II. Grammar and Vocabulary
Section A 10%
Directions: After reading the passage below, fill in the blanks to make the passage coherent and grammatically correct. For the blanks with a given word, fill in each blank with the proper form of the given word; for the other blanks, use one word that best fits each blank.
When people move to another country and don’t get used to the life there, either because they don't speak the language or (21) ________ don't like the food, things may get tough. Apparently, American-born pandas have similar feelings about their homeland. Panda twins born and raised in Atlanta are finding it difficult (22) ________ (adjust) to their new surroundings in China, a Chinese newspaper says.
Mei Lun (美轮) and Mei Huan (美奂), 3-year-old twins, are having a hard time understanding commands from Chinese trainers and prefer American biscuits (23) ________ their new food choices. The pandas (24) ________ (leave) Zoo Atlanta for the Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding on November 3, 2016.