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My grandparents (53)________(live) in a small town thirty miles away from Xu Zhou. I spent about half an hour (54)________(get) there. They gave me a warm welcome，and
(55)________(cook) me a big meal. We chatted far into the night and I (56) ________ (tell) some happy stories about them and their neighbours.
Since 2001，great changes(57) ________(take place) in Xuzhou. I will take some photos and send some to you. Next time，I'd like you and your family to come with me. You can(58)________(visit) many places of interest here.
【答案】 53. live 54. getting 55. looked 56. told 57. took place 58. visit
Do you often communicate with your parents? Some parents are always comparing their
“When I was your age,” a father said to his sixteen-year-old son one day, “I was at the top of my class every year. And I what I wanted to do when I left school. I had goals(目标).
You are always at the bottom(最后you have no goals.” The man?s son said nothing. He had already heard this from his father many times. "And when your mother was your age,” the young man?s father went，You don?t even have a part-time job .You earn nothing.”The man?s son still said nothing. He had heard this before，too.“And whsaid, "he studied hard. But you just waste your time.” And the man's son still said nothing.
Finally, the young man?s father said, "And when Abraham Lincoln was your age，he worked all day and studied at night.”This time the son stay silent.
"And when Abraham Lincoln was your age, father,” he said,“He was the President ofUnited States. this.
Are your parents always comparing you with others? And what?s your reply? Do you have a better way to communicate with each other?
【答案】1. children 2. knew 3. and 4. on 5. made/earned 6. elder 7. couldn?t/didn?t
8. the 9. what 10. to
In North America, most students go to school on the school bus. Some students also walk or ride bikes to school. In other parts of the world, things are (61)_________(不同的).In Japan, most students take trains to school, although others also walk or ride their bikes. In China, it (62)
_________(取决于)on where you are. In big (63) c_________，such as Beijing, Shanghai, students usually ride bikes to school or take buses. And in places (64) w_________ there are rivers
and lakes, like Hongshanhu and Kaishandao, students usually，to school by boat. That must be a lot (65) m________ fun than taking a bus.
【答案】61. different 62. depends 63. cities 64. where 65. more 【2013湖北襄阳】七. 短文综合填空
Making friends is a skill. Like most skills, you can improve it if you are patient. If you want to meet people and make friends, you must be willing to take action. You must first go where there are people. You won't make friends staying home a ______(73).
Joining a club or a group, talking to those who like the same things as you do is much e_____(74). Or join someone in some activity.
Many people are n (75) when talking to new people. After all, meeting strangers means seeing the unknown. And it's human nature to feel a bit unpleasant about the unknown. Most of fears about d (76) with new people come from doubts (怀疑) about ourselves. We imagine other people are judging us—finding us too tall or too short, too this or too that. But don't forget that they must be feeling the s_____ way. Try to accept yourself as you are, and try to make others feel at home. You'll all feel more c___(78).
Try to be brave even if you don't feel that way when you e_____(79) a room full of strangers. Walk tall and straight, look d _____(80) at other people and smile.
If you see someone you'd like to speak to, say something. Don't wait for the other person to start a c______(81).
Just meeting someone new does not mean that you'll make friends with that person. Friendship is based on mutual (相互的) likings and "give and take". It takes time and effort (精力)for us to d______(82) friendship. And there are things that stop a new friendship from g_____(83).
答案：73. alone 74. easier 75. nervous 76. dealing 77. same 78. comfortable 79. center
80. directly 81.conversation 82. develop 83. growing
【2013山西省】 词汇运用 根据语篇内容，用方框中所给词的正确形式填空，是短文通顺、
Just look at how much young writers like Han Han and Guo Jingming are loved, we may know writing has become a fashion among today?s teenagers. Gao Can, a 13-year-old girl, is the member of the Association of Writers of Shaanxi. She writes fairy tales, short , and most of all, poems. Gao said she began poem writing when she was in primary school. Once the teacher asked the class a composition called “If I were …” Gao had an idea, “Why not make it a poem?” That was her poem, and it won a lot of compliments form both her teacher and classmates. So far, hundreds of her poems out.
“Writing poems is not difficult at all. Just express what you do, what you see or what you think.” Said Gao, “I don?t have enough life experience, so I write about nature, about things I feel inside.”
However, teenagers these days seldom write poem or read them because exams want any kind of articles poems.
But like Gao, there are still students who like poems. Hu Jingzhi is one of them. The 14-year-old boy said he was in poem writing. But it was annoying that he couldn?t find poem collections in nearby bookshops.
Gao agreed with Hu. She said today?s bookshops with books on “how to give a successful speech”, “how to know what others think” or “how to make money ”.
“Poems won?t teach you how to make money, but the beautiful words clear your mind and activate your imagination.” Said Gao, “At least read poems—for the nice things in life.”
76.________ 77. ________ 78. ________ 79. ________ 80. ________
81. ________ 82. ________ 83. ________ 84. ________ 85. ________
【答案】76.youngest 77. stories 78. to write 79. first 80. have come 81. yourself/ yourselves 82. except 83. interested 84. were filled 85. quickly
Chinese parents to choose a birthday gift for their children. Many American parents also have the same problem. But they have got American Girl ——an American company. It is famous for its beautiful dolls(玩具娃娃). Though there are many famous dolls in the world. American Girl for girls.
What makes American Girlis in her matching (相配的）kinds of dolls for buyers to choose and the dolls look their owners. The company hopes their that it?s OK to be different from others.
The company gives each American Girl doll her own name and special background. They books about her. The stories in the books are mainly about different the girls are playing with their dolls, they can get a lot about history, too.
【答案】1. easy 2. luckily 3. gifts 4. secret 5.different
6. like 7. understand. 8. write 9. when 10. something
Liu wei is an unusual young man. He lost both arms in a 可怕的) accident at the age of 10, but he still held on to his (梦想). As a child, he loved music. He wanted to play the piano with his (脚), but he couldn?t find (任何人) to teach him. So he had to learn by (他自己). He kept practicing for seven hours every day. He often (说) “For people like me,there are (仅仅) two choices. One is to give up all ideals and quickly die (没有) hope; the other is to struggle with no arms to live a wonderful life.” Three years later, he managed to become the champion of China?s Got Talent and was (称作) the “armless pianist” by people.
【答案】62. terrible 63. dream(s) 64. feet 65. anyone/ anybody 66. himself
67. said/says 68. only 69. without 70. called
years old. I?m quite healthy.， 容易地) . One morning , I (看见) some young men running in the park. They looked really fit and active. So I started (那时) on.
Now I have a 1.5-mile run every morning. I (牛奶) and eat fruit and vegetables 习惯) and running help to build me up. I 变成)my favorite sport. I?m 确信) I will do well in the boy?s 800-metre race in our school sports meet.
If you want to be fit and active, 加入)us!
71. fifteen 72l. However 73. easily 74. saw 75. then 76. milk 77. habits 78. become
79. sure 80. join
Several weeks ago the newspapers were filled with the story of a student at Fudan University who had been poisoned(投毒) to death by his roommate. The story has __76__ fears through universities and middle schools where many students live in dormitories and share rooms with four and __77__ six roommates. It made roommates take a closer look at each other and wonder, “Do I __78__ know this person?”
Living together can bring out the best and the __79__ in people. Some roommates become best friends, and some learn to live with each other, but very few end up __80__ each other. In the end, living with roommates is all about getting along.
It?s always a good idea that you and your __81__ should be clear about your daily habits. Some people like to sleep late and some people like to get up early. Some people like to read quietly and some people like to play __82__ video games. It?s important to let people have their own space and not bother them, so you should let your roommates know your likes and dislikes from the __83__.
You should also make it clear that what?s __84__ is mine and what?s yours is yours. That means keeping your hands off other people?s things including mobile phones and even their clothes. Talking about problems when they are still small __85__ also necessary. A small discussion about the problem can stop little things from growing into big ones.
