( )1. A. That’s right. B. All right. C. You’re welcome.
( )2, A. A twenty-minute ride B. By bus C. Twenty minutes.
( )3. A. My school is very near. B. I walked to school. C. I take a bus.
( )4. A. You can take a train. B. It’s very quick.
( )5. A. Yes, I can. B. Sorry, I can’t
( )6. How does the man usually go to the shopping mall?
A. By car B. By bike
( )7. What does the woman do?
A. A businesswoman.
A. By bus.
A. A new car.
A. At 6:30. B. A teacher. B. On foot. C. An office worker. C. By bike. ( )8. How does the woman usually go to school? ( )9. What are they talking about? B. How to go around. C. A new bike. B. At 6:40 C. At 6:45. ( )10. When does Jane get up in the morning?
( )11. Where are Tina going?
A. She’s going to the shop. B. She’s going to school.
C. She’s going to the park.
( )12. How does Tina usually go to school on rainy days?
A. She usually walks to school. B. She usually goes to school by bike. 1 C. Shanghai is beautiful. C. Yes, I do. C. By bus
C. She usually goes to school by bus.
( )13. How long does it probably take Nina to go to school by bike?
A. About 10 minutes. B. About 20 minutes. C. About 30 minutes. 听第12段材料，回答第14至第16题。
( )14. What library does the man suggest to the woman?
A. The Central Library. B. The City Library. C. The Sunny Library.
( )15. Why does the woman want to find a library?
A. She wants to borrow some books. B. She wants to return some books.
C. She wants to get some information.
( )16. How can the woman get there?
A. Turn left at the second crossing on Guangming Road.
B. Turn right at the second crossing to Guangming Road.
C. Turn left at the second crossing to Guangming Road.
( )17. Where are the two people talking?
A. In a restaurant. B. In the office.
( )18. What is the woman going to do?
A. To buy tables. B. To ask about the time. C. To order tables for lunch.
( )19. When does the restaurant stop to serve?
A. At 2 o’clock. B. At 3 o’clock. C. At 4 o’clock.
( )20. How many women is the woman going to have lunch with at most?
A. Five. B. Six. C. Seven.
( )21. What does Jane do?
A. She’s a nurse. B. She’s a teacher. C. She’s a student.
( )22. When does Mrs Scott leave home?
A. At 8:oo am. B. At 7:oo am. C. At 7:30 am.
( )23. How does Ann go to school?
A. On foot. B. By bus. C. By bike.
( )24. When do Sam and Ann do their homework?
A. Before they go to bed. B. Before supper. C. After supper.
( )25. Which one is true according to the dialogue?
A. Jane leaves home very early.
B. Ann goes to school in Mrs Scott’s car.
C. Sam and Ann go to school in the same car.
2 C. On the phone.
( )26.--- Would you like to go hiking in the mountains with us? It’s a good way to exercise
yourself, you know.
A. Yes, I would like, but I’m too busy. B. Of course. I’m glad.
C. Sure, I’d love. When shall we start? D. That all depends.
( )27. ---Please move this table away. It’s ________.
--- OK, let’s do it together.
A. in the way B. on the way C. by the way D. in a way
( )28. Which sentence is right?
A. It took him 5 minutes’ to get here by subway.
B. Mr Brown lives 25 miles far away from the office which he works.
C. It’s an hour’s ride from his home to the bus station.
D. He spent fourty-three minutes getting to the subway station by taxi.
( )29. ---Yesterday I went to the post office _____ I sent my pen pal a postcard. --- Did you see any wonderful stamps there _____ I like?
A. which, which B. when, which C. where, that D. in the place, that
( )30. ---The two most popular means of transportation in our area ______ bikes and buses but
the fastest means _____ by air.
--- Things are different in other parts of the world.
A. are, are B. is, is C. are, is D. is, are
( )31. ---The host family is very nice. One night, when I had a bad cold, they ______ me to the
--- That’s very kind _____ them.
A. ridden, for B. walked, for C. drove, of D. take, of
( )32. --- This morning my whole family rushed out into the street happily, _______ the door
--- You can’t do that again. You ______ be careful of thieves.
