一、單字 & 片語
1. ( ) Don't ______ my way, move!
(A) get in (B) get out (C) get off (D) get by
2. ( ) He tries to keep his work ______.
(A) intense (B) instant (C) insane (D) intact
3. ( ) ______ is a sin.
(A) Charity (B) Faith (C) Vanity (D) Hope
4. ( ) The girl showed a ______ concern for the poor.
(A) genius (B) genuine (C) geological (D) genetic
5. ( ) He had many ______ in his life, but he never quit.
(A) horseback (B) backpacks (C) setbacks (D) backstories
6. ( ) Are you going to get ______ Henry?
(A) be in touch with (B) out of touch with (C) in touch with (D) be out of touch with
By 1996, Lance Armstrong was __7__ as the top cyclist in the world, but in that year he suffered a series of misfortunes. He did not race in the Tour de France, and he did not perform as well as expected in the Olympic Games. More seriously, he discovered that he had testicular cancer, and the cancer has spread to his lungs and his brain.
Despite the __8__, Lance Armstrong managed to recover after __9__ surgery and __10__. He then went on to set a record by winning the Tour de France every year from 1999 to 2005. After his most recent victory in July, Armstrong retired from cycling. However, it is rumored that he may remain in the public eye as a politician.
7.( ) (A) raged (B) ranted (C) ranked (D) ranged
8.( ) (A) odds (B) ends (C) odd (D) end
9.( ) (A) underacting (B) undergoing (C) underestimating (D) undercharging
10.( ) (A) music therapy (B) psychotherapy (C) physical therapy (D) chemotherapy