1. B]Her claim has been completely disregarded
2. B)The ground floor of their cottage was flooded
3. A)The woman's failure to pay her house insurance in time
6. D)Less time-consuming and focusing on creation
7. C)Digital life could replace human civilization
8. A)lt will be smarter than human beings
9. C)Save one-ffth of their net monthly income
10. D)Start by doing something small
11.A)A proper mindset
12. A)She found her outfit inappropriate
13. D)To save the trouble of choosing a unique outfit every day
14. B)it matters a lot in jobs involving interactions with other
17. A)Things that we cherish most
18. C)They serve multiple purposes
19. D)Over 10% of the respondents lied about the distance the drove
20. B)They want to protect their reputation
21 Cthey seem intuitive
22. A)Older people's aversion to new music.
23. C)They find all music sounds the same.
24. A)The more you experience something, the better you'll appreciate it.
25. D)Teenagers'emotions are more intense
This idea of taxing things that are…
36.[E] Some of today 's narratives aboutthe future seem tosuggest that wetoo，likePrometheus， will be saved by a newHercules ，a divineengineer someone who will master-mind， manoeuvre andmanipulate our planet .
37.DWeneedan acknowledgement of ourpresent ecologi-cal plight but also a language of pasitivechange， visions ofabetterfuture .
38.[C] Today we can no longer ignore theecological cursesthat we have released in our search for warmth and com-fort.
39.[K] The unscrupulous (无所忌的)commodificationoffood and the destruction of foodstuffs wilcontinue to dev-a states oils， livelihoods andecologies .
40.[D] Acceleration is the signature ofour time .
41.[G] This much is clear we need to findways that help usflatten the hockey-stick curves that reflect ourever-fasterpace of ecological destruction and social acceleration .
42.[A] Our world is full of-mostlyuntold-star ies of slowhope， driven by the idea thatchange is possible .
43.[F] Yet，ifweenvisage our salvation to come from a deusexmachina(解围之种)， from a divine engineer or a techsolutionist who wll miraculously conjure up a new source ofenergy or another cure-allwith revolutionary patency ，wemight be looking in thewrong place .
44[L] We need an acknowledgement of ourpresent eco lagi-cal plight but also a language of positive change ， visions ofabetter future .
45.[B] At the beginning of time-so goesthe myth-humanssuffered ， shivering in the cold anddark until the titan(巨人) Prometheus stole fire from thegods.
46.B) The near impossibility ofappreciating art in an age of mass tourism.
47.B) It is quite common to misinterpretartistic works.
48.C) Good management is key to handlinglarge crowds ofvisitors.
49.BItis possible to combineentertainment with apprecia-tion of serious art.
50.C Helpustosee the world from adifferent perspective.
51.D) It takes no notice of the potentialimpact on the envi-@ronment.
52.A It has the capacity and thefinancial resources to do so.
53.D) Farming consumes most of ournatural resources.
54.D) Its alleged failure to regulate theindustries.
55.B) Endeavor to ensure the sustainabledevelopment ofagriculture.
Virtually every activity that entails orfacilitates…
Why lifelong leaming is the inte mationalpassport to suc-cess
36.[H] Those projects are then interwovenwith fast-pacedtechnical modules (模块)learned'on-the-fly'and'atwilr depending on the nature of the project .
37.[E] The Bachelar's degree could beyour passport to lifo-long learning .
38.[B] Why?Because universities andcurricula are designedalong the three unities of French classical tragedy ： time，ac-tion，andplace.
39.[K] Sound like sciencefiction?
40.D] In addition to technicalcapabilities ， the very nature ofprojects develops socialand entrepreneurial skills ，suc hasdesign thinking ， initiative taking ，teamleading， activity re-porting or resource planning .
41.[C] The university model needs toevolve .
42.[J] After the MSc diploma is earned ， there would be manymore stamps of lifelong learning over the years.
43.[N] Even if time were not an issue ，who will pay for life-long learning?
44[F] Recent advances in computationalmethods and datascience push us into rethinking science and engineering ，45.[M] This could fix the main organisational challenges fortheuniversity ，butnotforthelearners， due to lack of time-family obligations or funds .
46. B) People's reluctance to becompelled to eat plantbased food.
47. A) Radically change their dietaryhabits.
48. B) Many people simply do not haveaccess to foods they prefer
49. D) It may worsen the nourishmentproblem in lowincome countries.
50. A) It accepts them at the expense ofthe long-term interests of its people.
51. C) They constantly dismissothers'proposals while taking no responsibility for tacklingthe problem.
52. D A distinction should be drawnbetween responsibility and fault
53. A Stop them from going further byagreeing with them.
54. B) They are prompted to come up withideas for making possible changes.
55. C Assuming responsibility to freeoneself
Socialdistancing is putting people out of work ， ……
46.C) It may make us feel isolated andincompetent .
47.A) They do not find all their onlinefriends trustworthy .48.C) Paint a rosy picture of a the rpeaple'slives.
49.A They should record the memorablemoments inpeo-ple's lives
50.D Strengthen ties with real - lifefriends instead of caringabout their online image
S1.A) Ruining their culture .
52.D) Different chimp groups differ intheir wayofcommu-nication .
53.B) Chimp behavior becomes less varied withthe increaseof human activity .
54C) Study the unique characteristics ofeach generation ofchimps，
55.C] Conserve animal species in a noveland all -roundway.
Directions: For this part, you are allowed 30 minutes to write an essay on why students should be encouraged to de-velop effective communication skills. You should write at least 150 words but no more than 200 words.
