1.I want to be a doctor when I ( ).
A.grow old B.grow C.grow up
2.Tomorrow is my mother's birthday. I want to buy ( ) for her.
A.anything special B.special something C.something special
3.The social security system in our country provides _____ for all retired workers and cadres
A.allowance B.pensions C.salary D.wages
4.If you ( ) mistake, you ( ) pass the exam.
A.make a, won't B.will make a, aren't C.make a, mustn't
5.There is a need for the _____ of trees, or there will soon be no forests
A.conversation B.conservation C.conversion D.conserve
6.We built the house ( ). Nobody helped us.
A.ourselves B.ours C.ourself
7.He ordered that the books____at once.
A.would be sent B.would send C.be sent D.send
8.You're driving ( ), slow down!
A.too fast B.very quickly C.quite fast
9.We have always ____a friendly policy towards the people all over the world.
A.believed B.seek C.liked D.pursued
10.The old building had to be ____ to make way for a new housing project
A.pulled out B.pulled down C.put down D.set down
11.It is impossible to ___ the man among so many people
A.figure out B.point out C.remind D.identify
12.Next to air, water is the element most necessary for _______.
A.atmosphere B.survival C.environment D.particles
13.The company ( ) just outside the city.
A.is situated B.located C.situated
14.His ____with the local languages surprised me.
A.familiar B.unfamiliar C.unfamiliarity D.familiarity
15.Despite such a big difference in ____towards what one eats,
there is no doubt that people in the west regard the Chinese food as something special.
A.point B.idea C.attitude D.sight
16.( ) her mother ( ) she was at home when the thief came in.
A.Neither, or B.Each, and C.Neither, nor
17.Let's go to the Great Wall by bus, ( )?
A.don't we B.shall we C.aren't we
18.—Are you getting a new flat this year? —____ I can't afford to pay my bills, let alone buy a new flat.
A.Without question. B.You must be joking. C.Good idea! D.Are
19.Susan has a singular _______ for dealing with crisis
A.contribution B.jugdment C.aptitute D.calculation
20.She thought she saw the ship on the horizon, but it was a(n) ____.
A.illusion B.fantasy C.dream D.imagination
21.We suggested ____ in hotels but the children were anxious ____ out.
A.sleeping...to camp B.sleeping...camping C.to sleep...to
camp D.to sleep...camping
22.It is all agreed that he is the _____ image of his father
A.live B.alive C.living D.lived
23.Tom's computer is broken. He'll have it ( ).
A.repairing B.repaired C.to repair
24.—Tomorrow is my birthday. —__________.
A.Oh, I have a good idea. B.I am glad you like it. C.Many happy
returns of the day! D.You must be very happy.
25.Do you know whether he is on holiday or ( )?
A.in business B.on business C.to work
26.His new appointment takes _______ from the beginning of the next month
A.place B.effect C.post D.office
27.After the diplomat _______ the talks, he put forward his opinions on them
A.denied B.estimated C.evaluated D.calculated
28.Thomas Edison considered genius to be ______one per cent inspiration and ninety-nine per cent perspiration
A.composed of B.constituted C.consisted of D.comprised in
29.Did you enjoy ( ) when you stayed in Beijing?
A.you B.yourself C.your
30.When he woke up, he heard the ( ) of knocking at the door.
A.voice B.noise C.sound
31.The couple had a quarrel, but actually there was no ____ reason for it
A.detailed B.additional C.fixed D.specific
32.Send me an email ( ) you arrive in Beijing.
A.while B.when C.if
33.According to psychologists, a person's attention is attracted
not so much by the intensity of different _______ as by their context, significance, and information content
A.signs B.symbols C.signals D.signatures
34.The film was ( ) that I fell asleep in the cinema.
A.too bored B.so bored C.so boring
35.Thc pupils stared in ____at the president himself.
A.concern B.envy C.satisfaction D.respect
36.A detective story usually has a(n) _______ plot
A.intricate B.introductory C.artificial D.emotional
37.The student made no ________ to the teacher's call
A.respond B.response C.responsibility D.respect
38.You ( ) the exam in English if you ( ) hard.
A.pass, work B.will pass, work C.pass, will work
39.They had hardly begun to gather in thc crops ____it began to rain heavily.
A.but B.when C.then D.while
40.( ) was she dancing with? Her new boyfriend?
A.Who B.What C.Which
41.—This box is too heavy for me to carry upstairs. —________.
A.You may ask for help. B.Let me give you a hand. C.Please do me
a favor. D.I'd come to help.
42.I'd like to take ________ of this opportunity to thank you all for your cooperation
A.profit B.occasion C.benefit D.advantage
43.—May I see the menu, please? I've been waiting an hour already.
A.That is the menu, sir B.Yes, please go on C.Here you are,
sir D.Of course, sir
44.The quake-afflicted people were all ____ clothing, food and other things they needed.
A.provided against B.provided with C.provided for D.provided
45.We must work, and _____, we believe in ourselves
A.of course B.above all C.for sure D.not at all
46.—Could you be so kind as to turn down that rock “n” roll?
I am preparing for tomorrow's exam. —________
A.It's none of your business. B.What are you doing? C.Sure. Sorry
to disturb you. D.No, I don't think so.
47.May I ( ) a photo of your hometown?
A.ask to B.ask for C.ask with
48.She is __________interested in taking a course in chemistry
A.lively B.particularly C.keen D.enthusiastically
49.A friend of mine is meeting me ( ).
A.in Friday B.after Friday C.on Friday
50.Mary ( ) the keys to her bedroom at last.
A.finds B.find C.found