1601 After his failure in business, Donald led a ______ life.
(A)pitiful (B)pity (C)pitying (D)petty
1602 When Jack asked Helen to go to the movies with him, she ______, but a few minutes later she finally agreed.
(A)hesitated (B)delighted (C)commented (D)removed
1603 The little children were ______ at the ghost story.
(A)horrifying (B)horrified (C)horrible (D)horrific
1604 The poor little ______ was left alone and sat in the dark corner.
(A)creature (B)generator (C)tomb (D)donor
1605 What ______ lesson can we get from this fable?
(A)morale (B)moral (C)morality (D)mores
1606 Let's go on a picnic and get a ______ of fresh country air.
(A)breath (B)grasp (C)flesh (D)flush
1607 As you get old, your mental and physical powers will ______.
(A)destroy (B)deteriorate (C)decay (D)devastate
1608 It was a great insult for him and he tried to do something in ______ for the insult.
(A)revenge (B)avenge (C)average (D)reverence
1609 As a(n) ______ of his carelessness, he became seriously ill.
(A)matter (B)consequence (C)measure (D)event
1610 A bird in ______ was shot down.
(A)company (B)flight (C)force (D)victim
1611 He ______ the door with a key.
(A)unlocked (B)slammed (C)pounded (D)banged
1612 The dog's teeth bit into my ______.
(A)flesh (B)flush (C)fresh (D)flight
1613 Some people find if hard to take ______ well.
(A)rejected (B)rejection (C)rejecting (D)reject
1615 “______” means lasting for a short period of time.
(A)Permanent (B)Temporary (C)Regular (D)Frequent
1616 I invited her to my birthday party, but she ______. I felt disappointed.
(A)heard from me (B)backed up (C)turned me down (D)put up with me
1617 I can't wait to go to the Ricky Martin concert this weekend. I ______ it for weeks.
(A)have been used to (B)have been looking forward to (C)have been protected from (D)have been living up to
1618 We called off the picnic ______ the bad weather forecast.
(A)with a view to (B)at the expense of (C)in regard to (D)on account of
1619 There are ______ of reasons why I don't like Will.
(A)a great deal (B)numbers (C)amounts (D)a plenty
1620 He said he was innocent ______ he didn't know anything about it.
(A)and (B)and that (C)or (D)that
1621 There are ______ cells in the human body.
(A)million (B)millions of (C)millions (D)several millions
1622 The two shirts are different ______ color.
(A)in (B)from (C)by (D)with
1623 The two shirts are different ______ each other.
(A)in (B)from (C)by (D)with
1624 Some are red, ______.
(A)some are blue (B)the other blue (C)and the others blue (D)the others blue
1625 It is because of the pain ______ he can't rise from the seat.
(A)that (B)why (C)so (D)thus
1626 ______, we are able to watch live program at home.
(A)As the invention of TV (B)As TV's inventing (C)With the invention of TV (D)With TV has been invented
1627 He succeeded ______ our respect.
(A)to win (B)in winning (C)to winning (D)winning
1628 It's a ______ of life or death. We should give it a careful thought.
(A)event (B)question (C)matter (D)decision
1629 The trip to museum opened the door ______ his enjoyment in art.
(A)to (B)of (C)through (D)by
1630 It is ______ easier to say than to do.
(A)more (B)much (C)lot (D)little
1631 This gives all of us time to consider more deeply ______ truly means to be a human being.
(A)what it (B)what if (C)how it (D)how is it
1632 The ______ experience gave him a good lesson.
(A)horrifying (B)horrified (C)terrified (D)shocked
1633 They must put newspapers in one bag, plastic bottles in ______ and metal products in still another.
(A)the other (B)another (C)other (D)the others
1634 The book ______ on the desk is mine.
(A)lying (B)laying (C)lied (D)lay
1635 There is a ______ glass on the table.
(A)filled-water (B)filling-water (C)water-filled (D)water-filling
1636 It is a ______ job.
(A)time-consuming (B)time-consumed (C)consuming-time (D)consumed-time
1637 There are two pieces of furniture in the room, ______ a large sofa and a small table.
(A)inclusive (B)included (C)including (D)containing
1638 ______ to see the prince himself, the crowd scattered(散開).
