广东省揭阳市惠来一中、揭东一中 2016-2017 学年 高一下学期期末联考英语试题 第一部分 英语知识运用（共三节，满分 60 分） 第一节 单项选择（共 15 小题；每小题 1 分，满分 15 分） 从 A、B、C、D 四个选项中，选出可以填入空白处的最佳选项。 1. Wang Lin failed to be admitted to Hong Kong University last year, and only then________the importance of English. A. he finally realized B. he had realized C. had he realized D. did he realize 2. —This book by Tony Garrison is of great use for our course. —But I think this latest one is________worth reading. A. better B. more C. most D. very 3. Don’t ______ a person only because he has failed in an examination. A. look up B. look down C. look down on D. look up to 4. I really ______ whether we win or lose. A. care about B. care for C. care D. care to 5. On the bus, all the people except the driver ______ to talk and laugh during the journey. A. encouraged C. were encouraged B. were encouraging D. was encouraged 6. Don’t spoil the children. Can’t you make your little boy ______ himself? A. behave 7.—Why can’t I smoke here? —At no time _________ in the meeting room. A. is smoking permitted C. does smoking permit B. smoking is permitted D. smoking does permit B. believe C. perform D. conduct 8.She has been working hard day and night, which of course, _______ her pale face. A. accounts for B. stands for C. goes for D. answers for 9.Columbus’s discovery of the “New World” took place _______. A. on purpose B. by accident C. by heart D. by mistake 10.It remains to be seen ______ the newly formed committee’s policy can be put into practice.