1.901 The girl dropped her fork and knife on the floor at a very quiet restaurant. It made her terribly ______.
2.902 I know he didn’t mean to hurt you. The mistake was made actually by pure ______.
3.903 Tina didn't say a word because she was very ______ of her own behavior.
4.904 The little boy refused to show up, because he was so ______ of having made such a mistake.
5.905 The workers ______ their employer for not raising their wage.
6.906 Do not intrude into the garden. It is the private ______ of that house owner.
7.907 In order to protect their own ______, most of the wild animals will attack any intruders.
8.908 The daughter bid farewell to her family at the airport and gave every family member a big ______.
9.909 The old man is such a good-natured person. He always greets his neighbors with a ______ smile.
10.910 You may ______ your cap on the hook at the entrance.
11.911 She decorated the room carefully, and ______ a blue curtain over the window.
12.912 A ______ is a very beautiful bird which looks like a goose, but it has a longer neck, and it swims gracefully.
13.913 Dolphins are taught by ______ to do many tricks to entertain the audience.
14.914 To many observers' surprise, the ______ of the election is totally unexpected.
15.915 Her parents disapproved of her marriage to Tom, but they went to the wedding ______.
16.916 A: I tried to make big noises to wake him up. B: ______ A: Well, I'm afraid not. It seemed that he still slept soundly.
(A)Did it work?
(B)Did you work?
(C)Have you worked?
(D)Has it made out?
17.917 I saw them talking so happily and assumed that they were very close friends. ______, they were brothers.
(A)As long as I find
(B)To be it ever so well
(C)As a matter of fact
(D)So much as I can say
18.918 Most animals will try to protect their babies and ______ any possible intruders.
19.919 Peter went shopping at the supermarket and met his ex-girlfriend ______. They were both a little embarrassed at first.
(B)by credit card
(C)with a big smile
(D)in a good way
20.920 I tried to find my missing key but found my lost diamond ring ______ I thought it was stolen by a thief.
(A)in a secret
(C)without any chance
21.921 Please ______ my mother while I am away.
(A)take a good look at
(B)take good care of
(C)make a good chance for
(D)have a good time to
22.922 It is the kindergarten teacher's duty to ______ the kids while they are at play.
(A)make room for
(B)take care of
(C)have time with
(D)make fun of
23.923 At the family reunion, the little girl sat ______ her mother, because there were many unfamiliar relatives who she hadn’t met before.
(D)being closed to
24.924 Hearing that disappointing news, she came ______ crying.
(C)in case of
25.925 It is good to have dreams about your future. But, ______, you'd better study harder for the coming exam.
26.926 Don't give such cruel comments to Sue. ______, she is your sister.
(A)In the long run
(B)As a result
27.927 I don't think it is appropriate to be dressed like that. ______, we are still students.
(A)On the contrary
28.928 A: I thought you liked popular music. B: Yes, I ______ listen to popular music. But now, I enjoy classical music more.
(A)was used to
(C)had used to
(D)had been used to
29.929 Like a peacock, he likes to ______ in front of young girls. Look! He is bragging about his successful business again.
30.930 I hope you understand that his refusal to your invitation means nothing but a way ______. Because he is man seriously lacking of self-confidence.
31.931 In the ancient times, some kings would dig rivers to ______ their kingdom and people ______ enemies.
(B)drive; away of
(C)hold; out of
32.932 Please stop ______, because he is studying for the coming exam.
33.933 I have the same opinions as yours. I ______ you on this point.
34.934 I think your plan works. I ______ help you with your proposal.
35.935 When we went on our vacation last weekend, a thief ______ our apartment and stole my watch.
36.936 Why did you lie to me? ______ you! I trusted you so much.
37.937 Have you finished our assignment yet? Don't forget that we must ______.
(D)hand it in
38.938 If you wish to get good grades on this coming exam, you'd better ______ to what your teacher says in class.
39.939 They were lost in the woods. It took them almost four hours to ______ their ______ out of the woods, and got saved finally.
40.940 The kindergarten teacher was telling stories to the kids. She sat in the center ______ by the kids.
41.941 Dogs ______ to guide blind people.
(B)may have trained
(C)will have trained
(D)can be trained
42.942 The dolphin ______ of his behavior because he bit his trainer.
43.943 The swan flapped its wings to drive away the enemies when ______.
44.944 Mother told her little child ______ to strangers.
(D)not to speak
45.945 When the earthquake occurred, I found our cat still ______ soundly in the corner.
46.946 I am sorry I ______ that you were there.
47.947 The little kids were very ______ by those new toys which were actually pretty ______.
48.948 Monkeys ______ to hug their young close to their hearts.
(C)have been observing
(D)have been observed
49.949 Why didn't you listen to me? I ______ you that he would make it. See? Now you've got to believe me.
50.950 The victim of the plane crash stayed ______ for two weeks, and then died last night.
51.951 If he had been ______ enough, he wouldn't have said that on such occasion.
52.952 Michael is a gentleman very popular among young girls, because he is humorous and ______.
53.953 Mind your expressions in the interview. If you can show that you are responsible, reliable and ______, you will win the chance.
