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西藏日喀则市南木林高级中学 2017-2018 学年高二英语下学期期中试 题
注意事项: 1、本试题全部为笔答题,共 10 页,满分 100 分,考试时间 120 分钟。 2、答卷前将密封线内的项目填写清楚,密封线内禁止答题。 3、用钢笔或签字笔直接答在试卷(或答题纸上)。 4、本试题为闭卷考试,请考生勿将课本进入考场。 一、阅读理解 (28 分,每题 2 分) A THYSSEN ELEVATORS is one of the leading elevator companies in the world with more than 120 branch companies around the globe. GUANGDONG THYSSEN ELEVATORS LTD. in Zhongshan produces high-quality elevators. We are offering the following positions : ● Plant Manager Excellent Senior Engineer with experience in this field to manage our plant in Zhongshan ● Senior Engineers ( Mechanical and Electrical) For production and Engineering Department, good command of Internet ● Junior positions For those who wish for success ● One purchaser(购货员) Preferably with experience in a mechanical engineering company and international markets ● Cost Accountant(会计) 5 years experience in mechanical factory costing, good knowledge in Office 95, CET level. For these senior level Positions, we expect preferably a university degree or an excellent job Record. 3-5 years of experience on the job and good command of English. If you are ready to work with us, we will offer attractive salary packet and bright future. THYESSEN GUANDONG THYESSEN ELEVATORS LTD LONGCHAN HUANCHENG Zhongshan (5284655 ) Guangdong Province (1) Secretary ● University graduate ● Good at English speaking, writing & translating ● Good PC knowledge and typing skill ● Pleasant character with good personal skill (2) Accountants ● College or university graduate ● Good command of English and PC operation ● Work experience
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(3) Production Trainees ● College or university graduate ● Food engineering/machinery or chemistry ● Good command of English ● 1-2 years experience in food factory ● Leadership ability and PC knowledge (4)Production workers ● Polytechnic school(中专) graduate ● Food technology or chemistry ● Knowledge of basic English ● 1-2 years experience in food factory NESTLE DONGGUAN NESTLE COMPANY LTD 1.If you don’t know how to use a computer, you had better ask for the position of ________. A. a secretary in NESTLE B. a production worker in NESTLE C. a senior engineer in THYSSEN D. a cost accountant in THYSSEN 2.From the passage we can learn that ________ . A. THYSSEN is a successful company with many branches B. NESTLE is a company only producing chemical products C. NESTLE asks for good command of English in every position D. THYSSEN needs a senior sales manager to sell its products in Asia 3.As a graduate from university this year, you can probably get a job as ________. A. a cost accountant in THYSSEN B. a purchaser in THYSSEN C. a secretary in NESTLE D. an accountant in NESTLE B Whitney Elizabeth Houston (August 9, 1963—February 11, 2012)was an American singer, actress, producer and a former model. Often referred to as the “Queen of Pop”or simply “the Voice”. Houston was the most awarded female actress of all time. According to Guinness World Record 22American Music Awards, among a total of 415 career award as of 2010. Houston was also one of the world’s best-selling music artists, artists, having sold over 170 million albums and singles worldwide. Born in what was then a middle-income neighborhood in New Jersey, Houston began singing in a junior gospel choir at age 11.After she began performing alongside in night clubs in New York City, she was discovered by Arista Records head Clive Davis, who had an impact on her as a singer and performer. Houston was the only artist to chart seven consecutive(连续) No. 1 Billboard Hot 100 hits. She was the second artist behind Elton John and the only female artist to nave two number-one Billboard 200 Album awards on the Billboard magazine year-end charts. How Will I Know enthralled her fans and audience and even several

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African-American female artists to follow in her footsteps. Houston's first acting role was as the star of the feature film The Bodyguard (1992). The film’s original soundtrack won the 1994 Grammy Award for Album of the Year. Its lead single, I Will Always Love You became the best-selling single by a female artist in music history. Three years after the release of her fourth studio album. My Love Is Your Love (1998), she renewed her recording contract with Arista Records. She released her fifth studio album. Just Whitney, in 2002, and the Christmas-themed One Wish: The Holiday Album in 2003. In 2009. Houston released her seventh and final studio album. I Look to You. Houston died of causes yet to be determined on February 11,2012. Later this year her film Sparkle will be released into theaters. 4 . Which of the following statements about Whitney Elizabeth Houston is TRUE according to the passage? A.She was born in a very wealthy family in New Jersey. B.Her last film Sparkle was released before her death. C.She was regarded as the most-awarded female actress of all time. D.The reason why Houston died has been confirmed. 5.The following topics related to Whitney Elizabeth Houston are mentioned EXCEPT her . A.awards B.films C.influence D.family life 6.The underlined word “enthralled” in Paragraph 3 probably means “ ”. A.allowed B.attracted C.developed D.puzzled 7.What is the author’s main purpose in writing the passage? A.To call on us to learn from Whitney Elizabeth Houston. B.To tell us the truth of Whitney Elizabeth Houston’s death. C.To tell us the truth of Whitney Elizabeth Houston’s singer. D.To describe some negative sides of Whitney Elizabeth Houston. C A factory tour this summer! Here are some great ones to consider. The Jelly Belly Bean Company Fairfield, CA At this working factory, guests can watch the process of making this famous candy. Have lunch at the Visitor Center Café, where you can order a jelly bean-shaped pizza or hamburger! It is located an hour north of San Francisco. There’s no admission charge for the 40-minute walking tour. Tours are given most days from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm, but come during a weekday to see the candy Louisville Slugger Baseball Bat Museum Louisville, KY See how each bat is carefully carved out at this family-favorite factory tour. Tour visitors leave with a miniature bat souvenir and personalized bats can be ordered when you arrive and picked up before you leave. Adult tickets are $9. Child tickets are $4. Ages five and under are free. It opens at 9:00 am Mondays through Saturdays. Check the website for