Everyone needs friends. We all like to feel close to someone. We can share (66)s ____ with our friends and turn to them for help when we are in trouble. In a word, it is nice to have a friend to
(67)t _____, laugh and do things with. Certainly, sometimes we need to be alone. We don?t always want people around. But we would feel (68)l _____ if we never had a friend.
To make (69)f____, you must be friendly. A cheerful person smiles. A smile always makes the others like you. Smile at someone and you are sure to get a smile (70)b____ from him.
Try to remember names. It (71)m____ your new friends feel happy when you call them by their names, (72)b___ you don?t forget them.
No two people are just the same. If you don?t agree with other people, you should still be friendly. Do not argue, but (73)d____. You always lose friends if you argue too much. And you should think more of others than (74)o___ yourself. It?s good for teenagers to have one or a group of good friends. This is very (75) i_____ in children?s growing up, because friends can discuss things which are too difficult to say to their family members.
There?s more good news for people who have friends. They live (76)l____ than people who don?t have. Why? It could be that they (77)a_____ happier. Being happy helps you stay well and it could be good just knowing that someone cares about you.
66. secrets/something 67. talk 68. lonely 69. friends 70. back 71. makes 72. because
73. discuss 74. of 75. important 76. longer 77. are
【2013广西玉林】六、综合填空（毎小题 1分，共1 0分〉
Martin Murray is a school boy and he is fifteen years old He used to be a problem child. He used to give his mother many . However, after his father's death, Martin's life became much more difficult. His mother couldn't afford to pay for her education. She had to work, and so was often not at home.
His mother tried her best to look after him. Unfortunately, Martin still caused trouble. He was not in studying and he often got into trouble with the police. , his mother was very patient and didn?t give up trying to help him. In the end, she made a difficult him to a boy's boarding school. Martin hated it and caused a lot of trouble. One day, he told his teacher he wanted to leave the school. Even the teacher agreed that Martin was wasting his time.
The head teacher said it was necessary for Martin to talk with his mother. Martin called his mother, but to his surprise, this conversation changed his life. “It was exactly what I needed,” he said. “I how much my mother had given me. She also told me that even though my father was not with us, he was watching me and would always take in everything good I do. That?s when I decided to change.”
Now Martin has really changed. He hard and gets “A?s” in all subjects. He is now one of the students in his class. His mother helps him to feel good about he says, “It?s very important for parents to be there for their children.”
83.______ 84. ______ 85. ______ 86. ______ 87. ______
88. ______89. ______ 90. ______ 91. ______ 92. ______
【答案】83.problems 84. child?s 85. interested 86. Luckily 87. decision 88. know 89. pride 90. works 91. best 92. himself
83. 【解析】名词考查题。 “他过去常常给他妈妈带来许多麻烦”，“问题，麻烦”应用problem，在这里应使用其复数形式，所以正确答案为problems。
85. 【解析】形容词考查题，“他对学习不感兴趣”短语be interested in“对……感兴趣”，所以正确答案为形容词interested。
87. 【解析】名词考查题，“最后她做了一个艰难的决定”，“做决定，下决心”make a decision，此处为名词，并用其单数形式。所以正确答案为decision。
89. 【解析】动词短语考查题，此句为“他的父亲一直在关注他，并为他做的每一件好事而感到自豪”，动词短语“对……感到自豪”take pride in，短语中间应使用名词pride。所以正确答案为pride。
92. 【解析】代词考查题，“他的妈妈帮他对自己感到自信”，“感到自信”feel good about oneself，这里的代词用反身代词，所以正确答案为himself。
Now more than 20 schools in the northwest of China (64) __________ (use) E-textbooks. Some teachers say that they make learning easier and (65) __________ (teach) more convenient.
Jing Xuan is excited about lessons like Chinese, English and math. She (66) __________ (enjoy) the pictures and animations(动画）in the E-textbooks. The children here (67) __________ (study) with E-textbooks since last September.
With the help of the E-textbooks, some good ideas (68) __________ (share) at times. Some parents encourage their children (69) __________ (try) the E-textbooks to make learning easier. But others worry about their children's health.
“You can't imagine how the growing popularity of E-textbooks is changing the way the students learn! More and more students (70) __________ (learn) with E-textbooks in the future. However, there?s still a long way to go.” said the headmaster.
【答案】64. are using 65. teaching 66. enjoys 67. have studied/have been studying 68. are shared / can be shared 69. to try 70. can learn / will learn
Leo and his father didn't talk for 10 years. 10 years ago, Leo?s mother (71) d__________. He thought it was his father who caused his mother's illness. He hated his father.
Now they were sitting in a nice (72) c__________ shop. Suddenly his father asked the waiter to put some salt in his coffee. Leo was surprised. His father smiled and said, “Before you were born, your mother and I often had (73) f__________ playing in the sea. We could taste the sea, just (74) l__________ the taste of the salty coffee. Every time I have salty coffee, I always think of your mother. I (75) m__________ her so much.”
Leo was deeply moved (感动). He never knew his father had such deep (76) l__________ for his mother. One month later, he moved to live (77) w__________ his father. Every time he made coffee for him, he put some salt in the coffee.
After 10 years, his father died. Leo received a (78) l__________ which said, “Dear Leo, please forgive my life's lie — the salty coffee. Actually at that (79) t__________ I wanted some sugar, but I said salt. It was hard for me to change, so I just went ahead. Now let me (80) t__________ you the truth. I don't like salty coffee, but I drink salty coffee for 10 years! Having you with me is the biggest happiness of my whole life.”
71. died 72. coffee 73. fun 74. like 75. miss
76. love 77. with 78. letter 79. time 80. tell
Every person needs friends. Friends are who open their hearts to us. They always encourage us to try our to do everything, and they even make us face challenges bravely. in touch with our friends is important to us all. In this way, we can know how everything is going on with out friends. Friends communicate with each other in different ways. Some make phone calls to their friends . Some send postcards to their friends when they go on holiday. Others prefer to send interesting articles and along with their letters. Among the ways, there must be your favorite one. Anyway, let?s communicate with our friends as often as possible.
61. those 【解析】空格所在句意为“朋友是那些对我们敞开他们的心扉的人”。这是一个定语从句，由are 可知此处应用that的复数形式those。
62. best 【解析】try one?s best to do sth.为固定短语，意为“尽某人最大努力做某事”。
63. Keeping【解析】keep in touch with sb.意为“与某人保持联系”。此处需用动名词短语作主语，故填keeping，用在句首，故keeping首字母要大写。
In 2005, the world?s population was about 6.5 billion. Asia now. That?s about half of the world?s population.
China has the population in the world, and about one of the people in the world live in China. Because of large population, there?s less living space for each family. And it?s difficult for lots of people to find jobs. The large population also causes many other difficulties for the whole nation. For example, we are short of energy and water. Most are more crowded than before, and the traffic is much a serious problem.
So far, our government many measures to control the population. One is as the one-child policy. It has worked well in China?s population. Thanks the policy, China is developing quickly and people?s living conditions are improving , However, the population problem is still serious in China. We still have a long way to go.
【答案】76. More 77.largest 78.fifth 79. cities 80.heavy 81.has taken 82.known 83.controlling
The next day another visitor arrived. "I am the friend of the man who brought you the duck," he said he was the friend of the friend of the man who had brought the duck. Again Nasreddin invited Then another visitor came, and said he was the friend of the friend of the friend of the man who had brought the duck. He was in.. Nasreddin's wife brought some to the table and the visitor tasted it. "What kind of soup is this? just like warm water." "Ah!" said Nasreddin. "That is the soup of the soup of the soup of the duck."
66. 68. 73. 【答案】66. from 67. celebrate 68. pleased 69. fine 70. him 71 .However 72. Visitors 73. invited 74. soup 75. tastes
It was Christmas time in 2008. I had no idea that this would be the last
Christmas we would (度过) with Mom. It was snowing hard and very
cold. It was a very (特别的）Christmas for me—you see Mom never
owned a new coat.
