跟大家分享其中很具代表性的一道题: 15. According to the professor, why did the piano become more popular than the harpsichord'? D A. Piano music was easier to compose than harpsichord music B. Piano music was better for accompanying the popular new dances ofthe 1700s C. The piano had a more attractive size and shape than the harpsichord. D. The piano could express a wider range of emotions than the harpsichord. 这是一道比较目的题,问的是为什么钢琴比大键琴要更受欢迎了,请看原文: Well,the percussive effect of those little hammers means that the pianist, unlike the harpsichordist, can control the dynamics of the sound - how softly or loudly each note is struck, hence the name, pianoforte, soft and loud. Now artistically for both composers and performers this was a major turning point. This brand new instrument, capable of producing loud and soft tones, greatly expanded the possibilities for conveying emotion. 托福博亿堂十分喜欢考比较,所以文章听到比较关系一定是重点,那么比较类的信号词有哪些呢?常见的有:but, however, in fact, unlike, contradict, contrast, difference, rather than, other than, on the other hand, distinction. 同学们在博亿堂中一定要对比较类信号词非常敏感哦~