1. ( ) We live on a(n) _____ called Earth.
(A) comet (B) island
(C) star (D) planet
2. ( ) Oh no! I forgot my umbrella. I'm going to get _____.
(A) cold (B) happy
(C) wet (D) sad
3. ( ) If you don't want other people to know who you are, then wear a _____.
(A) helmet (B) swim suit
(C) mask (D) jacket
4. ( ) I know that I can do it! I feel _____.
(A) alright (B) confident
(C) funny (D) shy
5. ( ) She always likes to go out and do things because she is ____.
(A) foolish (B) famous
(C) active (D) quiet
I have lots of hobbies. One of them is taking trips to other __6__. This summer, I took a trip to Kinmen. Kinmen is a nice place. The ocean is so blue, and the sky is white. The air is __7__, and the views are so beautiful. It was like a picture in front of my eyes. You can learn a lot of history in Kinmen. If you have a __8__ with you, you can even see the people across the strait. There are only four thousand people in Kinmen, __9__ army soldiers who protect Taiwan. Kinmen is really an interesting place to __10__. It was an unforgettable trip.
6. ( ) (A) times (B) places
(C) rooms (D) games
7. ( ) (A) fresh (B) heavy
(C) smooth (D) curly
8. ( ) (A) microphone (B) blanket
(C) telescope (D) oven
9. ( ) (A) of (B) including
(C) such (D) most
10. ( ) (A) sink (B) visit
(C) meet (D) listen
Vivian is my best friend in English class. In our classmate's opinion, she knows everything. In our teacher's opinion, she is the best at everything. In my opinion, she is not just a beauty, but she is also kind-hearted and good at socializing. When somebody has some questions, she always teaches them slowly and clearly. I really admire her abilities. I remember a long time ago, I didn't know anything about Ivy, even though we sat together. I just couldn't open my mouth and talk to her. But at last, she broke the ice and talked to me. I thought we were very different people, but I was wrong. We had a good time with each other. At that time I knew we would be best friends forever. Vivian, you are the best person I have ever met. I hope we can be best friends until death.
11. ( ) What do the teachers think about Vivian?
(A) They think she is beautiful.
(B) They think that she is quiet and shy.
(C) They think that she is the best at everything.
(D) They think that she can sing well.
12. ( ) What did the author think about Vivian when they first met?
(A) She thought that they were very different.
(B) She thought that they were exactly the same.
(C) She thought that Vivian could help her study.
(D) She thought that Vivian was as cold as ice.
13. ( ) For how long does the author want to be friends with Vivian?
(A) Until they graduate from high school.
(B) Forever and ever.
(C) For one more month.
(D) Until one of them moves to a new neighborhood.