These days computer games have become more and more popular in many cities and towns. A lot of small shops along busy _1_ have changed into computer game houses in order to get more __2___ . These places are always crowded with people.
In the computer game houses, people 3 a lot of money matching on the machines, It‘s 4 for one to beat a computer, but one can do well after trying again and again. Peo-ple want to 5 when they play computer games. The more they 6 , the more they want to win, and at last they even can‘t 7 without it.
The result is that some people don‘ t want to 8 and they play in computer game houses for hours and hours. For school boys, things are 9 . They don‘t want to have 10 . When school is over, they rush to the computer game houses near their 11 .
Some of them can get enough money from their 12 . Some of them are
_13_enough to get the money. So they have to steal or rob others‘ and become 14 .
Computer game addiction(上瘾) is a 15 problem in our life. Something has to be done to stop it.
( )1. A. streets B. schools C. towns D. cities
( )2. A. boys B. money C. computers D. houses
( )3. A. take B. spend C. cost D. pay
( )4. A. possible B. easy C. good D. hard
( )5. A. read B. learn C. win D. download
( )6. A. lose B. try C. waste D. watch
( )7. A. come B. eat C. study D. live
( )8. A. watch TV B. go out C. stay there D. work
( )9. A. better B. exciting C. even worse D. interesting
( )10.A. lessons B. games C. families D. sports
( )11.A. classes B. rooms C. schools D. shops
( )12. A. classmates B. teachers C. sisters D. parents
( )13. A. lucky B. unlucky C. careful D. polite
( )14. A. good B. bad C. rich D. poor
( )15. A. important B. serious C. unusual D. wonderful
Miss Carter is a beautiful girl. Her father 1 two years ago and her mother made a terrible mistake and 2 .They began to live a hard life. When she 3 middle school, she couldn‘t go on studying. Her uncle found a 4 for her. Mr Baker, a rich shopkeeper, hired(雇) her. Her work was to clean the rooms and sweep the floors. She tried her 5 and worked hard. Mrs Baker liked her and paid her 6 than the other servants(佣人).
It was Sunday, Mr Baker was reading and Mrs Baker was watching TV in the sitting room. The girl came in and said,“I‘m 7 ,Mrs Baker. I have to tell you I can‘t work for you any longer.”
It 8 Mr. and Mrs Baker. The woman asked,“What makes you say that? Aren‘t we
__9 to you?”
“Yes, you are, Madam,”the girl said.“Have you found a piece of 10 work yet?”Mrs Baker asked.
“No,I haven‘t,”Miss Carter said.“ 11 I don‘t think you trust(信任) me.”
“You are 12 ,Miss Carter,”said Mr Baker.“I always think you are a 13 girl. And I often leave my keys in my study.”“It was 14 that you often left the keys in your study,”said the girl.“But I could use none of them to 15 the safe(保险箱).”
“Well,”said Mr. Baker.“You can go right now!”
( )1. A. died B. dieded C. dying D. dead
( )2. A. hurried off B. hurried to C. sent away D. stopped
( )3. A. finished B. stopped C. end D. over
( )4. A. work B. works C. job D. jobs
( )5. A. better B. good C. best D. well
( )6. A. much B. more C. little D. less
( )7. A. sorry B. glad C. angry D. please
( )8. A. in surprise B. surprise C. surprised D. surprises
( )9. A. friendly B. friend C. rich D. cold
( )10.A. good B. better C. best D. well
( )11.A. But B. And C. Though D. What
( )12.A. wrong B. right C. foolish D. bright
( )13 A. bad B. good C. well D. happy
( )14. A. poor B. true C. bad D. well
( )15..A. break B. answer C. find D. open
“A friend walks in when the rest of the world walks out.”Sometimes in 1ife，you find a special friend：
Someone who Changes your 1 just by being part of it;
Someone who makes you laugh Until you can‘t 2 ;
Someone who makes you believe that there really is 3 in the world;
Someone who convinces(使相信) you that there really is an 4 door just waiting for you to open it.
This is Forever Friendship.
When you’re 5 ，and the world seems dark and empty，your forever friend
__6 you up in spirits and makes that dark and empty world suddenly seem bright and 7 .
You forever friend gets you 8 the hard times and the sad times.If you turn and walk away，your forever friend 9 . If you 1ose your way，your forever friend guides you，encourages you，holds your 10 and tells you that everything is going to be OK.
And if you 11 such a friend, you fee1 happy，because you 12 not worry.You have a forever friend for life，and forever has no 13 .
