1、The higher the standard of living, ____________.
A.the greater is the amount of paper is used
B.the greater amount of paper is used
C.the amount of paper is used is greater
D.the greater the amount of paper is used
2、It is ______ work of art that everyone wants to have a look at it.
C.such an unusual
D.so an unusual
3、The temperature ____________, the chemical reaction is being speeded up.
4、It is vital that enough money ____________ to fund the subject.
B.must be collected
D.can be collected
5、With John ____________ there's more room in the house.
A.to be away
6、The patient isn't out of danger. He is ____________ than how he was yesterday.
7、We didn't know his telephone number, otherwise we ____________ him.
A.would have telephoned
B.must have telephoned
8、Although I had read the book assigned by the professor several times, it didn't make any __ to me.
9、I found ___ to answer all the questions within the time given.
B.there was impossibility
10、This is ____________ I want to tell you.
11、To ____ an entry visa is very difficult now.
12、____________ right now, she would get there on Sunday.
A.Would she leave
B.If she leaves
C.Were she to leave
D.If she had left
13、—Hi, is Mary there, please? —______
A.Hold on. I'll get her.
B.No, she isn't here.
C.Yes, she lives here.
D.Yes, what do you want.
14、The Red Army seized the land and _____ it to the poor peasants.
15、The country is faced with great problems, starvation ____________ the top of them.
16、My aunt has lived in New York ______ 1995.
17、Do ____________you are told; otherwise you will be punished.
18、Will you _____ me a favor, please?
19、When spring comes, it gets ____________.
A.warm and warm
B.warm and warmer
C.warmer and warmer
D.more and more warm
20、He is fond of playing ____ piano while his brother is interested in listening to ___ music.
21、____________ is a fact that English is accepted as an international language.
22、It is politely requested by the hotel management that radios ____________ after 11 o'clock at night.
A.were not played
B.not to play
C.not be played
D.did not play
23、This TV program is very good. Everybody in my family ____ it.
24、Do you know ____________?
A.when does the party start
B.whether the party starts
C.what time the party starts
D.if the party starts
25、This year the farmers have produced twice ____________ grain ____________ they did last year.
A.as less ... as
B.fewer ... than
C.as much ... as
D.as many ... as
26、The _____ of yourself that you see in the mirror is produced by the reflection of light.
27、—Who is John Smith? —He is the speaker ____________ heard last week.
A.which we would have
B.we would have
28、He told me the news ____________ our team had won the game.
29、The more he tried to help her, ____________ she seemed to appreciate it.
30、You can't imagine ____________ when they received these gifts.
A.how they were excited
B.how excited they were
C.how excited they have
D.they were how excited
31、The road builders' claim for a 10 percent pay rise has been under ____ by the government.
32、The meeting ____________ over, the representatives went to visit the farm.
33、—Please help yourself to the fish. —_______.
A.Thanks, but I don't like fish
B.Sorry, I can't help
C.Well, fish don't suit me
D.No, I can't
34、—Oh, Betty, we will be having a buffet party next Saturday, and we'd like you to join us. —________, Susan. What's the occasion? What time do you want to me to come?
A.I'd love to
C.By no means
D.I'm afraid not.
35、I'd like to __________ him to you for the job. He is a very clever and industrious boy.
36、—How are you feeling? —Much better. _________.
A.Thanks for coming to see me.
B.You look great.
C.You are so tired.
D.Don't mention it.
37、Rather than ____________ to see the film he would prefer ____________ stay at home.
A.go ... to
B.to go ... to
C.went ... to
D.would go ... to
38、This is not my bike.It's ____________.
D.the bike of Mary
39、Of the two cups, he bought ____________ one.
40、Copper as well as most metals ____________.
A.is a good conductor
B.is a good insulator
C.are good conductors
D.are good insulators
41、Her children ____________ far away from her, the old lady feels lonely sometimes.
42、We don't doubt ____________ he can make a good job of it.
43、The music was so loud. That's ____________ he left the party so early.
44、The conductor and composer ____________ by a crowd of people.
D.have been greeted
45、Students in his class cannot understand ____________.
A.what does the sentence mean
B.what means this sentence
C.what this sentence means
D.what is the meaning of the sentence
46、There were no tickets _________ for Sunday's performance.
47、I'm going to start now ___ miss the beginning.
B.so as not to
C.in order to
D.so as not
48、Since the cinema was ___, I had to go home to watch TV.
49、Please let me sit down; I’m ___.
50、Mary is the only one of the team members ____________ to be transferred.
A.who is going
B.who are going
C.who have been going
D.who has been going