Unit 5 Choosing a new flat
I. Choose the best answer. （选择正确的答案）
( ) 1. Your bedroom is very untidy. Please put your things away __________.
A. tidily B. tidy C. untidy D. untidily
( ) 2. The Thomas __________ having dinner when I phoned them last night.
A. is having B. are having C. were having D. was having
( ) 3. I would like to __________ my son to the park this weekend.
A. bring B. carry C. send D. take
( ) 4. They can see the words on the blackboard clearly, so they __________ wear glasses.
A. need to B. have to C. don’t need D. don’t have to
( ) 5. There __________ great changes in computers these years.
A. had B. have had C. have been D. were
( ) 6. Mary hasn’t paid for the school things, has she?
---__________, her mother will pay for her.
A. Yes, she has B. No, she hasn’t
C. Yes, she did D. No, she didn’t
( ) 7. I put some flower pots in the _________ in order to let them get more sunshine.
A. kitchen B. garage C. balcony D. drawer
( ) 8. What shall we do with the __________ furniture?
A. break B. broken C. breaking D. broke
II. Complete the sentences with the given words in their proper forms.（用括号中所给单词的适当形式填空）
1. Mary’s job is to make sick people __________. (good)
2. My aunt types letters and answers phones in an office. She is a __________.(type)
3. He made his brother his ____________ while he was out of the country. (agency)
4. The new wardrobe is much ____________. (tall)
5. As the saying goes, a cat has nine ____________. (life)
III. Rewrite the following sentences as required. （按要求改写句子）
1. I’d like a （对划线部分提问）
____________ ____________ of flat would you like?
2. It is half an hour’s walk to get to the light rail station.（改为同意句）
It ____________ half an hour to ____________ to the light rail station.
3. My sister likes English better than maths. （保持句意不变）
My sister _____________ English ___________ maths.
4. “需要我们为你做些事情吗？” “不必了。” （汉译英）
“_____________ we ____________ something for you?” “No, you _____________.”
There is a ___________ _____________ the two houses.
My home lies in a housing estate not very far from the city. I live on the fourth floor of a block of flats beside small park. Across the road is a market and a row of shops. Behind the market is sports stadium and swimming pool.
Although it is a convenient place to live in, I am not satisfied with the cleanliness of my neighborhood. During the rainy season, we are always troubled by mosquitoes（蚊子）. They come bussing in our ears and keep us awake all night. For those with sensitive skin, the mosquito bites leave red blotches(肿块) all over. I believe many of the mosquitoes come from the nearby park. I hope the government will send some men to destroy the mosquitoes with insecticide.(杀虫剂)
( )1. It is __________ for the writer’s family to do shopping.
A. difficult B. easy C. tired D. hard
( )2. According to the passage, it is also convenient if the writer and his friends __________.
A. see the doctor B. go to the cinema
C. borrow books D. have sports
( ) 3. The writer hates __________ most in the neighborhood.
A. quietness B. dogs C. mosquitoes D. noise
( ) 4.The writer thinks the mosquitoes must be __________.
A. killed B. saved C. protected D. kept
( ) 5. The writer finds the neighborhood too __________.
A. quiet B. busy C. dirty D. tidy
Read the passage and fill in the blanks with proper words.（在短文空格内填入适当的词，使其内容通顺，每空格限填一词，首字母已给）
We moved into our new house on a warm September day. It was not r___1___ a new house; it was a hundred and four years old, but it was new to us. The house had running water, g___2___ and electricity, but for some reason there was no electric light in the kitchen. We had not noticed this shortage when we had f___3___ looked over the house. It was something quite unexpected: a house with electricity but without a kitchen light. It was especially puzzling because our kitchen was a large room, perhaps the l___4___ in the house. I telephoned for an electrician. He came and f___5___ it for us. And he charged 85 pounds for doing the job.
1. __________ 2. __________ 3. __________
4. __________ 5. __________
I. 1. A 2. C 3. D 4. D 5. C 6. B 7. C 8. B
II. 1. better 2. typist 3. agent 4. taller 5. lives
III./1. What kind 2. takes, walk 3. prefers, to 4. need, do, needn’t 5. garden, between IV. (A) 1. F 2. T 3. F 4. F 5. T
(B) 1. really 2. gas 3. first 4. largest 5. fixed