2013—2014 学年度第二学期 期中考试质量检测 八年级英语试卷
注意事项： 1、本试卷共 6 页，总分 100 分，考试时间 70 分钟； 2、答卷前将密封线左侧的项目填写清楚； 3、仔细认真，遵规守纪，相信自己一定能考出好成绩！ 一、单选（每空 1 分，共 20 分） ( ) 1.I’ll help________ signs after school. A.
put off B. putting off C. put up D. putting up ( ) 2. Mariah used to ______interested in music, but now she’s used to ________tennis. A. be, play B. being, play C. being, playing D. be, playing ( )3.The disabled man has trouble ______common things like carrying things. A. do B. to do C. does D. doing ( )4.I don’t want to go there _________. Will you please go with me? A. alone B. lonely C. right away D. myself ( )5.. ---I have a sore throat. ---You _________drink more hot tea ________honey. A. should, has B. should, with C. need, has D. need, with ( )6. They plan to write some notices and ________after school. A. give away them B. give them away C. hand out them D. hand them out ( )7 Our school provides the poor students dictionaries for free. A.with B. to C. for D. as ( )8 .To our _________, Jack arrived on time today. A. surprise B. surprised C. surprising D. surprises ( )9.----I feel nervous sometimes,Could you give me some advice? ----share your worries with your parents? A Why don’t you B. How about C What about D Would you like ( )10.—You _______ write him a letter to say you are sorry for it. —I ’m not good at writing letters.I want to talk about it _____ the phone. A.could；on B.should；in C.can；over D.must；by ( )11. — _______________? — My car doesn’t work. A. Why are you here ? B. How do you do C.What’swrong? D.What’s this ? ( )12. She looked _________ when she heard the _________ news. A. surprised; surprised B. surprising; surprised C. surprising; surprising D. surprised; surprising ( )13.If you don’t go, I won’t go _______. A.too B.also C.either D.neither ( )14.---I called you last night,but no one answered the phone.
----Oh, I a walk with my grandparents along the river at that time. A take B took C am taking D was taking ( )15.You to the meeting this afternoon if you have something important to do. A needn’t to come B don’t need come C don’t need coming D needn’t come ( )16. A friend of _________sent me a photo of ________yesterday. A. me, him B. mine, him C. me, his D. mine, his ( )17. My uncle isn’t _____ at the moment. A.feel well B. feeling well. C. feeling good ( )18. What’s the matter _____ you? A.with B. on C. in ( )19._____Daming’s help , the problems are solved successfully . A .As for , B Thanks for C Thanks to D According to ( )20. Keeping healthy is more important than . A. to be angry B. be angry C. being angry D. are angry 二．完形填空 阅读短文，从每题 A、B、C、D 四个选项中，选出一个能填入文章中 相应空白处的最佳答案。 （10 分） Mr and Mrs King have a bookstore by the bus station. They are 21 to everybody and have a lot of friends. They often 22 poor students by selling them some books cheaply. So there are 23 many young men in their store. Of course people 24 them and their friends often visit them. One Friday evening, Mr and Mrs King were planning to have a picnic on the island early the next 25 . It was a little far from the town. So they would have to get up earlier than usual to catch a six o’clock train. After 26 a few friends came to see them while they were making some food and drinks for the picnic. Mr King and Mrs King had to stop to talk with them. They talked a lot and few of them looked at the clock 27 the wall. Mr and Mrs King were very anxious 28 they couldn’t tell the visitors about it. Mrs King thought for a few minutes and had an idea. She said to her 29 , “Oh, it’s 11 pm! You must stop talking, dear! Our friends are anxious to go home!” Mr King heard this and stood up and said 30 to the visitors and they soon left. 21. A. lovely B. friendly C. careful D. happy 22. A. see B. need C. ask D. help 23. A. also B. still C. never D. always 24 A. like B. meet C. know D. hate 25. A. morning B. afternoon C. evening D. night 26 A. breakfast B. lunch C. dinner D. meal 27. A. to B. on C. of D. with 28. A. so B. and C. but D. or 29A. husband B. mother C. brother D. friend 30. A. yes B. hello C. sorry D. Thanks