Mom got ill when she was a (年轻的）child and she became disabled. One of her legs was larger than the other. At times she would have trouble walking, but she never complained. Mom always treated my friends with kindness and they were always welcome at our house anytime. I (记得) my good friend Glen coming over and talking with Mom even when I wasn?t at home. Mom was always willing to lend a listening (耳朵)
Mom?s all clothes were four dresses, four pairs of shoes, a (白色的）blouse, and a yellow (毛衣).
I decided that I would buy Mom a coat that year, so I took her down to find something for Christmas. As we went past the coat store, one of the coats in the store caught Mom?s eyes. I asked her to try on the coat for fun. She said that we did not have the money to buy the coat. But after a long talk with Mom, (最后）we left the store with Mom wearing that nice coat. She agreed that the coat did look good on her. I will ever thank for this opportunity, being able to give back just a little. This was the nicest coat that she ever owned.
In (三月）of 2009, Mom died at age 42. As I look back on my mother's life, it was filled with acts of kindness. Giving came from her heart She was willing to help others whenever it was (可能的). I team a lot from my mother.
73. ___ 74.____75. ___76. ___77. ____78. ____ 79. ____ 80.____ 81. ____ 82. ____
【答案】73. spend 74. special 75. young 76. remember 77. ear 78. white 79. sweater 80. finally 81. March 82. possible
73. 【解析】动词考查题。 “我不知道这将是与妈妈一起度过的最后一个圣诞节”，“度过”应用spend，在would后使用原形，所以正确答案为spend。
75. 【解析】形容词考查题，“一个年轻的孩子”应用a young kid，表示年龄小，使用形容词young，所以正确答案为young。
80. 【解析】副词考查题，“最后”finally/at last/in the end，在这里每空一词，所以正确答案为finally。
John Allen, an American scientist once said, “The Internet is the world?s largest library, but 书) in it are on the floor!” What he meant is that the Internet is full of (信息另一个) 创建) a website, so you can find websites about whatever you can imagine. Unfortunately, a lot of what is written on them isn?t always true!
At the same time, the Internet provides many other things. On some websites, you can 便宜) and some are even free. On some other websites, you can connect with people from all over the world. And there are some 商店卖) used clothes, CDs and even cars at very low prices.
It is true that the Internet has changed the way we work (交流). But we shouldn?t depend on it too much. Some people are also afraid that (网上冲浪) the 年轻的) people. Whether you love it or hate it, though, you?d better get used to it because it?s right here to stay.
【答案】66. Books 67. Information 68. Another 69. create / build / make 70. Cheap
71. Shops 72. Sell 73. Communicate 74. surfing 75. young
(go)——(enjoy) by many, for fun and exercise.
(believe) that on December 21st ,1891,the first basketball game in history was part ,and although they (use) the experience to help develop the game at
players in America?s NBAhas become a more popular sport for (become) famous basketball player. 61________ 62_______ 63_______ 64__________65_________
66________ 67_________ 68________ 69________ 70________
答案：61.will notice 62. go 63.is enjoyed 64.is believed . 65.took 66.didn?t win
67.used 68.has risen 69.has increased 70.becoming
61、will notice 【解析】
63、is enjoyed 【解析】：考查被动语态：主语篮球运动是“喜欢、享受”的承受着，应该用被动，或直接把by many作为信号词即：by sb. 是被动语态的标志。
64、is believed . 【解析】：考查固定句型：“ It?s believed that…”是“据说”“被认为”的意思，属于固定结构。
65、took【解析】：考查动词的过去式in 1936即：in 加年代是一般过去式的标志。
66、didn?t win【解析】：考查连and 的运用：and连接前后两动词的时态，词形和词性应该是相同的。
68、has risen 【解析】：Since then 即：Since 加成分是现在完成时的标志。
69、has increased 【解析】考查the number of 的运用， the number of 短语做主语谓语动词用三单；此处and连接前后句子的时态，应该是相同的。
70、becoming 【解析】：考查介词后的动词：of 是信号词，即：介词后的动词要用动名词。
阅读下面短文，用括号内所给动词的适当形式填空（必要时可加情态动词或助动词）。 Tom worked in the office of Mr Bates.
One day, when Tom got to the office, a letter (56)__________(wait) for him. He opened it.. “Dear Tom,” the letter said, “I (57)________(write) to thank you for your help. You(58)_________(help) me so much when I came to your office. Here?s a ticket for the big football match.”
Tom looked at the ticket. He could not believe that he had it. Everyone looked forward to(59)__________(watch) the match!
“ I must watch the match,” he though. “ I must. I(60)________(expect) the big match for 4 year.”
Tom thought and though. He(61)________(not put) his heart into any work. Then at twelve o?clock he knew what (62)__________(do).
He went out of the office and called his sister, Jean.
At one o?clock Mr Bates came up to him. “I have bad news for you, Tom. Your sister telephoned just now. Your mother(63)________(send) to hospital a moment ago.”
“Thank you,” Tom said. “I will go to the hospital. I (64)________(come) back as soon as possible.”
In fact, Tom (65)_________(leave) the office quickly for the football ground. Tom?s ticket was a good one. He could stand near the front.
The next morning, when Tom got to the office, Mr Bates came up to him. “You?re fired(解雇), Tom.” Then he walked away angrily.
“But why?” Tom asked.
Then a girl said, “We saw the match on TV here yesterday! You were on TV! Tom, you had such a good ticket!”
【答案】56. was waiting 57. am writing 58. helped 59. watching 60. have expected 61. couldn?t put 62. to do 63. was sent 64. will come 65. left
A poor young man went to Paris, expecting that his father?s friend could help him find a business for living.
“Are you (66) g_________ at maths?” his father?s friend asked him.
The young man (67) s________ his head.
“How is your history?” “How (68) a________ your law?”
The young man lowered(低下) his head sadly.
His father?s friend asked again and again, but the young man could(69) o_________shake his head. He himself couldn?t find out any advantages.
“Then write down(70) y_______ address first.”
The young man wrote his address and turned to leave, (71) b_______ he was stopped by his father?s friend. “Your name is written very beautifully, which is your advantage. You shouldn?t satisfy yourself with finding a (72) j_______ for living.”
Many (73) y_______later, the young man wrote the classical works that was well-known in the world. He was Alexandra Dumas(大仲马), a (74) f________French writer of the 18th century. There are many ordinary persons in the world who all have many small advantages, but they can?t find (75) t__________. In fact, there is a gold mine(矿)in every ordinary life. If you?re willing to dig, you will dig out treasures that surprise yourself.
【答案】66. good 67. shook 68. about 69. only 70 your 71. but 72. job 73. years 74. famous 75. them
My biggest problem
much time, but these days I get up early and in school all day. I go right home and eat dinner. Before I started games with my friends, but I just don?t have the time anymore. In the evening, I used to watch TV or my grandmother, but now I to study. I love ,and my father used to take me to the concerts. These days, I hardly ever have time for
【答案】76. too 77. study 78. Then 79. for 80. playing 81. chat 82. have 83. music 84. concerts 85. miss
Chuck Wall teaches management and human relations at
Bakersfield College. He walked into class one day and told his was to perform one act of random(任意
的) kindness. His students did not understand the assignment (任
务), but the professor would not answer their questions. He e 73
his students to find it out for themselves. their stories. One student told of distributing blankets to the homeless, another had contacted a long, lost friend, and another that he had helped a dog to find its owner. Students were energized(激励) by the homework assignment and wanted other people to be kind too. the support of local for others, They sold the stickers and decided to donate the money to a center for the blind—not surprising as Professor Wall is blind. kindness activities have been organized in schools all over the world. Many schools organize a Random Acts of Kindness Week, a
November 13, to celebrate World
kind acts, such as making a new friend, helping someone, doing community service, or raising other people and think about how small actions can
【答案】72. homework 73. encouraged 74. share 75. reported 76. with
77. kind 78. similar 79. around 80. different 81. consider
The United Nations declared March 22nd as a day for water in 1992. For human beings, ， but also offers fun and water pollution and water shortage. Something must be done to save and protect water (54) World Water Day.
