金河镇九年制学校 2017--2018 学年第一学期八年级英语竞赛 120 分 一 单项选择。 （20 分） （ ）1. He _____in a tall apartment next year. A. live ( B . lives C. will live D. will living
) 2. —Will there be more people in 100 years ? —____, I hope. A. No, there isn’t C. No, there won’t B. No, there aren’t D. No, they won’t.
) 3. I predict he will be an engineer _____ten years because he is so
interested in making things. A. in ( )4 .There B. after C. later D. for
a talk show on CCTV-3 at 8 this evening. B. is going to be D. are going have ?
A. is going to have C. will have (
)5 .What’s she going to be when she
A. grow up B. grows C. grows up D. is going to grow up ( )6.. I want to see Animal World. Please ______ the TV. A. turn on ( B. turn up C. turn down D. turn off
)7. Don’t ______ the milk into the cup. It’s full (满了). A. peel B. pour C. leave D. drink
) 8. —______ yogurt do you need?—Two cups. A. How many B. H ow much C. How often D. How long
)9.. Turn on the blender ______ about two minutes. A. in B. at C. for D. to
)10. I had ______ for breakfast yesterday. B. two pieces of bread
A. two bread
C. two piece of bread
( ) 11. The apple is too big , You can _____________ first. A cut it up ( B cut them up C cut up them D cut up it
) 12. Don’t forget ___________ off the TV when you go to bed. A turn B turns C to turn D turning
( ) 13. I think there will be _______ pollution and ________ people in the future . A fewer , fewer B less , less C less, fewer D fewer , less
( )14.—How many birds can you see in the trees? —I can see _____ birds in them. A. hundreds of B. five hundreds ( C. hundred of D. five hundreds of
)15. This coat doesn’t fit him well, as he has ____ a huge body and the coat is B. so; so C. such; such D. such; so
___ small.A. so; such (
)16. He often tell jokes and makes us _________. A. laugh B. to laugh C. laughing D. laughed
）17. He will learn ________ next year . A act B to act C acting D acts
) 18. He plans to keep on _____________ basketball. A practice B practices C practicing D to practice
) 19..There are different
resolutions. Some of them _____
self-improvement. A. kinds of, have to do with C. kinds, have do with ( B. kind of, have to do with
D. kinds, have nothing to do with
) 20.Try your best _________ English and you will live more easily in
America. A learn B learning C learned D to learn
二、完型填空（10 分） Robots seem very new to most people. But they have a __31__ history. A
Greek scientist made the first robot. You may 32 robots in some movies. The robots in the movies are usually stronger, faster and __33__ than people. In real life, most robots are used in factories. They can do lots of dangerous, difficult or__34__ jobs. Some people can’t look __35_ themselves and robots can help them. For example, some people can’t see, and they use a guide dog to help themselves move. But now scientists are__36__ a robot to help them. Robots are also used in American hospitals. At one hospital, a robot 37 meals from the kitchen to the sick people’s rooms. It never loses (迷失)its
__38__ because it has a map of the hospital in its computer system(系统). __39__ the future, robots will even work in space. But robots will 40 take the place
of(代替)people but only work for people. They can, however, help us in a lot of different ways. ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( )31. A. unpleasant B. long )32. A. look )33. A. clever B. look at B. cleverer C. strange C. see C. cleverest D. interesting D. know D. the cleverest D. bored D. after D. predicting D. takes D. meal D. In D. yet
)34. A. interesting B. interested C. boring )35. A. about )36. A. taking )37. A. flies )38. A. way )39. A. For )40. A. ever B. at B. using B. cooks B. road B. Of B. never C. for C. making C. makes C. street C. With C. still
三、阅读理解。 （20 分） A Mr.Brown lived in a small town, but he got a job in a big city, so he moved there with his wife and his two children last Tuesday.
The next day Mr.Brown took his new car out of the garage and was washing it when a neighbor came.The neighbor stopped and looked at the new car for a minute.Then Mr.Brown turned and saw him. The neighbor said: "That's a new ear.Is it yours?" "Sometimes."Mr.Brown answered. The neighbor was surprised."Sometimes?" he said, "what do you mean?" "Well."answered Mr.Brown slowly, "when there's a party in town, it belongs to my daughter,Jean.When there's a football game,it belongs to my son, Joe. When I have washed it and it looks really nice and clean,it belongs to my wife, Mary.And when it needs gas,it's mine." ( ) 1. There are __________people in the story. A. three ( B. four C. six D. five
) 2. Mr.Brown worked in__________. A. a small town B. a big city C. the garage D. the gas
station ( ) 3. When Mr.Brown was washing the new car,his neighbor came to ask him__________. A. if the car was new B. what car it was D. whose car it was
C. if the car was Mr.Brown' s
( ) 4.When there was a football match, the car belonged to__________. A. Mr.Brown B. the neighbor C. Jean's brother D. Jean
( ) 5. “Sometimes”in the story means that__________. A. when there was a party in town,the car belonged to his daughter B. when there was a football game,it was his son's C. when the car looked nice and clean,it was his wife's D. when the ear wanted gas,it belonged to him B
George Stephenson was born in 1781 in a poor family. He had to start work when he was only eight. When George was fourteen, he became his father’s helper. He spent a lot of time learning about engines(发动机). And on holidays he often took one engine to pieces and studied each piece carefully. Soon he became a very good worker though he could not read or write. He began to learn the English letters when he was seventeen years old. Every day after he did twelve hours of hard work, he walked a long way to have lessons from a young school teacher. On his eighteen birthday, he wrote his own name for the first time in his life. George invented(发明) many things in his life. The train was the greatest one among(在……中) them. Today when we watch or take trains from one place to another, we’ll think of this great man—George Stephenson. ( )1. George Stephenson started to help his father in A. In 1798 ( B. In 1789 C. In 1795 D. In 1781 . .
