2014届北京市朝阳区高三年级第一学期期中统一考试(附答案)

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第二节 完形填空

A lesson of life

" Everything happens for the best, " my mother said whenever I faced disappointment. "If you can carry on, one day something 36 will happen. And you'll 37 that it wouldn't have happened if not for that previous disappointment. "

After graduating from college, I 38 that mother was right. I had decided to try for a job in radio, then work my way up to sports announcer. I travelled to Chicago by getting 39 rides from drivers of passing cars and knocked on the door of every station-and got turned 40 every time.

In one studio, a kind lady told me that big stations couldn't 41 hiring inexperienced person-"Go out in the countryside and find a small station that'll give you a 42 , " she said.

I returned home to Dixon, Illinois. While there was no radio-announcing jobs in Dixon, my father said Montgomery Ward had opened a store and wanted a 43 athlete to manage its sports department. Since Dixon was where I had played high school football, I 44 . The job sounded just 45 for me. But I wasn't 46 .

My 47 must have shown. "Everything happens for the best," Mom 48 me. Dad 49 me the car to job hunt. I tried WOC Radio in Davenport, Iowa. The program director, a wonderful Scotsman named Peter MacArthur, told me they had already hired an announcer.

As I left his office, I felt extremely 50 .I asked 51 , " How can a fellow get to be a sport announcer if he can't get a job in a radio station?"

I was waiting for the elevator 52 I heard MacArthur calling, " What was that you said about sports? Do you know anything about football?" Then he stood me 53 a microphone (麦克风) and asked me to broadcast an 54 game.

On my way home, as I have many times since, I thought of my mother's words: " Keep on trying until some day you succeed. Something wouldn't have happened if not for that previous failure. " I often wonder what 55 my life might have taken if I'd got the job at Montgomery

36. A. good B. bad C. interesting D. important

37. A. hope B. declare C. realize D. explain

38. A. announced B. discovered C. suggested D. expected

39. A. smooth B. short C. comfortable D. free

40. A. on B. down C. in D. up

41. A. advise B. mind C. risk D. practise

42. A. choice B. promise C. result D. chance

43. A. professional B. natural C. local D. top

44. A. volunteered B. responded C. registered D. applied

45. A. right B. special C. difficult D. correct

46. A. fired B. identified C. hired D. interviewed

47. A. astonishment B. disappointment C. ambition D. appreciation

48. A. admired B. undersood C. blamed D. reminded

49. A. offered B. made C. showed D. returned

50. A. discouraged B. delighted C. embarrassed D. frightened

51. A. anxiously B. aloud C. carefully D. politely

52. A. if B. as C. while D. when

53. A. on B. in C. before D. over

54. A. imaginary B. interesting C. important D. intemational

55. A. effect B. direction C. aim D. pleasure
 

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