2015年成人高考高起点英语真题及答案

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2015年成人高考高起点英语真题及答案

选 择 题

一、语音知识(共5小题;每题1.5分,共7.5分)

在下列每组单词中,有一个单词的画线部分与其他单词的画线部分的读音不同。找出这个词。

1Afamily Bvalue Ccat   Dbaby

2Ashow Bnow Cyellow  D.grow

3Abeach B1unch Cchair Dmachine

4Ahuman Bcut Cfun D1uck

5Asale Bsnow Cdesign Dask

二、词汇与语法知识5小题:每题1.5分,共225分。)

从每小题的四个选择项中,选出最佳的一项。

6Tom attended   evening school formonth or two

Athea Banthe C.不填;the Dan;不填

7Spring is by fartime to visit the island

Abetter Bthe better Cbest Dthe best

8The weather report says itagain tomorrow

Arains Brained Cwill rain Dhas rained

9Bill hasa very high price for the car

Apaid Bspent Ccost Dbought

1 0. There is nobody here in the office-theyhave all gone home.

Acan Bmust Cshould Dwould

1 1Mary looks greatthis pair of trousers

Ain Bby Con Dat

1 2The next morning people found the world outside their houses completely

Achange Bchanging Cchanged Dto change

1 3These books should not befrom the library

Ataken away Btaken off Ctaken down Dtaken over

1 4By the time I got homemy grandmotherthe dinner and was watching TV

Aprepares Bprepared Chas prepared Dhad prepared

1 5The reasonthe president kept silent is still unknown

Ahow Bwhy Cwhen Dwhat

16.一Will you please open the door for me?

.

AYesplease BMy pleasure CNot at all DYou’re welcome

17James got lost in the cityhe had to ask for help

Aor BSO Cbut Dfor

1 8MrsSmith persuaded her husbandthe right thing

Ado Bdid Cto do Ddoing

19.My parents and I couldn’t get into the house last night because0f us had the key

Aall Beither Cneither Dnone

20Dogs have a verysense of smell

Anice Bclear Cgood Dhigh

三、完形填空(共15小题;每题2分,共30分。)

通读下面的短文,掌握其大意。然后,从每小题的四个选择项中选出可填入相应空白处的最佳

选项。

In nearly every town or city centre in the UKon most days of the week you can find one or more people standing in the street selling a magazine 2 1 The Big IssueThese people are all 22 but they are not begging for money23 they are selling the magazine as a means(手段)of 24 a small but respectable living

The Big Issue magazine was 25 in 1991 by Jon Bird and Gordon Roddick after they 26 that there were many homeless people who were 27 0n the streets of LondonOn a previous(之前的) 28 to New Yorkone of them had seen homeless people selling a newspaper known as Street News 29 they decided to set up something30 in the British capital

NowadaysThe Big Issue has31 all over the UK and there are even different versions(版本)of the magazine in different parts of the 32 The sellers buy each magazine from the organization for seventy pence and then sell it to a 33 for one pound fiftyBy working with The Big Issuemany people have been 34 to escape from homelessnessand 35 many of them have moved on to new jobs and new lives

21Aprinted Bspelt Ccalled Dstuck

22Ahealthy Bhomeless Cimpolite Dsingle

23AInstead BBesides CAnyhow DTherefore

24Achanging Benjoying Cmaking Dimproving

25Arecognized Bstarted Cfound Dwritten

26Aforgot Bhoped Csaw Ddoubted

27Adriving B1iving Cdrawing Dworking

28Avisit Bentrance Cway Dflight

29Aor Bbut Cfor Dand

30Asimilar Bpersonal Cnatural Dfriendly

31Abroken B1anded Cspread Dfloated

32Acity Btown Cworld Dcountry

33Areporter Bpainter C1istener Dreader

34Aasked Bhelped Cneeded Dforced

35Ain the end Bnow and then Call the time Din a hurry

四、阅读理解(共15小题;每题3分,共45分。)

阅读下列短文,然后根据短文的内容从每小题的四个选择项中选出最佳的一项。

A

“Troublemaker”was what was given to my friend Peter by his teachersThey also said that he had no future and no hope! But now I suggest that anyone who said that should say“sorry”to him

