--- 郓城县实验中学 冯保新 Warming up 真题回顾 Are you facing a situation that looks impossible to fix? In 1969, the pollution was terrible along the Cuyahoga River Cleveland, Ohio. It __61__（
be）unimaginable that it could ever be cleaned up. The river was so polluted that it ____62____ (actual) caught fire and burned. Now, years later, this river is one of __63__ most outstanding examples of environmental cleanup. But the river wasn’t changed in a few days _64_ even a few months. It took years of work _____65____ (reduce ) the industrial pollution and clean the water. Finally, that hard work paid off and now the water in the river is ___66___ (clean) than ever. Maybe you are facing an impossible situation. Maybe you have a habit ___67___ is driving your family crazy. Possibly you drink too much or don’t know how to control your credit card use. When you face such an impossible situation , don’t you want a quick fix and something to change immediately? While there are ___68___ (amaze) stories of instant transformation, for most of us the ___69___ (change) are gradual and require a lot of effort and work, like cleaning up a polluted river. Just be 70 (patience). Practice1 基础回扣 Group1 (逻辑推理) 1. David’s uncle, who was rich and had no_______ of his own, died and left David a lot of money. 2. With his dog accompanying him, Grandpa Li doesn’t feel ______. Group2（分析句子结构） 1. ______ will be our monitor hasn’t been decided yet. 2. I’ll never forget the time ______ we first met in London. 3. After the accident I had to see a doctor _____ go to court. 4. Most of the people _______ (invite) to the party were famous scientists.
Group3（语法知识） 1. Thanks ____ your help, we finished the work ahead of time. 2. I insist on ______ (take) immediate action to deal with it properly. 3. After watching TV, she played ______ violin for an hour. 4. The building ________ window faces north is my house. 5. The student didn’t understand _______ the teacher said. 6. By the end of last term, we _________ (finish) 8 English books. 7. The harder he works , the _______ (happy) he feels. 8. They would be put into prison ______ they broke the law. Group4（固定结构） 1. It was in the street ______ she saw an old friend yesterday. 2. Hardly had I returned home ______ it began to rain. 3. It won’t be long ________ we meet again. Group5（词性变化） 1. Li Lei speaks English as _______ (fluent) as native speakers. 2. Mary was nearly scared to _____ (die) when he saw a big snake. 3. The dogs would not eat what they caught without ______ (permit). 4. For a young couple, a dog is _____ (they) child when they have no children. Practice2 能力提升 A man stopped at a flower shop to order some __1__ (flower) to be sent to his mother who lived two hundred miles away . When he got out of his car he noticed a young girl sitting on the roadside ___2__ (cry). He asked her what was wrong and she ___3___(reply), “I wanted to buy a red rose for my mother , __4__ I only have seventy cents, but the rose costs two dollars.” ___5__ a smile on his face, the man said, “Come on in with me. I’ll buy you a rose.” He bought the little girl her rose and ordered __6_ (he) own mother ’s flowers. As they were leaving he offered the girl __7__ ride home. ___8___ (happy) she said, “Yes, please! You can take me to my mother.” She directed him to a cemetery(墓地), __9___ she placed the rose on a freshly dug grave. The man returned to the flower shop, canceled the mail order, picked up a bunch of flowers and __10__ (drive) the two hundred miles to his mother ’s house. The best preparation for tomorrow is doing your best today.