2014 年春季大學英語三級口語考試題 第一題 As an adult, do you prefer to live in the country or in the city? Give your reasons. A:Hey,long time no see, are you all right? B; Yeah,i have make a move to the country. A: How come? B:Because less pressure there will make me live much more comfortable.And don't you think the air is fresher than city? A:I agree with you. But compare with village ,i would rather enjoying the life in city. B:Why? You can put up with the bad air? A:I accept your view, but when it is referred to the convenient life, urban is better.The traffic in the city is convenient and the medical care system is perfect,I can go to the supermarket to go shopping and see a movie in the cinema. The life in city is colorful. B:But you can't deny the village life is beautiful too.People lead a simple life in pure nature.There is much less noise and pollution than the city. Obviously, the environment is good for human’s health. A: But rural life may not be that perfect. People usually lack cultural activities. Things go fairly slowly there. In city, there are more opportunities for personal development and more modern facilities that make their lives wonderful and convenient. B:Now I think both the life of city and country is good. It lie on your taste. A:I think so .
第二題、What kind of boss would you like to work for: one who is inefficient but kind, or one who is efficient but very cruel and strict with employees? A:It's heard that you find a new job recently,how is the feeling? B:Not bad. But my boss is so strict with employees, I'm afraid if I fail to do word well, I would suffer the criticism. A:You shall get rid of such silly idea. Meeting a boss like yours is a mercy. Though strict and cruel, he is efficient. B:I prefer kind boss. It makes me comfortable. If my boss criticize me frequently, I think I will hurt,and lose my enthusiasm. A:Your thought is contrary to mine. A cruel boss will make me deal more seriously with my job, and I will learn much between the correction. B:Are you sure you do not mind the bad temper? Now when I hear my boss calling my name, I can have some fear. A:But if the kind boss just have a inefficient work, the ugly temper can be accepted. B:I do not have the positive mental attitude like you.I hope I can meet a boss who is efficient and not strict with employees. A:everybody does.
第三題 Is it better for children to grow up in the city or in the countryside? Why? A:If you have a baby,which one would you like your baby to grow up in?City or countryside? B:Countryside, of course.when I'm a child, I live in the country, and i have a carefree childhood.I can play in the fields, and even the river! What about you? A:I think city is better.Living in city, you can go to some place with your child, and this makes child have wide experience and extensive knowledge.So child can have a high stating point. B:I don't think you are right. When a child, what is more important is learn to shape a tough character. If children live in village, the farming can make them think interesting and it will also helpful.The fresh air is also good for a child's grow. A:But in the city,the adults have high qualities, this is prevent having a bad effect on children. B:You can't totally negate all the people in the rural areas.Some children living in there have a better spirit.And they stress on their friendship more. A:I have to say various environment turn out talents. B:Perfect conclusion.
第四題、Would you rather have a low paid job you are keen on or a well paid job you are not interested in ? Give your reasons. A:Sometimes I'm very jealous of Lisa's new job.That salary is more than generous. B:But this work does not satisfy her.Actually she don't interested in it.So boring. A:If you were in my shoes you will see my mind. Just interest is not enough, if your job is miserably underpaid, and soon you will realize how important the payment is. B:I never deny the important of payment, but the interest is more useful.I have always dreamed I can have a job that I love,and I will spare no effort to work. This kind of job will give me motive power. A:I support you.But if there are two jobs in front of me, I will choose the high pay work still. With the money, I can do what I like without thinking about anything. B:I regret to say I can't accept your opinion. Current good is not serious, what contribute to your life is you develope in the job you choose, then everything can come. A:But you can't keep denying my choice. Nobody say that people can't develope the interest between work. Maybe finally you will find this job is fit for you better. B:Yeah, and hope we all find a job that both have a well paid job we are interested in.
第五題、 Which, do you think, is important in present China, environmental protection or economic growth? A:I'm fed up with this terrible weather!It was too foggy to breathe, Each breath you take is nocuous. B: It says that the environment of the earth is becoming worse and worse, especially in China. A:which do you think should receive priority in China, economic growth or environmental protection? B: I think we should give priority to the development of economy. As a developing country the economy power is far behind the developed counties, so the urgent affair of c hina is developing our economy. A: I don’ t agree with you. The economy is the temporary matter, but the environment is of the ten thousand generation, which one is more important? When Economic develops sl owly, people can also eat rice; how can we still survive if there is no environment. B:But economy growth doesn’t necessarily conflict with environment protection. We can d evelop our economy without environment pollution . A:Economy development first does mean the environmental protection is just in the inferior position. Polluting first, then harnessing had been proved is false! B:We should spare no effort to improve the environment and the development of economy at the same time.
