二、阅读理解（共15小题；每小题2分，满分30分） 阅读下列短文，从每题所给的四个选项（A、B、C和D）中，选出最佳选项，并在答题卡上将该项涂黑。AThere was a boy and his family was very rich. One day his father took him on a trip to a place. He wanted to show his son how poor people were there. They spent several days on a farm. There were many poor families living on the farm.On their way home, the father asked the son, “How was the trip?” “It was great, Dad,” the son answered. “Did you notice how poor people were there?” asked his father. “Oh, yes,” said the son. “So, tell me,” said his father. The son said, “Well, we have one dog and they have four. We have a pool in our garden, while they have a river that has no end. We have expensive lanterns (灯), but they have stars above their heads at night. We have only a small piece of land to live on, while they have the endless fields. We buy our food, but they grow theirs. We have high walls around our houses to protect us, but they don’t need walls, because their friends will protect them.”The father had nothing to say. Then the boy added, “Thank you, Dad, for letting me see how poor we are.” 26. The father wanted to show his son ________.A. how people on the farm worked B. how poor people were on the farmC. how beautiful the farm wasD. how far it was from the city to the farm27. How often did they go to the farm?A. Once a week. B. Twice a month.C. Every year. D. The writer doesn’t tell us.28. When the father asked the son how the trip was, the son thought it ________.A. great B. tiringC. terrible D. boring 29. According to the boy, people on the farm can see ________ at night.A. expensive lanterns B. a lot of cars C. stars above their heads D. many horses 30. Which of the following is TRUE, according to the passage?A. The boy was from a very poor family.B. The father and the son spent several weeks on a farm.C. People on the farm have high walls around their houses. D. The boy thought that people on the farm lived a happy life.B
Ironing a shirt is easy to learn. Just follow the steps in this short guide (指南), and you’ll learn how to iron your shirt properly with the help of the video. The most important thing is this: don’t try to iron a dry shirt.
● Get ready
You will need an iron, an ironing board and a bottle of water. Place the shirt on the ironing board. You can iron in whatever order you like, but most people like to start at the top — the collar. Have a bottle of water ready. Spray (喷) it onto the shirt to make it easier to iron.
● Do the ironing
First, iron the inside of the collar. Second, turn the collar over and iron the other side. Third, iron the back shoulders of the shirt. Fourth, iron the cuffs. Iron the inside, then the outside of the cuffs. Fifth, iron the sleeves. Sixth, iron the back of the shirt. Finally, iron the front of the shirt. Do one side, and then do the other side.
● Dry the shirt
Check your shirt and iron it again if you need to. Now put your shirt on a hanger and let it dry.
31. What’s the most important thing if you want to iron a shirt?
A. Have a bottle of water ready.
B. Don’t try to iron a dry shirt.
C. Wash your shirt carefully.
D. Place the shirt on the ironing board.
32. You will need all of the following things EXCEPT ________ before you iron a shirt.
A. a ruler B. an iron
C. an ironing board D. a bottle of water
33. Most people like to start with ironing ________ of a shirt.
A. the sleeves B. the back shoulders
C. the cuffs D. the collar
34. How many steps are there to do the ironing, according to this guide?
A. Five. B. Six.
C. Seven. D. Eight.
35. The writer tells us it’s easy to learn how to iron a shirt by ________.
A. reading a book B. watching a video
C. listening to the radio D. reading the newspaper
The first day of school, our professor introduced an old lady Rose to us.
“Why are you in college at such an age?” I asked her. She replied, “I always dreamed of having a college education and now I’m getting one!” We became friends quickly.
At the end of the term I invited Rose to make a speech to our football team. I’ll never forget what she taught us. She said, “There are some secrets of staying young and being happy. You have to laugh and find humor every day. You must have a dream. When you lose your dreams, you will die. There is a huge difference between growing old and growing up. Anybody can grow older. That doesn’t need any talent or ability. To grow up, you must always find the opportunity in change. Have no regrets. The people who are afraid of death are those with regrets.”
At the end of the year, Rose finished her college. One week after graduation, Rose died peacefully in her sleep. We would always remember the great woman.
36. From the passage, we can learn that Rose ________.
A. went to college at an old age
B. became a professor later
C. once worked in a hospital
D. died before college graduation
37. At the end of the term the writer invited Rose to ________.
A. go to a party B. play football
C. make a speech D. write a book
38. The underlined word “talent” in the third paragraph means “________” in Chinese.
A. 训练 B. 方法
C. 途径 D. 才能
39. If you want to stay young and be happy, ________, according to Rose.
A. never grow up
B. don’t be afraid of death
C. have a dream and never lose it
D. don’t find the opportunity in change
40. What is the best title of the passage?
A. Laughing every day
B. Never too old to learn
C. Growing old and growing up
D. How to stay young and being happy
注意事项： 1. 第 II卷共4页，用钢笔或圆珠笔直接答在试卷上。 2. 答卷前将密封线内的项目填写清楚。
33-year-old spacewoman Wang Yaping made history — she is China’s first teacher in space.
Wang Yaping taught Chinese primary and middle school students on Earth physics problems in the zero-gravity environment (失重环境). She prepared for the lecture for a long time.
Wang, born in January 1980, is from east China’s Shandong Province. She was a pilot in the People’s Liberation Army Air Force (空军) with experience of 1,600 hours of flying.