(A)Unable (B)Anxious (C)Without (D)Owing
1639 ______, the children went back home.
(A)Tired, exhausted and disappointed (B)Tiring, exhausting, and disappointing (C)Because of tired, exhausted, and disappointed (D)Because of tiring, exhausting, and disappointing
1640 The need ______ love is universal.
(A)of (B)for (C)in (D)toward
1641 A ______ person came toward me.
(A)like-mother (B)liking-mother (C)gentleman-like (D)gentleman-liking
1642 ______ how to do it, they turned to their father.
(A)Knowing not (B)They don't know (C)Not knowing (D)Don't know
1643 ______, he met his old friend.
(A)On his way to go to school (B)By the way to the temple (C)In his way to see the movie (D)On his way back home
1644 You ______ blame ______ that.
(A)should; on (B)are to; for (C)should be; for (D)are to be; on
1645 When it came time ______ a speech in public, he was so nervous that he forgot his words.
(A)to make (B)to making (C)in making (D)of making
1646 He angrily shouted, “I hate you.” ______, he slammed the door behind him and went out.
(A)Because that (B)Besides (C)With that (D)Nevertheless
1647 It was raining; ______ we insisted on going on the picnic.
(A)nevertheless (B)but (C)so (D)therefore
1648 He thinks he is too fat. That is ______ he goes to the weight-loss center.
(A)when (B)how (C)why (D)where
1649 ______ wasn't me that he came for.
(A)It (B)Who (C)What (D)This
1650 The boy succeeded ______ his parents.
(A)in pleasing (B)to lie to (C)pleasing (D)lying to
1651 ______ his goal, he works hard.
(A)Achieved (B)Achieving (C)To achieve (D)Achieve
1652 ______ goodbye to us, he left.
(A)To waving (B)Waving (C)To wave (D)He waved
1653 He told me he couldn't afford it and ______ he had no time.
(A)╳ (B)also (C)that (D)so
1654 ______, the child cried even louder.
(A)Comforted not (B)He wasn’t comforted (C)Not being comforted (D)Don't comfort
1655 I have some bosom friends ______ I can share my feelings and thoughts.
(A)who (B)whom (C)with whom (D)to who
1656 ______ his disappearance, I can't think of any reason.
(A)Concerning (B)The reason of (C)As (D)Due to
1657 I have three brothers, ______ are teachers.
(A)two of them (B)two of which (C)two of whom (D)and two of whom
1658 With ______, we are getting excited.
(A)the approach of the athletic meet (B)the athletic meet approaches (C)approaching the athletic meet (D)the athletic meet approaching
1659 I found a sealed envelope, with a statement ______.
(A)writing on it (B)written on it (C)writing some words (D)written on
1660 Hurry ______ you won't miss the train.
(A)according that (B)or (C)so that (D)accordingly
1661 Hundreds of little warm waves came ______ in under me.
(A)to wash (B)washing (C)washed (D)wash
1662 The father is sitting with his friends ______.
(A)chatting (B)to chat (C)chatted (D)and chat
1663 He was busy ______ when I came to see him yesterday.
(A)to do his homework (B)doing his homework (C)with doing his homework (D)on his homework
