1.The place _______ the bridge is supposed to be built should be ____ the cross-river traffic is the heaviest.
B.at which; which
C.at which; where
D.which; in which
2.She resorted to ____ when she had no money to buy foods for her children.
3.Betty advised me to label our luggage carefully in case it gets ____in transit.
4.By 1929, Mickey Mouse was as popular _______ children as Coca-Cola.
5.As the train will not leave until one hour later, we ____grab a bite at the snack bar.
B.just as well
C.might as well
6.A large part of a person’s memory is____words and combination of words.
A.by means of
B.in terms of
C.in connection with
D.by way of
7.Later in this chapter cases will be introduced to readers ???________ consumer complaints have resulted in changes in the law.
8.Chocolate and ice-cream have different ____.
9.Although she wrote a lot of short stories and poems when she was very young, ____she was twenty five.
A.her first real success did not come until
B.her real first success came until not
C.since her first real success did not come until
D.not until her first real success
10.Operations which left patients ____ and in need of long periods of discovery time now leave them feeling relaxed and comfortable.
11.Anyone who has spent time with children is aware of the difference in the way boys and girls respond to ____ situation.
12.Such a difficult operation may not succeed, it’s a(n)____ gamble.
13.In a typhoon , winds____ a speed greater than 120 kilometers per hour.
14.______ you eat the correct foods ______ be able to keep fit and stay healthy.
A.Only if; will you
B.Only if; you will
C.Unless; will you
15.The teacher____ me____ for disobedience.
16.The companies are working together to create ______ they hope will be the best means of transport in the 21st century.
17.A good teacher always tries to ____ students to ask question.
18.—Mom, what did your doctor say? —He advised me to live ______ the air is fresher.
C.the place where
19.Which sport has the most expenses ______ training equipment, players' personal equipment and uniforms?
A.in place of
B.in terms of
C.by means of
D.by way of
20.We love peace, yet we are not the kind of people to yield ______ any military threat.
21.The Chinese nation is____ for its diligence and courage.
22.At her word she stood up and walked away, stopping at the window to pull back the curtain and ____.
23.Although punctual himself,the professor was quite used ______late for his lecture.
A.to have students
B.for students' being
C.for students to be
D.to students' being
24.Outside my office window there is a fire ____ on the right.
25._______, a man who expresses himself effectively is sure to succeed more rapidly than a man whose command of language is poor.
A.Other things being equal
B.Were other things equal
C.To be equal to other things
D.Other things to be equal
26.____native to North America, corn has now spread all over the world.
A.In spite of
B.That it is
27.She did not even look up when I took my seat ____ her.
28.The boy slipped out of the room and headed for the swimming pool without his parents’____.
29.This newspaper often ____the government’s opinion, not the public opinion.
30.The English spoken in the United States is only slightly different from ______ spoken in England.
31.He might have been killed ____the timely arrival of the ambulance.
32.The ____ scene of the waterfall is a perfect delight to the eye.
33.In this experiment, they are wakened several times during the night, and asked to report what they ____.
A.had been dreaming
B.have been dreaming
34.Ability to get along with people is an ____ in business.
35.A new idea began to ____from his mind when he was on his way back home.
36.George was introduced to ____activities at a young age, when she was hire to act as a lookout for drug dealers.
37.Never in my wildest dreams_____these people are living in such poor conditions.
A.I could imagine
B.could I imagine
C.I couldn’t imagine
D.couldn’t I imagine
38.He got gradually ____ in the case, though he didn’t intend to originally.
39.We feel it is high time that the Government ____something to check the inflation.
40.He criticized everything and everybody, and even ____ his teachers.
41.___________ that Marie was able to set up new branches elsewhere.
A.So successful her business was
B.So successful was her business
C.So her business was successful
D.So was her successful business
42.The student was very excited when he ____ his teacher in this important lecture.
43.It was several hours before I was ____ of what was happening.
44.He was bothered by the____ bark of dogs in the neighborhood every night.
45.Neither of the young men who had applied for a position in the university ______ .
A.has been accepted
B.have been accepted
46.He changed into women’s clothes ____ he wouldn’t be recognized.
B.for fear that
47.You should have been more patient ______ that customer;I'm sure that selling him the watch was a possibility.
48.He always ____ to everything and never agrees with anybody.
49.He didn’t make ________ clear when and where the meeting would be held.
50.A lot of traffic accidents____ from carelessness.