1.全卷共有六大题，61小题。全卷满分95分。考试时间90分钟。 2.答案必须写在答题纸相应的位置，写在试题卷和草稿纸上均无效。 3.答题前，认真阅读答题纸上的注意事项，按规定答题。带*的词在后面的小词典里查阅。 祝你成功！
1.It was ____________terrible earthquake and _____________number of people who were killed reached more than 20,000.
A.a,the B.the,a C.the,the D.a.a
2.The 3rd China’s Got Talent*gives the child a chance to show his special __________________.
A.ability B.behavior C.education D.background 3.---Why are you so _______________,Amy?
---I thought I lost my purse,but I didn’t.I found it in my study! A.angry B.happy C.sad D.nervous
4.Smoking is not allowed in public since May 1st.It may be a good chance for some people to ______________smoking.
A.put up B.give up C.pick up D.look up 5.---Where is your mother,Peter?
----She ___________to the supermarket.She will be come back soon. A.will go B.goes C.has been D.has gone 6.---I hear you’ve got a new iPhone 5s.__________I have a look? ----Yes,certainly.
A.Shall B.Do C.May D.should
7There will be a stamp show in the museum ____________we visited last week.
A.who B.when C.which D.where 8.---Mom,in case*I don’t get to say this,"I love you!"
---Why?Of course,I love you,___________,my son(A student on the ship sunk in the sea in South Korea sent a message to his mother on April 16,2014.)
A.either B.too C.ever D.neither 9---Be quick,we must be the first to interview the pop star. ----Sure._____________________.
A.East or west,home is the best B.The early bird catches the worm C.Many hands make light work D.Don’t put all your eggs in one basket 10.--Why is Linlin practicing speaking English? ---_____________abroad for further study.
A.Go B.Gone C.To go D.Goes 二. 完形填空（本题有15小题，每小题1分，共15分）
It was two days before Christmas,when my ten-year-old Almie Rose told her father and me that she wanted a new bike.Her bike was too __11___,and it needed repairing as well.
As Christmas __12___,her dream for a bike seemed to disappear,we thought,for she didn’t say it again.We were busy __13___some beautiful story books,a doll house,a holiday dress and toys.Then to our surprise, on December 24, she said she really wanted a bike more than __14_____. Now we didn't know __15___ to do. It was just too late. We were busy with Christmas dinner and packing __16___gifts, parents' gifts,
brother's gifts and friends' gifts till midnight. So there was __17__time to take to buy the bike for our little girl! Thinking we were parents who would make their child unhappy, we felt sorry and ___18___.
Then my husband had an idea. "What about making a little bike with clay* and writing a note that she could trade in* the model bike for a real one?" So he spent the next five hours carefully__19__ with clay to make a small bike.
___20___Christmas morning, we were so excited for Almie Rose to open the little box with the beautiful red and white clay bike and the note. She opened and read the __21__loudly. She looked at me and said, "So, does this mean I can trade in this bike for a real __22___?" Smiling, I said, "Yes!" Almie Rose had tears in her eyes when she replied, "I would __23__trade in this beautiful bike that Daddy made for me. I will keep it __24__getting a real bike. This is the best Christmas __25__I have ever got in my life!"
11. A. new B. old C. beautiful D. bright 12. A. came nearer B. was over C. went by D. passed 13. A. buy B. bought C. to buy D. buying 14. A. something else B. anything else C. else something D. else anything
15. A. what B. how C. why D. where 16. A. child’s B. children's C. boys’ D. girls’ 17. A. enough B. no C. much D. a little 18. A. happy B. excited C. sad D. weak 19. A. works B. worked C. working D. to work 20. A. In B. On C. At D. For 21. A. book B. story C. note D. tale 22. A. one B. ones C. some D. any
23. A. usually B. certainly C. never D. of course 24. A.instead of B. instead C. Because of D.go off 25. A.bike B.gift C.box D.clay 三.阅读理解（本题有15小题，每小题2分，共30分）
My 10-year-old Donna said,"Mom,I made a new friend at school today.Can she come over tomorrow?" Donna was a shy girl and I wanted "Sure, honey, that sounds great." I said, thinking back to my own best friend, Lillian. We lived across the street from each other in Washington Heights, New York. We met at the age of 10, too. Like my daughter, I was shy, but Lillian drew me out. She was one of the friendliest people in school, with shiny black hair and a mile-wide smile.
