１．I believe that it usually takes ______ wise mind to have ______ good knowledge of this special subject.
A．/; a B．a; a C．a; / D．/; a
２．As a journalist you should first decide what events ______ before you make some interviews.
A．reported B．to report C．to be reported D．reporting
３．Americans eat ______ vegetables per person today as they did in 1910.
A．more than twice B．as twice as many
C．twice as many as D．more than twice as many
４．The book didn’t ______ children probably because the author employed too many scientific terms in it.
A．apply to B．appeal to C．intend to D．lead to
５．Is there a shop around ______ I can get some stamps and envelopes?
A．which B．where C．that D．what
６．Many people thought little of me, but I did what ______.
A．I thought I was right B．I thought it was right
C．I thought was right D．I was thought right
７．— Is it the bad habit that is difficult ______?
— Of course.
A．get rid of B．got rid of C．to get rid of D．being got rid of
８．I don’t think Maria will be disappointed at the news, but I will see her ______ she is.
A．as if B．so that C．in case D．even though
９．______ role she played in the film! No wonder she has won an Oscar.
A．How interesting B．How an interesting
C．What interesting D．What an interesting
10．This information allows businessmen to keep ______ of their list of goods by showing which items are being sold and how fast they are moving.
A．sight B．track C．touch D．sign
11．It’s no use trying to ______ him to give up smoking; he won’t listen.
A．make B．advise C．discourage D．persuade
12．She is out, so you may use her typewriter ______.
A．for a moment B．in a moment C．for the moment D．in the moment
13．______ his arrival at the airport, he was greeted by many teenagers holding flowers in their hands.
A．When B．While C．On D．For
14．Jane and John still remember that it was, their parents, ______ encouraged them to continue their education.
A．those B．they C．who D．what
15．You are saying that everyone should be equal, and this is ______ I disagree.
A．when B．where C．what D．how
16．—What a pity! I haven’t got a ticket for the football match.
—Don’t worry. It’ll be broadcast ______ on TV.
A．live B．lively C．alive D．living
17．There was a lot of fun at yesterday’s party. You, but why didn’t you?
A．should come B．must have come
C．may have come D．ought to have come
18．The pleasant weather ______ our pleasure. We had a wonderful time in Europe.
A．added to B．added in C．added up to D．added up
19．Show cheerfulness even when you don’t feel it,______?
A．will you B．do you C．may you D．can’t you
20．They suggested that the library ______open during the vacation.
A．was kept B．would be kept C．is kept D．be kept