● Write an essay on the given TOPIC.
● Use TWO of the POINTS below to support your answer.
● Structure: introduction, main body, and conclusion
● Suggested length: 120 150 words
● Write your essay in the space provided on Side B of your answer sheet.
Any writing outside the space will not be graded.
Do you think that Japanese consumers will buy more imported
products in the future?
● Domestic economy
● Government policies
Sometimes we forgive minor offenses according to the situation, but violence can never be ( ) in any situation.
1 condoned 2 moderated 3 hampered 4 dominated
If you were born and brought up in the nation that has neither state religion nor religious education, you cannot imagine how difficult it is for some people to ( ) the faith in God.
1 disengage 2 alienate 3 renounce 4 converse
A: I expect much of our city’s new plan for recycling. I think it serves as a solution of the waste problem.
B: I think the plan is good, but what is important is to ( ) it. We have already abandoned similar plans.
1 endeavor 2 sustain 3 demand 4 undergo
Anthony likes his present job, but he is looking for another. This is because he is too busy to ( ) enough time to his family, especially to his newborn baby.
1 devalue 2 devote 3 add 4 insert
Jeffery, who is a professor of a university, is tired of ( ) his students for whispering and using cellphones during the class. Every time he warns them, they just ignore him.
1 intercepting 2 recalling 3 disapproving 4 admonishing
The arrival of the medicine gave a lot of people great hope. It is believed that this medicine a prevents a certain condition of the serious disease from ( ).
1 deteriorating 2 delaying 3 suspending 4 declining
Mr. Jones met the journalists to tell the truth about the Slater case, on condition that the source of the information would never be ( ).
1 divulged 2 flustered 3 invoked 4 surveyed
A: I have already told my landlord that I would move out at the end of the next month, but my plan has changed. I want to stay a few more days.
B: You have more than one month, so ( ) with him.
1 engage 2 deter 3 negotiate 4 revoke
Sometimes people do not notice one person’s disappearance form the crowds, but everyone can ( ) it from a few people.
1 improve 2 deceive 3 signify 4 perceive
Charles went to Africa on vacation, but on the next day after his arrival, he broke his legs while hang gliding. It ( ) him to
stay in bed for the entire vacation.
1 obliged 2 induced 3 evoked 4 tightened