Directions: For this part, you are allowed 30 minutes to translate a passage from Chinese into English. You should write your answer on Answer Sheet 2.
Yan'an City, located in northern Shaanxi province and on the middle reaches of the Yellow River, is a holy land of the Chinese revolution. Mao Zedong and other revolutionaries of the older generation lived and fought here for 13 years, led the War of Resistance Against Japanese Aggression and the War of Liberation, nurtured the“Yan'an Spirit” and made great contributions to the Chinese revolution. With the largest number of revolutionary sites that are distributed widest and have the highest level in the country, Yan'an is a national educational base for patriotism, revolutionary tradition and the Yan'an Spirit. Yan'an boasts nine revolutionary memorials, which house a large number of important items preserved by the CPC Central Committee and the older generation of revolutionaries during the Yan'an period, thus enjoying the reputation of China's Revolutionary Museum City.