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making in process.

specific days and times.

E-One Fire Truck Factory Ocala, FL Take this walking tour of a plant in Florida and see for yourself the technology and skill required to build these emergency vehicles. Tours are offered Monday to Friday, at 9:00 am and 11:00 am. Prices are $8 for adults and $6 for children. Kids under 6 are not permitted on the tour for safety reasons. Reservations are required for all tours. Please call 352-861-3524 to schedule a tour. Firefighters can tour for free!

Crayola Crayon Company Easton, PA No, this isn’t the actual place where the waxy rainbows are made. But it’s an even-better visitor center where families can not only see how crayons are made, but can explore and use various Crayola art tools and products. Kids can use the latest Crayola products to create masterpieces on site. The visitor center is open most days from 9:30 am to 3:00 pm. The online calendar shows special hours, themes, and daily activities. Tickets are $9.50 each.

8.Which of the following is true about the Jelly Belly Bean Company? A. Three meals are prepared for you. B. It is open every day. C. You have to spend some money visiting it. D. It lies north of San Francisco. 9.If a five-year-old boy and his parents visit Louisville Slugger Baseball Bat Museum, they have to pay ______. A. $22 B. $17 C. $18 D. $13 10.The factory tour this summer involves ______. A. politics, economics, science and culture B. diet, sports, traffic and art C. history, literature, education and custom D. health, invention, astronomy and car D There is no doubt that to study abroad gives you an excellent opportunity to learn things which are very helpful in your career building. Today, Canada has earned a good name in providing quality education and safe healthy environment for its students. That is why more than 130,000 international students enroll(注册) every year in famous Canadian universities. It is an ideal education destination and gives students a unique experience of education and its versatile (多样的) arts and culture. Canada
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spends a lot on education and is ranked the highest in G-8 countries. To study in Canada is very cost effective. These universities are affordable compared to other universities in the world such as in the US, New Zealand and UK where cost of education and living is very high. According to a survey in 2006, “Canada offered the lowest tuition fees for foreign students compared to UK and Australia.” The low rate of crimes and the peaceful safe environment of the country also attract lots of international students to Canadian universities. Canada has 92 universities and 175 community colleges and university degrees have three levels-Bachelor's, Master's and Doctoral. A Bachelor's degree in Canada is for three or four years' full-time study depending upon the nature of the program you are doing. On the other hand, a Master's degree consists of two years of study. For a Doctoral program in Canadian university, you require a minimum of three to four or sometimes five years of research and study. You can also find many diploma(学位证书) and certification (证明) programs in Canadian universities where the time is generally one year. Some of the Canadian universities are well-regarded worldwide and the degree and diploma obtained from these Canadian universities are recognized globally and promise bright future. After the completion of studies, a person could also find great job offers in Canada itself. International students require a work permit to work on campus. 11.How long will you spend at least in total if you want to finish your Bachelor's, Master's and Doctoral degrees in Canada? A. 7 years. B. 8 years. C. 9 years. D. 11 years. 12.What advantages does Canada have to attract foreign students according to the passage? ①Quality education. ②Safe environment. ③Versatile culture. ④Bright job future. ⑤High scholarships. ⑥Low tuition fees. A. ①②③④⑥ B. ①②④⑤⑥ C. ①②③⑤⑥ D. ①③④⑤⑥ 13.What's the author's attitude towards studying in Canada? A. Oppositive. B. Doubtful. C. Supportive. D. Not mentioned. 14.What's the best title for the passage? A. Canadian culture B. The life in Canada C. Study in Canada — a unique Experience D. Benefits of studying Abroad 二、完形填空(30 分,每题 1.5 分) Angelina Jolie says she has a really wonderful time with her partner Brad Pitt, who is an American actor and film producer—and that’s why they’re still together! Jolie ____ six children with the actor.She was ____ by America’s Parade magazine if their children are the ____ she and Brad stay together. “The children certainly tie us together,but a relationship won’t ___ if it’s only about the kids,” Jolie replied.“You also must be really interested in each other and have a really,really wonderful,____ time together.We do.Brad and I ____ being together.We enjoy it.We need it ,and we____ find that special time.We keep

