1. The video arcade is________ from the supermarket.
A. next B. across C. through D. near
2. Larry is very lazy. He usually sleeps and _________ 20 hours every day.
A. jumps B. relaxes C. runs D. stands
3. –Mom, may I watch TV now?
–Sure, but you _________ finish your homework first.
A. can B. may C. have to D. would like to
4. –What _________ do you like best?
A. food B. sport C. music D. work
5. ________ are you going to buy so many flowers for?
A. What B. Where C. How D. Why
6. –Would you like to have dinner with us this evening?
A. Yes, I’d love to. B. Yes, please.
C. Thanks a lot. I’d love to. D. I don’ t want to go.
7. –We are going to the zoo to see a dolphin show. Why don’t you go with us?
–I have to do many things. I’m ___________, you see.
A. free B. ill C. sorry D. busy
8. Alice can’t hear very well. There is ___________ with her eyes.
A. anything wrong B. everything wrong
C. something wrong D. nothing wrong
9. Your bike is broken. You’d better ___________ a new one.
A. to buy B. buy C. sell D. to sell
10.The cake tastes delicious. I want __________ one.
A. other B. the other C. another D. others
11.The deer are hungry. I have to _________ now.
A. buy something to drink B. feed them
C. watch them D. sell them
12. Don’t make so much _________. The baby is sleeping.
A. things B. noise C. mistakes D. voice
13. The soup tastes very nice. Peter wants to eat it with the ___________.
A. fork B. spoon C. chopsticks D. knife
14. I like some _________, for example, fold the clothes and sweep the floor.
A. diets B. chores C. subjects D. sports
15. –Would you mind _________ your voice __________?
--No, not at all.
A. keeping; down B. turning; down C. keeping; up D. putting; out
16. –Would you please _________ this old lady?
--Sure. Have my seat, please.
A. give a room to B. have rooms with
C. make room for D. make a room for
17. –Dear, don’t put your photos everywhere in your room.
--Sorry, Mum. I will put them in my ___________ at once.
A. photo album B. CD cassette C. bag D. bookcase
18. –I’m hungry now. But there isn’t any bread in the fridge.
--Why not have a pizza___________.
A. too B. else C. instead D. instead of
19. Kate’s never been to China before, __________?
A. isn’t she B. is she C. hasn’t she D. has she
20. Do you __________ a lot of time on your English study every day?
A. take B. spend C. cost D. pay
It was a cold Christmas Eve. A girl was 21_______ matches(火柴) in the street. She came to a beautiful house and 22______ at the door. A man came out. The girl asked him to buy some 23_______. But he said he didn’t want any. The girl left the house, sat down at the corner of the house, 24_______ cold, tired and hungry.
Suddenly she felt she was becoming25 .And slowly she began to 26_____ into the sky. She flew higher and higher, at last she found herself above the clouds. Many people came to 27____ her. At the head of them was her granny. The girl told her that she had to get money 28_____ her parents were badly ill. Granny told the girl not to worry and gave her many beautiful clothes and delicious food. The girl smiled happily.
It was snowing 29_____ . The next morning someone found the girl sitting there with a smile on her 30____. But she couldn’t stand any more.
( )21. A. selling B. making C. watching D. buying
( )22. A. opened B. closed C. knocked D. laughed
( )23. A. apples B. flowers C. clothes D. matches
( )24. A. looked B. felt C. had D. cried
( )25. A. heavy B. short C. light D. small
( )26. A. fly B. run C. walk D. look
( )27. A. teach B. ask C. tell D. meet
( )28. A. if B. because C. before D. until
( )29. A. hardly B. beautifully C. heavily D. happily
( )30. A. face B. nose C. head D. eyes
People are so busy these days that many people have no time to cook. This becomes a problem, because most families love home cooking. The food tastes good and warm, and a family meal brings everyone together. In some families, meals are often the only times everyone sees one another at the same time.
Another reason people enjoy home cooking is that it is often a way of showing love. A parent who makes some cookies is not just satisfying a child’s sweet tooth. She or he is sending a message. The messages says, “I care about you enough to spend an hour making cookies that you will eat up in 15 minutes if I let you.”
There is also something about the smell of home cooking. The smell of home cooking please people of all ages. It makes most of us feel good and loved------even if we are the ones doing the cooking. “Next time you smell a cake making, stop for a moment and pay attention to your mood(心情)。”
（ ）31. Why do fewer people cook now? ___________.
A. They like to eat in restaurants B. Many people are too busy
C. Many people don’t like cooking D. They don’t like family meals
( ) 32. A parent spends an hour making cookies___________.
A. just to satisfy her or his child’s sweet tooth
B. only to send a message
C. to let a child eat up in 15 minutes
D. often to show her or his love
( ) 33. The writer thinks the smell of home cooking___________.
