2、watch an opera
3、plan to do
4、in the end
6、be famous for
17、all over the world
2、it is 句式
4、in the end/at the end of
7、世纪 生日 楼层表达
16 .—Next Sunday we’re going for a picnic on the beach.
A. Th ank you B. You’re right C. Have a good time D. Not at all
17. Hey, Mum a sked you _______the house before dinner.
A. cleans B. clean C. cleaned D. to clean
18. Every day Mrs Brown stays in the club and teaches her students _______ playing chess.
A. to practice B. practice C. practicing D. practiced
19. —What’s your plan for this weekend?
—I decided _______at home and help my mother with the housework.
A. stay B. to stay C. stayed D. staying
20. Miss Chen said Lao She was famous _______his play Teahouse.
A. about B. at C. for D. as
21. Mike’s family _______him to be an actor when he grows up.
A. make B. wish C. hope D. let
22. The worker told him _______the violin near the hospital.
A. not t o play B. not play C. not playing D. don’t play
23.—I like Japanese very much. What about you?
—Not especially. It’s difficult for me _______ .
A. to learn B. learned C. learning D. learn
24.—We seem to be in a very bad situation. What do we do next, Mr Jackson?
—_____ __.Wait and see.
A. Anything as you like B. I’m afraid not
C.I agree D. No idea
25. Last night a murder _______in the zoo on Green Street at about ten o’clock.
A. took place B. looked like C. looked at D. took off
Do you think about success? Some people say that beginners have all the luck, while others believe that success 26 only with practice. I n fact, I feel both of these statements (陈述) are not true all the time. Each is true in some ways 27 not in others.
For example, I went to a drawing competition many years ago and 28 surprisingly. As a prize, I got a film ticket to see Titanic. I was really 29 because it was the first time I had taken part in any competition. Thinking that I might be lucky again, I 3 0 joining in other art competitions. But the result was that I 31 won again. I accepted the fact that the other people had a 32 artistic ability than I did. Art was not something I was especially interested in and I had never practiced the different art skills. So, the 33 I produced were not of a very high standard.
These experiences taught me a lot. Though I might have been lucky 34 ,I also need to put in hard work. As we know, 35 makes perfect, so I believe success builds on less luck and chance.
26. A. moves B. comes C. returns D. leaves
27. A. or B. so C. and D. but
28. A. won B. began C. failed D. ended
29. A. sorry B. active C. lucky D. nervous
30. A. tried B. forgot C. stopped D. remembered
31. A. often B. ever C. always D. never
32. A. greater B. more natural C. lower D. more common
33. A. results B. films C. prizes D. drawings
34. A. at last B. at most C. at first D. at least
35. A. chance B. practice C. difference D. experience
Betty is not a traditional American nice girl. She is unfashionable, has thick red glasses, untidy hair and large metal braces (牙套) on her teeth. But this hasn’t stopped her from becoming one of American’s favourite TV characters. So how did she manage to do it?
The answer is that charm can be more attractive than beauty. Betty is the main character in a TV show Ugly Betty. The show is about her life as an office worker at a fashion magazine in New York.
Betty has many exciting experiences and romantic stories. Betty is often looked down on and laughed at by the people around. But she manages to do better than others with her hard work, charm and wisdom. The show tells us about how a girl goes from an ugly young duck into a beautiful swan.
Though you may know the ending of the show from the beginning and the story is familiar to many of us, it has still been a big success in the USA. It has attracted a large number of viewers and won two Golden Globes awards, one of the highest honors for a television program in the USA.“I think you can see a bit of Betty in all of us, and I mean men as well, because it’s about the underdog (弱者)，” says Ashley Jensen, who plays one of the characters on the show.
The program is so popular because of the performance of the 23-year-old actress America Ferrera who plays the role of Betty. She brings the character alive on the screen.
36. Betty is popular because of _______.
A. her clothes B. her charm C. her personality D. her appearance
37.In Paragraph 4,the underlined word “it” refers to (指的是)_______.
A. the beginning B. the ending C. the story D. the s how
38. Which is the reason for the success of the show?
A. A large number of viewers.
B. Her life as an office worker.
C. The wonderful performance.
D. Two Golden Globes awards.
39. Which of the following is NOT true according to the passage?
A. Betty is a girl of wisdom.
B. Betty acts as a beautiful swan on the show.
C. Betty is an American favourite TV character.
D. Betty is often looked down on by the people around her.
40.What can be the best title for the passage?
A. Beauty from Within
B.A Romantic Story
C. An Ugly Girl
D. An Exciting Experience
Shu-How Lin was born on August 23,1988 in California in the USA. He’s the newest well-known NBA professional basketball player. His ancestors lived in Fujian Province in China. In 1977,his parents moved to America. Although they live in the USA, they know they are Chinese. And they love their motherland. They try their best to earn more h onor (争光) for China.
When Shu-How was at high school, he showed a great interest in playing basketball. He practiced basketball much harder than any other student in his school. Because of him, the school team became the champion of all the high schools in America, which had never got a champion before. Meanwhile (同时),he studied particularly hard during high school. He always got “A” in most of his subjects.
After high school, his dream was to join a university, which was famous for basketball, to major in basketball. But none of these universities in America accepted him. They thought that he was just a Chinese and a Chinese could hardly become an excellent professional basketball player. He felt so sad and he had to attend Harvard University by his g ood grades, where professional basketball players are not wanted. But before long, he became the first man in Harvard who entered NBA after 1954.
Shu-How never gave up his basketball dream. He joined several NBA teams, but he was never given a chance to show himself in each game. One day, two players of his team were badly hurt. There were no more players who could play the game. The coach had to let Shu-How go for it. This was a great chance for him. He showed his talent in this game. He got 25 scores!
After that, Shu-How became one of the most outstanding basketball players around the world. He set a great example to all of us. According to him, we know nothing is impossible if we try our best.
41. When was Shu-How Lin born?
A. He was born on Aug ust 23,1988. B. He was born on August 23,1977.
C. He was born in California in the USA. D. He was born on August 23 ,1982.
42. When Shu-How was at high school, _______.
A. he became the first man in Harvard who entered NBA after 1954 B. he joined an NBA t eam
C. he showed a great interest in playing basketball D. he liked volleyball
43.Which is NOT true according to the article?
A. He always got “A” in most of his subjects in high school.
B. He became an important player as soon as he first joined the NBA team.
C. He is one of the most outstanding basketball players around the world.
D. He never gave up his basketball dream.
44.According to him, we know _______ .
A. we should practice playing baske tball more B. nothing is impossible if we try our best
C. nothing could be done if we try our best D. we should be interested in playing basketball
45.This passage is mainly about _______ .
A. Shu-How Lin and his family B. Shu-How Lin and Harvard
C. Shu-How Lin and his basketball D. Shu-How Lin and his b est friend
46.Miss Gao and her family are_______(普通的) people.
47.Last week Mrs Green_______(提出) to take us to see her farm.
48.He is reading a_______ (小说) in the library.
49.Don’t _______(给……看) my new sweater to Lily.
50.This_______ (茶馆) looks cleaner than that one.
51. Let’s go to Green Farm next week.(改为同义句)
_______ _______ going to Green Farm next week?
52. All the students had a great time on the beach.(改为同义句)
All the students_______ _______ on the beach.
53. His jacket looked very nice.(改为一般疑问句)
_______ his jacket_______ v ery nice?
54. Tom said he stayed in the library yesterday.(改为否定句)
Tom_______ _______ he stayed in the library yesterday.
55. This story took place in Beijing ten years ago.(对画线部分提问)
_______ _______ this story_______ place ten years ago?