九年级英语Unit 11 单元测试题
( )1．Could you please tell me ________ there is a good place to watch movies?
A．what B．that C．where D．which
( )2．—Do you know where I can get a dictionary?
—Sure! Walk ________ the street and ________ the first turning.
A．up, make B．down, make C．along, taking D．along, take ( )3．Could you tell me how ________ the library?
A．getting to B．to getting to C．to get to D．do I get to ( )4．Take the escalator to ________ floor and turn right.
A．the two B．two C．second D．the second ( ) 5. ______ adults began to learn English in this small town.
A. Thousand of B. Thousands of C. Thousand from D. Thousands from ( )6．The book store is ________ the furniture store and drugstore.
A．between B．among C．in D．outside
( )7．Disney is a great place for children ________.
A．for play B．to play C．playing D．play ( )8．Could you tell me ________ there are any museums around here? A．where B．what C．that D．if
( ) 9.Both you and I ___ wrong.
A. was B. am C. were D. is
( )10.They haven't decided ______ next yet.
A. how to do B. what to do C. what to do it D. where to go to ( )11.--Could you please tell me ________?
--Sorry, I don't know. I was not at the meeting. A. what the headmaster says at the meeting B. what the headmaster said at the meeting C. what does the headmaster say at the meeting D. what did the headmaster say at the meeting ( )12.My friend asked me _________. A. if I will come to the party
B. that he would help me to clean the room C. what was wrong with me D. how should he do it next
( )13.Tom doesn't tell me when he _______. I will call you as soon as he _______.
A. will come; comes B. will come; will come C. comes; will come D. comes; comes ( )14.Nowadays parents _____ more and more money on their children's education. A. take B. cost C. spend D. pay ( )15.They have organized games and the staff _______ clowns.
A. dresses up B. dresses up as C. dress up D. dress up as ( )16.Could you please tell me __________?
A. what you were doing at this time yesterday B. why are you often late for class
C. when is the art festival in our school
D. how is the weather in Beijing today
( )17.I think Singapore is a great place _______ new food.
A. for try B. of trying C. try D. to try
( ) 18. There are ______ floors in the building and Mrs Li lives on the ______ floor.
A. twelve; twelve B. twelfth; twelfth C. twelfth; twelve D. twelve; twelfth
( )19.--Your new looks so beautiful! --__________.
A. Don't mention it B. Thank you C. No，I don't think so D. Not so cool ( )20.--Let's play soccer on the playground．
-It's very hot outside．I would rather _______ at home than _______ out． A. to stay，go B. staying, going C. stay, go D. stay，to go
Love Is Just a Thread（线）
Sometimes I really doubt whether there is love between my parents. Every day they are very busy __21__ to earn money in order to pay the high tuition for me. They don't act in the romantic ways that I read in books or I see
One day, my mother was sewing a quilt. I silently sat down beside her. “Mom, I have a question to ask you,” I said after a while. “What?” she replied, still doing her work.
“Is there love between you and Dad?” I asked her in a very low __23__.
My mother stopped her work and raised her head with surprise in her eyes. She didn't answer immediately. I was very worried because I thought I __24__ her. But at last I heard my mother say the following words: “Susan, look at this thread. Sometimes it appears, but most of it distrong. If life is a quilt, then love should be a thread. It can hardly be seen anywhere or anytime, but it's really there. ”
I listened carefully but I couldn't understand her __26__the next spring. At that time, my father suddenly got very pale.
After they were back, every day, my mother helped my father __28__slowly on the country road. It seemed they were the most harmonious couple. Along the country road, there were many beautiful flowers, green grass and trees.
“Dad, how are you feeling now?” I asked him one day.
“Susan, don't worry about me.” he said gently. “ _29__you the truth, I just like walking with your mom. I like this kind of life.” Reading his eyes, I know he loves my mother deeply.
