2020-12-22 众凯教育








In this section, you are asked to write an essay based on the following chart. In your writing, you should

1) interpret the chart, and

2) give your comments.

You should write at least 150 words.



A glance at the graph provided reveals some striking changes of the ways to take classes for a certain college students between 2018 and 2020. It is evident that the percentage of the students taking on-site classes has seen a remarkable drop from 76% in 2018 to 44% in 2000. The proportion of the students who take on-line classes, in stark contrast, has experienced a noticeable shift, increasing from 24% in 2018 to 56% of total in 2020.

With regard to the above phenomenon, it is of no difficult job to find out the behind factors. First and foremost, it was reported that most colleges chose to take on-line classes during the pandemic in case of the spread and infection of the virus. As a result, a large number of college students have to take classes through network this year. Besides, with the advance of students’ family financial situations and the support of grant policies, a growing number of college students can afford digital devices like mobile phones and laptops, which has provided the basic condition for them to attend on-line classes.

Also noteworthy is the fact that this circumstance is a profound one that reflects the diversity in not only the way of taking classes but also the means of modern education, which is beneficial for its future development.






1. The graph provided


2. some striking changes


3. 上课:take/attend classes

上现场课:take on-site classes

 take in-person classes

上网课:take on-line classes


①students taking on-site classes 上现场课的学生

*taking on-site classes做students的后置定语(相当于形容词),表示上现场课的学生

②students who take on-line classes 上网课的学生

*who take on-line classes 在students后面做students的定语从句(相当于形容词),表示上网课的学生

5. Sth. has seen a remarkable drop 某事物(见证了)明显的下降


6. in stark contrast

*in contrast, 相反;stark,明显的

In stark contrast, 形成鲜明对比的是,

7. a noticeable shift 明显的转变

8. With regard to…… 关于……

9. phenomenon (n.)现象

circumstance (n.)情况

10. It is of no difficult job to do sth.


11. pandemic (n.)流行病

12. in case of sth. 以防某事(发生)

13. the spread and infection of the virus 病毒的传播和感染

*spread (n.)传播


14. financial situation 经济状况

15. grant policies 助学金政策

16. a growing number of ……


17. digital device 数字设备

*mobile phone 手机

*laptop 笔记本电脑

18. noteworthy (adj.)值得注意的

19. profound (adj.)深远的

20. diversity (n.)多样性,多样化

21. beneficial (adj.) 有益的


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