1. we’ll try our best to do the work with ______ money and ______ people.
a. few, little b. a few, a little c. less, fewer d. fewer, less
2. - hi! sam. we’re going for a walk. would you like to ______.
– great! let’s go.
a. come along b. come on c. come out d. come up
3．my brother ______ listening to light music.
a. is interested b .is interested in
c. is interesting d .is interesting in
4. —why are you so ____________, tom?
—the news is too ______________. i don’t know why this often happens.
a. surprising; surprising b. surprising; surprised
c. surprised; surprising d. surprised; surprised
5.charles’ cousin is the same age ______ him. they get on well _____ each other.
a. for, in b. as, on c. as, in d. as, with
6. —what __________ in ten years?
—great changes will come to our life.
a. more b. will happen c. will do d. will see
7. she wanted us______ after school.
a. playing football b. played football c. to play football d. play football
8. i don’t know _________ . can you help me?
a. how to do it. b. how to do.
c. what to do it. d. what it to do.
9. these days the police ___________ always looking for him everywhere.
do you know where he is ?
a. is b. are c. was d. were
10. i was born ______ january 10th, 1982.
a. in b. on c. at d. to
11. ______bill go to a different school last year?
a. does b. did c. was d. is
12.there’s no ___________ for me to sleep in the house.
a. places b. room c. a bed d. beds
13. the question is _______ for him to answer.
a. easy enough b. enough easy c. easily enough d. enough easily
14. -how long does it______you to ride to school? ----half an hour.
a. use b. uses c. take d. takes
15. if you have any trouble, you can go to the policeman to __________ help.
a. find b. ask c. ask for d. look for
16. remember to return the book to the school library in time, _____ you will be fined(罚款).
a. or b. and c. but d. then
17. someone says, “time is money.” but i believe time is ______ important than money.
a. much b. very c. even more d. much least
18. if it _________ rain tomorrow, they’ll go to the park.
a. doesn’t b. won’t c. don’t d. isn’t
19. the little boy can hardly write, ______he?
a. can b. can"t c dose d. dosen"t
20. - must i hand in my exercise book now, mr hu?
- no, you ______. you may give it to me tomorrow.
a. needn’t b. mustn’t c. can’t d. may not
mr. wang is my good friend. he __21__ hard in a school. he is good _22___ teaching so his students say he is a good __23__. he works __24___ days a week from mondays to fridays. he is free __25__ saturdays and sundays. when he is free, he doesn’t go to movies __26__ his wife or watch tv at home. he likes running, playing baseball, and __27__ books. he __28__they are better than seeing a bad film. this sunday he __29___to take his wife and his son to the zoo __30__car.
( ) 21. a. work b. works c. working d. worked
( ) 22. a. at b. for c. in d. to
( ) 23. a. doctor b. driver c. teacher d. farmer
( )24. a. two b. three c. four d. five
( ) 25. a. in b. on c. at d. for
( ) 26. a. with b. and c. or d. by
( ) 27. a. look b. read c. reading d. looking
( ) 28. a. says b. talks c. speaks d. tells
( ) 29. a. goes b. go c. is going d. went
( ) 30. a. in b. by c. with d. for
helen keller lived in the usa. she was a great woman. when she was a baby, she was badly ill. after many weeks, the doctor said, “she is better, but now she can’t see and she can’t hear either.” her parents were very sad. after a few years, things got worse. she couldn’t speak to other people. she saw nothing. she didn’t understand anything.
then one day a teacher came to live with helen and her family. the teacher helped helen learn about words. helen was very clever and soon she learned to spell her first word. when she was older, she went to college.
later, helen became very famous. she helped many blind(瞎的) and deaf (聋的)people. she went around the world and helped many people.
helen was a very old woman when she died. but the world remembers her today as a brave and wonderful woman. though she was blind and deaf, she found a way to see and hear.