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connected.We talk about it.It’s very ____ to our family.If Brad and I are strong and happy, then our kids have happy ____ and that’s the best thing we can give them.Brad knows me completely , ____ as I am , every part of me.He loves me.The kids love me.Hopefully I’m giving my children the ____ that they are deeply loved and deeply safe.At the same time we are hopefully ____ their individuality (个性) as they get to know who they are,and not getting in the way of that.That’s why they are six very strong individuals.” The Oscar?winning star showed ____ of helping her children develop their individuality is ____ them to develop their own identities (自我认同感),____ she admitted that she can’t ____ the recent controversy(争论) with Brad when she agreed that her daughter Shiloh could cut her hair short and ____ like a boy.For example, she usually wears a jacket instead of a skirt. Angelina added to ____,“She wants her hair cut like a boy and she wants to be ____ John for a while.Some kids wear caps and want to be Superman and she wants to be like her ___.” 15.A.finds B.teaches C.raises D.hires 16.A.written B.reported C.stopped D.asked 17.A.reason B.intention C.purpose D.result 18.A.break B.hold C.lose D.happen 19.A.boring B.disappointing C.exciting D.surprising 20.A.love B.avoid C.hate D.consider 21.A.never B.seldom C.always D.sometimes 22.A.easy B.different C.far D.important 23.A.parents B.classmates C.relatives D.neighbors 24.A.mostly B.only C.exactly D.simply 25.A.knowledge B.sense C.sight D.view 26.A.changing B.forming C.encouraging D.destroying 27. .A.little B.none C.all D.part 28.A.forcing B.allowing C.warning D.refusing 29.A.and B.though

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C.because 30. .A.remember C.realize 31.A.walk C.eat 32.A.doctors C.readers 33.A.mistaken C.recognized 34.A.brothers C.uncles

D.but B.explain D.understand B.dress D.think B.players D.reporters B.called D.made B.sisters D.aunts 第 II 卷(非选择题)

二、短文改错(10 分,每题 1 分) 35.下面短文中有 10 处语言错误。请在有错误的地方增加、删除或修改某个单词。 增加:在缺词处加一个漏字符号(∧) ,并在其下面写上该加的词。 删除:把多余的词用斜线(\)划掉。 修改:在错的词下划一横线,在该词下而写上修改后的词。 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(人第 11 处起)不计分。 Dear the teachers and schoolmates, it's a great honor for me to be here today and share my experience of learning English with you. I want to learn English good to take good job, so I learn English in some difference ways. In class, I learn new words, useful expressions and grammar and take efforts to understand the texts under the help of our English teacher. After class, you do a lot of exercises prepare for the college entrance examination. I also read news and watch videos on the Internet and from other source. I have a lot of fun specially when learning English with cartoon movies. 三、语法填空(10 分,每题 1 分) March 8 marks the annual International Women’s Day. Around the world, women usually played an unnoticeable role in history. They were often buried with their unknown talents and 36. (amaze) tales. Yet there are still some lucky ones 37. stories have been recorded. LiQingzhao is one of them. 38. (praise) as the “No. 1 talented woman”, Li Qingzhao, a poet from the Song Dynasty (960 - 1279 ),was born in Shandong Province. She was good at poetry, ink painting and calligraphy(书法), and 39. she was most well-known for was her poems, which 40 . (divide) into two contrasting styles reflecting her life as a married woman and a widow. Before her husband ZhaoMingcheng’s 41. (die), her poems were 42. (main) about a carefree and happy life. The keynote turned into a tragic tune after Zhao passed away. 43. ,Li was not a narrow-minded woman. Apart 44. expressing feelings and experiences of women, she also wrote poems praising war 45. (hero) and criticizing the corrupt and weak emperor and royals. One of her most famous poems is “Born as an outstanding

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soul, even die as a hero among spirits”. As an example of female patriot, Li has a great effect on modem women literature. 四、作文(22 分) 46.假设你是李华,在美国学习期间寄住在 Mr. White 家里,现在刚回到国内。回国后你发 现自己的一本笔记本遗忘在他家,因此给他写一封信,请他帮助寄回笔记本。信的主要内容 如下: * 感谢 Mr. White 在美国对自己的帮助。 * 忘带回一本笔记本。 * 笔记本里记录有上课的听课内容,非常珍贵。 * 自己支付邮资。 注意:l. 词数 100 左右。 2. 可适当增加细节,以使行文连贯。 3. 参考词汇:邮资:postage Dear Mr. Brown, I’m now safely back home. ___________________________________________________________________________ ___________________________________________________________________________ ___________________________________________________________________________ Yours, Li Hua 精品推荐 强力推荐 值得拥有

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