Exercise 109

Asking academic questions answered with “Yes” or “No” reply on

one’s personal qualities relevant to study 

學術方面問題 / 描述與學習有關的個人特質


1. Can you often pinpoint the untapped market demand ___ a certain group?

A. of 
B. on
C. at


2. _____  you a reliable individual?

A. Do
B. Is
C. Are 

3. Do you feel that creativity can ___ nurtured through training?

A. of
B. be   
C. for

4. Do you remain abreast ____ the latest technological trends in your field?

A. for
B.  with
C. of

5. Are you in tune _____ popular trends in your field?

A. for
B. with 
C. by


6. Are you motivated properly ___ study in graduate school?

A. to 
B. as
C. with

7. ____ you determined to meet the challenges of graduate school?

A. Is
B.  Are
C. Have

8.  Do you believe that you can contribute to the efforts ____ your research group in graduate school?

A. with
B.  for
C. of


9. Can you rise ____ the rigorous challenges of graduate study?

A. to 
B. for
C. on


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2. Further practice can be found in Unit 6 of  Writing Effective Study Plans  by Ted Knoy.