虹口区 2015学年度第一学期期终教学质量监控测试 初三英语试卷
（满分 150分） 2016.1 考生注意：本题有 7答题，共 94小题。试题均采用连续编号，所有答案务必按照规定在答 题纸上完成，做在试卷上不给分。
Part 1 Listening（第一部分 听力）
I. Listening Co m prehension （听力理解）（共 30分） A. Listen and choose the right picture（根据你听到的内容，选出相应的图片）（共 6分）
1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. B. Listen and choose the best answer（根据你听到的对话和问题，选出最恰当答案）（共 8分） 7. A) Basketball . 8. A) 9:00. 9. A) In the classroo m. C) In the reading roo m. 10. A) Programs. 11. A) Canada. Zealand. B) Tennis. B) 9:05. C) Skating. D) Swi m ming. D) 9:30. C) 9:25. B) In the pocket. D) On the playground. C) Bees. D) Languages. C) Australia. D) Ne w B) Because he didn ’ t work hard. D) Because he was very careless. B) The man has an easy job. D) The man l ikes his job. B) Going for a walk is a great idea. D) They will go for a walk in half an hour.
B) Food. B) Britain.
12. A) Because he was very upset. C) Because he was badly i l l . 13. A) They ’ re traveling by plane. C) The wo man enjoys the tr i p. 14. A) They ’d better not go for a walk. C) It ’ s not good going for a walk in the rain.
C. Listen to the passage and tell whether the following state ments are true or false（判断下 列句子是否符合你听到的短文内容，符合的用 “ T ” 表示，不符合的用 “F ” 表 示）（共
6分） 15. Dick was seven and he was two years older than his sister Catherine. 16. Mrs. Green took Catherine to the big city to buy so m e new beautiful clothes. 17. Dick ’ s aunt Mrs. Black took him into the kitchen to eat a nice cake together. 18. Dick ’ s aunt gave him a sm all knife and asked him to cut the cake in half . 19. In fact , Dick ’ s aunt meant to let his sister Catherine eat the bigger piece. 20. Dick took the cake to his s ister because he really wanted to be a gentleman. D. Listen to the dialogue and co mplete the following sentences（听对话，完成下列内容。 每空格限填一词）（共 10分） 21. Water is called l iquid gold because i t ’ s l imited. and water resources are
22. There ’ s salty water in the sea, but we can neither drink nor take a shower with i t . 23. Floods are powerful and harmful and they can cause in econo my. 24. People who an earthquake or a f lood may have nowhere to l ive. 25. People donate (捐赠) money, food, water and medicine to through the Red Cross.
Part 2 Phonetics, Gra m m ar and Vocabulary （第二部分语音、语法和词汇）
II. Choose the best answer（选择最恰当的答案）（共 20分） 26. Which of the following w ords is pronounced /sed/? A) seed B) sad C) said D) side 27. No wadays many young people would rather go on diet to lost weight. A) a B) the C) / D) an 28. We are very happy to learn that Mr. Lee will teach M aths this term. A) we B) our C) us D) ourselves 29. Hurry up, Christopher! The train is leaving less than ten minutes. C) for A) at B) in D) of 30. I can ’ tf ind many about air pollution in our school l ibrary. A) books B) information C) report D) news 31. My family are going to have a party to celebrate my grandpa ’ s birthday. A) ninety B) nineties C) ninetieth D) ninetieths 32. Though I ordered several i tems of clothing online on Taobao four days ago, has arrived. A) none B) neither C) both D) either 33. All the pins that our class teacher has collected really l ook . D) lovely A) rarely B) gently C) beautifully 34. I had invited everybody, only three people came to my party. D) for A) or C) so B) but 35. As I have so mething to t ell him, I will wait he co mes back. C) when A) until B) as soon as D) after 36. nice day! Let ’ s go for a picnic in the forest park together, shall we?
