受新型冠状病毒肺炎的影响，2020 年注定是不平凡的一年。同学们都度过了一个难以忘记、非同寻常的假期。复学后，英语老师要求以"An Unforgettable Vacation"为题写一篇小作文，讲述你度过的这个假期。
An Unforgettable Vacation
"The grass looks greener on the other side of the fence." That's an old ___________in English. It means other places often look better, more interesting than the place in___________you live. Some people worry ___________young Chinese are beginning to feel that way.
They see young Chinese paying no attention to Chinese culture and,___________,buying Japanese cartoon books, watching Korean soap operas and even celebrating western holidays.
Foreign books and soap operas are good,_________ Chinese writers and actors are just as good. As for holidays, Christmas is nice, but it can_________ have the meaning for Chinese that Spring Festival has, and the West has nothing to compare with Mid-autumn Festival. And let's not forget the part of Chinese culture I like best:___________ friendliness. Not all countries are as___________ as China.
It's good to enjoy other cultures and___________from them, but they cannot replace your own culture. It's good to look on the other side of the fence, but __________you take a good long look. You will find that the grass isn't always greener on the other side of the fence.
1.A.word B.saying C.sentence
2.A.that B.which C.where
3.A.that B.if C.why
4.A.however B.besides C.instead
5.A.and B.so C.but
6.A.still B.never C.always
7.A.its B.their C.it
8.A.warm B.warmer C.cold
9.A.learns B.learning C.to learn
10.A.make up B.make up of C.make sure
5G is becoming more and more popular these days. 1. The first 5G video call was made on a Huawei Mate X phone on March 30, 2019, CGTN reported.
Shanghai is the first city in China to start a test run of 5G networks. About 100 times faster than 4G networks, 5G will allow people to download and upload(上传) things faster than ever. 2. Self-driving cars may be one of the biggest changes. 3. When the car sees an obstacle(障碍), it sends this information to a data center and waits for instructions. 4. 5G networks will reduce the time it takes and make the cars safer, CNN noted.
5. This refers to a much larger online network that connects everything and everyone. Very fast Internet speeds are the key to realizing it. For example, with IoT, your fridge could order eggs online when it notices that there are no eggs left inside. Meanwhile, China’s first 5G police station was recently shown in Bao’an district in Shenzhen. China Mobile Communication Corporation(CMCC) made Xiamen’s first 5G video call on April 27, 2019, bringing the city into the time of 5G.
A.It will also be used in other fields.
B.Today’s self-driving cars have one problem — lag.
C.China is racing to build a nationwide 5G network.
D.The car will crash if it doesn’t receive instructions in time.
E.It has improved a lot because of modern technology.
F.5G could also power the Internet of Things(IoT).
A healthy lifestyle is important to our lives. If we have unhealthy lifestyles, we may not be able to enjoy what life offers to us. So how we live has a direct effect on our health.
This is the most important part of a healthy lifestyle. Remain physically active. Walk, run, play, swim, climb and jump, which can keep you physically fit. Avoid using vehicles as much as you can. If your job requires long hours of sitting, take breaks often, get up often and stretch, clean the house, do gardening, go cycling and So on. Do not let laziness hurt your body and mind.
Keep your surroundings clean. Tidy and well organized places are good for a healthy mind and body. Unclean and untidy places can not only trouble you but also make you sick.
Eat healthy food
What you eat has a direct connection to your body and mind. The healthier the food is, the healthier your lifestyle will be. If you like eating junk food, you are risking damaging your health. Choose well cooked food that includes most of the healthy nutrients(营养) .
This is probably the easiest way to live a healthy lifestyle. Be among nature as much as you can. Plant trees around your house. Avoid using harmful things to the environment, like plastics, chemicals and other man-made equipment. A natural lifestyle is a healthy lifestyle. Protect our nature and nature will protect us.
1.What will happen if we have unhealthy lifestyles?
2.Why should we keep our surroundings clean?
3.What is the most important part of a healthy lifestyle?
4.The healthier the food is, the healthier your lifestyle will be, isn't it?
5.Can you give us other suggestions about a healthy lifestyle? Write one or two.
Helen has always been interested in helping her community. Her first volunteer experience was for the American Red Cross when she was in high school.
When she was a school teacher, she also found time to volunteer. After she retired, she started volunteering to help the old. When her father was older, he was not able to see as well as he used to, which made her sad because he had always enjoyed reading. She decided it would be fun to read to elderly people in her community.
She also helped one woman write her stories. Ann was almost 100 years old, and Helen wrote down information about her life when she visited her. She put the information in a book and got it published. Ann was very excited to share her life story with her children and grandchildren.
After a strong storm destroyed some southern cities, Helen volunteered again for the American Red Cross. She prepared food and answered phones in a care center.
One day Helen read an article in the newspaper about refugees(难民) who needed to learn English. Now, she meets once a week with Sarah, a 38-year-old woman from Somalia. Helen gave Sarah a camera and asked her to take pictures of her daily life. She developed the pictures, and then asked Sarah questions about them. In the end, they wrote a book together and used the photos in the book. This helped Sarah learn many new words about her everyday life.
Helen says, “The real value of volunteer work is becoming friends with the people I help, They enrich my life as well as I enrich theirs."
