1.I like wearing_____at home, for they are comfortable.
2.He _____a belief that his son would rise in the world.
3.He ___ the old woman out of her money by making her sign a paper she did not understand.
4.A _____ sentence has one or more clauses besides the main clause.
5.The tomato juice left brown_____on the front of my jacket.
6.He scarcely knew a word of English,_____?
7.The tears_____from her eyes.
8.It’s ___ to see her go out; she always stays at home.
9.I must tell you how _______a letter from you.
A.pleased I was to receive
B.pleased I was to receiving
C.was I pleased to receive
D.pleased I was receiving
10.The doctor advised her that she_____ enough rest before going back to work.
11.___ you are blind, you will not miss the astonishing changes taking place in Shanghai.
12.If anyone happens to drop in while I am out, _____ him or her to leave a message.
13.He was_____of selling state secrets and arrested last month.
14.A bomb destroyed two buildings and _____ several others.
15.He is not perfect, ___ he has many merits.
16.We all feel sorry for __________for so long after your arrival.
A.keep you waiting
B.having kept you waiting
C.waiting for you keep you wait
17.The student took a course in_____math.
18.When I went to visit Mrs. Smith last week, I was told she _____two days before.
19.We look forward to _____ to the opening ceremony.
C.having been invited
20.-- do you think he will help me? --- As far As I know, he is the last one to help others. he _____ be prepared to give you a hand, though.
21.Because of the heavy fog, we arrived in Shanghai behind_____.
22.Since the matter was extremely ___, we dealt with it immediately.
23.The check fluttered to the floor. Slowly the old lady stooped to _____.
A.pick it up
C.pick up it
D.picking it up
24.Harold went to school _____ his illness.
D.in spite of
25.The newspaper ___ the rain will last for another three days.
A.is being said