【答案】B.51.grow 52.without 53.facing 54. immediately 55.believe
How can we students keep ourselves safe? Here are some tips.
On your way home or to school: look left and right before you cross the road. If you see a car coming, don't
At school: When students around you begin to push, try to hold onto something, or stay in a When there's a fire: Stay calm and leave quickly. Use a piece of wet cloth to cover your For eating: Wash like apples or pears carefully before you eat them. Cheek the expiration dates(保质期， don't eat it.
For riding on the escalator(自动扶梯): Hold onto the handrails(扶手) and stand on the them. You may fall down because escalator steps are ont designed for running.
【答案】1. green 2. stops 3. clearly 4. fall 5. with 6. smoke 7. put 8. fruit 9. bad 10. dangerous
though interest visit we daytime at smile quick ticket save
The London Eye is a tourist attraction in London，
the UK. There you can get into a capsule(密封舱)to
enjoy a great view of the city of London.
I the London Eye last summer with a
friend. My friend didn't know where we were going. I just
told him we would go somewhere very special. As we arrived Waterloo Station, he had worked out where we were going. He happily. When we reached the London Eye, there was a very long waiting line, so in order to time, he stayed in the line while I went to buy the The capsule doesn't completely stop when people get on, so you have to get into it the view and of . It took about half an hour for the capsule to go around.
If you are in going there. I'd like to give you some advice. To enjoy the view, go in the wheel can be quite cool even it's sunny. So ladies, don?t forget to take a scarf.
【答案】86. visited 87. at 88. smiled 89. save 90. tickets 91.quickly 92. ourselves 93. interested 94. daytime 95. though
Summer is coming. The 51._______ becomes hotter and hotter. A lot of people like
52._______ in the swimming pools or in the sea. They think water makes them 53.______ cool. But some people are not careful enough. They often think they can swim 54. ______ than others
and they don't have to worry about anything. So these years, many accidents happened and some people 55. ______ their lives(生命). Most of them were students. As we all know, safety is the most important. Do you know 56. ______ to protect(保护)yourself? To protect yourself, you must be careful. Remember not to swim in a 57. ______ place. Don't swim alone, and when you sec a “No Swimming” sign, don't swim, 58. _______. Of course, you can swim 59. _______ someone who can keep you safe. If you remember these, swimming 60._______ safer.
【答案】51. weather 52. swimming 53. feel 54. better 55. lost 56. how 57. dangerous
58. either 59. with 60. will be
home from school, he heard a noise coming from the bushes(灌木 it was. Behind a bush, he found a black dog. Bill with the dog and showed her to his parents. Bill's dad found that the dog had a broken leg they brought the dog to a doctor for animals by owner.
going to have babies! The next day, Bill signs(牌子) like "FOUND DOG BLACK" around wrote his family's phone number on the signs.
Two days later. Bill got a the owner of the dog. The owner thanked Bit
of the babies. Bill was very happy! Finally Bill got a baby dog from the owner. He named him Rosco and liked him very much.
【答案】46. walking 47. what 48. could 49. so 50. way
51. was 52. put up 53. also 54. from 55. one
46.walking 【解析】此处表示动作的进行，而且是过去时间，故用过去进行时：was doing。
47.what 【解析】 此处表示想要查看树后有什么东西，所缺单词在句中作宾语。故用what。
48.could 【解析】此处考查固定短语 as soon as he could “尽可能地快”。。
49.so 【解析】 由前句中a broken leg可知“小狗受伤”，此处看医生构表示结果，故用so。
50.way 【解析】由下段首句“当他们到了医院”可知，此时他们应该是在路上，故用短语on the way。
51. was【解析】此处表示将来,要用be going to 结构，主句told提示，此处应该是过去时态。故用was。
52. put up【解析】 在社区周围应该是“张贴”招领启事,且是过去式，故用put up。
53. also 【解析】此处表示补充说明，也把家庭号码写到了上面，且位置在主谓之间。故用also。
54. from【解析】 此处表示来自某人，故用from。
55．one【解析】由后句a baby dog可知，此处表示“他可以拥有一只小狗。”
What do you usually do with your soda-can tabs (拉
环）？ Throw them away?
Kayla Speelman, an American 8th-grade student,
bags of tabs in her room. But Speelman wants 10 million tabs and give them to the Ronald McDonald House in her city, which gets soda- can (go) to the “home away from home” project, helping the seriously ill children in hospitals.
(begin) to collect tabs in 2007. And now she has about 2 million. She wants to do her part to get money for sick children and their families.
【答案】1. is collecting 2. to get 3. will go 4. began
How many of your classmates drink cola now? Nearly everyone drink）it. Did
you know that cola was a kind of medicine about 200 years ago?
John S, Pemberton was a doctor from America, He said to his friends,“I spent many months
(experiment)to find a kind of medicine for headaches. I (mix)up different oils(油)and ingredients together and heated them until I found something helpful. So far, I (succeed)already. I put the medicine into bottles（瓶）and begin selling it in drugstores. The people have to add water to it before drinking.”
Then, how did cola go from being a medicine to a soft drink? That carne by accident, One
day, a man who had a headache came into a drugstore. He asked for a bottle of cola. He wanted (take) it right away, so he asked the clerk to add some water to the medicine while he (wait). But there was no hot water at the drugstore. The clerk using soda water（苏打水）instead. The man agreed. After drinking it, the man said it tasted wonderful, From then on, it began to become more popular.
used to treat headaches, it is still very popular and fills people with energy.
【答案】69. drinks 【解析】everyone 作主语，是第三人称单数，所以动词drink加s.
70. experimenting 【解析】根据句式spend +时间+（in）doing sth. 可知后面的动词experiment用ing形式。
71. mixed 【解析】and并列两个动词，前后时态应该一致，后一个是过去式，因此，前面应该是mixed.
72. have succeed 【解析】句中有already标志，因此，用现在完成时态。
73. to take
74. was waiting
75. is sold
Bob shook(摇动! He carefully counted the coins. He had
only $24.52, but the bike he wanted was at least $90! could he get the rest of the money? His friends all had bikes. It was difficult to hang out with them a bike. He
thought about what he could do. He knew his parents couldn?t help him, for they had no money. There was only one way to get money. He had to find a job, He decided to ask Mr Scott for .
“Well, you can start right here,” said Mr Scott. “You see, my windows cleaning and my car needs washing.”
That was the beginning of Bob?s part-time job. For the next three months he worked every day after finishing his homework. He took dogs for walks, floor.
The day came! Bob counted his money and found $ 94.32. He went to the shop to buy the bike at once. He rode home proudly, showing his new bike to his friends. Bob loved his bike very much he had bought it with his own money. He had achieved what he thought was impossible, and that was even more than the bike.
【答案】76. D 77. G 78. J 79. C 80. A 81. I 82. L 83. H 84. F 85. E
To: Christin firstname.lastname@example.org
Date: 23rd March
Subject: The Riding for the Disabled Association
Sorry I haven?t emailed lately —I?ve been very busy since becoming a volunteer for the Riding for the Disabled Association.
Every Saturday, I help to get the horses 61___________ for the disabled(残疾) riders. Many more disabled people want to ride 62___________ than you?d imagine. It?s a disadvantage that I don?t know how to ride —I?d love to got on long rides with the riders— but I?ll learn soon 63___________. Right now, I?m just happy to be able to lead the horses around for the disabled riders.
I?m 64___________ helping to organize a sale, which will be 65___________ next month. It?s a lot more work than helping the disabled. I need to collect second-hand things to sell at the sale. There are 66___________ things available(获得的) than I thought, but I?m sure we?ll have enough 67___________ next month.
