41.Questions 41-43 refer to the following e-mail.
From: Brad Taylor To: Arlene Petronos Subject: Book reviews Date: Thurs, Nov 22 2007 Dear Ms. Petronos,
Allow me to congratulate you again on becoming part of our online magazine writing team. As you learned in an earlier communication, you will be writing reviews of recently published non-fiction books.
By Monday next week, you will receive your ___41____ assignment parcel, which will contain copies of the publications on your assignment list. Instructions for submitting the first draft of each review, in addition to information on the formation of a peer critique group for your work, ___42____ on our Web site.
Essentially, you will be posting your work on our non-fiction book review board, which you can access
only with an administration-approved user name and password. Since you need a password to log in, your ___43____ password is: crimson. You can change this password for your convenience after you have logged on to the site. Welcome again, and we look forward to working with you!
41. (A) almost (B) late (C) first (D) last
44.Questions 44-46 refer to the following letter. August 21, 2007 LON CHANEY 11509 Westmont Street West Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
Dear Mr. Chaney, I would like to thank you for meeting with me last Monday. I certainly ____44___ the chance to talk about
career possibilities with someone who has been in the medical technology industry for so many years.
I am particularly grateful that you have offered to give me your insights on tie-ups between manufacturers and medical institutions. As you are aware, I am most interested in enhancing my research skills for a well-established, ____45___ manufacturer that produces equipment for hospitals and institutions that specialize in cardio-pulmonary health care.
In the long-term, I would like to establish a system that would provide the latest technology as well as the new information that assists doctors in improving the quality of life of their patients. This is the reason I would like to work for companies that value ___46____.
Thank you once again for your offer of assistance, and I do look forward to our future discussions.
44. (A) appreciating (B) appreciated (C) was appreciated (D) will appreciate
47.Questions 47-49 refer to the following letter. July 22, 2008 WESLEY MOORE Customer Service Department Americana Airlines West Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
Dear Mr. Moore,
On July 15, I ___47____ AMA flight #701 from San Francisco to Los Angeles. I have no complaint about the trip itself; it was very comfortable. However, I was very ____48___ when I arrived at the airport and discovered that my baggage had been lost. I didn’t have any choice but to wait at the airport for five hours while your employees tried to trace the whereabouts of my baggage. I left the airport without my belongings as I had an important meeting to attend.
It has been one week, and I have not been contacted regarding my baggage. For this reason, I strongly feel that I should be compensated for the items that were lost. I hope to hear from your office ____49___ the week.
Sincerely yours, NATHAN HALL
47. (A) take (B) will take (C) have taken (D) took
50.Questions 50-52 refer to the following article.
June 14, Bangkok — There has been a growing number of online orders for American products in Central and Southeast Asia. Thus, in response to the __50_____, America’s biggest online shopping site
Amaze-Mart has announced plans to set up additional online stores in key cities in Asia, beginning with Bangkok. The Seattle-based electronic commerce firm currently __51_____ its online stores from the US, Canada and four countries in Europe. The establishment of an online store in Bangkok ___52____ the need for customers to pay high international shipping fees when they make orders on the Web site. The company’s customers in Asia have responded positively to this development. 【題組】
50. (A) declaration (B) difficulty (C) increase (D) contract