Questions 7- 9 refer to the following news.
Pet Dislikes of Urban Life
According to a survey conducted by the city of Boston, traffic, pollution and noise were found to be the least ---7--- aspects of living in the city.
The ---8---, administered as part of the city’s local action plan, asked the citizen of Boston about their likes and dislikes of their surroundings.
The results of the survey communicated proximity (27.02 percent) and community character/village feel (11.54 percent ) to be at the top of the list of things most liked about city life.
The respondents felt the protection or enhancement of heritage (16.1 percent) and open space ( 15.59 percent) were the two things they most desired the city to have.
On the other hand, traffic (10.22 percent), general noise ( 9.98 percent) , and parking ( 7.52 percent ) within the main core of the city were the ---9--- attractive parts of living in the city.
7. A. desirable
8. A. lecture
9. A. less
C. a few
7.【答案】A。解析：Little的最高级the least具有否定意义，且pollution and noise是主语，因此最不理想的，最不满意的放在此处句意最为恰当，故答案为A。
8.【答案】C。解析：横线处充当asked的主语，而且前文提到了according to a survey conducted by the city of Boston，故C最合适。