第六題、Do you think having a personal gun is a good idea? Why or why not? A: hei, yiwei, have you heard that Mr Red was shoted by his neighbour two weeks ago ? B:Yeah,Mr Red is a good man .What a pity .Though he has a bad temper,his neighbour s hould not shot to him! In my view ,having a personal gun is not a good idea. When peo ple are displeased ,they always do the crazy thing! A: I agree with you . Having a personal gun is dangerous .Some people can not control t heir anger ,and use their gun to shot other people . But on the other hand ,when some p eople are in danger , they can also use the gun to rescue themselves. B: You are right. But nowadays , more and more people are easily get rubbed. Family , work , environment , and other characters press people and make them nervous and sensit ive . So some people abuse gun and do the crazy thing . A: ok, …maybe you are right .If no personal guns, Government can keep control of peo ple easily. , B: anyway,Mr Red ,s dead is a pity … A:yeah , we are all sorry to hear that .
第七題、Do you think it is necessary for the Chinese to celebrate Christmas? A: Merry Christmas, yiwei! This is your Christmas gift~! B:Em,,, thanks . Merry Christmas. A:What,s wrong with you ? you are not so excited as me . B:T o be honest , I didn,t celebrate Christmas before. A:Why ? Though we are Chinese,we can celebrate other country ,s festival .In this way , we can keep pace with times.Besides, we can communicate with foreigners by celebrati ng Christmas day! B:You,ve got a point there .But in my poinion , It is so sad that more and more Chines e people celebrate other country ,s festival and do not focus on our own festival .After all,Chinese traditional culture is very precious . A:you are a loyal girl . Maybe we can reach a consensus. Celebrating Christmas is not necessary ,but we can celebrate it if we like . Honestly, I enjoy the feeling exchanging gi fts~ B:Ha ha , I will open the gift! A:I am sure you will like it ~!
第八題、Prevention or punishment, which is the better alternative in ensuring citizen safety ? A:Have you heard that the terrorist ture up in Beijing rencently?? B:yes , I heard about that. So scared.! Maybe the gorverment should take actions. Incre ase the punishment is a effective way. Only i n this way, those terrorists can afraid the gorverment and never do the crazy thing . A: I am not agree with you . Though increase the punishment can decrease the crime rat e , it is temporarily .In my view,,prevention is the better alternative in ensuring citizen s afety. B: Maybe you are a little naive. If no punishment ,everyone in city will stir up trouble . And just prevent people can not decrease the crime rate . A:yeah, You,ve got a point there . Punishment is necessary for ensuring citizen safety .Anyway I hope that the government should take actions as soon as possible. B:So do I.
第九題、Should we only help those we know or should we also help strangers? A:have you heard that Mr smith help two girls go to the colleage ?? He is so kind! B:Of course I heard that! What a nice man he is ~!when I become rich,I will donate my money to the people who can not afford tuition. How about you ? A:To be honest , I don not want to help strangers.and I just want to help the people I k now. B:why? .Helping others itself can make us feel good , Whether we know the people or n ot , we should help them equally. A: yeah, You,ve got a point there .But helping the people I do not know means risk. I n a word ,I am not sure whether he is a good man and maybe he is not deserve my he lp . B: I agree with you . Honestly, I did not think about this before. I just feel good from h elping other. A:, Nice girl~! Sometimes, we should think about this. In this way , we can sure that we help the people who is worth being helped . and our pay can not in vain. B: You are so clever. I thought I have already got it. A: Oh~Time for lunch! B:Lets go!
第十題、Some people claim that festivals have been created just to encourage people to s pend money. Do you agree or not agree? Give your reasons. A:Oh! No ! I spend 2000 yuan at this Chirstmas! Gifts for my mother , father, sister ,brother, friends…… I think that festivals have been created just to encourage people to s pend money.! B: haha. You truly spend so much. But festivals have been created for fun and releaxin g people though people always spend lot of money when festival comes. A: But it is truly that almost everyone celebrate festivals by exchanging gifts and going outside to have dinner. Festival,s coming means we shall spend lots of money . B: Do not complain about that . I know you get hurt because you really spend plenty of money. In my view, it is true that celebrating festivals spend money . but we do not need to spend so much. What,s more ,we celebrate festivals because we enjoy our life. It is a chance for us to show love to each other. A: Yeah. You ,ve got a point there. Honestly , I really feel warm when we exchange gi fts . I en joy celebrate festivals too. But you know that I really spend a lot of money… B:Em… I know that . You are always genenous to other people . But do not focus on money ,happiness is more important .Isn,t it ? A:You are right! B:Merry Christmas ~! And this is my gift~! A:thanks~! ^.^