One【2018届上海市虹口区初三英语二模试题】 B. Choose the best answer and complete the passage (选择最恰当的选项完成短文) (12分)
My father used to work in the fire prevention industry. He saw many terrible situations at the scene of the fire. And he attended Disaster Conferences. That was quite ____75____for a father.
As a result, as children, we used to have fire drills at home.
My father would call us to a room. Whatever we were doing, we would go to the room ____76____and stand in front of my father.
“OK,” he would say and point in one direction or another, “the fire is OUT THERE. How would you get out of here?”
If we knew, we would answer him with what he had taught us before. “Open the window and climb out!”
“But, what will you do if the window is____77____?” “Break the window?”
“What with? What would you use in the sitting room to break the window? And once you’ve broken the window, how would you make it ____78____to climb out? What would you put over the broken glass?
In the sitting room, we would use the cushions off the sofa and armchairs to cover any broken glass. Upstairs, he taught us how to climb out of a bedroom window: throw out as many soft things to land on, such as pillows, blankets, quilts and even teddy bears, and then climb out and lower ourselves down to make the ____79____to the ground as short as possible.
Besides, we should put wet towels at the bottom of the door to prevent smoke from coming in.
Whenever we moved house, he would ____80____the advice accordingly (相应地). It made us aware of the risk of fire.
If we can pay more attention to fire risk in our daily life, there will be fewer tragedies.
75. A) unusual 76. A) in this way 77. A) stuck 78. A) comfortable 79. A) road
B) important B) with great care B) broken B) pleasant B) distance
C) strange C) at once C) open C) safe C) weight
D) perfect D) all the way D) clean D) easy D) rope
80. A) discover
Two【2018届上海市黄浦区初三英语二模试题】 B. Choose the best answer and complete the passage (选择最恰当的选项完成短文) (12分)
My husband Bill, was diagnosed with cancer(癌症）.Over the course of seven months. he went from beating me silly at tennis to needing my help to go to the bathroom.
It was the best seven months of my life. Maybe I don't____75____mean that, but it was certainly the time when I felt most alive. I had become a respected professor, and a responsible wife. During those seven months, I came to understand that nothing would____76____more than what I had done to my husband.
When I couldn't sleep at night, I prayed(析祷）to God. Then I began praying it daily even if I had no difficulty sleeping, which____77____.my breathing and calmed my mind.
During his last week. a relative visited I noticed that she'd changed her appearance. but in a funny way. It was the kind of ____78____I kept to myself. After she left .Bill voiced exactly what I'd been thinking, in that truthful way he bad and I found myself laughing out in my heart.
I could live with this man, even needing as much care as he does, for the next 40 years, I thought. ____79____,he would be dead very soon. I will never again have that high a purpose in my life. I will try to be a little less unhappy, and a little more ____80____for the small moments in life .I am a better person for caring for Bill. It was his last, best gift to me.
75. A)completely 76. A)care 77. A)slowed 78. A)jokes 79. A)Luckily 80. A)sorry
B)hardly B)matter B)increased B)friends B)However B)excited
C) actually C) change C)held C)work C)Instead C)thankful
D)carefully D)cost D)took D)thought D)Finally D)worried
Three【2018届上海市浦东新区初三英语二模试题】 B. Choose the best answer and complete the passage (选择最恰当的选项完成短文) (12分)
Do you ever have one of those days when everything goes
wrong? Your alarm clock doesn’t go off, so you oversleep. you spill coffee on your clothes at breakfast and have to change. Your scooter has a flat tire, so you have to catch the bus. But you miss the bus and end up walking to school.
You can wait for the feeling to____75____, but why not do something to make yourself better?
Write down your thoughts
When someone annoys you, write a letter. Tell the person made you mad how you feel. Then tear（撕）the letter up, ____76____you don’t mail it, you will feel better when you get those feelings out your system Eat something you enjoy
Eat a favourite \food. \foods vary from person to person and are usually something with a good____77____, Your comfort food could be peanut candy, like you ate when you were a child. If might be bubble tea, which you used to drink when you spent time with your best friend
Expect the good feelings connected with that food to lift your spirits. They will! But if you always turn to food when you feel down, the____78____weight you gain will make you feel worse.
Do something nice for someone else
When you do something for someone else, you stop focusing on yourself. You don't have to do something big. Just do something you know a friend or classmate will appreciate, Put flowers and a card on your teacher's desk. But don't sign the card. You'll smile all day as you____79____your teacher is puzzling over who gave her gift. Play with your pet
Animals____80____seem to have bad days. They are always happy to see you. Scientists say paying with a pet comforts you and lowers your blood pressure. If you don’t have a pet of your own, visit a friend who does
Beating a bad mood not only makes you feel better. A positive attitude might also help you keep fit. A recent medical study showed sad or angry people are much more likely to get sick than people who are happy. So get busy and cheer.
75. A) go over 76. A) If
B) go away B) Because
C) go out D) go wrong C) Since D) Although