)2. He learned about the engine A. at lessons from a young teacher
B. by taking it to pieces and studying each piece carefully C. through reading and writing D. by asking a lot of questions ( )3..He spent a lot of time learning about engines and soon he A. became a good worker B. became a good businessman
C. became a good teacher D. started to teach other workers ( )4. was invented by George Stephenson. A. The train B. The telephone C. The Car ( D. The computer
)5.. From this passage we know that George Stephenson was one of the greatest in the world. A. teachers B. inventors C. learners D. workers
四、任务型阅读（10 分） Betty is an American school girl. She is very happy because her parents will take her to China for a visit. They are going to fly from New York on June 30 and get to Beijing on July 1. They will stay at Lido Holiday Inn. (A)Their Chinese friends will show them around Beijing. They are going to visit the Palace Museum, the Summer Palace, the Temple of Heaven and the Great Wall. They will also visit some Chinese homes and try some Chinese food. They will spend a week in Beijing and then go to Xi’an, Guilin and some other places for sightseeing.（B）整个旅行将花费三个星期 and she is sure she will have a great time in China. 1.根据短文内容，判断下列句子的正误(T/F)。 ( ) a. Betty is very happy because she will visit China with her parents. ( ) b. They are going to China on June 30. 根据短文内容，选择最佳答案。 ( ) 2. Their _______ friends will show them around Beijing. A. Australian B. Chinese C. American
( ) 3. From the text we can know that they will _______ in Beijing. A. cook Chi nese food B. Learn to speak Chinese C. try some Chinese food 4.将句中(A)处画线句子译为汉语。 5.将句中(B)处画线句子译为英语。 五、根据句意和汉语提示写出所缺单词（20 分） 1.The boy is not happy because of the much 2.He joined the English club to 3. Tom f 4. Air p 5.In a (学校 作业).
(提高) his English.
(跌倒) off his bike yesterday, he hurt his legs. (污染)is harmful(伤害) to all the living things. ,the leaves(叶子）on trees turn yellow.
6.There are many m and more quickly.
in factories ,with them people can work better
7. ______ (final)， mix all the ingredients up. 8. （在……期间）the month, I’ll go there by train. ( add ) some salt to the soup. them with our friends or family.
9. Allen, don’t forget
10.On special holidays ，we often c 六、连词成句（10 分）
1. day, practice, I, going, playing, to, am, basketball, every (.) 2. people, use, in, years, will, money, 100 (?) 3. how, make, milk, do, a, shake, you, banana (?) 4. you, in, people’s, think. Do, there, be, homes, will, robots (?) 5. put, bananas, in, blender, the, and, ice-cream, the，finally (.) 七、句型转换（10 分） 1. We’ll go out for a walk with you. (改为否定句) We _________ _________ out for a walk with you. 2. Pour hot water into the blender. (改为否定句) _________ _________ hot water into the blender. 3. Mary has two cups of milk for breakfast. (对划线部分提问) _________ _________milk _________ Mary_________ for breakfast? 4. Tom does his homework every day . ( 用 tomorrow 改写句子) Tom ______________________________ tomorrow.
5. I want to be an engineer when I grow up. (就划线部分提问) ________ do you _______ to be when you grow up ? 八、补全对话（10 分） A:What are you going ____ ____when you ____up? B:I’m going to be a baseball____. A:______are you going to do that? B:I’m going to__________baseball everday. A:______are you going to practice? B:I’m going to practice in the sports center. A:______do you______there? B:I get there_____ bike. 九、作文。 （10 分） 新年就要到了！假如你是 Mike， 请以“My New Year’s Resolution”为题， 制定新年的计划。70 词左右,注意书写工整,认真.作文应包括以下信息： 1. What are you going to be when you grow up? that? 3.What are your New Year’s resolutions? (提示词： study hard, read, healthy food, exercise, help with house at home travel) 2.How are you going to do