1.Your composition must be _____ after class.
2.I have been looking forward to _____ from my parents.
3.I can ____ you to the railway station in my car.
4.With the development of West China, many technicians are _____ needed there in recent years.
5.The students were all entertained in a Mexican restaurant, at Professor Brian''s ______.
6.There will be _______ soon. Im afraid I cant go.
7.As the bus came round the corner, it ran ______ a big tree by the roadside.
8.When Mary finally got there, Tom had left an hour _____.
9.The development of industry has been _____ gradual process throughout _____ human existence, from stone tools to modern technology.
A./ ; the
B./ ; a
C.a ; /
D.a ; a
10.Never before _______ see such a terrible car accident on the road!
11.Kate is a little ____than Mary.
12.- Excuse me, but can you tell me the way to the post office? - ___________.
A.Don't ask that
B.Sorry, I'm a stranger here
C.No, I can't say that
D.No, you're driving too fast
13.- Haven't seen you for ages! What are you busy doing now? - _____________.
A.I hate the weather here
B.My hair is getting a bit longer
C.Yeah, thanks for coming
D.I am working part time in a bookshop, you know
14.- What are you majoring in? - _________
A.In a university.
D.At nine in the morning.
15.Mary went to bed early, ____ she felt very tired.
16.I don''t know the park, but it''s______ to be quite beautiful.
17.It is often easier to make plans than it is to ______.
A.carry on them
B.carry out them
C.carry them on
D.carry them out
18.. He is an old friend of ______.
19.- This box is too heavy for me to carry upstairs. - _______.
A.You may ask for help
B.I'll give you a hand
C.Please do me a favor
D.I'd come to help
20.An agreement seems to be impossible because the majority of the committee members are _____ it.
21._______ these honors he received a sum of money.
22.Mrs Brown______in New York for three years before she went to London.
23.I _____ here since I moved here.
D.have been working
24.Peter can't speak Chinese and can't write it, _____. So Chinese is Greek to him.
25.People lived a hard life____.
A.in the forty
B.in the forties
D.during the on the forty
26.. Mike was usually so careful, ______this time he made a small mistake.
27.I will ______ here till you give me some money.
D.not be leaving
28.____his house, we at once perceived him to be a man of taste.
29.Every year thousands of lives ______ in road accidents because of careless driving.
30.Could you tell us _______her aunt will stay here?
31.To ______ the truth, I don’t know him.
32.- It's rather cold in here. Do you mind if I close the window? - ______.
B.No, go ahead
D.I don't like it
33.The price of the portable computers(手提电脑) is still so ________ that I cannot afford to buy one.
- I’m sorry. I lost the key.
- That’s a beautiful dress you have on!
- Tomorrow is my birthday.