuse to despair however ( ) the situation might be.

7、7. He paused to take ( ) of the situation. He ( ) down to study the footprints and then he ( ) up and looked around.

8、8. When the enemy soldiers came close to our hiding place, I ( ) there, because I was the only protection for all of these women and children. At the time i really ( ) a year in a minute.

9、9. As soon as the bear was gone, he ( ) down the tree and ran ( ) his life.

10、10. She is a wonderful scholar with ( ) talent. When she retires, it will be difficult to find somebody to ( ) her.

Discussing the following questions

1、1. Why is the story given the title "The Most Dangerous Game"? In what sense is it dangerous? Dangerous to whom?

2、What do you think is the moral of this story if there is any? Can you think of people playing similarly dangerous games in society today?

Unit 10 The Needs That Drive Us All

Multiple Choice

1、William Glasser believes that schools systematically students a chance to behave and learn in responsible ways. A. derive, of B. derive, from C. deprive, of D. derive, from
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

2、In walling the students from the world and our authority them, the schools prevent them from learning how to understand their own basic needs and how to meet them. A. imposing, on B. imposing, to C. attributing, to D. attributing, on
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

3、In which pair the noun form of the given verb is NOT correct? A. reproduce—reproduction B. fulfill—fulfillment C. persuade—persuadation D. avoid—avoidance
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

4、The new situation important changes of our life. A. calls for, in every aspect B. requires, on every aspect C. demands for, from every aspect D. demands, with every aspect
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

Multiple Choice

1、In which pair the adjective of the given noun is NOT correct? A. necessity—necessary B. gene—genetic C. psychology—psychological D. cowardice—cowarding
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

2、To pass a law is . But to enforce the law, we have to break the resistance of those who have benefited greatly from the old practices. A. relatively easier, down, from B. comparatively easier, up, from C. relatively easy, down, from D. reasonably easy, through, in
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

3、We have covered all the issues one. I suggest we break for lunch and continue this afternoon. A. except, up B. except for, up C. instead of, off D. except, off
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

4、The U. S. is definitely a telephone country. This is due partly to telephone service is good, whereas postal service is less efficient. A. the reason that B. the reason which C. the fact that D. the fact which
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

Multiple Choice

1、1. Which of the following sentences is NOT correct grammatically? A. He could do nothing but take back what he had said. B. She seemingly has done nothing but accomplish the impossible. C. They desire nothing but enjoy the present moment. D. We had no choice but to turn back.
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

2、The peace talks a deadlock when both sides rejected any compromise. A. ran into B. jumped to C. came across D. looked upon
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

3、Judge which of the four sentences contains no error in grammar. A. Please attach the rope in a branch of the tree. B. There will be considerable prestige attaches to his new position. C. The hospital is attaching to that university. D. Both her parents attach great importance to education.
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

4、I the need for power because the way we continually struggle for power in every aspect of our lives seems uniquely human. Which of the following expressions cannot substitute the one underlined in the given sentence? A. stress B. emphasize C. strive for D. attach importance to
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

Multiple Choice

1、If it were not for the need for power, our whole economy would crumble. What does the expression underlined mean? A. Regardless of B. In terms of C. But for D. Due to
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

2、A friend of mine told me that his apartment had been broken twice within two months. So he had decided to move safety. A. down, for the sake of B. through, for the purpose of C. into, for the sake of D. in, for the benefit
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

3、The police were called to break the demonstration. But the police stood the demonstrators. A. on, up, on the side of B. out, up, on the side of C. up, down, by D. out, up, behind
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

4、In a conversation, think about what you’re going to say next, try to understand what people are saying and what you can learn. A. Instead of B. rather than C. except for D. except
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

Multiple Choice

1、We worry about status, position and whether we have clout. Which of the following is not synonymous with the italicized word in the above sentence? A. power B. authority C. influence D. fame
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

2、My deputy has resigned, so I’ve got a lot just now. A. on my mind B. in my mind C. to my mind D. beyond my mind
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

3、the timely operation, he wouldn’t have recovered so soon. A. If it were for B. If it weren’t for C. If it had been for D. If it hadn’t been for
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

4、he longed for a better job, he rejected a well-paying position. A. As much B. As more C. Much as D. More as
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

Multiple Choice

1、Haier Co. began by specializing in refrigerators but has now washing machines and air-conditioners. A. branched out B. branched out into C. built into D. built out into
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

2、the flood it was a pretty good year for us last year. A. But for B. Besides C. Except for D. Except
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

3、He is well . Nobody would guess that he is already 90. A. preserved B. reserved C. conserved D. deserved
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

4、Elements are made of atoms. Most atoms are stable, means they do not change from year to year. A. that B. which C. it D. what
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

