Unit 6 单元测验
1. A good beginning makes _________ good ending.
A. a B. an C. the D. /
2. No one likes Kevin because he never talks to others _________.
A. suddenly B. loudly C. luckily D. friendly
3. “Show me your ticket, _________ I won’t let you in.” the guard (保安)said angrily.
A. so B. or C. but D. and
4. –I go to bed and get up early every day.
-That’s a good _________. It keeps us healthy.
A. habit B. hobby C. rule D. interest
5. –Why are you standing outside in such cold weather?
-Oh, I __________ my key in the room.
A. lock B. locked C. will lock D. have locked
6. –Show me your homework, Dave.
-Sorry, Mrs. Brown. I’ve _________ it at home
A. lost B. left C. missed D. forgotten
7. I don’t believe you’ve already finished reading the book-I __________ it to you this morning!
A. would lend B. was lending C. lent D. have lent
8. Sam opened the door and __________ a lovely dog outside.
A. finds B. found C. has found D. will find
9. Jackson __________ school two years ago and he _________ for two years.
A. leaves, has gone B. leaves, has been away
C. left, has been away D. left, has gone
10. –My new iPhone was broken when I took a bus.
A. Bad luck B. It doesn’t matter C. Never mind D. Don’t mention it.
You have probably heard the expression-“It is ___1___cats and dogs outside.”___2___ means it’s raining very hard, not that real cats and dogs are falling from the sky. _____3____, one day in
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June, 1883, it really did rain frogs（青蛙）over Dubuque, Iowa. The frogs began _____4____ along with hailstones(冰雹)during a terrible storm.
Hail is formed when drops of rainwater are caught by heavy winds and _____5___ carried high up into the air. There the raindrops become _____6____. Many drops may freeze together to form balls of ice; these ice balls, or hailstones, then fall ______7_____ earth.
During the storm in Dubuque, ______8_____ strong winds lifted small frogs became covered ponds(池塘)into the sky along with raindrops. ______9_______ some of these frogs became covered(覆盖)_____10___ ice, both hailstones and “frog-stones” fell onto the ground.
( ) 1. A. rain B. to rain C. rained D. raining
( ) 2. A. It B. This C. That D. These
( ) 3. A. And B. But C. However D. understandable
( ) 4. A. fall B. fell C. falling D. to fall
( ) 5. A. is B. are C. was D. were
( ) 6. A. freeze B. froze C. frozen D. freezing
( ) 7. A. in B. from C. at D. to
( ) 8. A. / B. the C. a D. an
( ) 9. A. If B. Whether C. Unless D. When
( ) 10.A. of B. in C. with D. on
A young man once asked his grandpa:” Grandpa, how have you had so much achievement in your life, and yet are still active?” The following was the grandpa’s ____1___.
“I think it has a lot to do with how a person ____2____ things. I call it” keeping your eyes open.”
First, realize that life is filled with surprises, and many are good ones. If you don’t keep watching for them, you’ll ____3____ half of the excitement. When you meet with challenges(挑战), ____4___ them bravely. Then they’ll make you smarter and stronger. It is normal for you to make a ____5___ on the way to success. Don’t be _____6___. Just relax and be thankful for what it taught you.
It’s also important to decide _____7____ what you want. Your ____8___ may create(创造)your successes or your failures. Do think about all the ways ahead, and decide which one to ____9____. Then believe in yourself and go for it!
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Most ____10____, never come up that one who makes up his mind to win will be the winner. Give life all that you’ve got, and life will give its best back to you.
( ) 1. A. dream B. answer C. decision D. story
( ) 2. A. looks at B. finds out C. deals with D. suffers from
( ) 3. A. control B. enjoy C. miss D. need
( ) 4. A. face B. get C. forget D. find
( ) 5. A. friend B. mistake C. plan D. decision
( ) 6. A. excited B. interested C. angry D. nervous
( ) 7. A. finally B. exactly C. truly D. difficulty
( ) 8. A. wishes B. chances C. choices D. words
( ) 9. A. follow B. spend C. mind D. finish
( ) 10.A. hardly B. important C. lastly D. luckily
A kindergarten teacher has decided to let her class play a game. She asked each child to bring along a plastic bag with a few potatoes. Each potato will be given a name of a person that the child hates.
