Part I Vocabulary and Structure
Directions: There are 15 incomplete sentences in this part. You are required to complete each one by deciding on the most appropriate word or words from the 4 choices marked A., B., C. and D. Then blacken the corresponding letter on the Answer Sheet.
1.Jane _____ up in a village without TV or radio, which caused her to develop a love for reading.
C. had grown
D. was growing
2.The public demanded that the central government should take measures to ______ the prices down.
A. bring B .cut C. put D. take
3.Her essay was entirely based on data ______ from reliable records.
B. to collect
D. being collected
4. The wounded soldier died _______ we had a chance to know his name and family.
5.I ______ have saved for my retirement when I was young.
6.Lucy is going to travel around the world when she _______ school.
C. has left
D. is leaving
7.We asked both john and jerry, but ______ could offer a satisfactory explanation.
8.I saw Jane danci ng at Mary’s birthday party and on that _____ she was really excellent.
9.Tom stood at the door, _______ over whether or not to tell Mom his failure in the exam.
C. to hesitate
D. having hesitated
10. The books wouldn’t have been damaged if Mary ______ them away.
B. has moved
C. could move
D. had moved
11. While in the city, we paid a visit to the hospital founded _______ Florence Nightingale.
A. in favour of
B. in honor of
C. in place of
D. in terms of
12. The rain _______ to last until the end of this Friday.
B. has expected
D. is expected
13.After three days’ climbing, we finally reached ______ we thought was the place we’d been
14.-----Has he got any experience?