1. Which book does the man think is the best now?
2. What should the woman do as the doctor tells her?
3. What does the man think will happen in 50 years?
4. What was Dennis doing when the telephone rang last night?
5. What will probably happen to Anna if she carries a lot of things for the field trip?
6. When will the football match start?
A. After supper. B. Right now. C. At 2:00 next morning.
7. What was the woman doing when the accident happened?
A. Sleeping. B. Thinking. C. Walking.
8. Where will the woman stay if a bar opens next to their house?
A. In her house. B. On her aunt’s farm. C. In the bar.
9. Which is the boy’s most boring subject?
A. Science. B. Mathematics. C. Music.
10. How can the girl make a lot of friends?
A. Joining a club. B. QQ-chat on the Internet. C. Talking on the phone.
11. When will the girl go to school again?
A. Today. B. Tomorrow. C. The day after tomorrow.
12. What will the girl do at last?
A. Read books. B. Listen to the radio. C. Go out for a walk.
13. Why does the woman borrow the car?
A. Travels around the city. B. Buys some oranges. C. Meets her friend.
14. How long will the woman keep the car?
A. One or two hours. B. Three hours. C. One day.
15. How many kilos of oranges will the woman buy for the man?
A. Three kilos. B. Two kilos. C. One kilo.
16. What was Mrs Brown doing when her husband reached home?
A. Washing her hair. B. Tidying the house. C. Talking with Mrs Smith happily.
17. How was Mr Brown feeling when he saw his wife?
A. Happy. B. Angry. C. Sad.
18. Why did Mrs Smith hurry back home?
A. She wanted to clean her house. B. Her husband was waiting for her at home.
C. She wanted to dress up herself.
19. How was Mr Smith feeling when he saw his beautiful wife?
A. Angry. B. Surprised. C. Excited.
20. What can we know from the story?
A. The two wives did nothing at home. B. The two husbands were quite different to their wives.
C. Mr Smith didn’t want Mrs Smith to stay at home.
( )21. Yang Lei had ______ unusual experience in Gansu Province.
______ experience changed her life.
A. a, The B. an, The C. an, A D.a, An
( ) 22.Be quick. The plane______ in two minutes.
A.leave B.left C.will leave D.leaves
( ) 23.I’m happy to know you are well and in good ______.
A. health B.healthy C.body C.unhealthy
( ) 24.-----If I go to see my friends , I’ll bring them some flowers .
A.So will I B.So I will C.So do I D.So I do
( ) 25.-----Do you know if he ______ to see us ?
-----I think he will come if he ______ free.
A.come, is B.comes,will be C.will come, is D.will come, will be
( ) 26. Marcia isn’t going to the party tomorrow. I’m not going there, _______.
A. too B. either C. both D. also
( )27. Nowadays teachers may find ______ hard ______ middle school students.
A. that; teach B. it; to teach C. it; teach D.that,to teach
( )28. While we ______ about Mr Wang in the classroom, he came in.
A. talked B. are talking C. were talking D.talk
( )29. Jack is _______ math and I do ______ physics.
A. well at; good in B. good at; well in
C. good at; good at D.well in,good at
( ) 30. The policewoman asked the little boy ______.
A. where did he live B. where he lived C. where he lives D. where does he live
( ) 31. We must plant _____ trees so that there will be _____pollution in our city.
A. more,more B.much,fewer C.more,fewer D. more,less
( ) 32. If you bring snacks to school，the teacher will ________.
A. take away them B. take away it C. take them away D. take it away
( )33. There ____a ball game next Sunday.
A, have B.is going to be C. has D. is going to have.
( )34. Mrs James _____when her son ___back home.
A. is cooking , come B. was cook , came C. was cooking ，came D. cooked , came
( )35. listen! I hear someone _____the violin in the next room.
A. playing B. to play C. play D. plays
Monday morning is an important time at our school. All of the students go to the playground. We listen 国旗) go up.
Usually, one student gives a talk on Monday mornings. One Monday last year, a boy gave the talk. He teacher happy. couldn't say anything.
( ) 36. A. watch B. see C. notice D. look at
( ) 37. A. surprising B. proud C. amazed D. careful
( ) 38. A. told B. asked for C. said to D. showed
( ) 39. A. Look out B. Come on C. Take care D. Get ready
( ) 40. A. chance B. news C. time D. message
( ) 41. A. to listen to B. to listen C. listen to D. listen
( ) 42. A. excited B. happy C. nervous D. surprised
( ) 43. A. after B. such C. before D. so
( ) 44. A. do B. speak C. talk D. take
( ) 45. A. stand B. stood C. was standing D. have stood
Once upon a time, there lived a rich man. He had a servant (仆人). He and the servant loved wine and good food very much. Each time the rich man left his home, the servant would drink the wine and eat up all the nice food in the house. The rich man knew what his servant did, but he had never caught his servant doing that.