54.954 She doesn't like Jim at all, as far as I am informed. ______, she chose him to be her date tonight.
55.955 Hundreds of contestants, averagely aged about twenty, participated in the game. ______ enough, the winner was the youngest contestant who was only ten.
56.956 I must study in a public school. I can't afford any ______ schools.
57.957 Helen has dreamed of being a movie star. She has wanted to go on the ______ since she was ten.
58.958 Mrs. Cole arranged a basketball summer ______ for her eight-year-old boy who was too active to stay home.
59.959 I'm afraid I have to use my old car. This new one is too expensive. I can't ______ it.
60.960 A trip to Europe? It takes time and money. I don't think I can ______ it.
61.961 You could say that Beethoven was the greatest ______ in history.
62.962 In the computer system, every operation goes ______. Man-power is much saved.
63.963 If you quit the job, you ______ lose the membership to the club.
64.964 She just can’t utter any dirty words, because she is such a ______ lady whose father is a professor in this university.
65.965 Do not trespass. This is their ______ land. Besides, they keep some fierce dogs guarding it.
66.966 Patients in the early ______ of cancer have hopeful chances to be cured nowadays.
67.967 Can't you see it? I thought it was ______ enough that she didn't like to be with them.
68.968 That he will, go for his goal is quite ______. You can see from his attitude of learning.
69.969 My mom enjoys Italian food very much. ______, she enjoys learning Italian language and has been to Italy several times.
70.970 He requires his children to be punctual and responsible. ______, he strongly asks himself to behave so as an example for his kids.
71.971 Please don’t touch any jewels in that box. They are my most ______ possessions.
72.972 He is a VIP of our committee. We can't ______ to neglect him from the guest list.
73.973 ______ you hesitate in the game, you will probably lose.
74.974 Bill and Betty live in the same apartment, though, they are not ______ friends. Actually, they are simply roommates.
75.975 Don't try to change their ideas. They have decided what to do. They have ______ their mind.
76.976 You must keep your kids ______ those dangerous games.
(C)long way off
77.977 A: How did you get your name Kathy? B: I was ______ those dangerous games.
(D)given name by
78.978 I'll ______ at the airport at ten thirty tomorrow morning, and take you home right after.
(A)meet you up
(B)pick you up
(C)take you up
(D)drive you up
79.979 The table is ______ a piece of green checkered cloth.
80.980 I think you'd better bring your umbrella along, just ______ it showers in the afternoon.
81.981 You had a big quarrel with her last night? ______ she refused to come.
(A)Not a word
(C)Speechless to say
(D)Doubtlessly to say
82.982 Dont give up so easily. Look, I am still ______ it, even with my last breath.
83.983 To be a reliable person, first, you must ______, never break your promises easily.
(A)take your words
(B)keep your word
(C)make your promises
(D)take your time
84.984 Cindy ______ Bob's job after he quit.
(A)took up of
(C)brought up for
85.985 People will change their thoughts, ideas, and personalities ______ education.
(A)in the way of
(B)by means of
(C)with the method of
(D)for the time of
86.986 We were simply ______ what he had accomplished. After all, he is only twelve!
87.987 A: How many guests will be on your invitation list? B: I've written twelve ______.
88.988 This is your last chance to try. Be very careful, please. You can't ______ lose it again.
(A)be able to
89.989 You should ______ education.
(A)by no means
(B)under any means
(C)with no ways
(D)in no conditions
90.990 As he is a tour guide, he is often traveling ______ home.
(A)far away from
(B)far from away
(C)away from far
(D)from away far
91.991 Look! She is still practicing her violin. She ______ violin since 8:00 a.m.
(D)has been practicing
92.992 I'm wondering ______.
(A)why did you miss the chance
(B)why had you missed the chance
(C)why you let go of the chance
(D)why did you let the chance go
93.993 I love my mother very much. I want my daughter ______ her.
(A)to name after
(B)being named after
(D)to be named after
94.994 Father had the car ______.
(A)to be fixed
95.995 Too much sugar can make you ______ too much weight.
96.996 I really admire that movie star. She is not only so ______ but also a great performer.
97.997 I spend a lot of time ______ my violin every day.
98.998 Though she is teaching English now, she plays violin wonderfully. She ______ violin for twelve years.
(D)has been learning
99.999 He had his hair ______ last night.
(C)to be cut
100.1000 I think her intelligence was ______ from her mother.