Directions: For this part, you are allowed 30 minutes to write an essay based on the picture below. You should start your essay with a brief description of the picture and then give your comments. Write your essay on Answer Sheet 1. You should write at least 150 words but no more than 200 words.
Honesty is one of the most precious virtues in the world, which renders the world we live in dependable. Nevertheless, these days Wei Zexi Event has been heatedly debated online and unfortunately, the situation seems to be worsening, inevitably leading us to doubt the credibility of the information on websites and in some way the reputation of the enterprises advertised online being impugned. It’s the interests that seduce the websites in charge of the internet suffers’ cognition and the hospitals of Putian faction taking advantage of the desperate patients who are seriously ill and eager to prolong their lives into abandoning the honesty.
In the era swamped with melamine, lean meat powder and plasticizer, only the enterprises responsible to the consumers can laugh best. What we need badly is enterprises that can be really responsible to the consumers and keep their promises. Only such enterprises can cultivate entrepreneurs of high integrity and shoulder the responsibility to revitalize our nation.
As a consequence, honesty is not something that we can afford to lose or leave at large. It is imperative that corresponding regulations and mechanisms with the joint efforts of the media should be introduced and enforced to promote honesty by authorities. The awareness of honesty ought to be enhanced, which will lead us to make every effort to keep our promises and avoid such tragedies as Wei Zexi Event. Only in a reasonable, prosperous and healthy atmosphere can we ensure that people can enjoy their life to the utmost.
impugn 对……表示怀疑;置疑 cognition 认知;感知;认识
faction 派系 swamp 沉没;淹没 melamine 三聚氰胺 plasticizer塑化剂
at large 逍遥法外的;自由的