Michael is my pen pal from America.
1．I had to take _____umbrella with me because of _______terrible weather.
16. China is larger than _________ in Africa.
A. any other country B. other countries C. the other country D. any country 17. In order to keep healthy, I try_____ for at least one hour every morning. A. exercising B. to exercise C. do exercise D. exercise 18. -------What do you think a good friend should be like? -------____________________.
A. the; a B a； the C. an ; the D an; a 2 ---------___________do you use the Internet? --------Once a week.
A. How many B. How long C. How often D. How much 3. -------- When are you going to Hainan?
--------I am going there ______ the morning of December 8th, 2011. A. in B. on C. at D. for 4 . ------How do you like the talk show?
------I think it’s _____, but some people think it’s so ______ A. wonderful enough; bored B. enough wonderful; boring C. wonderful enough; boring D. enough wonderful; bored 5. Dad will give me ______ to eat on my fourteenth birthday. A. different something B. something different C. anything different D. something difference 6. Ruth is ______ than Rose, but Rose is ________ than Ruth.
A. outgoing, more funny B. more outgoing, more funny C. more outgoing, funnier D. the most outgoing, funny 7. Eating more vegetables ______ good ______ our health.
A. is, for B. are, for C. is, at D. are, at
8. My best friend is funny and always makes me ________.
A. to laugh B. laughing C. laugh D .laughs .
A .she is B. she C. hers D. her
10 . -----Who helped you clean the bedroom yesterday, Kitty?
--------_________. I cleaned it all by myself.
A. Nobody B. Everybody C. Somebody D. Anybody 11．------- I got the first price at the school talent show.
A. No problem B. You did a good job. C. Good idea D. I’m sorry to hear that. 12. ____ it is rainy today, ____ he still works outside.
A．Although, but B．Although, / C．/, although D． But, although 13. Mrs. Kong planned ______ her vacation in the beautiful countryside. A. spent B. spending C. to spend D. spends 14. . This book is______ that one, but______ than that one.
A. as difficult as; expensive B. as more difficult as; more expensive C. as difficult as; more expensive D. more difficult as; as expensive 15. ——What do you _____ the film ? ——It’s fun.
A. like B. think C. think of D. think over
A. Yes, I have two good friends.
B. I think a good friend should be a good listener. C. My good friend has big eyes.
D. My good friend is good at l drawing.
19. People today expect _____more than just a little mouse fighting bad guys, but many still know who he is .
A. to see. B. seeing C. see. D. saw
20. I think soap operas are ____, So I never spend any time watching them. A. enjoyable B. exciting C. educational D. meaningless. 二．完形填空。 (每小题1分，共15分）
yourself or swim before a meal or A red flag(旗for kids.
21. A. foot B. plane C. bus 22. A. with B. before C. without 23. A. happy B. hungry C. sad 24. A. to B. don’t C. not to 25. A. safe B. dangerous C. good
When Mr. Smith retired he bought a small this house. But to his great surprise, many tourists came to see his house in summer holidays, for it was the most in the village. From morning to night there were outside the house. They kept looking into the rooms through the windows and visitors to ut a notice on the window. The notice said, “If you want your curiosity(好奇心)，come in and look round. Price: twenty dollars.” Mr. Smith was sure that the visitors would and more visitors came and Mr. Smith had to every day showing them around his house. “I came here to not to work as a guide.” he said angrily. In the end, he sold the house and moved away. 26. A. garden B. shop C. house D. school 27. A. liked B. hated C. sold D. built 28. A. big B. interesting C. small D. clean 29. A. children B. students C. parents D. tourists 30. A. no B. none C. many D. much 31. A. come B. leave C. stay D. play 32. A. to satisfy B. satisfy C. to satisfying D. satisfying 33. A. go on B. stop C. continue D. not
34. A. take B. cost C. spend D. pay 35. A. play B. work C. watch D. retire 三．阅读理解。（每小题2分，共40分）
Lucy is going to have a party on Saturday night. The party is at 7:00. She has to shop and clean the house. She is shopping
for the food on Saturday morning. Her friends like hamburgers and ice cream. In the afternoon, she’s cleaning the living room and kitchen. She wants to go to the movies at 3:00, but she has to babysit her brother from 2:00 to 4:00.
Judy is coming to the party. She wants to help Lucy on Saturday, but she can’t . She has a soccer game in the morning. And in the afternoon, she’s going to her uncle’s house. She’s coming to the party at 8:00.
Ann isn’t busy this Saturday. On Saturday morning she is going to buy a present for Lucy. In the afternoon she is going to help Lucy with clean the house. She wants to come to the party at 7:00. 请根据短文内容，判断句子正确的填（A）错误的填（B）。（共5小题，每小题1分，满分5分）。 ( )36. Lucy can go to the movies on Saturday afternoon. ( )37. Lucy is going to buy some ice-cream and hamburgers. ( )38. Judy is visiting her uncle on Saturday.
( )39. Judy is coming to help Lucy with the shopping. ( )40. Ann can help Lucy with the cleaning.
