( )31. It’s _______ hot today. I don’t want to go out to play with you.
A. a little B. little
C. a few D. a bit of
( )32. —How about going swimming this afternoon?
A. I don’t think so B. That’s all right
C. All right D. Sounds good
( )33. He told me that the coat _______ him 100 dollars.
A. spent B. cost
C. paid D. took
( )34. _______ I got up early, _______ I couldn’t catch the first bus.
A. Although; but B. Though; but
C. Although; / D. Though; and
( )35. You look tired. You’d better _______.
A. having a good sleep
B. to have a good sleep
C. have a good rest
D. having a good rest
( )36. —Do you mind my taking this seat?
—_______. It’s for my mother.
A. Not at all
B. Yes, please
C. Of course not
D. Better not
( )37. Excuse me, could you please _______ your cigarette(香烟)?
A. put on B. put off
C. put out D. put up
( )38. Do you often complain _______ homework?
A. with B. about C. for D. at
( )39. —Where is your son? I haven’t seen him for a long time.
—He _______ Beijing.
A. has been to B. has gone to
C. went to D. will go to
( )40. —Let’s go skating, _______?
A. shall we B. will you
C. do you D. can you
( )41. It’s important for us _______.
A. to studying English well
B. studying English good
C. to study English good
D. to study English well
( )42. There are many people _______ in the river.
A. to swim B. are swimming
C. swimming D. swim
( )43. The room is big enough for me _______.
A. to live B. to live in
C. live D. live in
( )44. _______ fine weather it is!
A. What a B. How a
C. What D. How
( )45. I found _______ difficult to work out this question without your help.
A. this B. that
C. it D. its
( )46. —It’s boring to stay at home.
—Why not _______ us to play games?
A. join B. to join
C. joining D. joined
( )47. Don’t _______ when you wait for the bus.
A. cut in line
B. cut in a line
C. stand in line
D. stand in a line
( )48. —Can you come to my office?
—OK. I’ll do it _______.
A. now B. just now
C. at once D. after a while
( )49. I’m sorry, I _______ my homework at home.
A. forgot B. remembered
C. left D. lost
( )50. He has _______ all his money. He has to walk home.
A. finished B. run out of
C. ended D. borrowed
We all cry for water when we are thirsty. But do you know, in very hot, dry 51 , plants also make very low sounds — 52 they are crying for help.
You see, in a plant’s stem there are several
53 “water pipes” that 54 water from soil all the way up to plants to do this. 55 very hot days, plants have to get 56 water that they can get. Scientists have found out that when plants get no water, their “water pipes” will make some noise. When that 57 , the whole plant vibrates(振动) a little.
We all know that healthy plants are 58 . And dry plants are many insects’ favorite and they like to attack(袭击) them. 59 do the insects know which are healthy plants and which are not? Scientists say they may hear the plants “ 60 ”.
( )51. A. day B. weather
C. water D. river
( )52. A. as if B. how
C. what D. if
( )53. A. hundreds B. hundred
C. hundred of D. hundreds of
( )54. A. take B. get
C. have D. bring
( )55. A. On B. In
C. At D. For
( )56. A. a few B. some
C. any D. much
( )57. A. happened B. opened
C. took place D. changed
( )58. A. quietly B. noise
C. quiet D. noisy
( )59. A. What B. How
C. Why D. When
( )60. A. crying B. cry
C. to cry D. cries
A: Hello! You’re Jack’s brother, aren’t you?
B: Yes, I am. My name is Jay.
A: My name is Sam.
B: Hi! Sam. 61
A: We were in the same school.
B: In the same middle school or primary school?
A: The same middle school. What does Jack do now?
A: In our city?
B: No, he is in Japan.
B: He went there last year.
B: Next year.
B: OK, I will.
