会宁一中 2015 届高三第七次周末轮考

standing for hours in the November heat and thought I must be hungry. I was doubtful as a young girl but he assured (使……放心) me I was safe,and he also offered to help me find a lift home afterwards. When we arrived at his house,he made us sandwiches. After lunch,he helped me find a lift home. Twenty five years later,in 2003,while I was driving to a nearby town one day, I saw an elderly man standing in the glaring heat ,trying to hitch a ride. I thought it was another chance to repay someone for the favour I'd been given decades earlier. I pulled over and picked him up. I made him comfortable on the back seat and offered him some water. After a few moments of small talk,the man said to me,“You haven't changed a bit,even your red hair is still the same.” I couldn't remember where I'd met him. He then told me he was the man who had given me lunch and helped me find a lift all those years ago. It was Gordon. 1. The author had to hitch a ride one day in 1978 because ______. A.her work delayed her trip to Sydney B.she was going home for her holidays C.the town was far away from Sydney D.she missed the only train back home 2. Which of the following did Gordon do according to Paragraph 2? A.He helped the girl find a ride. B.He gave the girl a ride back home. C.He bought sandwiches for the girl. D.He watched the girl for three hours. 3. The reason why the author offered a lift to the elderly man was that ______. A.she realized he was Gordon B.she had known him for decades C.she was going to the nearby town
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本试卷分第Ⅰ卷(选择题)和第Ⅱ卷(非选择题)两部分。 考生作答时, 将答案做在答题卡上, 在本试卷上答题无效(如果有机读卡,I 卷涂机读卡)。考试结束后,保留试卷,只交答题 卡。 注意事项: 1.答题前,考生务必先将自己的学校、班级、学号、姓名、考号和座位号填写在答题卡 和机读卡上。 2.用 2B 铅笔涂机读卡,用 0.5 毫米的黑色中性(签字)笔答题、字体工整、笔迹清楚。 3.请按照题号在规定的区域内作答,超出答题区域答题无效。 4.保持答题卡面清洁,不折叠,不破损。

第一部分 阅读理解(共两节,满分 40 分) 第一节(共 15 个小题;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、D 中,选出最佳选项。

A In 1978,I was 18 and was working as a nurse in a small town about 270 km away from Sydney, Australia. I was looking forward to having five days off from duty. Unfortunately,the only one train a day back to my home in Sydney had already left. So I thought I'd hitch a ride (搭便车). I waited by the side of the highway for three hours but no one stopped for me. Finally,a man walked over and introduced himself as Gordon. He said that although he couldn't give me a lift,I should come back to his house for lunch. He noticed me


D.she wanted to repay the favour she once got 4. What does the author want to tell the readers through the story? A.Giving sometimes produces nice results. B.Those who give rides will be repaid. C.Good manners bring about happiness. D.People should offer free rides to others. B It happened to me recently. I was telling someone how much I had enjoyed reading Barack Obama's Dreams From My Father and how it had changed my views of our President. A friend I was talking to agreed with me that it was, in his words, “a brilliantly(精彩地)written book”.However,he then went on to talk about Mr. Obama in a way which suggested he had no idea of his background at all. I sensed that I was talking to a book liar. And it seems that my friend is not the only one. Approximately two thirds of people have lied about reading a book which they haven't. In the World Book Day's “Report on Guilty Secrets”,Dreams From My Father is at number 9.The report lists ten books, and various authors, which people have lied about reading, and as I'm not one to lie too often(I'd hate to be caught out),I'll admit here and now that I haven't read the entire top ten. But I am pleased to say that,unlike 42 percent of people,I have read the book at number one,George Orwell's 1984.I think it's really brilliant. The World Book Day report also has some other interesting information in it. It says that many people lie about having read Jane Austen ,Charles Dickens,Fyodor Dostoevsky (I haven't read him, but haven't lied about it either) and Herman Melville. Asked why they lied,the most common reason was to “impress” someone they were speaking to. This could be tricky if the conversation became more in depth! But when asked which authors they actually enjoy , people named J . K. Rowling, John Grisham, Sophie Kinsella (ah, the big sellers, in other words) . Forty--

