真题：Directions: For this part,you are allowed 30 minutes to write a letter to express your thanks to one of your friends who helped you most when you were in difficulty.You should write at least 120 words but no more than 180 words.
I would like to take this opportunity to express my heartfelt gratitude to you for your help when I was in difficulty. You have been very kind and helpful since we knew each other.
Last week,I caught a bad cold and had to stay at home for a week。 When I was worrying about the lessons, you came to my home after school and helped me with every subject.With your help, I didn’t fall behind others.
Again, thanks so much for your enthusiastic help.Even though you are to about to go abroad for further education I know that I will always stay in touch with you. I wish you every success in the future and I hope we can exchange more viewpoints on study.
Please keep in touch,and drop in and visit us whenever you are in this part of the world.
真题：Directions: For this part,you are allowed 30 minutes to write a letter to express your thanks to your parents or any other family member upon making a memorable achievement. You should write st least 120 words but no more than 180 words.
This letter is to tell you my true feelings from the bottom of my heart.Although we can keep in virtual touch every day,I still feel it not enough to let you know how much I love you and how much I’ve appreciated what you’ve done for me.
In the past 20 years, you have done a lot for me. Firstly， thank you so much for bringing me up. I know how hard you‘ve being working in the past. I can imagine how many difficulties and obstacles you’ve conquered.Second, I want to thank you for your good education on me. There is an old saying goes like this “parents are the first teachers to their children”.Both of you are the typical ones. The most important thing that I want to say “thank you” is for your great admiration on my own freedom. You told me to look over the horizons and to pursuit my own dreams without hesitation.
I really feel that my pen fails me when I am writing this thank you letter. The only thing I hope you can do for me is to take good care of yourselves and you will be always proud of me.
Yours beloved Son
真题：Directions: For this part， you are allowed 30 minutes to write a letter to express your thanks to one of your school teachers upon entering college。 You should write at least 120 words but no more than 180 words。
I am writing to you to express my thanks for your help in learning English。 You are one of the best teachers who I have ever met 。There are many good points that I learn from you。
During these days in your class， I have acquired much knowledge from you and it really helps me a lot。 Firstly， you let me know what the west thinking pattern is straight thinking pattern。 As an English learner， it is important for me to understand the difference between them。 There is no denying the fact that this can help me with my examination and interaction with foreigners。 What’s more， I’m glad to be your student， and I am very happy to learn the course under your guidance。 English is an important tool， through which we can share our experience with the world。 I treasure the chance of learning English， and I enjoy the happiness from your course。
The last not the least， please forgive those mistakes I have made which may upset you。 What I have learned from you will help me pass the coming examinations and also be useful for my further education in abroad。 It is not only a progress of learning， but also a cultivation of my ability。
May everything go well around you。
1. C) Rising unemployment worldwide.
2. C) Few countries have realized the seriousness of the current crisis.
3. B) Put calorie information on the menu.
4. A) They will be fined.
5. D) Failure to integrate innovation into their business.
6. B) It is the creation of something new.
7. C) Its innovation culture.
8. D)He does not talk long on the phone.
9.B) talk at length.
10.A) He thought it was cool.
11.C) It is childish and unprofessional.
12. A) He wants to change his job assignment.
13. A) His workload was much too heavy.
14. C) His boss has a lot of trust in him.
15. D) Talk to his boss in person first.
16 A) The importance of sleep to a healthy life
17 C) They get less and less sleep
18 D) Their blood pressure will rise
19. B) What course you are going to choose
20. D) The personal statement
21. C) Indicate they have reflected and thought about the subject
22 B) It was built in the late 19th century.
23 D) They often broke down.
24 A) They were produced on the assembly line.
25 C) It marked a new era in motor travel.
参考译文：Kung Fu is a Chinese martial arts known. Origin of Chinese martial arts can be traced back to self-defense needs, hunting activities and military training in ancient China. It is a traditional Chinese sport, young people have practiced the elderly. It has gradually evolved into the unique elements of Chinese culture. As China's national treasure, there are hundreds of different martial arts styles, a form of martial arts in the world practice the most. Some styles imitate animal movements, and some are inspired by Chinese philosophy, myths and legends.
