I have the complacent feeling ______ I’m highly intelligent.
(A) what (B) that (C) this (D) which
Jane’s dress is similar in design ______ her sister’s.
(A) to (B) with (C) as (D) like
When Lily came home at 5 p.m. yesterday, her mother ______ dinner in the kitchen.
(A) was cooking (B) has cooked (C) cooks (D) cooked
We all thought ______ pity that you were unable to attend our meeting.
(A) which (B) that (C) this (D) it
He didn’t pass the final examination. He ______ it.
(A) ought to prepare for (B) must have prepared for (C) ought to prepare for (D) ought to have prepared for
You don’t mind ______ you Xiao Li, do you?
(A) call (B) to calling (C) to call (D) my calling
Charles regretted ______ the TV set last year. The price has now come down.
(A) buying (B) of (C) to buy (D) from
I will count three hundred and not one of you ______ move a bit.
(A) are to (B) are (C) is (D) is to
I had my meals ______ when I was ill in bed with a bad cold.
(A) brought (B) bring (C) bringing (D) to bring
What a bad memory I’ve got! I even forgot ______ the book with me.
(A) took (B) take (C) taken (D) taking
Two thousand dollars ______ enough for the car.
(A) being (B) were (C) are (D) is
It was on the beach ______ Miss White found the kid lying dead.
(A) that (B) which (C) it (D) this
The dean of the Philosophy Department requested that the visiting scholar ______ a lecture on the philosopher Sartre.
(A) would give (B) give (C) gave (D) had given
The sports meeting was put off till the next week ______ rain.
(A) in spite of (B) because of (C) so (D) because
I was satisfied with her explanation, ______.
(A) so did my classmates (B) so my classmates were (C) so my classmates did (D) so were my classmates
His salary as a driver is much higher than ______.
(A) a porter (B) is a porter (C) that of a porter (D) as a porter
After the Minister of Education had finished speaking at the press conference, he was made ______ all sorts of awkward questions.
(A) answering (B) answer (C) answered (D) to answer
There was so much noise in the classroom that the teacher couldn’t make himself _______.
(A) heard (B) hear (C) hearing (D) to hear
The girl is ______ of a film star.
(A) somebody (B) anybody (C) something (D) anyone
Although he did not know London well, he made his way ______ to the airport.
(A) enough (B) easily enough (C) easy enough (D) enough easily