1.The tiger continued to ______ us by walking round and round our tent.
2.In the countryside people are used to using a tree ______ as a table, around which the whole family sit and happily have their dinner.
3.The status of citizenship ______ the individual with three sets of rights or entitlements — civil, political and social.
4.I wrote this article to pay ________ to my respectable teacher, who set me on the path of writing
5.Attempts to rescue and re-evaluate them are ______ to be less rewarding than making a fresh start.
6.It took him quite a few hours to get the doctor’s address from a(an)______ of doctors.
7.The scheme is being widely debated on television because it sets a ______ for other companies.
8.Practice in ______ examination conditions must not be delayed until close to the examination time.
9.The policy has been the cornerstone of China’s efforts to ______ state industry and national economy over the past five years.
10.As a good photographer, you must develop an awareness of the world around you and the people who ______ it.
11.Many of the scientists and engineers are judged ______ how great their achievements are.
A.in spite of
B.in ways of
C.in favor of
D.in terms of
12.As one of the youngest professors in the university, Mr. Brown is certainly on the ______ of a brilliant career.
13.I began to smell the warmth and the love, and feel the peace, but above all I began to see the ______ of the human spirit.
14.People often ______ the importance of training.
15.The period of the flood has become completely ______ in her mind.
16.When I got Travel Weekly, I ________ the stories I wanted.
17.He acknowledged that in the majority of businesses the moral standards had been ______ very significantly.
18.They actually have ______ their rivals in many aspects and won the competition as people expected.
19.The battle is of great significance when viewed in the ______ of the progress of the war.
20.The patient’s ______ was removed after the successful operation done by a famous doctor.