引 申 题
Wild horse couldn’t keep me away. 野马也挡不住我——非去不可。
counting the days. 我在数着天数——急迫希望。
The last thing in the
Day in and day out. 早出晚归——很忙。
Give me a hand. 帮我一个忙。
M: Prof. Kennedy has been
very busy this semester. As far as I know, he works until midnight every day.
W: I wouldn’t have troubled him so much if I had known he was so busy.
Q: What do we learn from
A) The woman has trouble
getting along with the professor.
B) The woman regrets having
taken up much of the professor’s time.
C) The woman knows the
professor has been busy.
D) The woman knows the
professor has run into trouble.
W: Weren’t you nervous when the professor called on you in the class?
M: I’d say I was shaking all over.
Q: How did the man feel
when he was called on?
A) Worried and frightened.
B) Very relaxed.
C) Quite unhappy. D) Angry
with the professor.
1. A) Help the man.
B) Talk to Mr. Miller.
C) Go home.
D) Type some letters.
2. A) He doesn’t like rock ’n roll.
B) He likes rock ’n roll only.
C) He is not sure whether
he likes rock ’n roll.
D) It’s a long way to get to the record store.
3. A) Jack doesn’t like his job now.
B) Jack keeps extremely
C) Jack works hard.
D) Jack doesn’t want chang his job right now.
4. A) He’s been in the program for several days.
B) He is working hard on
C) He works only during the
D) He will probably never
5. A) To save money for a
B) To buy a new car.
C) To purchase a used car.
D) To get a second car.
6. A) He went mountain climbing
B) He’s always wanted to climb that mountain.
C) This is the last time
that he will climb a mountain.
D) He definitely does not
want to go.
7. A) She doesn’t care how the movie ended.
B) She would rather see a
C) She generally dislikes
that type of movie.
D) She wasn’t really very frightened.
8. A) She’s spending time going over her accounts.
B) She’s going home for only a few days.
C) She’s excited about going home.
D) She’s counting the number of the vacation days.
9. A) To buy more presents.
B) To drive the woman to
C) To pay for the presents.
D) To return the presents
to the store.
10. A) He had been kept
away by a wild horse.
B) He wouldn’t come because he had to repair his house.
C) Nothing could prevent
him from coming.
D) He had been kept out of
the house for some time.
M: If you give me a hand, I
can get this work done in about 30 minutes.
W: I would, but Mr. Miller
told me to type these letters before I go home.
Q: What’s the woman going to do?
W: You are not much of a
rock and roll fan, are you?
M: It’s far from being my favorite kind of music. That’s for sure.
Q: What does the man imply?
W: How does Jack like his
M: He’s taking one day at a time.
Q: What does the man
take one day at a time 做一天和尚撞一天钟
M: When is Jack going to
finish writing that program?
W: I don’t know. He’s been working on it day in and
Q: What does the woman say
work on 从事于（某工作） work off 排除；清理；卖掉
work out 算出；制订出 work up 逐步引起；激起；整理
W: I can’t decide whether to buy a new car or try to find a second-hand one.
M: If you buy a new one,
you’ll probably save money in the long run.
Q: What does the man
suggest to the woman?
W: Would you like to go
mountain climbing with us?
M: That’s the last thing in the world that I’d ever
want to do.
Q: What does the man mean?
M: I’m not surprised you didn’t like that movie.
I found it really frightening myself.
W: I don’t care much for horror movies as a rule.
Q: What does the woman
M: Is your roommate looking
forward to going home for the summer?
W: She’s counting the days.
Q: What can be inferred
about the woman’s roommate?
look forward to 盼望，期待；预期 look for 寻找
look after 照看，照顾 look down upon 蔑视，看不起
W: I’m afraid I paid too much for these presents, but I just can’t stand the thought of driving all the way back to the store to
M: Well, I’ll be glad to take care of that a little later on.
Q: What is the man going to
take care of 照顾；保管 take for 认为，以为；误认为
take it easy 别着急；别紧张
W: Hello, Henry, I was
afraid you weren’t coming.
M: Wild horses couldn’t keep me away. Has everybody come?
Q: What is implied in Henry’s response?