（2010四川省成都市 五、A从下面方框中选出与下列各句中画线部分意思相同或相近，并能替换画线部分的选项。 计4分）
A.around B.found C.boring D.provided
26.The speech was so dull that it made most of us sleepy.
27.Lin Fei goes to school at about 7 every day.
28.At that time Town Cinema was the cheapest ,but it had the friendliest service.
29.Sarah discovered that it was important for a flight attendant to speak English well.
答案:26.C 27.A 28.D 29.B
(cook ,dark , finish , high , lead , light , luck ,map ,sign ,sure, surprise ,worry)
It was already late when we started for the next town,which according to the _1_was about fifteen miles away on the other side of the hill.There we felt_2_that we would find a bed for the night.Soon _3_fell after we left the village,but _4_,we met no one as we drove fast along the narrow road that _5_to the hill.As our car climbed _6_,it became colder and the rain began to fall,making it difficult to see the road.
After we had travelled for about twenty miles,there was still no_7_of the town which was marked on the map,we were beginning to get _8_.Then,the car suddenly stopped .A quick examination showed that we had used up the gas.Although we had little food with us,we diceded to spend the night in the car.
Our meal was soon _9_, and then I tried to go to sleep at once,but John,who was a poor sleeper,got out of the car after a few minutes and went for a walk up the hill.Soon he found,in the valley bellow,the _10_of the town we were looking for.We at once pushed the car to the top of the hill.In less than a quarter of an hour ,we were in the town.
答案：1.map 2.lucky 3.darkness 4.surely 5.leading 6.higher 7.sigh 8.worried 9.cooked 10.lights