Today was a very important day. France played __1__ Senegal (塞内加尔) in the opening match of the World Cup. Soccer fans were very __2__ watching the match on TV. To our great surprise, France was __3__.
Today football has become very __4__ in China after a __5__ wait. “China is in the World Cup for the first time, __6__ we should support them!” Said some people. In our school many students enjoy __7__ it. My __8__ and I often go to the football field after class.
This afternoon there was a __9__ football match in our school. __10__ team played against No.1 Middle School. __11__ they were all very big and strong, it was a __12__ game between the two teams with the result 0-0 last time. Today our school played much __13__.
In the first half of the match __14__ team kicked a goal, but in the second, Li Ming from our school kicked a goal. We won 1-0, at last. I’m so __15__. I can’t get to sleep tonight.
1. A. with B. against C. to D. at
2. A. good at B. pleased to C. interested in D. boring in
3. A. beaten B. knocked C. fought D. hit
4. A. welcome B. popular C. useful D. usual
5. A. 44-day B. 44-week C. 44-month D. 44-year
6. A. or B. but C. so D. yet
7. A. buying B. playing C. drinking D. looking
8. A. students B. teachers C. classmates D parents
9. A. happy B. wonderful C. funny D. famous
10. A. Their B. Her C. Your D. Our
11. A. Because B. And C. As D. Though
12. A. mistake B. luck C. draw D. game
13. A. better B. well C. vest D. worse
14. A. neither B. either C. both D. none
15. A. lucky B. pleased C. unhappy D. worried
1. B.固定结构 play against sb. 意为“与……进行比赛”。
2. C.be good at 意为“擅长于……”;be pleased to 后面应接动词原形;D项说法和意思都不对;be interested in 意为“对……感兴趣”，符合文意，为正确选项。
3. A.beat sb. 意为“击败某人”，符合文意，为正确选项。
5. D.大家都知道，这次等待的时间应为44年，故选 D。
7. B.play football 意为“踢足球”。
9. B.通读下文，这是一场紧张但以我方胜利而告终的足球赛，比赛刺激精彩，应选wonderful 。
12. C.根据上半场0：0的比分可知上半场以平局告终，故选draw 。