南通市 2016 届高三第三次调研测试 英 语 2016.05 本试卷分第Ⅰ卷(选择题)和第Ⅱ卷(非选择题)两部分。满分 120 分，考试时间 120 分钟。 第Ⅰ卷(选择题 共 85 分) 第一部分：听力(共两节，满分 20 分) 第一节(共 5 小题；每小题 1 分，满分 5 分) 听下面 5 段对话。每段对话后有一个小题，从题中所给的 A、B、C 三个选项中选出最佳选项，并
标在 试卷的相应位置。听完每段对话后，你都有 10 秒钟的时间来回答有关小题和阅读下一小题。每段对话仅 读一遍。 ( )1. Where will the woman go?
A. A store. B. The school. C. The stadium. ( )2. Why is the man excited? A. He bought new clothes. B. He gets a store discount. C. The woman invited him to shop. ( )3. What does the woman suggest the man do? A. Do some tests. B. Take exercise. C. Visit her at weekends. ( )4. What did the man do before the phone call? A. He looked up a number. B. He asked his sister for a number. C. He did an online search. ( )5. How much did the woman pay for the shoes? A. $475. B. $522.5. C. $550. 第二节(共 15 小题；每小题 1 分，满分 15 分) 听下面 5 段对话或独白。每段对话或独白后有几个小题，从题中所给的 A、B、C 三个选项中选出最佳 选项，并标在试卷的相应位置。听每段对话或独白前，你将有时间阅读各个小题，每小题 5 秒钟；听完后， 各小题将给出 5 秒钟的作答时间。每段对话或独白读两遍。 听第 6 段材料，回答第 6、7 题。 ( )6. What does the woman do? A. She's a writer. B. She's a policewoman. C. She's a reporter. ( )7. What can we learn about the man's latest book? A. It's a science fiction novel. B. It's the author's first best－seller. C. It's based on a true story. 听第 7 段材料，回答第 8、9 题。 ( )8. How much sunlight does the plant need? A. A lot. B. Just a little. C. None at all. ( )9. What does the woman think of the plant? A. It's very expensive. B. It's too difficult to keep alive. C. It's beautiful and perfect. 听第 8 段材料，回答第 10 至 12 题。 ( )10. What does the man plan to do? A. Move out of the city. B. Find a new job. C. Buy a house in the city. ( )11. What annoys the man about their location? A. The neighbors. B. The noise. C. The air pollution. ( )12. How does the woman feel about moving? A. She is eager to move. B. She prefers to move to another city.
C. She doesn't really want to move. 听第 9 段材料，回答第 13 至 16 题。 ( )13. What music of Madonna makes the man want to dance? A. Holiday. B. The 80s music. C. New music. ( )14. What does the woman advise the man to do? A. Make new memories. B. Teach her something different. C. Learn from her mistakes. ( )15. What does the woman think about school? A. Studying is complicated. B. It's fun to do well. C. Getting good grades is important. ( )16. What does the man mean in the end? A. He will forget the past. B. The woman is right. C. He will give up history. 听第 10 段材料，回答第 17 至 20 题。 ( )17. What is TaskRabbit? A. A service company. B. An old company with new ideas. C. A successful magazine that offers many services. ( )18. What could a TaskRabbit worker do? A. Find you a job to do. B. Lend you money for rent. C. Help you move your furniture. ( )19. Who founded the company TaskRabbit? A. Leah Busque. B. Sally. C. Neighbours. ( )20. What inspired the founder of TaskRabbit? A. Making millions of dollars. B. Finding ways to help the elderly. C. Connecting neighbors to help each other. 第二部分：英语知识运用(共两节，满分 35 分) 第一节：单项填空(共 15 小题；每小题 1 分，满分 15 分) 请认真阅读下面各题，从题中所给的 A、B、C、D 四个选项中，选出最佳选项。 ( )21. — I sometimes call my son abroad, but it's expensive. — Why do you waste money ________ you could easily use Wechat or QQ?
