广西钦州高新区2016-2017学年八年级上学期英语12月考试卷

试卷更新日期:2017-09-25 类型:月考试卷

一、完形填空

  • 1. 阅读下面短文,从短文后各题所给四个选项(A、B、C和D)中,选出可以填入空白处的最佳选项,并在答题卡上将该项涂黑。
        Last week our school held a sports meeting. Everyone in our class felt very 1 because we 2 many matches. In the boys' relay race, Michael3 very fast and our class won the first place. Alice did well 4 the long jump and she also won. We're sorry that we did 5 in the high jump than other classes, but we're sure we could do better next time. I took part in the boys' 6 race. I did my best and was the first 7 the finish line. This encouraged 8 a lot. Now I love sports better and I think nothing makes me9 than taking exercise everyday and I believe some day I 10 able to be the best soccer player and take part in the Olympic Games.
    (1)
    A、happily B、worried C、relaxing D、excited
    (2)
    A、beated B、beat C、won D、lost
    (3)
    A、run B、runs C、ran D、was running
    (4)
    A、for B、in C、at D、to
    (5)
    A、better B、worst C、badder D、worse
    (6)
    A、400-meter B、400 meters C、400 meter D、400-meters
    (7)
    A、passed B、to pass C、pass D、passing
    (8)
    A、me B、him C、her D、us
    (9)
    A、more stronger B、more comfortable C、more confident D、more careful
    (10)
    A、am B、be C、will be D、was

二、阅读理解

  • 2. 根据短文内容,选择最佳答案。
    (1)、What time do western people usually have dinner?
    A、About midday B、At 5:00 in the afternoon C、Around 7 p.m. or even later. D、Before 7:00 in the afternoon
    (2)、What will a host probably say to a guest at the start of a meal?
    A、“Can I help you?” B、“Eat slowly!” C、“Help yourself!” D、“Could you serve me?”
    (3)、When might people want to say, “I'm sorry, I can't eat this.”?
    A、If they've been given something they don't like. B、If they are full. C、If the hosts keep offering a lot of food to them. D、If they are not hungry.
  • 3. 根据短文内容,选择最佳答案。
        My name is Lisa. Because of my job, I often went to the United States. I often felt worried during my trip because I didn't speak English well. So I decided to learn English.
        I went to Mrs Brown's English class. Before I came to the class, I always walked away when I met any Americans. But now I try to talk to Americans in English. And I like going to supermarkets, cafes and restaurants to talk with local people.
        I learn English in four ways. First , I listen to the teacher carefully and keep speaking in class. Second, I do my homework after I get home. I learn at least five words every day. Third, I listen to American radio and watch American TV programs. Finally, I surf the Internet to talk with different people in English.
         To learn English well, I think you must learn to open your mouth. For me that is the key to opening the door of learning English.
    (1)、Where did Lisa often visit?
    A、Japan B、France C、Australia D、America
    (2)、Why did Lisa feel worried during the trip to the United States?
    A、Because she didn't like travelling by plane. B、Because she didn't speak English well. C、Because she didn't like to meet different people. D、Because she couldn't sleep well.
    (3)、What's the key to opening the door of studying English for Lisa?
    A、Listening to American radio and watch American TV. B、Learning to talk to Americans in English. C、Listening carefully in class. D、Learning at least five words every day.
    (4)、Which of the following is NOT TRUE?
    A、Lisa liked to talk to Americans in English better than before. B、Lisa tells us five ways of learning English. C、Mrs Brown's class was a great help to Lisa. D、Lisa speaks a lot in Mrs Brown's class.
  • 4. 根据短文内容,选择最佳答案。
        Taiwan island, the biggest island of China, is between the South and East China Seas. Almost two-thirds of the island is covered by mountains.
        Traveling in Taiwan, you can do lots of things. In Taipei, you can taste all kinds of delicious food . Standing at the top of Taipei 101, the world's tallest building until now, you can get a view of the whole city.
        Taiwan has nice natural landscape as well. Sun and Moon Lake is a beautiful lake. On one side of the island it looks like the sun, on the other side it looks like the moon. That is why people call the lake the Sun and Moon Lake. Ali Mountain is the nearest mountain around Sun and Moon Lake. You can enjoy a nice experience with Gaoshan people. It's a wonderful place to see a very beautiful sunrise. If you enjoy swimming, fishing, boating and eating delicious fruit and fresh fish, Peng Lake must be a good place to visit. Everywehere in Taiwan, you can see mountains, valleys(山谷), and hot springs, together with fields of rice, oranges and tea.
    (1)、What is “Taipei 101” in the passage?
    A、A large lake. B、A big city. C、A high mountain. D、A tall building.
    (2)、What does the underlined word “landscape” meaning?
    A、delicious food B、scenery C、sea D、mountain
    (3)、Where can you enjoy a nice experience with Gaoshan people?
    A、In Taipei. B、In Peng Lake. C、On Ali Mountain. D、In the East Rift Valley.
    (4)、The passage tells us ________.
    A、Taiwan has many beautiful valleys, hot springs and lakes. B、Taiwan has many big cities, old temples and tall buildings. C、Taiwan has much nice human , natural landscape and delicious food. D、Taiwan has many high mountains fields and hot springs.
  • 5. 根据短文内容,选择最佳答案。
        The city Bank was broken into yesterday at 8 p.m. The police were asking two men, John Smith and his brother Joseph Smith.
    A policeman interviewed John Smith
    John Smith was asked, “What did you do last night?” He answered, “ I was with my brother, Joseph, all the time. I arrived at my brother's house at about 6:45 and we watched TV until about 7:30. We watched the news and a baseball game. Then we walked into the town centre and had a meal at a restaurant. I can't remember the name of the restaurant. It was a big one, but it was almost empty. We both had fish and chips. We left there at 8:40 and walked back to Joseph's house.”
    The statement is true.
    Signed: John Smith
    A Policeman Interviewed Joseph Smith
    Joseph Smith was asked,” What did you do last night?” He answered, “I was with John all the time. John came to my house at fifteen to seven, and then we watched TV for about 45 minutes. We watched a movie about a basketball player, but I can't remember the name of the movie. Then we took a taxi to a restaurant. I forget what the restaurant is called. There were not many people there. I had steak and chips, and John had chicken. We left there at twenty to nine and we went back to my house.”
       The statement is true.
       Signed: Joseph Smith
    (1)、The policeman wanted to find the person who _____
    A、told a lie B、knew the thief C、went into the bank D、stole the baseball
    (2)、John and Joseph are ________
    A、boss and worker B、workmates C、policeman and thief D、brothers
    (3)、The two men told the police the same thing about __________
    A、How they got to the restaurant  B、The time they left the restaurant C、What they ate D、The TV programmes
    (4)、The two men didn't ________
    A、eat at a restaurant last night B、watch a movie on TV C、know the name of the restaurant D、like to eat chips

