B.Three days ago.
C.Two days ago.
D.Early last week.
A.She was absent all week owing to sickness.
B.She was seriously injured in a car accident.
C.She called to say that her husband had been hospitalized.
D.She had to be away from school to attend to her husband.
A.He quits teaching in June.
B.He has left the army recently.
C.He opened a restaurant near the school.
D.He has taken over his brother’s business.
A.He doesn’t like to talk.
B.He is a very kind man.
C.He is friendly.
D.He is not a pleasant person.
A.Go out to work.
B.Listen carefully to John.
C.Be calm and patient.
D.Do the easiest thing.
A.She felt it was tiring.
B.She felt it was very nice.
C.She thought it took less time.
D.She thought it was expensive.
A.She seldom reads books from cover to cover.
B.She is interested in reading novels.
C.She reads only part of the book.
D.She was eager to know what the book was about.
A.John Smith isn’t in right now.
B.John Smith can’t come to the phone right now.
C.John Smith doesn’t want to speak to the caller.
D.The caller dialed the wrong number.
A.The man is fond of traveling.
B.The woman is a photographer.
C.The woman took a lot of pictures at the contest.
D.The man admires the woman’s talent in writing.
A.Young people are too quick in making decisions.
B.Young people seldom stay long on the same job.
C.Young people lose their jobs easily.
D.Young people are too eager to succeed.
B.From their parents.
A.She got up later than usual.
B.The bus was late.
C.She forgot she had classes.
D.Her clock was slow.
A.The soil has been overworked.
B.The climate is cold.
C.The weather is too dry.
D.The soil is sandy.
A.By raising cattle.
B.By working on farms.
C.By working in factories.
D.By raising sheep.
A.It could help people of all ages to avoid cancer.
B.It was mainly meant for cancer patients.
C.It might appeal more to viewers over 40.
D.It was frequently interrupted by commercials.
A.It is completely flat.
B.It has few rivers.
C.It has many large lakes.
D.It is hilly.
A.He had to work overtime.
B.He was held up in traffic.
C.His car ran out of gas.
D.He had a traffic accident.
A.The doctor won’t see her tomorrow.
B.The doctor will be busy tomorrow.
C.The doctor is busy all day today.
D.The doctor will see her today.
A.The man regrets being absent-minded.
B.The woman saved the man some trouble.
C.The man placed the reading list on a desk.
D.The woman emptied the waste paper basket.