扬子江高级中学高三英语限时阅读训练（二十） 高三英语限时阅读训练（二十） 07.10 第一部分 完形填空（共20小题；每小题1.分，满分20分） 阅读下面短文，从短文后所给各题的四个选项中选出能填入相应空白处的最佳选项。 As the pace of life continues to increase, we are fast losing the art of relaxation. 41 you are in the habit of rushing through life, being on the go from morning till night, it is hard to 42 down. But relaxation is 43 for a healthy mind and body. Stress is a 44 part of everyday life and there is no way to 45 it. In fact, it is not the bad thing that it is often supposed to be. A 46 amount of stress is important to provide motivation and give 47 to life. It is only when the stress gets out of control 48 it can lead to poor performance and 49 health. The amount of stress a person can bear 50 very much on the individual. Some people are not afraid of stress, and such 51 are obviously chief material for managerial responsibilities. Others lose heart at first 52 of unusual difficulties. When exposed to stress, in 53 form, we react both chemically and physically. In fact we make a choice between 54 and fight. And in more ancient days the choices made the 55 between life and death. The crises(危机) we meet today are 56 to be so extreme, but however little the stress, it requires the same response. It is when such a reaction 57 long, through continued exposure to stress, that health becomes 58 . Such serious conditions as high blood pressure and heart diseases have 59 links with stress. 60 we cannot remove stress from our lives we need to find ways to deal with it. It would be unwise to do so even if we could.