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1.The decisive victory [B] them a gold medal in the contest.
A enforced B ensured C enabled D encouraged
2.He asked for a small [B] for his services.
A wage B fee C charge D fare
3.The great [number] of teachers found his theory far fetched and refused to put it into practice.
4.I wouldn’t say that it is [A] a bad thing but I dislike the idea.
A necessarily B certainly C fully D nearly
5.The fact that he lied to them [A] he has something to do with the affair.
A means B asks C brings D causes
6.[These] days, many people are into playing online games.
7.Some animals are bound to face [extinction] unless some steps are taken. EXTINCT
8.Nowadays teenagers are fond of heroes with [extraordinary] abilities, say, Spiderman.
9.They look almost alike their uncle and many people [B] them with him.
A mistake B confuse C complicate D misunderstand
10.Though I don’t have the [B] to make you do this I wouldn’t recommend you to miss that meeting.
A power B authority C ability D order
11.One more [C] like the one’s on Tuesday, I will have to fine you.
A difficulty B fault C offence D disagreement
12.I can easily [A] for you not to pass the exam if you behave like that.
A arrange B sort C plan D manage
13.You have to [A] that most people hate tax inspectors for no particular reason.
A accept B undertake C agree D receive
14.He sees me as a [B] and always ignore my remarks and suggestions.
A bother B nuisance C drawback D trouble
15.I’d like to [D] your attention to paragraph 10.
A sand B point C conduct D direct