PART III CLOSE [15 MIN]
Decide which of the choices given below would best complete the passage if inserted in the corresponding blanks.Mark the best choice for each blank on your answer sheet.
Until I took Dr Offutt’s class in DeMatha High school , I was an underachieving student,but I left that class (31)_______never to underachieve again.He not only
Taught me to think,he convinced me,(32)________by example as
32. A. as much
B. much as
C. as such
D. such as
Words that it was my moral (33)_______to do so and to serve
(34)_____of us could know how our relationship would
(35)_______over the years .When I came back to DeMatha to
35. A. evolve
teach English, I worked for Dr Offutt,the department chair.Mydiscussion with him were like graduate seminars in adolescent(36)______,classroom management and school leadership.
After several years,I was (37)_______department chair,
and our relationship(38)________again. I thought that it might
be (39)______chairing the department ,since all of
my (40)______English teachers were
(41)_______there,but Dr Offutt supported me
41. A. /
(42)_______.He knew when to give me advice
C.at the beginning
D.all the way
(43)_______curriculum,texts and personnel,and when to
let me (44)______my own course.
In 1997,I needed his (45)______about leaving DeMatha
to become principal at another school.(46)_______he had asked
me to stay at DeMatha,I might have .(47)_______,he encouraged
me to seize the opportunity.Five years ago ,I became the principal of DeMatha.(48)________,
Dr Offutt was there for me,letting me know that I could (49)_______
him. I have learned from him that great teachers have an inexhaustible(50)________of lessons to teach.