Rosa, Gina and Jason live in the same town. They like going to the movies on weekends. Now they are talking about the
( ) 41. Rosa often goes to the movies with her ________ on weekends. A. friends B. parents C. brothers D. cousins ( ) 42. Town Cinema has ________. A. the biggest screens B. the most comfortable seats C. the worst service D. the latest movies
( ) 43. Gina goes to Happy Cinema ________. A. on weekends B. every Sunday
C. three times a year D. once a week
( ) 44. Jason goes to June Cinema ________. A. on foot B. by bus C. by bike D. by train ( ) 45. June Cinema ________. A. has the most comfortable seats B. is the most expensive
C. has the friendliest service D. is the closest to Jason’s home
Everyone needs friends. Friends bring us happiness and hope in our lives. But the ability to make friends changes from person to person. To some people, making friends is easy, and to others it’s very difficult. Making friends is a skill, and the first thing is to know how to get along with others. If you have trouble in making friends, maybe I can tell you how to do it. *Realize your own good points. You have skills and talents that others will like. *Believe that you are a good person and have something nice to share with others.
*Be humorous(风趣). Learn to laugh at yourself and your weakness. Remember to smile to others.
*Respect the others. Everyone has his own idea. Learn how to listen to others’ ideas without trying to make them accept yours.
*Be kind. If you are kind to others, they will usually be kind to you. There are hundreds of little things you can do to show kindness. Open the door for someone. Wave to a friend and so on.
*Don’t complain. Learn to accept what you can’t change, and work hard to change what you can. No one is willing to hear your complaining all the time.
*Never give up. Even if you are faced with some closed-minded people, never give up. And try to find someone who will understand you.
（ ）46. Why do we need friends according to the passage?
A .Friends can do everything for us. B .Friends can bring us ha6ppiness.
C .Friends accept our ideas all the time. D .Without friends we couldn’t live. （ ）47. Which is NOT true?
A. It’s necessary for everyone to make friends. B. It’s easy for everyone to make friends.
C .It’s easy for some people to make friends. D. It’s difficult for some people to make friends.
（ ）48. What’s the first thing we should learn in order to make friends? A .To help others. B. To smile to others.
C. To get along with others. D .To listen to others’ complaints.
（ ）49. Which of the following shows a sense of humor?
A .Opening the door for someone. B .Complaining to others all the time.
C. Laughing at ourselves and our weakness. D .Finding someone who will understand us.
（ ）50. How many pieces of advice does the writer offer when we have trouble in making friends?
A. Five. B. Seven. C. Nine. D. Eleven.
Everyone knows that exercise is important. We all need to exercise. Doctors say it is good for us. It makes your heart and body strong. Children who often exercise are more alert(灵活).
There are many ways to exercise. You can walk, run, swim, skate, or play ball games. Make sure you exercise in the following ways: you have to like what you’re doing. Exercise enough but not too much. It’s best to exercise twice each week. Thirty minutes each time is enough. Try all kinds of things until you find one, two or even three sports that feel right for you.
legs and other parts of your body to make you fit. Some people buy equipment for their homes. But it is very expensive. Exercising can be fun. Friends can exercise together at a fitness center, or they can play sports together. How do you exercise?
( ) 51. In the text, the writer tells us that we all need to 第4页
A .sleep B. exercise C .work D. drink
( ) 52. Which of the following sports is NOT mentioned(提到) in the text。?
A .Fishing B .Running C. Walking D. swimming ( ) 53.Doctors say exercising makes your body A. healthy B. fat C. weak D. sick ( is enough for exercising.
_ __ 五．选词填空。用方框里所给单词的正确形式完成短文。（一空一词，每小题1分，共10分）
A .once a week B. twice a week C .three times a week D. once a day ( ) 55.The phrase “fitness centers” in the text means .
A 商务中心 B 健身中心 C 医疗中心 D. 购物中心
四． 任务型阅读。阅读下面短文， 让后根据短文内容补全文后表格中所缺失的信息，每空不超出两个词或数字。（每小题1分，满分5分）
Beijing Opera, also called “Eastern Opera”. Is a tradition in Chinese culture, It is called Beijing Opera because it is formed in Beijing.
Mei Lanfang was a famous Beijing Opera artist in the world. He studied in Beijing opera when he was eight years old, and began to perform on the stage at age of eleven, In his more than 50 years of performing, Mei Lanfang improved Beijing Opera a lot and he made his own way of performing, In 1919, Mei took the opera troupe to Japan; it was the first time that China began to show the art of Beijing Opera to another country. In 1930, Mei Lanfang took a trip to the United States and got a great success. In 1934, he visited Europe, and the European opera world gave him a warm welcome. Later, other places in the world saw Beijing Opera as the performing sect of China.
Beijing Opera got great help from the government. In the Beijing Opera House, there are Beijing Opera shows every year. And many people from different countries come to enjoy the shows. Beijing Opera also helps the Chinese and foreigners to know more about each other’s cultures.
Something about Mei Lanfang
But something strange(奇怪的yesterday. He wanted to go the British Museum to read some old for five minutes.
“Go down New Oxford Street, turn left, then turn right, and the British Museum is on the left,” he says. Hans got off the
Suddenly, a policeman in a very mew uniform He wanted to ask him a question, but said anything, the policeman said, “Excuse me Can you tell me the way to the nearest police
假设你将在班上English Corner 中介绍自己的笔友，请根据下表中提供的信息写一篇60~80词的短文，介绍的开头已经写好。根据自己写作的需要，可作适当地发挥想象。
Michael is my pen pal from America