1.—I’m going to Venice next week.
— .Carnival will be held then. Have fun！
A. You’re crazy B. You’re lucky C. You’d better not D. You never know
2.If you are in trouble, Mike is always willing to a band.
A. lend B. shake C. wave D. want
3.I think watching TV every evening is a waste of time—-there are meaningful things to do.
A. less B. more C. the least D. the most
4.—Mary’s been offered a job in a university, but she doesn’t want to take it.
— ? It’s a very good chance.
A. Guess what B. So what C. Who cares D. How why
5. small, the company has about 1,000 buyers in over 30 countries.
A. As B. If C. Although D. Once
6. We have launched another man-made satellite, is announced in today’s newspaper.
A. that B. which C. who D. what
7.While she was in Paris, she developed a for fine art.
A. way B. relation C. taste D. habit
8.I had hoped to take a holiday this year but I wasn’t able to
A. get away B. drop in C. check out D. hold on
9. No one be more generous, he has a heart of gold.
A. could B. must C. dare D. need
10. In some languages,100 words make up half of all words in daily conversations.
A. using B. to use C. having used D. used
11. It was not until near the end of the letter she mentioned her own plan.
A. that B. where C. why D. when
12. At our factory there are a few machines similar to described in this magazine.
A. them B. these C. those D. ones
13. The water supply has been cut off temporarily because the workers one of the main pipes.
A. had repaired B. have repaired C. repaired D. are repairing
14. If he had spent more time practising speaking English before, he able to speak it much better now.
A. will be B. would be C. has been D. would have been
15. I want to tell you is the deep love and respect I have for my parents.
A. That B. Which C. Whether D. What
As I held my father’s hands one night, I couldn’t help but notice their calluses(老茧）and roughness. His hands tell the story of his life as a 16 ,including all his struggles.
One summer, I remember, a drought (旱灾）hit Ontario, turning it into a 17 desert. On one of those hot mornings I was picking sweet corn with my dad to fill the last 18 from the grocery store. Fifty dozen was all we needed, which 19 took twenty minutes. That morning, however, the process didn’t 20 quickly. After forty minutes of aimlessly walking in the field, we 21 needed twenty dozen. I was completely frustrated and 22 .Dropping the basket heavily, I declared, “If the store wants its last twenty dozen, they can pick it themselves1”Dad 23 .“Just think, my little girl, only ten dozen left for each of us and then we’re
24 .” Such is Dad—-whatever problem he 25 ,he never gives up. 26 , the disastrous effects of the drought were felt all over our county. It was a challenging time for everyone, 27 Dad remained optimistic. He 28 to be grateful for other things like good health and food on our plated. Only then did I truly begin to 29 Dad and his faith that guided us through the hard times.
Dad is also a living example of real 30 .From dawn to dusk, he walks countless hours to 31 our family. He always puts our happiness 32 his own, and never fails to cheer me on at my sports games 33 his exhaustion after long days. His loving and selfless nature has inspired me to become more sympathetic and
34 putting others first.
Dad, the life 35 I have learned from you will stay with me forever. You are my father, teacher, friend and, most importantly, my hero.
16.A. teacher B. gardener C. farmer D. grocer
17.A. stormy B. lively C. disappearing D. burning
18.A. order B. form C. gap D. position
19.A. repeatedly B. normally C. finally D. really
20.A. go B. begin C. occur D. change
21.A. yet B. still C. even D. nearly
22.A. surprised B. nervous C. angry D. frightened
23.A. apologized B. cried C. complained D. laughed
24.A. lost B. done C. gone D. touched
25.A. meets with B. brings up C. works out D. thinks about
26.A. Thankfully B. Hopefully C. Unfortunately D. Strangely
27.A. or B. for C. so D. but
28.A. happened B. seemed C. continued D. aimed
29.A. face B. appreciate C. examine D. question
30.A. love B. pride C. friendship D. honesty
31.A. support B. settle C. start D. impress
32.A. after B. before C. beside D. under
33.A. in spite of B. in terms of C. in control of D. in place of
34.A. careful B. regretful C. considerate D. humorous
35.A. history B. motto C. patterns D. lessons
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