三、补全对话

  • 6. 从方框中选择最佳选项完成对话,有两项多余。
    A: Hi, Zhang Li. what are you going to do next week?
    B. Hi, Liu Lei!
    A. Where does she live?
    B.
    A. Where is your hometown?
    B..
    A. What's the population of your hometown?
    B.
    A.Is your hometown newer than before?
    B. Yes, it is. And it's more beautiful.
    A. can you show me some photos of your hometown when you come back?
    B. No problem.
    A. She lives in my hometown.
    B. What is it famous for?
    C. I'm going to see my grandma.
    D. It's in the south of Guangdong
    E. What's the weather like in your hometown?
    F. That's great.
    G. It's about 50 thousand.

四、任务型阅读

  • 7. 阅读短文,完成问题
        There are many kinds of 1. transportation now. Which one do you like best, by train, by bus or by plane? Now let's look at these three kinds of transportation. 2.The fastest way to travel is by plane. If you want to save time, 3.乘火车是最好的选择. A plane ticket can also be easier to book, and there are 4.(hundred) of planes leaving half an hour to everywhere. But it is much 5.(expensive) than traveling by train or by car. Many people prefer to traveling together by train. Because the train is cheaper than the plane and you can see the beautiful scenery out of the windows. But sometimes people are very noisy on the train. And it's very small and crowded inside the train. Taking a car is great. You can feel freer in your own car and you can move quickly from place to place at any time you like. 6.But sometimes you may be late because of the heavy traffic  .You have to pay for a car park and petrol . Cars are less comfortable than trains. You can't sleep or relax when you drive. Cars pollute the air more than trains, too.
    (1)、1 处画线单词的汉语意思是:
    (2)、2 处画线部分提问: the fastest way ?
    (3)、3处翻译成英语:
    (4)、4,5 处所给词的适当形式填空:4 5
    (5)、6处变为同义句:But sometimes you may be late the traffic heavy.

五、选词填空

  • 8. 选词填空。
    interesting,  with,  please,  fly,  enjoy,  quick,  south,  for,  have,  it 
        Last year, I went England to study for three months. The first station was Cambridge --- a city is a university and famous the university. I visited some places of in the morning and took English lessons in the afternoon. To me, the thing to do in Cambridge is boating along the River Cam. It is really beautiful. I stayed with an English family as a guest. After class, we could take part in their daily life or take trips by ourselves. My English was poor but the family kept communicating with me in English. With their help, My spoken English improved . Day by day, I was more with my conversation with them. Then I got to London, the capital city of England it is also the busiest city in England, a population of 7.5 million and a history of 2000 years. On the middle and area, there are plenty of farms. The weather is fine all the year round and I notice the countryside is green everywhere! Time while I was in England. Soon Christmas came, we decorated the Christmas tree, wore new clothes tasted delicious food and said “Merry Christmas” to friends or even strangers. It was really amazing! The next day, I to return home, however, there was only one thing I didn't do:  it was a pity that I didn't take the London Eye to see the whole city on the clear days!

六、翻译

  • 9. 根据汉语意思完成句子。
    (1)、我住得离学校最远。
    I live school.
    (2)、我想早起床,是为了不错过早班车。
    I want to get up early I won't miss the early bus.
    (3)、她看起来不如玛丽年轻。
    She doesn't look Mary.
    (4)、吉姆看起来很累,他怎么了?
    Jim looks tired. What's him?
    (5)、为何不去问问老师呢?
    you go and ask the teacher?

七、书面表达

  • 10. 假设你是Betty, 你的外国笔友Linda 准备来中国旅游,不知道去哪里好。请你给她回一封Email.
    要求: 推荐给Linda 适合旅游的地点,并说明理由,同时给出一些建议或者注意事项。字数:70词左右。
    Dear Linda,
    I think you'll have a good time in China!
    Yours,
    Betty