I.Listen and choose the right pictures
B ．Listen to some short dialogues and choose the right answers to the questions you hear.
5. A. Eric. B. Brown. C. Z hang.
6. A. Chocolate cookies. B. Lemon pies. C. Strawberry cakes.
7. A. Classmates. B. Mother and son. C. Teacher and student.
8. A. Very interesting. B. Quite simple. C. Too boring.
9. A. Problem and advice. B. Personal information. C. School life.
10. A. Martin Luther King. B. Thomas Edison. C. Mother Teresa.
III. Listen to a long dialogue and a passage，then choose the right answers to questions I1-16.
11．The man would probably be a ·
A. teacher B. reporter C. policeman
12. The lady"s T-shirt was ．
A. black B. brown C. red
13．The man collects the lady"s information because he wants to her.
A. interview B. catch C. praise
14. Steve worked in a
A. hotel B. cinema C. restaurant
15．Many people asked Steve about the every day.
A. way B. city C. time
16. Steve put up a on the wall.
A. minor B. clock C. picture
IV. Listen to a passage，then fill in the blanks with the right words.
17. -- Could you please tell me how to pronounce the word k-n-o-w-l-e-d-g-e?
-- Yes, It"s ____.
18. -- Jenny, how nice the skirt looks on you!
A. Well, not good enough B. I bought it yesterday
C. Thanks a lot.
19. Jeff will come to understand you one day. It"s a matter of ____ .
A. pleasure B. value C. time
20. -- Lily, what kind of museums do you like?
-- I like museums ____ can provide visitors with free WiFi.
A. what B. that C. who
21. -- Welcome to Dream Music Club. Can you play the violin or the piano?
-- ____. But I can play the guitar.
A. Either B. Both C. Neither
22. Many volunteers will help to ____ the city parks next Friday.
A. give up B. pick up C. clean up
23. -- ____ do you play chess?
-- I play at least twice a week.
A. How much B. How often C. How long
24. -- What will happen ____ we hold the party next Monday evening?
-- Most of our classmates will not come.
A. if B. though C. since
25. In English, we say that sharing a problem is like cutting it ____.
A. into half B. in half C. by half
26. To our surprise, the walls of the new bookstore ____books.
A. are lined with B. is lined with C. have lined with
27. How beautiful Catherine sings! I have never heard a ____ voice.
A. good B. better C. best
28. -- Look! Someone ____ the icebox back to the corner.
-- Well, it wasn"t me. I didn"t do it.
A. has moved B. is moving C. was moving
VII．完形填空: 从A, B, C中，选出一个最佳答案使短文意思完整
Henry was a kind, good boy. His father was dead, and his mother was very poor. He had a little sister about two years old. He wanted to __29__ his mother, for she could not always make enough money to buy food for her little __30__.
One day, a man gave him a dollar for __31__ a wallet which he had lost. Henry might have kept all the money, for no one saw him when he found it. __32__ his mother had taught him to be honest, and never keep what did not belong to him.
With the dollar he bought a box, three brushes and some blacking. He __33__ went to the corner of the street and said to every one whose boots(靴子) did not look nice, "__34__ your boots, sir, please?" He was so polite that gentleman soon began to notice him, and to let him black their boots. The first day he brought home fifty cents, which he gave to his mother to buy food with.
When he gave her the money, she said, as she dropped a tear(泪水) of __35__, "You are a dear, good boy, Henry. I did not know how I could make enough money to buy bread with, but now I think we can manage to __3 6__ quite well. "
Henry worked all the day, and went to school in the evening. He made almost enough money to support his mother and his little sister.
29. A. save B. help C. leave
30. A. family B. man C. sister
31. A. buying B. fi nding C. hiding
32. A. But B. So C. For
33. A. still B. even C. then
34. A. Empty B. Black C. Dry
35. A. fear B. regret C. joy
36. A. dress up B. eat out C. get along
(三)阅读理解 （每小题2 分，共50分）
Two men were going through a forest.