Multiple Choice

1、I, for my part, don’t trust these people, even when they seem to be offering us gifts, it is. A. however B. wherever C. whichever D. whatever
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

2、The profits will be our partners their contributions the total in investment. A. shared with, in proportion to, to B. shared among, in proportion of, to C. divided among, according to, on D. shared with, on the basis of, to
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

3、three months later, the hostages were more dead than alive. A. Having rescued B. Rescued C. Having been rescued D. Rescuing
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

4、The speaker expresses the view that aggression competitiveness are part of human nature; they are reactions to particular environments. A. both, and B. not, but C. either, or D. neither, nor
    A、A
    B、B
    C、C
    D、D

Ask and Answer

1、Before you read the text, based on your intuition, what are the basic needs that drive us all?

Ask and Answer

1、Why does the author consider it so important for us to understand human drives? What will happen if our needs are not satisfied?

Ask and Answer

1、If power is a basic human need, then where do love, friendship, cooperation, sympathy, modesty and humility come in?

Ask and Answer

1、Pittacus says: “The measure of man is what he does with power.” Comment on this statement and talk about “human’s need for power” with your partners.

Ask and Answer

1、Is freedom an indispensible need of human being? And why?

Ask and Answer

1、In the video of one episode of The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, the boy turned the punishment of painting the fence into great fun for his eager friends by pretending to take it as an artistic undertaking. Have you had any experience of doing something as great fun?

Ask and Answer

1、Summarize the major points of this essay in one paragraph. Try to make your paragraph united, coherent and logical.

Unit 11 A Drink in the Passage

Unit 11单元测试

1、1. Many soldiers were ( ) be eating boiled boots. It was clear that they did not ( ) the snow-covered mountain.
    A、A. so hungry that they, feel up to climb
    B、B. as hungry as to, feel up to climbing
    C、C. so hungry as to, feel up to climbing
    D、D. hungry enough to, feel like to climb

2、2. If he should fail to ( ) the project to a successful close in time, he well be severely ( ) .
    A、A. bring, reprimanded
    B、B. take, criticized
    C、C. carry, scolded
    D、D. put, lectured on

3、3. I don’t ( ) going out today, with the sandstorm ( ).
    A、A. feel up to, or something
    B、B. feel like, and all
    C、C. feel like to, and the like
    D、D. feel up, and everything

4、4. So we ( ) toward the nearest village which was a twenty-mile walk. Just then an orderly came to give us a horse, but we waved it ( ) , telling him to give it to the wounded soldiers.
    A、A. started off, away
    B、B. set off, in
    C、C. struggled, on
    D、D. set out, along

5、5. Her sincere warm welcome put me ( ) , and I decided t ( ) my heart to her.
    A、A. at home, talk/pour out
    B、B. to ease, take out
    C、C. into ease, opened
    D、D. at ease, talk/pour out

6、6. Have you ( ) ever ( ) someone who knows some Afrikaans?
    A、A. for heaven’s sake, heard
    B、B. for God’s sake, heard of
    C、C. for Christ’s sake, heard from
    D、D. for goodness’ sake, heard about

7、7. By that time I ( ) my mind never ( ) all the money in the world to do anything against my conscience.
    A、A. already made up, with
    B、B. was already making up, by
    C、C. had already made up, for
    D、D. have already made up, in spite of

8、8. Any ( ) might mean death. We’ve got to ( ) before it gets dark.
    A、A. careless mistake, get hell away here
    B、B. error, get away of the hell here
    C、C. blunder, get the hell from here
    D、D. oversight, get the hell out of here

9、9. At that time he kept telling us that final victor was just ( ). His optimism ( ) despair.
    A、A. around the corner, saved us from
    B、B. at the corner, saved us out of
    C、C. round the corner, saved our
    D、D. in the corner, freed us from

10、10. Money is often ( ) the idea of happiness, which is wrong. In a civilized society, people wouldn’t attach too much importance ( ) material things.
    A、A. associated with, to
    B、B. associated with, on
    C、C. related with, to
    D、D. related to, at

Thinking about and answering the following questions.

1、Why is ethnic conflict still such a serious widespread phenomenon in the world today? What do you think is the source of racism? How can we define racism?

2、Is it easy to detect the existence of racism? Why or why not? Does racism only involve governments and politicians? How far are we from racism personally?

