Mark the letter A, B, C, or D on to indicate the correct answer to each of the following questions
Question 1:________ every major judo title, Mark retired from international competition.
Question 2: The opposition will be elected into government at the next election, without a ________ of a doubt .
Question 3:_________ her fiction describes women in unhappy marriages.
Question 4: It seems that the world record for this event is almost impossible to_______ .
Question 5: The smell was so bad that it completely_________ us off our food.
Question 6: He has been waiting for this letter for days, and at________ it has come.
Question 7: It is______opportunity to see African wildlife in its natural environment.
Question 8: ” Why don’t we ask Martin to chair the meeting?” “Well, suppose____________to ask him, do you think he would accept?”
Question 9: Delegates will meet with_________ from industry and the government.
Question 10: Determining the mineral content of soil samples is an exacting process; ________ experts must perform detail tests to analyze soil specimens.
Question 11: Peter: “Is it important?” Thomas: “________”
A. Not on your life!
Question 12: Ann. “Does the global warming worry you? Mathew. “________”.
Question 13: You look exhausted. You ________ in the garden all day.
Question 14: I’ve never really enjoyed going to the ballet or the opera; they’re not really my________.
Mark the letter A, B, C, or D on your answer sheet to indicate the word whose underlined part that differs from the other three in the pronunciation in each of the following questions
Mark the letter A, B, C, or Dto show the underlined part that needs correction in each of the following questions.
The composer Verdi has written the opera Aiđa to celebrate the opening the Suez Canal, but the opera was A B C not performed until 1871. D
Wealthy people have always desired and wear precious stones because their beauty is lasting. A B C D
Every city in the United States has traffic problems because the amount of cars on American streets and A B C D highways is increasing every year.
Mark the letter A, B, C, or D to indicate the word or phrase that is OPPOSITE in meaning to the underlined part in each of the following questions.
His physical condition was not an impediment to his career as a violinist
The ship went down although strenuous efforts were made to save it.
Read the following passage and mark the letter A, B, C, or D to indicate the correct word(s) for each of the following blanks.
It can take along time to become successful in your chosen field, however talented you are One thing you have to be (22) _________ of is that you will face criticism along the way. The world is full of people who would rather say something negative than positive. If you’ve made up your mind to achieve a certain goal, such as writing a novel don’t let the negative criticism of others prevent you from reaching your purpose and let constructive criticism have a positive (23) _________ on your work. If someone says you’re totally lacking talent ignore them. That’s negative criticism. If, however, someone advises you to revise your work and gives you good reasons for doing so, you should (24) _________ their suggestions carefully. There are many film stars who were once out of (25) _________ .Therearemanyfamous novelists who made a complete mess of their first novel – or who didn’t, but had to keep on approaching hundreds of publishers before they could get it published. Being successful does depend on luck, to a certain extent. But things are more likely to (26) _________ well if you persevere an stay positive.