Mexieo City lies high up in the mountains. As the biggesteity in Mexico and one
9fthe world's largestcities, itis home to 2
30millionby the year 2030,
Jmillion people, and the numberwill grow to
_Tbe greatnumber ofpeopleraises theneed forwater Although the wetseason
between June and September always bringsalot ofrain, the rain falls quiekly and hard,
and itbreaks the water Plpe, covers the road and stops the traffie. The dirty water goes
into houses and fills every comer' The hot weatherand the old Mexiee, City's water
Pipes make the city lose40%6 ofthe water each year The water will dry out son 自
people don't care
Rich people build watertanks to save watery howevern the poor are not able to get
Water and they have to pay for il Some people dig wells to geteclean water from the
underground, and itmakes some parts 6fMexico City go downabout30cm each year
The lower they become, the less waterpeople get.
和deal wi i6 Mexico City sbuilding oneofthe word's largestwater pipes
below the ground and havinga group ofpeople fix waterpipes very often。 Onee these.
arein use, jtmight make the problem easierto deal with,
33. The writer talks about the following problems in the reading:
a What is Mexico City building?
b. Whatproblem are peoplein Mexieo City facing?
c. What are (ne facts about Mexico City?
in what order does the writer talk about them?
34. Whieh js the reading mostly about?
(A) Why are city people fighting for theif Jife?
則Mexieo City has alot of water all yearround-
(@@ Mexieo City has lots ofproblems because it has too many people,
押Aeity has 1ots of water but its People don't have enough 說 touse-
_35. What can we know about the people in Mexico from the Teading?
伯 Weatherisnot theoniy, thing to get them into trouble
alotmore money digging wells than therich,
tnumber ofpeople ofall the citiesin the World-
undergroundin Mexico City and hey can dealwith