[b]①retail sales of food and drink in europe’s largest markets are at a standstill, leaving european grocery retailers hungry for opportunities to grow. ②most leading retailers have already tried e-commerce, with limit success, andexpansion abroad. ③but almost all have ignored the big, profitable opportunity in their own backyard：the wholesale food and drink trade, which appears to be just the kind of market retailers need.
[f] ①for example, wholesale food and drink sales come to $268 billion in france, germany, italy, spain and the united kingdom in 2000-more than 40 percent of retail sales. ②moreover, average overall margins are higher in wholesale than in retail; wholesale demand from the food service sector is growing quickly as more europeans eat out more often; and changes in the competitive dynamics of this fragmented industry are at last making it feasible for wholesalers to consolidate.
【分析】[f]选项中首句中的wholesale food and drink和[b]选项中最终一句话的the wholesale food and drink构成原词复现。
①television is a one-way tap flowing into our homes. ②the hardest task that television asks of anyone is to turn the power off after he has turned it on. ③(45)
[g]the networked computer offers the first chance in 50 years to reverse the flow, to encourage thoughtful downloading and, even more importantly, meaningful uploading.
【分析】[g] 选项中the flow与45题前flowing构成同根词复现。
[d] ①all in all, this clearly seems to be a market in which big retailers could profitably apply their gigantic scale, existing infrastructure, and proven skills in the management of product ranges, logistics, and marketing intelligence. ②retailers that master the intricacies of wholesaling in europe may well expect to rake in substantial profits there by. ③at least, that is how it looks as a whole. ④closer inspection reveals import differences among the biggest national markets, especially in their customer segments and wholesale structures, as well as the competitive dynamics of individual food and drink categories. ⑤big retailers must understand these differences before they can identify the segments of european wholesaling in which particular abilities might unseat smaller but entrenched competitors. ⑥new skills and unfamiliar business models are needed too.
[g] however, none of these requirementsshould deter large retails and even some large good producers and existing wholesalers from trying their hand, for those that master the intricacies of wholesaling in europe stand to reap considerable gains.
【分析】2010年真题的新题型查询的是排序题。 [g] 选项的句首的these requirements与[d]选项最终一句are needed too 构成照顾的联络。
①for all the possibilities of our new culture machines, most people are still stuck in download mode. ②even after the advent of widespread social media, a pyramid of production remains, with a small number of people uploading material, a slightly larger group commenting on or modifying that content, and a huge perce
ntage remaining content to just consume. ③(44)
[f] one reason for the persistence of this pyramid of production is that for the past half-century, much of the world’s media culture has been defined by a single medium – television – and television is defined by downloading.
【分析】 2012年真题的新题型查询的是七选五。[f] 选项首句呈现了this pyramid of production. “this”这个显着的指示代词，阐明前面会呈现pyramid of production。44题前文中则呈现了a pyramid of production。此时构成一种显着的照顾联络。