Living in an age when competition is becoming increasingly severe, students are generally encouraged to develop effec-tive communication skills. These skills include both the man-
agement of body language and facial expressions while stu-dents are talking and the pace and emphasis of the speech flow.
The reasons why students should be encouraged to develop effective communication skills mainly lie in the following three respects. First of all, as a student, effective communi-cation skills make our thoughts and ideas more easily under-stood by those around us and our talent would be more
likely to been seen by others. Moreover, effective communi-cation skills give us the ability to fulfill tasks more efficient-ly and solve problems more effectively. Last but not least,knowing the secrets of effectively delivering what we would like to express helps us make more friends.
To conclude, developing effective communication skills can not only render us outstanding easily but also lead us to success undoubtedly. With these skills, we will definitely become the one we have been dreaming to be.
Directions: For this part, you are allowed 30 minutes to write an essay on why students should be encouraged to develop the ability to meet challenges. You should write at least 150 words but no more than 200 words.
Living in a world where challenges exist everywhere, stu-dents are generally encouraged to develop the ability to meet diverse challenges. Cultivating this ability is no easy task, but once you own it, you will be more likely to achieve success.
The reasons why students should be encouraged to develop the ability to meet challenges mainly lie in the following three respects. First of all, as a student, the ability to meet challenges can give them a stronger inner mind, which is very indispensable for the growth of contemporary young-sters. Moreover, the ability, to meet challenges can make students better prepared for their future career. Last but not least, this ability can undoubtedly enhance students'efficiency to solve problems in their real lives.
To conclude, developing the ability to meet challenges can not only render us outstanding easily but also lead us to success eventually. With this ability, we will definitely become the one we have been dreaming to be.
Writing directions: For this part, you are allowed 30 minutes to an essay on why students should be encouraged to develop creativity. You should write at least 150 words but no more than 200 words
Living in a time when science and technology has already been highly developed, students are gradually used to ac cepting large numbers of structured and experience-based knowledge. By contrast, creativity seems relatively more precious because it is a quality so rare that most people would ignore its existence.
The reasons why students should be encouraged to develop creativity mainly lie in the following three respects. First of all, the ability to be creative can give them a more splendi inner mind, which is very indispensable for the growth of contemporary youngsters. Moreover, creativity can stimu late students imagination, which people attach great im- portance to in the process of invention. Last but not least, this ability can undoubtedly enhance students efficiency to solve problems in their real lives.
In my point of view, developing creativity can not only render us outstanding easily but also lead us to success eventually. With this ability, we will definitely become the one we have been dreaming to be.
港珠澳大桥(Hong Kong- Zhuhai-Macau Bridge)全长55公里， 是我国一项不同寻常的工程壮举。大桥将三个城市连接起来， 是世界上蟁长的跨海桥梁和隧道系统。大桥将三个城市之间的旅行时间从3小时缩短到30分钟。这座跨度巨大的钢筋混凝土 大桥充分证明中国有能力建造创纪录的巨型建筑。它将助推区域一体化，促进经济增长。大桥是中国发展自己的大湾区总体 规划的关键。中国希望将大湾区建成在技术创新和经济繁荣上 能与旧金山、纽约和东京的湾区相媲美的地区。
The 55-kilometre Hong Kong- Zhuhai-MacauBridge is an ex?traordinary engineering. It is the world’ s longestsea-crossing transportation system combining bridges and tunnels, which joinsthe three cities of Hong Kong Zhuhai and Macao, cutting the travelling timeamong them from B hours to 30 minutes. The reinforced concrete bridge with hugespans fully not only proves that China has the ability to complete therecord-breaking mega-construction, but also will enhance the regionalintegration and boost the economic growth. It plays a crucial role in theoverall plan to develop China's Great Bay Area, which China intends to turninto one rivaling those of San Francisco, New York and Tokyo in terms oftechnological innovation and economic prosperity.
青藏铁路是世界上S高駸长的高原铁路，全长1956公里，其中有960公里在海拔4000多米之上，是连接西藏和中国其他地区的第一条铁路。由于铁路穿越世界上羅脆弱的生态系统，在建设期间和建成后都采取了生态保护措 施 ，以确保其成为一条 “绿色铁路”藏铁路大大缩短了中国内地与西藏之间的旅 行时间。更重要的是，它极大地促进了西藏的经济发展，改善 了当地居民的生活。铁路幵通后，愈来愈多的人选择乘火车前往西藏，这样还有机会欣赏沿线的美景。
The 1,956-kilometre Qinghai-Tibet Railwayis the world’ s highest and longest plateau railway with 960 kilometres abovethe altitude of 4,000 metres, and the first train line to join Tibet and otherareas of China. As it crosses the world's most vulnerable eco-system,continuous ecological protection measures have been adopted during and afterthe construction to guarantee “a green railroad.” The Qin- ghai-Tibet Railwaysubstantially shortens the travelling time between inland China and Tibet, and,more importantly, considerably promotes the economic development of Tibet andimproves the living condition of the local people. After the railway's operation, more and more people choose to visit Tibet by train so that theyhave the opportunity to admire the beautiful scenery along the way.
Beijing Dax ing In tem national Airport， which is located 46 ki-lometres south of the Tian'anmen Square， was put into op-eration onSept.30， 2019,Its construction began in 2014，with more than 40.000 workers on the construction site atthe peak. The terminals feature a compact design to allowthe maximum number of planes to park clases t to theircentre， which offers passengers considerable convenience .There are 8z boarding gates to the terminals， which can beaccessed in no more than 8 minutes after passengers gothrough the security check . The airport is designed to guar-antee 300 takeoffs and landings per hour and is estimatedto achieve a passenger capacity of 100 million in 2040， thusbecoming the busiest airport in the world then