In senior high school, Lillian went on a trip to Florida. This was the first time we had to be away from each other for a few days. "I'll be back soon." she told me. But three days later, Lillian's sister told me that she had fallen into a river and hadn't come out any more. Soon, my family moved to New Jersey. Whenever I thought of her, tears came into my eyes.
The next day Donna brought her new friend home. "Hi, Mrs. Loggia." the little girl said. Her hair was so shiny and black and she shot me a big smile. "My name is Laura."
My daughter's new friend was so much like Lillian. I was still puzzled when Laura's mom came to pick her up later that afternoon. I opened the door to let her in. "Judy!" she cried. "It's me,Lillian's sister, from Washington Heights." Yes, my daughter's friend looked familiar. She was Lillian's niece.
26. The underlined words in the first paragraph "to bring her out of her shell" mean ________.
A. to help her become less shy B. to help her become smart
C. to help her live happily D. to help her walk out of her house 27. Laura looked familiar to the writer because she ________ . A. was Lillian's niece B. was as old as her daughter C. was from Washington Heights
D. had shiny black hair and a big smile, too
28. Why did the writer lose her best friend? Because ________.
A. she moved to New Jersey B. they were different from each other C. her best friend traveled to Florida D. her best friend lost her life on a trip 29. "I knew we would be best friends forever." is a sentence from the passage and should be put at the end of ________
A. Paragraph 2 B. Paragraph 3 C. Paragraph 4 D. Paragraph 5 35. What was the best gift that the author got on Christmas Eve?
A. The candlelight service. B. Praise from Alice’s friends.
C. Thanks from Alice’s daughter. D.Alice’s happiness. B 36.What is the best title for this passage?
A.A special candlelight Christmas Eve
B.The dream of an old lonely lady Lots of young people like reading magazines in their free time for C.A real present D.The true love fun.Of so many different magazines,Reader’s Digest is famous and D popular.
Reader’s Digest is a monthly magazine. Before the 1980s, it belonged
to a privately held company, which was started in 1922 by Lila Bell
On June 26,2000,two scientists,called Francis Collins and Wallace and Dewitt Wallace,This magazine is small and easy to carry,it’s Craig Venter, told the world that they could now read the whole "map" of just half the size of most American magazines,which caused a phrase in the human body: DNA. DNA is something that everybody has, and it tells 2005, “America in your pocket”. It is the best selling magazine in the Uthe body what to do. DNA is the reason that we look like our mother and SA. At present, its circulation* in the USA has reached 10 million copies afather, because we get some of their DNA to make our own. nd People have been trying to understand the human body for a long time. the number of the readers there is 38 million. Outside the USA, another 40 In 1860, Gregor Mendel discovered a special reason why we look the same million people throughout more than 70 countries also read this magazine in 21 languages. in our body. In 1953, James Watson and Francis Crick made another This magazine’s focus is not news but more of cultural discovery and found out that those small parts are real messages written in views because the editors think people now can get timely news from somethe DNA with a special language. where else such as TV and newspaper. They hope this magazine can give In 1961, Marshall Nirenberg and Johann Matthaei found a message in readers something that is about special personal experiences, or something DNA showing how DNA tells the cell* to build its parts. Scientists have the readers can share with their families. In different countries, this now found all the words in the DNA map, but we still do not understand magazine provides a window to the world for the local readers. Some parts what they all do. By understanding what just one "word" means, we can of the magazine are about the local customs and interests of the local readerhelp save more people from several illnesses. s. The other parts give the local readers information from all over the world. Most people hope that this will help make better medicine and help This magazine actually used to be a public business until the Wallaces died sick people. Other people worry that when people begin to know more in the 1980s.Because they had no children,there was no one to take over words and find out lots of other information, we might use it in a wrong the company. Sixteen years ago, this company went public and became a way, just to make people more attractive, or stop sick people from getting public company. jobs. Man would have to meet a lot of trouble if DNA technique wasn’t 30.How often does Reader’s Digest come out in USA? limited in use. A.Once a year B.Once a month 37. When did we first know why we look like other people in our family? C.Once a week D.Once a day A. In 1860. B. In 1953. C. In 1961. D. In 2000. 31. How many people all over the world read this magazine? 38. What does the underlined word "gene" mean? A. 38 million. B. 40 million. C. 78 million. D. 108 million. A. The "map" of DNA. B. A special language. 32. Which of the following is NOT the focus of Reader’s Digest?. C. Small parts of DNA. D. DNA. A. Timely news . B. Personal experiences 39. What did the two scientists first discover in 1961? C. Cultural views D. Local customs A. The "map" of DNA. B. A new illness. 33. Which of the following is true? C. The language of DNA. D. A message of DNA. A. Reader’s Digest is the name of a newspaper. 40. What do people think about this work? B. Reader’s Digest is big and not easy to carry. A. It can cause good or bad resutls. B. It can cause only good results. C. Reader’s Digest can open people’s eyes. C. It can cause good results but won’t work.