A. forgetting, should B. let, may C. made, need D. leaving, must
( )33. --- Tony’s flight _______ a few minutes ago, so he had to wait for another one. --- Bad luck.
A. is leaving B. took away C. took off D. flew away
( )34. There are __________ young people waiting for the super star to come this evening,
including(包括) ________ students in our school.
A. thousands of, several hundred B. many thousand of, five hundred
C. some millions of, a few hundreds D. some thousands of the, hundreds of
( )35. ---Our future _______ how well we do in these exams.
--- That’s true. We ______ study harder than ever.
A. plans on, should B. decides on, need C. depends on, must D. lives on, have to 3
( )36. --- Going to school by boat must be a lot more fun than ________.
--- I agree,
A. taking a bike B. ride a bike C. to take a taxi D. taking the subway
( )37. --- Can you tell me ______ think of the transportation in Hong Kong?
--- It’s better than that of any ______ of China, I think.
A. how you, other parts B. how do you, cities
C. what do you, other city D. what you, other part
( )38.--- It seemed(似乎) that he always _____worried about something. Too much _____
made him look older for his age.
--- It really was.
A. looked, worries B. felt, worry C. was, worry D. fell, worry
( )39.---Lucy wanted to know _____ it ____ you to get to school by bike.
--- Oh, 10 minutes.
A. how far, cost B. how long, took C. how long, spend D. how often, paid
( )40. ---A large number of people _____ their bikes to work, but the number of the people who
walk to work ______ small.
---Well, it depends on where they live.
A. rides, are B. ride, is C. rides, is D. ride, are
In North America, most students go to school the school bus. Some students walk or ride bikes to school. In other of the world, things are trains to school, although also walk or ride their bikes. In China it depends on you are. In big cities, students usually bikes to school or take buses. And in places where are rivers and lakes, like Hongshanhu and Kaishandao, students usually go to school by boat. That must be a lot fun than taking a bus!
B. on C. drive D. take （ ） 41. A. by
( ) 42. A. always B. all C. also D. hardly
( ) 43. A. parts B. countries C. cities D. towns
( ) 44. A. interesting B. strange C. different D. the same
( ) 45. A. ride B. take C. drive D. fly
B. the others C. other D. another （ ） 46. A. others
B. there C. where D. when （ ） 47. A. here
B. riding C. rode D. ride （ ） 48. A. rides
( ) 49. A. they B. these C. those D. there
B. much C. more D. most （ ） 50. A. many
It can be dangerous to travel by sea. Ships sometimes sink(沉没) away from land. Then people have to get into small boats. If another ship does not come and them and they do not have any food or water, they will 4
Most people believe we drink seawater. They believe that if we ill. A doctor thought that people could alive drinking seawater and small fish and plants in the sea. In 1953, he travelled in a small to cross the Atlantic Ocean. He did not take any food or water him.
Every day he drank just a little seawater. He could not the fish, so he ate them as they were living. He took small plants from the sea and ate He became tired and seriously 2,750 miles from one side of the Atlantic Ocean to the other.
He 20 kilos, but he showed that people could live seawater and the animals and plants in the sea.
( )51. A. deep B. far C. long D. near
( )52. A. take B. help C. bring D. carry
( )53. A. die B. sink C. leave D. save
( )54. A. shouldn’t B. mustn’t C. needn’t D. don’t have to
( )55. A. do B. don’t C. have D. drink
( )56. A. stay B. go on C. last D. make
( )57.A. on B. in C. by D. for
( )58. A. making B. getting C. cooking D. eating
( )59. A. bike B. bus C. boat D. car
( )60. A. on B. with C. for D. from
( )61. A. cook B. make C. catch D. get
( )62. A. one B. that C. them D. it
( )63. A. strong B. weak C. worried D. ill
( )64. A. missed B. got C. left D. lost
( )65. A. by B. about C. on D. in
Americans with small families own a small car or a large one. If both parents are working, they usually have two cars. When the family is large, one of the cars is sold and they will buy a van（客货两用车）.
A small car can hold four persons and a large car can hold six persons but it is very crowded.
A van holds seven persons easily, so a family with three children could ask their grandparents to go on a holiday travel. They could all travel together.
