重庆南开中学初 2014 级九年级上第二阶段测试题 英 语 试 卷
（全卷共九个大题 满分：150 分 第 I 卷（100 分） 考试时间：120 分钟）
I. 听力测试。 （共 30 分） 第一节 情景反应（每小题 1.5 分，共 9 分） 听一遍。根据你所听到的句子，从 A、B、C 三个选项中选出最恰当的答语，并把答题 卡上对应题目的答案标号涂黑。 1. A. Yes , I do . B. No , I don?t . C. Good idea . 2. A. Of course not . B. No , you can?t . C. Yes , please . 3. A. I like English very much . B. By reading aloud . C. It?s hard . 4. A. Since two years ago . B. In 2011 . C. Two years ago . 5. A. Congratulations . B. Where where . C. Thanks . 6. A. I like reading comics . B. I used to like spiders . C. I would like some tea . 第二节 对话理解。 （每小题 1.5 分，共 9 分） 听一遍。根据你所听到的对话和问题，从 A、B、C 三个选项中选出正确答案，并把答 题卡上对应题目的答案标号涂黑。 7. A. At the train station . B. At the bus stop . C. In the airport . 8. A. Because he got up too late . B. Because the bus was broken . C. Because he missed the bus . 9. A. Go to the movie . B. Do his homework . C. Clean up the house . 10. A. At 5:00 . B. At 6:00 . C. At 7:00 . 11. A. Dresses . B. T-shirts . C. Sweaters . 12. A. He thinks 16-year-old students should be allowed to drive . B. He thinks 16-year-old students shouldn?t be allowed to drive . C. He thinks 16-year-old students are old enough to drive . 第三节 短文理解。 （每小题 1.5 分，共 12 分） 听两遍。根据你所听到的短文内容，从 A、B、C 三个选项中选出正确答案并把答题卡 上对应题目的答案标号涂黑。 A 13. People in Poland like to spend Christmas with __________ . A. their friends B. no one C. their families 14. There are __________ kinds of food on the table for Christmas Eve supper . A. 12 B. 20 C. 10 15. They have to taste（尝）all the food on Christmas Eve because __________ . A. they want to know what food they eat on the table B. they wish to have good luck in the next year by doing it C. if they do it , the cook will be happy 16. The children find gifts __________ . A. at the end of their beds B. in the dining room
C. under the Christmas tree B 17. The boys and the girls in America wear __________ . A. their own clothes B. the same jackets C. school uniforms 18. The old man was in __________ . A. Washington B. New York C. Atlanta 19. The person standing on the other side of the pool __________ . A. has short hair B. has long hair C. is tall 20. __________ is talking to the old man . A. The young person?s father B. The young person?s mother C. The young person?s neighbor II. 单项选择。 （每小题 1 分，共 20 分） 从 A、B、C、D 四个选项中选出可以填入空白处的最佳答案，并把答题卡上对应题目 的答案标号涂黑。 21. There is __________ “ r ” in the word “ art ” . A. a B. an C. the D. / 22. What you said sounds __________ . A. great B. nicely C. terribly D. well 23. -- __________ does your mother go swimming after work ? -- Every Wednesday and Friday . A. How B. How soon C. How often D. How long 24. You can improve your English __________ practicing more . A. with B. of C. in D. by 25. __________ care of your kids is good for their development . A. Take B. Taking C. Look D. Looking 26. __________ seems that our head teacher already knows the bad news . A. That B. This C. It D. She 27. His grandparents __________ in the country , but now they live in the city . A. used to live B. used to living C. were used to live D. are used to living 28. – Don?t be nervous whenever you have a test . -- __________ . A. You?d better not B. Please don?t C. Yes , I?ve to D. Well , I won?t 29. – Daddy , can you come home for dinner with us this weekend ? -- __________ , but I might be a little late . A. It doesn?t matter B. Of course not C. Of course D. Never mind 30. To their __________ , the little boy has passed the exam . A. surprising B. surprise C. surprises D. surprised 31. It was __________ . A. a eight-meter-long road B. an eight-miters-long road
C. an eight-meter-long road D. a eight-meters-long road 32. Can you __________ the words you don?t know in the dictionary after reading the whole essay ? A. look up B. look out C. put away D. put on 33. As time goes by , our country is becoming __________ . A. strong and strong B. more and more strong C. stronger and stronger D. strongest and strongest 34. __________ he became badly ill , he still wanted to finish his work . A. If B. Unless C. And D. Even though 35. Some parents think students __________ to use mobile phones at school . A. should allow B. should allowed C. be allowed D. should be allowed 36. – I spend more time on my homework these days . -- __________ . We must study hard for the tests . A. So did I B. So do I C. Neither did I D. Neither do I 37. My dream is to be a singer one day and I will do what I can __________ my dream . A. to come true B. come true C. achieve D. to achieve 38. I?ve __________ for two weeks . A. joined the club B. left your parents C. bought the book D. had a cold 39. It was __________ bad weather that the pilot could __________ fly in the sky . A. such , hardly B. so , hard C. such , hard D. so , hardly 40. I want to know what __________ ? A. is he terrified of B. he is worried C. does Jim give up D. he is afraid of III. 