一、单选题 (共 50 道试题,共 100 分)
1.By 1929, Mickey Mouse was as popular _______ children as Coca-Cola.
2.Living in the central Australian desert has its problems,______ obtaining water is not the least.
3.This is a poem about ____ life in the American West.
4.If the students can not support themselves during their study in university, they may ask for a student____from the government.
5.Liu Xiang’s break the record in the Asian Games was an exciting moment, ______ all of us will never forget.
6.Great Britain and France will hold a ____ regarding some European economic problems.
7.As a result of careless washing the jacket ______ to a child's size.
8.If your letter is over weight, you must pay for the ____.
9.The news has not yet been officially ____ by the government.
10.His speech was hard to understand because he kept jumping from one topic to _____.
11._______, a man who expresses himself effectively is sure to succeed more rapidly than a man whose command of language is poor.
A.Other things being equal
B.Were other things equal
C.To be equal to other things
D.Other things to be equal
12.I was born in Japan, but I have ____ Chinese citizenship.
13.He didn’t make ________ clear when and where the meeting would be held.
14.For many cities in the world, there is no room to spread out further, ________ New York is an example.
15.This is an ____ that will not be easily forgotten.
16.I will give you my friend’s home address, ________ I can be reached most evenings.
17.In the class the teacher asked the students to ____ their bad habits.
18.______ you eat the correct foods ______ be able to keep fit and stay healthy.
A.Only if; will you
B.Only if; you will
C.Unless; will you
19.This is not what we asked you to do. You can not get more pay for the ____work.
20.Even though he knew that I should study, he still ____me to go to the movies.
21.According to the air traffic rules, you _____ switch off your mobile phone before boarding.
22.If you are traveling ______ the customs are really foreign to your own, please do as the Romans do.
23.Your hair wants _______. You'd better have it done tomorrow.
24.The nearest person he could ( ) by radio would be 885 miles away.
25.It is highly ____ that he come here tomorrow to join us.
26.When he caught a ____ of his girl-friend in the rain, Jack asked the taxi driver to stop to pick her up.
27.______ he works hard, I don't mind when he finishes the experiment.
A.As soon as
B.As well as
C.So far as
D.So long as
28.The old man, ____________abroad for twenty years, is on the way back to his motherland.
C.to have worked
29.He hoped the firm would ______ him to the Paris branch.
30.Having worked for three hours or so they stopped ( ) a rest.
31.The place _______ the bridge is supposed to be built should be ____ the cross-river traffic is the heaviest.
B.at which; which
C.at which; where
D.which; in which
32.Since the matter was extremely ______ , we dealt with it immediately.
33.Don’t forget to ____ to let us know you arrived safely.
34.The relationship between employers and employees has been studied ______.
35.The local government has begun a ____ in this city to cut down the traffic accidents.
36.It’s sometimes difficult to tell one twin from _____.
37.We ____that it will take another four months to finish this plan.
38.Later in this chapter cases will be introduced to readers ???________ consumer complaints have resulted in changes in the law.
39.In order to write his paper, he borrowed a lot of ____ books from the school library.
40.He is deeply ____in the trouble of his company.
41._____ Jinan you see today is quite _____ different city from what it used to be.
42.It is impossible for us to ____ such a difficult task within the limited time.
43.She did not even look up when I took my seat ( ) her.
44.Jim has not ( ) up for a whole day. I’m afraid he caught a bad cold in yesterday’s heavy rain.
45.She always dreamed of an ____job even when she was ten years old.
46.The mere fact _______ most people believe nuclear war would be madness does not mean that it will not occur.
47.I feel ____to say that I can not believe what he said.
48.He has ____ much time and energy for his invention.
49.She was complaining that the doctor was ______ too much for the treatment he was giving her.
50.You have nothing to ______ by refusing to listen to our advice.