2019版高考英语一轮复习全一册（ 试题） 新人教版选修6
Unit 1 Art
vi. & vt.瞄准;(向某方向)努力
8.abstract adj. & n.
1. vt.预言;预告;预测→ n.预言;预测
2. vt.拥有;具有;支配→ n.(尤作复数)所有;财产
3. vi.有感染力;呼吁;求助vt.将……上诉n.呼吁;恳求→ adj.有吸引力的
4. adj.明显的;明白的→ n.证据
5. n.信任;信念;信心→ adj.忠实的 → adv. 忠实地
6. by coincidence
Unit 1 Art
Art 1 (influence) by the customs and faith of a people. During the Middle Ages, the main aim of ainters was 2 (represent) religious themes. Artists were interested in 3 (create) a feeling of respect and love for God. During the Renaissance, people focused 4 (many) on humans and less on religion. Artists tried to paint people and nature 5 they really were. Masaccio used perspective in his paintings 6 made people 7 (convince) that they were looking through a hole in the wall at a real scene. The Impressionists were the first painters 8 (wortdoors. They had to paint 9 (quick) and their paintings were not as detailed as 10 of earlier painters. Today people accept the Impressionists' paintings as the beginning of modern art. Some paintings of modern art are abstract while some are realistic.
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6. 7. 8. 9. 10.
A great number of art lovers considers the Frick Collection to be the best art gallery in New York. Henry Clay Frick, a rich New Yorker, was died in 1919, leaving his house, furnitures and art collection to the American people. At this gallery, you will see excellent collection of pre-twentieth century Western paintings. We will also be able to explore Frictiful house, that is well worth visiting. Besides, Guggenheim Museum owned 5,000 modern paintings, sculptures or drawings. Not all art works is displayed at the same time. The best way to see the paintings is to start from the top floor and walking down to the bottom.
Unit 1 Art
Salvador Dali(1904—1989)was one of the most popular of modern artists.The Pompidou Centre in Paris is showing its respect and admiration for the artist and his powerful personality with an exhibition bringing together over 200 paintings,sculptures,drawings and more.Among the works and masterworks on exhibition the visitor will find the best pieces,most importantly The Persistence of Memory.There is also L’Enigme sans Fin from 1938,works on paper,objects,and projects for stage and screen and selected parts from television programmes reflecting the artist’s showman qualities.
The visitor will enter the World of Dali through an egg and is met with the beginning,the world of birth.The exhibition follows a path of time and subject with the visitor exiting through the brain.
The exhibition shows how Dali draws the viewer between two infinities(无限).“From the infinity small to the infinity large,contraction and expansion coming in and out of focus:amazing Flemish accuracy and the showy Baroque of old painting that he used in his museum-theatre in Figueras,”explains the Pompidou Centre.
The fine selection of the major works was done in close collaboration(合作)with the Museo Nacional Reina Sofia in Madrid,Spain,and with contributions from other institutions like the Salvador Dali Museum in St.Petersburg,Florida.
1.Which of the following best describes Dali according to Paragraph 1?
2.What is Dali’s The Persistence of Memory considered to be?
A.One of his masterworks.
B.A successful screen adaptation.
C.An artistic creation for the stage.
D.One of the best TV programmes.
3.How are the exhibits arranged at the World of Dali?
A.By popularity. B.By importance.
C.By size and shape. D.By time and subject.
4.What does the word“contributions”in the last paragraph refer to?
A recent report suggests that an average person checks his or her cell phone 150 times a day. 1 They may not sing their cell phones may put themselves or their loved ones in danger. 2 At least 200,000 car accidents were caused by texting.
3 A survey conducted by the Pew Institute suggests that Americans in the 18 to 29 age range send 88 text messages a day. When we’re walking home from work, we don’t need our headphones mad noises in our ears. There are much greater choices to create positive emotions that will mas happier and much more fulfilled. These emotions are within us, and by blocking these feelings with all of our latest technologies, we may be harming ourselves. 4