Exercise 121

Asking academic questions that are answered with a “Yes” or “No” reply when recommending a student for study (Part A): Introduction and qualification to make recommendation

學術方面問題 / 撰寫推薦信函 ( A部份 ) 推薦信函開始及推薦人的資格


1. Is Professor Chang the chairperson ___ the Ecology Department at National Tsing Hua University?

A. for
B. in
C. of 

2. Is Professor Smith qualified to recommend you ____ graduate study in Nursing?

A. on
B. to
C. for 

3. Has Professor Chang ____ the opportunity to closely observe you during your undergraduate studies in Medical Technology?

A. have
B. had  
C. did

4. Has Professor Chang ____ able to monitor your academic progress during university?

A. be
B. to
C. been 

5.  Have you enrolled in several of Professor Chang’s courses _____ the past four years?

A. over 
B. with
C. by

6.  Is Professor Chang impressed ____ your overall academic performance during university?

A. at
B. for 
C. with 

7. Is Professor Chang aware ____ the numerous departmental activities that you participated in during your undergraduate studies?

A. for 
B. of 
C. to

8. Is Professor Su aware of how you contributed to a group effort _____ completing an assigned project?

A. on
B. during
C. while 

9.   Is Professor Su aware of ____ you played an instrumental role in a group effort?

A. to
B. what
C. how 

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2. Further practice can be found in Unit 9 of  Writing Effective Study Plans  by Ted Knoy.