广东省汕头市潮师高级中学 2014-2015 学年高二上学期期中 考试英语试题 I .语言知识及应用（共两节，满分 45 分） 第一节:完形填空 （共15小题； 每小题2分，满分30分） 阅读下面短文，掌握其大意，然后从 1―15各题所给的 A、B、C 和 D 项中， 选出最佳选项，并将答案写在答案卷上。 When Dave was eighteen, he bought a secondhand car for 200 so that he could travel to and from work more __1__ than by bus. It worked quite well for a few years, but then it got so old, and it was costing him so much in repairs that he decided that he had better __2__ it. He asked among his friends to see if anyone was particularly __3__ to buy a cheap car, but they all knew that it was falling to pieces, so none of them had any desire to buy it. Dave's friend Sam saw that he was __4__ when they met one evening, and said, “What's up, Dave?” Dave told him, and Sam answered, “Well, what about advertising it in the paper? You may __5__ more for it that way than the cost of the advertisement!” Thinking that Sam's __6__ was sensible( 合 理 的 ), he put an advertisement in an evening paper, which read “For sale: small car, uses very little petrol, only two owners. Bargain at 50.” For two days after the advertisement first appeared, there was no __7__. But then on Saturday evening he had an enquiry. A man rang up and said he would like to __8__ him about the car. “All right,” Dave said, feeling happy. He asked the man whether ten o'clock the next morning would be __9__ or not. “Fine,” the man said, “and I'll __10__ my wife. We intend to go for a ride in it to __11__ it.” The next morning, at a quarter to ten, Dave parked the car in the square outside his front door, __12__ to wait there for the people who had __13__ his advertisement. Even Dave had to __14__ that the car really looked like a wreck(残骸). Then, soon after he had got the car as clean as it could be, a police car stopped just behind him and a policeman got out. He looked at Dave's car and then said, “Have you reported this __15__ to us yet, sir?” 1. 2. A. hopefully A. keep B. safely B. sell 1 C. easily C. repair D. properly D. throw 3. 4. 5. 6 7 8. 9. 11. A. ashamed A. upset A. learn A. advice A. doubt A. tell A. exact A. recognize B. lucky B. delighted B. miss B. message B. help B. agree B. late B. bring B. test B. turning B. inserted B. show B. sale C. anxious C. calm C. find C. request C. reply C. see C. early C. meet C. admire C. meaning C. cared C. disagree C. result D. happy D. astonished D. get D. description D. trouble D. call D. suitable D. introduce D. gain D. failing D. placed D. forget D. accident 10. A. follow 12. A. happening 13.