PART III CLOSE [15 MIN]
Decide which of the choices given below would best complete the passage if inserted in the corresponding blanks.Mark the best choice for each blank on your answer sheet.
Until I took Dr Offutt’s class in DeMatha High school , I was an underachieving student,but I left that class (31)_______never to underachieve again.He not only
Taught me to think,he convinced me,(32)________by example as
32. A. as much
B. much as
C. as such
D. such as
Words that it was my moral (33)_______to do so and to serve
(34)_____of us could know how our relationship would
(35)_______over the years .When I came back to DeMatha to
35. A. evolve
teach English, I worked for Dr Offutt,the department chair.Mydiscussion with him were like graduate seminars in adolescent(36)______,classroom management and school leadership.
After several years,I was (37)_______department chair,
and our relationship(38)________again. I thought that it might
be (39)______chairing the department ,since all of
my (40)______English teachers were
(41)_______there,but Dr Offutt supported me
41. A. /
(42)_______.He knew when to give me advice
C.at the beginning
D.all the way
(43)_______curriculum,texts and personnel,and when to
let me (44)______my own course.
In 1997,I needed his (45)______about leaving DeMatha
to become principal at another school.(46)_______he had asked
me to stay at DeMatha,I might have .(47)_______,he encouraged
me to seize the opportunity.Five years ago ,I became the principal of DeMatha.(48)________,
Dr Offutt was there for me,letting me know that I could (49)_______
him. I have learned from him that great teachers have an inexhaustible(50)________of lessons to teach.
PART IV GRAMMER &VOCABULARY [15MIN]
There are thirty sentences in this section. Beneath each sentence there are four words or phrases marked A,B,C and D. Choose one word or phrase that best completes the sentences.
51. There are as good fish in the sea _____ever came out of it .
A.than B.like C.as D.so
52.All the President’s Men ______one of the important books for historians who study the Watergate Scandal.
A.remain B.remains C.remained D.is remaining
53.’You ______ borrow my notes provided you take care of them,’ I told my friend.
A.could B.should C.must D.can
54.If only the patient ______a different treatment instead of using the antibiotics, he might still be alive now.
A.had received B.received C.should receive D.were receiving