People have been loving about roses since the beginning of time. In fact, it is 1 that the floors of Cleopatra1’s palace were carpeted with attractive roses, and that the wise and knowing Con
fucius had a 600-book library specifically on how to 2 for roses. The rose is a myth on its own. The story goes 3 during the Roman Empire, there was an really beautiful lady 4 Rhodanthe. Her beauty drew many devoted young men 5 pursued (追求) her eagerly. Tired by their pursuit, Rhodanthe was forced to get away from the young men and come to the temple of her friend Diana. 6 ,Diana became jealous. And when the suitors broke down her temple gates to get near to their beloved Rhodanthe, she became angry 7 Rhodanthe into a rose and her suitors into thorns. Roses are best 8 for their flowers. Roses are popular garden plants. They are also grown as cut flowers, as one of the most popular and commonly sold florists’ flowers. Roses are also of 9 value to the perfume industry. An attar of roses is extracted from the flowers. A bunch of red roses is often used 10 show love. It is used as a Valentine’s Day gift in many countries.
[答案] 1.said 2.care 3.that 4.named 5.who/that 6.Unluckily 7.turning 8.known 9.great 10.to [解析] [语篇解读] 本文介绍了有关玫瑰的一些常识,人类有史以来钟情于玫瑰本身就是一 个传说。 1.said 在句子里 it 是形式主语,that 引导的是真正的主语从句,这个主语从句的内容也是传 说,所以这里用 say 的被动语态,it’s said that...也是常见结构。 2.care 这里的 care for 就是指如何精心培育娇艳的玫瑰。 3.that 这是一个分隔式定语从句,这样做是为了避免头重脚轻。 4.named 本空后是一个人名,在这里需要注意的是过去分词作后置定语相当于一个表示被 动语态的定语从句。 5.who/that 这是一个定语从句,先行词是 men,可以用 who 或者 that 引导定语从句,因为作 主语,所以不能省略。 6.Unluckily 本空后的标点符号说明这里缺少的是一个副词,而且事情的发展事与愿违,所以 用 unluckily 表示结果很不幸。 7.turning 这里用的是现在分词作伴随状语,还考查到了短语 turn A into B。 8.known 玫瑰以其花的娇艳闻名,这里考查到了 be known for。 9.great 本空后的 value 是一个名词,great 是形容词,形容词修饰名词,还可以使用 be greatly valuable 表示同样的意思。 10.to 红玫瑰被用来表达爱意,这里的 be used to do sth 表示“被用来做什么”。