1. _______ all her efforts, she failed to reach her aim.
A.Together with B.In spite of C.Instead of D.Because of
2.The highway is about_______ .
A.three thousand long miles B.long three thousand miles
C.three-thousand-mile-long D.three thousand miles long
3.Anyone who has_______ the magazine please give it back immediately.
A.taken B.received C.accepted D.brought
4.Don't get ________ to the dog. It is dangerous.
A. closely B. nearly C. nearby D. close
5.Every means _____ prevent the water from ______ .
A. are used to, being polluted B. was used to, polluting
C. is used to, polluted D. is used to, being polluted
6.He started early ______ he could get there before nine.
A. in order that B. because C. so as to D. in order to
7.It was ______ that he couldn't finish it alone.
A. so difficult a work B. a so difficult job C. such a difficult work D. so difficult a job
8.Everybody has to spend ______ in bed.
A. some times B. some time C. sometime D. sometimes
9.Shortly after the accident, two ______police were sent to the spot to keep order.
A. dozen B. dozens C. dozen of D. dozens of
10.Your advice that she ______ more exercise is reasonable.
A. takes B. take C. does D. carries out
11.I wasn't _______ the decision until too late.
A. informed B. formed C. informed of D. informed for
12.Only the people concerned have access _______ the foreign teacher?s class.
A. into B. with C. to D. About
13. ______ his homework in time, he had to stay up late into the night.
A. Finishing B. Having finished C.To finish D.To have finished
14. _____ the fog, we should have reached our school.
A. Because of B. In spite of C.In case of D. But for
15.I didn't hear____ because there was too much noise where I was sitting.
A. what did he say B.what he said
C. what was he saying D.what for him to say
1. 【答案】 B
【精析】together with 和...一起;in spite of尽管，不管;instead of代替;because of因为;根据句意，尽管她很努力。她还是没有达成她的目标。
1. 【答案】 D
【精析】三千英里长：three-thousand-mile long=three thousand miles long。
【精析】固定搭配get close to接近/靠近...。closely adv.紧密地;nearly adv.几乎nearby adj./adv.附近
【精析】根据句意，为了防止水被污染，每一种方法都被试过了。means:方式，方法;这个单词是单复数同形，因此要由其前面的定语决定它是单数还是复数，由every可知谓语动词要用单数。又因为water与污染pollute 之间构成被动关系，再由from为介词，后要加being done才可构成被动，故答案选D。
【精析】根据句意，他出发很早是为了九点之前到哪里。A.in order that 为了+句子;B.because 因为，不符合句意;so as to do=in order to do后面跟短语。
【精析】A.some times 几次;B.some time 一段时间;C.sometime 某天;D.sometimes 有时。
【精析】确数和约数的表达，数打dozens of;具体的两打two dozen。
【精析】根据句意，第二天下午他会再次拜访Mr. Smith用call on sb.=visit sb.拜访某人A.call forth引起、使产生;call off 取消;call by(非正式)顺路拜访，根据句意，并不是顺路。
【精析】 固定搭配inform sb. of sth. 通知某人某事。
【精析】固定搭配have access to有权使用，能够接近。