1.1601 After his failure in business, Donald led a ______ life.
2.1602 When Jack asked Helen to go to the movies with him, she ______, but a few minutes later she finally agreed.
3.1603 The little children were ______ at the ghost story.
4.1604 The poor little ______ was left alone and sat in the dark corner.
5.1605 What ______ lesson can we get from this fable?
6.1606 Let's go on a picnic and get a ______ of fresh country air.
7.1607 As you get old, your mental and physical powers will ______.
8.1608 It was a great insult for him and he tried to do something in ______ for the insult.
9.1609 As a(n) ______ of his carelessness, he became seriously ill.
10.1610 A bird in ______ was shot down.
11.1611 He ______ the door with a key.
12.1612 The dog's teeth bit into my ______.
13.1613 Some people find if hard to take ______ well.
14.1615 “______” means lasting for a short period of time.
15.1616 I invited her to my birthday party, but she ______. I felt disappointed.
(A)heard from me
(C)turned me down
(D)put up with me
16.1617 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
17.1618 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
18.1619 There are ______ of reasons why I don't like Will.
(A)a great deal
19.1620 He said he was innocent ______ he didn't know anything about it.
20.1621 There are ______ cells in the human body.
21.1622 The two shirts are different ______ color.
22.1623 The two shirts are different ______ each other.
23.1624 Some are red, ______.
(A)some are blue
(B)the other blue
(C)and the others blue
(D)the others blue
24.1625 It is because of the pain ______ he can't rise from the seat.
25.1626 ______, 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
26.1627 He succeeded ______ our respect.
27.1628 It's a ______ of life or death. We should give it a careful thought.
28.1629 The trip to museum opened the door ______ his enjoyment in art.
29.1630 It is ______ easier to say than to do.
30.1631 This gives all of us time to consider more deeply ______ truly means to be a human being.
(D)how is it
31.1632 The ______ experience gave him a good lesson.
32.1633 They must put newspapers in one bag, plastic bottles in ______ and metal products in still another.
33.1634 The book ______ on the desk is mine.
34.1635 There is a ______ glass on the table.
35.1636 It is a ______ job.
36.1637 There are two pieces of furniture in the room, ______ a large sofa and a small table.
37.1638 ______ to see the prince himself, the crowd scattered(散開).
38.1639 ______, 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
39.1640 The need ______ love is universal.
40.1641 A ______ person came toward me.
41.1642 ______ how to do it, they turned to their father.
(B)They don't know
42.1643 ______, 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
43.1644 You ______ blame ______ that.
(B)are to; for
(C)should be; for
(D)are to be; on
44.1645 When it came time ______ a speech in public, he was so nervous that he forgot his words.
45.1646 He angrily shouted, “I hate you.” ______, he slammed the door behind him and went out.
46.1647 It was raining; ______ we insisted on going on the picnic.
47.1648 He thinks he is too fat. That is ______ he goes to the weight-loss center.
48.1649 ______ wasn't me that he came for.
49.1650 The boy succeeded ______ his parents.
(B)to lie to
50.1651 ______ his goal, he works hard.
51.1652 ______ goodbye to us, he left.
52.1653 He told me he couldn't afford it and ______ he had no time.
53.1654 ______, the child cried even louder.
(B)He wasn’t comforted
(C)Not being comforted
54.1655 I have some bosom friends ______ I can share my feelings and thoughts.
55.1656 ______ his disappearance, I can't think of any reason.
(B)The reason of
56.1657 I have three brothers, ______ are teachers.
(A)two of them
(B)two of which
(C)two of whom
(D)and two of whom
57.1658 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
58.1659 I found a sealed envelope, with a statement ______.
(A)writing on it
(B)written on it
(C)writing some words
59.1660 Hurry ______ you won't miss the train.
60.1661 Hundreds of little warm waves came ______ in under me.
61.1662 The father is sitting with his friends ______.
62.1663 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
63.1664 Did you read the report ______ the traffic accident?
64.1665 The fact is ______ Jack did not steal the diamond.
65.1666 I know you are from Taipei, but ______ your wife is from southern Taiwan.
66.1667 I kept the folder in my desk drawer, ______ I placed the important documents.
67.1668 The ______ news really cheered us up.
68.1669 With the coach's ______, the players went all-out to win the game.
69.1670 The authorities ______ should take measures to improve the situation.
70.1671 She is growing too old ______ childhood treasures.
71.1672 An angel ______ a girl is coming toward me.
72.1673 The ______ woman looks attractive.
73.1674 A ______ student does well academically.
74.1675 It's a ______ walk from my place to school.
75.1676 The ______ woman is our principal.
76.1677 ______ food doesn't necessarily taste good.
77.1678 All these ______ machines are widely used.
78.1679 The ______ store should not sell cigarettes.
79.1680 A ______ is always ready to help others.
(A)kind heart person
(B)man with kind-hearted
(C)man with a red face
80.1681 Firemen wear ______ clothes.
81.1682 The ______ restaurant is full to capacity.
82.1683 ______ need not be discouraged.
(B)A poor man
83.1684 The living ______ not necessarily happy.
84.1685 There is great need to provide a nursing home for ______.
85.1686 Not only ______ the National Palace Museum, but they visited the night market as well.
(B)they did visit
(C)did they visit
86.1687 I hurried to his house, ______ find he had left.
(C)so as to
(D)as well as
87.1688 His helpful advice ______ a lot of trouble.
(B)saved me from
88.1689 ______ friends, you can't be too careful.
89.1690 I recommended that she ______ biology as her major.
90.1691 Women like ______ beautiful flowers ______ lilies, roses, and tulips.
91.1692 She spends a lot of time ______.
(A)preparing for the test
(B)to study English
(C)on doing her homework
(D)in her schoolwork
92.1693 On weekends, I like ______ with my good friends at the teahouse.
(A)going for a ride
93.1694 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
94.1695 An about ______ boy came near to me and asked me direction to the park.
(A)eleven years old
(B)ten year old
95.1696 I have to ______ the closet so that it has room for these new clothes.
96.1697 ______ was in the park that we met each other for the first time.
97.1698 What really made me sad was not the bad result, ______ the close friend's betrayal.
(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.