Fire can help people in many ways. But it can also be very harmful. Fire can keep your house animals or people.
Nobody knows how people began to use fire. But there are interesting old stories ?t careful with fire, and it may burn you.
( )1. A. warm B. warmer C. cool D. cooler
( )2. A. also B. too C. either D. neither
( )3. A. many B. much C. little D. few
( )4. A. over B. about C. a little D. no
( )5. A. worked B. studied C. learned D. lived
( )6. A. bring B. take C. brought D. took
( )7. A. enjoy B. like C. don?t like D. become
( )8. A. after B. late C. yet D. then
( )9. A. can B. may C. must D. will
( )10. A. help B. do C. tell D. hope
A man was walking along the street (1)____he saw a woman carrying a large box .It was half in and half out of her car.The man was always (2)___,so he went up and said,“The box books very heavey.Let me give you a hand.”
“That?s very kind (3)___you ,”the woman said ,“I?m having a lot of _(4)___with it .Maybe it sticks in the car door.”“Together we?ll soon move it.”The man said ,“I?ll get in and take _(5)__end.”And he got into the car.
“Right,”the man said,“I?m ready,”And he began to __(6)__the box hard.
For several minutes ,the man and the woman tried to move the box .Soon they felt very __(7)___.
“Let?s have a rest ,”the man said ,“You are right ,It really stricks.”
They rested for a moment .Then the woman said , “Let?s try again ,one, two ,three!”They ___(8)_moving the box.
At last ,when they _(9)___tired, the man said ,“I?m sorry .I don?t think there ?s any way to get it out of your car.”
“Get it out !”the woman cried.“I?m trying to get it __(10)__! You know?”
( )1、A.when B.after C.because D.if
( )2、A.careful B.useful C.helpful D.forgetful
( )3、A.for B.of C.to D.about
( )4、A.money B.problem C.question D.trouble
( )5、A.other B.another C.others D.the other
( )6、A.push B.pull C.open D.hold
( )7、A.sad B.angry C.tired D.worried
( )8、A.were busy B.went on C.enjoyed D.finished
( )9、A.all were B.were all C.both D.were both
( )10、A.in B.on C.out D.off
Is your schoolbag too heavy? The e-schoolbag will help you. It is said that e-schoolbags are going to be brought into __1__ in Chinese middle schools soon.
Heavy schoolbags have been a serious __2__ for a long time. But the schoolbag will __3__. An e-schoolbag is __4__ lighter than a usual schoolbag. Perhaps, the schoolbag should be __5__ an e-textbook. It is a small computer for students. It is as __6__ as a usual book, __7__ it can still have all the things for study, such as textbooks, exercise books and so on. They can be made __8__ chips(芯片) like stamps. The students can read the text page by page on the screen, take notes, or even send e-mails to their teacher. They only need to __9__ the right chip into the schoolbag. Then they can use it.
Some people say __10__ e-textbooks can be easily broken, while others say it is not good to students? eyes. But only time will tell.
1. A. use B. useful C. used D. usefully
2. A. idea B. problem C. question D. answer
3. A. work it out B. work out it C. work out D. work
4. A. very B. much C. too D. little
5. A. call B. calls C. called D. calling
6. A. small B. smaller C. smallest D. bigger
7. A. and B. but C. or D. also
8. A. into B. from C. up D. of
9. A. bring B. put C. take D. go
10. A. if B. what C. that D. whether
How can you think in English? I think the best way is to practice as what a football player over again. So he won?t“ book” you should think of it in English instead of your mother language,
After you have learned to think of several words in English, then move on to the next step – and don?
having conversations with yourself in English. This will lead you to think in English.
( )1. A. practice B. break C. game D. day
( )2. A. wait for B. think about C. look at D. give up
( )3. A. allow B. train C. tell D. ask
( )4. A. in B. about C. like D. from
( )5. A. buy B. keep C. borrow D. see
( )6. A. sentences B. passages C. lessons D. classes
( )7. A. idea B. step C. way D. plan
( )8. A. which B. whether C. how D. why
( )9. A. harder B. less C. later D. more
( )10. A. remember B. stop C. start D. finish
Mrs. Green has lived in the city for about forty years. She is very ___1___ and has got a lot of money. But she never ___2___ something expensive for her family and always does all the ___3___ herself.
One morning, when she got up, she felt ___4___. After breakfast she felt even worse. She found some medicine and ___5___ it. But it was useless to her and she had to go to a hospital. The doctor ___6___ and asked her to be in hospital, but she refused and went home on foot. As soon as she got home, the ___7___ rang. She hurried to answer it. The doctor told her she ___8___ her wallet in the hospital and a nurse had found it.
“Could you tell me her name, please?” asked Mrs. Green.
“Of course, Mrs. Green. Are you going to ___9___ her?” asked the doctor.
“No, no.” The old woman said in a hurry, “My bag ___10___ three years ago. I want to know if she found it.
1. A. rich B. poor C. good D. bad
2. A. borrows B. lends C. sells D. buys
3. A. homework B. housework C. school work D. farm work
4. A. happy B. angry C. terrible D. sorry
5. A. ate B. took C. threw D. burnt
6. A. dressed her up B. looked her up
C. moved her away D. looked her over
7. A. telephone B. bell C. clock D. door
8. A. left B. lost C. had left D. had lost
9. A. help B. see C. welcome D. thank
10. A. lost B. was lost C. forgot D. was forgotten
Thomas Edison lived in America. He 36 plenty of things and 37 people know him.
