1.It was not until it got dark _______ working.
A.that they stopped
B.when they stopped
C.did they stop
D.that they didn’t stop
2.---Is the car yours? ---_______.
B.No, that of Smiths
C.No, the Smiths
D.No, the Smiths'
3.He is always ________ fault with other people though he doesn't do his own work properly.
4.Each term our professors would________a list of books for us to read.
5.The new appointment of our headmaster ________ from the very beginning of the next semester.
6.--I think you should phone Jenny and say sorry to her. ---_______
A.No way，It was her fault.
B.Not possible，It was her fault.
C.No chance，It was her fault.
D.Not at all，It was her fault.
7.The company_______the chairman’s new plan.
8.You had one of your teeth pulled out yesterday, ________?
9.--- Was that the headmaster who walked by? --- _______.
A.It must be that
B.It must be him
C.It must be it
D.It must have been
10.We've _______paper and ink. Ask Mrs. Edward to lend us some.
A.run away with
B.run out of
11.--- I believe we've met somewhere before. --- ________.
A.No, it isn't the same
B.No, it can't be true
C.No, I don't think so
D.No, I’d rather not
12.It's vital that enough money _______ collected to get the project started.
13.This problem is very difficult to deal with. It’s really_______.
14.The fisherman, _______ poor, could not buy another boat.
15.I cannot________ the truth of your words, although they go against my interests.
C.help but to admit
D.help but admitting
16.---_______? ---I’m suffering from a stomachache.
A.Are you feeling better
B.What’s trouble with you
C.Is there wrong with you
D.What’s the matter with you
17.European football is played in 80 countries, _______ it the most popular sport in the world.
18.I couldn't help but wonder how country life would change the funny, lazy Tom who had once put up a notice on the wall above his bed that _______, WAKE FOR FOOD.
19.--- I just heard that the tickets for tonight's show have been sold out. --- _______.
A.Oh no! I was looking forward to that
B.Oh no! It doesn't matter
C.Oh no! I knew it already
D.Oh no! It's not at all interesting
20.Since 1999, the number of foreign students at German universities ________ from 113,000 to almost 200,000.
21.The little boy is dirty from head to foot because he ______ in the mud all morning.
C.has been playing
22.---What’s happened to my library books? --- _______
A.I’ve no idea.
B.You borrowed them from the library.
C.You bought them yesterday.
D.They’re about long life.
23.---Excuse me, may I sit here? ---_______ .
A.Please sit down
B.You ’re welcome
C.Yes, certainly. This seat’s free
D.Yes, it doesn’t matter
24.If anybody calls, tell them I'm out and ask them to_______their name and address.
25.It is so hot. You should put the food into the refrigerator now. Otherwise, it will soon________.
26.Before the child went to bed, the father asked him to ________ all the toys he had taken out.
27.So________is the weather in England that by lunchtime there could be thunder and lightening.
28.I finally was admitted to Chongqing University. Never in all my life _______ so happy.
B.did I feel
C.I had felt
D.had I felt
29.You might as well expect a river to flow backward _______ us carrying out the plan.
B.as to stop
D.so as to stop
30.---Why didn't you tell Ann the truth? --- _______ .
A.Yes, I was afraid to be scolded by her
B.No, but I wanted to
C.But I did
D.I always hate telling lies
31.Evidence came up ________ specific speech sounds are recognized by babies as young as 6 months old.
32.I don’t like the desk because it takes_______too much space.
33.---When are you going on holiday? ---_______.
A.Only one-week holiday
C.They haven’t decided where to go
D.With my wife.
34.---I’m applying for Toronto University. ---________.
35.They have developed techniques which are _______ to those used in most factories...
36.His grandfather was among the first to settle in _______ is now a famous holiday center.
37.Women all over the world are________ equal pay for equal jobs.
38._______ in the care of his grandmother, Ted grew to be a boy with very good manners.
B.To be left
39.History is a record of mankind; different historians, _______, interpret it differently.
B.on the contrary
40.Who did you stay with? ---_________.
D.The Mr. Green’s