I. Phonetics (5 points )
Directions: In each of the following groups of words, there, are four underlined letters or lettercombinations marked A, B, C and D. Compare the underlined parts and identify the one thatis different from the others in pronunciation. Mark your answer by blackening the corres-ponding letter on the Answer Sheet.
II. Vocabulary and Structure( 15 points)
Directions:There are 15 incomplete sentences in this section. For each sentence there are fourchoices marked A, B, C and D. Choose one answer that best completes the sentence andblacken the corresponding letter on the Answer Sheet.
6题单选 These are the pictures of the hotel __________ we held our annual meetings.
7题单选 I wonder if there is __________ university in your hometown.
8题单选 Only in my thirties __________a purpose in life.
C.I did find
D.did I find
9题单选 __________ his telephone number， she didn’t know how to get in touch with him.
C.To have forgotten
10题单选 My aunt’s business has been doing poorly，but she’s hoping that her__________ will change.
11题单选 Who should be responsible __________ the accident?
12题单选 It is __________ that text messaging while driving is dangerous.
13题单选 My secretary usually opens my post__________ it’s marked“private”.
14题单选 Several novels by Mo Yan __________ into English so far.
B.have been translated
D.had been translated
15题单选 The pianist didn’t __________ until the last minute before the concert.
16题单选 The old man，together with his neighbors，__________ the performance when it began to rain.
17题单选 My teacher recommended that l__________ as careful as possible when I took an exam.
18题单选 Let’s go to the airport a little earlier __________ we can choose better seats.
19题单选 Jason made sharp comments on Mary’s idea，but he didn’t mean __________ her.
D.to be hurt
20题单选 ——I’m sorry about the misunderstanding.
一You__________ apologize，it wasn’t your fault.
Ⅲ. Cloze ( 30 points)
Directions:For each blank in the following passage, there are four choices marked A, B, Cand D. Choose the one that is most suitable and mark your answer by blackening the corres-ponding letter on the Answer Sheet.
Where do cars get their energy from? For most cars，the answer is petrol. 21___________some cars use electricity.These cars have 22 __________motors that get their power from large batteries.
In 23 ，there are even cars that have 24__________ an electric motor and a petrol motor.These types of cars are 25__________ hybrid(混合)cars.
Most people tend to think of electric cars as a new 26 __________，but they have been around for a long time.In the 27__________ 19th and early 20th centuries electric cars were common because the technology for petrol engines was not very advanced.
But 28__________ the petrol engine became easier to make and more powerful，this type of engines became the most 29 __________.Interest in electric cars was high in the l970s and 1980s because 30__________ became very expensive.
Recently，electric cars have again become well-liked because people want cars that pollute 31__________ . Electric cars are better than petrol cars 32__________ several ways.The biggest benefit is reduced pollution.
In areas 33__________ there is a high percentage of electric cars，pollution is not that serious.The second benefit of electric cars is a 34 __________in the dependence on foreign oil.
Several countries don’t want to 35 __________on oil from other countries.Since electric cars can run on electricity from coal or nuclear power stations，there is less need to import oil.