版本一：Wuzhen， an ancient water town of Zhejiang province， is located near the Beijing-Hangzhou Grand Canal。 It is a charming place。 Many ancient bridges， Chinese style hotels and restaurants dwell there。 In the past one thousand years， the water system and the way of life there haven‘t changed much， so it is a museum of ancient civilizations。 All rooms in Wuzhen are made of stone and wood。 Over hundreds of years， the locals have built houses and markets along the riverbank。 Numerous spacious and pretty courtyards hide in those houses， serving as surprises and waiting to be found by the tourists。
In Weifang， Shandong， kites are not only for entertainment.It also symbolizes the culture of the city. Weifang is known as the “capital of kites” with a history of nearly 2，400 years in flying kites.It is said that the ancient Chinese philosopher Motze took three years to make the first kite right in Weifang.It fell and broke， however， on its first day of flying.Some also belives that it was the carpenter LuBan that fist invented the kite. It’s said that his kite was made of wood and bamboo and it landed after three days’ flying.
真题：Directions: For this part,you are allowed 30 minutes to write a short essay on e-learning.Try to imagine what will happen when more and more people study online instead of attending school. You are required to write at least 150 words but no more than 200 words.
Currently, an increasing number of people begin to use Internet to take courses and acquire knowledge. Onlinelearning is booming all around the world. It is providing many options withlearners in terms of time, locations, subjects and costs.
Online learning greatly promoteslearners’ studying efficiency and teachers’ productivity. As a result, updatedknowledge will reach those students in isolated areas at a higher speed, whichcan make many of them keep pace with the time. Additionally, students candecide their learning location and time much more freely. Notably, because transportationand accommodation will not trouble E-learners, learning cost will be largelylowered. These advantages might decrease the number of people who routinelyattend school learning.
From my point of view, personal interactionbetween teachers and students in schools is irreplaceable. It is a good ideathat we combine E-learning and attending school together. Learning is not asimple multiple-choice question but an important issue that needs your tryingand involvement.
真题：Directions：For this part, you are allowed 30 minutes to write a short essay on the use of robots. Try to imagine what will happen when more and more robots take the place of human beings in industry as well as people's daily lives. You are requried to write at least 150 words but no more than 200 words.
It is held bysome people that knowledge is power, especially scientific and technologicalknowledge. Science and technology are the motive power of the socialdevelopment, which constitute a primary productive force. The use of robots isthe produce of development of science and technology.
People’s viewson the use of robots vary from person to person. Some hold that human life cannotcontinue without the use of robots. For many years, human society has developedwith the use of science and technology. So the life with the use of robots we areliving now is more efficient than that of our fore fathers. They go on to pointout that the use of robots has brought about many changes in people's life. For example, through the use of robots can improve the work efficiency and avoiddangerous events happening in our life in that we can require robots to do someworks with danger instead of human beings.
Science andtechnology of robots are the crystallization of human wisdom. It brought aglorious past to humanity, also will bring bright future to mankind.
真题：For this part, you are allowed 30 minutes to write a short essay on living in the virtual world. Try to imagine what will happen when people spend more and more time in the virtual world instead of interacting in the real world. You are required to write at least 150 words bu no moew than 200 words.
We have to admit that the impact of technology on society is unquestionable. Whether considering the TV or the computers， technology has had a huge impact on society. While not every advance has been beneficial， there have been many positive effects of technology. The internet is one typical example.
With the development of science and technology， the world is no longer what it used to be. But the ability of communication is a significant skill which should be cultivated if we want to survive and succeed in the world. But the way of communication with people has changed dramatically. Almost everyone today has a computer， and uses it to communicate with their friends， family， and even business.The virtual world communication has changed the way that people communicate.
Since communication between people in the real world is of utmost importance， lack of communication will lead to perish of human beings. Through communication in the real world， mutual understanding can be promoted and fostered between people， which cannot be replaced by the virtual communication.
Qipao， an exquisite Chinese clothing， originates from China‘s Manchu Nationality. In the Qing Dynasty ， it was a loose robe for the royal women。 In the 1920s， influenced by Western clothing， it went through many changes.For example，the cuffs went narrower， and the dress got shorter. These changes enabled Qipao to fully elaborate women’s beauty.
Nowadays， Qipao quite often appears on world-class fashionshows. It is usually the first choice for Chinese women as they attend socialparties. Meanwhile， many Chinese brides will select it as their wedding dress.Some influential personalities even suggest making it as the national costumefor Chinese women.
26. O undertakes
27. K occupation
28. H existence
29. J intolerant
30. A automatically
31. N slightly
32. E emphasizing
33. M recession
34. D confused
35. B beneficial
46. C Interactive television advertising is successful when incorporatedinto situation comedies.
47. C Somewhat doubtful.
48. C It has placed TV advertising at a great disadvantage.
49. B It has done well in engaging the viewers.
50. A They may be due to the novel way of advertising.
51. B Insufficient demand.
52. D Groundless.
53. A The booming defense industry.
54. A Powerful opposition to government’s stimulus efforts.
55. C To show the urgent need for the government to take action.