完形填空。 （每小题 2 分，共 20 分） 根据短文内容，从 A、B、C、D 四个选项中选出正确答案，并把答题卡上对应题目的 答案标号涂黑。 What do you think of pressure ? Is it a good thing or a bad thing ? Most of the students think pressure can be bad 41 them in some ways . There is a story about a teenager in a middle school . He even 42 his study because of the pressure from school and family . We also usually 43 that someone goes to see the psychologist because of heavy working pressure . It is not surprising that some people think pressure is a dangerous wolf . On the other hand , other people argue that pressure is not bad . They 44 pressure can produce momentum（动力）in the end . For them , right attitude（态度）and action can make pressure less and make it useful . When I was a child , my mom always pushed me to study hard . She wished I could go to an excellent 45 for further education . I experienced pressure for the first time . Born to a poor family , I deeply knew life was not easy for us , and everything my mom did to me was just to hope I could live a better 46 in the future . As the saying goes , “ No pains , no gains . ” So I did what my mom wished 47 I didn?t want to let her down . At
last , I did measure up（达到标准）to my mom?s expectation and went to college 48 . Because of my mom?s push ! Because of the pressure ! In this way , I don?t think pressure is a 49 thing . In all , pressure is not a bad thing in 50 . The key is how we deal with it . 41. A. for B. in C. to D. of 42. A. began with B. showed off C. ended up with D. gave up 43. A. worry B. decide C. guess D. hear 44. A. doubt B. believe C. disagree D. forget 45. A. company B. college C. factory D. farm 46. A. life B. dream C. opinion D. work 47. A. because B. so C. although D. if 48. A. quietly B. wildly C. successfully D. specially 49. A. wonderful B. good C. nice D. bad 50. A. himself B. myself C. itself D. herself IV. 阅读理解。 （每小题 2 分，共 30 分） 阅读下列材料，从 A、B、C、D 四个选项中选出最佳答案，并把答题卡上对应题目的 答案标号涂黑。 A Dereck Joubert and his wife , Beverly , have made many films about wild animals in Africa . Their films and photos are very popular and one of the photos has been on the front cover of a National Geographic magazine . A working day for Dereck and Beverly started very early – at 4:30 in the morning ! That?s when they get up and start filming . And it?s a long day – they often work until 8:30 in the evening . In winter it?s very cold and in summer it can be 40℃ . Dereck always does the filming – Beverly never does that , and she doesn?t write . But Dereck never takes photos or records the sound . They work very well as a team . When they have finished filming and taking photos for the day , they have dinner and Dereck usually writes while Beverly looks at her photos . At night , they usually sleep in a small tent , but they sometimes sleep in the Land Cruiser – when you?re very close to wild animals , it?s sometimes safer to sleep in the car ! Dereck and Beverly have also traveled around the world and given talks about their work . Dereck says that the animals are not just something to look at – they play an important role . Beverly thinks the wild animals can teach us a lot about ourselves . 51. Dereck and Beverly start working __________ . A. at 4:30 in the morning B. at 4:30 in the afternoon C. at 8:30 in the morning D. at 8:30 in the evening 52. Dereck and Beverly usually sleep __________ at night . A. in a car B. in a tent C. in a house D. in a hotel 53. Beverly thinks the wild animals __________ . A. are something to look at B. are very popular C. are unimportant D. can teach us a lot B New books this week Long Night Hard Working Hospital or Cinema
This is David Reilly?s first book . David became a writer after teaching English for several years . Her story is about Maha who is a nurse in northern Australia . She works in a small hospital . One day a baby is so ill that Maha has to drive all night to get her to the nearest big city . They have trouble getting there . It?s quite a hard trip for them .
