1.Every staff member in the post office must know that a good service _______ toward customers is important.
(A) altitude (B) substitute (C) attitude (D) institute
2.I will visit you the day after tomorrow, if it is _______ for you.
(A) convenience (B) convenient (C) convention (D) conversation
3.We are genuinely grateful for your long-term _______ in carrying out the building project.
(A) cooperation (B) corporation (C) operation (D) information
4.The post office announces: Sending packages containing _______ items is forbidden.
(A) habit (B) prohibited (C) prohibit (D) attractive
5.It is _______ to park cars on the sidewalk.
(A) illiterate (B) illogical (C) illegal (D) ill-tempered
6.Bodyguards were on alert throughout the presidential _______.
(A) audience (B) inauguration
(C) configuration (D) meditation
7.Japan and France are in _______.
(A) Europe and South America (B) Africa and Europe
(C) Asia and Africa (D) Asia and Europe
8.The _______ weight limit for each small packet is 2 kg. In other words, items over 2 kg are not accepted.
(A) maximum (B) minimum (C) large (D) height
9.The trip to Africa was full of _______ and joys, and we all really enjoyed it.
(A) existence (B) adventures (C) advisors (D) explanations
10.All parcels are subject to _______ clearance; therefore, senders are requested to fill out these forms.
(A) custom (B) customary (C) customer (D) customs
11.Joy, you must get this letter _______ right away.
(A) mailing (B) mails (C) to mail (D) mailed
12.I wish I _______ a bird so that I could fly.
(A) were (B) was (C) have (D) am
13.If I _______ enough money, I _______ that luxurious car.
(A) have had, have bought (B) had, have bought
(C) had had, would have bought (D) am, buy
14.Without your kind assistance, I _______ a very serious mistake.
(A) have made (B) make (C) am making (D) would make
15.We _______ the fine weather to go fishing.
(A) advantage (B) take advantage
(C) take advantage of (D) take advantage for
16.No sooner _______ the department than it began to rain.
(A) we had left (B) we left (C) had we left (D) we leave
17.He drives much _______ than his girl friend.
(A) many careful (B) care
(C) more carefully (D) most carefully
18.The chef has made a special sauce to _______ the beef.
(A) go after (B) go ahead (C) go along (D) go with
19.A: Can you point out the location of our hotel in this map?
(A) Of course. It’s NT$5. (B) Of course. It’s right here.
(C) The hotel is on the right side of the street. (D) Yes. That will be fine.
20.A: This is a very tricky problem.
(A) Yes, that’ll be fine. (B) That’s very kind of you.
(C) Let me see how I can help you. (D) Here you are.
21.A: Our company has been running in the red for the last few years.
B: But this year, I think we’ll
(A) turn a profit. (B) take turns. (C) turn out. (D) turn aside.
22.John: Could you please mail this letter for me?
Mary: I am sorry. I can’t because I have a lot of work to do now.
John: That’s all right._______
(A) It’s very nice of you. (B) It takes a lot time.
(C) I’ll see if Jason can help me. (D) What can I do for you?
23.Peter: Where is the post office near the railway station?
Grace: ________ . The post office is on the right side.
(A) I don’t know.
(B) Just walk two blocks from here.
(C) The railway station is not far away from here.
(D) Could you do me a favor?
24.Customer: Yesterday I sent a value-declared letter to my friend. Can I request that it be returned?
Clerk: Do you know if it has been delivered or not?
Clerk: Sure. (Just a moment) The item has been delivered. According to the rules, it is impossible for
the post office to request it be returned by the addressee.
(A) Yes, it was sent yesterday.
(B) The addressee’s address is: No.1000, Ta-tung Rd., Taipei.
(C) No. Can you please check for me?
(D) I don’t know where to go.
25.11.Customer: I have 3 books to be sent to the US by airmail. How can I mail them?
Clerk: . Customer: Thanks.
(A) I don’t know. (B) It costs NT$100.
(C) It takes about 10 days. (D) You can send it as “printed matter”.