Unit 12 Twelve Angry Men

Muitiple Choice

1、This question really _________.
    A、A. needn’t to answer
    B、B. needn’t to be answered
    C、C. doesn't need answering
    D、D. doesn’t need to answer

2、His lawyer gave him a suggestion that he ____________ the city right away.
    A、A. leave
    B、B. leaves
    C、C. left
    D、D. will leave

3、A really smart shopper does not buy what he can do ____, but what he can’t do _______.
    A、A. with, without
    B、B. without, with
    C、C. away, off
    D、D. with, away

4、Do you regret _________ that you wanted to leave?
    A、A. to tell
    B、B. to have told
    C、C. my telling
    D、D. telling

5、Whenever he had time, he _______ do some reading.
    A、A. could
    B、B. will
    C、C. would
    D、D. should

Muitiple Choice

1、The plant community ________ in a certain area becomes a food source for a community of animals _______ that area.
    A、A. growing, attracting
    B、B. grown, attracted
    C、C. growing, attracted
    D、D. grown, attracting

2、By the time he is seventy, he __________ a lot in his life.
    A、A. will experience
    B、B. will have experienced
    C、C. should experience
    D、D. should have experienced

3、___________ she likes him, she would never consider marrying him.
    A、A. In so far as
    B、B. As
    C、C. As long as
    D、D.Much as

4、If you had asked me, I ___________ you all the boy’s story.
    A、A. would have told
    B、B. shall tell
    C、C. would tell
    D、D. will have told

5、He ___________ the boys stealing apples from his garden.
    A、A. captured
    B、B. caught
    C、C. arrested
    D、D. came across

Blank Filling

1、Today is _____ (unbearable) hot. Let the air conditioning operate.

2、He was _____ (prosecute) for theft, so he has to be tried.

3、He was released from prison following his _____ (acquit).

4、_____ (infringe) of this regulation would automatically rule you out of the championship.

5、They found these outdoor activities _____ (pleasure) and gainful.

Blank Filling

1、Van Gogh used to be considered as a madman, but nowadays, his paintings are ______ (value).

2、We decide to take out a ____________ (subscribe) to China Daily.

3、She started _______________ (proceed) against her husband for divorce.

4、It’s ________ (sicken) to see such cruelty.

5、He halted before the door in __________ (decide), and then he left.

Blank Filling

1、The _____ (interact) of the two groups produced many good ideas.

2、He had been _____ (miraculous) saved from almost certain death.

3、This may affect your _____ (entitle) to compensation.

4、He is greatly _____ (attach) to his children.

5、People are always _____ (fascinate) by the private lives of movie stars.

Blank Filling

1、He got himself into a bad _____ (fix).

2、She was brought up in an _____ (orphan) after her parents died.

3、I meant it as a bit of _____ (construct) advice, but he took it as a personal insult.

4、The arrival of a taxi was unusual enough; an unknown woman getting out of it was _____ (sensation).

5、The _____ (motivate) for the decision is the desire to improve our service to our customers.

Blank Filling

1、This decision makes a __________ (mock) of the government’s economic policy.

2、She has an ___________ (shake) faith in freedom, fraternity and equality.

3、The mass media tends to ____________ (personal) politics.

4、I can’t ____________ (rational) my absurd fear of insects.

5、She’s too _____________ (protect) towards her children; she should let them be more independent.

Blank Filling

1、When Mary lit a cigarette, her father shook his head in ______ (approve).

2、The drought was an unfortunate ______ (occur) to the farmers.

3、He should be ______(shame) of what he has done.

4、Winston Churchill is _____ one of the greatest politicians the world has ever known. (doubt)

5、The ______(arrange) schedule is more convenient than the previous one.

Blank Filling

1、He wished to apologize for his _____(rude) last week.

2、Do you think his arguments are ______(convince)?

3、It was ______ (sense) of him to quit smoking.

4、Anger left him ______(speech).

5、He is such a ______(hot-temper) man that few of his colleagues can get along with him well.

Blank Filling

1、The pursuit of good ends does not ______ the employment of bad means. (just)

2、His ____ was very unexpected as he always worked hard. (dismiss)

3、_____ is used in teaching children. (illustrate)

4、He is a _____ revolutionary. (commit)

5、He was getting harder and more ______ about life. (cynicism)

Ask and Answer

1、What are the duties as a juror?

Ask and Answer

1、What is the focus of the author?

Ask and Answer

1、Do you think that the fact that No. 10 ever lived among them justified his judgment? How did No. 9 retort?

Ask and Answer

1、What reasonable doubt was raised when the second vote was called for? Who changed the vote to not guilty?

Ask and Answer

1、How do you understand "He’s much too bright for that"?

Ask and Answer

1、Compare No. 3 and No. 8’s performances in the courtroom. In what way did they impress you?

Ask and Answer

1、How do you comment on what No. 3 did to No. 8? Under what circumstances would one say “somebody get up”?

Ask and Answer

1、Why did No. 8 vote not guilty? Did he have any evidence to prove the boy’s innocence at first? Why did he vote the way he did then? What was his motive?

Ask and Answer

1、What do you think is the main theme of this play?

Ask and Answer

1、What are the threee necessary elements in drama?