I hope the sale raises more money than last month?s walk. It was rainy, so too few people took part in the event. Last week, we held an auction(拍卖). The auction took much less 68___________ to organize than the walk. 69___________, for some reason, people offered too little money for the things, so we didn?t raise enough money.
【答案】61. ready 62. horses 63. enough 64. also
However 70. sending 65. held 66. fewer 67. by 68. time 69. er, as well as a speech I gave last week. Robin
A different kind of education
Last year, (得到) a chance to be an exchange student in the UK. I found many differences between schools in the UK and those in China.
六) lessons every day. Students can choose to take part 在……下面) too much pressure. In the UK, kids 放松的 （星期）they need to write about two essays. Every unit they still need to write a big essay to (学习(可能) the whole morning.
自由的) time to develop their 早的) age than us. But it also means that children should make their own decision and take good care of themselves.
(电子邮件), telling your life as an exchange student in Australia.
【答案】61. got / won / had 62. six 63. under 64. relaxed 65. week 66. study 67. maybe
/ perhaps / probably / possibly 68. free 69. earlier 70. email / e-mail
People started wearing clothes to protect themselves from the sun, wind, rain and cold. different materials. culture, life and hobbies. For example, if we like to wear yellow or pink clothes, we are usually wear a suit every day.
【答案】76. made 77.us 78.persons 79.quietly 80.works
【2013四川南充】第二节： 短文填空 （共5个空2，每空2分，满分10分）
Gift giving is different in different countries. In Japan, people sometimes give special gifts. But they are not opened. Later, the same gift may be away to someone else. Lots of people have enough things and don?t want too mgifts themselves. In Canada, lots of for a park bench or a tree to help
remember a person. In the USA, some people ask their families and friends to give money to than buy them gifts. In Sweden, doing something for someone is the best gift. People don?t need to spend too much money. I, making a meal is enough.
【答案】71. given 72. many 73. pay 74. rather 75. Instead
go. "Mom, can you go with me?" asks Donald. “Sorry, I'm doing the dishes and _ Donald rides his bike and __ out. His dog, Pooch, follows him. “Do you want to go the grass.
In the evening, Donald and his parents eat the fish for dinner.
Pooch doesn't like to eat fish, but he is very happy to eat bones.
(A. me B. river C. fish D. myself E. goes
F. next G. then H. home I. him J. gets)
51. I 52. G 53. D 54. E 55. A 56. B 57. J 58. C 59. H 60. F
Sarah Williams went to a boarding school. Here is one of the letters she wrote to her parents from the school.
Dear Mom and Dad,
I? m afraid I have some very bad news for you. Istudent in the school, and the headmaster is very angry with me. He is going to write to you. You course. We are not supposed to smoke at all.
As I was smoking, I heard footsteps (throw) the cigarette away.
Unfortunately, the cigarette fell into the waste-paper basket, which caught fire. Soon the whole building was burning. Now many of the girls are in the hospital.
The headmaster says that the fire was all my fault and you must pay for the damage(损失). (send) a bill from our school for about a million dollars.
I?m very sorry about this.
P. S. (附)None of the above is true, but I have failed my exams. I just want you to know how bad things could have been!
62. have been 63. does not want 64. was smoking 65. coming 66. threw 67. will be sent
Bill lives in a very far village. He knows l about the outside world because he hardly ever gets our of his village.
One day, he got a radio f his uncle who lives in the city. He was very excited and s the radio to all his friends.
“Great!” Sheela, one of his friends, said. “Could you please get one for me, too?” another friend Mashi asked. Of course Bill felt very proud o the radio.
However, the radio stopped w only a few days later. Bill was very sad but didn?t to go to the repair shop in town. So he did. two dead cockroach(蟑螂) in the radio.
Bill started crying. The man, of course, was surprised, “W are you crying, my boy?” Bill cried said, “Because the two singer died in my radio. How am I going to listen to nice s ?”
86.little【解析】know little about sth., 对某物知之甚少，表示否定意思。根据下文...he hardly ever
gets out of his village, 他几乎不曾出村，可判断他对外面的世界了解很少，故填little。
87. from 【解析】get sth. from sb.从某人那儿得到某物；句意：一天，他从住在大城市的叔叔那儿得到了一个收音机。
及首字母提示可定位show, 另外，前句用了was, 时态要与前面的一致，故填showed。show sth.to sb.把某物给某人看。
89.of 【解析】从上文比尔把收音机给朋友看，可得知他对这个感到很自豪，feel proud of sth.
他去修理，可推知收音机坏了：stop working，故填working。stop doing sth.停止做某事, 表示停止正在做的事情。此处表达收音机坏了。
91. what 【解析】句意：比尔很难过，不知道该做些________。此处是know后跟动词不定式的
92.him 【解析】句意：他的一个朋友告诉_______ 去镇上的修理铺。Bill是男生，此处缺少宾
93.found 【解析】句意：在收音机里，那个人_____ 了两只死蟑螂。根据语境和首字母提示，
94. Why 【解析】根据下文的回答Because...可知这是why引导的疑问句。故填Why。
95.songs 【解析】根据上文Because the two singers died in my radio.可推知他很伤心“我怎样才能
Jack went to a barber's shop and had his hair cut, but when he came out, he was not happy the result. When his friend Bob saw him, he laughed and said, "What has to your hair, Jack?"
Jack said, "I tried a new barber's shop today, because I wasn't quite satisfied(满意的) with my one, but this one seems even
Bob agreed. "Yes, I think you're right, Jack. Now I'll tell you to do when you go into a barber's shop next time: look at all the barber's hair, find out hair looks worst, and then go straight to him."
"Why shall I go to him?" Jack asked. "But that would be foolish!"
"Oh, no, it wouldn't," answered Bob. "Who 82 that man's hair? Just think it. He couldn't cut it , could he? Another of the barbers cut it. So you know he can't be the worst barber."
【答案】76. about 77. happened 78. old 79. worse 80. what 81. whose 82. cut 83. himself
阅读下面短文，根据短文内容及首字母提示补全文中所缺的单词。答案写在题后的横线上。 Travel can teach kids more than a textbook. Travelling with kids is good They can find new interests. Travel makes information alive for kids, and makes it much more experiments in the lab. While traveling, they learn to deal with new situations, and communicate with other people. They learn patience, I?ve been traveling since I was seven years old. For me, to stop traveling would be like taking from my soul（灵魂）. I can?t live without traveling and I wouldn?t be who I am if I don?t travel. Some people think it?s hto travel after having kids. But in my opinion, when people become parents, it doesn?t mthey couldn?t travel any more. My children have been traveling since they were three weeks old. Bringing a new life into the world comes with many responsibilities（责任）and I?d love to be a .I?ve learned that the outside world is more colorful than I value the memories I have traveling with my children. I?m sure they will always remember them in their lives.
1. for【解析】根据句意：和孩子们旅游有意于他们。be good for表示“对……有益”。
2. doing 【解析】根据句意：旅游比起学教科书和在实验室做实验更加兴奋。do experiment 表示“做实验”。注意前句的studying，所以，此处要用-ing形式。
3. how【解析】根据句意：当旅游的时候，他们能够学会如何处理新的状况。how to deal with…表示“如何处理……”。
4. it【解析】根据句意：他们学会了耐心，因为有时候需要花费很长的时候到达一些兴奋和有趣的地方。It takes sb. some time to do sth.表示“某人花费时间做某事”。
5. away【解析】根据句意：对我来说，停止旅游就像从我灵魂里拿走某些东西。take away from表示“拿走”。
6. hard【解析】根据句意：很多人们认为有了孩子后很难旅行。It is adj. to do sth. 表示“做某事怎么样。”
Bangkok，the capital of Thailand，is a city full of spatial sights. The tall glass shopping (在……后面)them is a place where life hasn't changed for over 100 years--the canals(运河)，which (建造)in 1866. These canals are home to many Thai people who 从不) leave there.
(最古老的)and (开)at the 6:30 a.m. every day. People get there by water taxi.
