江苏省（南师附中、淮阴、海门、天一）四校 2015 届高三下学期开学联考
第一节 单项填空（共 15 小题：每小题 1 分,满分 15 分） 21. The showroom displays political figures such as former Chinese leader Deng Xiaoping, Russian President Vladimir
Putin and German Chancellor Angela Merkel, ____________. A. call it a day B. just to name it C. strike it lucky D. not to mention it 22. Don't do anything as you wish. It 's a kind of nice thing to keep yourself _________ to live a good life. A. in check B. in charge C. in chaos D. in shape 23. In Chinese coastal factories labor shortages have led to both higher wages and more options _______ unskilled laborers can work. A. for where B. in where C. for which D. in which 24. An abandoned child should have the right to know its origins, which some psychologists see as _______ for their emotional well-being. A. crucial B. mature C. reluctant D. comprehensive 25. ---You know this umbrella is mine. ---If it 's yours, I hope you'll excuse me---I _______ it up in a restaurant. A. picked B. have picked C. had picked D. will pick 26. The mayor _________ public understanding over the traffic block on the highway, saying it was not meant to inconvenience road users. A. allowed for B. applied for C. advertised for D. appealed for 27. When you _________ something such as a report, book, or programme, you produce it by collecting and putting together many pieces of information. A. cover B. imitate C. interpret D. compile 28. At yesterday's reception were the chattering guests, the big cake, and the lively music that _______ characteristic of many wedding celebrations. A. had become B. were becoming C. have become D. become 29. ---You _________ heard him last night! ---What 's up ? ---He made a joke about an audience, who turn out to be First Lady! A. could have B. should have C. might have D. must have 30. _______ the layers of the dermis(真皮) are seriously damaged, when the skin of an injured fingertip heals, the body reproduces the original fingerprint exactly. A. In case B. Unless C. Until D. If 31. _________ along several city blocks is a row of trees, their leaves turning a brilliant yellow now that summer is over. A. Extending B. Being extended C. To be extended D. Extended 32. The newly-founded institute is now faced with lots of difficulties, according to the manager, _______ the financial problem is worth thoroughly studying. A. by whom B. of which C. with whom D. in which 33. ---Lucy has trouble in reading and writing. That 's why she feels _________ in the class. ---Let 's do our best to help her out! A. cut out B. stood out C. left out D. made out 34. If we want students to become effective in multicultural settings, there is no _______ for practice.
A. submission B. substitute C. innovation D. compensation 35. ---That dress is very pretty. Why don't you like it, dear? ---Well, ___________. A. it 's none of your business B. it 's not in my line B. it 's too hard D. it 's got me beat 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,并在答题卡上讲该选项涂黑。 I read about an athlete who made it all the way to the Olympics despite hating his chosen sport. He committed his entire life to ____36____ one tiny, yet large, sentence---I'm proud of you. At some point we all have someone we want to ____37____, whose approval means the world to us. I have a clear memory of the person I wanted approval from telling me I was intelligent, the kind of memory that stays very clear because you've recalled it so many times. I had ____38____ someone's opinion about buying a Canadian soda. “We should really support our own economy,” ten-year-old me said. I had no idea what that meant, ____39____ I was looked at with approval, and my heart was filled with ____40_____. I loved that feeling---the approval of my hero. It was nothing like the Olympic athlete, but I made some very big ____41____ based on what might make them ___42___. I was hugely affected by wanting their approval. Months ago this person removed me from his life. It hurt a lot. However, in life there is rarely hurt ___43____ growth. I recently __44___ on myself and behavior and noticed something---I feel free. After a period of denying and upset, I ___45___that this is just how it is. This realization made me see how often I was transforming myself according to the ___46____, “what would they think?” I'd been using the desire for approval as an ___47___ excuse for hiding. My excuse was gone immediately I realized it ____48___. It was time to ___49____ step into myself and stop hiding who I am from others. Are you hiding? I hid in approval-seeking. Maybe you hide behind judgment. We all have our ways, and it can be really scary to let ____50____ go. This thing is, ___51____, as long as we prevent ourselves being truly seen, we will never be truly understood. Connection with others won't be wholly authentic, and we will edit ourselves because we ____52___ potential thoughts in other people's heads. It 's pretty ____53_____. Of course, breaking up isn't ____54_____ when you expect to be freed from wanting someone 's approval. You don't even have to tell them you no longer care what they think of you. Just ___55____ and do what makes you happy and go for the things you really want in life. Do your thing, and let them do theirs. 36.A.searching B.seeking C.making D.reading 37.A.love B.upset C.please D.annoy 38.A.shared B.assessed C.analyzed D.parroted 39.A.so B.but C.as D.for 40.A.disappointed B.depression C.satisfaction D.amazement 41.A.profits B.statements C.decisions D.preparations 42.A.cozy B.healthy C.wise D.proud 43.A.with B.without C.by D.through
44.A.reflected B.dawned C.counted D.experimented 45.A.assumed B.accepted C.anticipated D.argued 46.A.opinion B.concept C.thought D.reason 47.A.unconscious B.unforgettable C.unpleasant D.unbelievable 48.A.existed B.rose C.faded D.disappeared 49.A.physically B.precisely C.automatically D.authentically 50.A.them B.it C.us D.you 51.A.therefore B.instead C.though D.eventually 52.A.miss B.fear C.doubt D.advocate 53.A.appealing B.scare C.silly D.inspiring 54.A.impossible B.necessary C.important D.abundant 55.A.look out B.hurry up C.hold on D.go ahead