2017-12-16 外语辅导




  Norman Cousins was a businessman from the United States who often traveled around the world on business. He enjoyed his ___1___ and traveling.

  Then, after returning to the United States from a ___2___ trip to the Union of Soviet Socialist Republic(USSR), Mr. Cousins got sick. Because he had pushed his body to the ___3___ of its strength on the trip, a change began to take place ___4___ him. The material between his bones became ___5___.

  In less than one week after his return, he could not ___6___. Every move that he ___7___ was painful. He was not able to sleep at night. The doctors told him that they did not know how to cure Mr. Cousins’ problem and he might never ___8___ over the illness. Mr. Cousins, however, refused to give up ___9___ Mr. Cousins thought that ___10___ thoughts were causing bad chemical changes in his body. He did not want to take medicine to cure himself. ___11___, he felt that happy thoughts or ___12___ might cure his illness.

  He began to ___13___ on himself while still in the hospital by watching funny shows on television. Mr. Cousins quickly found that 10 minutes of real laughter during the ___14___ gave him two hours of pain-free sleep at night. ___15___ the doctors could not help him, Mr. Cousins left the hospital and checked into a hotel room where he could ___16___ his experiments with laughter. For eight days, Mr. Cousins rested in the hotel room watching funny shows on television, reading funny books, and sleeping ___17___ he felt tired. Within three weeks, he felt well ___18___ to take a vacation to Puerto Rico where he began running on the beach for ___19___. After a few months, Mr. Cousins returned to work. He had laughed himself back to ___20___.

  1. A. time B. holiday C. sleep D. work

  2. A. boring B. tiring C. dangerous D. pleasant

  3. A. top B. degree C. problem D. limit

  4. A. from B. around C. inside D. beside

  5. A. weak B. ill C. false D. painful

  6. A. speak B. breathe C. stand D. see

  7. A. made B. did C. took D. gave

  8. A. look B. get C. turn D. think

  9. A. effort B. hope C. treatment D. arrangement

  10. A. foolish B. unusual C. funny D. unhappy

  11. A. Instead B. However C. Therefore D. Otherwise

  12. A. sleep B. travel C. laughter D. television

  13. A. rescue B. operate C. try D. experiment

  14. A. day B. week C. month D. year

  15. A. Promising B. Deciding C. Doubting D. Recognizing

  16. A. invent B. begin C. continue D. prove

  17. A. until B. whenever C. unless D. so that

  18. A. soon B. completely C. slowly D. enough

  19. A. exercise B. illness C. rest D. pleasure

  20. A. power B. sense C. health D. happiness


  1. D。他周游世界因为他是一个商人,因此说他喜欢他的工作和旅游。

  2. B。因为外出经商,旅途一定劳累,因此选B,tiring 表示“使人劳累的”。

  3. D。limit 表示“限度”,此句的意思是“他把最后的一点力气都用在旅途上”。

  4. C。inside him 的意思是“在他的体内”。

  5. A。此句的意思是“他骨头里的物质变得虚弱”。

  6. C。从上文提到的原因可知,他不能站立。

  7. A。make a move 意为“移动”。

  8. B。get over 为固定搭配,意为“爬过、克服、熬过、恢复、原谅”。

  9. B。give up hope 表示“放弃希望”。

  10. D。从下文得知快乐的思想可以治疗他的疾病,因此可以判断unhappy thoughts导致他体内的bad chemical changes。

  11. A。instead 表示“代替”,即他想用快乐的生活来替代服药。

  12. C。or 为并列连词,和happy thoughts并列的就是laughter了。

  13. D。experiment为不及物动词,意思是“进行实验、做试验”,常与介词 on, with 连用。

  14. A。“during the day(在白天)与下文的 at night(在晚上)相对。

  15. B。decide 在此为及物动词,意为“判定”,这里是现在分词短语作原因状语。

  16. C。即在旅馆里continue his experiments with laughter(继续他的实验)。

  17. B。每当他感到疲劳的时候他就睡觉休息。

  18. D。他觉得身体恢复得足够的好了。

  19. A。在海滩上跑步是为了锻炼身体。

  20. C。back to health 意为“恢复了健康”。


  Mr. Green was ill and went to the hospital. A doctor __1__ and said, ?Well, Mr. Green, you are going to __2__ some injections, and you’ll feel much better. A nurse will come __3__ give you the first one this evening, and then you’ll __4__ get another one tomorrow evening.‖ __5__ a young nurse came to Mr. Green’s bed and said to him, ?I am going to give you your __6__ injection now, Mr. Green. Where do you want it?‖

