1.1. The train will stop in Taoyuan briefly, but its final _____ is Taipei.
(A)destiny (B) destination (C) stronghold (D) construction
2.2. The giant panda is a _____ animal. With the loss of the bamboo
forests where they live, the panda is becoming scarce and rare.
(A) timid (B) monotonous (C) mischievous (D) precious
3.3. Stephanie spent the weekend at the national library so she could
_____ on her studies.
(A) concentrate (B) innovate (C) ignore (D) relieve
4.4. His brother __________ just two minutes before it was due.
(A) has finished to type the report (B) finished typing the report
(C) has finished typing the report until (D) has been finishing to
type the report
5.5. _____ all our efforts to save this museum, the government decided
to close it.
(A) Despite of (B) In spite (C) Despite (D) In spite with
6.6. Brian:“ What can I get for you, Eric? Coffee or tea?” Eric: “I'll
have a glass of orange juice, please. If I drink _____ after 5 p.m., I
won't be able to sleep.”
(A)dairy products (B) chowder (C) caffeine (D) sport drinks
7.7. Peter was so _____ in class that he fell asleep.
(A) bored (B) boring (C) bore (D) boredom
8.8. What her mother did __________her.
(A)has a great influence of (B) is greatly influenced to (C) is a
great influence with (D) had a great influence on
9.9. Try to _____ the amount of money you spend eating out at
restaurants so that you can save more money.
(A)maximize (B) decrease (C) expand (D) contribute
10.10. A: “Major airlines have their own training schools. For the first
six months, flight attendants usually work on call. Airlines
sometimes require them to show up for work with just an hour’s
notice. “ B: “So their schedules can be very _____?” A: “Yes.”
(A) impassive (B) palatable (C) languid (D) unpredictable
11.11. The famous singer _____ the day before yesterday.
(A) died (B) was dead (C) dead (D) was dying
12.12. The train __________________ the MRT station.
(A) had already left since he has arrived at (B) have already
leaved until he arrived in
(C) had already left when he arrived at (D) have already left for
two minutes after he arrived
13.13. I don't think about my old friend very much, only __________.
(A)constantly (B) twice a day (C) now and then (D) regularly
14.14. A: “Just as regular exercise can help people achieve skeletal
fitness, it can also help people improve their _____ fitness.” B:
“ Yes, I agree with you. One of the good things about exercise is
that it reduces stress.”
(A) permanent (B) functional (C) emotional (D) cognitive
15.15. This hotel is not busy. Let's ask for a big _____ so we can save a lot
(A) promotion (B) discount (C) authority (D) account
16.16. This is a club for _____ who are between 13 and 19 years old.
(A) teenagers (B) adults (C) toddlers (D) elders
17.17. A:“Would you __________ a little? The wind's just a little bit chilly.”
B:” Oh, I'm sorry! I'll close it.”
(A)turn the radio up (B) roll your window up (C) turn down the
radio (D) roll down your window
18.18. Please __________ for assistance in case of emergency.
(A) contact with the station staff (B) make contact to the station
staff (C) be contacting the station staff (D) contact the station
19.19. A:“Didn't you learn the traffic safety rules when you got your
scooter license?” B: ”Yes, but most people here don't seem to
follow them.” A: “You should be careful. __________, you know.”
(A)No pains, no gains (B) When in Rome, do as the Romans do
(C) Better late than never (D) Better safe than sorry
20.20. I __________ you again.
(A) am looking forward to seeing (B) am looking forward to see
(C) look forward in seeing (D) looking forward when I see
21.21. Rebecca is not indolent; __________, she is a very diligent girl.
(A)on the other hand (B) in other words (C) on the contrary
(D) in addition
22.22. The helmet can _____ my head when I fell from the motorcycle.
(A)infect (B) protect (C) cuddle (D) recover
23.23. A:”It's __________.” B: “Yes, the temperature is below zero. Let's
stay home. It's warmer inside.”
(A) cool and foggy (B) hot and sunny (C) nice and fair (D) cold
Tour guide: “Los Angeles County Metro is unique among the
nation's transportation. It provides safe, clean,
courteous, reliable, on‐time service. Most rail lines
in LA start around 4 a.m. and keep running past
midnight, but they're less frequent in the evening.”
Tourists: “Any safety tips?”
Tour guide: “Yes, security is a top priority for the Metro. For
example, you should always stand away from the
edge of platform. Wait for exiting passengers to
leave, then board. Also, watch the gap between the
platform and train. Watch your step, especially at
night or in wet weather. Don't skate on the platform,
stairs or escalators and don’t play near trains or
tracks. Remember: pushing and shoving can cause
accidents. If you travel with your child, hold on to
your child when a train approaches. Last, take a seat
if possible or use handrails.”
【題組】24. According to the passage, which of the following is true about Los
Angeles County Metro ?
(A) It is not dependable.
(B) The most critical thing for the Metro is convenience.
(C) Night time service is much more limited than daytime service.
(D) Passengers are told to push and shove when boarding or
exiting the Metro.
25.【題組】25. According to the passage you have read, which of the following
does the tour guide advise ?
(A) Walking on the tracks or skating on the escalators is not
(B) Children are not allowed to board the Metro when it comes.
(C) Passengers who want to get off the Metro should wait till all
the passengers who want to board the Metro finish boarding.
(D) Standing too close to the edge of the train platform is