When someone asks me what business I am in. My face feels (1)_____. I envy(嫉妒) people who can say that they are writers, bookkeepers and doctors. All these jobs speak for themselves.
I really do make a living by (2)_____ , and a good one, too. I can laugh like a king or like a schoolboy. It is a skill that I have learned, (3)_____ the skill of mending shoes. Whenever and however laugher is needed – I am asked t o do (4)_____. I laugh like a bus driver or a shopkeeper. I laugh (5)_____, kindly and happily.
I need (6)______ point out that a job of this kind is tiring. I spend most evenings in nightclubs. My job is to laugh during the (7)_____ part of the show. My loud, hearty laugher must be timed carefully. It must not come too soon, (8)_____neither must be too late.
I go through life quietly. I can (9)_____ the laugher of others. I can laugh in many different ways. But I'm not sure that I have ever heard the sound of (10)______ own laugher.
( )1. A. warm B. cool C. her D. cold
( )2. A. laughing B. writing C. speaking D. working
( )3. A. at B. to C. by D. like
( )4. A. one B. it C. those D. these
( )5. A. gladly B. sadly C. truly D. suddenly
( )6. A. clearly B. easily C. badly D. hardly
( )7. A. weaker B. stronger C. more terrible D. more wonderful
( )8. A. for B. so C. but D. and
( )9. A. get B. make C. copy D. have
( )10.A. their B. my C. her D. his
4.B. laugher 是不可数名词，所以应该用it 替代。
5.B. 根据所给的四个词的词义和后面的kindly and happily可知答案为sadly。