Peter finished Grade Nineand then he went to study at a technical collegeHe became a leader of a group of bad boysAfter graduation he had nothing to d0SO he just hung around by the market with his friends

It looked like nothing could change his lifeIt was not until the day that his father diedHe left the boys and went to help his mother who sold food by the roadside

He really pitied his mum and wanted to do something to support herHe loved reading cartoon(漫画)books and had been collecting them for yearsSO he decided that he should sell themSoon he realized that his books were very popularSo he made up his mind to set up his own businessHe went around buying cartoon books from other peopleHe bought them for 25and then sold them for half price

These dayshe doesn’t have to go around looking for cartoon books because there are always people coming to his shop to sell their old onesHe now has a monthly income of about 55000 baht(泰铢)

He was a“troublemaker”to his teachers but he is a hero to meIf you are judged by your teachers as a“bad student”I suggest you ignore what they sayJust do your best in everythingDon’t give up so eas-ilyBelieve me one day you could be successful,too.

36Why does the author think some people should say“sorry”to Peter?

AThey refused to help himBThey considered him hopeless

C-They looked down on his parentsDThey made him give up his friends

37What did Peter do after his father died?

AHe worked at a marketBHe learnt to draw pictures

CHe started his own businessDHe continued his c011ege studies

38How does Peter get secondhand cartoon books now?

A.He buys them from bookstoresBHe goes around collecting them

C.He borrows them from his friendsDHe waits for people to sell them to him

39The word ignore in paragraph 6 is closest in meaning t0

Atake no interest in Bpay no attention to

Cbelieve in Dstick to

B

Welcome to North Road Medical Centre!We are open from 830 amuntil 6 PmMonday to FridayAppointments(预约)with the doctors and nurses are acceptable both morning and afternoonHowev—era same-day appointment may not necessarily be with your usual doctorPatients may be seen by any member of the team

If you decide to register(注册)with usplease speak to one of our receptionists(接诊员)You will need to complete a registration formEach new patient is asked to answer some medical questionsYou should also make an appointment to see one of the nurses for a health check soon after registerin9There is sometimes a delay in handing over medical records from your earlier doctorand this appointment gives us valuable information about your health

The Out of Hours Service is reachable from 630 Pmuntil 8 amMonday to Fridayat weekends from 630 PmFriday t0 8 amMondayTelephone 0845—345—8995 to talk to the Out of Hours Serv—iceThey will have a doctor get in touch with you

For medical adviceyou can call NHS Direct(24 hours)on 0845—4647 0r through the Internet at wwwnhsdirectnhscomYou can always get advice over the telephone

If you are too ill to come to the medical centreYou can ask for a home Visit over the telephone.Most visits by doctors are made between12 noon and 3 P.mIf you are able to phone before 11a.m,this helps us to plan the day

40What can be learnt from paragraph 1?

AThe centre opens all week round

BDoctors and nurses work six hours a day.

C. Appointments are not accepted in the afternoon.

DA same-day appointment may not be with the usual doctor

4 1What is a new patient advised to do alter registration?

ATake a health check

B. Hand over medical records·

CAsk some medical questions

DComplete an information form

42If you need the help of the Out of Hours Serviceyou may——

Acall 0845—345—8995 Btelephone 0845 4647

Cget in touch with a doctor Dvisit the NHS Direct website

43When do most doctors go for a home visit?

ABefore 11 a.mBFrom 630 P.mt0 8 a.m

CFrom 830 a.mt0 6 P.mDBetween 12 noon and 3 P.m

C

In 2008the United States Department of Agriculture(USDA)wanted to know if all the school lun-ches served to students were healthyThe answer was a bi9fat NO!

