中学生一定要做的阅读理解下学期 共 13 篇
A man and his wife were very poor．They kept hoping for new clothes and good food．The man enjoyed eating，and he (①especially) liked (②pancakes)．(③One night a young woman came to their house and told them she would let them have three wishes．)They could wish for anything they wanted．
The man had just finished eating a little bread for his dinner，and he was still hungry．He said，"I wish I had a big pancake!"
Suddenly a pancake appeared on his plate．"You fool!" his wife cried，"You could have wished for a house full of wonderful food，but you wished for a pancake．(④I wish that pancake was on the end of your foolish nose!")
Immediately the pancake was on the end of the man's nose．
Then the man and his wife started (⑤blaming) each other．"It's your fault!" the man cried．"No，it's your fault!" she answered．What could they do? (⑥The pancake was still on the husband's nose．)
"Oh!" the wife cried．"I wish none of this had ever happened!"
(⑦Immediately) the pancake was gone，and the man was saying，"I'm still hungry．How I wish I had some pancakes!"
But of course nothing happened．
1．especially ad．尤其 2．pancakes n．煎饼
5．blame v．责备 7．immediately adv．立即
3．One night a young woman came to their house and told them she would let them have three wishes．
6．The pancake was still on the husband's nose．
4．I wish that pancake was on the end of your foolish nose!
I wish 后接的从句应该用虚拟语气(谓语动词用一般过去时)。
( ) 1．Why were the man and his wife still very poor after their three wishes had come true?
A．Because the man had wished for a pancake only．
B．Because the man was thoughtless and his wife was greedy(贪婪的)．
C．Because the young woman was angry with the man and his wife．
D．Because they had wished to be poor．
( ) 2．When they had their first wish．the wife ______．
( ) 3．Why did the wife wish "none of this had ever happened"?