2.42. To offer good service, this renowned Internet company has ______ the
partnership with the company it worked with in the past two years. The manager of this company is trying to find a new partner.
(A)penetrated (B) refuted (C) terminated (D) anticipated
9.49. Gina asked her boyfriend to give her some breathing space because she felt
quite ______ by his nearly 24-hour company over the past few weeks.
(A) condemned (B) dedicated (C) suffocated (D) terminated
12.52. When a nation is over-reliant on one or two commodities like oil or precious
minerals, corrupt government officials tend to hoard profits for themselves
instead of properly ______ them to schools and hospitals.
(A) allocating (B) entwining (C) harnessing (D) meddling
16.56. Some of the countries in Europe are tackling economy crisis and seeking
assistance from other countries in the world. Now these European countries seem to be in ______.
(A) innovation (B) jeopardy (C) abstention (D) controversy
17.57. John complains that his partner is a ________, who tries every means to evade work and responsibilities. Therefore, John has to do all the work on the project.
(A) slacker (B) virago (C) squalor (D) vigilante
19.59. The bank is planning to ________ the contract with the manufacturing company
because they have accidentally found some frauds involved with the company.
(A) rescind (B) excoriate (C) implement (D) metastasize
20.60. To increase navigation safety and security, international navies have staged
both reactive and ________ strikes against pirates off Africa’s west coast.
(A) preliminary (B) preemptive (C) preposterous (D) prerequisite