Unit1 Ways of Learning Vocabulary
8)make up for
10)not; in the
13)a striking contrast between the standards of living in the north
of the country and the south.
14)is said to be superior to synthetic fiber.
15)as a financial center has evolved slowly.
16)is not relevant to whether he is a good lawyer.
17)by a little-known sixteen-century Italian poet have found their
way into some English magazines.
18)be picked up; can’t accomplish; am exaggerating
19)somewhat; the performance; have neglected; they apply to
20)assist; On the other hand; are valid; a superior
3.herself/by herself/on her own
6.yourself/by yourself/on your
Comprehensive Exercises I.cloze
(4)on the other
(1)It takes an enormous amount of courage to make a departure from
(2)Tom used to be very shy, but this time he was bold enough to give
a performance in front of a large audience.
(3)Many educators think it desirable to foster the creative spirit
in the child at an early age.
(4)Assuming this painting really is a masterpiece, do you think it’s
worthwhile to buy it?
(5)If the data is statistically valid, it will throw light on the
problem we are investigating.
To improve our English, it is critical to do more reading, writing, listening and speaking. Besides, learning by heart as many well-written essays as possible is also very important. Without an enormous store of good English writing in your head you cannot express yourself freely in English. It is also helpful to summarize our experience as we go along, for in so doing, we can figure out which way of learning is more effective and will produce the most desirable result. As long as we keep working hard on it, we will in due course accomplish the task of mastering English.
4)wear and tear 5)dated
8)in contrast to
1)confronted with more than one problem, try to solve the easiest one first.
2)vital to the existence of all forms of life.
3)some confusion among the students about what to do after class to follow up
on the subject.
4)nothing more than a job and an apartment to be happy.
5)tickled him to think that she’d come to ask his advice
1) a lingering; fabricating; sentiments
2)fill out; every item; vital; consequences
3)be denied; tangible; cherish; attain