Further Practice for Reading 7 Passage 1

The questions below will help you to make sure that you have chosen the correct answers for Questions 1-5 on Reading Passage 1.

Question 1

Look at the first sentence of paragraph one and answer the following questions.

1Which adjective qualifies the phrase 'air of modernity'? 

2What does the word 'acquired' mean? 

3Does the sentence below agree with the text? The writer states that networking is an old concept. 

Question 2

Look at the fast sentence of paragraph one and answer the following questions.

1What does the word 'concept' refer to? 

2Does the text restrict the wearing of the badge to the business world? Or is it talking generally? 

3Which phrase in the last sentence tells you this? 

Question 3

Look at the first sentence of paragraph two and answer the tollowing questions.

1How many types does the writer say people can be divided into? 

2Does the text mention a number? 

3Therefore, do you know how many types of people there are? Is the information given? 

Question 4

Look at the first three sentences of the second paragraph and answer the following questions.

1Who shares things with others? 

2Who doesn't share? 

3Does the text make a direct comparison between the two types? 

4Is it clear from the text which type of person is better at networking? 

Question 5

Look at the second paragraph and answer the following questions.

1What does the word 'strong' mean in the text? 

2Does the text mention physical weakness or not being physically strong? 

3Does the text mention anything about general health? 

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