26.(1)______ many times, but he still couldn’t understand it.
(2)______ many times, he has already known how to do it.
A. Having been told B. Having told
C. He had been told D. Though he had been told
27.(1) To prevent the air ______, something will have to be done.
A. to pollute B. to be polluted C. from polluting D. from being polluted
(2)The bad weather prevented us _______.
A. from going out B. to go out
C. gone out D. went out
28.(1)It was not _______ that the police arrived and caught the thief.
(2)The book will be printed _______.
A. before long B. before C. long before D. long
29.(1)_______ the sight of the jewels Mathilde’s eyes shone brightly.
(2)_______ sight of his old friend in the street, he felt very happy.
A. At B. In C. Out of D. Catching
30.(1)_________, we all went to the park.
(2)________, and we all went to the park.
A. Being a fine day B. Because the fine day
C. It was a fine day D. It being a fine day
31.(1)To all the people here ______ the honour for the success.
(2)China _______ the Third World is a developing country.
A. belong B. belongs C. belongs to D. belonging to
32.(1)______ what the schoolmaster said, the girl’s face turned red.
(2)_______ what the schoolmaster said, she was encouraged.
A. After she heard B. After hearing C. To hear D. To be heard
33.(1)Do you remember _______ the policeman before?
A. seeing B. to see C. saw D. to be seen
(2)Please remember _______ your hands before dinner.
A. washed B. being washed C. to wash D. washing
34.(1)The letter “X” can _______ an unknown number.
A. be used to express B. be used to expressing
C. use to express D. use for expressing
(2)Johnson _______ up now.
A. used to get B. is used to getting C. is used to get D. used to getting
35.(1)I’ll do whatever I can ______ my English.
A. improve B. to improve C. improving D. to improving
(2)He said he could _______ me with my English.
A. to help B. helping C. have helped D. help
36.(1)______ hearing the news, he rushed out.
A. On B. In C. By D. At
(2)They enjoyed ________ the news of his safe return.
A. on B. in C. by D. at
37.(1)Shanghai is in _______.
(2)Shanghai belongs to _______.
A. the East of China B. the east of China
C. East China D. the East China
38.(1)_______ from Beijing to Shanghai!
(2)________ from Beijing to shanghai?
A. How a long way it is B. What a long way is it
C. How far is it D. What a long way it is
39.(1)They have invited us to visit their country, _______ is very kind of them.
A. that B. it C. which D. what
(2)They have invited us to visit their country. _______ is very kind of them.
A. That B. It C. Which D. What
40.(1)There ______ no bus, we had to go by bike.
(2)There ______ no bus. We had to go by bike.
A. was B. Being C. had D. is
41.(1)He insisted that I ______ with him.
A. went B. go C. would go D. going
(2) She insisted that she ________ correct.
A. should be B. be C. was D. were
42.(1)As your spoken English improves, ______ your written English.
A. so does B. thus will C. so will D. does so
(2) He likes playing football, _______ his brother.
A. so will B. so does C. does so D. will so
43.(1)—I haven’t heard from him for a long time.
—What do you think _______?
A. was happening B. to happen C. having happened D. has happened
(2)_______ did you talk with just now?
A. Which B. What C. whom D. Whose
44.(1)We can’t have you ______ so fast.
A. drove B. driven C. drive D. to drive
(2)The two cheats had the light _______ all night long.
A. to burn B. burn C. burnt D. burning
45.(1)Last year they had the schoolroom _______.
A. to rebuilt B. rebuild C. rebuilding D. rebuilt
(2)He said he had a lot of work _______.
A. to do B. do C. did D. done
46.(1)_____ these pictures, I couldn’t help thinking of those days when I was in London.
(2)_____ from the top of a thirty-storied building, London looks magnificent.
A. Seeing B. To see C. Seen D. Saw
47.(1)The question ______ now at the meeting is very important.
(2)The question _______ at the meeting last week is very important.
A. discussing B. discussed C. being discussed D. to be discussed
48.(1)The funny story made up by Tom made us ______.
A. laugh B. laughed C. to laughing D. to laugh
(2)Our teacher tried to speak louder in order to made himself. _______.
A. hear B. to hear C. hearing D. heard
49.(1)—You’ve bought a new English dictionary. —_______.
(2)You’ve bought a new English dictionary. _____.
A. So have I B. So did I C. So I have D. So I did
50.(1)The more we work for country, ______ we will feel.
A. happier B. the happier
C. to more happier D. the more happily
(2)The more words you know, _____ you can read.
A. the more easier B. the easier
C. the easily D. the more easily