GRE Issue 9重新选题
In any field of endeavor, it is impossible to make a significant contribution without first being strongly influenced by past achievements within that field.
Write a response in which you discuss the extent to which you agree or disagree with the statement and explain your reasoning for the position you take. In developing and supporting your position, you should consider ways in which the statement might or might not hold true and explain how these considerations shape your position.
past achievements（& failures）—(influenced)—> contribution
a) What: the significance of past achievements——Issue的本质
b) Why: should the past achievements have influence on current studies? ——为何要受过去已有成就的影响
c) How: to make full use of the past achievements——如何有效利用已有的成就