2013-2014学年度八年级英语第一学期（Unit 1-Unit 5）单元质量
( )1. Of all the students, Angie is the _________but studies ______than others.
A .shorter, best B .shortest, better C .shortest, best D .shorter, better
( )2. The boy didn’t run ____ to catch the bus.
A .fast enough B .enough fast C .quick enough D .enough quick
( )3. I’m sure you can jump as ____as Jim if you wear your sports shoes.
A .tall B .taller C .higher D .high
( )4. Mr Zhang is one of ____in our school.
A .the more popular teachers B .most popular teachers
C .the most popular teachers D .the most popular teacher
( ) 5.— How is the new movie? — It is ________.
A.well B.comedy C.seriously D.meaningless
( )6.The news _________ pretty educational.
A. be B.is C.are D. am
( )7.The movie theater is _________ to his home.
A. close B. closed C. closing D. closes
( )8.I like all kinds of cartoons,_______ example, Mickey Mouse.
A.as B. for C. in D. at
( )9.Our math teacher was ill yesterday,so Mr Li took _______ place.
A.he B.him C.he’s D.his
( )10.China is famous _________The Great Wall.
A.in B.on C.for D.at
Hi, I'm doing a survey for the Bedford Daily News. （1）______
Boy: I guess Jammin' 107 FM is the best.
Boy: （2）_____ It's much better than the other stations in town.
Reporter: What about the other radio stations?
Boy: Well, I think Oldies 102.1 FM is very bad. （3）______
Reporter: I heard that. （4） ______
Boy: Not for me.
Reporter: Why not?
Boy: （5）______ They're worse than the commercials of All Talk 970 AM!
Clerk: Hello, West Road Cinema, 6._______________?
Keller: Yes. I’d like to book some tickets, please.
Clerk: Right. For 7.________________?
Keller: Cape Fear, please.
Clerk: And... which day?
Keller: Er, Saturday at nine.
Clerk: I’m sorry, but that performance is full. We still have some seats for six
Keller: OK. Er, two seats then, please.
Clerk: Right. That’s fifteen pounds. 9.________ would you like to pay?
Keller: By credit card. 10._____________65423857920. It’s a VISA card.
Clerk: 654?238?57920. OK, thanks. What’s the name ... ?
Are you able to send a letter with pictures and sounds to someone anywhere in the world without putting a stamp on it ? 1________ e-mail you can just do that. Using a 2 _______ you can send e-mail quickly and easily. The post is much 3__________ than e-mail. E-mail can send 4_______ message to the other side of the world in seconds.
E-mail is easy to use and it 5________time and money. The differences in time in different parts of the world ,do not matter 6_________ sending e-mail. It is twenty-four-hour service(服务)that you can send e-mail at any time of the day or 7_________.No one has to be 8_________ to receive e-mail. It 9________ matter if your friends are in bed when you send e-mail to them, or you are seeing a 10_______ at the cinema when they send e-mail back.
1.I think it's uneasy to learn English well.（变同义句）
I think it's to learn English well.
2. My father joined the Party in 1998. （变同义句）
My father _______ ______ ________ __________ in 1990.
3.How do you like the talk shows? （变同义句）
__________ do you _______ _______ the talk shows?
4.My mother like comedies.(对划线部分提问)
_______ ______ _______ movie does your mother like?
5. Jim is taller than any other boy in his class.(改为最高级形式的句子) Jim is______ ________ in his class.
__________________any lies. That’s _____________.
What role do you play? _________________________
In many parts of the world, people live to healthy old ages. What is the secret of their long lives?
Three things are very important: fresh air, fresh food and a simple way of life.
5.People living in Himalayas(喜马拉雅山)are famous for their long and healthy lives. They work near their homes in the clean mountains. They do not have buses, cars or trains. They do not sit all day in busy offices. 6.They take more exercise and eat less food than people in the cities. They eat vegetables grown by themselves. They drink milk taken from their own cows. For years, the Hunzas of the Himalayas do not need doctors, for there is not much illness. They are happy and healthy people.
VI.改错.下面短文中划线部分有错误，请改正（每小题1分，共5分） In weekends, I often go to movies with my friend Jack. My 1.___________ Favorite movie star is Jack Chan. His a great actor He has a new 2.___________
movie, Speed. It’s a very successfully action movie. I think it’s
3.___________ exciting. Jack like Michelle Yan best. He likes her famous movie, 4.___________ Sleepless Night. It’s a thriller. I not think it’s great. In fact, it’s
Mike is a factory worker. He is often very tired after a day's work. His wife, Jenny, has no job, so she stays at home to cook the meals. Every day he can have his dinner when he gets home from his factory.
One day, Mike came home very late because he was very busy in the factory. He was very hungry when he got home.
