出题人 徐颖烨 审题人 高三英语备课组
1. What do we learn from the conversation?
A. The man will probably go to Canada for his vacation.
B. The man will probably wait until summer to go to Mexico.
C. The man will probably not go to Canada for his vacation.
2. What does the conversation tell us about?
A. He will return from Paris in two weeks. B. He is studying French in Paris.
C. He is having a vacation in Paris.
3. How many pills will the boy take a day?
A. 3 pills. B. 9 pills. C. 4 pills.
4. What can we know about Judy?
A. She came to the party. B. She hasn’t appeared yet.
C. She planned to come but changed her mind later.
5. What is the most probable relationship between the two speakers?
A. Teacher and student. B. Boss and secretary. C. Husband and wife.
6. What do you think the woman is?
A. A librarian. B. A shop assistant. C. A teacher.
7. What is the woman’s suggestion?
A. Buying some books on computers.
B. Borrowing some magazines.
C. Asking some experts for advice.
8. Where is Miss Smith?
A. She is at home. B. She is taking a break.
C. She is attending a meeting.
9. When should Miss Smith call to tell the man whether she will attend the meeting or not?
A. On Thursday. B. Today. C. The day after tomorrow.
10. What number should Miss Smith call?
A. 8028714-246. B. 8029714-246. C. 9028741-426.
11. Who is the woman?
A. Jimmy’s neighbor. B. A policewoman. C. A workwoman in the bank.
12. What time was it when the accident happened?
A. At 2:45. B. At 2:54. C. At 4:25.
13. Who or what was to blame for the accident?
A. The truck driver.
B. The driver of the blue Ford.
C. The traffic lights.
14. Where did the woman find 150?
A. In the street. B. In the shop. C. In the car.
15. What does the man think of the woman?
A. Honest. B. Careful. C. Friendly.
16. Why was the man uncomfortable?
A. The goods were very bad.
B. Someone had stolen his money.
C. He had no money to buy goods.
17. What can we learn from the conversation?
A. The two speakers are wife and husband.
B. The woman got the money handed over.
C. The woman liked the purse she found very much.
18. What did the speaker decide to do when the train fares went up?
A. To hire a car. B. To buy a motorcycle.
C. To hire a motorcycle.
19. How much of time does the speaker save on the journey now than he used to?
A. An hour. B. Half an hour. C. One and half hours.
20. What doesn’t the speaker have to worry about now compared with before?
A. Traffic signals. B. Traffic jams. C. Traffic regulations.
UK Cottages Available for Christmas and New Year
Borth Cottage, Abersoch, North Wales
Borth Cottage is a great coastal cottage. Here are also open fires and a family games room. Enjoy long coastal walks, water skiing and windsurfing, or just sitting in front of the fire with a great book. The kids will be busy exploring the big gardens.
Christmas: ￡6,000 for a week starting on Dec.21
New Year: ￡6,000 for a week starting on Dec.28
Blaenfforest Gramary and Cottage, Carmathenshire, Wales
In the heart of South West Wales’ Teifi Valley, Blaenfforest offers new self-catering accommodation in The Gramary and The Cottage, Underfloor heating and wood burning stoves ensure winter visitors are kept warm and dogs are welcome.
Christmas: A week starting on Dec.22, ￡360 for The Cottage, ￡685 for The Gramary
Hembury Court, East Devon
Hembury Court offers five-star big cottages located around a courtyard. A group of 17 can book the entire place and enjoy the use of facilities including round barns for games, activities and a party on New Year's Eve. There's also a hot club and fitness suite with rural views.
New year: Dec.28 to Jan.2, special offers of ￡4,250 instead of ￡4,650 for up to 17 people.
Dozmary Pool Barn, Bodmin, Cornwall
This newly rebuilt barn overlooks wild and remote Dozmary Pool. The house is warm and modern inside and furnished to the highest standards. It has three double the bedrooms, an open sitting room, a dining area and a kitchen with a wood-burning stove. There’re two places overlooking the lake, a great sport for birdwatchers and water enthusiasts.
Christmas and New Year: ￡911 for a week
21. Which would you choose if you want to go on holiday with a pet dog?
A. Borth Cottage
B. Hembury Court
C. Dozmary Pool Barn
D. Blaenfforest Gramary and Cottage
22. How much should a group of 17 people pay at least to be on holiday in Hembury Court?
A. ￡1,045 B. ￡4,250 C. ￡4,650 D. ￡6,000
23. What is the common characteristic of these four places?
A. They’re of the same price.
B. They belong to Britain.
C. They’re located on the seaside.
D. They can be rented on Christmas day.
Ever happened to have a stranger looking at you with eyes full of anger out of the blue?
It was painful and confusing, but sure a great lesson. First thing that passed through my mind was that it must be a misunderstanding, such a look was not meant for me, but later I saw the old lady’s face changing every time she saw me, at least seven times, no more doubt that she was very angry with me.
I was confused, shocked, and near anger, my brains were spinning, trying to figure out how’s and why’s but somehow managed to not show it on my face. Went home, slept a night over it and decided that I have to find a way to make peace with this lady.
The very next day I bought some nice chocolate praying to see her again and when I caught sight of her, went straight to her and apologized telling her “I am so very sorry if I angered you, I had no such intention, please accept my apologizes”, and handled her the chocolate. Surprised, she told me not to mind her, and apologized