Directions: In this part of the test, you will hear 2 passages in Chinese. After you have heard each sentence or paragraph, interpret it into English. Start interpreting at the signal... and stop it at the signal... You may take notes while you are listening. Remember you will hear the passages only once. Now, let us begin Part B with the first passage.
The World Expo and tourism have always interacted, promoted and complemented each other. Tourism is an important field and part of the World Expo.//
It is a historical mission and glorious task that the Party and the people have shouldered on us in the (provision of) World Expo tourism. Therefore, it is our duty-bound responsibility to do a good job.//
At the same time, we should be fully aware that the successful holding of the World Expo is a very rare and important opportunity for China's tourism and also an important opportunity for China's tourism to display a good image and expand international influence.//
The modern World Expo experience has shown that of the combined/comprehensive effects of the Expo, the effect of tourism is (the) most direst, obvious and lasting.