1.I have been trying to quit
A.give up B.pick up C.build up D.take up
2.Relief workers were shocked
by what they saw.
A.moved B.touched C.surprised D.worried
3.The weather is a constant subject
of conversation in Britain.
A.question B.problem C.title D.topic
4.This is not typical
of English,but is a feature of the Chinese language.
A.particular B.characteristic C.remarkable D.idiomatic
5.It is virtually
impossible to persuade him to apply for the job.
A.simply B.almost C.totally D.completely
6.These are defensive behavior patterns which derive
from our fears.
A.stem B.rely C.develop D.grow
7.Only a small minority of the mentally ill are liable
to harm themselves or others.
A.easy B.possible C.likely D.difficult
8.They have the capability
to destroy the enemy in a few days.
A.possibility B.necessity C.ability D.probability
9.We have never seen such gorgeous
A.beautiful B.stretching C.spreading D.rolling
10.The leaves have been swept into huge heaps
A.loads B.layers C.pyramids D.piles
11.The news will horrify
A.attract B.terrify C.tempt D.excite
12.The article sketched
the major events of the decade.
A.described B.offered C.outlined D.presented
13.I won't tolerate
that kind of behavior.
A.bear B.receive C.admit D.take
14.Their style of playing football is utterly
A.barely B.scarcely C.hardly D.totally
15.Her sister urged
her to apply for the job.
A.advised B.caused C.forced D.promised
1.A 2.C 3.D 4.B 5.B 6.A 7.C 8.C 9.A 10.D 11.B 12.C 13.A 14.D 15.A