1.I had just started back for the house to change my clothes _______ I heard voices.
2.In 1914, an apparently insignificant event in a remote part of Eastern Europe _______ Europe into a great war.
3.She was sitting up late, waiting for Pa.（选择与划线词意思相近的词）
B.sitting in an upright position
C.not going to bed after the usual bedtime
D.being very careful
4.This river is so big that it is impossible to build a _______ under it without modern technology.
5.The family did everything possible to try to convince Atzel that he was alive, but he refused to believe them.（选择与划线词意思相近的词）
A.show Atzel clearly
B.make Atzel believe
C.argue with Atze
D.talk with Atzel
6.The newspaper did not mention the _______ of the damage caused by the fire.
7.Criticism and self-criticism is necessary _______ it helps us to find and correct our mistakes.
8.It was taken for granted that when they grew up they would marry.（选择与划线词意思相近的选项）
9.Your hair wants _______. You＇d better have it done tomorrow.
10.By 1929, Mickey Mouse was as popular _______ children as Coca-Cola.
11.Niagara Falls is a great tourist ______ drawing millions of visitors every year.
12.Ann never dreams of _______ for her to be sent abroad very soon.
A.there being a chance.
B.there to be a chance
C.there be a chance
D.being a chance
13.Ma sat by the lamp, （mending） one of Pa＇s shirts..（选出与括号中意思相近的词）
14.We do not have a _______ school in our institute. The highest degree we provide for the students is a B. A. and a B. S.
15.There are few electronic applications _______ to raise fears regarding future employment opportunities than robots.
16.Atzel＇s face lit up with a smile and he said, “You see, I was right."（选择与划线词意思相近的词）
17.He gives people the impression _______ all his life abroad.
A.of having spent
B.to have spent
C.of being spent
18.The pressure _______ causes Americans to be energetic, but it also puts them under a constant emotional strain.
C.to be competed
19.When he arrived, he found _______ the aged and the sick at home.
B.none other than
D.no other than
20.Americans eat _______ as they actually need every day.
A.twice as much protein
B.twice protein as much twice
C.twice protein as much
D.protein as twice much