As is often the case in Ebola outbreaks, no one knows how the first person got the disease
or how the virus found its way to the region. Some previous epidemics are thought to have
begun when someone was exposed to blood while killing or butchering an infected animal.
Cooking will destroy the virus, so the risk is not in eating the meat, but in handling it raw.
People might also become infected by eating fruit or other uncooked foods contaminated
by droppings from infected bats.（10 分）
【非選題】 3.五、英文作文：（30 分）
Write an English essay of about 250 words to address the following:
One often hears complaints about the excessive coverage of sensational news and celebrity
gossip by the local TV news shows. Some believe that more time should be spent on
reporting international news and issues of global concern. Do you agree? Discuss the topic
from the perspectives of a TV audience and a news program director.