D. It can cause only bad results. D. Reader’s Digest is still a family business today.
C 四、词汇运用（本题有15小题，每小题1分，共15分） I work in a nursing home and my job is to take care of the elderly. A
This year, a very sweet old lady that I cared for, Alice, had gone through a difficult time. She got and so she had been in the ’t accept hospital twice. In November I was finally able to get her back to her it. “home”. 42.Computers are becoming smaller and lighter so that they can be carried Alice had thought her daughter was coming to visit her on Christmas very ________________. day and that they were going to have the whole family together like the old 43.He has a very good _______________of foreign coins. days. When she finally realized that that happy moment was not going to 44.December is the _________________month in a year. happen, she was very sad. Knowing that her daughter was coming after 45.They planted a lot of trees _____________the two buildings. Christmas was not enough to make her feel happy, I hated the idea of her B.根据短文内容和所给中文提示，写出空白处各单词的正确being alone on the holiday!
On Christmas Eve, I gave her a surprise by asking if she would like to 形式，每空一词。
go to a candlelight service at church that night. Apple is one of the most popular fruits in our life,and people eat apples Instead of taking her to my church, I took her to her old neighborhood every day. But there three 46__________(特别的)apples that have changed church where all her friends were. We got there early and I got her a seat the whole world. where her friends could see her as they came in. Then soon some of her when the world just started, apple was a 47_________(被禁止的)fruit friends came to the church and they rushed over to greet her and sit with in the Garden of Eden, however, a girl named Eve 48_________(偷) and her. ate it. Unfortunately, she was 49___________(发现) by God, and was The candlelight service was beautiful and Alice got a lot of love from driven away from the Garden together with a boy called Adam. Later, they her old and new friends there. had their own 50________(婴儿) and became the ancestors of all of us. The truth of the story is that I am the one who got the best gift: the In the Autumn of 1665,While Newton was thinking of one problem smile on Alice’s face. under an apple tree, 51__________(突然), an apple dropped down from 34. The underlined word “dementia” in Paragraph 2 probably is ______. the tree and 52_________(落）on his head.Because of this, Newton A. an illness B. a letter C. a house D. a plan
street.Apple products have become a symbol of our time.Although he has died, people remember him and miss him, 55___________(因为) he made our life more colorful and amazing.
五、任务型阅读(本题有5小题，每小题l分，共5分) 请阅读以下购买者的信息，然后匹配购买者和他\她拟购买产品的广告语。请把序号A-F 填入56-60题。答案均写在对应题号的横线上。
56.Jack passed the entrance exam and was admitted* to a famous university.These days, his father is looking for a mobile phone for him so as to keep in touch with each other closely.
57.Tom was a senior middle school student. He likes sports very much and plays football every afternoon. But after class this afternoon he has to buy a pair of shoes because his shoes have been worn out.
58.There’s a party this evening--for Mary’s 15th birthday.Her family are making preparations for it. Her brother’s job is to buy some drink. 59.Joan doesn’t want to forget the past, especially the happy moments. 60.Bill travels a lot when he was younger. Now that he has stopped his 61.中学生互相交流的途径很多。请你围绕"Ways to share opinions with each other"这一话题，按照下列要点写一篇英语短文： ⑴.互相交流的途径：讨论，打电话，使用网络等 ⑵.我的做法及理由: ............
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26-30ADDAB 31-35CACAD 36-40AACDA41.received 42.easily 43.collection 44.twelfth 45.between 46.special 47.forbidden 48.stole 49.discovered 50.babies 51.suddenly 52.fell 53.surprised 54.everywhere 55.because 56--60DABCE 61.One possible version:
way is to hold discussions,where we can freely exchange our views.We can also make use of the phone and the Internet.Making phone calls is very convenient,yet sending messages is more popular among us.Sometimes,we can send each other e-mails,in which more information can be included and we can express our opinions more clearly.
Personally,I think talking face to face is the best way to share opinions.In this way,I can express myself more comfortably.Meanwhile,I can sense how others feel and learn what they think.With the help of body language,I can make myself better understood. 3