A) What B) What a C) Ho w D) Ho w a 37. Don ’ ttalk to the elderly l ike that , John. We respect and be kind to them. D) should A) can B) may C) need 38. This car is environ ment-friendly because i ts engine by electricity. D) drives A) is driven B) are driven C) drive 39.— I s your father at ho me? — No. He to Beij ing on business. A) goes B) had gone C) went D) has gone 40. Minions (小黄人) pretty popular since the fi lm “Despicable Me ” was shown. A) beco me B) will beco me C) have beco me D) are beco ming 41. Our monitor has made up his mind a basketball match after the final exa m. A) organizing B) organize C) organized D) to organize 42. In order to act in the fi lm “Black Swan ” , Natalie Portm an practiced for a long t ime. D) to dance A) dance B) danced C) dancing 43.— does this new ca mera belong to? — Perhaps i t ’ s David ’ s . C) Ho w A) What B) Who D) Whose 44.—You ’d better not stay up too late. I t ’ s not good for your health. — A) Thank you all the same. C) Of course not. 45.—How do you l ike your trip to Australia, Jenny? — B) I ’ l ltake your advice. D) It doesn ’ t matter .
A) It ’ s my pleasure. B) The same to you. C) Yes, I ’ d love to. D) It ’ s wonderful. III . Co mplete the following passage with the words or phrases in the box. Each word can only be used once（将下列单词或词组填入空格， 每空格限填一词，每次只能填一词） （共 8分） A) theatres B) hardly C) collections D) more E) networks Every year, more than nine million people all over the world co me to visi t London. They go to the museu ms and 46 ; they look at interesting old buildings or have a drink in a park. Two million visitors go to the Tower of London. One mill ion 47 go to see St Paul ’ s Cathedral or go to Oxford Street to look at shops. A quick and easy way to get to different places in the city is to take an underground train. The London underground is one of the best and most widely used transport 48 i n the w orld with around 24 million journeys made each day. The trains run all day and most of the night. Buy your t icket before you get on the train. I t ’ s better not to make your journey between eight o ’ c lock and ten o ’ c lock in the morning, or four o ’c lock and six o ’ c lock in the evening. The trains are so crowded that you can a place to si t . A. cancel B. simplest C. predict D. are called 49 move or find
London ’ s famous red buses form a big part of gett i ng around in London. Although the London underground is the fastest and for newco mers the 50 way of gett ing around London,
the buses play their part and are an experience you should t ry at least once your visit .U nlike the London underground, seated on the top deck of the bus, you get a great sightseeing experience of London as well . So me 51 visi tors ’ buses take you to many of the interesti ng places in the city on one journey. I t takes about one and a half hours, but you can 52 your journey and get off (and on again) at the different places you want to visi t . London taxis 53 “b lack cabs ” . Most of them are black, but some are not. You can stop one if i t has a“For Hire ”s ign on i t .The drivers are friendly and helpful. In a word, London is a big and beautiful ci ty with lots to see and to do. IV . Co mplete the sentences wi th the given words in their proper forms（用括号中所给单词 的适当形式完成下列句子，每空格限填一词）（共 8分） 54. To m, could you please lend me your mobile phone? I ’ ve lost . (I) 55. English textbooks and are on sale everywhere. (dictionary) 56. Rina explained to me that she took the job for reasons. (variety). 57. The average of the boy students in our class is 1.67 m. (high) 58. President Xi Jinping made a at the 2015 World Internet Conference. (speak) 59. The scientist desires to l ike Tu Youyou in the future. (success) 60. The roo ms were awful and the food was even in this hotel . (bad) . (depend) 61. Going away to college has made my sister much more V . Co mplete the following sentences as required（根据所给要求，完成下列句子。 小题每空格限填一词）（共 14分） 62. The girl does her ho me w ork at the weekend.（改为否定句） The girl her ho me work at the weekend. 63. My parents and I go to the cinema once a month.（对划线部分提问） do your parents and you go to the cinema? 64. Our English teacher l ikes black coffee better than green tea.（保持句意基本相同） O ur English teacher black coffee green tea. 65. The speaker spoke loudly. All the audience could hear him.（合并为一句） The speaker spoke loudly all the audience could hear him. 66.“Will you visi t Mr. Read next week? ” To m asked Mary. （改为宾语从句） To m asked Mary she visit Mr. Read the next week. 67. Our teacher warned us not to touch the che micals in t he lab.（改为被动语态） We not to touch the che micals in the lab. 68. his car, Mr. Lee, on foot, instead of, often, goes to the office, driving（连词成句）