A true friend is someone who gives you a hand and touches your heart.
Remember： 14 happens，happens for a reason(理由).
How many people have eight true friends in fact? Hardly 15 I know.But some of us have all right friends and good friends.
( )1. A.food B.time C.1ife D.work
( )2. A.think B.stop C.harm D.Offer
( )3. A.good B.health C.human D. scenery
( )4. A.unpacked B.unlocked C.unfixed D.unborn
( )5. A.high B.above C.across D.down
( )6. A.1ifts B.shuts C.catches D.stands
( )7. A.natural B.full C.funny D.proud
( )8. A.around B.below C.through D.beside
( )9. A.leaves B.travels C.moves D.fo11ows
( )10. A.head B.hand C.heart D.back
( )11.A.make B.treat C.find D.warn
( )12.A.need B.must C.may D.have
( )13.A.job B.end C.top D.goa1
( )14.A.however B.whoever C.whatever D.wherever
( )15.A.someone B.everyone C.none D.anyone
Mike was a little boy. One day Mike went with his father to a small town to
1 his grandparents.
__2 the train, Mike put his head out of the window every minute. His father said, Mike, be 3 ! Don‘t put your head out of the window! But Mike didn‘t 4 his father and went on putting his head out of the window. His father could do 5 .
Then Mike‘s father wanted to 6 a joke on his son. He took Mike‘s cap quietly, hid it 7 his back and said, You see, your cap has 8 away. Mike touched his head and it was really gone. The boy looked 9 and then he began to cry. He wanted to get his cap back.
Don‘t worry, son. said his father, I have a strange 10 to get your cap back. __11 can you get it back? asked Mike in surprise.
His father said, Close your eyes and whistle(吹口哨) once, and maybe your cap will come back. Mike came 12 to the window, closed his eyes and whistled. Just at that 13 , his father quickly put the cap on the son‘s head.
Oh! It was 14 ! Mike laughed. He was pleased, then he quickly took his father‘s cap and 15 it out of the window. Now it is your turn to whistle, Dad! he said happily.
( )1.A. look B. see C. watch D. notice
( )2.A. At B. Of C. To D. In
( )3.A. care B. careful C. carefully D. careless
( )4.A. hear of B. listen C. hear D. listen to
( )5.A. nothing B. anything C. some D. any
( )6. A. do B. work C. play D. take
( )7.A. before B. behind C. after D. at
( )8. A. dropped B. thrown C. sent D. flown
( )9.A. worried B. glad C. happy D. proud
( )10. A. road B. path C. way D. street
( )11.A. Why B. How C. What D. Where
( )12. A. on B. up C. in D. out
( )13.A. while B. second C. minute D. moment
( )14.A. terrible B. wonderful C. had D. lovely
( )15 A. threw B. placed C. brought D. got
David received a parrot for his birthday. The parrot had a poor vocabulary (词汇量), and many were not polite. David tried hard to 1 the bird‘s words and was often 2 polite words, playing soft music, trying anything he could 3 to set a good example. But nothing 4 . He shouted at the bird and the bird just got angry and became even 5 .Finally，without any hope， David put the 6 in the freezer. For a few moments he heard the bird kick(踢) and cry loudly in it. Then suddenly it was 7 —not a sound for half a minute. David was 8 that he might have hurt the bird and quickly 9 the freezer door. The parrot quietly 10 out onto David‘s arm and said，“‘I 11 that I may have made you angry 12 me about my impolite language and actions. I will try my best at once to be polite. I am 13 sorry and beg your pardon.
David was surprised at the bird‘s change， and he was just 14 what had made such a surprising change when the parrot 15 saying, May I ask what the chicken in the freezer did?
( )1.A. change B. teach C. make D. have
( )2. A. talking B. speaking C. saying D. telling
( )3.A. look after B. look over C. think over D. think of
( )4 A. happened B. appeared C. worked D. did
( )5. A. polite B. less polite C. more polite D. not polite
( )6.A. parrot B. chicken C. meat D. food
( )7.A. noisy B. painful C full D. quiet
( )8.A. amazed B. surprising C. boring D. frightened
( )9.A. locked B. shut C. opened D. repaired
( )10A. ran B. stepped C. swam D. escaped
( )11.A. believe B hope C. dream D. celebrate
( )12. A. in B. for C. to D. with
( )13. A. much B. really C. a little D. just
( )14. A. to ask B. asked C. to reply D. replied
( )15. A. went on to B. went on C. went over D. went