阅读下面短文，从短文后所给的A.、 B.、 C. 三个选项中选择能填入相应空白处的最佳选项，并在答题卡1上将该项涂黑。
It (Example:40) 8 o’clock 41，and the last bus 42 at the second bus stop.A middleaged woman got out,and the conductor was going to ring the bell for 43 to start the bus again,just at saw a small child 44 at the bus stop. “What’s wrong with you?” the bus conductor said to the boy. “Well,my mother gave me ten pence to go home by bus after school,but I 45 the money after I finished playing football with my classmates,” the child answered, “so I have to walk all the way home.” “That’s OK.” said the conductor. “Come on.We’ll take you home.” The child thanked him, 46 the bus and sat down near the door.The bell,then the bus started. “How 47 are you living?” asked the conductor. The child told him the name of the place where he lived.It was about two miles away,and 48 would have cost him two pence if the child had had the money to pay for it. The conductor went to give some other people on the bus their tickets,and when he came back a few minutes 49 ,he saw that child crying again. “And what’s the matter with you now?” he asked. “Aren’t you on your way home?” “Yes,I am,” answered the child, “but what about my change?You to me,have you?You should give me 50 .”
例：40.A. is B. are C. was 答案： C.
41.A.in the morning B.in the afternoon C.at noon
42.A.just had left B.have just left C.has just stopped