第一部分 英语知识运用(共两节,满分50分)

第一节:语法和词汇知识(共20小题;每小题1分,满分20分)
从A、B、C、D四个选项中,选出可以填入空白处的最佳选项,并在答题卡上将该项涂黑。

1.—May I open the window to let in some fresh air?
— _____    
A.Come on! B.Take care! C.Go ahead! D.Hold on!

2.He told us whether _____ a picnic was still under discussion.
A.to have  B.having  C.have D.had

3.I like this house with a beautiful garden in front, but I don’t have enough money to buy _____
A.one   B.it    C.this   D.that

4.Ladies and gentlemen, please remain _____ until the plane has come to a complete stop.
A.seated  B.seating   C.to seat D.seat

5. —Have you _____ ?
—No. I had the wrong number.
A.got in   B.got away   C.got off D.got through

6.A great person is always putting others’ interests _____ his own.
A.below  B.above  C.in  D.on

7.News came from the school office _____ Wang Lin had been admitted to Beijing University.
A.which  B.what   C.that  D.where

8. —How about your journey to Mount Emei?
—Everything was wonderful except that our car _____ twice on the way.
A.slowed down   B.broke down      C.got down       D.put down

9. —Would you please help me with the box?
— _____     
A.Yes, please. B.No, please don’t. C.With pleasure.D.My pleasure.

10. _____ many times, he finally understood it.
A.Told  B.Telling C.Having told D.Having been told

11. —I wonder _____ you’ll water this kind of flower.
—Every other day.
A.how  B.how long  C.how soon  D.how much

12.Owen wouldn’t eat anything _____ he cooked it himself.
A.until  B.since  C.unless    D.while

13. —I don’t care what people think.
—Well, you _____.
A.could B.would C.should  D.might

14.In order to find _____ better job, he decided to study _____ second foreign language.
A.the; a B.a; a  C.the; the  D.a; the

15. —Why don’t we choose that road to save time?
—The bridge to it _____ .
A.has repaired       B.is repaired
C.is being repaired     D.will be repaired

16.Not until I came last night _____ to bed.
A.Mum did go B.did Mum go
C.wnet Mum D.Mum went

17. The teacher together with the students _____ discussing Reading Skills that _____newly published in America.
 A. are; were B. is; were C. are; was D. is; was

18. —You speak very good French!
—Thanks. I ______ French is Sichuan University for four years.
A. studied B. study
C. was studying D. had studied

19.My uncle’s house in the downtown area in much smaller than ours, but it is twice _____expensive.
A. as B. so C. too D. very

20.Shwe’ll never forget her stay there ______ she found her son who had gone missing two years before.
 A. that B. which C. where D. when

第二节 完形填空(共20小题;每小题1.5分,满分30分)
阅读下面短文,从短文后各题所给的四个选项(A、B、C和D)中,选出可以填入空白处的最佳选项,并在答题卡上将该项涂黑。

I was successful at my job. I worked very hard, but it __21__ me and my family a fabulous (极好的) lifestyle. I’d worked for the same company for twenty years and had worked my way up to department director. __22___ , one afternoon last May, I was called to the office, and it was __23__ explained to me that they were letting me go. I just sat there __24___ they talked on and all I could think was, “I’ve __25___ .” I’d been so well respected __26__ I was of no value.

For six weeks, I was in a very __27__ place. I wandered around my house like a zombie (僵尸). I could __28___ things needed doing, but would not do anything. My beliefs in looking forward and seeing the positive (积极的) in everything __29__me.

Then, in late June, my youngest son’s football team made the city cup final. The year before, he’d been very sad when I __30__ the same final, so he was __31__ when I told him I’d go. Not only did they win, but the look on his face as he saw me __32___ him on was unbelievable, From then on, I spent the summer enjoying my some and their passions (激情). I attended match after match and performances of my elder son’s band—I __33___ went to another city to watch him play. These moments were so __34___. My life had been so much devoted to __35___ for so long, and I felt __36___ that my sons were happy to welcome me into their world.

__37___ , being unemployed gave me back a sense of purpose ----- I was someone’s mum! I felt a sense of being __38___ Again. Now I feel more positive about my professional __39___ and I’m getting on better with my family than I ever have. Losing my job made me realize just how __40___ it is to achieve real balance in life.

21. A. promised B. afforded C. showed D. left

22. A. Therefore B. Anyhow C. Otherwise D. However

23. A. quickly B. gently C. partly D. easily

24. A. until B. after C. as D. so

25. A. failed B. finished C. tried D. changed

26. A. suddenly B. finally C. immediately D. shortly

27. A. secret B. quiet C. lonely D. dark

28. A. see B. get C. suggest D. understand

29. A. defended B. directed C. deserted D. disturbed

30. A. watched B. missed C. lost D. won

31. A. disappointed B. worried C. honoured D. delighted

32. A. cheering B. taking C. leading D. passing

33. A. just B. even C. still D. almost

34. A. hopeful B. meaningful C. difficult D. strange

35.A. work B.family C.malches D.performances

36.A.successful B.thoughtful C.thankful D.peaceful

37.A.employed B.cvomforted C.Disagreeably D.Unexpectedly

38.A.cducation B.experience C.relationship D.encouraged

39.A.cducation B.experience C.relationship D.future

40.A.important B.interesting C.simple D.surprising