Part 3 Reading and W riting（第三部分读写）
VI . Reading co mprehension（阅读理解）（共 50分） A. Choose the best answer（根据短文内容，选择最恰当的答案）（ http:/ /w w w.internethoaxes.net/ info.htm A B O U T INTE R N E T H O A X E S M O R E INF O C O N T A C T US The Internet is full of false i nformation. I t is important for us al l to avoid being fooled by such information. Here are t hree exa mples of Internet hoaxes. 12分）
O n his website, a man by the name of Tony has asked for gifts of m oney to save the l ife of a pretty l i t t le rabbit named Toby that he rescued from under his house. A cat must have attacked the rabbit , the m an claimed, so he took i t in. he gave Toby loving care and nursed him back to health. There is a very cruel point, however. If the greedy m an doesn ’ t receive enough money, he will eat poor l i t t le Toby. (Don ’ t worry, though. Re me mber, i t ’ sjust a hoax!) W hile the streets of New Orleans, the US A, were st i l lf looded after a terrible hurricane (飓风), a fr ightening e-mail was sent around the Internet. I t included a photograph of a large crocodile over f ive meters long. According to the message, i t had been swim ming around the f looded city eating people. I t was later discovered that the photographs of the crocodile were of one that was caught in the Congo (刚果) years before. The following e-mail hoax takes in many people. I t claims that a large Brit ish co mpany will pay you to send their e-mail to as many people as possible. For every person that you send the e-mail to, i t pro mises you wil l receive $5.00; for every person that you send i t to that sends i t to so meone else, you ’ l l get $3.00; and for every third person that receives i t , you will be paid $1.00. To make i t even more believable, the sender says that at first he thought i t was a hoax, but the co mpany soon sent him $800.00. 69. The underlined word“hoaxes ” means . A) ga mes B) websites C) l ies . 70. Toby is the name of a A) man B) rabbit C) website . 71. The crocodile in the photograph actually l ived in A) Ne w Orleans B) the US A C) Britain 72. So me people believe that they can if they send e-mail . C) make money A) beco me famous B) find friends 73. Which of the following is TR U E according to the passage? A) The city of New Orleans was flooded because o the terrible hurricane. B) If the man doesn ’ treceive enough money, he will eat poor l i t t le Toby. C) The crocodile swa m around the flooded city and ate several people. D) So meone received $800.00 from the co mpany because of the e-mail . 74. The main idea of the passage is to . A) teach how to create a professional website with attractive stories B) show that anyone can create good Internet hoaxes with so me facts C) explain that , even though they seem false, Internet hoaxes might be true D) tell people to be careful of Internet hoaxes by giving so me exa mples B. Choose the words or expressions and co mplete the passage（选择最恰当的选项完成短 文）（12分） Although the first airplane did not fly unti l 1903, f lying soon beca me the fastest method of ’ s favourite way of traveling long distances because i t has a lot transport . Today i t is 75 people of advantages. The first airplane were not big or powerful enough to carry more than a pi lot , but during the First World War (1914-1918) larger aircraft with up to four engines were 76 to D) stories D) cat D) the Congo D) keep pro mises
carry bombs (炸弹). After the war some of these were changed to carry a few passenger services. In 1919 the first regular passenger services were started between several ci t ies in Europe. Air transport was even then too 77 for most cargoes (货物), but mail began to carried by air at an early stage. This was part ly because let ters are small and l ight, and partly because businessmen, especially, were prepared to pay more for their mail to be delivered by the fastest m ethod. 