发布时间： 2019-09-28 17:42
As a boy I dreamed of flying airplanes. 21 I told Dad I wanted to be a pilot, he said, “You need to do your job well on the farm first, and 22 you may realize your dream.” The farm was an everyday responsibility (职设)一that 23 Saturday, Sunday an and Christmas too. Every morning I got up at four o'clock to milk and 24 the cows. After the milk was bottled, my older brothers and I 25 it to people's homes. 1 was paid five cents a bottle. At that time I 26 that to be successful you have to take care of your responsibilities.
When 1 was 16, I signed up for flying lessons. To pay for the lessons I 27 a small restaurant with some friends. One of our regular 28 was the president of the Farmers Bank. Every 29 I got I talked to him about my dream. One day I told him I 30 53.500 to buy my own 31 . He lent me the money so that I could fly people within 150 miles of the airport.
Twelve years later I was flying people around the world 32 a pilot of a big airline company. After ten years in the company I started my own 33 .
Today I run a billion-dollar company, but it was on the farm that I learned the principles (原则）that have 34 me. Hard work and determination do 35 dreams come true.
Once a month, just after sunset, trucks fill an outdoor parking lot in Los Angeles, California. Some trucks sell all kinds of food. Others have clothing for sale. These are known as fashion (时 尚）trucks.
It’s really fun to go through everything in the truck. The back of the truck is a small store. Clothing hangs on one side. Jewelry (首饰）and purses are on the other. The store looks colorful and is：well organized. There is also a very small room for trying on clothes.
Jordana Fortaleza is oik of the truck owners. She says the cost of owning a truck is much lower than paying for a store. And there is another reason to me a truck. You can take your business to your customers. But there are also difficulties.
The biggest problem is the weather. In winter, it’s cold outside a&d there's no one around. Another problem is keeping the truck in good condition. When it breaks down, the repairs can take days. Business stops during the time. It happens at least once a year because her truck is 3S years old.
Meagan Rogers is a fashion school graduate. She says (he job market is so hard now, but with a fashion truck she's able to start earning money while her classmates are still working without pay.
Which of the following is an advantage of a fashion truck?(3分)
A It costs less than a score.
B It has a small I room in it.
C It attracts more customers.
D It needs repairs once a year.