31、 helen was badly ill_________.
a. when she was very old b. when she went to college
c. after she became famous d. after she was born soon
32、.______taught helen her first word.
a. her father b. her teacher c. her doctor d. her mother
33、.helen was famous because________.
a. she was an american
b. she traveled the world
c. her teacher taught her many things
d. she learned much and helped many people
34、the world remembers helen today because she was______.
a. very clever b. blind and deaf
c. a brave and wonderful woman d. a college student
35、which of the following sentence is true from the passage?
a. helen found a way to understand the world.
b. helen’s parents didn’t feel sad.
c. helen found a way to go around the world.
d. helen found out how people became blind and deaf.
my younger brother is not clever. he can’t answer questions right. my parents are worried about him. one day, i took him to a zoo. then i asked him three questions. the first question was “what did you see in the zoo?”,the second question was “who often give you money?”and the third was “what did you have for your breakfast?”. he couldn’t answer any of them. then i told him again and again, the first answer is “elephants and bears”, the second answer is “my father and my brother”and the third answer is “bread and milk”. then he retold(复述)the questions and answers. at last i asked the three questions again. he could give the right answers:1. elephants and bears, 2.my father and brother, 3.bread and milk. i was very happy.
when we got home, i told my parents that my brother could answer my questions correctly（正确地）. then i began to ask him, “what did you see in the zoo?”“bread and milk.”“who often give you money?”“elephants and bears.”“what did you have for breakfast?”cried i angrily.“my father and brother”, he answered.
56.his parents are worried about his brother because _____________.
a. he is not clever b. he is not cleverer than i c. he is too clever d. he is short
37.they saw ___________________ in the zoo.
a. tigers and bears b. tigers and elephants
c. bears and elephants d. tigers and pandas
38.his brother often gets money from _____________.
a. his father and mother b. his mother and him
c. his father and him d. his father and my sister
39.from the story, we can know ___________.
a. his brother is easy to teach b. his brother is not easy to teach
c. his father can teach the younger brother to answer questions
d. his mother can teach the younger brother
40.from this story, we can guess that when his parents heard the answers, they were ________.
a. happy b. surprised c. disappointed(失望) d. shy(害羞)
the sky usually looks blue. but if you went to the top of the highest mountain, where there is less air between you and the sun to scatter（分散） the sunlight（阳光）, the sky would be dark blue. and if you rode in a spaceship（飞船） high above the earth, where there is no air at all to scatter the sunlight, the sky would be so dark that it would be black.
sometimes the sky doesn’t look blue. at sunrise（日出） and sunset（日落）, the light from the sun sometimes is scattered in such a way that you see red, orange, and other colours in the sky.
41.the sky usually looks light blue because _____________.
a. the sun is light and blue b. the air is light and blue
c. the air scatters the sunlight d. the sunlight is light and blue
42.when ______________, the sky looks dark blue.
a. there is less air between you and the sun b. there is a high mountain far away
c. the mountains around us are very high d. you climb a very high mountain
63.if ____________, the sky looks black.
a. you ride in a spaceship b. the spaceship is high in the sky
c. the spaceship is high above the earth d. there is no air to scatter the sunlight
44.sometimes the sky doesn’t look blue because ____________.
a. the sun always rises in the east b. the sun always sets in the west
c. the air in the sky has different colours
d. the light from the sun is scattered in a different way
45.which of the following is the best title for the story?
a. the sky looks blue b. why the sky looks colourful
c. the beautiful sunlight d. something about the air
an expensive car speeding down the main street of a small town was soon over-taken by a young motorcycle policeman. as he started to take out the ticket, the woman in the car said proudly.“ before you go any further , young man, i think you should know that the mayor of this city is a good friend of mine.”
the officer did not say a word, but kept writing.
“i am also a friend of chief of police barnes,” continued the woman, getting angrier each moment.
still he kept on writing.
“young man, ”she said ,“i know judge lawson and state senator patton.”
handing the ticket to the woman, the officer asked pleasantly. “tell me, do you know bill bronson?”
“no. why?” she replied.
“well, this is the man you should have known, ”he said, going back to his motorcycle, “i am bill bronson.”
46. the policeman stopped the car because ____.
a. it was an expensive car
b. the driver was a proud lady
c. the driver was driving too fast
d. the driver was going to attack him
47. the woman was getting angrier each moment because ____.
a. the policeman didn’t know her friends
b. the policeman kept writing the ticket for her
c. the policeman refused to accept her offer of money
d. she didn’t know the policeman’s name
48. the woman driving the expensive car____.
a. failed to stop the policeman writing the ticket
b. warned the policeman not to move a step further
c. was surprised that the policeman did not know the mayor
d. told the policeman to stay where he was
49. the policeman was ____.
a. an honest and fair fellow
b. a foolish and proud fellow
c. a silly and rude fellow
d. a kind-hearted fellow
50. the policeman ____.
a. had no sense of humor
b. had a sense of humor