三、阅读理解阅读下列短文，从每题A、B、C、D四个选项中，选出一个能回答所提问 题或完成所给句子的最佳答案。（30分） Mr.Brown got up late this morning. He was going to be late for work. It was raining hard and the streets were wet. He drove so fast that he didin't see the red lights. He couldn't stop his car and hit a car. An old man got out of the car and called out angrily, "What are you doing? How can you drive so fast?" "l'm sorry,sir," said Mr.brown, "l didn't see the lights turn red." Then he brought out a bottle of wine and gave it to the old man. "It's cold today, sir," said Mr.Brown. "Please drink a little, and then you'll get warm." The old man drank some wine and became happy. He asked, "l'm felling much better now. Why don't you drink any?" "l can't drink anything now,sir, "answered Mr.Brown "l'm waiting for the policeman.Only drunkards cause accidents,you kown!" （ ）31.When did the story happen? A. In the morning B. In the afternoon C. In the evening D. At night （ ）32.Why did Mr.Brown drive so fast? A. He was happy that day B. He was good at driving C. There were few cars in the street D. He was afraid to be late （ ）33. Mr. Brown hit the car because of the following EXCEPT that ____. A. he didn't see the red lights B. he drove fast C. he couldn't drive at all D. It was raining hard （ ）34.Why did Mr. Brown give a bottle of wine to the old man? A. To make him happy B. To make him drunk C. To make him warm D.To make friends with him （ ）35.We can know that _____ at last. A. Mr .Brown was not late for work B. The old man and Mr. Brown became good friends C. Mr .Brown drank some wine D. Mr .Brown fooled the old man B One day a man went home to his wife and said, "I have bought something for you." "Oh, thank you" said his wife. "What have you bought?" "I've bought a gold ring. Here it is." He held it out for his wife to see. Then he dropped it. "Oh dear" he said. "I have dropped it." He began to look for it on the floor but it was dark inside the house and he could not see anything. He went outside the house and began to look for the ring in the street. Just then a friend came along. "What's the matter?" he asked. "I have lost a ring." said the man. "Where did you lose it?" "I lost it inside my house." "You lost your ring inside your house but you are looking for it outside in the street. That seems very foolish." "Ah," said the man, "but it is dark inside my house. I shall never find it there. But here
in the street there is more light and I can see more clearly. （ ）36. One day a man went to the street to buy a gold ____. A. watch B. clock C. ring D. ear-ring （ ）37. He dropped the ring ____ the house. A. inside B. outside C. in front of D. beside （ ）38. At first he looked for the ring in the ____. A. street B. shop C. road D. house （ ）39. Next he looked for the ring in the ____. A. room B. garden C. house D. street （ ）40. Do you think that the man was ____? Yes, I do. A. clever B. foolish C. bright D. wise C Surtsey was born in 1963.Scientists saw the birth of this island. It began at 7.30 a.m. on 14th November. A fishing boat was near Iceland. The boat moved under the captain's（船长） feet. He noticed a strange smell. He saw some black smoke. A volcano（火山）was breaking out. Red-hot rocks, fire and smoke were rushing up from the bottom（底部）of the sea. The island grew quickly. It was 10 meters high the next day and 60 meters high on 18th November. Scientists flew there to watch. It was exciting. Smoke and fire were still rushing up. Pieces of red-hot rock were flying into the air and falling into the sea. The sea was boiling and there was a strange light in the sky. Surtsey grew and grew. Then it stopped in June 1967.It was 175 meters high and 2 kilometers long. And life was already coming to Surtsey. Plants grew. Birds came. Some scientists built a house. They want to learn about this young island. A new island is like a new world. （ ）41. Surtsey is ______. A. an island not far from Iceland B. a new volcano C. a fishing boat D. a place in Iceland （ ）42. Scientists flew there ______. A. to watch the birth of the island B. to save the fishing boat C. to learn about the island D. to build a house （ ）43. When did scientist fly there to watch? A. Before the volcano broke out. B. As soon as the volcano broke out. C. About four days after the volcano broke out. D. After the volcano stopped rushing up. （ ）44. Put the following sentences in correct order. a. The captain found the boat was moving. b. A new island appeared in the sea. c. Fire, smoke and rocks were seen rushing up. d. A fishing boat was near Iceland. e. The island grew quickly. A. d-a-c-b-e B. a-b-c-d-e C .a-b-e-c-d D. b-e-d-a-c （ ）45. The best title of this article is ________.
