Directions:In this section，there are 10 blanks in the following passage.For each blank there are four choices marked A,B,C,and D.You should choose the right answer onthe Answer Sheet.
Years ago in Scotland,Mr.and Mrs.Clark had a dream of travelling to the United Stateswith their nine children.Clark and his wife worked hard and saved enough _(31)_ andgot passports for the whole family on a new ship to the United States.
The whole family was _(32)_ with excitement about life in America.However,seven days before their trip,the youngest son of the four was bitten(咬)by a _(33)_.The doctor required that all the family should be separated for fourteen days.
The family's dream ended.They would not to cancel the_(34)_to America.as they hadplaned.The father,filled with disappointed and anger,went to the dock to _(35)_ the shipleave——without the Clark family.The father shed tears of diappointment and cursed(咒骂)bothhis son and the dog and go for their misfortunc.Five days,a peiece of_(36)_ news spread around Scotland-Titanic had sunk(下沉).The famous ship had sunk,taking _(37)_lives in it.The Clark family was to have been on that ship,_(38)_because the son hadbeen bitten by a dog,they were left behind in Scotland.When Mr.Clark heard the news,he hugged _(39)_ son and thanked him for saving the family.He thanked his son and the dog forsaving their lives and turning what he felt was a tragy _(40)_ a blessing.
Although we may not know why,all things happen for a reason.
31.A.time B.money C.history D.life
32.A.expected B.fill C.expect D.filled
33.A.shark B.dog C.whale D.tiger
34.A.tour B.travel C.trip D.friend
35.A.viewed B.looked C.saw D.watched
36.A.exciting B.happy C.sad D.disappoint
37.A.thousand of B.hundred C.hundreds of D.thousands
38.A.but B.and C.or D.so
39.A.her B.his C.them D.us
40.A.down B.onto C.into D.up