1664 Did you read the report ______ the traffic accident?
(A)that was (B)as to (C)concerning (D)concerned
1665 The fact is ______ Jack did not steal the diamond.
(A)about (B)which (C)what (D)that
1666 I know you are from Taipei, but ______ your wife is from southern Taiwan.
(A)╳ (B)that (C)whether (D)possibly
1667 I kept the folder in my desk drawer, ______ I placed the important documents.
(A)which (B)where (C)in that (D)that
1668 The ______ news really cheered us up.
(A)encouraged (B)encouraging (C)encouragement (D)discouraging
1669 With the coach's ______, the players went all-out to win the game.
(A)encouraging (B)encouragement (C)courage (D)courageous
1670 The authorities ______ should take measures to improve the situation.
(A)concerning (B)concerned (C)related (D)relating
1671 She is growing too old ______ childhood treasures.
(A)to (B)for (C)as (D)with
1672 An angel ______ a girl is coming toward me.
(A)like (B)of (C)about (D)in
1673 The ______ woman looks attractive.
(A)beautiful-dressed (B)beautifully-dressed (C)beautiful-dressing (D)dressed-beautifully
1674 A ______ student does well academically.
(A)working-hard (B)developed-well (C)nice-looking (D)hard-working
1675 It's a ______ walk from my place to school.
(A)fifteen-minutes (B)fifteen minutes (C)fifteen-minute (D)fifteen minutes
1676 The ______ woman is our principal.
(A)pleasant-looking (B)pleasantly-looking (C)looking-nice (D)looked-nicely
1677 ______ food doesn't necessarily taste good.
(A)Smelling-sweet (B)Sweetly-smelled (C)Sweet-smelling (D)Smelled-sweetly
1678 All these ______ machines are widely used.
(A)coin-operated (B)coin-operating (C)designed well (D)well-designing
1679 The ______ store should not sell cigarettes.
(A)government running (B)government-running (C)government-run (D)decorated-beautifully
1680 A ______ is always ready to help others.
(A)kind heart person (B)man with kind-hearted (C)man with a red face (D)kind-hearted person
1681 Firemen wear ______ clothes.
(A)resistant fire (B)resistant-fire (C)resistant-fired (D)fire-resistant
1682 The ______ restaurant is full to capacity.
(A)newly-opened (B)new-open (C)new-opened (D)opened-newly
1683 ______ need not be discouraged.
(A)The handicapped (B)A poor man (C)Homeless (D)An elderly
1684 The living ______ not necessarily happy.
(A)are (B)is (C)do (D)does
1685 There is great need to provide a nursing home for ______.
(A)age (B)orphanage (C)the aged (D)the rich
1686 Not only ______ the National Palace Museum, but they visited the night market as well.
(A)they visited (B)they did visit (C)did they visit (D)visiting
1687 I hurried to his house, ______ find he had left.
(A)only to (B)but (C)so as to (D)as well as
1688 His helpful advice ______ a lot of trouble.
(A)asked for (B)saved me from (C)fought against (D)contributed to
1689 ______ friends, you can't be too careful.
(A)When make (B)Be (C)To make (D)In making
1690 I recommended that she ______ biology as her major.
(A)choose (B)chose (C)has chosen (D)chooses
1691 Women like ______ beautiful flowers ______ lilies, roses, and tulips.
(A)so; that (B)such; like (C)so; as (D)such; as
1692 She spends a lot of time ______.
(A)preparing for the test (B)to study English (C)on doing her homework (D)in her schoolwork
1693 On weekends, I like ______ with my good friends at the teahouse.
(A)going for a ride (B)hanging on (C)joining hands (D)hanging out
1694 I don't want to go out in such a heavy rain. I ______ home.
(A)prefer to staying home (B)would rather stay (C)had better to stay (D)would rather to stay
1695 An about ______ boy came near to me and asked me direction to the park.
(A)eleven years old (B)ten year old (C)eleven-years-old (D)ten-year-old
1696 I have to ______ the closet so that it has room for these new clothes.
(A)clear up (B)clear out (C)put up (D)put out
1697 ______ was in the park that we met each other for the first time.
(A)This (B)That (C)It (D)Where
1698 What really made me sad was not the bad result, ______ the close friend's betrayal.
(A)but (B)and (C)which is (D)it is
(A)The girl attracted a lot of attention in a red bikini on the beach. (B)The girl on the beach attracted a lot of attention in a red bikini. (C)In a red bikini, on the beach, the girl attracted a lot of attention. (D)The girl in a red bikini attracted a lot of attention on the beach.
(A)The car was parking in the parking lot in front of the shopping center was stolen. (B)The car was stolen in the shopping center's front of the parking lot. (C)The car in the parking lot in front of the shopping center was stolen. (D)T