英语专业八级人文知识[4]

1. Which of the following statements is NOT true about the Prime Minister in Britain?

A He is appointed by the Queen B He is Minister for the Civil Service

C He sits in the House of Commons D He is elected every four years

2. Which of the following is NOT in the east part of U.S.A?

A Massachusetts B Marine C North Carolina D Louisiana

3. China and America established diplomatic relations in January____

A 1972 B 1976 C 1978 D1979

4. .Rock-and-roll in the early 1960s in the United States was music for ____.

A teenagers B black audience C white adult audience D people of all ages

5. George Gordon Bylon was famous for the following works EXCEPT ____.

A Child Harold’s Pilgrimage B Queen Mab

C Hours of Idleness D Don Juan

6.____ is D.H Lawrence's semi-autographical novel.

A Sons and Lovers B Women in Love C Rainbow D Lady Chatterley's lover

7.Which of the following is NOT true for Ralph Waldo Emerson?

A A great thinker B A famous novelist C A well-known essayist D A poet

8.-receive in perceive and conceive is ___

A a prefix B an infix C a suffix D a bound morpheme

9.Syntax is the study of the formation of ____

A words B sentences C utterance D discourse

10. The critical period for first language acquisition is believed to be between the age of ____

A 18 months and 4 years B 6 months and 18 month

C 4 years and 16 years D 18 months and 16 years

答案

DDDAB ABDBA

英法百年战争

When Edward Ⅲ claimed the French Crown by the right of his mother Isabella, the French refused to recognize the claim because the Salic Law debarred females from the succession. In 1337 Edward declared a war that was to last a hundred years.

爱德华三世通过他母亲伊莎贝拉的关系宣布继承法国王位,但法国人民拒绝承认,因为萨利法典规定女子不得继承王位,于是在1337年,爱德华对法宣战,战争持续了一百年。