"I am afraid," said one, "that we may meet with wild animals" "Fear nothing, friend Quickwit," cried the other, whose name was Braggart. "If they come at us, we shall stand by one another like men. I have a strong arm, a strong heart, and-"
"Hark!" cried the first in fear, as a low sound was heard from somewhere nearby, Braggart, who was light and nimble, climbed up a tree like a squirrel(松鼠), leaving his friend, who was not so active, to face the danger alone! Qui ckwit could do nothing but throw himself on the ground and pretended(假装) to be dead; for he had heard that bears would never to uch a dead body. In no time the bear camp up to him, sniffed(用鼻子吸气) at him. Quickwit did not dare to move; and the bear, thinking him dead, went off into the wood again, leaving him quite unharmed!
When Braggart saw that the danger was over, he came down from the tree and tried to pass off th e matter with a joke. "Well, my friend Quickwit," he said, "what did the bear say to you when he put his mouth close to your ear?"
"He told me," replied Quickwit, "never again to trust a man who talks big like you!"
37. The correct order of the following events is____.
a. Two men were going through a forest
b. Quickwit threw himself on the ground.
c. Braggart climbed up a tree like a squirrel.
d. A low sound was heard from somewhere nearby.
A. a,b,dc B. a,d,c,b C. d,a,c,b
38. The underlined word "nimble" is closest in meaning to "____".
A. nervous B. crazy C. active
39.The bear left Quickwit because it ____.
A. was hit by Braggart B. felt pity for him C. thought he was dead
40. We can learn from the passage that ____.
A. a true friend reaches for your hand
B. a friend to all is a friend to none
C. a good friend is a good listener
41. The best title for the passage would be ____.
A. A Fight Between Two Travelers
B. The Travelers and the Bear
C. A Kind-hearted Bear
Visiting London? Start planning your trip right here. This guide tells you the must-see events that take place in London throughout the year.
1. Change the Guard at Buckingha m Palace 2. British Summer Time Music Festival
Changing the Guard or Guard Mounting includes an exchange of guard duties(换岗) at Buckingham Palace. Watch the ceremony as each set of guards dressed in traditional coats and hats takes over from their brothers-in-arms.
Address: Buckingham Palace, London SWIA1AA
Public Transport: Green Park Tube Station
Opening Hours: 11.30 am daily at Buckingham Palace, 11.00 am(10.00 am on Sundays) daily at Horse Guards Parade.
Tickets: Free to enter
Internet:www.visitlondon.com/things-to-do/event-8725947-changing-the guard The Barclaycard British Summer Time Music Festival take place every year in Central London"s Hyde Park. The week-long event covers many musical tastes, from pop to rock to dance. The acts so far confirmed(确认) for 2015 include Taylor Swift, The Who, Paul Weller, Ellie Goulding, Kaiser Chiefs and John Newman.
Address: Hyde Park, London, W2 2UH
Public Transport: Marble Arch, Hyde Park Corner, or Green Park
Opening Hours: 26-27 June 2015
3. Totally Thames Festival 4. NFL American Football
In September, London"s Totally Thames Festival celebrates the city"s famous river over 30 days, spreading 42 miles, and more than 100 separate arts and cultural events. In 2014 the festival was filled with walks, tours, rowing-boat races, theatre, cinema, the many other exciting ways to enjoy London, all taking place on or next to the River Thames.
Address: Different locations along the river
Opening Hours: Throughout September
Internet: totallythames.org London"s Wembley Stadium, seating 90,000, will host three games in the NFL International Series. In 2015 the teams that will be visiting London from the USA include the Buffalo Bills, the Jacksoville Jaguars, the Detroit Lions, the Kansas City Chiefs, the New Yorks Jets an the Miami Dolphins.