two percent of people asked admitted they turned to the back of the book to read the end before finishing the story(I'll come clean:I do this and am astonished that 58 percent said they had never done so). 5. How did the author find his friend a book liar? A.By judging his manner of speaking. B.By looking into his background. C.By mentioning a famous name. D.By discussing the book itself. 6. Which of the following is a “guilty secret” according to the World Book Day report? A.Charles Dickens is very low on the top-ten list. B.42% of people pretended to have read 1984. C.The author admitted having read 9 books. D.Dreams From My Father is hardly read. 7. By lying about reading,a person hopes to ______. A.control the conversation B.appear knowledgeable C.learn about the book D.make more friends 8. What is the author's attitude to 58% of readers? A.Favorable. B.Uncaring. C.Doubtful. D.Friendly. C Given that many people's moods(情绪)are regulated(调节) by the chemical action of chocolate,it was probably only a matter of time before somebody made the
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chocolate shop similar to a drugstore of Chinese medicine. Looking like a setting from the film Charlie& the Chocolate Factory,Singapore's Chocolate Research Facility (CRF) has over 100 varieties of chocolates. Its founder is Chris Lee who grew up at his parents' corner store with one hand almost always in the jar of sweets. If the CRF seems to be a smart idea,that's because Lee is not merely an experienced salesperson but also head of a marketing department that has business relations with big names such as Levi's and Sony. That idea surely results in the imagination at work when it comes to making different flavored(味道)chocolates. The CRF's produce is “green”,made within the country and divided into 10 lines,with the Alcohol Series being the most popular. The Exotic Series—with Sichuan pepper,red bean(豆),cheese and other flavors—also does well and is fun to taste. And for chocolate snobs,who think that they have a better knowledge of chocolate than others,the Connoisseur Series uses cocoa beans from Togo ,Cuba, Venezuela,and Ghana,among others. 9. What is good about chocolate? A.It serves as a suitable gift. B.It works as an effective medicine. C.It helps improve the state of mind. D.It strengthens business relations. 10. Why is Chris Lee able to develop his idea of the CRF? A.He knows the importance of research. B.He learns from shops of similar types. C.He has the support of many big names. D.He has a lot of marketing experience. 11. Which line of the CRF produce sells best? A.The Connoisseur Series. B.The Exotic Series.

C.The Alcohol Series. D.The Sichuan Series. 12. The words “chocolate snobs” in Paragraph 3 probably refer to people who______. A.are particular about chocolate B.know little about cocoa beans C.look down upon others D.like to try new flavors D I got my first driver's license(执照) in 1953 by taking driver education in my first year at Central High School in Charlotte, North Carolina. Four years later when it was time to renew my license I was a married woman. Henry and I were living in Baltimore, Maryland. Two weeks before my 20th birthday, Henry drove me to the motor vehicle office on a hot July afternoon. When I got to the office and showed to the man behind the counter my North Carolina driver's license, ready to renew, the man told me that I was under age by Maryland law since I was not yet 21.“Mr.Henry Smith, your husband, will have to sign for you,” I argued, pointing to a very large belly(肚子) of mine, “I am married. I am having a baby. Why should I have to have someone sign for me to drive?”He answered coldly, “It's the law, madam.” Henry encouraged me to calm down, just go ahead and get the license and be done with it.“No,” I said. I refused to have him sign for me. So I left without a I called the North Carolina Motor Vehicle Office and renewed my NC license by mail—using my name Susan Brown. And thus it was for the next twelve years. Since Henry was in the army I could drive under my home state license. By the time Henry left the army we were once again living in Maryland, and I had to take the Maryland