The USDA found that most American schools served lunches with too much fat and saltThey also found that most of the fruits and vegetables in the lunches came from cans(罐头)Canned fruits and vege—tables are not as good as fresh ones

The USDA gives schools food and money to make lunchesBut schools make up their own menusSome make healthy lunchesMost do notNow the USDA wants all schools to serve more healthy lunchesThey want schools to follow the USDA’s guidelines for balanced(均衡)meals

Mike Sandersin charge of the USDA in 2008said the USDA should teach school workers how to make healthier lunches.“A good school lunch is just as important as a good textbook,”Sanders saidHe said that children also need to learn about healthy foods

The USDA is working on a new program--Fresh StartIt will give schools more fresh fruits and vegeta-blesFresh Start will also help schools change their lunches to make them healthierTo find the best way to change lunchesthe USDA held meetings with parentsschool leadersdoctorsand cooks

Children already eat healthy lunches at Chief Joseph School in North SaratogaOregonThey have wholewheat bread with low-fat cheeseand low-fat milk

44What did the USDA find about lunches in most American schools in 2008 7

AThey were mostly fruits and vegetables

BThey contained too much fat and salt

CMost of them were canned food

DMost of them were healthy

45What are schools required to do to make the lunches healthy?

AProvide balanced mealsBMake up new guidelines

CDesign their own menusDCook with more vegetables

46What was Mike Sanders?

AAn office secretaryBA school headmaster

CThe head of the USDADThe director of Fresh Start

47What is the goal of the Fresh Start program?

ASelling fresh fruits and vegetablesBEmploying good cooks for schools

C.Helping improVe the school lunchesDFinding a better way to talk with parents

D

Magic(魔法)often forces US not to believe our own eyes or even appears to be breaking the laws of physics or nature! The word“magic”has many different meaningsWhen a bird appears in a hat or when someone declares that he could see into the future--both can be called magicWhen a sick person sudden-1y becomes well or a well person(or eVen animal)becomes ill, magic is the causeThe British author Terry Pratchett uses magic a great deal in his popular Discworld series of books

Magic has alwaYs been used for funPeople enjoy working out in which cup the little ball is or how he knows which card l was thinking ofHarry Houdini was one of the first world-famous magicians—famous for escaping from deadly situationsRecently David Copperfieldor David Blanehas become very popular for his“unbelievable abilities”such as making the Statue of Liberty disappear or rise

Magical rings and three—headed dogs may not be realbut does this mean nothing magical really ex—ists? Can you always explain how the magician has done the card trick? Maybe it is better not to explainbut to leave a little magic in our livesPick a cardany card...

48·The author explains what magic is in paragraph 1 by

Ausing examples

Bgiving causes and effects

C1isting the time of magical events

Dcomparing a healthy person with a sick one

49Who is mentioned as a great escape artist?

ADavid Blane BHarry Houdini

CTerry PratchettDDavid Copperfield

50What does the author think of magic?

AIt changes our livesBIt provides people with fun

CIt breaks the laws of physicsDIt explains strange things in our lives

非选择题

五、补全对话(共5句;每句满分为3分,共15分。)

根据中文提示,把对话中缺少的内容写在线上。这些句子必须符合英语表达习惯。打句号的地方,用陈述句;打问号的地方,用疑问句。

提示:PeterJohnson教授打电话请病假,接电话的是教授的助手Sally

(Peter=PSally=S)

PHello!This is Peter speakingMay I speak to Professor Johnson 5 1 please?

SI’m sorryProfessor Johnson is not here at the momentThis is his assistantSallyMay I help you 52 ?

PYesPlease tell the professor that l’d like to ask for sick leave for tomorrow

SSorry to hear thatMay I ask whats the matter 53 with you?

PI’m running a feverI’ve caught a cold

SOhis it serious54 ?

PN0not very seriousbut the doctor told me to stay in bed and have a good rest

SI seeI’11 tell Professor Johnson 55 as soon as he comes back

PThank youGoodbye!

SBye!

六、书面表达(满分30分)

假设你是李华,1020日是你18岁生日,发邮件邀请你的外国朋友Jack来你家参加生日聚合。主要内容包括:

聚会时间:周六晚7点到l0点;

参加人员:朋友和同学;

活动内容:聚餐、唱歌、跳舞、游戏等。

注意:1.词数应为100左右;

2.开头语已为你写好。


Dear Jack

l hope this email willfindyou very well

Best wishes

Li Hua