1.It was a ______ that the little boy survived the plane crash.
(A)miracle (B) independence (C)leather (D)poverty
2.This is a good ______ for a post office because it is in the middle of town.
(A)popular (B)zoo (C)literature (D)location
3.My father can speak both English and German ______.
(A)fluently (B)mental (C)personality (D)discovery
4.We will have a big family ______ for my grandfather’s 90th birthday this Sunday.
(A)improve (B)compose (C)celebration (D)attitude
5.Many people stood in long lines to see the ______ of stamps at the museum.
(A)exhibition (B)social (C)orange (D)lagoon
6.The ______ shows that Mary stole her friend’s computer.
(A)different (B)evidence (C)satisfy (D)passages
7.I used to ______ myself with a walk in the botanical garden.
(A)refresh (B)standard (C)wait (D)ticket
8.Mark is so ______ that we like him.
(A)deem (B)considerate (C)reckless (D)terrible
9.You should lie down and take some rest if you feel ______.
(A)sniff (B)confess (C)faint (D)exotic
10.Though it is not very ______ paid, the job is quite interesting.
(A)well (B)shocking (C)noisy (D)improving
11.Jenny’s success in her career ______ her mother very much.
(A)was delighted (B)in delight (C)delights (D)delight on
12.My wife and I ______ like to visit Spain, but we don’t have enough money for the trip.
(A)will be (B)would be (C)should (D)are
13.Either my sister or I ______ to go to the mall to do some shopping.
(A)will (B)has (C)are (D)have
14.When I was just ______ leave my office, I received a call from my boss.
(A)against (B)going (C)about to (D)in the way
15.We are not happy ______ the result.
(A)out (B)than (C)of (D)with
16.I ride the bicycle to the office every day. I save money ______ gas.
(A)on (B)to (C)under (D)without
17..Maria is shouting ______ excitement because she just won the first prize.
(A)at (B)toward (C)with (D)on
18.The fireman soon ______ the fire.
(A)put off (B)put out (C)put on (D)put through
19.A: All the flights for Hong Kong tomorrow are full. We have to change our travel schedule.
(A)It’s too bad to hear that you have a flu.
(B)It was my fault that I forgot to reconfirm the bookings.
(C)I am sorry that you can’t exchange money here.
(D)No, I shall be late for the flight.
20.A: Can’t you meet me later this afternoon to talk about our investment project?
(A)No, I don’t like to buy any vase.
(B)Yes, of course I can. When?
(C)Yes, I can’t because I have no time.
(D)Yes, I can write you a letter.
21.A: Where are you now? I have been waiting for you in the park for one hour already!
(A)I am stuck in a traffic jam.
(B)There is a parking lot close to my house.
(C)I visited the museum in that park two years ago.
(D)Yes, I am having my lunch now.
22.A: I have put on some weight in the last three months.
(A)Yes, it’s cold today. You really should put on more clothes.
(B)Can I keep a pet?
(C)No, you shouldn’t go abroad.
(D)If you take up exercising, you may be able to lose that.
23.A: That chair is in the way. Could you please move it?
(A)Yes, I could buy one on my way home.
(B)Yes, I am moved.
(C)Yes, I could of course do that.
(D)No, it is never too late to learn.
24.A: I came across my old classmate in town yesterday.
(A)You should be careful when you cross the street.
(B)Did you remember his name?
(C)Do you need me to lend you a book?
(D)Did you need a driver’s license?
25.A: My mother will be annoyed if we are late for dinner.
(A)You should try to be on time.
(B)You should recall her name.
(C)You are able to work.
(D)You are qualified.