110 年 - [無官方正解]TOEIC︰Chapter 3 Preposition#96873
1.1 The office appeared to be larger ______ it was painted a lighter color.
1.2 The Colombia Coffee Company
reported a $20,000 loss in earnings last quarter
because the rising price of coffee. (A) reported (B) loss in (C) because (D)price
Despite a large firm may be more prestigious, a sole practitioner many times
provides better and more personalized legal counsel. (A)Despite (B)prestigious (C)many times provides (D)more personalized
1.4 As Blake was leaving the office, his secretary chased after _______ with an
important phone message.
Each country has an assessor who fixes the value of all real property subject to taxable. (A)Each (B)who (C) subject (D)taxable
1.6 The purpose of
this letter is to tell you about an exciting new open at Benison Inc.
(A)this letter (B)to tell (C) about (D)open at
There is no one who will not benefit from an investing in the bond market during
times of high interest rates. (A) There is (B) not benefit (C)from an investing (D)during
2 Basic rule
2.1 The old-fashioned delicatessen _______ the street has become a popular place for
2.2 His teachers said that he was an excellent student all _____ school.
2.3 Management will meet _____ the New York office to discuss Mr. Ortega's proposed
2.4 Ms. Avery has collected hand-crafted furniture _____ all over Germany for twenty
2.5 The Nigeria-based financial company manages ______ twenty and thirty different
2.6 The meeting was postponed
beyond further notice, because the manufacturing plant
had an emergency. (A)beyond (B)because (C)had (D)emergency
2.7 He makes extra money ______ selling photographs of community events to the local
2.8 He announced the decision to offer John the partnership ______ the commencement
of the three-day partner’s retreat.
2.9 The third part _____ the current business plan focuses on overseas expansion.
2.10 Mr. Bonner misplaced the file containing the resumes _______ his afternoon
Within the company’s policy of matching funds, retirement contributions could soon
amount to a considerable sum.
(A)Within (B) policy of (C)funds (D) considerable
usually eats a light breakfast behind going to work and then has a cup of
coffee and a doughnut later.
(A) usually (B) behind (C)and then (D)later
2.13 This notice
provides information around your rights and responsibilities under the
company’s new pension policy. (A) provides (B) around (C) your (D)under
2.14 Many companies are imposing
stern disciplinary measures on employees who use e-
mail and the Internet for personal use beside office hours.
(A)stern (B)employees who (C)and the (D)beside
Over normal operating conditions, natural gas burns cleanly and safely, producing
heat, carbon dioxide, and water vapor.
(A)Over (B)operating (C)cleanly (D)water vapor
Until most garden plants, garlic should be planted in the fall, not the spring.
(A) Until (B) most (C)should be planted (D) not the spring
2.17 In an effort to cut back _____ costs, many airlines have discontinued full-meal
recently renovated hotel offers many amenities including a swimming pool and
a rooftop restaurant a view of the city.
(A) recently renovated (B)amenities (C) restaurant (D)a view of
3.1 The recent move offers William the opportunity for an improved quality _____ life.
3.2 The golf course is rated one of the most difficult _______ the professional tour.
3.3 I am sending the enclosed package with the hope that you will handle its contents
3.4 The reconnaissance aircraft has an infrared camera for taking photographs ____
3.5 Please consult _____ the shift manager of you have a problem with the cash register.
3.6 To ensure accurate information, the newspaper reporter insisted _____ conducting
the interview himself.
3.7 The transportation
authority voted to extend the subway among the adjacent town.
(A) authority (B)to extend (C) among (D)adjacent
3.8 The Cancer Research Institute
applied to grant money that was offered by several
pharmaceutical companies. (A) applied (B) to grant (C) that was (D)by
3.9 It is
estimated that alcohol and drug abuse costs businesses billions of dollars by
absenteeism and lost productivity. (A) estimated that alcohol (B)abuse (C)businesses (D)by
3.10 Mr. David has become a
popular politician partly because he has made himself
visible for the public.
(A) popular politician (B)partly (C) himself (D)for the public
3.11 Consumers are worried _____ the dangers of air bags inflating in automobiles.
(B) instead of