（ ）26. —We had fun at your party. Thanks for your invitation.
A. It’s my pleasure B. With pleasure C. Never mind
（ ）27. —Could you please clean the car now？
—Sorry， I can’t _______ the time now. I can do it for you later.
A. serve B. offer C. spare
（ ）28. —What’s your plan for this afternoon？
—I prefer to stay at home rather than go out _______ cold days.
A. in B. at C. on
（ ）29. —You look so moved after listening to the song Where did the time go.
—Yes， the lyrics _______ the memories of my parents.
A. put up B. hung up C. called up
（ ）30. —Can you tell me _______？
—Maybe Lucy did.
A. who washed the dirty clothes B. who was the girl in blue
C. who did they ask for help
（ ）31. —These two silk dresses feel soft and smooth. They look good on me.
—Exactly. But I don’t have enough money. I can only afford _______ for you.
A. both B. neither C. either
（ ）32. —Nowadays people spend less and less time on books. I feel very sorry for it.
—Me too. After all， reading _______ the mind.
A. builds B. carries C. follows
（ ）33. —It’s very important for us students to develop a good habit of study.
—What you said does make _______. Good habits can help us a lot.
A. excuse B. reason C. sense
（ ）34. —Susan is not only diligent but also smart about her work.
—You are right. When the right opportunity _______， she can always take it.
A. comes along B. comes in C. comes out
（ ）35. —We need to do something meaningful to keep Lei Feng’s spirit _______.
—I agree with you.
A. fresh B. alive C. living
Many Chinese students find it difficult to learn English， but not Chinese， because Chinese is their mother language. In fact Chinese is much more difficult to 36 than English.
Still some students in other countries can speak Chinese very 37 . If you don’t see them， you will take them for Chinese. What 38 them successful？
“For me， conversation is the most helpful. I try to speak in 39 . If you only listen to what others speak， you will be good at 40 ， but if you talk as much as you can， you will find you can speak 41 ，” says Jenny Brown， an English girl now 42 Chinese at Beijing University. 43 is interested in Chinese and its history. She thinks that to learn a language， one must try to know 44 about the country.
Chinese is different from English， 45 we can use the same way in learning it. It is conversation.
（ ）36. A. talk B. say C. learn
（ ）37. A. well B. good C. bad
（ ）38. A. makes B. make C. let
（ ）39. A. English B. Japan C. Chinese
（ ）40. A. listen B. talk C. listening
（ ）41. A. good English B. good Chinese C. bad English
（ ）42. A. picking up B. catching up C. studying
（ ）43. A. He B. She C. Her
（ ）44. A. something B. anything C. nothing
（ ）45. A. so B. and C. but