Writing (30 minutes)
Directions: For this part, you are allowed 30 minutes to write an essay commenting on the saying "Seek to understand others, and you will be understood."You can cite examples to illustrate your views. You should write at least 150 words but no more than 200 words.
①A famous proverb goes like this：“Seek to understand others, and you will be understood”拓展谚语：名词性从句：相互理解—引人深思的说法：what a thought-provoking saying it is
②If we explore further，we will realize +宾语...
If we explore further，we will realize what a thought-provoking saying it is.【条件状语从句+名词性从句】
③This proverb underscores +宾语（名词）...【This underscores...】【理解的重要性】
This proverb underscores the significance of understanding.
①One of the reasons that+主语+is so vital is that+从句...【相互理解：构成友好关系的基础】
One of the reasons that mutual understanding is so vital is that it forms the basis of all friendly relationships.【相互理解】
②...allows ...to be done，so that+从句...【使得......得到......，从而......】（相互理解：共同点和共同愿景）
Mutual understanding allows existing differences between two or more parties to be acknowledged，accepted and respected，so that a common ground and a collective vision can be found.
All in all，when we seek to understand others，we elevate the goodwill and make interpersonal relations more meaningful. For different cultures，seeking to understand each other will boost friendship and be conductive to building a better society.
Make...+形容词（表语）；be conductive to doing sth【有助于做某事】