第 27 至 36 題為題組
Are forests always created by nature? A man from rural India proves that this is not necessarily 27 .
Abdul Kareem, who used to be an airline ticketing agent, has a great love for the woods. Though he never went to college, he can talk about plants and trees like an expert. In 1977, he bought a piece of rocky wasteland with the 2 8 of growing trees on it. In the beginning, people thought he was 29 to waste his time and money on the land. But he simply 3 0 them and kept working on the soil and planting trees there. The land was so 3 1 that it had to be watered several times a day. Kareem had to fetch the water from a source that was a kilometer away. In the first two years, none of the trees he planted 32 . However, in the third year, several young trees started growing. Greatly
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( 8 ) ( ) (A) inaccurate (B) abnormal (C) impartial (D) unforeseen ( 9 ) ( ) (A) So far (B) So long (C) In brief (D) In an instant ( 1 0 ) ( ) (A) wave (B) position (C) bow (D) applause 答案( 1 ) A ( 2 ) B ( 3 ) C ( 4 ) C ( 5 ) D ( 6 ) B ( 7 ) A ( 8 ) D ( 9 ) D ( 1 0 ) C 6. Just thirty seconds into my three-minute speech, the microphone died. __1__ with horror and humiliation, I frantically plotted what to do next. Should I run off the stage in despair or wait until the microphone regained its power? I chose __2__ of them. Instead, I faced this unexpected obstacle head-on. I continued my speech. Before me, the hushed audience paid attention to every one of my words, __3__ I were a bird, singing out for the very first time. My voice reached far into the recesses of the upper balcony, __4__ I could see people no longer bobbing in front of me, but sitting fascinated, and maybe amazed at how determined I was. My soliloquy ended. All of the students shouted and cheered, the large room __5__ with applause. I realized that inside of me existed a young woman once tested—a young woman who was bolder than her fear.
新民高中 109-1 高一 第二次段考題庫 範圍 L5 L6
1. The Statue of Liberty and Eugène Delacroix’s painting, Liberty Leading the People, have three things in common. Both artworks were created by a Frenchman. Both were created __(1)__