下面的短文后列出了 10个句子，请根据短文的内容对每个句子作出判断：如果该旬提 供的是正确信息，选择A；如果该句提供的是错误信息，选择8；如果该旬的信息文中没有 提及，选择C。在答题卡相应位置上将答案选项涂黑。
Everyone likes to shop for gifts for the holiday season, but few people know the history of holiday shopping. While people have heard of Black Friday, most do not know its origins. Black Friday is tlie day after Thanksgiving （感恩节）.On this day most retail stores open their doors very early~~some as early as 4 am. In addition, tliey provide their customers v/ith great discounts on products. With this in mind, it is clear to see why so many shoppers buy many of their Christinas gifts on Black Friday.
Black Friday is not as old as many people think. In fact, it is believed that the first Black Friday was held in the 1970s in tlie USA. It was a day when stores decided to mark the start of the holiday seasoiL In order to draw more customers, they offered great discounts. All products sold very well. This large success resulted in the name Black Friday. It was so named because the stores were "in the black". This financial term means the stores made a lot of money. However, it was not until around 2002 that Black Friday really started to gain in popularity. Today
in the USA, countless advertisers proudly announce their Black Friday sales. They hope to attract shoppers into their stores.
Black Friday is a day when many shoppers in the USA go out and buy gifts, even though Christinas Eve is still a more popular day to shop. Thanks to the Internet, it is now possible to get some excellent Black Friday deals online. So if you don't want to get to the stores by 4 am, this is the perfect way to still get items at reduced prices.
L Many people know the history of B lack Friday
A. True B. False
2. Most stores open their doors for business very early on Black Friday
C. Not Given
3. Customers get better service on Black Friday.
C. Not Given
4. Black Friday started in the USA.
C. Not Given
5, The holiday season ends on B lack Friday.
C. Not Given
6, Hn the black"
is a financial term.
C. Not Given
7. B lack Friday is no longer popular.
C. Not Given
8. People like to shop online on Christinas Eve.
C, Not Given
9. It is possible to get Black Friday discount online.
C. Not Given
10. Things are sold at their lowest prices at 4 am
C. Not Given
Living in Brazil （巴西）and Switzerland
Moving to a different city may seem difficult. You have to change schools and get used to your new home. But you can always go back to that city to visit. When you move to another country, things are different. However, difficult as it may be, the experience can be rewarding.
My dad, a Brazilian, is really fonny and can make friends quickly. My mom, a Swiss, is usually quiet and a bit shy. She likes to be organized, but my dad never makes plans. She enjoys staying home, but my dad always wants to go out. Swiss and Brazilian—what a mix!
After my parent got married, they moved to Switzerland. There they had my brother and me. When I was two, we moved to Brazil. During my childhood we visited Switzerland every year.
Many people ask me where I prefer to live: Brazil or Switzerland. （tJs really hard to answer because I love both countries. Brazil is a big country with many states and people. There are multiple dialects and many types of foods. People here have beautiful smiles and are always happy, even if they are poor. In the south the climate is cool, but in the north it's hot and humid.
Switzerland, on the other hand, is small but beautiful and clean. There are four languages in that tiny country. People there are very different from Brazilians: they are wealthy, independent, and organized. The food is delicious, and of course, the famous Swiss chocolate is great, and the climate is dry and cool
I love both countries. In Switzerland, it's pleasant, calm, and peaceful everywhere, I enjoyed my stay there very much. But now I am happy here in Brazil. I feei excited and at home.
11. The author^ parents A. share sirnilar interests
C. have different personalities
12. When the author was a child, the family used to ,
A. have many good friends B. move between the two countries
C. speak two dialects D. visit Brazil from time to time
13. The author thinks Brazilians are .
A. organized B. independent C. indifferent D. optimistic
14. According to the text, Switzerland .
A. is famous for its chocolate B. has many big cities
C. has a lot in common with Brazil D. is hot and humid
15. According to the author, living in two different cultures is a(n)
A. appealing idea B. difficult decision
C. expensive choice D. pleasant experience
阅读下面短文，请完成短文后的2项测试任务：（1）从第16〜20题后所给的6个选项 中为第1〜5段每段选择1个正确的小标题；（2）从第21〜25题后所给的6个选项中选择 5个正确选项，分别完成每个句子。请将所选项对应的字母写在答题卡上。
More Than One Kind of Intelligence
① You may have heard people mention "IQ" when talking about how smart someone is. IQ stands for ^intelligence quotient (智商)It can help predict how well someone may do academically.
