A man died and was on his way to another 1 ,either the Heaven or the Hell.He saw an extremely 2 palace half way and the owner of the palace 3 him to stay and live in the palace.
The man said,"I have been working 4 during my life and now I just want to eat and sleep 5 any work."
The owner of the palace said," 6 ,there is nowhere else better than here for you.There are a wealth of 7 in my palace and you can eat whatever you want without anyone 8 you. 9 ,there is 10 that needs to be done by you."Then,the man settled down in the palace.
At the beginning,the man felt very 11 at the rotation(轮流)of eating and sleeping.But 12 ,he felt a bit lonely and empty.So he went to the owner and complained,"It is 13 to live by just eating and sleeping every day.Now I show no 14 in this kind of life any more.Could you help me find a 15 ?"
The owner replied, " 16 ,there is no job here at all."
After another several months,the man could not 17 the present life and went to the owner 18 ,"I really could not stand this sort of life any more.If you do not offer me a job, I would 19 to go to the Hell instead of living here."
The owner of the palace smiled contemptuously(轻蔑地),"Do you think it is the Heaven here?It is 20 the Hell!"
1.A.hospital B.house C.place D.world
2.A.splendid B.mysterious C.free D.yellow
3.A.forced B.warned C.invited D.commanded
4.A.hard B.honestly C.comfortably D.heavily
5.A.apart from B.without C.besides D.with
6.A.If any B.If possible C.If necessary D.If so
7.A.jewels B.food C.books D.money
8.A.noticing B.asking C.stopping D.meeting
9.A.Moreover B.Otherwise C.Therefore D.However
10.A.anything B.everything C.something D.nothing
11.A.surprised B.frightened C.mad D.happy
12.A.easily B.gradually C.confidently D.carefully
13.A.strange B.enjoyable C.relaxing D.boring
14.A.patience B.trust C.interest D.curiosity
15.A.job B.way out C.wife D.partner
16.A.Sorry B.Cheer up C.All right D.Never mind
17.A.handle B.lose C.bear D.risk
18.A.indeed B.already C.again D.always
19.A.hope B.expect C.promise D.prefer
20.A.no longer B.actually C.also D.still