( )1. ______ great fun it is to visit the Expo in Shanghai!
C. What a
D. How a
( )2. —Mary doesn’t know anyone here. She has got ______ to talk to.
—Poor girl. She has to keep her worries to herself.
D. no one
( )3. My parents ______ walking home from work to taking a bus. They think it is good for both their health and the environment.
D. would rather
( )4. When I have problems with my lessons, my teacher gives me lots of ______. They’re very useful.
( )5. —I’m really _____, for I can’t find my bike.
—Sorry to hear that. Let’s look for it together.
( )6. I like the film very much. It ____ me ____ the happiest days when I was young.
A. reminds; of
B. reminds; to
C. thinks; of
D. helps; with
( )7. Don’t worry, sir. I’m sure your daughter is ______ to come up with a good idea.
A. enough clever
B. clever enough
C. too clever
D. so clever
( )8. Daniel is crazy about playing football. He always ______ much time playing it after school.
( )9. It’s raining hard outside. I ______ stay at home ______ go out for a picnic.
A. prefer; to
B. would rather; to
C. would rather; than
D. prefer; than
( )10. —Amy looks sad. What happened to her?
—She didn’t pass the exam. We’d better try to ______ her ______.
A. keep; up
B. cheer; up
C. give; up
D. put; up
( )11. I enjoy doing the job, ______I am paid nothing. You know, I don’t do it for money, but for experience.
( )12. The woman is always kind to others. She tries to help any one ______.
A. at times
B. on time
C. at all times
D. at one time ( )13. —Mr Smith has decided to ______ his bad habit of smoking.
—That’s good news. I hope he can do it.
A. get up
B. give out
C. give up
D. save up
( )14. —It’s wise ______ him to bring a map.
—Yes. It’s always necessary ____ travellers to take a map when they are in a new place.
A. of; for
B. for; of
C. of; of
D. for; for
( )15. —The task has been completed now, Miss Yang.
—______, boys and girls. Let’s have a drink.
A. Bad luck
B. Well done
C. Sorry to hear that
D. I’m not sure
I think Shanghai is a wonderful place to go to. Do you 16 with me?
I have fallen in love with Shanghai since I 17 to the city last year, especially the people who I meet and the exciting events 18 take place every day. 19 it might be a little crowded, spending time with young and 20 students at school is the most exciting experience for me.
Shanghai is 21 very quickly. It is getting bigger and better. People come from all over the world for the great events here. 22 the ATP tennis to super junior concerts, from the snooker (斯诺克) masters to Beijing Opera — Shanghai has something special for 23 .
The year of 2010 just might be Shanghai’s best year ever. Experts (专家) say that more than 70 million 24 will come here for the World Expo.
People and events — they are what I love about this city! I wouldn’t like to stay 25 except in Shanghai in 2010. It’s full of things for me to enjoy!
( )16. A. worry B. agree C. argue D. deal
( )17. A. left B. moved C. visited D. joined
( )18. A. that B. where C. when D. who
( )19. A. Because B. Although C. If D. Unless
( )20. A. slow B. silly C. lazy D. active
( )21. A. running B. becoming C. developing D. increasing
( )22. A. Across B. Between C. Since D. From
( )23. A. someone B. nobody C. everybody D. none
( )24. A. teachers B. leaders C. workers D. tourists
( )25. A. somewhere B. anywhere C. everywhere D. nowhere