9.9 This is a great country for tourists because it offers a wide range of_____ , such as water sports, historic sites,
shopping malls, and wonderful food.
(A) attractions (B) interests (C) developments (D) subjects
18.18 Representatives from the two countries spent two weeks trying to_____ for trade cooperation, but neither side
was willing to give the other country more benefits.
(A) account (B) compensate (C) negotiate (D) compete
28.28 You should develop your ability of judgment._____ just makes you a yes-man whom no one will take seriously.
(A) Dancing to others’ tune (B) Cutting each other’s throat
(C) Giving the devil his due (D) Making both ends meet
36.How to live longer is a topic that has fascinated mankind for centuries. According to a landmark study of nearly 7,000 adults in the United States, women can 36 seven years to their lives and men eleven to twelve years by
following seven simple health practices:(1) Don’t smoke.(2) If you drink, do so only 37 .(3) Eat breakfast
regularly.(4) Don’t eat between meals.(5) Maintain normal weight.(6) Sleep about eight hours a night. (7) Exercise
Cutting calories may be 38 most significant life-style change you can make. Experiments have shown that
in laboratory animals, a 40 percent calorie reduction leads to a 50 percent 39 in longevity. “Eating less has a
more profound effect 40 the aging process than does any other life-style change,” says a professor at the
University of Texas Health Science Center. “It is the only factor we know of in laboratory animals that is an
anti-aging factor.” 【題組】36 (A) add up to (B) come up with (C) make up to (D) put up with
41.Several men wanted to marry Atalanta because of her great hunting and wrestling ability. She devised a method
to 41 , saying that she would marry anyone who could beat her in a foot race. She knew no man could do it.
Many tried and 42 . Finally, a man called Melanion planned a way to 43 her. He brought three golden
apples with him to the race. As they 44 , he threw one golden apple a time. She stopped to pick them up one
by one. Therefore Melanion crossed the finish line ahead of her. She married him. 【題組】41 (A) pick them up (B) put them off (C) stand them up (D) turn them on
46.46 Joseph: Oh, my goodness, the traffic is crawling.
Lisa: There must be an accident ahead.
Joseph: We’re running out of time.
Lisa: I know. Why don’t we_____ ?
Joseph: That sounds like a good idea.
(A) run a car rental store (B) take a different route
(C) speed up (D) crawl across the street
47.47 A: We went camping in the mountains last week.
B: Oh, really? Did you have fun?
A: _____But during the trip, we had a flat tire.
(A) It was awful. (B) We had a great time. (C) We were in time. (D) We had a terrible time.
48.48 Stranger: Excuse me. Does this bus go to Taipei 101?
Pedestrian: It depends. Sometimes two buses come at the same time, and sometimes I have to wait for ages.
(A) How long does it take to get there? (B) How often does it run?
(C) Is there a long queue? (D) How much is the fare?
49.49 A: How soon can you return the magazine to me？
B: _____Is it ok with you?
A: Sure. My brother needs it for his class report next month.
(A) I’m afraid not. (B) Two chapters a day. (C) In about two weeks. (D) I don’t think so.
50.50 Lisa: Mmm. This is delicious! What kind of juice is it?
Daisy: Bitter melon.
Lisa: Bitter melon! _____, right? It’s not bitter at all!
Daisy: That’s because I added lots of honey, a bit of pineapple and some apples.
(A) You’re kidding (B) Let’s drink it (C) That’s too bad (D) We like vegetables