Mr Hagen and his wife had a third child last year. This made them sell a second car and buy a van. Their sixth and seventh seats are used to put other things, for a family of five must carry many suitcases（手提箱）when they travel. When they arrive at their grandparents’ home, the suitcases are brought into the house. The two seats can then carry the grandparents.
Americans call vans motor homes. A motor home is always used for holidays. When the family are traveling to the mountains or to the seaside, they can live in their motor home for a few days or weeks. All the members of a big family can enjoy a happier life when they are traveling 5
together. That is why motor homes have become very popular. In America there are many parks for motor homes.
（ ）66. Form the passage, we know that a van is also called .
A. a motor car B. a motor home C. a motor bike D. a big truck
（ ）67. Before Mr Hagen and his wife bought a van, they .
A. sold their old house B. moved to their grandparents’ house
C. built a new place for a van D. sold their second car
（ ）68. A motor home is usually owned by a family with .
A. a baby B. much money
C. more than two children D. interest in vans
（ ）69. Americans usually use motor homes .
A. to travel with all the family members on holiday
B. to do some shopping with all the family members
C. to visit their grandparents at weekends
D. to drive their children to school every day
（ ）70. Motor homes have become popular because .
A. they can take people to another city when people are free
B. they can let families have a happier ride when they go out for their holidays
C. some people think motor homes are cheap
D. big families can put more things in motor homes
The airport in Boston is twenty-one miles from the city. The banks and business offices are in the center of the city. Read these notes from the diary of Mr. Reg Simpson
( ) 71. Mr. Reg Simpson is probably ________ .
A. a headmaster B. a travel manager C. a traveler D. an engineer
( ) 72. Mr. Nagashima is from ________.
A. Australia B. Japan C. America D. Germany
( ) 73. Mr. and Mrs. J. Grant will leave Boston on __________.
A. Tuesday B. Wednesday C. Thursday D. Friday
( ) 74. How many travelers will Mr. Reg Simpson meet in just over a week?
A. 107 B. 65 C. 35 D. 131
( )75. The word inexpensive means___________.
A. dear B. cheap C. good D. clean
Modern life is impossible without travelling. The fastest way of travelling is by plane. With a modern airliner（客机）you can travel in one day to places while it took a month or more to get to a hundred years ago.
Travelling by train is slower than by air, but it has its advantages（优点，便利,）. You can see the country you are travelling through. Modern trains have comfortable seats and dining cars. Some people prefer to travel by sea when possible. There are large liners and river boats. You can visit many other countries and different places. Travelling by sea is a very pleasant way to spend a holiday.
Many people like to travel by car. You can make your own timetable. You can travel three or four hundred miles or only fifty or one hundred miles a day, just as you like. You can stop wherever you wish---where there is something interesting to see, at a good restaurant where you can enjoy a good meal, or at a hotel to spend the night. That is why travelling by car is popular for pleasure trips, while people usually take a train or a plane when they are travelling on business. （ ）76. From the passage we know the fastest way of travelling is .
A. by car B. by train C. by air D. by sea
（ ）77. If we travel by car, we can .
A. make the longest journey enjoyable
B. make our own plans
C. travel to a very far place in several minutes
D. travel only fifty or one hundred miles a day
（ ）78. The underlined word “They” in the passage refers to（指……而言） .
A. modern trains in the country B. the travelers on the modern trains
C. comfortable seats and dining cars D. the slower ways of travelling
（ ）79. When people travel on business, they usually take .
A. a train or a plane B. a boat or a train
C. a plane or a car C. a car or a boat
（ ）80.Which is the best title of this passage?
A. Modern Life
B. Travelling by Train
C. The Advantages of Different Means of Travelling
D. The Fastest Way of Travelling
Mr Lee had never been up in an airplane before and he had read a lot about accidents(事故). So one day when a friend came to his house and offered(提出in his own “If I don’t agree, my friend may not be happy. But if I agree, I’m really afraid that there might be some danger.”it was very safe and Mr Lee got on the plane.
the engine(引擎 on the ground of the yard. Mr Lee was so frightened(害怕) that he covered his eyes with his hands. After three or four ”Look at those people as ants(蚂蚁), don’t they?”
“ Those are ants.” his friends, “ We are still on the ground.”