QUESTION 33 - 36

33.

다음 지문을 읽고 물음에 답하시오.

 

Mina wants to be a pop singer like BoA or Britney Spears. Do you think you can be a pop singer? Twenty years ago, if you sang really well, then you could become a singer. Now, however, being a good singer is not enough. You have to be a good dancer and be good looking, too. You should also know a second language, because many singers perform internationally. You should start performing at an early age. Then maybe you can be a famous pop singer.

 

다음 글의 요지는 무엇인가?

 

① 10대들은 무분별하게 연예인을 선호한다.

② 연예인의 화려한 세계 뒤에 어두운 면이 있다.

③ 어려서부터 자신의 적성을 알고 진로를 준비해야 한다.

④ 이제 한국 가수도 외국 갓 못지않게 국제적으로 활동한다.

⑤ 가수로 성공하려면 노래 이외에 춤, 외모, 외국어 구사 능력이 필요하다.

 

 

34.

다음 지문을 읽고 물음에 답하시오.

 

We cook our food to make it softer and easier to chew. Cooking also makes it look nice. Raw meat still has a lot of blood in it. Most people don't like to see blood. Another reason we cook food is to kill all the germs that might harm us. By heating food, the germs are killed. We cook food to make it more delicious. We can season the food with various spices. Some people will not drink water from a tap. They prefer to boil it. Then after it will cool, they will drink it. That way they are sure their water is clean and pure.

 

이 글에서 음식을 요리하는 이유로 언급되지 않은 것은?

 

① 비싸게 팔기 위해서

② 씹기 쉽게 하기 위해서

③ 해로운 세균을 제거하기 위해서

④ 음식의 색깔을 좋게 하기 위해서

⑤ 음식의 맛을 더 좋게 하기 위해서

 

 

35.

다음 중 빈칸에 들어갈 말로 가장 적절한 것은 무엇인가?

 

Mice are thought to be shy in character. They are thought to have no courage. Therefore, you can challenge somebody by asking, "Are you a human or a mouse?" It means that you think he has no courage. You can also say, "Everybody was as quiet as a mouse until the end of the examination. Then they made a noise like elephants." Elephants are often thought to be very noisy, but English people also often say, "Elephants never forget." They tend to impose and imagine that elephants have ________________.

 

① loud voices                    

② long memories

③ high pride                     

④ great courage

⑤ strong will

 

 

36.

필자가 주장하는 바를 가장 잘 나타낸 것은?

 

Everyone lives by rules. If there were no rules, everyone would just do what he wants to do. Imagine if you wanted to get a good night's sleep, but your neighbor wanted to play loud music all night. With a "disturbing the peace" law, your neighbor would be prohibited from playing the music so loud and, then, you could get your sleep. That is an example of why there are laws.             

 

 ① Seeing is believing.   

 ② Play only soft music.

 ③ Easier said than done.   

 ④ The sooner, the better.

 ⑤ Rules are for everyone.