1.[单选题]The telephone （ ） connect you to the absent.|
A.used to B.using to C.are used D.are used to
2.[单选题]The park was filled with people （ ） on their cell phones.
A.to talk B.talked C.talk D.talking
3.[单选题]The retired couple （ ）a rich and colorful life.
4.[单选题]There are also phrases that （ ） like invitations but in fact are not.
5.[单选题]She （ ） catch the bus every morning, but now she rides with her fiancée.
B.is used to
D.was used to
6.[单选题]We decided to （ ）their kind help.
7.[单选题]Please don’t get addicted （ ）smoking.
8.[单选题]John sold most of his belongings. He has scarcely （ ）left in the house.
9.[单选题]His wife got （ ） the bird onto her fork and tasted it.
A.a piece of
10.[单选题]---“That man （ ） at the bus stop for the last half hour.” ---“Shall I tell him that the last bus （ ）”?
A.has stood … has already gone
B.has been standing… has already been
C.is standing… has already gone
D.has been standing…has already gone
11.[阅读理解]During the 19th century, scientists found that when certain parts of the brain of a person were hurt, he would lose the power of doing certain things. And so people thought that each part of the brain does a different job. But modem research discovered that this is not so, for it is not easy to show exactly what each part of the brain does.In the past fifty years there has been a great increase in the amount of research done on the brain. Scientists have found out the way the brain works is not so simple as people in general may think. Chemists fell us that about 100,000 chemical changes take place in the brain every second. Some recent researches also suggest that we can remember everything that happens to us. We, may not be able to think of the things we have heard and seen, but it is kept there in the storehouse (宝库) of the human brain. Earlier scientists thought that is not true. As long as the brain is given plenty of exercise, it keeps its power.It has been proved that an old person who has always been active in the mind has a quicker mind than a young person who has only done physical work without using much of his brain.
1In the 19th century, scientist found that a person would lose the power to do certain things（ ）.
A.when he got weaker in health
B.if certain parts of his brain were hurt
C.after he did a quite different job
D.when he grew older
2Scientists today are still unable to show exactly（ ）.
A.what each part of the brain is doing
B.how many chemical changes take place in the brain each second
C.whether each part of the brain does the same job
D.which part of the brain is the most important
3It has been found that one's brain usually works（ ）。
A.faster when he is old
B.a little now and a little then
C.in a very simple way
D.without any rest all day long
4Which of the following is NOT true according to the text? （ ）
A.Scientists are working hard at the researches on the brain.
B.As many as six million chemical changes take place in the brain every minute.
C.A young man doing physical labor is sure to have a much slower mind.
D.Even an old man may have a quick mind if his brain is given much exercise.
5The more work we give to our brains（ ）.
A.the less result we will gain
B.the more work they are able to do
C.the weaker their power will get
D.the more tired they will feel
12.[主观题]She retired to Florida and still led a busy life.
13.[主观题]Many of the small towns in the area are definitely worth visiting.
16.[主观题]Directions: This part is to test your ability to do practical writing. You are required to write a Note according to the following instructions given in Chinese. Remember to write the message in no less than 80 words. 要求: 以齐新的名义于2018年5月27日给工商系主任办公室写一张请假条。 请假事由由于患重感冒须卧床休息，不能前来上班，请假一周。附上校医院出具的证明。 说明：请按照请假条的格式和要求写。 Reference words：校医院school clinic