1.When was Helen's first volunteer experience for the American Red Cross?
A.When she was in high school. B.When she was a school teacher. C.After she retired.
2.What did Helen do after she retired?
A.She started volunteering to help the refugees.
B.She started volunteering to help the old.
C.She started volunteering to help Sarah.
3.Why was Ann excited when her book got published?
A.Because Helen wrote down information about her life.
B.Because Helen put the information in a book and got it published.
C.Because Ann could share her life story with her children and grandchildren.
4.Where did Helen work when she volunteered again for the American Red Cross?
A.In her school B.In a care center. C.In her community.
5.What can you learn from Helen?
A.To be kind. B.To be creative. C.To help others.
The world uses about a thousand million (百万) tons of water a day. Water is a human right and everyone should have their share. Yet more than 700 million people around the world have trouble getting clean, safe water.
Treating waste water is a good way to provide fresh water for us. And it also helps the environment by keeping waste out of rivers and oceans. 80% of waste water around the world is not treated at all, and it is running into oceans. But now we have got the technology to treat and reuse the waste water. While 75% of our planet is covered with water, only about 2% is freshwater- that comes from rivers, lakes, ice and snow. The rest, 98% of the water, is in seas and oceans. It is too salty to drink. Then desalination businesses come in. More than 19000 factories have been built around the world, mostly in coastal countries. They process (加工) more than 92 million tons of water every day. But the technology they use requires a lot of energy.
Scientists are working to create a less costly technology. They want to produce 20 times more clean water and make sure everyone has enough. But for now, the world still faces each day with not having enough water for everyone.
1.How many people have trouble in getting clean water around the world?
A.Under 700 million. B.Over 700 million. C.About 92 million.
2.Treating waste water helps the environment by________.
A.storing waste in ice and snow
B.letting waste run into oceans
C.keeping waste out of rivers and oceans
3.What does the underlined word "desalination" in Paragraph 3 mean?
A.远洋运输 B.食盐销售 C.海水淡化
4.At present, the technology to process water________.
A.needs much energy B.saves much money C.satisfies everyone
5.What can we infer from the last paragraph?
A.Everyone has enough clean water.
B.The water problem is still serious.
C.Our planet is covered with water.
Project Hope is an educational program to help students. It started in 1989. It has aided 4.5 million children in poor areas to go to schools and it has b1. 18002 Project Hope Schools. It has encouraged the moral2.(发展)and modern thinking of students. As a result, the students in Hope schools respect their teachers, aid the poor, and help one another. It is the best known and most s3. education program in China. But it is not enough to solve all the problems of the poor. There are some reasons. The large population is one of the most serious problems. Though the government has taken many measures to c4. the population, we still have a long way to go. As for us, we can take part in some 5.(志愿者) activities to help some poor kids.
Cooperation(合作)and competition are both important. They're necessary for a person to achieve success in life.
Learn to be cooperative with others. No one likes a selfish (自私的) or greedy (贪婪的) person. However, everyone likes a cooperative and 1. (friend) person. Everything we do today, whether doing business 2. making friends, depends on our ability to get along with one another. In our society, most 3.(task) need cooperation in order that they can be 4. (finish) well. So we must try to be cooperative. Each person is like a small part of a machine. If one part is out of order, the machine can't be running well. Besides, transportation and communication systems are developing 5.(quick), and people all over the world can keep in 6. with each other more easily. It's hard for a person 7. is away from the society to have a deep understanding of the world he lives in. Cooperation is 8. (become) more and more important for a person to lead a good life.
Being competitive also has a place in life. If we want to get more success and be better than others, we must work 9. and study carefully. The desire (欲望) to succeed and do better than others encourages 10.to work harder. If there was no competition, a sports meeting would never be exciting.
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Feng Shaotao _____________ into such kind of anxiety and can’t get out of it. ___________ his eyes, the college entrance exam cuts everyone apart and isolates (分离）him ___________ the society. The childish faith tells him ___________ taking part in the college entrance exam is growing up. The recognition（认知）of ___________ a high school senior tells him that one has to pay to grow up, and the anxiety and hesitation（犹豫）at present ___________ the price.
Feng Shaotao sets ___________ a goal of getting 750 points in the college entrance examination. The result comes really _________ to that ___________ he has still achieved his dream of going to ______________ university of Shanghai.
There are lots of __________ kids like Feng and __________ they will understand that the worries ______________once trapped them are the colors they ______________see on the road of life.
In the battlefield of ____________, growth is a battle where you will never come back. Being young means to strive.
1.A.trapped B.traps C.is trapped D.is trapping
2.A.Of B.In C.To D.For
3.A.out B.into C.from D.away
4.A.that B.what C.if D.whether
5.A.is B.to be C.are D.being
6.A.will be B.are C.was D.is
7.A.himself B.him C.his D.he
8.A.closed B.closing C.close D.closes
9.A.though B.because C.however D.but
10.A.a B.an C.the D./
11.A.others B.other C.another D.the other
12.A.at the end B.at the end of C.in the end D.in the end of
13.A.which B./ C.what D.whom
14.A.could B.should C.needed D.must
15.A.young B.be youth C.be young D.youth