一、 Grammar and Diction 30% (Choose the only correct item, 2% x15)
D 1. Robert Frost chose to be a poet so that we would enjoy ____ poems of his.
(A. so touching B. so touched C. such touched D. such touching)
Such +N So +adj. Enjoy+N/v-ing touching 令人感動的/觸動人心的
B 2. The legend of cloning used to appear in _____ is now China.
(A. that B. what C. where D. which)
the place which = what (疑問副詞) where=介係詞+ 關代 (關係副詞)
A 3. He has a bad temper; _____, he is a very good man.
(A. otherwise B. except that C. or else D. lest)
A 4. Tiptoeing into the bedroom, he found his wife _____ on the couch beside their bed. (A. seated B. sit C.seating D. to sit)
Seated 就座的adj. be seated=to be sitting down 使就座v.及物動詞
C 5.In Japan, life is often much slower outside the big cities, _____ is true in other countries as well. (A.which B. what C. as D. that)
C 6. The safety of MRT rides has not received much attention until very _____.
(A. dangerously B. seriously C. recently D. surprisingly)
D 7. The students find etymology, _____ the study of the origin of words, very confusing. (A. and B.furthermore C. either D. or)
B 8. Traffic light labeling makes _____ information about food easy and obvious.
(A. find B. finding C. to find D. it find)
A make B adj. finding imformation about food 為B
A 9. If an applicant _____, he or she will probably pass the interview.
A. who is clever works hard B. who is clever and works hard
C. is clever and who works hard D. being clever, who works hard
If an applicant who is clever works hard.
S1 S2 V2 V1
B 10. X: When will the plane arrive?
Y: It should have arrived an hour ago; it is already _____.
(A. overtime B. overdue C. delayed D. behind.)
遲到的 c.has been delayed
D 11. As he was my good friend, I deemed it fit to give him a free copy of my book
and I asked the publisher to send him a _____ copy.
(A. supplementary B. elementary C. documentary D. complimentary)
Supplementary 補充的 complimentary 贈送的 (讚賞的)
C12. Behind these simple scenes _____ a deep feeling for life’s fundamentals.
(A. are B. have C. is D. seem)
A deep feeling for life’s fundamental is behind these simple scenes.
B 13. When I went swimming, my eyes were _____ by the sea water.
(A. annoyed B. irritated C. bothered D. disturbed)
D 14. The wounded man would not live unless he had a blood _____.
(A. transplantation B. implantation C. transmission D. transfusion)
blood transfusion 輸血 transplantation 移植 implantation 植入 transmission
C 15. Scientists announced that more than 90% of the sequence of human _____
had been completed.
(A. clone B. organs C. genome D. reproduction)