A formal article usually consists of three parts. What are they?
The three components of a paragraph are the topic sentence, the supporting sentences, and _______.
Our identity is determined by the following factors EXCEPT______.
In terms of writing device, which of the following sentence does not employ parallelism?
During their college year, students don’t grow in the aspect of ______.
In Section B, Part II, the writer told us that she was less interested in reading as an adult because of the negative influence from people around.
“Happy families are all alike; every unhappy family is unhappy in its own way.” is written by ________.
In Thornfield, Jan Eyre bravely expressed her love to ________.
He _______ the secret _______ his wife.
In this sentence “America is also a nation that prizes sociability and community”, which of the following has the closest meaning with the word “prizes”?
Hurried success is one of the problems of modern society.
Slowness, according to Anna Quindlen, should be advocated.
The changes of Anna Quindlen’s life is inseparable from her love for books.
Mansfield’s influence on the development of drama writing as a form of literature was notable.
What is the genre of the text?
At the end of the story, Vera left the man. This belongs to which element of short story?
Which of the following is true to fiction？
Which of the following sentences is NOT an example of depicting a character through his or her looks?
He had lost all that dreamy vagueness and indecision. Now he had the air of a man who has found his place in life.
The writing techniques we discussed in “A Dill Pickle” include all the following items except _______.
Which of the following statement is Not true about Alexander the Great?
What kind of person is Diogenes?
Why does Diogenes carry a lighted lamp to inspect the face of people at bright noonday? Because______.
Which pattern should we choose when we are to compare and/or contrast two subjects, both of which are very interesting?
Point out one of the following suggestions that is not appropriate enough.
According to the lecture, there seems to be a seemingly endless repetition of generation gap between parents and children in the author’s family. It means the generation gap between ________ and that between ________.
After learning this lecture, who do you think is more responsible in changing his/her way toward his/her family members and trying to bridge generation gap in a family?
By an irresistible association of ideas, he went _______ logic and reason.
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In the sentence “She turned and ran into the room, her face beaming with light.”, “beaming” functions as a real verb in the absolute construction.
The absolute construction in the sentence “He fell asleep, the candle burned.” is written wrongly. The correct form should be “the candle burning.”
Generally speaking, there are three stages in the developmental history of Globalization. Trade of silk and china on the Silk Road belongs to the period of ________.
The widespread chain shops of MacDonald’s and KFC all over the world mainly indicate a trend of globalization in the fields of both _________ and __________.
The international trade and other economic activities are currently guided by ________.
Which of the following elements are included in the structure of an argumentative writing?
According to the video, which is NOT positive effect of globalization?
What happened in the world history during the period of 1929-1933?
How did the U. S. benefit from globalization based on the text?
In globalization, multinational companies have enjoyed the following EXCEPT ____.
What can poor countries gain from globalization EXCEPT ____?
Which aspect of negative effects of globalization is not discussed in the video?
Historians disagree with each other because they begin from different premises and view the past from different perspectives.
Before the authors explain the reasons why historians disagree, they give different definitions of history.
In the sentence “But since we do not have such a complete and foolproof explanation, disagreements are destined to remain”, which of the following has the closest meaning with the word “foolproof”?
In the sentence “we have to go beyond the proximate cause”, which of the following has the closest meaning with the word “proximate”?
In the sentence “history denotes the whole of the human past”, which of the following has the closest meaning with the word “denotes”？
According to the lecture, what is the impact of World War I upon the outbreak of World War II 21 years later? __________.
In the Zimmermann’s Note, what did the German Foreign Secretary Arthur Zimmermann trade with Mexico as a deal in order to make a military alliance between Germany and Mexico in the event of the United States entering World War I against Germany?________.
The main character, Rainsford, hears a gunshot coming from the direction of the island, falls overboard while standing on the ship rail to look for the source of the shot, and swims to the island, where he finds thick jungle and, of all things, ___________on a bluff.
Zaroff is a guy not to be messed with because:
______is the conclusion or the final section of the plot. It is the moment when the complications are resolved and the outcome of the conflicts is reached.
Why can’t I smoke here?At no time_______ in the meeting-room.
Rainsford finds out he is about to become the prey to this crazy hunter--Zaroff.
The sentence “He heard them crying and laughing, whispering and chattering all the time.” uses both oxymoron and onomatopoeia.
Simile is used in the sentence “The waves were mountain high.”
There is an obvious conclusion in this article which clearly tells us the importance of psychological needs.
What might not be believed by the author?
“When someone uses his power to help downtrodden people satisfy any of their needs, especially to get some power, this use of power is humane. ” In this sentence, the underlined word “humane” means______.
Most of us cannot get through a day without complaint; to be satisfied with how others have treated us for a week would seem like an eternity.The underlined part in the sentence functions as_______ .
Self-actualization needs refer to realizing personal potential, self-fulfillment, seeking personal growth and peak experiences. They indicate a desire to become everything one is capable of becoming. So which of the following is a good example to manifest the realization of this kind of needs? _______.