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driver's exam. Since then I just go in and renew every four years—sign the name Susan Brown, have my new picture taken, 13. Susan got her first driver's license ______. A.before she got married to Henry B.when she was twenty years old C.after she finished high school D.when she just moved to Maryland 14. Susan failed to renew her license the first time in Maryland because ______. A.she was forbidden to drive by Maryland law B.she lacked driving experience in Maryland C.she was to give birth to a baby soon D.she insisted on signing for herself 15. We can infer from the text that in the U.S.______. A.American males should serve in the army B.different states may have different laws C.people have to renew their licenses in their home states D.women should adopt their husbands' family names after marriage
第二节(共 5 个小题;每小题 2 分,满分 10 分) 根据短文内容,从短文后的选项中选出能填入空白处的最佳选项,选项中有两项为多余 项。

By the time I was 12,my grandmother thought I had done such a good job that she promoted me to selling cosmetics(化妆品).I developed the ability to look customers directly in the eye. Even though I was just a kid,women would ask me such things as “ What color do you think I should wear?” I took a real interest in their questions and was able to translate what they wanted into makeup(化妆)ideas. __19__ The job taught me a valuable lesson:to be a successful salesperson,you didn't need to be a rocket scientist—you needed to be a great listener. __20__ Except they are no longer women purchasing cosmetics from me; instead,they are kids who tell me which toys they would like to see designed and developed. A.Later I received 50 cents an hour. B.Before long,she let me sit there by myself. C.I ended up selling a record amount of cosmetics. D.Today I still carry that lesson with me:I listen to customers. E.My grandma's trust taught me how to handle responsibility. F.Soon I found myself looking more beautiful than ever before. G. Watching my money grow was more rewarding than anything I could have bought.

第二部分 英语知识运用(共两节,满分 45 分)
第一节 完形填空(共 20 小题;每小题 1.5 分,满分 30 分)

I was ten when I first sat with my grandmother behind the cashier( 收银台)in her general store. __16__ I quickly learned the importance of treating customers politely and saying “thank you.” At first I was paid in candy. __17__I worked every day after school,and during the summer and on weekends and holidays from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. My father helped me set up a bank account. __18__

阅读下面短文,从短文后各题所给的四个选项(A、B、C、D)中,选出可以填入空白处 的最佳选项。

I used to hate being called upon in class mainly because I didn't like attention drawn to myself. And __21__ otherwise assigned(指定)a seat by the teacher,I always __22__to sit at the back of the classroom. All this __23__after I joined a sports team. It began when a teacher suggested I
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try out for the basketball team. At first I thought it was a crazy__24__ because I didn't have a good sense of balance,nor did I have the__25__ to keep pace with the others on the team and they would tease me. But for the teacher who kept insisting on my “__26__for it”,I wouldn't have decided to give it a try. Getting up the courage to go to the tryouts was only the__27__of it!When I first started__28__ the practice sessions,I didn't even know the rules of the game,much __29__what I was doing. Sometimes I'd get __30__ and take a shot at the wrong direction—which made me feel really stupid. __31__,I wasn't the only one “new” at the game,so I decided to __32__ on learning the game,do my best at each practice session,and not be too hard on myself for the things I didn't __33_ “just yet”. I practiced and practiced. Soon I knew the __34__and the “moves”. Being part of a team was fun and motivating. Very soon the competitive__35__in me was winning over my lack of confidence. With time,I learned how to play and made friends in the __36__—friends who respected my efforts to work hard and be a team player. I never had so much fun! With my __37__ self-confidence comes more praise from teachers and classmates. I have gone from “__38__” in the back of the classroom and not wanting to call attention to myself,__39__ raising my hand—even when I sometimes wasn't 100 percent __40__ I had the right answer. Now I have more self-confidence in myself. 21. 22. 23. 24. A. as A. hoped A. continued A. idea B.until B.agreed B.changed B.plan C.unless C.meant C.settled C.belief D.though D.chose D.started D.saying

25. 26. 27. 28. 29. 30. 31. 32. 33. 34. 35. 36. 37. 38. 39. 40.

