( )1. --My aunt goes to climb Mount Gu every Sunday.
--Oh? But she hate climbing mountains.
A. used to B. use to C. uses to D. is used to
( )2. I was _____the drawing and bought it for 300 yuan.
A. good at B. bad at C. interested in D. terrified of
( )3.Are you afraid of at home, Linda? No, I've grown up.
A. alone B. being alone C. lonely D. being lonely
( )4.--What a beautiful sweater! How much did you for it? --198 yuan.
A. take B. cost C. pay D. spend
( )5. He ________ many books in the last few years.
A. wrote B. has written C. was writing D. was writing
( )6. He isn’t here. He has moved to ______ city.
A. other B. another C. the other D. others
( )7. He ______ up early. But now he doesn’t get up early.
A. is used get . used to get C. was used to get D. used getting
( )8. He usually spends much time ______ his lessons.
A. doing B. to do C. does D. did
( )9.I have _____ work to do that I can’t go out with you .
A. much too B. too much C. so many D. so much
( )10.We can’t afford _____ such a price .
A. to pay B. paid C. pay D. pays
( )11.My life _____ a lot in the last few years .
A. change B. changes C. have changed D.has changed
( )12.Your father used to work in the factory,__?
A. did he B. didn’t he C. does he D. used he
( )13.They used to have _____ time that they could see movies every day .
A. so much B. so many C. such much D. such many
( )14.James has changed a lot recently . Yeah, He used to be quiet but now he is quite ______.
A. kind B. heavy C. outgoing D. noisy
( )15.The teacher came in ____ a book under his arm .
A. by B. with C. for D. as
( )16. It _________ that Yu Mei has changed a lot.
A. seem B. seems C. look D seemed
( )17. ___________ study in No.4 Middle School?
A. Did you used to B. Did you use to C. Do you used to D. Do you use to
( )18. –Do you often see her? –No, she lives in Spain, so I _________ see her.
A. often B. hardly C. always D. ever
( )19. Mrs. Wang was so ________ that she couldn’t stop _________.
A. excited; cry B. excited; crying C. exciting; crying D. exciting; to cry
( )20.—What ________ the forest of the USA in the last 350 years?
A. has happened to B. is happened to C. has happened at D. is happening
Bill was a newspaper boy. He went from house to house 1 the day’s papers to the neighbors. Each week he went to get his 2 . Bill kept a little book. In the book he wrote down who 3 him and who did not. Bill was keeping a record(记录)
Men have been keeping records 4 very early time. How did they do this before they learned to write? Sometimes they made knots(打结)in different colored strings(绳子).Indians in South America kept records in this 5 .
Today we have machines for 6 and keeping records. Do you go to the grocery store? Does it have a cash register?
The cash register keeps records. It adds up the things you 7 .It tells how much is sold in the store everyday.
Many places have machines called computers. They 8 computers to keep all the records. Computers are 9 than knots in strings. Someday men may use _10 even better than computers.
( )1. A. buying B. bringing C. brought D. bought
( )2. A. cost B. job C. money D. papers
( )3. A. took B. spent C. cost D. paid
( 4. A. before B. from C. till D. by
( )5. A. time B. place C. way D. message
( )6. A. counting B. numbering C. having D. getting
( )7. A. buy B. want C. borrow D. lend
( )8. A. let B. use C. keep D. make
( )9. A. worse B. slower C. better D. bigger
( )10. A. machines B. something C. someone D. someplace
Most people want to work, but it has become more difficult in today’s world to find work for everybody. The economy of the world needs to grow by 4% each year just to keep the old number of jobs for people. Often this is not possible , and so more people are out of work. Some people have no jobs now because new machines can do the work of many people in a short time. Also, machines do not ask for more money and longer holidays. In all of the countries of the world, machines are taking work from people, not only in factories but also on the farms. One machine can often do the work of forty people. About 75,000 people are moving to the cities a day to look for jobs, but only 70% of them can find jobs.
( )1. It was _________ for people to find work before than today.
A. not possible B. difficult C. more difficult D. easier
( )2. If the economy of the world grows by 4% each year, __________.
A. people will have no jobs B. people can still have jobs as before
C. 4%of the people will have jobs D. 97% of the people
( )3. One machine can do as much work as ______________.
A. 40% of the people B. 4% of the people in the world
C. 40 people D. 75,000 people
( )4. How many people outside cities go into cities to look for jobs each day?
A. 70% of the people B. 4% of the people in the world
C. More than 75,000 D. About 75,000 people
( )5. Which of the following in NOT true?
A. Machines are taking work instead of people.
B. Now more people are out of work.
C. Machines need more money and longer holidays.
D. Most people want to have jobs.
要求： 1、从前的我…… ;2、现在的我…… ; 3、参考词汇：used to , but now