A. When will he come back?
B. We are good friends.
C. Please call me Sam.
D. Why do you know Jack?
E. He is in college.
F. Please tell me as soon as he comes back.
G. How long has he been there?
The weather is different in different parts of the world. In some places it is dry, and in others is wet. If the weather is too wet, the land will not be better for animals or plants. In wet weather there may be too much rain. The rivers may go over their sides. The water may take the bridge away. If the rivers go over their sides, a lot of people may not have enough food. If there is very dry weather for a long time, the river beds may be dry. In some other parts of the world the weather may be very cold. There may be snow. When it snows, the trees, the buildings and everything looks white. In the winter the days are short and the nights are long. On cold winter nights, when there are no clouds or winds, the sky is very clear. And the moon and stars are very beautiful. People may wear their coats and go out for long walks. When they come back to their houses, they may be happy to have hot coffee and cakes by the fire.
( )66. The weather is _______ in different places.
A. the same B. almost the same
C. different D. hardly different
( )67. There is _______ on wet days.
A. much wind B. much rain
C. much snow D. much cloud
( )68. In winter _______ than that in summer.
A. the nights are longer
B. the days are longer
C. the nights are shorter
D. the days are hotter
( )69. You’d better _______ when you come back in winter.
A. eat a lot of food B. drink hot coffee
C. stay in bed D. have some bread
( )70. In cold winter, people can see _______ everywhere. Everything is white.
A. snow B. rain
C. clouds D. fog
What is your favorite English letter? Many of you may say QQ. Why? Because so many of you chat with your friends on QQ. What do you think about QQ? What do you talk about? I’m a reporter from a newspaper. Here are three people. Let’s listen to what they say.
When do you chat on QQ? What do you chat about?
Lee, Xi’an I’m a middle school student. I like chatting on QQ on weekends. I often talk with my friends about our study and hobbies.
Jack, Shanghai I am a university student. I’m busy during the day. So I like chatting at night. We often talk about some fashion.
Lin, Jiangxi I am a middle school student. I often go on line after school. We talk about our homework, chat and play computer games together.
What do you put on your QQ blog(博客)?
Lee I put good articles I have found online on my blog. I also write articles myself. They are about funny things that have happened in my class.
Jack I put some pictures on my blog. Not my own photos, but pictures from my favorite Japanese cartoons.
Lin I put DV films on my blog. They are from my school sports meeting or my friends’ parties. The most popular one is about my cat. It’s so funny that everyone watches it.
( )71. What are the three people?
A. Doctors. B. Teachers.
C. Students. D. Businessmen.
( )72. When does Lee like chatting on QQ?
A. Every day after school.
B. On Sunday.
C. On weekends.
D. After work.
( )73. What does Jack put on his blog?
A. His articles.
B. Some pictures from cartoons.
C. His photos.
D. DV films.
( )74. Where is Lin from?
A. Shanghai. B. Xi’an.
C. Beijing. D. Jiangxi.
( )75. What are Lee’s articles about?
A. About his class.
B. About his travelling.
C. About his father.
D. About his pet.
76. How many times _______ you _______(be) there?
77. Mr. Chen _______(give) up smoking last year.
78. How _______ she _______(go) to Qingdao yesterday?
79. I _______ _______(not finish) my homework yet.
80. My parents are not in today. How about _______(come) over my home?
81. The vacation is coming. I want to travel to a _______(Europe) country.
82. A 12?鄄year?鄄old girl is the _______(win) in the dancing contest.
83. _______(near) all the students are good at sports in Class 9.
84. There are about 40 _______(wait) in the restaurant.
85. I found it was difficult to fall _______(sleep) last night.
C. 根据首字母提示， 用单词的正确形式补全短文。(5分)
Thank you for a 86 me to your party on Wednesday evening. I am very sorry I can’t go, because I’m r 87 busy on Wednesday. In the morning I have to see a d 88 , because I have a bad toothache. In the afternoon, I have to go my uncle’s home, because my aunt isn’t at home. I have to look after my cousin. In the evening I have to p 89 for a competition. I haven’t seen your parents for a long time. I m 90 them very much.