1.1. A Los Angeles jury Wednesday recommended life in prison without the possibility of _____ for the Menedez brothers for the 1989 shotgun slayings of their wealthy parents.
(A) probation (B) parole (C) promotion (D) permission
2.2. New York Yankees pitcher Wang Chien-ming has suffered a setback in his recovery from a shoulder injury delaying his _____, the team said on Monday.
(A) rehabilitation (B) habilitate (C) habitation (D) hesitation
3.3. This new advertising campaign is not _____ with our company policy.
(A) consistent (B) congenial (C) matched (D) allied
4.4. The Chinese dishes served at the restaurant in the U.S. is not _____; that is, it does not taste like Chinese food.
(A) authoritative (B) acquisitive (C) authentic (D) autocratic
5.5. A cut in the budget put 20 percent of the state employees’ jobs in _____.
(A) review (B) jeopardy (C) perspective (D) reservation
6.6. After she was freed, Jennifer told last night how a mixture of anger and determination kept her going during her kidnap _____.
(A) ordeal (B) trial (C) irritation (D) undertaking
7.7. You will have to _____ your holiday if you are too sick to travel.
(A) call off (B) cut down (C) back out (D) set apart
8.8.People without confidence tend to _____ their success to external causes such as luck
(A) distribute (B) contribute (C) tribute (D) attribute
9.9. Employers often require that candidates have not only a degree in computer engineering _____.
(A) but two years’ experience
(B) also two-years experience
(C) but also two years of experience
(D)but two more years experiences
10.10. Spanish claim to California began in 1542 _____ its discovery by Cabrillo.
(A) since (B) when (C) for (D) with