1.It is important that Xiao Li the meeting with other students tomorrow morning.
2.The doctors decisively stopped using that medicine it did further damage to the patient's liver.
4.Don't be so strict with Bob.He is only a old child.
5.Look!The flag is now,showing the ceremony has already started.
7.Some of the methods in the book are really useful while some are useless.
8.Under no circumstances go out without wearing a mask since Covid-19 is still spreading.
to look for the lost dog in the countryside.
9.In terms of the final exam,I'd prefer writing a term paper an examination.
A.to take B.to taking C.than take D.than taking
10.My teacher asked me I could come next Tuesday to help grade the final-exam papers.
A.after B.if C.that D.what
11.1 didn't buy any of the three books recommended by the salesgirl because I found interesting.
A.either of them B.both of them
C.neither of them D.none of them
12.You know yesterday's class is very important.You really shouldn't have been from it.
A.absent B.escaped C.free D.learning
13.Do you know you speak English with a strong?
A.sound B.accent C.pronunciation D.voice
14.A farm house was by some burglars last night and a lot of treasures were stolen.
A.broken away B.broken out C.broken off D.broken into
15.This is Jian Guo Bridge,which was named Zhao Jianguo by the local people for what he had done for them.
A.by B.for C.after D.from
16.If you to see my brother tomorrow,would you please ask him to give me a call?
A.ask B.allow C.long D.happen
17.To tell you the truth,the house rd like to have should be modem,comfortable,and.in
a quiet neighborhood with few dogs.
A.above all B.after all C.in all D.at all
18.Having no money but anyone to know it,the old man had to say that he had already had dinner.
A.not want B.not wanting C.wanted not D.wanting no
19.That naughty boy said that he just enjoyed people who are shy and reserved.
A.tease B.teases C.teasing D.teased
20.1 see the tension in their eyes when exams are approaching and papers are.
A.due B.clean C.mature D.complete
Many years ago,the Emperor of China was told that a foreign king was preparing to send hundreds of ships to attack him and seize his land.The Emperor was a very clever man.He was not afraid of the King but he knew that many men would die if the foreign king came to attack China.
The Emperor told his Chief Minister,“Find the oldest men in my land.Put them on a boat.Dig up some trees carefully and plant them in large boxes so that they are still growing.Find some rusty needles and put them on the boat with the trees.When everything is ready,tell me."
The Chief Minister obeyed the Emperor.When everything was ready,the Emperor spoke to the old men and then told them to sail to the King's country.After three weeks,the old men arrived at the capital of the King's land and were taken to his palace.
“Good,”said the King when he saw the old men.T am going to attack China.You've just come from there.Tell me where it is and how long the voyage will take me.”
One of the old men said,"The voyage will take many years.When we left China,we were young men.We brought spears with us but now look at them—ust like rusty needles.We planted seeds in these boxes when we sailed from our country,but now the seeds have become big trees.”
The King went to the ship and looked at the needles and the trees.Then he said,T've changed my mind.If I go to attack China,I shall die before we reach it.We'll stay here.”
21.The Emperor tried to stop the King from attacking his country because.
A.he did not prepare for a war with the King
B.he was afraid of the King and his army
C.he cared much about his people's lives
D.he was unhappy about being attacked
22.The old men took with them several things on the boat EXCEPT.
A.trees B.needles C.boxes D.seeds
23.If the boat left China on the 10th of March,when did it reach the King's land?
A.On March 31st.B.31 years later.C.21 years later.D.On March 21st.
24.The Emperor's real purpose was to make the King believe that actually.
A.the old men were young men
B.the distance was long
C.the needles were spears
D.the trees used to be seeds
25.Many Chinese people escaped being killed in the end because.
A.the Emperor was too old
B.the Emperor was timid
C.the King was foolish
D.the King was very clever
There are different ideas about pets in different parts of the world.In most cultures,animals have an inferior position to human beings.In some instances,however,people treat their pets like their families.In the United States and Europe,where pets are very popular,there are special shops that sell clothing and food fbr cats and dogs.
In many countries of the world,there is special food for pets.It is common fbr supermarkets in many places to sell cat and dog food.Therefore,in Nice,France,there is a special restaurant fbr dogs.Dogs are the only customers.There is seating fbr twenty of them.On the menu,there is a sausage dish,a turkey dish,etc.In the United States,a cat named Kitty Cat who got one hundred
dollars when her owner died can afford to go to any restaurant she chooses.Besides,the owner left Kitty Cat a beautiful house to live in.
Of course,in most parts of the world,pets don't live such a good life.There is a more practical use of pets.People own cats and dogs because they keep away mice and other unwanted animals.Certainly,owners generally have some affectionate（真挚的）feelings for their pets.
26.According to the passage,cats and dogs are very popular in.
A.China B.Korea C.France D.Japan
27.What is special about a restaurant in Nice,France?
A.Dogs are the only customers in the restaurant.
B.Sausage and turkey dishes are for takeout only.
C.There are only two seats in the restaurant.
D.The restaurant sells cats and dogs only.
28.Kitty Cat got a beautiful house to live in because.
A.she was beautiful
B.her owner left it to her
C.her owner hated it
D.she was very young
29.What is a more practical use of pets for most people?
A.To help drive away unwanted animals.
B.To improve their training skills.
C.To look for more companions.
D.To enjoy walking animals.
30.From the last paragraph,we know the owners of pets generally.
A.allow them to enjoy their life
B.use them to keep guests away
C.buy clothing and food fbr them
D.have a deep love fbr them
The Land of Big Rocks is a well-known place of interest.It is in Monument Valley in Arizona,which is 40 miles long and 50 miles wide.A stretch of red sand floor meets your eyes.Everywhere tall rocks rise straight up into the sky.You will be surprised to see that the rocks seem to move about,because the light of day,ever changing,makes them seem to move.
As you study the great rocks,they seem to turn into strange shapes.Some look like tall monuments or buildings.Others make you think of cocks,rabbits,witches,mules,and babies.One rock looks like a resting lion.Another rock looks like a man's hand.It is fun to try to see