It's wet everywhere．______ weather it is!
As time____________，he forgot those unpleasant things．
______ it is!
Julie agrees______ them．
The teacher often asks us to______ carefully in class．
【小题1】He needs to look smart for his jobs i______.
【小题2】He is a good teacher with much e______.
【小题3】You should read the instructions（说明书） c______ before you take the medicine（药）.
【小题4】The boy can't e______ why he was late for school again.
【小题5】There's too much noise in the factory and it can make workers d______ easily.
【小题6】Our English teacher's p______ is good, so we can understand her well．
【小题7】We can watch many wonderful（精彩的） p______ on TV at Spring Festival.
【小题8】They are planning to go on a______（假期） to the USA next month.
【小题9】It was the most educational______（经历） I had ever had.
【小题10】The giraffes are q______ tall because they have very long necks.
【小题11】It seems nobody______（同意）with me． I have to try another plan.
【小题12】The boy tried not to______（打破） the glass， but he failed（失败）.
【小题13】I like all______（形状） of the kites.
【小题14】Good studying______（习惯） help me get good grades.
【小题15】I was caught in the rain on my way home.As a______（结果）,I had a bad cold.
Everybody has different hobbies that they like to do for fun or just to relax． There are many kinds of activities like volleyball， basketball， swimming， or baseball． It all depends on each personality．For me， basketball is a part of my life and it means a lot to me．
Since I was a little girl， I started to play basketball in the school team and also with my friends in the neighborhood． My mother told me that I liked kicking the ball around and had so much fun with it when I was only about two years old． Since then， playing basketball is my favorite sport． It is my hobby whenever I have free time．
Playing basketball also helps me to relax and be confident． I often play basketball with my classmates in the playground． After doing my homework or when I come home from school， I play a little bit with my friends outside of my house or we go to the park to play it．
Whenever I play basketball， I feel healthier and stronger． Besides， I meet new friends from the neighborhood． I not only like playing basketball， but I also enjoy watching basketball games on television．【小题1】Which is NOT the reason why people have hobbies？ ______
|A．Because they like to do for fun．|
|B．Because they want to relax．|
|C．Because they have free time．|
|D．Because they want to feel healthy．|
|A．Outside the author's house．||B．In the park．|
|C．In the playground．||D．In the garden．|
|A．basketball is a part of the author's life|
|B．basketball means a lot to the author|
|C．the hobby can help the author to be stronger|
|D．the hobby makes the author thinner|
Soap operas （肥皂剧） and sitcoms（情景喜剧） are two different kinds of popular TV shows． What are the differences between them？
A soap opera is usually very long and has many episodes（集）． All the episodes of a soap opera are interconnected． The first soap opera was on the radio in the late 1930s． One of the most famous soap operas is Friends．
A sitcom， or a situation comedy， is a set of funny stories． These stories all happen（发生） in a small place， like a house or a workplace． Sitcoms are different from soap operas． Each story in a sitcom can be different from others and sitcoms can make people feel happy． There is a very popular sitcom on TV in China． It is Home With Kids．【小题1】When was the first soap opera on the radio？ ______
|A．In 1390．||B．In the late 1390s．|
|C．In 1930．||D．In the late 1930s．|
|A．It is one of the most famous soap operas．|
|B．It is a very popular sitcom in China．|
|C．It is the most popular sitcom in America．|
|D．It is the first soap opera on TV．|
|A．A soap opera is very short．|
|B．A soap opera has few episodes．|
|C．A sitcom is a set of funny stories．|
|D．A sitcom has few characters（人物）．|
|A．Differences Between Soap Operas and Sitcoms|
|B．How to Make Soap Operas|
|C．Differences Between Sitcoms and Funny Stories|
|D．How to Make People Laugh|
As we know， the 2012 Olympic Games will be held in London， the UK． The torch relay （火炬接力） is starting． It begins on May 19， 2012 and it ends on July 27． During the 70-day torch relay， it will pass through towns and cities including Bristol， Liverpool，Manchester， Oxford， and Dover． London's Olympic Games will be held from July 27 to August 12．The Olympic Flame（火焰） will travel 8，000miles across the UK． 8，000 torchbearers（火炬手） will carry the Olympic Flame for about 300 meters each． Half of the torchbearers should be aged between 12 and 24 and the rest include people with a story of achievement．The torch was designed by Edward Barber and Jay Osger by． It looks like a large triangle（三角形）， which stands for the three words faster， higher， stronger． It also means that London is hosting（举办） the Olympic Games for the third time． This is great in Olympic history． The torch has 8，000circles， standing for the 8，000 torchbearers． The torch relay is one of the most important parts of the Olympic Games．根据短文内容，完成下列小题．
【小题1】Where will the 2012 Olympic Games be held？
【小题2】When does the torch relay end？
【小题3】Will the torch relay pass through Oxford？
【小题4】What does the torch look like？
【小题5】How many circles does the torch have？
Sports are very popular all over the world． They are good for our __， and __ people in the world like sports． In different seasons we can__different sports， and sometimes we play in the room and sometimes we play __ the room．
Kan Xue， a middle school student， likes __ ping pong very much． She always plays __ with her twin sister on weekends． She often __ sports programs on TV， and she likes Zhang Yining best． And __ Kan Xue will become a ping pong player like Zhang Yining one day． What __you？ Do you like sports？ How __ do you play sports？ Every day？
—Yes, all of the children were ____.
A. excited; exciting B. exciting; excited C. excited; excited D. exciting; exciting