Part III Reading Comprehension ( 40 minutes)
Directions: This part is to test your reading ability. There are 5 tasks for you to fulfill. You should read the reading materials carefully and do the tasks as you are instructed.
Directions: After reading the following passage, you will find 5 questions or unfinished statements, numbered 36 to 40. For each question or statement there are 4 choices marked A), B), C) and D). You should make the correct choice and mark the corresponding letter on the Answer Sheet with a single line through the center.
Online advertising is the means of selling a product on the Internet．With the arrival of the Internet，the business world has become digitalized(数字化)and people prefer buying things online，which is easier and faster．Online advertising is also known as e-advertising．It offers a great variety of services，which can not be offered by any other way of advertising．
One major benefit of online advertising is the immediate spread of information that is not limited by geography or time．Online advertising can be viewed day and night throughout the worlD)Besides，it reduces the cost and increases the profit of the company．
Small businesses especially find online advertising cheap and effective．They can focus on their ideal customers and pay very little for the advertisements．
In a word，online advertising is a cheap and effective way of advertising，whose success has so far fully proved its great potential(潜力)．
36．According to the first paragraph，buying things online is more ____ ．
37．Compared with any other way of advertising，online advertising ____ ．
A)attracts more customers
B)displays more samples
C)offers more services
D)makes more profits
38．Which of the following statements is TRUE of online advertising?
A)It has taken the place of traditional advertising．
B)It will make the Internet technology more efficient．
C)It can help sell the latest models of digitalized products．
D)It can spread information without being limited by time．
39．Who can especially benefit from online advertising?
40．This passage is mainly about ____ ．
A)the function and the use of the Internet
B)the application of digital technology
C)the development of small businesses
D)the advantages of online advertising
Directions: This task is the same as Task 1. The 5 questions or unfinished statements are numbered 41 to 45.
During our more than 60-year history，with our vast knowledge and experience，Trafalgar has created perfectly designed travel experiences and memories．
Traveling with Trafalgar can save you up t0 40％when compared with traveling independently．We can find you the right hotels，restaurants，and our charges include entrance fees，tolls(道路通行费)，etC)Because we’re the largest touring company with great buying power，we can pass on our savings to you．
Traveling with us means no standina in line (排队)at major sights．Trafalgar takes care of all the little details，which means you are always at the front of the line．
Travel with like-minded friends
Because we truly are global，you will travel with English-speaking people from around the world，and that leads to life-long friendships．
We provide many great ways to save money，including Early Payment Discount(折扣)，Frequent Traveler Savings and more.
Once your booking has been made，you are advised to check in online at our website and meet your fellow travelers before you leave．
41．Because of its great buying power，Trafalgar ____ ．
A)can find the cheapest restaurants
B)can pass on its savings to tourists
C)takes tourists to anywhere in the world
D)allows tourists to travel independently
42．Traveling with Trafalgar，tourists do not have to ____ ．
A)bring their passports with them
B)pay for their hotels and meals
C)stand in line at major sights
D)take their luggage with them
43．Traveling with Trafalgar，tourists may ____ ．
A)meet tour guides from different countries
B)make new friends from around the world
C)win a special prize offered by the company
D)have a good chance to learn foreign languages
44．Which of the following is mentioned as a way to earn a discount?
45．after having made the booking，tourists are advised to check in ____ ．
A)at the hotels
B)at the airport
D)on the website