At that time, there was no electric lamp (电灯) in the world and it brought people 38 . Young Edison decided to 39 it. He 40 which material (材料) was suitable (适合的) to be a lamp filament (灯丝). He 41 many times and spent a lot of time on it. Some friends of his asked him to 42 the experiments, but he didn?t give up and tried his best to find the 43 .
One afternoon, a 44 of his came to visit him. He was doing his experiment in the lab 45 the man came in. But he only asked his friend to 46 and didn?t stop to talk with him. The man sat for 47 and Edison said nothing to him. He was 48 Edison and said, “You?ve done the experiments 1,200 times 49 you?ve failed 1,200 times.” “You?re right, my friend,” Edison went on doing his experiment and said. “But I have discovered 1,200 materials that 50 to be a lamp filament.”
36. A. used B. made C. invented D. discovered
37. A. most B. few C. a few D. some
38. A. too much trouble B. too much pleasure C. safety D. comfort
39. A. find B. invent C. like D. discover
40. A. knew B. found
41. A. won
42. A. begin C. thought D. didn?t know B. failed C. lost D. got B. go on with C. stop D. try out
43. A. lamp B. material
44. A. friend
45. A. before C. tool D. machine D. relative B. classmate C. helper B. after C. as soon as D. when
B. go out C. go home D. help him 46. A. sit down 47. A. a while B. a short time C. a long time D. no time
B. angry with C. polite to D. thankful to 48. A. pleased with
49. A. when B. as C. and D. yet
50. A. are suitable B. aren?t suitable C. are enough D. can work
A man and his wife had a dog to keep their house. When they went out, they always left the dog inside the house. their car.
When the film finished, they came back home. They opened the gate and put the （ 窃贼 ）！They went in and quickly looked in all the rooms to see _____8____ the dog. “Why didn?t you keep the house ?” she said. The dog was ___its owners. It began to wag （摇）its tail （尾巴）and then it went to a corner of the thing at her feet. When the lady went to pick it up, she gave a scream （尖叫）. Can you guess what the dog?s present was ?
It was ….. a …… man?s ___( )1. A. go B. to go C. going D. gone
( )2. A. so B. but C. then D. because
( )3. A. garden?s gate B. gardens? gate C. gardens gate D. garden gate
( )4. A. got off B. got on C. went off D. went on
( )5. A. up B. down C. away D. into
( )6. A. at B. in C. on D. to
( )7. A. half-open B. half-opens C. half-opened D. half-opening
( )8. A. the B. all C. that D. what
( )9. A. right B. left C. wrong D. just
( )10. A. to miss B. to be missing C. was missed D. was missing
( )11. A. was slept B. felt asleep C. was sleeping D. fell sleeping
( )12. A. afraid of B. angry with C. worried about D. surprised
( )13. A. sad B. pleased C. quick D. took
( )14. A. pulled B. threw C. dropped D. took
( )15. A. finger B. head C. heart D. teeth
In recent(最近) years, computer games have become more and more popular in many cities and towns. A lot of small shops and restaurants along busy__!__ have changed into _2_ game house in order to get more money. These places are always crowded with __3__, especially young boys.
In the computer games houses, people __4__ a lot of money competing(竞赛) with the machines. It?s __5__ for one to win against a computer, but one can make progress(进步) after __6__ again and again. People have a kind of gambling psychology(赌博心理) when they play computer games. The more they lose, the more they want to__7__, and at last they even cannot live without it. For some school boys, they have no __8__ in their lessons. When class is over, they rush to the nearby computer games houses. Some of them can get enough money form their parents. But some of them are not __9__ enough to get the money. They begin to steal(偷) __10__ students? money and become thieves.(小偷)
( ) 1 A rives B cities C markets D streets
( ) 2 A pingpong B ball C computer D sports
( ) 3 A people B boys C women D girls
( ) 4 A take B win C cost D spend
( ) 5 A easy B hard C important D wonderful
( ) 6 A try B tired C trying D to try
( ) 7 A miss B win C do D buy\
( ) 8 A interest B secret C mind D duty
( ) 9 A clever B happy C difficult D lucky
( )10A other B any C several D all
Two hundred years ago there lived in Boston a little boy called Benjamin Franklin.
On the day that he was seven years old, his mother gave him __41__ pennies. It was the first money that he had ever had. “You __he buy candy? Should he buy a pretty toy? He had never owned a good toy. He met a larger boy,
__ that whistle,” he said. Benjamin gave all his pennies to the boy to buy the whistle.
Little Benjamin was very happy. He ran home __46__ he could. “See, mother,” he said, “I have bought a whistle.” “How much did you ___ it?” “All the pennies you gave me.” “You've paid a dear price for this thing. It's only a penny whistle. You might have bought half a dozen such whistles with the money I gave you,” said his mother.
The little boy saw what a mistake he had made. He threw it upon the floor and began to cry. “Never mind, my child,” said his mother, very kindly. “You are only a very little boy, and you will for a whistle.” Benjamin Franklin lived to be a very old man, but he __Everyone should remember the name of Benjamin Franklin. He was a great thinker and a great ( )41.A.a little ( )42.A.may ( )43.A.knew ( )44.A.which ( )45.A.have ( )46.A.as fast as ( )47.A.cost ( )48.A.idea ( )49.A.always ( )50.A.with
B.little B.should B.wondered B.that B.can have B.so fast as B.pay for B.knowledge B.often B.to
C.a few C.need C.understood C.who C.will have C.faster than C.take C.lesson C.hardly ever C.in
D.few D.must D.realized D.what D.had D.so fastest D.spend in D.fact D.never D.along