A. makes us be interested in cooking B. makes us happy
C. makes us pay attention to our mood D. makes us love others
( ) 34. What does the underlined word “satisfying” mean here?
A. 令人生气 B. 使人满意 C. 填满 D. 修补
( ) 35. What’s the main idea of the passage?
A. Homemade cookies taste better B. How to make cookies
C. Family meals are important D. People are too busy to work
(ENGLISH COACHING PAPER, March 3, 1996)
The biggest shopping center will open on March 6. Everybody with today’s ENGLISH COACHING PAPER will get a small a small present that day.
You are welcome.
Telephone: 3899068; No 6 Tonghua Road
(ENGLISH NEWS PAPER, March 19)
English news Paper needs a foreign editor(编辑). He or she must have worked in China for more than 2 years. British nationality is necessary. The wage(工资) are ＄100,000 a year.
The term is 3 years. In ten days, this piece of ad will be useless.
Telephone: 3890666; Address: No.6 Xinling Road
CHINA FOODBALL, February 3, 1996.
Shanghai Shenhua Team VS Beijing Guo’an team.
TIME: February 8, Sunday (3:00)
PLACE: Hongkou Stadium
NAME: China Cup Football Match
COACHES: Xu genbao, Jin Zhiyang
( )36. If the reader have an English Coaching Paper of March 3,1996, he will get a small present ____________.
A. every day B. from English Coaching Paper
C. on March 19,1990 D. on February 3,1996
( )37. If a British editor has worked in China for three years comes to English News Paper office to ask for the job on time, he will probably _________.
A. get the job B. not get the job C. be a good editor D. be useless
( )38. Where and when will the football match be?
A. In Guo’an on February 8 B.In Hongkou Stadium on February 3
C. In Hongkou Stadium on Sunday D.In Shenhua Stadium on February 8
( )39. If three adults and six students want to watch the football match, the tickets will cost RMB ___________ yuan.
A. 195 B. 135 C. 225 D. 165
( )40. Which of the following is wrong?
A. In ten days, the second piece of ad will be useless.
B. The telephone number of English News Paper is 3890666
C. The match is between Beijing Team and Guo’an Team.
D. Xu Genbao is a coach.
Two friends were walking through the desert. They had an argument, the first friend slapped (一记耳光) the other in the face. The other friend was hurt, but only wrote in the sand: “Today my best friend slapped me in the face.”
They kept walking, until found a lake. They decided to cool off and swim. The other friend started going down in the lake, but his friend saved him. After he came back to life, he wrote on a stone: “Today my best friend saved me.” The friend, who slapped and saved his friend, asked him: “After I hurt you, you wrote in the sand, and now, you wrote on the stone. Why?” The other friend answered: “When someone hurts us, we should write down in sand, when the winds of time and forgiveness(宽恕) can blow it. But when someone does something good for us, we must write it on the stone. No wind can blow it away.”
( )41. The two friends were walking in the desert.
( )42. They were going to cool and swim in the lake.
( )43. The other friend wrote sentences on the stone.
( )44. The wind can blow the words in the sand.
( )45. In fact, they were real friends.
46.My sister often gives me some s_____________ about studying English.
47. The exam is coming. I become n_____________.
48. In our school there are three f_____ teachers. They all come from England.
49. Everyone in our class went to Kim’s party e___________ me.
50. My hobby is c____________ old coins.
51. Today is my ___________(twelve) birthday.
52. There ___________________(be) a class meeting next Monday.
53. Would you mind not ______________(talk) in class？
54. Several ______________(mouse) are running around my bedroom.
55. The more sports you do, the _____________(health) you are.
Last Sunday morning, Tony 56.____________(go) to the shop with his parents. Tony 57.___________(be) the only child in the family. His parents loved him very much. They wanted to buy some fruit and a shirt for their son. When they left the shop, Tony said to his mother: “Mom, can you 58.____________(give) me a red T-shirt again? My classmate Diana 59.__________(have) no parents now. She doesn’t have new clothes. “All right”, his mother said, “I 60.______________(buy) one for her.”
A: You look sad. 61.__________________________________?
B: My clothes are out of style.
A: Maybe you could buy some new clothes.
B: Yes, but I don’t 62.______________________________________.
A: Oh, maybe you could get a part-time job in the evening.
B: No,63._________________________. My parents want me to stay at home every night. I argued with them about it.
A: You shouldn’t 64.______________________ your parents. You should talk about your problems.
B: And guess what else is wrong?
B: My sisters plays her CDs too loud. I can’t go to sleep.
Be interested in English; listen to the teacher carefully; practise speaking English both in class and after class; keep diaries in English; learn some English songs by heart