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.
Google,the internet search-engine company,has announced it will give more than twenty-five million dollars in money and investments to help the poor.The company says the effort involves using the power of information and technology to help people improve their lives.
Aleem walji works for google.org-----the part of the company that gives money to good causes. He said the company’s first project will help identify where infectious(传染性的)diseases are developing. In southeast Asia and Africa, for example, google.org will work with partners to strengthen early-warning systems and take action against growing health threats.
Google.org’s second project will help small and medium-sized businesses grow. Walji says microfinance(小额信贷)is renerally small, short-term loans that create few jobs. Instead, he says Google.org wants to develop ways to bring investors and business owners together to create jobs and improve economic growth.
Google.org will also give money to help two climate-change programs announced earlier this year. One of these programs studies ways to make renewable (再生的)energy less costly than coal-based energy. The other is examining the efforts being made to increase the use of electric cars.
The creators of Google have promised to give Google.org about one percent of company profits and one percent of its total stock value every year. Aleem walji says this amount may increase in the future.
36. The purpose of Google’s investments is to ______.
A、help poor people
B、develop new technology
C、expand its own business
D、increase the power of information
37. According to Aleem walji, the company’s first projict is to_____.
A、set up a new system to warn people of infectious diseases
B、find out where infectious diseases develop
C、identify the causes of infectious diseases
D、cure patients of infectious diseases
38. What kind of businesses will benefit from Google.org’s second project?
D、small and medium-size businesses
39. From the fourth paragraph,we learn that Google.org’s money is also invested to help _____
A、start more research programs
B、make more advanced electric cars
C、develop renewable and coal-based energy
D、conduct studies related to climate changes
40. From the last paragraph we learn that the investments by Google.org’s come from______.
A、Google’s profits and stock value
B、some international IT companies
C、the company’s own interests
D、 local commercial banks
Directions: This task is the same as Task 1. The 5 questions or unfinished statements are numbered 41 to 45.
Your boss holds your future prospects in his hands. Some bosses are hard to get along with.. some have excellent qualifications but no idea when it comes to dealing with people. Of course, not all bosses are like that.
The relationship you have with your boss can be a major factor in determining
your rise up the career ladder. Your boss is not only your leader, he is also
the person best equipped to help you do the job you are paid to do . he can
inform you of company direction that may affect your professional development.
Your boss also needs you to perform at your best in order to accomplish his objectives. He needs you feedback in order to provide realistic and useful reports to upper management. But how does this help you establish a meaningful working realtionship with your boss?
The key is communication. Learn and understand his goals and priorities(优先的事). Observe and understand your boss’s work style. If he has not been alear with his expectations,ask! Likewise, as just something to fill the hours between 9 and 5, he may be more likely to help you.
In short, getting along with your boss requires getting to know his likes and dislikes and learning to work with his personality and management style.
41. The main idea of the first paragraph is that ______.
A、bosses are hard to deal with
B、bosses have good character
C、bosses determine your career future
D、bosses must have similar personality
42. In the second paragraph,”rise up the career ladder”(Line 2)means ______.
A、going to work abroad
B、changing jobs frequently
C、being promoted in position
D、pursuing an advanced degree
43. In order to achieve his objcetives,your boss expects that you will ______.
A、do your best in your work
B、show your management skills
C、get along with your colleagues
D、pursuing an advanced degree
44. The most important factor for establishing a good working relationship with the boss is _______.
D、write reports to upper managenment
45. The best title for the passage might be______.
A、How to Take Care of your boss
B、How to Get Along with your boss
C、How to Accept Your Boss’s Criticism
D、How to Accomplish Your Boss’s Objective
Directions: The following is an advertisement. After reading it, you should complete the information by filling in the blanks marked 46 through 50 (in no more than 3 words) in the table below.
We welcome you aboard the Eastern flight and will do our best to make your trip comfortable and enjoyable.
For your safety and convenience
TO begin the trip,we would like to draw your attention to some safety-related details. There are also explained on the instruction card in the seat pocket in front of you. Seat belts must remain fastened while the “Fasten seatbelts”sign is on. It is advisable to keep them fastened at all times while seated. All flights are non-smoking. The use of mobile telephones is now allowed when the airplane is on the ground. During the flight the use of CD and DVD players is not allowed.
For your entertainment
To help you enjoy your trip, we provide a range of newspapers. On our MD-11 and Boeing aircraft.we provide music and video programs. On Airbus A 321/320/319,short videos are shown.
Meals and drinks
During most flights we serve you a tasty meal and drinks. Beer, wine and other drinks are seved free of charge. Coffee,tea and juice are seved free of charge on all domestic(国内的) flights. On domestic flights leaving leaving before nine and on all flights to Northern China, a snack is served.
Please apply to Ms. Kyoto Matsumoto, Sakura Scholarship Scheme, Sakura Trading Co, 200 East Avenue, London E97PS.
Directions: The following is an application letter. After reading it, you should give brief answer to the 5 questions (No.56 to No.60) that follow.The answers (in no more than 3 words) should be written after the corresponding Answer Sheet.
Dear Mr. Smith,
I am pleased to offer you the position of the after-sales manager at our company starting on 16 June 2009. I propose that the terms of employment will be those in the attached draft individual employment agreement.
Please note that you are entitled to discuss this offer and to seek advice on the attached proposed agreement with your family, a union, a lawyer or someone else you trust. If you want some information on your employment rights, you can also contact the Employment Service Office or visit our website.
Also if you disagree with, or do not understand or wish to clarify anything in this offer, please ring me to discuss any issue you wish to raise.
If you are happy with the proposed terms and wish to accept this offer of employment, please sign the duplicate copy of this letter and return it to me by 1 June,2009 In the event I have not heard from you by that date, this offer will be automatically withdrawn on that date.
I look forward to working with you.
56. What job position is offered to Mr. Smith in the letter?
57. From whom may Mr. Smith seek advice about the proposed agreement?
58. How can Mr. Smith return the signed duplicate copy of this letter?
59. When should Mr. Smith return the signed duplicate copy of this letter?
60. What will happen if the duplicate copy of the letter is not returned by the deadline?
This offer will be
on that date .