This exciting story is Joanna?s twentieth . Hard Working is about Sombat . He works with his father , a carpenter , in Thailand . They spend long , hard hours making tables and chairs , but they do not have any money . Then one day a man in black buys the most beautiful table in the shop …
Marcie Jacome , who studies English in London , wrote this story earlier this year . Tina is a young Indian woman . Her dream is to become a doctor . She goes to London to study English and medicine in a college , but one day she meets a man who asks her to go to the USA with him to become a film star … What will Tina do ?
54. Long Night was written by __________ . A. Joanna B. David Reilly C. Marcie Jacome D. Maha 55. The story of Hard Working happened in __________ . A. Australia B. England C. India D. Thailand 56. From the passage we can see Tina went to London to __________ . A. be a film star B. study English C. study medicine D. study English and medicine 57. The passage above is __________ . A. a novel B. a story C. an advertisement D. a diary C Weixin（微信）was put into market by Tencent in January 21 , 2011 . Because of its amazing functions（功能）, low cost and convenience , it becomes a hot free software . You can see people around you use Weixin to talk with their friends now . They are especially students in high schools and universities . The other users are workers aged from ten to sixty years old . Most people may become Weixin users . Weixin supports Wi-Fi and 3G network . It can enjoy group chat up to 20 people . Besides this , it can do much . Weixin can search people around you . It also supports to send videos . You can share the wonderful pictures with other people at any time . It can share your messages to the world and make new friends . Weixin can keep your pictures and texts in your phone . It also helps you to get your messages from others . Weixin makes more people “ talk ” with each other in different places at different times . People believe that there will be many other functions created in the future . The cost of Weixin is very low . It costs nothing to own Weixin if you have a phone such as Iphone , Samsung , Lenovo . However , it costs web traffic（流量）to send and receive messages . It is enough to spend ten yuan on your web traffic for a month . The low cost is one of the main reasons why Weixin becomes popular . Weixin is one of the most popular social softwares in China and enjoys over half million users throughout the country . Many people say that it?s much more convenient than QQ when you are outside and much cheaper than other message softwares like fetion（飞信）provided by China Mobile . Nowadays smart phone users can?t live without them . They chat on QQ and Weixin and express their thoughts on Weibo .
58. Weixin can be used to __________ . A. talk with your friends B. send videos and share pictures C. search people around you D. A , B and C 59. __________ is most likely to use Weixin . A. A 6-year-old boy B. A 70-year-old man C. A 35-year-old housewife D. A 20-year-old student 60. __________ social softwares are mentioned in the passage . A. 2 B. 3 C. 4 D. 5 61. Which of the following statement is NOT RIGHT ? A. Weixin can help you make new friends . B. The software itself costs nothing . C. No more functions will be created later . D. The software brings great convenience to our lives D It would be hard for a family to live on 300 yuan a month , wouldn?t it ? That?s how much Liu Ming?s family have to live on for a whole month . The world is now trying to help people like Liu Ming to live better . From Tuesday until today , about 2,000 government leaders , scientists and officials got together in Shanghai to discuss about dealing with the poverty（贫穷）problem all around the world and making poor people live a happier life . According to the United Nations ( UN ) , the poorest people in the world live on less than 8.5 yuan a day , which is unbelievable to most of us . Most of those people live in African countries like Sierra Leone and Somalia . Wars and lots of terrible diseases often happen in these countries , which make the people there live under great pain . Now , more than 1 billion people in the world live in poverty . The UN said that by 2020 , that number should be cut in half . To help China?s poor , the World Bank has given more than 37 billion yuan to help China build railways and schools and stop river pollution and deserts . Many places in China?s countryside , like Liu Ming?s home in Chongqing are very poor . Liu Ming , 13 , lives with her mother , two grandparents and a 16-year-old brother in rural areas of Chongqing . Her father has already been dead . The family make their living by planting crops . They have no TV , no air conditioner and no telephone . We are so lucky to live such a happy life with warm care and love from our parents and we have so many opportunities to work hard to make our lives better . So we should just cherish the opportunity and it?s also our duty to try our best to help those in great need as much as we can . Helping others is such a good virtue that each of us should follow . The one helped by you may change his life because of your kindness and you yourself will be quite pleased , too . So take action now for others and yourself ! 62. The meeting in Shanghai is to talk about stopping poverty __________ . A. in China B. in Chongqing C. all over the world D. in the United Nations 63. __________ people will live in poverty by the year 2020 . A. About half billion B. Over 1 billion C. All the African people D. About 1 billion 64. The World Bank has given more than 37 billion yuan to China __________ . A. to build airports B. to build museums