  The old man was __7__. He looked at the nurse for a __8__, then he said, ?__9__ has ever let me choose that before. Are you really going to let me choose now?‖

  ?Yes, Mr. Green,‖ the nurse answered. She was in a hurry. ?Where do you want it?‖

  ?Well, then,‖ the old man answered __10__ ?I want it in your left arm, please.‖

  1. A. looked for him B. looked him over C. looked after him D. looked him up

  2. A. get B. give C. make D. hold

  3. A. so B. but C. or D. and

  4. A. must B. can C. had better D. have to

  5. A. In the morning B. In the afternoon C. In the end D. In the evening

  6. A. first B. one C. two D. second

  7. A. confident B. surprised C. full D. hungry

  8. A. hour B. minutes C. year D. moment

  9. A. Somebody B. Anybody C. Nobody D. people

  10. A. with a smile B. in time C. in surprise D. with tears in his eyes




  1. B。look for sb/sth 意为?寻找……‖;look after sb 意为?照料……‖;look up sb意为?看望……‖;而look over sb意为?检查某人,最贴近文意,为正确选项。

  2. A。医生要对格林先生进行注射,格林先生是动作的接受者,故应选get。

  3. D。空白部分前面I come 和后面的give形成承接关系,所以应用 and连接。

  4. D。must 不可以用于将来时,根据文章意思,应选have to。

  5. D。与上文this evening相对应,In the evening应为正确选项。

  6. A。one 填入空白部分显得画蛇添足,根据上下文这是第一次注射,应用first。

  7. B。老人对护士的提问应感到surprised, 因为下文提到从来没人问过他这样的问题。

  8. D。对护士的提问, 老人思考了一会儿, 故应选moment。

  9. C。老人感到奇怪, 是因为没有人问过这样的问题, 故应选nobody。

  10. A。老人想捉弄一下这个小护士。按常理, 应是带着微笑取笑她, 故应选with a smile。


  Food is very important. Everyone needs to __1__ well if he or she wants to have a strong body. Our minds also need a kind of food. This kind of food is __2__. We begin to get knowledge even __3__ we are very young. Small children are __4__ in everything around them. They learn __5__ while they are watching and listening. When they are getting older, they begin to __6__ story books, science books…,

  anything they like. When they find something new, they love to ask questions and __7__ to find out answers. What is the best __8__ to get knowledge? If we learn by ourselves, we will get __9__ knowledge. If we are __10__ getting answers from others and do not ask why, we will never learn well. When we study in the right way, we will learn more and understand better.

  1. A. sleep B. read C. drink D. eat

  2. A. sport B. exercise C. knowledge D. meat

  3. A. until B. when C. after D. so

  4. A. interested B. interesting C. weak D. better

  5. A. everything B. something C. nothing D. anything

  6. A. lend B. read C. learn D. write

  7. A. try B. have C. refuse D. wait

  8. A. place B. school C. way D. road

  9. A. little B. few C. many D. the most

  10. A. often B. always C. usually D. something





  4.A。小孩对知识的接受主要依靠于他们对事物产生的兴趣,词组be interested in sth 表示―对……感兴趣‖,而interesting用来形容令人感兴趣的事物,故选择interested。

  5.B。孩子们在耳听眼观的过程中经常会学到一些东西。everything过于绝对化 ,nothing、anything 不合文意,应选 something。




  9.D。与后面的方法比起来,作者认为独立自主的学习为最佳方法,最佳方法当然应使人获得最多的知识,故选择the most。

  10.B。be always doing sth 意为―总是干某事。










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