A. while B. unless C. until D. when ( )22. Alice went fishing in the company of her father early in the morning and she ________ life lessons along the way. A. was learning B. has learned C. is learning D. had learned ( )23. Education is to change traditionally － minded individuals, typically those who are not prepared to ________， and to encourage critical thinking. A. compensate B. accumulate C. investigate D. innovate[来源:Z+xx+k.Com] ( )24. I found my computer functioning much better, ________ a new operating system. A. to install B. installing C. having installed D. installed ( )25. — I hope you'll make good efforts while I'm away. — Be assured! You'll be amazed at what ________ accomplished when you get back. A. will have been B. has been C. was D. would be ( )26. Echo is always complaining about her job as a cashier, but frankly it's ________ to have a job in these difficult days.
A. anything B. everything C. something D. nothing ( )27. — Jack has been out of consciousness since the accident. Will he come to himself, doctor? — It's going to be tough but we anticipate that he will ________． A. put through B. pull through C. put over D. pull over ( )28. She would be much healthier now ________ with that much pressure from work when young. A. had she not burdened herself B. were she not burdened C. should she not burden herself D. were she not to be burdened ( )29. There has been positive reaction to the proposal of helping the disabled, the impact ________ will be lasting especially for younger ones. A. on which B. on whom C. of which D. of whom ( )30. What is expected of the 90's generation, who tend to spend most of their income every month, is ________ they should form a sense of saving. A. when B. whether C. that D. how ( )31. It is widely accepted that the stock market usually reflects a country's economic ________． A. function B. cooperation C. performance D. dependence ( )32. People's awareness of obeying the law is ________ to the guarantee of food safety. A. sensitive B. superior C. loyal D. crucial ( )33. His way of addressing one hard problem last Friday ________ lead to the rise of another. A. would rather B. may well C. shall D. need ( )34. — It is really boring to practise playing the piano every day. — Come on, dear! The rewards you get are ________ the effort you put in. A. in proportion to B. in addition to C. in contrast to D. in regard to ( )35. — What luck! I failed in the driving test again. — ________？ Did you make the same mistake? A. What if B. How come C. Why not D. So what 第二节： 完形填空(共 20 小题；每小题 1 分，满分 20 分) 请认真阅读下面短文，从短文后各题所给的 A、B、C、D 四个选项中，选出最佳选项。 Just the other day, a fierce storm hit our community. I looked out the window and witnessed a tree being __36__ by the fierce winds. The branches bent, and swayed(摇摆) back and forth, thanks to their __37__ to avoid breaking. The leaves desperately stuck to the branches because their life __38__ the tree. The powerful trunk that __39__ the tree upright bent slightly backwards from the force in a battle to __40__ its position. After the storm had passed, the tree gracefully returned to its __41__ positi on standing tall amongst the chaos. It managed to __42__ the storm. It didn't look the same as leaves had shed from its branches and the soil had loosened a bit, but what __43__ is that the tree won the fight for its life. For a long time I couldn't understand why this tree __44__ my attention the way it did. As time passed, it became __45__ that it wasn't just about the tree but about the roots, which, although unseen, dig deep into the soil providing __46__ and nutrition. The roots allow the tree to be able to take a __47__ because they are there to support them. I couldn't but ask myself how deep the roots are in my life. __48__， the next time you catch your kids __49__， when the job is driving you crazy, when you are underpaid and the __50__ is tight, and when the storms of life are raging, go back to your roots. Life is full of __51__. They will make you sway, make you __52__， make you lose some leaves but the deeper your roots the stronger you stand. Faced with __53__ you might bend but don't break. No matter how hard the wind blows don't let life __54__ you into an uncomfortable position. Your __55__ lies in your roots. ( )36. A. crushed B. abused C. broken D. removed
( )37. A. height B. thickness C. flexibility D. outline ( )38. A. answered for B. depended on C. catered for D. touched on ( )39. A. held B. tied C. pulled D. raised ( )40. A. achieve B. reach C. establish D. maintain ( )41. A. current B. final C. original D. comfortable ( )42. A. explore B. avoid C. chase D. survive ( )43. A. counts B. differs C. concerns D. reveals ( )44. A. fixed B. transferred C. escaped D. caught ( )45. A. strange B. obvious C. possib