C. to buy much food for poor people D. to help China out of poverty 65. “__________ ” is the best title（标题）for the passage . A. A Poor Family B. Help the Poor C. Poverty Problem D. China?s Poor 第 II 卷（50 分） V. 任务型阅读。 （每小题 2 分，共 6 分） 阅读下文并回答问题。 Last month , Typhoon Lepus （台风“天兔”） hit Guangdong province . It caused great damage （毁坏）to a lot of things in Guangdong , such as buildings and roads . Till now , more than 20 people died of the disaster and a lot of people got hurt . All the school students in Shenzhen had 2 days off and stayed at home to stop the typhoon from hurting them . A lot of farms were damaged by the flood caused by the typhoon . The typhoon was so strong that lots of people were too terrified to go outside . The wind blew so hard and the sound it very scaring . All the fishermen were not allowed to go fishing on the sea because of the great danger . We are very sorry for the loss in this disaster , so what should we do before a disaster comes ? I think we should always pay attention to the latest information about the disaster and always be careful . But if the danger really comes , you can also call the government for help . But just relax ! You will be sure to lose less if you can get ready enough for it as much as possible . 66. Which province did Typhoon Lepus hit ? ____________________________________________________________ . 67. Were many people terrified of the Typhoon ? ____________________________________________________________ . 68. What should we do before a disaster comes ? ____________________________________________________________ . VI. 完成句子。 （每空 1 分，共 8 分） 根据所给提示，完成句子。每空一词，含缩略词。 69. Tom used to chat with his grandmother .（变一般疑问句） __________ Tom __________ to chat with this grandmother ? 70. They decided to go home at once .（同义句转换） They __________ a __________ to go home at once . 71. His life became much more difficult after his father died .（同义句转换） His life became much more difficult after his __________ __________ . 72. 明天除非下雨，否则我们去野炊。 We will go for a picnic __________ it __________ tomorrow . VII. 口语应用。 （每小题 1 分，共 5 分） 阅读下面对话， 从方框内 7 个选项中选择 5 个恰当的句子完成此对话， 并将其番号填入 题前括号内。 A. Yes , but only once . B. And I want to be a pop star . C. I want to be a movie star . D. Can you play the guitar ? E. Some day I?m going to make it . F. And I?m going to buy an electric guitar when I have enough money . G. What are you going to buy when you have enough money ?
A: What do you like doing ? B: Singing . 73 A: You can?t be a famous pop star unless you?re really good . 74 B: Yes , I always play my guitar when I listen to pop music on the radio . 75 A: Great ! Have you been in any pop star competitions in you school ? B: 76 I didn?t win the prize . A: That?s too bad ! B: But it doesn?t matter . I?ll keep working hard . 77 VIII. 短文填空。 （每空 2 分，共 16 分） 根据下面短文内容，在短文的每个空格处填上一个恰当的词，使短文完整、通顺。 When someone asks you to do something you do not want to do , what should you do ? I think it?s better to 78 more time on some useful activities . So you needn?t waste your time . Maybe it?s a 79 idea to say “ no ” at this time . However , you may worry that others will think you impolite or unkind . 80 should you do ? Here are some suggestions that may help you . It is OK to make up white lies . That doesn?t mean you are dishonest（不诚实）. 81 , it may make both you and the other person pleased and comfortable . When you are invited to a party or some other events that you do not want to take part in , you can say , “ No , but thanks for the invitation . That?s very kind of you . ” 82 this way you can not only refuse politely but make the person who invites you feel comfortable . When you don?t want to lie , just tell the truth . You may say like this , “ I want to have more time for myself , 83 I?ve decided to say ? no ? to these activities . ” In this way , people will see that you respect（尊重）yourself , and then they?ll also pay you much respect . My last 84 is to just do it . You may feel uncomfortable at first , but this is not the reason for saying “ no ” . Never make anything more complicated（复杂的）than it is . Feel proud of 85 for being strong enough to say “ no ” . IX. 书面表达。 （共 15 分） 你以前的同学 Tony 在进入初中两年以后与以前变化很大。请写一篇日记，描述他在外 表，学习，性格，爱好等方面的变化。要求：要点齐全，评议流畅。字数：80 字左右。 October 6th , Sunday Sunny I met Tony today . To my surprise , he ____________________________________________ _______________________________________________________________________________ 初三英语组