Unit 2 The Olympic Games Ⅰ.阅读理解 (2017·阆中中学质量检测) Rockwatch—The Best Club on Earth If you are young and interested in geology(地质学), then Rockwatch is the club for you. When you apply for membership, you ll receive a Rockwatch Rox file each. It has the information and top tips you will need to start enjoying geology. It s designed to serve as your own field notebook as well. In it you will find your ·membership card ·full-colour minimap ·thumbs-up guide ·fact cards Rockwatch Magazine Our lively magazine is mailed to members three times a year. They can read reports and news from around the world, and articles on everything from diamonds to dinosaurs, earthquakes to erosion(侵蚀)． Rockwatch Events With each magazine you will receive a Rockwatch events calendar. Rocky activities suitable for families are listed and include road shows and guided walks. The Rockwatch Rock Artist Are you an artist, or a photographer? This is your chance to turn Rockwatch Rock Artist of a year and win amazing prizes in our annual competition. Special Offer Rockwatch members can have specially discounted Wildlife Watch membership. Wildlife Watch is the biggest environmental action club for young people, with 100 groups across the country. You can join both clubs together by filling in the boxes in the membership form. 1．Rockwatch Magazine mailed to its members tells about things related to ________. A．geology B．agriculture C．politics D．economics 2．What activities are specially arranged for Rockwatch members interested in photography? A．Guided walks. B．Rocky activities. C．Academic workshops. D．Yearly competitions. 3．When applying for Wildlife Watch membership, a Rockwatch member can enjoy ________. A．a special discount B．free membership C．a Rock Artist prize D．guided road shows 4．You may join both Rockwatch and Wildlife Watch clubs by ________. A．calling the two clubs B．providing references C．applying separately D．filling in one form 答案与解析 本文是一篇应用文，介绍了Rockwatch俱乐部及其活动的相关信息。 1．A 细节理解题。根据第一段中的“If you are young and interested in geology, then Rockwatch is the club for you. ”及Rockwatch Magazine部分中的“They can read reports and news from around the world, and articles on everything from diamonds to dinosaurs, earthquakes to erosion”可知，Rockwatch Magazine 是关于地质方面的杂志，故A项正确。 2．D 细节理解题。根据The Rockwatch Rock Artist部分中的“This is your chance to turn Rockwatch Rock Artist of a year and win amazing prizes in our annual competition.”可知，对摄影感兴趣的Rockwatch会员可以参加一年一度的摄影大赛，故D项正确。 3．A 细节理解题。根据Special Offer部分中的“Rockwatch members can have specially discounted Wildlife Watch membership.”可知，Rockwatch会员在申请Wildlife Watch会员时会有一个特别的折扣，故A项正确。 4．D 细节理解题。根据Special Offer部分中的“You can join both clubs together by filling in the boxes in the membership form.”可知，同时参加Rockwatch和 Wildlife Watch俱乐部只需填一张申请表，故D项正确。 Ⅱ.完形填空 Last year, my friend and I went to a nearby town to attend a wedding. After thereception(招待会), we were __1__ for a bus to go back home. It was nine o clock at night, and although many buses __2__ , none stopped. We waited for one hour and were getting__3__. We couldn t stay there for all the __4__ because it was a weekday, and we both needed to __5__ the next day. It was almost 10 p．