BThree days ago.
CTwo days ago.
DEarly last week.
AShe was absent all week owing to sickness.
BShe was seriously injured in a car accident.
CShe called to say that her husband had been hospitalized.
DShe had to be away from school to attend to her husband.
AHe quits teaching in June.
BHe has left the army recently.
CHe opened a restaurant near the school.
DHe has taken over his brother’s business.
AHe doesn’t like to talk.
BHe is a very kind man.
CHe is friendly.
DHe is not a pleasant person.
AGo out to work.
BListen carefully to John.
CBe calm and patient.
DDo the easiest thing.
AShe felt it was tiring.
BShe felt it was very nice.
CShe thought it took less time.
DShe thought it was expensive.
AShe seldom reads books from cover to cover.
BShe is interested in reading novels.
CShe reads only part of the book.
DShe was eager to know what the book was about.
AJohn Smith isn’t in right now.
BJohn Smith can’t come to the phone right now.
CJohn Smith doesn’t want to speak to the caller.
DThe caller dialed the wrong number.
AThe man is fond of traveling.
BThe woman is a photographer.
CThe woman took a lot of pictures at the contest.
DThe man admires the woman’s talent in writing.
AYoung people are too quick in making decisions.
BYoung people seldom stay long on the same job.
CYoung people lose their jobs easily.
DYoung people are too eager to succeed.
BFrom their parents.
AShe got up later than usual.
BThe bus was late.
CShe forgot she had classes.
DHer clock was slow.
AThe soil has been overworked.
BThe climate is cold.
CThe weather is too dry.
DThe soil is sandy.
ABy raising cattle.
BBy working on farms.
CBy working in factories.
DBy raising sheep.
AIt could help people of all ages to avoid cancer.
BIt was mainly meant for cancer patients.
CIt might appeal more to viewers over 40.
DIt was frequently interrupted by commercials.
AIt is completely flat.
BIt has few rivers.
CIt has many large lakes.
DIt is hilly.
AHe had to work overtime.
BHe was held up in traffic.
CHis car ran out of gas.
DHe had a traffic accident.
AThe doctor won’t see her tomorrow.
BThe doctor will be busy tomorrow.
CThe doctor is busy all day today.
DThe doctor will see her today.
AThe man regrets being absent-minded.
BThe woman saved the man some trouble.
CThe man placed the reading list on a desk.
DThe woman emptied the waste paper basket.