21 It wasn’t a recorded show , it’s ____.
a alive b living c lively d live
22 It’s difficult to operate the ______ machine.
a complicated b complex c compound d confused
23 I bought the book the day after its_____.
a publish b print c issue d sell
24 The new style hand bag caters _______ young ladies.
a of b in c for d at
25 Though she is a director in a big firm. She also likes ______life.
a do minuet b foreign c domestic d daily
II Chose the best word or phrase to replace the underlined part in each of the following sentences.
26 Because he always took care of his lawn-cutting and window washing jobs on time, John acquired a fame as a good worker.
a reputation b reward c respect d recognition
27 I got a pen and drew a picture of that stranger.
a depiction b sketch c pattern d line
28 These two ideas must be kept separate one from the other.
a distinct b different c distinguish d divided
29 Some people seem to be always lucky.
a prosperous b favorable c fortunate d advantageous
30 Our supplies are running low now.
a over b down c short d out
31 We can generally rely on our families to help us during a time of emergency.
a depend on b keep on c keep to d make sure
32 The shopkeeper hadn’t sufficient space to display his goods.
a show off b show up c place d store
33 Young should always have respect for old age.
a regard b affection c admiration d care
34 He spoke so casually, as though the matter was of little significance.
a importance b result c meaning d circumstance
35 The following spring I made one of my rare trips to New York to lunch with a friend.
a regular b only c common d uncommon