1. replied 2. worried 3. biscuits 4. blind 5. empty IX. 书面表达（15分）参考例文
This term my English has improved a lot. I have many good ways and experiences to share with you.
I listen to English tapes and English programs on the radio every day to improve my listening.
To improve my speaking skills, I answer my teacher’s questions in class actively and often talk with my classmates in English after class. As for reading, I read my English textbook and notebook every day and try to do more reading exercises carefully. To improve my writing, I keep a diary every day, always write the compositions on the test paper carefully, and ask my English teacher to correct the mistakes for me. Before an exam, I always review the new words. What do you think of my ways and experiences?