At the foot of the hill, there’s a garden, ____ owner seated there, playing chess with his guest.
Like human beings, birds find their ways ____ (use) the sun and stars.
The man seemed fairly talented, ____ he was a little dirty. They suggested him a shower first. The man seemed fairly talented, ____ he was a little dirty. He was just what they wanted. The man seemed fairly talented, ____ he was a little dirty. I told him that our thoughts create our reality, and I suggested that he not give up and think in a positive way.
The dog may be a good companion for the old. ____, the need to take it for walks may be a disadvantage. （2012年高考天津卷第4题） ____ the need to take it for walks may be a disadvantage, the dog may be a good companion for the old.
At last, the door of the office opened. The interviewee who had gone in an hour ____ came out, looking very pleased with herself.
The book explains how animals and plants develop ____ the environmental changes. The book explains how animals and plants develop ____ the environment changes.
____ more forests being destroyed, huge quantities of good earth are being washed away.
Since the beginning of history, people have been using rivers for transportation. ____ transportation, rivers give water to drink, water for crops and chances for fun.
____ Elias, most black people in South Africa had little education and was worried about whether he would become out of work.
Things ____ glass, paper, and plastic can all be recycled.
-Have you seen the film Under the Hawthorn Tree? -Of course. I have. It was in our village ____ it was made. (2011重庆卷）
-Where did you get to know her？ -It was on the farm ____ we worked.
-I prefer shutting myself in and listening to music all day on Sundays. -That’s ____ I don’t agree. You should have a more active life.
-I prefer shutting myself in and listening to music all day on Sundays. -That’s ____ I don’t agree with. You should have a more active life.
It must be hard for her, ____ (bring) up four children on her own.（牛津词典） It must be hard for her ____ (bring) up four children on her own.
They rushed to the booking office but ____ (find) that all the tickets had been sold out. They rushed to the booking office only ____ (find) that all the tickets had been sold out.
With nothing to do that night but ____ (wait), we went to sleep. (FORBES)
Everyone should be able to do what they can ____ (make) their company bigger.（人教社必修一P73）
I got to the office earlier that day, ____ (catch) the 7:30 train from Paddington. （2013年高考全国卷II）
Recently a survey ____ (compare) prices of the same goods in two different supermarkets has caused heated debate among citizens.
Active people are always looking forward to ____ (give) advice, while passive people are always looking forward to ____ (give) advice.
This is the best way I have thought of ____ (solve) the problem.
____ (oppose) the plan, he came up with a new one. ____ (oppose) to the plan, he came up with a new one. ____ (oppose) to the plan makes him disliked by everyone.
We have now reached the stage ____ I can give you more details. （NPR）
Russia, France and the US are suggesting a first stage ____ would involve the withdrawal of Armenian forces.（BBC）
The key to ____ (overcome) this problem is to believe in yourself.（2012年高考福建卷短文填词79题）
____ one of you breaks the window will have to pay for it.（2013年高考江西卷30题） ____ one of you who breaks the window will have to pay for it.
This is a place ____ has become an established battleground over centuries. （BBC）
Is there a cinema around ____ I can see a movie?
The living room is clean and tidy, with a dining table ____ (lay) for a meal to be cooked. The living room is clean and tidy, and a dining table ____ (lay) for a meal to be cooked.
-Has Mr. Gilbert completed the report? -I don’t know, but I saw he ____ (write) it yesterday morning. -Has Mr. Gilbert completed the report? -I don’t know, but I saw him ____ (write) it yesterday morning.
It’s good news ____ there are still many things to do to ensure the Indian tiger has a successful future.
It was April 29, 2011 ____ Prince William and Kate Middleton walked into the palace hall of the wedding ceremony.（2011年高考福建卷） It was on April 29, 2011 ____ Prince William and Kate Middleton walked into the palace hall of the wedding ceremony.
China’s approach to ____ (protect) its environment while feeding its citizens offers useful lessons for food policy makers worldwide.
The decision ____ (make), what is to be done now is how to carry it out.
