Part I Writing (30 minutes)
Directions: For this part, you are allowed 30 minutes to write a short essay on innovation. Your essay should include the importance of innovation and measures to be taken to encourage innovation. You are required to write at least 150 words but no more than 200 words.
The importance of innovation is self-evident. Innovation has accelerated the development of the world; innovation has liberated human labor from monotonous jobs; innovation has made us see this world in different angles. Evidently, if there were no innovation, there would be no scientific and technological progress. In short, innovation has made our life more colorful and more enjoyable.
Since innovation is so important, what can we do to encourage it? As far as I am concerned, the following measures can be taken. Firstly, relevant laws and regulations should be made to encourage innovation. Secondly, the whole society should create a favorable environment for innovation. Thirdly, schools should foster students’ awareness to innovate. Last but not the least, everyone should have the consciousness of innovation and make innovations in study and life.
To sum up, innovation is vital to both individuals and the society and we all should learn to innovate in our study and work.