I. Multiple choice(本题共20分，每小题1分)
Choose the best answer from A、B or C according to the meaning of the sentence.
1. Listen! The little girl singing in the room.
A./ B.are C.is
2. I have useful book. It is about how to play basketball.
A. an./ B. a./ C. an.the
3. It is raining outside. Why not ____an umbrella.
A. to take B. take C.taking
4. —The 24th Winter Olympics will be held in China in 2022.
—______good news it is!
A. What B. What a C. How
5. —I found a book in my room. Whose is it?
—Oh， It is ____. Than.
A. me B. my C. mine
6. My younger brother was born ____the night of June21st. He is very cute.
A. in B. on C. at
7. Our country is getting _____. We are proud of it.
A. more and more strong B.strong and strong C.stronger and stronger
8. Today is my cousin’s ____birthday. I am going to his birthday party tonight.
A. nineteenth B. the nineteenth C. nineteen
9.—Books are our friends. _____do you read books?
—I read books every day.
A. How often B. How soon C. How long
10. A number of visitors _____visiting the West Lake and the number of the visitors _____increasing.
A. are ; is B. is ;are C. are ;are
11. I went to the hospital yesterday. I found a few ____there.
A. man nurses B. men nurse C. men nurses
12. —I want to know if he _____back tomorrow.
—I’ll call you as soon as _____.
A. will come ; will return B. will come ; returns C. comes ; will return
13. —Would you like ____to eat?
A. anything delicious B. delicious anything C. something delicious
14. WeChat () is widely used. _____the young _____the old are interested in it.
A. Either ; or B. Neither ; nor C. Not only ; but also
15. The weather in Qiqihar is colder than ____in Shanghai.
A. those B. it C.that
16. —Someone is knocking at the door, Is it Tom?
—It _____him. He has gone to Beijing.
A. may not be B. can’t be C. mustn’t be
17. —It takes me half an hour _____playing the piano. How about you?