He was not happy when he found his dinner was not ready. He was very angry with his wife. He shouted at her, "I'm going out to eat in a restaurant." "Wait for five minutes，" said his wife. "Why? Do you think that dinner will be ready in five minutes?" asked Mike.
"Of course not," she answered. "But I can be ready to go with you in five minutes."
( ) 1. Mike works in________.
A. a factory B. an office C. a school D. a hospital
( ) 2. Jenny stays at home because ________.
A. she likes cooking B. she loves her husband very much
C. she doesn't have a job D. she doesn't want to work
( ) 3. One day, Mike came home very late because________.
A. he wanted to have dinner in a restaurant B. he had a lot of work to do
C. he was angry with his wife D. his wife didn't cook dinner
( ) 4. Mike was________when he found his dinner was not ready.
A. happy B. glad C. hungry D. not happy
( ) 5. Which sentence is correct?
A. Jenny could have dinner ready in five minutes.
B. Jenny wanted to go to the restaurant with her husband.
C. Jenny didn't like the dinner at home.
D. Jenny didn't love her husband.
There are 45 students in our class. I have made a survey, 36 students say they like to exercise. Most boys play basketball together twice a week. But girls think basketball is difficult for them, they’d like to play volleyball together twice a week. My friend, Tony, is good at running. He runs fastest in our class. He runs for 30 minutes on the playground every evening before he goes to bed. Is it interesting? Gray is good at swimming. He goes to the swimming club three times a month in winter, and three times a week in summer. So he is pretty healthy. Some of my classmates have good eating habits. They eat both meat and vegetables. 70% of them drink milk every day. 15 students say they drink milk three or four times a week. But some students like to eat junk food, especially Sally. What’s worse(更糟糕的) is that she doesn’t like to exercise, so she is very fat. She always says “ I’m going to lose weight(减肥) tomorrow.”
( ) 6. How often do most boys play basketball?
A. Every day B. Twice a day
C. Twice a week. D. Twice a month.
( ) 7. Why do the girls dislike to play basketball?
A. Because they have no time.
B. Because they think it is not easy.
C. Because they don’t like to play with the boys.
D. Because they don’t like to exercise.
( ) 8. When does Tony often run for 30 minutes?
A. Every morning.
B. Every afternoon
C. Every evening before he goes to bed.
D. Every evening before supper
( ) 9. How often does Gray swim in winter?
A. Three times a month. B. Three times a week.
C. It isn’t mentioned in the passage D. Hardly ever.
( ) 10. Why is Sally so fat?
A. Because she doesn’t like to exercise.
B. Because she likes to eat junk food very much.
C. Because she eats too much meat, but doesn’t exercise.
D. Because she doesn’t like to exercise, and she likes to eat
junk food .
The sun says he is stronger than the wind. The wind says he is stronger than the sun.
A man is walking down the street with a hat and coat on.
The sun says, “Let’s see who can make the man take off his hat and coat. If you can do that, you are stronger than me.”
Now the wind begins to blow（吹）. But the harder he blows the tighter（更紧地） the man holds his hat and coat. The wind can’t make the man take off his hat and coat.
Now the sun tries. He shines（照耀） brightly. Soon the man takes off his hat. Then the sun shines more brightly, and the man takes off his coat.
So the wind says, “That’s all. You are stronger than me.”
( ) 11. The wind is stronger than the sun.
( ) 12. The sun says he can make the man take off the hat and coat.
( ) 13. The harder the wind blows, the tighter the man holds his hat and coat.
( ) 14. The sun begins to shine brightly, and the man takes off his hat and coat. 6
( ) 15. The sun and the wind can’t make the man take off his hat and coat. （II）根据短文内容按要求完成任务，前4道小题为必答题，后三道为选答题，三选一（每小题2分，共10分）
Little Peter is a boy of nine. He began to go to school the year before last and
now he’s in Grade Three. He lives not far from the school but he is often late for class. He likes watching TV in the evening and goes to bed late, so he can’t get up on time in the morning.
This term, Mrs. Black, Peter’s aunt, works in Peter’s school. She teaches Grade Three math. She’s strict with Peter and often tells the boy to obey(遵守)the school rules and come to school on time. Yesterday morning Peter got up late. When he hurried to school, 20.it was half past eight. His aunt was waiting for him at the school gate.
21.You’re ten minutes late for the first class, Peter,” Mrs. Black said angrily. “Why are you often late for class?”
“Every time I get to the street corner, I see a 22.guidepost. It says:
‘SCHOOL---GO SLOW!’ ”
16. How long is Peter at school ?
17. Why is Peter often late for school ?
18. Is Mrs. Black Peter’s mother?.
19. When does the first class begin?