Once I thought love meant flowers, gifts and sweet kisses. But from this__30__, I understand that love is just a thread in the quilt of our life. Love is inside, making life strong and warm…
( )21.A.try B.to try C.trying D.tries ( )22.A.idea B.opinion C.think D.attitude ( )23.A.voice B.sound C.noise D.doubt ( )24.A.hurts B.had hurt C.to hurt D.am hurting ( )25.A.let B.lets C.make D.makes ( )26.A.in
( )27.A.come back ( )28.A.come ( )29.A.To tell ( )30.A.time
B.return back B.walk B.Telling B.thing
C.came C.comes C.Tell C.experience
D.returned D.walks D.I tell D.story
Pink is a lighter kind of red. People sometimes say they?re in the pink when they?re in good health. The
expression was first used in America at the beginning of the 20th century. It probably came from many babies who were born with a nice pink color showing good health.
Blue is a cool color. The traditional blues music in the USA is the opposite of(与……相反) red hot music. Blues is slow and sad.
The color green is natural for trees and grass. But it?s an unnatural color for humans. A person who has a sick feeling stomach may say he feels a little green. A passenger on a boat who is feeling very sick from high waves may look very green.
( )36. What does the expression “be red hot about” mean?
A. Be very angry. B. Be unfair. C. Be happy. D. Be very popular.
( )37. Why do Americans use the color pink to express the meaning of healthy?
A. Because the color pink is lighter than the color red. B. Because their ancestors(祖先) did so many years ago. C. Because many healthy babies were born with the pink color. D. Because it?s a traditional expression.
( )38. What?s the opposite of the red hot music?
A. Fast music. B. Loud music. C. Blues music. D. Country music.
( )39. How many colors are mentioned in the passage? A. 3. B. 4. C. 5. D. 6.
( )40. Which is the BEST title for the passage?
A. Different Colors B. Strange Expressions C. Colorful World D. Feelings Behind Color Words
The youngest climber to reach the top of Mount Qomolangma, hugged (拥抱) his team members and told them he loved them. Then 13-year-old Jordan Romero took the satellite (卫星) phone and called his mom.
“He says, ?Mom, I?m calling you from the top of the world. I love you!? I just told him to get home safely,” his mother told the reporters from California. She had been watching her son?s progress minute by minute online.
Returning from Saturday?s success on the world?s highest mountain, at 8,850 meters above sea level, Jordan said when he was interviewed, “Every step I took was finally toward the biggest goal of my life, to stand on the top of the world.” “I was encouraged by a painting in my school of the highest mountains on all seven continents (洲). I want to climb up all of them.” He climbed Mount Kilimanjaro in Africa when he was 9 years old.
Before him, the youngest climber to reach the top of Mount Qomolangma had been Temba Tsheri of Nepal at the age of 16 in 2001.
( ) 41. On the top of Mount Qomolangma Jordan did the following EXCEPET _______. A. hug his team members B. chat with his mom online
C. tell his mom he loves her D. give his mom a phone call
( ) 42. What was Jordan?s mother doing while he was climbing Mount Qomolangma?
A. She was surfing the Internet. B. She was talking to Jordan on the phone. C. She was receiving a reporter?s interview. D. She was watching Jordan?s progress online.
( ) 43. From the passage we know that Mount Qomolangma is the ______ highest mountain Jordan has ever
A. first B. second C. sixth D. seventh
( ) 44. When did Jordan make up his mind to climb up the highest mountains on all seven continents? A. After he reached the top of Mount Qomolangma.
B. After h e returned from the top of Mount Qomolangma. C. After he saw a painting of the highest mountains at school.
Time flies quickly. Two months has gone by since I joined this boarding school. Everything is going well. During my first month here, I was like a fish out of water. I came to realize how many things I should thank you for.
On the cold winter days, I have to get up early almost every morning to fetch hot water. I began to feel ashamed that I never said ?thank you” every time you prepared (准备) hot water for me each morning on winter days before I got up.
I am no longer that girl who was often unable to find her books in her bedroom. It used to take me a lot of time to collect all the books for the day?s classes. But I have gotten over that bad habit now. And now I know how much time you used to take to collect my books every evening.