78 ,in the United States, where let ters could take over a week to cross the country by train, airmail services the first regular transport f l ights. The early passenger aircraft could carry only about 12 passengers, and only enough 79 for short journeys. For long distances, such as from Europe to the United states, f i l led with very l ight gas and able to f loat through the air , began to be used in the 1930s. By the end of the Second W orld War in 1945, much larger airplanes had been made. At the same time, mili tary (军事的) airfields had been buil t al l over the world, and long-distance routes had been set up. After the war, the introduction of t he jet engine, which 80 m uch greater po wer, al lowed even bigger and faster aircraft to be built . Today ’ s wide-bodied airplanes can carry as many as 800 passengers. M odern air transport passenger services are quite convenient. Air transport has al lowed more people to travel abroad than ever before. 75. 76. 77. 78. 79. A) quietly A) recognized A) expensive A) After al l A) t ime B) easily B) considered B) ordinary B) For exa mple B) money C) directly C) developed C) tradit ional C) In addit ion C) food D) recently D) described D) private D) On average D) fuel
80. A) produces B) attracts C) reuses D) spreads C. Read the passage and fi l l in the blanks with proper w ords（在短文的空格内填入适当的 词，使其内容通顺。每空格限填一词。首字母已给）（ 14分） Beatlemania is a very strong feeling for the group, the Beatles. The Beatles were four young m usicians from Liverpool, England. Their n 81 were John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr . These four men n play music. 82 took music lessons. They taught themselves to
In 1957, John c 83 a group called the Quarrymen. At that t ime, he was only 16 years old. Then he met Paul. They began to write songs and sing together. Soon, George joined them. The group played in England, and then in Germany. In 1962, Ringo joined them. Then John, Paul, George and Ringo were the Beatles. The Beatles made their f 84 hi t song in 1962. The song was“Love Me Do. ”In 1963, their song“Please Please Me ” was a bigger hit . In all , they had twenty-nine hit songs. By 1963, the Beatles were very p 85 in England, and Beatlem ania started. They had many fans. At converts, their fans screamed very very loudly. The Beatles could not hear themselves sing. The next year, the Beatles went to the United States. the A mericans love them, too. People everywhere c 86 their clothes and their hair . This rock-and roll group was welco med by people all over the world. The Beatles broke up in 1970. They wanted to play new music. All of the Beat les and interesting, new things. .John wrote music with his wife. Paul started a new group with his wife. George and Ringo made their own r 87 and gave converts. Sadly, John was shot dead in New Y ork in 1980. He was forty years old. George beca me sick and died in 2001.
W e sti l l hear Beatles songs on the radio today. Their music and songs will l ive in our hearts for ever. D. Answer the questions（根据短文内容回答下列问题）（ 12分） O nce there was a l i t t le girl na med Mary Lennox and her t w o li t t le friends, Dickon and Colin. Bot of Mary ’ s parents died w hen she was a l i t t le baby. She was sent to her uncle, Mr. Archilbald Crave, who had a son na med Colin. M ary was one a self ish (自私的) girl . She cared for nobody else except herself and she was always alone. She started to kno w the word“ f r iend ” after the met Dickon, the gardener ’ s son. The l i t t le boy was very kind to M ary. They went to the Secret Garden every day, planting and playing. M ary never expected that making the garden beautiful would bring such a wonderful feeling to her. She was so happy to be with Dickon that she almost forgot al l the sad things around her . She came out of her small lonely world. After she met Colin, Mary finally found the very person to take care of Colin, the sick boy w ho couldn ’ t even walk, had been in bed for about ten years. Before he met Mary, he was taken care of by the servants, but no one really cared how he was. He couldn ’ tf ind any reason to l ive. So he cried and cried, thinking about death. But Mary cam e. Colin was co mpletely att racted to M ary and to al l those fresh thoughts and stories which cam e out of her mouth. Of course, the most excit ing of al l was the Secret Garden. The feeling of having so meone share your secret is wonderful , especially for the children. Colin used to be too weak to change his l ife, but now he had Mary, Dickon and the Secret Garden. All these gave him courage. Finally, with the help of his t w o li t t le friends, he managed to stand up for the first t ime. 88. Did Mary care for anybody else except herself at f irst? , 89. Why was Mary sent to her uncle ’ s? 90. What did Mary and Dickon do in the Secret Garden? in i t . 91. Ho w was Colin before he met Mary? . 92. Where did Colin ’ s courage co me from? . 93. Who do you think changed the most in the story? Give your reason (s) . . . .