1 I am not certain whether he will come.
A determined B sure
C sorry D glad
2 She seemed to have detected some anger in his voice.
A noticed B heard
C realized D got
3 Please do not hesitate to call me if I can be of further assistance.
A contact B see
C help D touch
4 In short, I am going to live there myself.
A In other words B That is to say
C In a word D To be frank
5 He has trouble understanding that other people judge him by his social skills and conduct.
A style B behavior
C mode D attitude
6 I had some difficulty in carrying out the plan.
A making B keeping
C changing D implementing
7 Mr. Johnson evidently regarded this as a great joke
A readily B casually
C obviously D simply
8 We all think that Mary's husband is a very boring person.
A shy B stupid
C dull D selfish
9 The workers in that factory manufacture furniture.
A promote B paint
C produce D polish
10 They only have a limited amount of time to get their points across.
A large B total
C small D similar
11 The high-speed trains can have a major impact on travel preferences
A force B influence
C surprise D power
12 Can you follow the plot so far?
A change B investigate
C write D understand
13 Even in a highly modernized country, manual work is still needed.
A physical B mental
C natural D hard
14 In the latter case the outcome can be serious indeed
A result B judgment
C decision D event
15 Norman Blarney is an artist of deep convictions.
A statements B beliefs
C suggestions D claims
01. B 02. A 03. A 04. C 05. B
06. D 07. C 08. C 09. C 10. C
11. B 12. D 13. A 14. A 15. B