I have learned to do the laundry on my own now. I came to realize that washing clothes is a boring job, especially on winter days. Sometimes there is no hot water and I have to wash my clothes with cold water by hand.
I came to know how grateful (感激的) I should be to have you as my mom. Thank you, Mom.
( ) 31. Silvia has been at the boarding school for _______.
A. one week B. two weeks C. one month D. two months ( ) 32. The underlined word “ashamed” means “________” in Chinese. A. 惭愧的 B. 恐惧的 C. 吃惊的 D. 轻率的
( ) 33. At the boarding school, Silvia doesn?t ______ anymore.
A. do her laundry B. put her books everywhere
C. say “thank you” to her mother D. spend much time on her studies ( ) 34. From the letter we can learn that ______.
A. Silvia used to do her laundry at home
B. Silvia often helps her mom do housework
C. Silvia?s mom has done many things for her before
D. Silvia?s mom usually does the laundry with cold water ( ) 35. Silvia wrote this letter in order to tell her mom _______. A. her school life B. her thanks from her heart C. she could do many things D. she could look after herself
( B )
Every one has his own way of saying things and his own special expressions. Many American everyday expressions are from colors.
Red is a hot color. Americans often use it to express “heat”. They may say they are red hot about something unfair. When they?re red hot they are very angry about something. Fast loud music is popular with many people. They may say the music is red hot.
D. After Temba Tsheri reached the top of Mount Qomolangma. ( ) 45. Which of the following is NOT true?
A. Mount Kilimanjaro is the highest mountain in Africa.
B. Jordan reached the top of Mount Qomolangma on Saturday.
C. Some reporters interviewed Jordan on the top of Mount Qomolangma.
was very hard.
When he (7)_________(hear) this, the boss went up to Peter and asked him politely, “Sir, I wonder if there (8)________(be) anything wrong with the soup .”
“Nothing at all, but I (9)__________(not see) the spoon but a knife and fork on the table since I came in.” Peter answered with a smile. Can you show me how (10)________(eat) the hot soup without it?”
1.__________ 2. __________ 3. __________ 4. __________ 5. __________ 6. __________ 7. __________ 8. __________ 9. __________ 10. __________ 六、书面表达(共15分)
1.I moved into a new house so I wanted to buy some f ________. 2.I walked past two b ____________ and then found out the drugstore. 3.I ____________ if he can come to my birthday party. (想知道) 4.My friends usually h ___________ out in the town center. 5.Usually, the air is f_____________ in the morning.
6.___________(ask) for information is a very common and necessary activity, ______________ (especial) when we visit a foreign country.
7.Excuse me, could you tell me where ______________ (park) my car?
8.Parents will spend many hours ________________ (walk) through the History Museum. 9.We will visit the world's ________________ (large) zoo and see many different kinds of animals. 10.She prefers ________________ (take) dance lessons on Friday. 11. Be careful! Put the secret letter in a _________________ (safety) place.
12. Knowing how_____________(ask) for information ____________(polite) is important.
13. It?s more ___________________ (convenience) to take a taxi to the station than take a bus, but too expensive.
Peter went into a restaurant because he was very hungry. The weather was cold and so he asked the waiter (1)________(bring) him a bowl of hot soup.
“What kind of soup, sir?” asked the waiter.
“Chicken,” said Peter. “I feel like (2)_________(drink) some thick chicken soup.”“No problem, sir.” After a short time, the waiter came back with a bowl of hot soup. Peter looked at it and said, “The soup can?t (3)________(eat), I think.”
“Then, I?ll bring you some fish soup. I?m sure you(4)__________(like) it. ”Ten minutes later, the waiter brought Peter a bowl of fish soup. After (5)__________(look) at it, Peter said again that he couldn?t eat the soup. When the waiter was on his way to the kitchen, he met the head of the restaurant and (6)____(tell) him that Peter