英语专四作文常用句型:开头句式(3)

英语专四作文常用句型:开头句式(3)

3. now, it is commonly / generally / widelybelieved / thought / held / accepted / felt /recognized / acknowledged that....

they claim / believe / argue that ....

but i wonder / doubt whether ...

3.1 it is commonly believed that the rise in teenagesmoking is the inevitable result of economicdevelopment. they argue that if there are nocigarette advertisement on tv, no cigarettes available everywhere, and no adequate pocketmoney, teenagers are unlikely to take up the habit of smoking. but i doubt that it is asatisfactory explanation. while conceding the effect of advertising and other commercialfactors, i think that the primary cause is social and individual rather than economic.

人们普遍认为青少年吸烟人数上升是经济发展不可避免的结果。他们认为:如果电视上没有香烟广告,香烟不是到处可买得到,孩子的零用钱不是很多的话,青少年不太可能染上吸烟的习惯。但我怀疑这是否是一个满意的解释。虽然有广告和其它商业因素的影响,我认为主要原因是社会和个人因素而不是经济上的。

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