The world’s first teacher in space was Christa McAuliffe, a 37-year-old middle school teacher from the United States, but the Space Shuttle Challenger (挑战者号) disintegrated (崩裂) after 73 seconds into flight on Jan.28, 1986. McAuliffe and other six members were killed.
“Wang’s lecture was a pleasant surprise, ” said Zhang Xiaoguang, an astronaut (宇航员) in the three members of Shenzhou-10 spacecraft. “________________________(她无论做什么都很优秀). Sometimes we’d like to give her a helping hand, but she just would not take the hand in help,” said Nie Haisheng.
Like many young Chinese people, Wang likes photography, music and basketball. She said, “We are all students in facing the universe (宇宙). We are looking forward to joining our young friends to learn and explore the mystical (神秘的) and beautiful universe.”
41. Who did Wang Yaping give the lecture to on physics problems in space?
42. What was Christa McAuliffe?
43. She ______________ ______________ in whatever she does.
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Last Monday, my husband and I 46 some time in the park next to our house. We often went to this 47 and we knew there were some homeless people. They sometimes stayed 48 the benches (长椅). We brought along some apples, oranges and a few bottles of water to share with them. I felt great happiness 49 I watched them eating our things. They said it was a big dinner for them and it was the luckiest day for them in their lives.
Among them, there 50 a homeless boy Bruce. He was about eight years old and he lost 51 parents in a car accident, 52 he couldn’t go to school. When I asked him, “Do you like to school?” He said yes. We decided to take him 53 and let him go to school. The boy was happy to live 54 us.
From that day on, little Bruce became our son and went to school 55 .
46. __________ 47. __________ 48. __________ 49. __________ 50. __________
51. __________ 52. __________ 53. __________ 54. __________ 55. __________
Yu Bing: Hi, Mark! Have you watched the TV news this morning?
Mark: No. (56) ________________?
Yu Bing: Flight (航班) MH370 from Malaysia (马来西亚) to China disappeared last night.
Mark: (57) ________________ How many passengers are there?
Yu Bing: (58) ________________ Many countries are now searching for MH370, and yet we have no idea what happened to it.
Mark: (59) ________________
Yu Bing: We are looking forward to finding the missing flight earlier.
Mark: (60) ________________
A. What’s going on?
B. Don’t worry.
C. It’s hard to believe！
D. I hope so.
E. I’m sorry to hear that.
F. There are 239 people on board.
G. It doesn’t matter.
56. ______ 57. _______ 58. _______ 59. _______ 60. _______
假如你是王昆，你的美国网友Tom对中国的传统节日“春节”非常感兴趣，请你以“My Favorite Festival”为题，写一封E-mail.，给他做一介绍。
3．提示：the Spring Festival, traditional, get together, clean up, be dressed in…
△Subject: My Favorite Festival From: Wang Kun
英语试题(A)参考答案及评分标准 第I卷 （选择题 共55分） 一 ～ 二、（满分55分） 1—5 BCAAC 6—10 ABDDC 11—15 BACBD 16—20 ACDBA21—25 BDCAD 26—30 BDACD 31—35 BADCB 36—40 ACDCB 【评分说明】 1．1—25小题，每小题1分，满分25分； 2．26—40小题，每小题2分，满分30分； 3．凡与本答案不符者不得分。 第II卷（非选择题 共45分） 三、任务型阅读（满分10分） 41. (She gave a lecture to) Chinese primary and middle school students. 42. (She was) a middle school teacher (from the United States). 43. is excellent 或 does well 44. 在宇宙面前我们都是学生。 45. China’s first teacher in space.【评分说明】 1．本题每小题2分，回答问题用完整的句子或短语均可； 2．以上仅提供了参考答案，凡答案符合题意，又无语法错误的都给分； 3．答案有语法错误的，每个扣0.5分，每小题扣完2分为止。 四、综合填空（满分10分） 46. spent 47. park 48. on 49. when 50. was 51. his 52. so 53. home 54. with 55. happily【评分说明】 1．本题每小题1分； 2．所填单词与本答案相符，但有语法或拼写错误的，每个扣0.5分。 五、情景交际（满分5分） 56—60 AEFCD【评分说明】 1．每小题1分； 2．凡与本答案不符者不得分。 六、书面表达（满分20分） 参考范文： The Spring Festival is the most important traditional festival to the Chinese people. Several days before the new year, we begin to prepare for it. My parents buy meat, fish and vegetables. Houses are cleaned up.On the eve of the new year, the whole family get together and have a big dinner. After the meal we watch “the Spring Evening” on TV until twelve o’clock. On the first day of the new year, each of us is dressed in new clothes. When meeting others outside, we say “Happy New Year” to each other. We pay new year calls to friends and relatives. That day my parents and relatives give “Red-bags” (money) to us children. All of us have a great time.【评分说明】 1、本题为半开放性试题，所提供范文仅供参考；在符合题目要求的前提下，允许考生自由发挥。 2、本题共20分，评分可分为四个档次： 第一档：符合本题写作要求，短文通顺完整，基本没有语法、拼写错误，书写工整，得17—20分； 第二档：符合本题写作要求，短文基本通顺完整，有少量语法、拼写错误，书写较工整，得13—16分；第三档：基本符合本题写作要求，但短文不够通顺完整，语法、拼写错误较多，书写不工整，得10—12分； 第四档：通篇语句不通，表达不清，且书写非常潦草，得1--6分。