It ____ (be) Sunday, many people go to the gymnasium to do physical exercises.
-Did he know that 3 days ____? -No, he said he had known that several months ____.
Some perfect films ____ (produce) in the world during the past years.
Everyone in our class was working hard and doing what we could ____ (admit) to a good college.
He ran as fast as he could ____ (hope) to catch the early bus.
He spent every minute he had ____ (practise) spoken English.
He devoted every minute he had to ____ (practise) spoken English.
He knows nothing about it, so he can’t help ____ (do) any of your work.
While shopping, people sometimes can’t help ____ (persuade/talk) into buying something they don’t really need.
All her time ____ (devote) to experiments, she has no time for films.
All the preparations for the project ____ (complete), we’re ready to start.
Such ____ (be) the case, I couldn’t help but give in to him.
The purpose of new technologies is to make life easier, not ____ (make) it more difficult.
The murderer was brought in, with his hands ____ (tie) behind his back.
-Do you have anything more ____ (type), sir? -No. You can have a rest or do something else.
She took her son, ran out of the house, ____ (put) him in the car and drove quickly to the nearest doctor’s office.
I got out of the taxi, ____ (pay) the fare and dashed into the station.
Hearing the news, he rushed out, ____ (leave) the book ____ (lie) open on the table and disappeared into the distance.
The old professor told us every part of the materials should be made use of ____ (build) the power station.
The managers discussed the plan that they would like to see ____ (carry) out the next year.
Who did the boss make ____ (wash) his car this time?
You can never imagine what great difficulty I had ____ (find) your house all by myself.
The theory he sticks to ____ (prove) to be of no use in our studies.
Nothing that he suggested ____ (prove) to be of any use.
_____ (follow) the road round to the right and you’ll find his house. _____ (follow) the road round to the right, you’ll find his house.
_____ (put) your hand over your mouth when you cough.
He looked around and caught a man _____ (put) his hand into the pocket of a passenger.
I would love _____ (go) to the party last night but I had to work extra hours to finish a report.
Robert is said ______ (study) abroad, but I don’t know what country he studied in.
Robert is said ______ (study) abroad, but I don’t know what country he studies in.
The discovery of new evidence led to the thief ____ (arrest).
He was reading his book, completely _______ (lose) to the world.
Though ________ (lack) money, his parents managed to send him to university.
Tony was very unhappy for _______ (not invite) to the party.
He is a man of few words, and seldom speaks until _______ (speak) to.
When I handed the report to John, he said that George was the person to send it ____.
_______ (give) time, he’ll make a first-class tennis player.
The lady said she would buy a gift for her daughter with the ____ (remain) 20 dollars.
The lady said she would buy a gift for her daughter with the 20 dollars ____ (leave).
Having a trip abroad is certainly good for the old couple, but it remains _______ (see) whether they will enjoy it.
Her forehead _____ (feel) hot. I’m afraid she is ill.
The story of his life _____ (sound) interesting.
If time ____ (permit), I’ll come after the meeting.
Time ____ (permit), I’ll come after the meeting.
He kept a little notebook, in which ______ (keep) the names and addresses of his friends.
If you want to sell your product you must _____ it. A. advertise B. advertise for
Neither of her parents wanted her to _____ him. A. marry B. marry to C. marry with
Neither of her parents wanted her to _____ him. A. divorce B. divorce to C. divorce with
How can I _____ you, Mr. Green？ A. contact B. contact with C. contact to
According to the rules, students must not ______ their books during examinations. A. read B. look at
They have three dogs to look after, not to ____ the cat and the bird. A. mention B. say
-Do your parents agree to your doing that？ -Yes, of course. In fact, they always ______ me to try something new. A. hope B. suggest C. encourage
Nowadays everyone hopes to ______ a good education so as to get a good job in the future. A. receive B. accept
Wearing dark glasses can _______ your eyes from the sun. A. protect B. prevent
Mr. Smith was in great need of money, so he ____ $2 000 for his car. A. paid B. took C. offer
There are many new types of cars to choose _____, but I don’t know which to choose.