m. when a family who had __6__ the same wedding passed by in their car. Probably __7__ that we were waiting for some __8__ of transport, they stopped and gave us a lift.I was __9__ by their kindness, and I expressed my feeling of being __10__ to them.When we reached our town, the family __11__ us at the nearest place where we could catch a shared taxi to get back to the place where we had __12__ our bike. On the __13__， a man stopped the taxi. The __14__ saw his clothes and asked him whether he had money to pay the__15__.The man __16__ his head and said, “No.” When hearing this, the driver __17__ to take him. I remembered my own experience a few minutes earlier, and I told the driver to __18__ him to sit with us and I would pay his fare. What a(n) __19__ chance to pass on the family s act of kindness! That night, I felt a lightness in my heart, and I went to sleep __20__， filled with joy about what I had done. I hope this kindness can continue all over the world with your help! 1．A.waiting B．expecting C．visiting D．guessing 2．A.emptied B．gathered C．promised D．passed 3．A.embarrassed B．hopeless C．asleep D．dangerous 4．A.noon B．morning C．afternoon D．night 5．A.appear B．stay C．work D．rest 6．A.joined B．held C．attended D．observed 7．A.hoping B．realizing C．remembering D．insisting 8．A.means B．changes C．ideas D．choices 9．A.surprised B．terrified C．beaten D．moved 10．A.stressful B．kind C．lucky D．thankful 11．A.stopped B．helped C．threw D．dropped 12．A.parked B．repaired C．bought D．changed 13．A.average B．increase C．run D．way 14．A.passenger B．owner C．driver D．policeman 15．A.price B．fare C．dinner D．visit 16．A.nodded B．shook C．raised D．hid 17．A.offered B．refused C．ordered D．planned 18．A.advise B．forbid C．encourage D．allow 19．A.immediate B．terrible C．lucky D．funny 20．A.sadly B．nervously C．happily D．curiously 答案与解析 本文讲述了作者和朋友在参加婚礼后，等了1个多小时也没有来车，后来一位好心人主动把作者和朋友送到镇子里的一个出租车?？康?，作者很感动。很快作者又主动让一位没有带钱的人和作者一同乘车回家，将前面那位好心人的爱心传递给另外一个人。 1．A 考查动词。A.waiting等待；B.expecting期待；C.visiting访问；D.guessing猜想。根据语境是等车回家， wait for a bus，故选A。 2．D 考查动词。A.emptied腾空；B.gathered聚集；C.promised承诺；D.passed路过。根据although和none stopped可知，这些车只是路过，故选D。 3．B 考查形容词。A.embarrassed尴尬的；B.hopeless无望的；C.asleep睡着的；D.dangerous危险的。根据前文waited for one hour可知，等得太久了，不抱希望了，故选B。 4．D 考查上下文联系。A.noon中午；B.morning早上； C．afternoon下午；D.night夜晚。根据前文 It was nine o clock at night可知，是晚上，故选D。 5．C 考查动词。A.appear出现；B.stay停留；C.work工作；D.rest休息。根据前文it was a weekday可知，第二天需要工作，故选C。 6．C 考查动词。A.joined参加；B.held举行；C.attended出席；D.observed观察。根据第一句中attend a wedding可知，是出席婚礼，故选C。 7．B 考查现在分词。 A．hoping希望；B.realizing意识到；C.remembering记起；D.insisting坚持。他们意识到我们是在等车，故选B。 8．A 考查名词。A.means方式；B.changes变化；C.ideas主意；D.choices选择。他们意识到我们是在等一些交通方式(即车)，故选A。 9．D 考查分词性的形容词。A.surprised 吃惊；B.terrified害怕；C.beaten打击；D.moved感动。根据上文，晚上等了一个小时没有车，而他们停下来让我们搭顺风车，故我应该是很感动，故选D。 10．D 考查形容词。A.stressful有压力的；B.kind善良的；C.lucky幸运的；D.thankful感激的。前面提到我很感动，故我是表达了对他们的感激之情，故选D。 11．D 考查动词。A.stopped停下；B.helped帮助；C.threw扔下；D.dropped放下。到了我们的镇子，他们把我们放下，故选D。 12．A 考查动词。A.parked停放；B.repaired修理；C.bought买；D.changed改变。我们把自行车停放在了那里，故选A。 13．D 考查名词。A.average街道；B.increase增长；C.run 跑；D.way路上。on the way在路上，故选D。 14．C 考查上下文联系。A.passenger 乘客；B.owner老板；C.driver司机；D.policeman 警察。根据a man stopped the taxi可知，是司机在与他对话，故选C。 15．B 考查名词。A.price价格；B.fare费用；C.dinner晚餐；D.visit访问。根据a man stopped the taxi可知，是要付打车的费用，故选B。 16．B 考查动词。A.nodded点(头)；B.shook??；C.raised抬起；D.hid藏。根据后面said, “No.”可知，是否定，故选B。 17．B 考查动词。A.offered提供；B.refused拒绝；C.ordered点餐；D.planned计划。根据后面I would pay his fare可知，因为那个人没钱，司机拒载，故选B。 18．D 考查动词。A.advise建议；B.forbid禁止；C.encourage鼓励；D.allow允许。根据后面I would pay his fare可知，是请求司机让他乘车，故选D。 19．A 考查形容词。A.immediate突发的；B.terrible恐怖的；C.lucky幸运的；D.funny有趣的。根据别人帮助她和她帮助别人都在这一晚可知，是突发的，故选A。 20．C 考查副词。