One morning, when he left home, he said to the servant, “Here are two bottles of poison (毒药) 3
and some nice food in the house. You must take of them.” With these words, he went out.
But the servant knew that the rich man had said was untrue. After the rich man was away from his home, he enjoyed a nice meal. Because he drank too much, he was drunk and fell to the ground. When the rich man came back, he couldn’t find his food and his wine. He became very angry. He woke the servant up. But the servant told his story very well. He said a cat had eaten up everything. He was afraid to be punished（惩罚）, so he drank the poison to kill himself.
( )46.In the story, _______ liked wine and good food very much.
A. the rich man B. the servant C. both A and B D. neither A and B
( )47.The rich man knew that it was _______ that drank the wine and ate up all the nice food.
A. the cat B. himself C. nobody D. the servant
( )48.The rich told the servant that there was poison in the two bottles, because ________.
A. there was in fact poison in the bottles B. did not want the servant to drink his wine
C. he wanted to kill the cat D. he wanted to kill the servant
( )49. In fact, _______ ate all the nice food and drank the wine.
A. the servant B. cat C. the rich man D. nobody
( )50. From the story, we know that the servant is very _______.
A. lazy B. bad C. clever D. kind
Come and see the Indian elephants and the new tigers from America. The bears are waiting to meet you, and the monkeys from China are waiting to throw things at you. The lovely dogs from Australia are waiting to laugh at you, and the giraffes from Zambia are waiting to look down on you.
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Opening time: 9:00 a.m.— 4:00 p.m.
Except Friday: 10:00 a.m. — 3 :00 p.m.
Keep the zoo clean！
Do not touch, give food or go near the animals.
（ ）51.How many kinds of animals are talked about in the passage?
A. Four B. Five. C. Six. D.Seven
（ ）52.Now Mr. Smith is in the zoo with his two sons, one aged 14 and the other 10, how much are the
A. $4.00 B. $2.00 C. $3.00 D. $6.00
（ ）53.Which of the following is the visiting time？
A. 8:30 a.m. Monday B. 3:00 p.m. Sunday
C. 9:30 a.m. Friday D. 5:00 p.m. Thursday
（ ）54.From the passage we can guess the animal “giraffe” must be very _______.
A. fat B. long C. tall D.big
（ ）55.Which of the following can we do in the zoo？
A. To give some food to the dogs. B. To throw things everywhere.
C. To go near the animals. D. To take a few nice photos.
( C )
Many students in China are learning English. Some of these students are small children. Others are teenagers(十几岁的青少年). Many are adults. Some learn at school, others study by themselves. A few learn English language (语言)over the radio, on television, or in films. One must work hard to learn another language. Why do all these people want to learn English? It is difficult to answer that question. Many boys and girls learn English at school because it is one of their subjects. They study their own language and maths and English ... Some people learn English because it is useful for their work. Many people often learn English for their higher sutdies, because at college or university(大学) some of their 4
books are in English. Other people learn English because they want to read newspaper and magazines in English.
( )56. Many students in China are learning English, aren't they? ____.
A. No, they aren't B. No, they are C. Yes, they areD. Yes, they aren't
( )57. If one wants to learn another language well, he must ____.
A. learn at school B. study by himself C. work hardly D. study hard
( )58. Who are learning English in China?
A. Children and teenagers. B. Adults C. Only children. D. A and B
( )59. "Their own language" means ____.
A. Chinese B. English C. French D. Japanese
( )60. What's the Chinese of "study by themselves"?
A. 和他们一起学习 B. 自学 C. 向他们学习 D. 通过学习
( D )
Last Sunday, I was walking in a park. There was a mom and her three-year-old daughter walking before me. The little girl was holding a balloon (气球)。
Suddenly , a strong wind blew(刮) away the balloon from the little girl’s hand. I got worried and began to wait for the girl to start crying.
But no ! When the little girl turned to watch her balloon fly away , she shout out, “Wow!”
I didn’t realize(意识到) it that moment , but that little girl really taught me something.
Later that day , I got a phone call from a person with a problem. When I wanted to say “Oh, no. What should we do?” I remember that little girl, Then I found myself saying, “Wow, that’s interesting! How can I help you?” Then things went well.
So next time you meet something unexpected, remember that little girl and say “Wow”. The “Wow” can really change your life.
61.Where did the story happen?
A.In the street B. In the park. C.At school D. In a shop
62.The girl’s balloon flew away___
A. because she didn’t want it. B. because she wasn’t happy
C. because of the strong wind D. because of her mother.
63.What did the girl do when the balloon flew away?
A.She said “Wow”. B. She began to cry .
C. She became very upset. D. She asked her mother for help.
64.The word “unexpected” in the passage means____ in Chinse.