-We have sent out two best players to the sports meet. What about you？ -Well, not yet. We have few ____, I’d say. A. chosen B. to choose C. to choose from
When she came several days later, she found that all things still ____ where she had ____ them. A. lay; laid B. laid; laid C. lay; lain D. lying; lain
He _____ (pay) a visit to the factory and was warmly _____ (welcome) by the workers there.
We’re so busy that no one in the office can _____ (spare) for any other work.
-Do you know that Jack ______ a postman for about six years？ -Yes, I see. A. has become B. has been
The thing that ______ (matter) is not whether you fail or not, but whether you try or not.
-Will another fifty be enough？ -Just twenty will ______. A. work B. do
Goodbye, Mr Carter — my secretary will _____ you to the door. A. lead B. show
This kind of desease can be cured, ____ (provide) it is caught early.
My worst fears were _____ when I saw what the exam questions were. A. done B. realized
If you lend me a pound, it will _____ me having to go to the bank. A. help B. save
They found all the lost documents ____ one. A. save B. saving
He has spent little time on his lessons this term, so he _____ to fail the exam. A. expects B. hopes
She was so angry and spoke so fast that none of us understood ____ he said meant.
Someone is ringing the doorbell. Go and see who ____ is.
Don’t you know, my dear friend, ____ it is your money not you that she loves？
Mary couldn’t make herself ____ (pay) attention to because her classmates made so much noise.
Was it through Mary, ____ was working at a high school, ____ you get to know Tom?
He transplanted the little tree to the garden ____ it was the best time for it.
____（除了）a broken chair, the room is empty.
____（除了）there is a broken chair, the room is empty
I want to go, except ____ I’m tired.
The exam went pretty well, except ____ I misread the final question.
He wrote a lot of novels, none of ____ translated into a foreign language.
Mr. Smith is a painter, ____ I should also like to be.
After ____ seemed like hours, he came out with a bitter smile.
He was so angry at all ____ she was doing ____ he walked out.
-When shall we meet again? -Make it ____ day you like; it’s all the same to me.
Few pleasures can equal ____ of a cool drink on a hot day.
Shirley _____ (write) a book about China last year, but I don’t know whether she has finished it.
Mrs Brown was much disappointed to see the washing machine she ____ (have) repaired went wrong again.
The news about the terrible flood in the area greatly discouraged us ____ going there for a sight-seeing.
Shortly after the accident, two ____ (dozen/score) policemen were sent to the spot to keep order.
Sean received cards from ____ (dozen/score) of local well-wishers.
Besides Tom, ____ Crosettes have two other sons.
Besides Tom, the Crosettes have two other sons, ____ of whom is interested in engineering.
Besides Tom, the Crosettes have two other sons, none of ____ is interested in engineering.
Besides Tom, the Crosettes have two other sons, none of ____ interested in engineering.
It is a rule in his family that ____ comes home earlier should cook dinner for the family.
Mrs. Green wants to buy that kind of cloth because she has been told that the cloth ____ (wash) very well.
Let us not waste ____ little time we have left.
-What was the party like? -Wonderful. It is years ____ I enjoyed myself so much.
____ he does it personally, a man does not know the difficulty of anything.
Don’t be angry ____ me for not having written it. I was really too busy.
In those days, we had no phones, so we have to keep in touch ____ writing often.
We all regarded the poor old man ____ sympathy.
____ with any common sense can tell the difference between the two.
____ has any common sense can tell the difference between the two.
-Would you like a cup of coffee or a glass of beer? -____ will do, but milk is the most popular with me.”
Her lecture was hard to follow because she kept jumping from one subject to ____.
There are four bedrooms, ____ with its own bathroom.
-It’s said that he is a wise leader. -Oh, no, he is ____ but a wise leader.
He is a hard-working student, ____ who will be successful in whatever career he chooses.
Some friends tried to settle the quarrel between Mr and Mrs Smith without hurting the feeling of ____ but failed.
Mr Ascot, headmaster of the school, refused to accept ____ of the three suggestions made by the Students’ Union.