② IQ is just one Treasure of out abilities. There are many other kinds of intelligence. For example, spatial (空冋的)intelligence is the ability to think in 3D. Musical intelligence is the ability to recognize rhythm and tone. Abilities in sports and arts are other types of intelligence,
③ Another important type of intelligence is emotional intelligence. Emotional intelligence (EQ for short) is the ability to understand, use, and manage our emotions. Just as a high IQ can predict top test scores, a high EQ can predict success in social and emotional situations. EQ helps us build strong relationships, make good decisions, and deal with difficult situations.
④ One way to think about EQ is that it is part of being people-smart.Understanding and getting along with people help us become successful in our lives. In fact, some studies show that EQ is more important than IQ when it comes to doing well in school or being successful at work.
⑤ Some people are bom with good EQ skills; others need to work on thenx Everyone can get better if they know what to do. Being able to notice and label everyday feelings is the most basic EQ skills. Being aware of emotions helps us manage our own emotions. It also helps us understand how others feel.
21- People often use IQ to — . .
22. Being able to face difficulties demands
23. A high EQ helps u$ succeed ,
24- Being able to get along with people is .
25. One of the most basic EQ skills is to
The Princess Disease
Have you ever heard of the princess disease? It is a terrible disease. 26 It wastes away at one*s social life and peopled tolerance. People with this disease think they are better than everyone else, without a real reason.
Jin is a girl who suffers from this disease. 27 She thinks she is better looking than her friends and most people she has met. It is, as far as she is concerned, a well-known feet that she dresses better, sings better, and dances better than most people in her school, too.
So is Jin justified in believing that she is better th^n everyone else? 28 … Of course, she thinks this is because the singing coach hates her, since the coach has bad skin and is jealous of her. She is good at sports, but she isn't the strongest, fastest, or even the best at any of their schooFs events. 29 She, again, thinks it was because of the uhatcrs*\ After losing, she pretended she'd just run for fun and it was no big deal, but in fact it was a huge deal to hen
Jin definitely has the disease. The treatment is to stop being so mean and get a little modesty. 30 She might even get rid of this disease if she tries hard enough,
第五部分：填词补文（第31—40题，每题1。5分，共15分） 下面的短文有10处空白，短文后列出12个词，其中10个取自短文，请根据短文内容将其 分别放回原有位置，以恢复文章原貌，请将所选项对应的字母写在答题卡上。
People Use Technology More, Sleep Less
People in Britain now spend more time watching TV* gaming, and using their mobile phones and computers than sleeping. A study 3] that British people I use technology for 20 minutes longer than they spend sleeping. The average UK adult uses technology for eight hours and 41 minutes a day. They 32 for an average of eight hours and 21 minutes. One of the biggest 33 , for this is wi-fi. People can get online almost 34 . Many people make telephone calls or surf the web while watching TV. TV is still the most …35 activity.
The study looked at technology and 36 age groups. It found that six-year-olds understand how to use technology at the same 37 as 45-year-olds. Another 38 was that people understand digital technology most when they are 14 or 15. A doctor said technology is 39 the way people communicate with each other. He said we are moving 4Q from face-to-face conversations because of technology
Whether you are a 燮(wait) or a doctor, your job is about serving others and making their life better. We have all 41… (h^ve) experiences where someone 42 (work) in their job has lifted us up and made a 43 (different) to our day or brought us down and made our day worse. We have all met 44 (real) wonderful people cleaning floors^ We have also met people who are not so wonderful but have …45 (amaze) jobs. So whatever you dot be gratefill. This doesn't wean you have to stay in a job you don't like, but it 46 (help) you develop a more positive attitude. You may not like your job, but you can enjoy being with yotir 47 (wUeague), This is something to
be 4」 (thank) for, When you practise 49 (grateful), it allows you to
develop a more usefi.il outlook and be 50 (happy) at your work.
第一部分 阅读判断（第1~10题 每題1分'共10分）
1. B 2. A 3. C 4.A 5.B
6 A 7. B 8. C 9.A 10. C
11.C 12.B 13.D 14.A
16.B 17.A 18.D 19.C
2I.C 2ZE 23.A 24. D
26.E 27.A 28,D 29.F
31. D 32.L 33.B 34.E
36.I 37.H 38.G 39.A
41. had 42. working 43, difference 44. really
45. amazing 46. helps 47. colleagues 48. thankful
49. giatefulness 50. happic