1.The sale usually takes place outside the house, with the audience ________ on benches, chairs or boxes.
D.having been seated
2.We agreed to accept ________ they thought was the best tourist guide.
3.Some diseases are ________ by certain water animals.
4.Everybody ________ in the hall where they were welcomed by the secretary.
5.Corn originated in the New World and thus was not known in Europe until Columbus found it ________ in Cuba.
6.—“May I speak to your manager Mr. Williams at five o’clock tonight?”—“I’m sorry. Mr. Williams ________ to a conference long before then.”
A.will have gone
C.would have gone
7.As we can no longer wait for the delivery of our order, we have to ________ it.
8.She ought to stop work; she has a headache because she ________ too long.
A.has been reading
9.Young people are not ________ to stand and look at works of art; they want art they can participate in.
10. Sometimes I wish I ________ in a different time and a different place.
D.would have lived
11.Between 1974 and 1997, the number of overseas visitors expanded ________27%.
12.He is ________ about his chances of winning a gold medal in the Olympics next year.
13.________ she realized it was too late to go home.
A.No sooner it grew dark than
B.Hardly did it grow dark that
C.Scarcely had it grown dark than
D.It was not until dark that
14.Most broadcasters maintain that TV has been unfairly criticized and argue that the power of the medium is ________.
15.Putting in a new window will ________ cutting away part of the roof.
16.It is our ________ policy that we will achieve unity through peaceful means.
17.These books, which you can get at any bookshop, will give you ________ you need.
A.all the information
B.all the informations
C.all of information
D.all of the information
18.I didn’t know the word. I had to ________ a dictionary.
19.By law, when one makes a large purchase, he should have ________ opportunity to change his mind.
A.to be advertised
21.The early pioneers had to ________ many hardships to settle on the new land.
A.go along with
B.go back on
22.The hopes, goals, fears and desires ________ widely between men and women, between the rich and the poor.
23.The director was critical ________ the way we were doing the work.
24.I don’t mind ________ the decision as long as it is not too late.
A.you to delay making
B.your delaying making
C.your delaying to make
D.you delay to make
25.I have no objection ________ your story again.
C.to having heard
D.to have heard