1.31 The road_______success was hard for Jennifer, but eventually she succeeded.
(A) in (B) for (C) with (D) to
2.32 In New Orleans, many people died_______hunger because they did not have anything to eat.
(A) of (B) for (C) with (D) in
3.33 The owners of St. Rita's Nursing Home in St. Bernard Parish have been charged_______negligent homicide.
(A) in (B) for (C) with (D) by
4.34 Parents make a great impact_______their children because the youngsters often imitate their elders.
(A) on (B) of (C) from (D) in
5.35 There are plenty of unanswered questions about what went wrong, when it went wrong, and who is_______fault.
(A) at (B) in (C) has (D) for
6.36 Mary and John did not show up at the dancing party. _______of them seemed interested in this sort of get-together.
(A) Both (B) Either (C) Neither (D) None
7.37 Teresa is smart and humorous. She is probably_______woman I have ever met.
(A) the more interesting (B) the most interested (C) the more interested (D) the most interesting
8.38 If it rains hard tonight, then we_______not need to water the plants in the morning.
(A) will (B) would (C) should (D) might
9.39 _______Martha has moved to Kaohsiung for three years now, she still misses the sight and sound of Hualien.
(A) However (B) Although (C) Yet (D) Nevertheless
10.40 Mother Teresa was devoted to_______the poor people in India.
(A) help (B) helping (C) helped (D) be helpful
11.41 Researchers are developing computers that link elderly people with such conveniences_______transport and meal
(A) as (B) that (C) at (D) for
12.42 I cannot describe to you_______I felt at that moment.
(A) that (B) how (C) when (D) who
13.43 Los Angeles is a very international city, _______ethnic groups from all over the world.
(A) many (B) with (C) some (D) for
14.44 As officers of the United States government are free to disagree with each other, _______are its citizens.
(A) they (B) who (C) and (D) so
15.45 Had Katherine known what was going to happen, she_______that decision.
(A) would never have made (B) will never make (C) shall not make (D) should never make
16.46 Never again_______political office after he lost the 2004 presidential election.
(A) James Kelly seriously sought (B) seriously James Kelly sought
(C) when did James Kelly seriously seek (D) did James Kelly seriously seek
17.47 This American patriotic holiday_______by most of the states, the District of Columbia, and the U.S. territories.
(A) is celebrated (B) celebrated (C) is celebrating (D) has celebrated
18.48 There is no better way to learn about San Francisco and its history_______by taking a guided walking tour.
(A) than (B) as (C) or (D) into
19.49 Recycling lowers the amount of waste put into landfills, _______means fewer landfills and less money that people
have to pay for garbage disposal.
(A) that (B) which (C) who (D) what
20.50 _______just a few years ago, Mr. Wang’s business now has 20 stores across Taiwan.
(A) It formed (B) Formed (C) Forming (D) Form
21.51 John: How long have you lived in Taiwan?
Jane: By next November, I_______in Taiwan for four years.
(A) will be living (B) will live (C) would have lived (D) will have lived
22.52 Sue: What did you do in the winter vacation?
Sam: I spent my winter vacation ____ in Europe.
(A) to travel (B) traveling (C) traveled (D) travel
23.53 Police officer: What can I help you with?
Police officer: Please fill out the form first.
(A) A lot. (B) No, you cannot.
(C) I want to report a case of theft. (D) I’m not sure.
24.54 Man: Excuse me. You speak Chinese, don’t you?
Man: Can you tell me how to say “rice cooker” in Chinese?
(A) Yes, I don’t. (B) Yes, but not very well. (C) That’s O.K. (D) Thank you.
25.55 Amanda: I’m getting married next month.
Amanda: Thank you.
(A) You must be kidding. (B) Congratulations! (C) I doubt it. (D) I have no idea.
26.56 Man: How long does it take to get to the train station from here?
Man: What if I go on foot?
(A) Five minutes by car. (B) Three miles.
(C) As long as you wish. (D) You can take the 8:45 train.
27.57 Tom: I don’t feel well.
Tom: But I have two tests this morning!
(A) Good! I feel the same way. (B) Maybe you should go and see the doctor now.
(C) That is very funny of you. (D) But you look so strong.
28.58 Jack: How about going to a movie tonight?
Jack: Well, then, maybe some other time.
(A) It’s a great movie. (B) I would love to, but I have to prepare for a test.
(C) That’s very nice of you. (D) What for?
29.59 Teacher: What’s the date today?
Teacher: Very good.
(A) It is Monday. (B) It’s September 17th.
(C) It’s Mid-Autumn Festival. (D) It’s the Fall season.