It?s a noisy but wonderful place. Ladies sit in a small boats, filled with的）fruit and vegetables for sale. But the boats don't just sell food. Would you like a silk 68 （领带）？A traditional hat? Then just call and 69 （指向）at them.
After the noisy and excitement of the market, continue along the canal. Soon you?ll see many singing in the fruit trees. It?s a peaceful way to finish your trip.
【答案】56. thousands 57. him 58. wasted 59. quickly 60. proud
61. behind 62. built 63. never 64. oldest 65. opens
66. early 67. fresh 68. tie/necktie 69. point 70. birds
Peter, was the best table tennis player in his school and hardly ever lost a match. He hated he would feel really good．If he lost，he would feel terrible，thing in the world．
A new kid，Albert，came to Peter's school．He was good at table tennis, too．Soon there would Peter and Albert．Peter worked hard to get ready for the match，but Albert ．When the match began，Albert was a real player．There was always a on his face．while Peter looked serious all the time．Peter thought it was so important to win the match that he even wanted to cheat(舞弊)，but he lost in the end.
“You played very well ,Peter．I think we can play again sometime，”said Albert．
happy and couldn't fall asleep that night．
One day，Peter saw Albert playing basketball．he lost again and again，the happy smile never left his face．Peter found Albert was great at table tennis but bad at basketball．However， of them．
Whether he won or lost the game, Albert enjoyed it. Peter came to realize that enjoying a game was much more important than winning or losing it，He felt happier than ever before．
78. won 解析：由后句If he lost, he would feel terrible可知前句句意“当他赢得的时候，他会感觉真好”。
79. worst 解析：句意“在彼得看来失败似乎是世界上最糟糕的事情”。
80. between between…and…为固定搭配，意为“在……和……两者之间”。
81. much 解析： think much of意为“重视，尊重；看得起”。
82. smile 解析：此处句意为“在他的脸上总是有笑容”。
83. feel 解析：feel后接形容词作表语，意为“感觉”。
84. Though 解析：though引导让步状语从句。句意“尽管他再三失败，但幸福的微笑从来没有离开他的脸”。
85. both 解析：艾伯特既喜欢乒乓球，又喜欢篮球。因此用both。
【2013 上海】C. Read the passage and fill in the blanks with proper words (在短文的空格内填入适当的词，使其内容通顺。每空格限一词，首字母已给出) (14分)
At some time in your life, you might have a roommate. It is a good idea to share a flat, especially for students or people who have just finished school, because flats are usually expensive. And m
is not the only reason for having a roommate. Sharing a flat can
experience. Some experts (专家) did a study of college students who shared a room. They found that students who had problems with their roommates were not happy at school and were more likely to get sick than other students. So, how with a roommate and enjoy it? Here is some advice:
Being roommates with a friend can be hard. Friends may be different when you stay with them all the time from when you don?t see them very oroom with a friend, discuss the situation carefully.
If you decide to share a room with someone you don?t know, talk to each other. It?s important about your habits and things you hate.
as cleaning, washing and shopping. Will you share food? It is OK to have guests? And what about loud music?
Don?t get angry at small things that your roommate does. Try to fthe unhappy things between you and your roommate. No one ---including you ---is perfect.
87. terrible 【解析】第一段提到有一个室友是有趣的，这一段是转折，与室友一起的生活也可能是糟糕的经历。
88. live【解析】那么怎样与室友一起生活并过得愉快呢？live with，与……一起生活。
89. often 【解析】当朋友整天在一起时可能与你不经常见的时候不一样。
91. housework 【解析】决定你们怎样分担家务，下面列举的都是一些家务活。
92. forget 【解析】尽量忘记你和室友之间的不愉快。
度过) their time with me. I don?t feel that way, though. Mum and dad have made many规则) at home. For example, they don?t allow me to have fun with friends on weekends. 代替), I have to stay at home, busy with endless (家庭作业). They are watching over me all the time. I want to 加入) the after-class activities I?m interested in, and not the ones they think are有用的), but I have to obey them. Can you tell me what I should do?
Dear Tom, 似乎) that your parents want to protect you, though you may feel uncomfortable sometimes. Why don?t you have an 诚实的) chat with them? Show 照料) of yourself and make your own decision. 一起) to reach an agreement. Be patient, and I?m sure things will be better from now on.
【答案】：56. spending 57. rules 58. instead 59. homework 60. join
61. useful 62.seems 63. honest 64. care 65. together
I am studying at Sydney Russel School, a but very famous school in Australia. All the lessons there are taught in English. I have subjects this term. What a big challenge!
Last （老师）asked us to do a project on trees. Ming and I were in the same group. （两者都）of us were from China. We the library every day, reading and surfing the Internet. We （照片）of them.
The most （令人兴奋的）part was the presentation. We introduced many things about trees, for example, the and oldest tree in the school. Everyone enjoyed the presentation.
Learning by doing helps me a lot. I?m sure everything will better.
46. small 47. five 48. week 49. teacher 50. Both
51. staying 52. photos / pictures 53. exciting 54. tallest / highest
55. become / be / get
Do you know how hard-working mothers are? A new survey of 100 mothers shows that they spend over seventy hours a week doing chores and looking after their families. That is to say, minutes to get children ready for school, about 53 minutes to put children to bed and about 47 ￥36,000 a year.
However,30﹪﹪of them say they have less than an hour to relax every day. Only 17﹪
What about your mother? How much will you pay for your mother?s hard work?
86. ______ 87. _______ 88. _______ 89. _______ 90. ______
【答案】86. more 87. Doing 88. paid 89. hours? 90.kind，
I took the bus to school every day when I was in primary school. Alvin, our bus 61______, picked us up every morning. We were all from 62._______families. My parents could hardly support the family with 63.________children.
Once a month, Alvin stopped at the local bus-stop. Then someone came out and 64._____ each of us if we wanted an ice cream or a drink. Alivin paid for it. At the end of the school year, he took us to 65. _______home for dancing, Then 66. _______that he showed was amazing. We didn?t get treats like that too often, so what he did for us was 67 _______remembered.
Twenty years later, I called him and 68_______his for all he did for us. I told him that
he probably couldn't remember me，but I sure 69._________him! And could hear smile in his voice when he said he was happy that I called.
He is the reason why I do my 70._______to show kindness to everyone I meet. He has had a big influence on my life. And I am very pleased that I was able to tell him.
【答案】61. driver 62. poor 63. six 64. asked 65. his 66. kindness 67. happily
68. thanked 69. remembered 70. best
When we were in England last year, I went fishing with my friend, Peter. Early in the morning, we were sitting quietly a lake when we had an unpleasant surprise. We saw a duck come along with three baby ducks paddling happily her. As we watched them, there was a sudden swirl（漩涡）in the water. We saw a pike — a fish which is rather like freshwater shark— and one of the baby ducks was into water.
This happening made Peter . He made up his mind to catch the pike. On three following mornings we returned to and used several different kinds of bait（诱饵）. On the third day Peter was . He did his best and caught the monster. There was a desperate（激烈的）fight but Peter fish and found that it was 15 kilos — a record for that district.
73. by the side of 【解析】结合句意：我们正静静的坐在河边，这时发生了一件不愉快的意外。by the side of意为“在……附近”。
74. behind 【解析】结合句意：我们看见一直鸭子带着身后的三只小鸭过来了，开心的戏着水。behind…为介词短语，意为“在……后面”。
75. pulled 【解析】根据上文水中出现的漩涡，及像淡水鲨鱼一样的梭子鱼，推理此处为“一直小鸭被拉进了水里”。此句为被动语态，pulled为pull的过去分词。
76. angry 根据上文一直小鸭被拉进了水里，推理这让作者很生气。make sb.＋adj. 意为“让某人……”，故用angry，而不是 angrily。
77. the same place 结合上句，我决定捉住这只梭子鱼，推理下句“他回到同一个地方，去钓那只梭子鱼。”
78. lucky 根据下文可知，作者尽力捉住了那只梭子鱼，推理“第三天他很幸运”。
80. nearly 句意：他们称了那条鱼，竟达15公斤。nearly意为“几乎，差不多”。
, over mountains, through valleys(山谷) and finally reaches the sea.
five horses or ten men to walk side by side along the top.
such a great wall in the old times. Thousands of men died . The Great Wall was made not only of stones, but millions of lives.
to people all over the world.
