1.I remember ----------the article the day before yesterday.
A to read B to have read C reading D to reading
2.After traveling in the desert for five days, we found a tiny oasis, where there was a well and -----green grass.
A. a patch of B. a bunch of C. a pinch of D.a packet of
3.The large company is ---------small ones by buying up their shares.
A. taking off B.taking over C.taking in D.taking from
4..She did it-------our effects to stop her.
A.in regard to B.with regard to C.regarding D.in spite of
5.Tom is interested in and clever at many different things,so he is -------.
A.vertical B.versatile C.variable D.vigorous
6.The tragic ending of the novel can bring ---------.
A.your eyes totears B tears to your eyes C.your eye to tear D.tear to your eye
7.I have heard about Mr. Smith but I am not acquainted--------.
A.of B. by C.with D.over
8.We stopped for a coffeebreak and ------working fifteen minutes later.
A.resumed B.consumed C.presumed D.assumed.
9.The “cure rate” of many disease increased dramatically&nbs p;after penicillin was -------- by more doctors
A.put into practise B.put into effect.C.put to use D.put into operation.
10.Go back to work , otherwise you will be --------.
A.fired B.hired C.employed. D.rented.
11.Considering his contribution to our company , Mr. White -------better treament than this.
A.observes B.preserves C.pretends D.deserves
12.With tear gas , the policeman --------the demonstrators in the street.
A.scattered B broke C assembled D labelled