And the number of potatoes that a child will put in his/her plastic bag will depend on how many people he/she hates. So when the day came, every child brought some potatoes with the name of he/she disliked. Some had two potatoes; some three while some up to five potatoes. The teacher then told the children to carry with them the potatoes in the plastic bag wherever they go, even to the toilet for one week.
Days after days passed by, and the children started to complain(抱怨)about the unpleasant smell let out by the rotten potatoes. What’s more, those having five potatoes also had to carry heavier bags. After one week, the children were happy and relaxed because the game had finally ended.
The teacher asked:” How did you feel while carrying the potatoes with you for 1 week?” The children let out their frustrations(挫折)and started complaining of the difficulties that they had to go through having to carry the heavy and smelly(难闻的)potatoes wherever they go.
Then the teacher told them the hidden meaning behind the game, The teacher said:” This is - 3 -
1. What did the teacher ask the students to bring to school?
A. name cards B. shopping bags C. fresh fruits D. some vegetables
2. Besides smell, what makes the students feel unhappy?
A. the weight of potatoes B. the time of the game
C. the rules of the games D. the amount of bags
3. How did the students feel before the game was over?
A. Satisfied. B. Interested. C. Unhappy. D. Surprised.
4. What is the purpose of the game t write the passage?
A. To introduce a funny lesson. B. To give a piece of good advice.
C. To raise a question to discuss. D. To explain a special feeling.
5. What does the underlined word ”hatred” in the last paragraph mean?
A. 遗憾 B. 憎恨 C. 野心 D. 怒气
Once upon a time, there was a group of goblins(小妖精)who lived in a forest, enjoying hurting(伤害)others. They spent a lot of their time making fun of a poor old man who could now hardly move around, see or hear something. They showed no respect for him because of his old age.
The situation lasted for a certain time and it became so extreme that one day the Great Wizard(术士)decided to teach these goblins a lesson. He cast a spell(符咒), and from that moment, whenever the goblins said something impolite or did something badly to the old man, the old man would get better, but it had the opposite effect(影响)on the goblin who was doing so. Of course, the goblins knew nothing about what happening. The more they called the man an “old fool”, the younger and clever the old men became, while the goblin who had shouted at him aged rapidly, and became a little more foolish.
As time went on, those terrible goblins were becoming terribly old, ugly, stupid…without even finding it. Finally, the Great Wizard allowed the goblins to see themselves, and, terrified(害怕的), The goblins had been so busy treating the old man unkindly again and again that it had made they didn’t notice their own acts were turning them into monsters. And when they finally came to find what they had done and respecting others is not only important for those they respect, but also
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for the effect it has upon themselves, it was too late.
1. From the passage, we can learn that the goblins are _________.
A. lazy B. clever C. stupid D. rude
2. The Great Wizard cast the goblins a spell as to __________.
A. save them B. punish them C. warm them D. help them
3. According to the passage, how did the goblins play jokes on the old man?
A. By saying something about him. B. By beating him with something.
C. By doing something to make him fall. D. By making him get into trouble.
4. What’s the closest meaning of the underlined word disgusting” in the third paragraph?
A. 被抛弃的 B. 不正常的 C. 令人讨厌的 D. 不健康的
5. What does the author write this story to tell us?
A. Slow down and enjoy our life fully. B. Be polite and not make others sad.
C. Learn how to be clever. D. Be careful and not make stupid mistakes.
1. They often make j__________ about my bald(秃的)head.
2. It is impolite to e___________ other’s room without knocking the door.
3. They sang and danced to c_____________ the coming of New Year.
4. The story is about a war between two nations in a____________ times.
5. Mr. Bean’s movies are always very funny and they always make people l____________.
She arrived early ____________ ____________ ___________ get a good seat.
We have never ______________ _____________ trying to help the door boy.
Don’t ____________ _____________ ____________ failures. We should learn from them.
Last week, they didn’t climb the mountain _____________ ______________ the rain.
He and his father have _______________ _______________ go to Paris for their holidays.
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