The Importance of Having a Sense of Family Responsibility
Home is a warm harbor for every family member. It brings us warmth, and gives us strength over the long course of our lives. While enjoying the benefits of the family, everyone should have a sense of family responsibility and contribute to the happiness of the family life.
To begin with, as a member of the family, everyone is obliged to take on family responsibilities. Secondly, by taking family responsibilities, the relationship between family members can be strengthened, thus a harmonious family can be created, which can make each family member feel a sense of belonging. A good growing environment will influence one’s psychological development and ultimately one’s personal development. More than that, each person with a good sense of family responsibility will develop a good sense of social responsibility, which will do good to our society.
To sum up, it is of great importance for everyone to have a sense of family responsibility, not only in that it strengthens family bond, thus do good to one’s personal development, but that it is beneficial to the social development. So, my dear friends, please take an active part in your family responsibilities!
Section A: 1-8
1. A) It focuses exclusively on jazz.
2. B) Its market has now shrunk.
3. A) Its definition is varied and complicated.
4. C) Listen to them yourself.
5. D) She went to the bank.
6. B) Her credit history was considered poor.
7. C) Start her own business.
8. C) Build up her own finances step by step.
Section B: 9-15
9. C) It is small and unconventional.
10. D) Their wish to set a new farming standard.
11. D) It loosens soil while seeding.
12. A) It has turned certain insects into a new food source.
13. B) It was a pleasant surprise.
14. C) They contain more protein than conventional meats.
15. A) It is environmentally friendly.
Section C: 16-25
16. D) To see if they are inherent traits affecting learning.17. A) It was defective.18. A) Auditory aids are as important as visual aids.
19. D) Not spending enough time on family life and leisure.
20. A) People would be working only fifteen hours a week now.
21. C) Deterioration of workers’mental health.
22. C) It has become something of a joke among Germans.
23. B) The city had just been reunified.
24. D) Problems of different kinds kept popping up.
25. C) Huge maintenance costs accumulate.
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26. K) prematurely
27. C) determine
28. N) synonymous
29. M) switching
30. D) generated
31. I) particles
32. H) opting
33. J) peak
34. O) trend
35. L) simply
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Passage One—Last year开头（态度的重要性）
46. C) It determines how we respond to our immediate environment.
47. A) Their idols’ behaviors.
48. A) They may not suggest how a person is going to behave.
49. D) They lack willpower.
50. B) Starting to act in a way that embodies one’s aspirations.
Passage Two——Industrial fishing for krill开头
51. C) It was carried out too close to the habitats of penguins and whales
52. B) To establish conservation areas in the Antarctic region.
53. A) Opting to operate away from the suggested conservation areas.
54. D) Sustain fishing without damaging the Antarctic ecosystem.
55. C) A provider of the needed expertise.
Plum blossom, which originated in southern China, has been cultivated for more than 3,000 years, and tops the list of China’s Top 10 famous flowers. In the middle of winter, colorful plum blossoms facing the wind and snow proudly bloom. In traditional Chinese culture, plum blossom symbolizes strength, purity and elegance, inspiring people to overcome hardships and forge ahead. Since ancient times, many poets and painters have drawn inspiration from the plum blossom and created countless immortal works. The common people also love plum blossoms, which are often used as home decorations during the Spring Festival. The city of Nanjing has designated the plum blossom as the city flower. Every year, the Plum Blossom Festival is held，when tens of thousands of people brave the bitter cold to walk in the snow and appreciate the plum blossoms on Plum Blossom Mountain.