Address: Wembley Stadium, Empire Way, Wembley, London, HA9 OWS
Public Transport: Wembley Park
Opening Hours: 4 Oct, 25 Oct and 1 Nov 2015
42. You can enjoy the ceremony of Changing the Guard at Buckingham Palace at ____.
A. 11.30 am every day B. 11.00 am every day C. 10.00 am on Sundays
43. In the late June, a music fan would probably go to London to watch ____.
A. British Summer Time Music Festival
B. London"s Totally Thames Festival
C. NFL American Football
44.The opening hours for Totally Thames Festival is ____ NFL American Football.
A. as long as B. longer than C. shorter than
45.The 2015 NFL American Football will be held in ____.
A. Hyde B. Wembley Park C. Wembley Stadium
46.The passage is probably taken from a ____.
A. diary B. geography book C. guidebook
Go Green Enjoy tap water
(1) IT"S THE RESPNSIBLE CHOICE
? Producing plastic bottles and transporting water require a lot of energy and resources(资源)…just to land in the waste!
? Bottled water costs money. Tap water is free for you!
? Shorter distance(距离) requires less transport fuels(燃料)…and less chemicals needed to keep food fresh.
? Meat production needs a lot of resources.
? PRINT DOUBLE-SIDED and in black-white.
? REUSE single-sided printed paper for internal documents(内部文件) or as not paper…
? Reduce what gives out quite a lot of Greenhouse Gas(温室效应气体):instead of traveling, make use of VIDEO MEETING, WEB MEETING, and the good old phone.
For more information visit www.greeningtheblue.org.
47. The purpose of the passage is to give advice on how to ____.
A. protect the environment B. cancel traveling C. avoid printing
48. ____ save money for you.
A. Producing plastic bottles B. Using bottled water C. Using tap water
49. The missing part in Go Green Eat responsibly is ____. .
A. CHOOSE GREEN FOOD B. KEEP FOOD FRESH C. SUPPORT LOCAL
50. It is suggested that____ printed paper should be reused for taking notes.
A. doubled-sided B. single-sided C. colored
51. You can get more information about "Go Green" by ____.
A. visiting the website given B. making a phone call C. having a meeting
Peking Opera(Beijing Opera), is one of the most ancient forms of drama in the world. The roles in it were Sheng, Dan, Jing, Mo, Chou, Wuhang, and Longtao during its early age. But with the development of Peking Opera, there are four main roles in it today: Sheng, Dan, Jing and Chou.
Sheng are the men roles in Peking Opera, which can be divided into Laosheng, Wusheng, Xiaosheng and Wawasheng.
Laosheng are middle-aged or older men who are decisive and honest. Hongsheng, a type(种类) of Laosheng, have a red face. There are only two roles knowns as Hongsheng. One is Guan Gong and the other is Zhao Kuangyin. Wusheng are young generals skilled in martial arts(武术). Xiaosheng are clean-shaven(没有胡须的) and handsome. Wawasheng are children"s parts.
Dan are women roles that can be divided into different types-- Laodan, Qingyi, Huadan, Wudan and Caidan.
Laodan play old and clever women. Qingyi are the main women roles. Huashan, a type of Qingyi, was created by Mei Lanfang, who played an important role in shaping Peking Opera. Huadan are lively and unmarried women roles. Wudan characters are woman skilled in martial arts. Caidan are clowns(小丑) in funny plays and comedies.
A Jing role is an important man character with striking(吸引人的) looks and high social position. There main types of Jing are Tongchui, good at singing and usually a general; Jiazi, good at acting with less singing; and Wujing, a martial arts and acrobatics(杂技) role.
Chou are comedy roles in Peking Opera. There are Wenchou who speak, act and sing, and Wuchou who both speak and fight. What makes this type of painted face role special is a small patch(块) of white chalk around the nose. One of the famous roles is the Monkey King, who has a special position in the hearts of all who are interested in Chinese opera.
52.The passage is mainly about____.
A. the roles in Peking Opera B. the development of plays C. different forms of dramas