A. A new island B. The birth of an island C. A new world D. Scientists discovered Surtsey 四．任务型阅读，完成（46-50）每小题 2 分。 Last week ,my family took a trip to New York.We were on our way home .My father was driving the car .My brother and I were sitting in the back seat of the car. So we could see the sky. It was a clear night .There were so many stars .While we were talking about how bright the stars.While we were talking about how bright the stars were ,we saw one star that was bigger and brighter than the others. An hour later,we saw the brightest star to move across the sky. It was a bit strange for it to move now, because it stayed in the same place for an hour .It moved slowly across the sky at first .After a few miniutes,it began to move very fast and then flew away !I knew that we didn’t have a plane that could hover (盘旋)in the sky for an hour,or fly away so fast. The experience makes me believe there are UFOs and aliens in the world .Maybe someday in the future a UFO will land in front of my house and I will meet some aliens . 46 题判断证物（ “Ｔ”表示正确， “Ｆ＂表示错误）47 题完成句子；48-49 题简略 回答问题；50 题将文中划线句子译成汉语。 46.The writer lives in New York. ( ) 47.After the experience, the writer thinks that there are in the world 48.Where were the writer and his brother sitting in the car? 49.Why didn’t the writer think the brightest star was a plane? 50 . 五 词语运用(每空一分) 51You have a t _____,you should go to see the dentist. 52.The girl learnt English by h______. 53.There are 36 p______ in the bus. 54. My dog’s d______ made me very sad. 55.Mom often tells me the i_____ of working hard. 56 .We all like the girl because of his ________________(善良). 57. I can’t _____________(想象) what the future life is like. 58. We saw a _________ (标志) which says “No parking”. So we couldn’t park the car here. 59. Thank you for ____________(改变) my life. 60 . I have many _____________ (兴趣) like playing soccer and so on. 六．连词成句（每小题 1 分，共 5 分） 61 matter , her, is, the, what, with ? _________________________________________________________ 62 should, with, we, come, a, up, plan _________________________________________________________
63 will, ,I, clean, help, parks, up, city, the _________________________________________________________ 64 you, pass, salt, could, plesase, the, me?C _________________________________________________________ 65give, he, clothes, to, old, away, his, children, homeless, yesterday _________________________________________________________ 七、书面表达。 （15 分） 假如你是张亚，参加了学校上周六“环保俱乐部”(Saving the Environment Club)组织的志 愿者活动。其内容包括张贴海报，分发广告，打扫街道，打扫公园等。请给你的朋友 Bruce 写一封电子邮件，向他介绍这次活动的情况，并谈谈你对志愿者工作的看法。 80 字左右。 Dear Bruce, __________________________________________________________________________ __________________________________________________________________________ __________________________________________________________________________ __________________________________________________________________________ __________________________________________________________________________ __________________________________________________________________________ __________________________________________________________________________ ___________________________________
答案 一单选 1-5 C D D A B 6-10 D A A A A 11-15 C D C D D 16-20 B B A C C 二．完型 21-25 B D D A A 26-30 C B C A C 三．阅读 31-35 A D C B D 36-40 CADDB 41-45 AACAB 四．46 F 47 UFOs and alens 48 They were sitting in the back seat of the car 49 .Because a plane couldn’t hover in the sky for an hour, or fly away so fast. 50．我们看到了一颗比其他星星更大更明亮的星星。 五 51 toothache 52 herself 53 passengers 54 death 55 importance 56 kindness 57 imagine 58 sign 59 changing 60 interests 六 61. What’s the matter with her? 62 We should come up with a plan. 63.I will help clean up the city parks. 64Could you please pass me the salt? 65He gave away his old clothes to homeless children yesterday . 七 略 I am a volunteer in Saving the Environment Club of my school. Last Saturday, I did some volunteer work with other volunteers. Some of us put up posters. Some handed out advertisements. Others swept the streets. We also helped clean up the city parks. When we finished all the work, we were very tired but felt very happy at the same time. I think it's fantastic to be a volunteer.