1.The news will horrify
A.attract B.terrify C.tempt D.excite
2.The article sketched
the major events of the decade.
A.described B.offered C.outlined D.presented
3.I won't tolerate
that kind of behavior.
A.bear B.accept C.admit D.take
4.Their style of playing football is utterly
A.barely B.scarcely C.hardly D.totally
5.Her sister urged
her to apply for the job.
A.advised B.caused C.forced D.promised
6.Even sensible men do absurd
A.unusual B.ridiculous C.special D.typical
inot her boyfriend in town this morning.
A.walked B.came C.fled D.ran
8.This sort of thing is bound
A.sure B.quick C.fast D.swift
9.At the age of 30,Hersey suddenly became a celebrity
A.boss B.manager C.star D.dictator
10.He cannot discriminate
between a good idea and a bad one.
A.judge B.assess C.distinguish D.recognize
11.They are concerned for the fate of the forest and the lndians who dwell
A.liveB.sleep C.hide D.gather
12.The index is the government's chief gauge
of future economic activity.
A.method B.measure C.way D.manner
13.The architecture is harmonious
and no building is over six-storey high.
A.old-fashioned B.traditional C.conventional D.balanced
14.The food is inadequate
for ten people.
A.demanded B.qualified C.insufficient D.required
in her ideas despite obvious objections raised by friends.
A.persisted B.insisted C.resisted D.suggested
1.B 2.C 3.A 4.D 5.A 6.B 7.D 8.A 9.C 10.C 11.A 12.B 13.D 14.C 15.A