A.sadly悲伤地；B.nervously紧张地；C.happily高兴地；D.curiously好奇地。根据前面的叙述可知，作者一定睡得很开心，故选C。 Ⅲ.语法填空 (2017·青海师大附中月考) As I was making my way to the coffee shop，I noticed an old man __1__was poorly dressed sitting on a bench nearby. I knew from first sight that he was in need of some kind of help. He had a little lunch stretched out in front of him and was whole-heartedly enjoying it. Then I joined the line and waited __2__ (serve). There was a young man in front of me. He handed the waitress a twenty-dollar bill and requested a glass of orange juice as well __3__a favour.The __4__(puzzle) waitress looked at the young man, not __5__ (complete) understanding the request. The young man asked her to give the juice and the change to__6__ old man eating his lunch outside on the bench. The waitress said she __7__ (give) them to the old man as he had told her to. Afterwards, there was a wonderful exchange between the waitress and the old man in need of some attention. I only wish I had a photo __8__ (take) to record the smiles on both of their faces. As I was thinking about this event later on, I wondered __9__ the young man didn t just perform this act of kindness __10__ (he). I suspect that it is because in his heart he hoped that this act of kindness might inspire others to do something for this old man, too. 答案与解析 本文讲述的是作者在一间咖啡店的经历，及对传递善行的思考。 1．who/that 使用定语从句。先行词是an old man，指人，定语从句中缺少主语。故填who/that。 2．to be served wait后应跟不定式作宾语，且serve与I之间为被动关系。故填to be served。 3．as as well as为介词短语，意为“除……之外，还有……”。故填as。 4．puzzled 修饰名词waitress用形容词，修饰人用过去分词形式的形容词“迷惑的”，故填puzzled。 5．completely 修饰非谓语动词understanding时应用副词。故填completely。 6．the 此处为特指上文的“老人”，用定冠词。故填the。 7．would give 根据语境可知，她将把他点的东西送给那位老人，故用将来时态，且主句用过去时态，故用过去将来时态。故填would give。 8．taken 使用“have＋宾语＋宾语补足语”结构，photo与take之间为被动关系。用过去分词。故填taken。 9．why 句意：我想知道为什么这个年轻人不亲自做善事。从句中不缺主语和宾语，但缺少语义“为什么”。故填why。 10．himself 句意：我想知道为什么这个年轻人不亲自做善事?？芍梅瓷泶?。故填himself。 Ⅳ.短文改错 (2017·湖南师大附中月考) Last week our school held a sports meeting.Realizing it was our last school sports meeting, we decided to make it unforgettable experience. We first attended the opening ceremony, for whom our class had made a lot of preparations. Much for our excitement, our performance was a success.My classmates took part in various event such as running, the high jump and the long jump.Due to the hard training the athletes have Done before, their performance was very impressive.My classmates applauded and cheered for the athletes, so some raised their cameras to capture the excited moments.The result was announced. Our class won the second place and our efforts were paid off! Cup in hand, we took a picture together proud.This sports meeting will be a precious memory for all of them as time goes by. 答案 Last week our school held a sports meeting.Realizing it was our last school sports meeting, we decided to make it unforgettable experience. We first attended the opening ceremony, for our class had made a lot of preparations. Much our excitement, our performance was a success.My classmates took part in various such as running, the high jump and the long jump.Due to the hard training the athletes done before, their performance was very impressive.My classmates applauded and cheered for the athletes, some raised their cameras to capture the moments.The result was announced. Our class won the second place and our efforts paid off! Cup in hand, we took a picture together .This sports meeting will be a precious memory for all of as time goes by.