21. Dan Brown, _____ author of The Da Vinci Code, is _____ very famous American writer. A. a；the B. the；the C. the；a D. a；a 22. The Boston Marathon bombings killed 3 peop
le, including a Chinese citizen _____ Shenyang. A. in B. from C. across D. to 23. A hearty laugh relieves physical tension, _____ your muscles relaxed for over half an hour. A. to leave B. left C. leaving D. leave 24. –Hurry up！Can't you drive faster, Jack? --No. If I got _____ speeding ticket, my dad would take away my car. A. other B. the other C. each other D. another 25. With hundreds of attractions, Beijing is a city _____ makes a lasting impression on its visitors. A. which B. where C. what D. when 26. The house is dirty because it _____ since they moved out. A. doesn't clean B. isn't cleaned C. hasn't cleaned D. hasn't been cleaned 27. _____ H7N9 is a deadly virus, it is still safe to eat thoroughly-cooked chicken. A. Until B. While C. If D. Since 28. --Lily is going to make a presentation in class this afternoon. --Oh, really? I _____ it was Michael's turn. A. think B. have thought C. thought D. am thinking 29. Life is a journey _____ with hardships, joys and special moments. A. filled B. to fill C. filling D. having filled 30. Besides the content of a book, _____ the editor also cares about is the number of readers. A. who B. why C. how D. what 31. --Could you please have my car ready today? --Sure, the damage is not that serious, so it _____ be ready by 5: 00 pm. A. should B. could C. might D. need 32. Remember to give your parents my regards when you＿home. A. phoned B. phone C. will phone D. have phoned 33. The organizers promise _____ wins the first prize a chance to go abroad. A. who B. whom C. whoever D. whomever 34. It is reported that the Voice of China Season II _____ to air on Zhejiang TV this coming summer vacation. A. schedules B. is scheduled C. had scheduled D. had been scheduled 35. The parcel was a whole week late. How I wish I _____ air mail instead. A. had chosen B. would choose C. chose D. choose 第二节 完形填空（共 20 小题；每小题 1.5 分, 共 30 分） 阅读下面短文, 掌握其大意, 从每题所给的 A, B, C, D 四个选项中, 选出最佳选项, 并在 答题卡上将该项涂黑。 A Faithful Father My husband kissed me goodbye, stroked the baby's cheek and then rushed out of the door, into his busy day. With the cold of the morning fading, I fed my baby and it fell fast asleep. Usually I would place it in bed and quickly have the house somewhat in _____ (36).
This morning, however, I stayed seated, just_____ (37), with the baby in my arms. The thoughts ran into _____ (38) of the mornings with my husband, a father rushing out of the door to meet the obligations of life. It was only a small jump to thoughts of my own_____ (39). My mother passed away when I was ten, and as I looked_____ (40), I could see how much of a family man my dad was. He went to work every morning and_____ (41) to his family every evening. He_____ (42) food, clothing, warmth, and protection. He was a faithful father. Setting the baby down, I dialed the_____ (43)number. I had just realized the_____ (44)of the ordinary-the daily life going on around us that we often took for granted, and that it needed to be_____ (45) “Hi, Dad.”I said, _____ (46)back tears. “Hey, Bud. How are you?”, _____ (47)was in his voice. “Fine, I'm just calling to say... thank you.”I got it out before my throat_____ (48)too much for me to speak. "What for?" “For getting up and going to work every morning of my life. Now that I have my own_____ (49) and I see my husband doing the same, I just wanted to thank you for being_____ (50)” There was _____ (51) for a moment as my dad composed himself, and with a small_____ (52) in his voice he said, "You're welcome, Bud.” I don't remember much of the rest of the call, _____ (53) that moment of revelation（显露） about my father, I will never forget. There are those who are known for their heroic_____ (54), and also those who are known for their fortunes and fame, but it is the. _____ (55) everyday fathers who are the true heroes. I'm thankful that my father was one of them. 36. A. use B. line C. order D. fashion 37. A. thinking B. dreaming C. imagining D. praying 38. A. conversations B. struggles C. incidents D. memories 39. A. baby B. husband C. mother D. father 40. A. out B. away C. back D. around 41 . A. moved B. returned C. escaped D. walked 42. A. provided B. collected C. sought D. bought 43. A. popular B. relative C. regular D. familiar 44. A. difference B. significance C. balance D. absence 45. A. recognized B. arranged C. reduced D. achieved 46. A. sending B. pushing C. holding D. putting 47. A. Sympathy B. Stress C. Doubt D. Concern 48. A. cleared B. hurt C. ached D. tightened 49. A. child B. duty C. plan D. career 50. A. inspiring B. faithful C. considerate D. admirable 51 . A. peace B. calm C. silence D. rest 52. A. tremble B. hesitation C. passion D. sigh 53. A. and B. but C. or D. nor 54. A. ideas B. deeds C. remarks D. words 55. A. outstanding B. patient C. ordinary D. honest 第三部分：阅读理解（共两节, 40 分） 第一节（共 15 小题；每小题 2 分, 共 30 分）
阅读下列短文, 从每题所给的 A, B,C,D 四个选项中, 选出最佳选项, 并在答题卡上将该 项涂黑。 A One day, I received a call from a colleague. He was about to give a student a zero for his answer to a physical problem, while the student claimed a perfect score. I was elected as their arbiter（仲裁人）. I read the examination problem："Show how it is possible to determine the height of a tall building with the aid of a barometer （气压计） ”The student had answered; "Take . the barometer to the top of the building, attach a long rope to it, lower it to the street, and then bring it up, measuring the length of the rope. The length of it is the height of the building.” The student had really answered the question completely, but the answer didn't confirm his competence in physics. I suggested the student try again. I gave him six minutes to answer the question, warning that the answer should show some knowledge of physics. Five minutes later, he said he had many answers and dashed off one, which read：“Take the barometer to the top of the building and lean over the edge of the roof. Drop the barometer, timing its fall with a stopwatch. Then, use the physical formula（公式）to calculate the height of the building.” At this point, my colleague had to accept it,