一、单选题 (共 50 道试题,共 100 分)
1.Modern man faces dangers completely unknown ________ his predecessors.
2.He works in our university as a visiting ( ), not as a formal faculty member.
3.The historical events of that period are arranged ( ).
A.in alphabetical order
B.in an alphabetical order
C.in the alphabetical orders
D.in alphabetical orders
4.It was courageous enough for Galileo to ( ) the falling object theory developed by Aristotle, the authoritative Greek scientist.
5.After traveling in the desert for five days, we found a tiny oasis, where there was a well and ( ) green grass.
A.a patch of
B.a bunch of
C.a pinch of
D.a packet of
6.It isn't quite ____whether she will take the advice.
7.With the ( ) of Mary, all the girl students are eager to go to the party.
8.She is fond of ( ), so do not approach her and tell her what trouble you. She will make it known to all.
9.When you fill in the application form, please use your ( ) address so that we can contact you easily later.
10.When he opened the door, he used too much force and ( ) the key.
11.Can you find ( ) at the hotel for the night?
12.This river forms a natural ( ) between China and Korea.
13.The person ( ) I complained is the manager.
14.The wind____the clouds and the sun was again visible .
15.He insisted that his brother____the window. It was clear that someone else broke the window.
A.should not break
B.should not have broken
D.would not break
16.Peter, John and Tom each ( ).
A.say they came first
B.says they came first
C.says he came first
D.say came first
17.A ( ) change in policy is needed if relations are ever to improve.
18.She is fainted. Having been thrown cold water on her face ,she ( ).
19.The airplane took off soon. It was like being on an old train ______ from side to side and going faster and faster.
20.This river is so big that it is impossible to build a ( ) under it without modern technology.
21.The____of Confucius built the temple in memory of their ancestor.
22.The heavy lock on the door gave her ( ).
A.a sense of inferiority
B.a sense of superiority
C.a sense of security
D.a sense of pride
23.I____to speak to you all these days.
D.shall be wanting
24.She admired the director to such an extent that she took his words as ( ) oracles.
25.She cast her eyes round the room in ( ) of a chair to sit in.
26.The chancellor ( ) the fact that he was the centre of criticism and stuck to his reforms.
27.The chancellor____the fact that he was the centre of criticism and stuck to his reforms.
28.The end ( ) the means . This saying implies even a wrong or unfair method may be allowed if the result or purpose of the action is good.
29.He was ( ) about the spring outing , but he came back quite depressed and said he should not have joined in it.
30.His ( ) book will deal with industrial relations.
31.Although the traffic is not busy, he likes to drive at a ( ) speed.
32.She is already 16 years old. But she ( ) as if she were still a little girl.
33.In some markets there may be only one seller. ________ is called a monopoly.
A.Situation as this
B.Such kind of situation
C.Such a situation
D.A situation of this
34.It’s ________ in the regulations that you can take 20 kilos of luggage with you.
35.The service in this restaurant is very poor; there are not enough waiters to wait ( ) customers.
36.The old man was kind and ( ) enough to help the children cross the street.
37.I remember____the article the day before yesterday.
B.to have read
38.____from the apple tree.
A.It down fell
B.there it is needed
C.Down fell it
D.Fell it down
39.The large company is( ) small ones by buying up their shares.
40.It was a close boxing game, but the boxer in blue was ( ) to be the winner by three of the four referees.
41.The room is in a terrible mess; it ( ）cleaned.
A.can't have been
B.shouldn't have been
C.mustn't have been
D.wouldn't have been
42.The tragic ending of the novel can bring____.
A.your eyes to tears
B.tears to your eyes
C.your eye to tear
D.tear to your eye
43.Why do you want a new job____you've got such a good one already?
44.When you choose a piece of clothes , the most important thing that you should pay attention is its ( )
45.When talking about Chinese culture, people often _______ its origin with the Yellow River.
46.He tried to ( ) with the manager for his salary.
47.During the eight years war, many people ____ their blood for their country.
48.The _______ between Chinese and Japanese is not so obvious so that it is not easy to distinguish between people from the two countries.
49.Can you find____at the hotel for the night?
50.We've made some achievements, but there is still a long way ( ).
D.to be gone