1.Reading ____ the mind only with materials of knowledge; it is thinking that makes what we read ours.
2.I fell and hurt myself while I ________ basketball yesterday.
3.We’ve missed the last bus. I’m afraid we have no ________ but to take a taxi.
4.Measles(麻疹) ________ a long time to get over.
5.He asked the waiter ________ the bill.
6.When you go to the doctor he asks you to describe your ____ so that he can make a diagnosis (诊断).
7.I forgot to return the book to you yesterday. So I _____________today.
A、might do it
B、must do it
C、had to do it
D、must have to do it
8.The electric fan has blown away the terrible smell in the hall, ______?
9.The boy is not happy at the new school. He has ________ friends there.
10.____ you know, David has been well lately.
11.The garden _______while the Greens were away from home.
A、took good care of
B、was taken good care
C、was taken good care of
D、was taking good care
12.When father was young, he ______from morning till night.
A、was made work
B、was made working
C、made to work
D、was made to work
13.He _______ lives in the house where he was born.
14.Show me your ______hand. Can you move it like that?
15.It was ____ of you not to play the piano while I was having a sleep.
16.If Mary _______shopping this afternoon, please ask her to write a shopping list first.
17.I saw that she was in difficulty with all those parcels, so I offered my_____.
18.Nancy is considered to be ________ the other students in her class.
B、the most intelligent
C、the most intelligent
D、as intelligent as
19.Hunger could be his only for killing a living thing.
20.Tom ________ more than twenty pounds on the novel.
21.I won’t make the _______ mistake next time.
22.Tom is so talkative. I'm sure you'll soon get tired _______ him.
23.A pair of spectacles ________ what I need at the moment.
24.His mother _____alone since his father died.
25.I am not used to speaking ________ public.
26.Wouldn’t it be wise to _____ the possibility of rain before planning the garden party?
27.he one pleasure that Einstein ____ his great fame was the ability it gave him to help others.
28.If the doctor had been available, the child ____________.
A、would not die
B、could not have died
C、might not die
D、should not have died
29.It was well known that Thomas Edison _____ the electric lamp.
30.What ___the population of the USA?