Directions: After reading the following passage, you will find 5 questions or unfinished statements, marked 36 to 40. For each question or statement there are 4 choices marked A, B, C and D. You should make the correct choice and mark the corresponding letter on the Answer Sheet with a single line through the center.
Melbourne, with a population of over 3.5 million, is the second largest city in Australia. It is clean, safe, dynamic and exciting, and well known internationally for its universities and other educational institutions. The city has well-planned tree-lined wide streets and many beautiful parks and gardens. It has a good transport system of roads, buses, trains, and trams(电车). The La Trobe University(拉特罗布大学) campus is connected to the Central Business District by trams, express buses, and bus and train connections. Melbourne is a culturally rich city, and is home to large communities of people from all parts of Europe, the Americas, Africa, and Asia. The city is famous for its restaurants, theatres, music, opera, ballet, art, culture, and shops, and a lively and dynamic nightlife. Melbourne people are enthusiastic about sports, and the city hosts many famous international sports events. Near Melbourne there are beautiful coastlines with excellent beaches, national parks, forests, wineries(葡萄酒厂),winter snowfields and summer resorts. The climate is temperate and comfortable, with warm summers and cool winters. In summer, maximum daytime temperatures range from 26ºC to 36ºC,and in winter from 12ºC to18ºC. The weather in Melbourne can be variable from day to day. In 2002, Melbourne was rate the world's best city to live in by the Economist Intelligence Unit.
36. Melbourne is well_known in the world for its ____________.
D、beautiful parks and gardens
37. According to the passage,Melbourne is a city where_____________.
A、rich people choose to live
B、The best wine is produced
C、Various cultures exist
D、Asian food is popular
38. Melbourne people are very interested in_____________ .
39. The word temperate in the sentence "The climate is temperate…."(Line 14),most probably means ___________.
40. The best title for the passage might be ____________.
A、An Ideal Place for Shopping
B、A City with the Best Climate
C、The World's Best City to live in
D、The World's Most Beautiful City
Directions: This task is the same as Task 1. The 5 questions or unfinished statements are numbered 41 to 45.
and Conditions of Employment
These terms and conditions should be read before you sign your contract.
Salary: Your starting
salary is: ＄15,000. This is reviewed annually.
Hours: The normal hours
of work are eight hours a day, Monday through Friday. You will start work on
Feb. 21, 2008. On the first morning, report to your line manager john Knight.
Health and safety: Please
read the safety regulations attached. If you have any questions, contact the
health and safety officer, whose name is at the top of the regulation sheet. If
you have health problems, please inform the Senior Nurse, Chris Thomas. If you
cannot work because of illness, please telephone the factory.
Annual leave: During your
first year of employment you are allowed twenty days’ leave. This should be
arranged with your line manager.
If you work more than forty hours a week, you will
be paid at the current overtime rate. Your line manager will keep a record of
the overtime you work. If you work on public holidays, you will be paid at the
current rates. If you prefer, time can be taken instead of extra pay for public
holidays and overtime.
The Supplies Department provides overalls(工作服). Inform
Supplies of your size two days before you need them. You can also order any
other equipment you need for your job from Supplies.
- membership card
- full color mini-map
- thumbs up guide
- fact cards
Our lively magazine is mailed to members three times a year. They can read reports and news from around the world, and articles on everything from diamonds to dinosaurs(恐龙), earthquakes to erosion(水土流失).
With each magazine you will receive a Rockwatch events calendar. Rocky activities suitable for families are listed and include road shows and guided walks.
The Rockwatch Rock Artist
Are you an artist, or a photographer? This is your chance to become Rockwatch Rock Artist of the Year and win amazing prizes in our annual competition.
Rockwatch members can have specially discounted Wildlife Watch memberships. Watch is the biggest environmental action club for young people, with 100 groups across the country. You can join both clubs together by filling in the boxes in the membership form.
41. According to the contract, the salary of the employee ___________ .
A、is paid weekly
B、is adjusted every quarter
C、is re-examined from year to year
D、is fixed for to whole contract period
42. If employees have any health problem, they should ___________.
A、telephone the factory
B、inform the Senior Nurse
C、report to their line manager
D、contact the health and safety officer
43. The line manager is responsible for ____________ .
A、giving a pay raise
B、signing a contract
C、arranging annual leave
D、helping with personal affairs
44. If employees work on public holidays, usually they will get ___________ .
A、extra days off
C、a pay raise
45. When they need overalls for their job, employees should inform the Supplies Department of ___________ .
Directions: The following is part of a job advertisement. After reading it, you are required to complete the outline below it(No.46 to No.50).You should write your answers briefly (in no more than three words) on the Answer Sheet correspondingly.
INFORMATION SECURITY SPECIALIST
NOTE: Please submit your resume directly through this website, as well as
emailing your resume as an attachment to us at email@example.com
Establishes and satisfies highly challenging and complex information system
Security (ISS) requirements based upon the analysis of user, operational,
policy, regulatory, and resource demands. Supports the development,
implementation, and operation of ISS-enabling technologies, processes, and
procedures into client systems and networks. Also requires an expert
understanding of security policy advocated by the U.S. Government including
Department of Defense and other agencies, e.g., Treasury, as well as commercial
best security practices.
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related fields.
ISS Policy, Procedures, and Planning, RACF, LAN, LIFE CYCLE, Microsoft NT,
Network Security, Office Automation Tools.
New Carrollton, Maryland or Falls Church, Virginia
CONTACT US AT:
U.S. Citizenship or U.S. Permanent Resident status required for employment.
Directions: There is an advertisement blow. After reading it, you are required to complete the statements that follow the questions (No. 56 to No. 60). You should write your answers in no more than 3 words on the Answer Sheet correspondingly.
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We reserve the right to deny access to this website, or any service provided
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our judgment, interferes with the ability of others to enjoy this website, or
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56. Who are the two parties to the agreement?
The provider of the website and its
57. What is meant if you go on using the service after changes in the agreement are posted?
It means you have
58. What will happen if a visitor breaks this agreement?
The visitor will be denied access to this
59. What are visitors invited to do about this website?
Send in their
about the website
60. What can visitors do when they find materials on the website inaccurate?
They can send their comments to