A.失落的 B. 困难的 C.不愉快的 D.意想不到的
65. What can we learn from the passage?
A. We should smile at our life. B. Bad things usually happen in our life.
C. We should say “Wow”at any time. D.We should take good care of our things
第四部分 写作 （共三节，满分35分）
A: You shouldn’t join the Lions.
A: If you become a professional soccer player, you’ll never go to college.
B: But I really want to play soccer. I want a job I love, I want to be happy.
B: But my dream is to play soccer! A: Of course it’s exciting. And I know you want to make a lot of money, 第二节 (满分10分)
71. Do you enjoy ____ ( live ) here ?
72. She said she ________ (can) speak three languages
73. How_________ (luck) you are!
74. He is one of the best football (one) pair of skates.
76. Children need time to do things by_______(they)
77. Rodert and his friends walked home together in_________(沉默)
79. There was (没有什么) strange about that.
80. That 听起来) interesting.
班 学号 考 …………………………………………………………………………………………… 2012学年第二学期八年级区域期中英语答题卷 第一部分 听力（计20分） 第二部分 知识运用（共二节，计25分） 单项填空（每小题1分，满分15分） 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 完形填空（每小题1分，满分10分） 第三部分 阅读理解（每题2分，满分40分） 第四部分 写作（满分35分） 第一节 情景交际 (每小题2分，满分10分) 第二节（每题1分） 71.________ 72.________ 73.________ 74.__________ 75. __________ 76.________ 77.________ 78.________ 79.__________ 80. __________ 第三节 书面表达（15分） Dear Aunt, 6
一、1. W: There’re so many interesting books. Which is your favorite?
M: Aladdin. I loved it at the age of five. But I think finding Nemo is the most exciting now.
2. W: Good morning, Mr Green. I’m feeling tired all the time. I need some medicine.
M: Let me look you over. Maybe, you eat too much. Medicine is not useful for you at all. I think you should eat less meat and have more exercises.
3. W: Traffic is becoming worse and worse. I think in 50 years there will be more and more cars. Our city will be smaller and more crowded.
M: I don’t agree. People will use the subways more. It’s faster and cleaner.
4. W: I’m sorry that I called you so late last night, Dennis.
M: It doesn’t matter. I was still studying on the computer.
5. W: Look! I’ve got so much food and drinks for the coming field trip.
M: But, Anna, if you take these two big bags, you’ll become very tired and fall behind others. Maybe you’ll even lose your way.
1. W: Shall we go out for a walk after supper, Davy?
M: Sorry, Susan! I’ll sleep right now and then watch a wonderful world cup football match at 2:00 next morning.
2. W: I couldn’t sleep well. I was always thinking of the accident yesterday morning.
M: What were you doing when it happened?
W: Walking in the street.
3. W: A bar will open next to our house. It’ll be noisy all night. I can’t stand it. What shall we do, dear?
M: You can go to Aunt Sally’s farm. It’s a quiet place.
W: Good idea!
4. W: What do you think is the most boring subject?
M: Science. I think it’s much harder than mathematics.
5. W: I like QQ-chat, but I find it very hard to make friends on the Internet.
M: Why not join a club? There you’ll have many friends.
M: How are you feeling now, Mary?
W: Much better, Dad. Can I go to school today?
M: Oh, no. The doctor says you should stay in bed and have a good rest. You can’t go till the day after tomorrow.
W: That’s too bad. I think I can go for a walk this morning.
M: Oh, no. it’s cold outside. You should keep warm.
W: OK, then. Pass me the book, please. I can read, I’m sure.
M: But reading in bed is bad for your eyes, dear.
W: What can I do, Dad? Can I turn on the radio?
M: That’s really a good idea!
W: May I use your car, Peter?
M: Yes, of course. But for how long?
W: Just one or two hours.
M: OK. Here’s the key. By the way, where are you going?
W: I’m going to the airport to meet an old friend of mine.
M: Can you do something for me?
W: Sure. What’s it?
M: Will you buy some oranges for me on your way?
W: Certainly. How much?
M: Three kilos. Oh, no, two kilos is enough.
W: OK. See you!
Mrs Brown was still cleaning the house while her husband came back from work. She was wearing dirty, old clothes and no dress and no stockings. Her hair was not tidy. So she looked very dirty and tired. Her husband looked at her and said sadly, “ Is this what I come home to see after a hard day’s work?”
Mrs Brown’s friend, Mrs Smith, was there. When she heard Mr Brown’s words, she said good-bye and ran back home quickly. Then she washed, brushed and did up her hair carefully. And then she put on her best dress and beautiful stockings, and waited for her husband to come home.
When Mr Smith arrived, he was hot and tired. He walked into the house, saw his wife and stopped. Then he shouted angrily, “Where are you going this evening?”
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