8.________ 9.________ 10.________ 11._________
12._______ 13. _______ 14.________ 15. __________
8. is 解析：中国万里长城是世界上最长的城墙，此处句中缺少谓语，故填is。
9. east 解析：from west to east “从西到东”。
11. for 解析：此处缺少一个介词，故填for。
14.Chinese解析：Chinese people “中国人民”。
15. also解析：not only…but also…为固定搭配，意为“不仅……而且……”。
【2013 上海】Ⅲ. Complete the following passage with the words or phrases in the box. Each can
Do you know what is special about November and June in the UK? They are, possibly, the only two months with no school holidays. A newspaper did a survey among a group of students. In the survey, 68 percent of the students said that their parents wee at work in the school holidays. 73 percent said that they were bored during the school holidays and 35 percent said they were happy to go back to school! The of the survey show that not everybody wants to have many holidays.
If you don?t want to stay at home and get bored, go out and some
interesting activities. A lot of schools organize various trips during the holidays,
especially when they have a one-week holiday. You have many to
Many schools take groups of students to some training centers. There, students can learn a lot from activities. For example, students learn how to make a camp in the forest. They also learn more about animals and plants. At the same time, they are taught how to find their way back to the centers.
In most towns, some other centers students different courses, such as computer game design, film making and painting. Students can also for school trips. They can practice their foreign languages and experience everyday life in different cultures.
52. A 【解析】这项调查的结果显示并不是每一个人都喜欢有很多假期。result，结果。
53. D【解析】如果你不想很无聊的呆在家里，就出去参加一些有趣的活动。take part in，参加。
54. F 【解析】你有很多选择去做。choice，选择。
56. E 【解析】他们也能学到关于野生动植物的很多知识。wild，野生的。
58. G 【解析】学生还能在学校组织的旅行中出国。go abroad，出国。
I am writing to say that I am against building a new
zoo in our city. Zoos are terrible places for animals to live.
(visit) many zoos in my life but none is suitable
and can hardly move at all. When (live) in a natural environment? I hope that day will come earlier
【答案】5. have visited 6. are kept 7. can/will；live
My favorite TV program is a reality show called Survivor (幸存者). It isn?t on TV at the moment it was on last year.
In the show, two teams of people are taken to a (an)
because there aren?t any houses or hotels. They usually choose really useful like a toothbrush since they can only one thing with them. The people also have to find food and they spend a lot of time fishing and collecting fruit from the the winter.
I really like Survivor because it?s very and the people have to do things like hunting for food. I really myself when I watch it. I don?t want to be on the show, however, I like living in a house!
【答案】66. but 67. island 68. outside 69. something 70. take 71. trees72. leave 73. as 74. exciting 75.enjoy
Many people say dolphins are very intelligent(聪颖的). They seem to
like humans or more like cats or dogs? Scientists say dolphin intelligence is
to human intelligence in some ways. How?
Like humans, every dolphin has a “name”. Iis a special whistle(哨声). Scientists think dolphins，like people，“t”to each other about a lot of things，such as their age, their feelings, or finding food. And, like humans, dolphins use system (系统)of sounds and body language to But understanding their conversations is not easy for humans. No one “speaks dolphin” yet，but some scientists are trying to learn.
Dolphins arc also social animals. They live in groups, and they often come to play games from different groups and have , just like people. In fact, playing is something only intelligent animals do.
Dolphins and humans make plans to get something they want. In the seas of a boat，dolphins signal (发信号) to the fishermen to put their nets(网）in the water. And the men can catch a lot of fish. What is the advantage for the dolphins? Why do they the men? The dolphins can get some of the fish.
【答案】81. clever 82. similar 83. It 84. talk 85. communicate
86. fun 87. together 88. both 89. near 90. help
Today many Chinese people want to improve their English in different ways ?twenty-four ( enter) a competition by singing popular English songs. Nearly all the singers sang very clearly and the stage. Although some of them took part in the competition for the (one) time were able
( sing) English songs just as well as native speakers.
The winner of men) competition was a 40-year-old man from Xi'an am winner of the women?s competition was a 19-year-old girl from Dalian. Both of (they) were very modest and they didn?t think they were ( good) than the other singers. Jiangmei the winner of the women?s said studying English helped her win the prize and she would have to study hard.
This kind of competition encourages people progress by singing English songs and that it?s a good idea to have fun with English.
Maybe you ( hear) of The Chinese Speak English program before. If not, why don?t you find out about it? It suggests lots of ways for us to take an interest in ( learn) English.
Besides singing English songs, there are many other fun ways to learn English. If you look hard enough, you (find) a good way to learn English better.
1.Recently 2.entered 3.comfortable 4.first 5.to sing 6.men?s
7. them 8. better 9. to speak 10. have heard11. learning12. will find
【2013内蒙古呼和浩特】Ⅴ阅读理解填词（共10个空；每空1分，满分10分）71 — 80空
a doctor? s examining room. “Put out your tongue.”the doctor said. “OK. There is nothing s，” the doctor said. “It?s clear what?s wrong with you. You need more exercise.”“But，doctor，”the man said.“I don?t think …”
“Don?t tell me what you think.” the doctor said.“I am the doctor, not you. I know what you of them get any exercise. They sit in the office all day and in of the television in the evening. What you need is to walk quickly at twenty minutes a day. ”
“Doctor，you don?t understand.”the man said. “I…”
“There is no ” the doctor said.“You must find time for exercise. If you don?t，you will get fat and have health problems when you are old.”
“But I walk every day.”the man said.
“Oh，yes，and I know what kind of walking that is. You walk a few meters to the office from your house，for lunch and back.”
“Please listen to me，doctor! ”the man ，“I walk for seven hours every day. ”
For a moment the doctor was silent，then he said quietly，“Put your tongue out ，will you?”
71. i _____ 72. s_____ 73. N_____ 74. f_____ 75. 1_____
76. e _____ 77. r_____ 78. s_____ 79. w_____ 80. a_____
【答案】71. into 72. serious 73. None 7-1. front 75. least 76. excuse
77. restaurant 78. should 79. went 80. again
A man tried to catch monkeys to sell them to zoos. The monkeys, however, were very 计谋) that he set failed.
A young boy watched the man's efforts and then took a pot with a narrow(狭窄的) neck. He tree and he told the man, ?We__ in a few hours.?
Some monkeys soon discovered the peanuts and the pot. One put his hand into the pot narrow opening of the pot. The monkey was and began to cry. Some of the other monkeys tried unsuccessfully to pull the pot off his hand.
The boy and the man heard the noise. As the boy came near to the monkeys with a bag, the __ and asked the boy the secret of his monkey trap. ?Why ？?
The boy laughed and said, ?The monkey could get his hand back out if he let go of the
【答案】66. clever 67. in/inside 68. money 69. easily 70. pull
71. angry 72. except 73. surprised 74. hard 75. willing
【2013江苏盐城】D. 根据短文内容及首字母提示，填写所缺单词，使短文意思完整。 My family went to a restaurant for dinner one night. When we were walking to the restaurant from my and put all the food in our cupboard into a few bags. Then she brought that food over to the car the my mom had done what she did that night. I will never forget this lesson in kindness from my mom.
【答案】71. came 72.money 73. living 74. old 75. with
76. However 77. home 78. family 79. imagine 80. why
(3) this turkey. But gives in a “pardon”.
(5) of its life.
kilometers per hour.
Turkeys don?t have ears. They h(10) with a snood (肉垂) above their beaks.
But their hearing is five times better than human?s.