A. right A. going A. point A. enjoying A. less A. committed A. Interestingly A. focus A. want A. steps A. role A. process A. expressed A. dreaming A. by A. lucky

B.chance B.looking B.half B.preparing B.later B.motivated B.Fortunately B.act B.do B.orders B.part B.operation B.improved B.playing B.for B.happy 第 II 卷

C.ability C.cheering C.rest C.attending C.worse C.embarrassed C.Obviously C.rely C.support C.rules C.mind C.movement C.preserved C.relaxing C.with C.sure

D.patience D.applying D.basis D.watching D.further D.confused D.Hopefully D.try D.know D.games D.value D.situation D.recognized D.hiding D.to D.satisfied

第二节(共 10 个小题;每小题 1.5 分,满分 15 分) 阅读下面材料,在空白处填入适当的内容(不多于 3 个单词)或括号内单词的正确形式。

Great changes have taken place in the countryside in our country. As a child, I lived in a poor family. The second hand clothes, rain-leaking roof of old house became part of my memory. 41.____ , the worst impression is that I 42.___ (feel) hungry all the time. Sometimes hunger hit me so severely 43.______I regarded dried sweet potato slices as delicious snack. At that time, my dream was getting


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enough to fill my empty stomach . In the early years of the 1980s, as the reform and opening-up policy 44.____ (carry) out, our dream came true. And then, 45.____ dream became clearer and clearer in my mind. I must try my best to escape out of my poor and backward hometown. I worked 46. ______ (hard) at my study than most of my classmates, and , after luckily 47._____ (succeed) in the national college entrance examination, I realized my dream again: after graduation, I became a citizen working in a city. 48._____ the first college graduate out of a remote village, my success set 49.______ example for my folks. They came to realize that schooling is a good way to change one’s fate(命运). In the following years, there were fewer drop-outs and more college graduates in my village, 50.______ I am proud of even today.
第三部分 写作(共两节,满分 35 分) 第一节 短文改错(共 10 小题;每题 1 分,满分 10 分) 假定英语课上老师要求同桌之间交换修改作文,请你修改你同桌写的以下作文。文中共 有十处语言错误,每句中最多有两处。错误涉及一个单词的增加、删除或修改。 增加:在缺词处加一个漏字符号(∧),并在其下面写出该加的词。 删除:把多余的词用斜线划掉(\)。 修改:在错的词下划一横___线,并在其下面写出修改后的词。 注意:1、每处错误及其修改均仅限一词; 2、只允许修改 10 处,多者(从第 11 处起)不计分。

should not be addicted to the Internet, or we'll get our life and study destroying. In addition, we should keep off the harm websites. Anyhow, this doesn't prevent the Internet from becoming our friend.
第二节 书面表达(满分 25 分) 假设你是新华中学高三学生李华,进入高三后你的朋友 William 感到压力很大,学习效 果甚微,请你给他写一封电子邮件,帮助他放松身心,提高学习效率。 内容要点: 1. 快乐学习,保持愉快的心情; 2. 积极参加体育活动,听听歌曲音乐; 3. 多与同学交流,互相鼓励。 注意: 1. 开头和结尾已经为你写好,词数 100 词左右。 2. 可适当增加细节,以使行文连贯。

Dear William, Recently, I have heard that you feel stressed as a student of Senior Three. _________________________________________________________________ _____________________________________________________________________ _____________________________________________________________________ _____________________________________________________________________ _____________________________________________________________________ _____________________________________________________________________ _____________________________________________________________________ Best wishes! Yours, Li Hua

In my view, the Internet is helpful. It is known to all, the Internet is playing important part in our daily life. On the Internet, we can read news home and abroad and got as much informations as we can. We can also attend to the net school and read many books. We can even do shopping online. Besides, your ability to operate the computer can be improved great. So we


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