1.George Washington first proposed a military school in 1783. Two decades 36 Washington’s first proposal, on
March 16, 1802, the United States Military Academy opened. It was located at West Point, New York, 50 miles north of
West Point became an important American school in the years before the Civil War, establishing 37 as the
country’s finest school of engineering and science. Its graduates held 38 roles in American life. They 39 began to
serve as junior officers, many later rising to command armies on both sides of the Civil War.40 the later years of the 19th century, West Point focused on military courses. When the United States entered
World War I, its graduates had charge of almost every major field command.
請依上文回答第36 題至第40 題 【題組】36 (A) despite (B)after (C)with (D)above
2.【題組】37 (A)one (B)them (C)itself (D)theirs
3.【題組】38 (A)small (B)doubtful (C)empty (D)key
4.【題組】39 (A)also (B)never (C)barely (D)seldom
5.【題組】40 (A)Although (B)Whether (C)During (D)When
6.41 Genie: Excuse me.______
John: Take the first right after the post office.
Genie: Thank you very much.
(A)Is it far away from the post office? (B)I think you are standing in my way.
(C)Can you give me a ride to the post office? (D)How can I get to the park?
7.42 Louise: You look nice in your new dress. Where did you buy it?
(A)I bought it an hour ago. (B)I bought it with my mother.
(C)I got it at a department store. (D)I also got a new pair of shoes.
8.43 If the boy _____ to his parents, he wouldn’t have been in trouble.
(A)had listened (B)has listened (C)listens (D)listened
9.44 It was a windy and rainy night ; ______ , I decided to go out.
(A)hence (B)although (C)therefore (D)however
10.45 Their research project failed, yet John and his team-workers are ______ .
(A)worth praise (B)worth praising (C)worthy praise (D)worthwhile praising
11.46 The movie was okay, but I would rather _____ to the concert last night.
(A)go (B)went (C)have gone (D)have been gone
12.47 Nancy must have been _____ me because I haven’t seen her for a month.
(A)avoiding (B)climbing (C)receiving (D)swallowing
13.48 Denise spent hours sitting in front of her desk. She still could not ______ out how to solve the puzzle.
(A)set (B)figure (C)look (D)knock
14.49 With just four weeks left in the Presidential _____ it’s impossible to say who will win.
(A)campaign (B)admission (C)defense (D)station
15.50 The _____ of this book is a winner of the Nobel Prize.
(A)tutor (B)singer (C)trainer (D)author