雅思考题一：What aspect of your hometown has changed a lot in recent years?
奥巴马答曰：Here in Shanghai, we see the growth that has caught theattention of the world – the soaring skyscrapers, the bustling streetsand entrepreneurial activity。
雅思考题二：What do you think of American people?
奥巴马答曰：This is a common American impulse – the desire to reach fornew horizons, and to forge new partnerships that are mutuallybeneficial。
点评：建议把开头部分改成：I think most Americans have thisimpulse …，这样更能切题回答。如果觉得forge new partnerships比较难的话，你完全可以说build
奥巴马答曰：China has lifted hundreds of millions of people out of poverty– an accomplishment unparalleled in human history – while playing alarger role in global events。
点评：如果能在该回答的前面加上：Yes, of course. Within six decades, … 那就锦上添花了，把新中国建国60年来的伟大成就以奥巴马式的口吻描绘出来。雅思考官一听保管大跌
雅思考题四：What should be done about climate change and global warming?
奥巴马答曰：The United States and China are the world’s two largestemitters of GREenhouse gases, of carbon that is causing the planet towarm. So unless both countries are
willing to take critical steps indealing with this issue, we will not be able to resolve it。
1. It is a GREat honor for me to be here …
2. I am looking forward to this chance to have a dialogue。
3. I believe that each country must chart its own course。
4. And I’m absolutely confident that …
5. So let me give you a specific example, and that is the issue we were just discussing …
6.Now, what is also true is that each country in this interconnectedworld has its own culture and its own history and its own traditions.