职称英语考查阅读理解的能力,主要包括以下几个方面:

  英语句子的基本语序及其意义;

  英语句子的结构和常用句型;

  动词的各种时态、语态、语气及各种体,及其意义;

  复合句的构成及其意义;

  句子中词语的所致、省略、替代、重复以及句子之间意义的关系等。

  例句:

  The first time that the question “What is at the bottom of the oceans?” had to be answered with any commercial consequence was when the laying of a telegraph cable from Europe to America was proposed.来源:www.examda.com

  阅读理解的出题类型:

  1.主旨大意题:考查整篇文章的主题思想,或者某些段落的主题。提问方式主要有以下一些:

  1.     The main idea of this passage is ________.

  2.     This passage tells us__________.

  3.     Which of the following statements best expresses the main idea of the passage?

  4.     The passage mainly discusses ___________.

  5.     This passage mainly deals with __________.

  6.     The author's purpose in writing this passage is __________.

  7.     What is the passage mainly about?

  8.     What is the best title of the passage?

  2. 事实及细节题:考查支持和说明文章主旨的具体事实及细节,提问方式主要有以下几种:

  1.     What causes _______?

  2.     Some people do sth. because ____________?

  3.     Sb. is … because ________.

  4.     Why is (does) sb. … ?

  5.     Which of the following best characterizes the main feature of … ?

  6.     What … ?

  7.     Which … ?

  8.     Who (Whom) … ?

  9.     When (What time)…

  10.   How … ?  How many … ?  How often … ?