I always remember some words in my heart."Everything happens for the best,"my mother said whenever I faced_41_."If you_42_,one day something_43_will happen."Mother was right,as I discovered after graduating from college in 1982.I had decided to try for a job in_44_,and then work my way up to sports announcer.I went to Chicago and_45_at the door of every station,but got turned down every time.
I_46_home to Dixon,Illinois.While there was no radio-announcing job in Dixon,my father said Montgomery Ward had opened a_47_and wanted a local athlete to_48_its sports department Since Dixon was where I had_49_ high school football,I applied.The job sounded_50_for me.But I wasn't_51_.
My disappointment must have shown."Everything happens for the best,"Mom_52_me.Dad offered me a car to hunt a(n)_53_.I tried WOC Radio in Davenport,Iowa.The program director,a wonderful Scotsman named Peter MacArthur,told me they had_54_hired an announcer.I was waiting for the elevator when I heard MacArthur calling, "What was that you said about_55_?Do you know anything about football?"Then he stood me_56_a microphone and asked me to_57_an imaginary game.On my way home,_58_I had many times,I thought of my mother's words.
I often_59_what direction my life might have taken_60_I'd got the job at Montgomery Ward.
41.A.success B.failure C.progress D.grade
42.A.carry on B.give up C.look out D.run out
43.A.bad B.new C.good D.old
44.A.law B.education C.business D.radio
45.A.knocked B.threw C.waved D.shot
46.A.saved B.missed C.rushed D.advised
47.A.cinema B.store C.library D.farm
48.A.repair B.use C.destroy D.manage
49.A.played B.met C.chose D.caught
50.A.wrong B.right C.big D.small
51.A.called B.prepared C.hired D.advised
52.A.asked B.punished C.blamed D.reminded
53.A.job B.toy C.animal D.game
54.A.finally B.ever C.already D.even
55.A.shows B.sports C.speeches D.services
56.A.under B.above C.in D.before
57.A.design B.join C.broadcast D.discuss
58.A.while B.as C.even if D.so that
59.A.wonder B.explain C.believe D.doubt
60.A.when B.where C.how D.if
答案 41~45 BACDA 46~50 CBDAB 51~55 CDACB 56~60 DCBAD