21 The police had to ____ the evidence in order to arrest the thief.
A examine B check C test D prove
22 He wrote her a long letter expressing the fact ____ she would not misunderstand him.
A so as to B in order to C so that D for fear
23 My heart was filled with gladness because I was able to ____ my parents.
A intend B care C concern D attend
24 The relationship between the two countries has ____since the beginning of the
talks on the border conflicts.
A eased B reduced C easy D comforted
25. It’s very dangerous to be ____ to the SARS virus without any protection.
A disclosed B uncover C affected D exposed
26. This medicine will ____ him of his cough.
A recover B cure C treat D heal
27. He always brings me a pretty gift ____ he comes to visit me.
A by the time B sometimes C every time D at times
28. To our surprise， the man， who was looked down upon by others in the past， is now ____
the whole project.
A beyond control B in control of C out of control D losing control of
29. Finally he got the ___________from her eyes； she didn’t love him any longer.
A. news B. message C. explanation D. expression
30. ----- Where was I ？
------ You _________you didn’t like your father’s job.
A. had said B. said C. were saying D. had been saying
31. We’re going to ________ the hutongs of Beijing. Would you like to join us？
A. get round B. get along C. get in D. get over
32. Professor Jordan gave us _______ lecture this afternoon and most of us were confused.
A. a more confusing B. more confusing a C. a most confusing D. the most confusing
33. ---- Do you _____ any difficulty ______ the subject ？
------ Yes. It’s too hard for me.
A. take； to understand B. have； in understanding
B. take； understanding D. have； to understand
34. In my opinion， Zhao Wei isn’t ________ a film star. She’s just good-looking.
A. much of B. more of C. something of D. a bit of
35. It’s seven o’clock now. Let’s _________ the news on CCTV 1.
A. see B. look at C. listen to D. watch
It was pouring outside 。 We all stood there 36 ， some patiently ， others annoyed 37 nature messed up （弄糟） their hurried day 。 I got lost in the sound and sight of the heavens 38 away the dirt and dust of the world 。
“Mom ， let’s run through the rain，” a girl’s voice 39 me 。
“No， honey 。 We’ll wait until it 40 down a bit，” Mom replied 。
The young girl waited about another minute and 41 ： "Mom ， let’s run through the rain 。”
“We’ll get wet if we do，” Mom said 。
“No ， we won’t ， Mom. That’s not what you said this morning ，” the young girl said as she 42 her Mom’s arm 。
“This morning ？ 43 did I say we could run through the rain and not get wet？”
“Don’t you remember ？ When you were talking to Daddy about his cancer ， you said ，” If God can get us through this ， he can get us through 44 。”
The entire crowd turned 45 。 Mom paused and thought for a moment about 46 she would say 。 Now some would laugh it off and scold her for being 47 。 But then we heard ， "Honey ， you are 48 。 Let’s run through the rain 。 If we get wet ， maybe we just need washing ，” Mom said 。 Then 49 they ran 。
We all stood 50 ， smiling and laughing as they ran past the cars 。 Yes ， they got wet 。 But they were 51 by a few who screamed and laughed like children all the 52 to their cars 。 Circumstances （境况） or people can take away your material possessions ， and they can even take away your 53 。 But no one can ever take away your precious 54 。 So， don’t forget to make time and take the 55 to make memories every day ！ I hope you still take the time to run through the rain 。
36．A．talking B．waiting C．complaining D．expecting
37．A．as if B．even if C．because D．when
38．A．taking B．putting C．driving D．washing
39．A．caught B．broke C．impressed D．called
40．A．slows B．comes C．pushes D．calms
41．A．asked B．repeated C．required D．added
42．A．pulled B．touched C．waved D．felt
43．A．Why B．How C．When D．Where
44．A．the rain B．the disease C．anything D．something
45．A．still B．silent C．serious D．angry
46．A．what B．how C．whether D．if
47．A．dishonest B．silly C．daring D．forgetful
48．A．right B．wrong C．stupid D．clever
49．A．off B．along C．on D．over
50．A．sighing B．joking C．discussing D．watching
51．A．followed B．guided C．respected D．praised
52．A．time B．way C．same D．best
53．A．house B．money C．health D．time
54．A．children B．memories C．courage D．experience
55．A．possibilities B．opportunities C．risk D．challenge