Section C Compound Dictation
There was a time when, if a lady got onto a crowded bus or train, a gentleman would immediately stand up and offer her his seat. No more, though. Today a gentleman will probably look out of the window, or if he feels a bit (36) ______ , hide behind his newspaper. Either way, the lady will have to stand until someone else gets off.
You can't (37) ______ blame men for this change in (38) ______ , though. The days are gone when women could be (39) ______ to as the weaker sex without causing (40) ______ . A whole generation of women has grown up (41) ______ equality with men; not just equality in jobs or education, but in (42) ______ attitudes. Hold a door open for some women and you're likely to get an angry lecture on treating women as (43) ______ , unable to open doors for themselves. (44) _________________________________________________ , though on second thought perhaps that's not such a bad idea.
It's no wonder, then, that men have (45) _______________________________________________________ . On the other hand, automatic male politeness is perhaps slowly being replaced by true consideration for the needs and feelings of women, so that (46) __________________________________________________________ .
解析：treat sb. as“把某人看做”表明此处需要填入名词。inferiors指“下等人”。
44. 标准答案：Take a girl out for a meal and she'll probably insist on paying her share of the bill
听音关键：take a girl out, meal, insist on paying bill
答案重构：Take a girl to eat out and she may insist on sharing the bill
45. 标准答案：given up some of the automatic gestures of politeness and consideration which they used to show towards women
听音关键：given up, automatic gestures, politeness and consideration, used to, women
答案重构：given up some automatic gestures of politeness and consideration which they used to show towards women
46. 标准答案：men can see women as equal human beings, rather than as sex-objects or attractive property
听音关键：women, equal human, rather than, sex-objects, attractive property
答案重构：men can see women as equal humans, not sex-objects or attractive property