【答案】六、1. lucky 2. pick 3. eat 4. sent 5. rest 6. centuries 7. instead 8. wild 9. speed 10. hear
Ted was ill last week. He had to stay at (86) _____________. He felt bored, and he was also worried about his lessons and the basketball game. In the (87) _____________, some of his classmates came to his house. Ted was very (88) _____________ to see them. Cindy brought him some exciting CDs and DVDs. She said they would take turns to help him (89) _____________ his lessons. As for the basketball game, Jim would take his place. They hoped Ted could get well
(90) _____________ get back to school soon.
Mike has a pet dog. He often (91) _____________ with it after work. He gives it nice food to
eat, and every morning he gets up early (92) _____________ it for a walk.
One day, Mike (93) _____________ to dinner by one of his friends. Mike brought his dog
with him. While they were eating, Mike threw some fish, chicken and cakes down to the dog.
“You love your dog very much, don?t you?” his friend asked.
“Yes, I (94) _____________ the dog for almost ten years. It is very clever. If you give it some money, it (95) _____________ the newspaper for you in a few minutes,” Mike said.
86. home 87. evening 88. happy 89. with 90. and
91. plays 92. to take 93. was invited 94. have kept 95.will buy 第一节单词拼写。根据所给汉语或英语首字母写出短文中所缺英语单词的正确形式。
【2013湖南株洲】 Many things were invented by accident. Did you know that tea was also invented by accident? Although tea wasn't brought to the Western (60)国家_____until 1610, this beverage was discovered over three thousand years before that. The inventor of tea is Shen Nong. His tomb is in Yanling County. Many people go there to (61) v_____ the place. According to an ancient Chinese legend, the emperor Shen Nong discovered tea when he was boiling drinking water over an open (62)火_____. Some leaves from a nearby bush fell into the water and remained there for some time. The emperor (63) n_____ that the leaves in the water produced a pleasant smell. Later he decided to taste the hot mixture. It was quite(64)味道好的_____. And in this way, one of the world's favorite drinks was invented.
Today tea has become the most (65) p____ drink in the world (after water). It can quench people's thirst and make them relaxed.
60. countries 61. visit 62. fire 63. noticed 64. tasty 65. popular
Then was a meeting with a number of people. Two were invited to give speeches on that day. The first speaker?s speech was very hard to.At first the speaker tried to keep it very interesting. He played videos and tried to tell jokes. But as time speech lasted about two hours. Finally when he finished it, there was only one sitting in the large room. The speaker walked up to the man and said. 'Thank you for hearing me out after all the others “Oh! Don't mention it,” said the man. 'I can?t leave anyway. I am the next speaker!"
【答案】102. speakers 103. understand 104. asleep 105. still 106. have left
A disappointing performance
Tom was sick with disappointment. The piano performance was almost a success, however, 独奏). He couldn?t understand how it could has happened. with the piano. His grandparents, aunt, and uncle all came to hear him play, and he was anxious to 颤抖), shaking as through he had caught a bad cold.
He sat down at the piano. He took a deep breath. He played the first part of his music, then didn?t. His bright musical life seemed to end.
【答案】 76. failed 77. months 78. proud 79. quick 80. language 81. show 82. weak
83. family 84. nervous 85. stared
There are many ways to save the environment if you would like. In this passage, you can find some ways.
Plant more trees. Choose a right 66.________ near your house or workplace.
67.________ there?s any rule stopping you growing trees in that area, go ahead and grow trees. Plant a tree every month and 68.________ your friends and classmates to join you. Have more and more trees 69.________ and there will come a day when you have green land thanks to your hard work.
Walk more and drive less. Choose to walk 70.________ drive your car. Walk or ride a bicycle to work if it?s not very far. Not only cycling but walking is good exercise. And each time you avoid using your car, you?re doing something 71.________ to cut down air pollution. You are saving fuel, saving money and keeping fit as well.
Save water. Water is very important for living things. It?s 72.________ who use and pollute it. The simplest way to save water is turning 73.________ water taps after use. When you visit a beach, make sure that you don?t throw waste around. Do not pollute rivers 74.________ dropping garbage or other waste. Water is so precious, so we
75.________ waste or pollute it.
【答案】66. ground 67Unless 68.encourage 69. planted 70.rather than 71. helpful
72. we 73. off 74. by 75. can?t
【2013广东】五、 短文填空 （本大题有10小题，每小题1.5分，功5分） 请用适当的词完成下面的这封信，并把所缺单词填写在答题卡指定的位置上。每个空只能填写一个形式正确、意义相符的单词。
12th 2013. It was a traditional Chinese festival called
Dragon Boat Festival that day.
This festival is in memory of Qu Yuan, one of Chinese poets. He killed himself by
calendar(阴历)，to feed the fishes so that they would stay away from his body.
then on, every year Zongzi which is made of rice
daily food. We have it any time we like.
Several teams row their dragon-shaped boats as as they can. The first team to reach the finish line wins.
like to spend this festival with us.
【答案】71.on 72. the 73. save 74. river 75. From 76. eating 77. once 78. watched 79. fast 80. you
The Origin (起源)of Hip-hop
Have you seen a group of boys dancing hip-hop together? The music beat is usually and cool! And the people dancing hip-hop seem to really what they are doing.
What is the real meaning of “Hip-hop”? Some people say it is the motion (动作,姿态）that people make while they?re . They move their hips (臀部) sideways when they dance. That?s very interesting.
The hip-hop music came to the world in the beginning of the 1970s by DJs (disk jockeys). A Jamaican (牙买加人）known as Kool Here was the first person who performed hip-hop music. Whenever people think of hip-hop, music and dance are the first things that come out in their minds.
However, there are other things that are part of the hip-hop culture. One of them is graffiti. Graffiti is modem art where you draw pictures and words on walls, trains, other places with spray (喷射）paint. Many of you may have seen these things around your neighborhood. Some of those works are really terrific!
Also, there is a certain of fashion, such as wearing bigger size jeans, casual shirts, sneakers，and colorful caps，that the young people like to wear. They call it “Hip-hop fashion”. Hip-hop culture is a new style of the younger generation. They express their feelings this culture and enjoy it. So whenever you see groups of young people dancing hip-hop and singing, just stop for a moment and try to understand 8. ___________ 9. __________ 10. __________ 11. __________
12. ___________ 13. __________ 14. __________ 15. __________
【答案】8. exciting 9. enjoy 10. dancing 11. first 12. and 13. style 14. through
Many students like to work on the Internet. Of it can bring us many good things. We can learn more knowledge look up some useful information.
too many friends, seen some bad information that is no good for us and spent too much time on it. Some students even waste a lot of time playing on the Internet. We should know what we can do and what we cannot do.
【答案】81. course 82. outside 83. else 84. made 85. games
Once upon a time, there were four seeds who were good friends. They travelled by wind and
(71)________to a forest. They hide(藏) themselves in the ground, and hoped that they would be able to grow into big (72)________
But when the first seed began to grow, they (73)__________ it would not be such an easy task. There lived a group of monkeys, and the smallest monkeys loved to throw bananas
(74)_________ any plant that started to grow. They threw so many bananas at the firstr seed that she was almost cut into two. When she told the other seeds (75)________happened, they thought that it would be better to wait until the monkeys went away.
They all agreed with that, except the first seed. She thought she would at least try it . When she tried, she was (76)_________ b y bananas. The other seeds asked her to stop trying.
(77)________she had made up her mind to become a tree. She tried again and again. Every time she was hit by bananas, she would try harder. The scars(伤疤)left by the bananas helped her grow (78)________ than the other seeds. Later, she could withstand (经受住)the hit of bananas. She had already (79)________ so well that the monkeys couldn't hurt her badly.
At last, she grew into the biggest tree in the forest. The other seeds still hide (80)__________ in the ground, hoping the monkeys would go away soon.
【答案】71. came 72. trees 73. realized 74. at 75. what 76. hurt 77. but 78. stronger 79. grown