1.They saw empty glasses and cups and realized that three people _______ in the room.
A were B had been C have been Dare
2.The man can’t see where he _____
.He ______to fall into the hole in front of him. A is going C is going is going will go B goes D goes is going will go
3.I_____a novel by Dickens last night, and another night I will finish it.
A have read B read C have read D was reading
4.I don’t smoke now, but I______for almost ten years. A ever smoked C.had ever smoked B.have ever smoked D.was ever smoking
5.Last week I went to see Mike in the hospital and he _____with great content. A had recovered C.recovered B.was recovering D.would recover
6.I thought Jim would say something about his school report, but he______it
A doesn’t mention B.hadn’t mention
C.didn’t mention D hasn’t mentioned
7.I know he is getting on well recently. He _____ me regularly.
A.writes to B.has written to C.wrote to D.in writing to
8.Let’s go out now. It _____
A.doesn’t rain B.hasn’t rained
9.She ______ her mother with the housework. At this time she usually ______her homework. A. is helping does B.helps is doing
C.is helping is doing
D. helps does
10.I didn’t catch the train . It ______at 9:45 am.
A. had left
B. has left C.was leaving D.leaves
11.We want to sit at the table near the window.
I’m sorry,but it ______already.
A.was taken B.has been taken
C.will be taken D.has taken
12.He was so near-sighted that he didn’t see the notice which _______”Wet paint!” A.was told B. read C. told D.was read
13.The telephone had been ringing for several minutes before it______
B. had answered
C.was answering D.was answered
14.The door _____.Better get someone to have it repaired right now.
A.isn’t open B. hasn’t been open C.isn’t be open D.won’t open
15.I don’t know if he _____.If he _____, I’ll let you know.
A. Will come will come B. comes comes
C.will come comes D. comes will come 16.Before I _______ him a week he tried to borrow money from me.
A.knew b. have known C.know
17.Kate has come back home from her long holidays abroad.
Oh, really ?I_____ ____ visit her.
A.didn’t know; I’ll go and B.don’t know; I’ll go and
C.don’t know ; I,m going to C.didn’t know; I ‘m going to
18.The computers made by our company sell best,but several years ago no one could have imagined the role in the markets that they _______ A.were playing B. were to play C.had played d. played
19.I really don’t think ketty will mind it,but you’d better go and see her in case she _______.
A.does B.do C.will mind minded 20. _____Hey. Look where you are going!
______Oh, I am terribly sorry,_______. A.I am not noticing C.I haven’t noticed B.I wasn’t noticing D.I don’t notice
21.My watch has stopped .What time is it now?
Sorry , my watch _____.It ______at the shop .
A.was broken;was repaired B.is broken; is repaired
C.is broken; is being repaired being repaired
D.was broken was
22.I am terribly sorry for being late, but I ______in the traffic jam. A.had been caught B. had caught C.was caught D.caught 23.Jimmy said that he would come to pick me up, but he _____by now. A.hasn’t turned up C.won’t turn up B.doesn’t turn up D.hadn’t turned up
24.She ______tennis quite well ,but she hasn’t had time to play since she moved to the new school.
A.will play B.have played C.played D. plays
25.To find the street where my former English teacher used to live is no easy task because the city _______so rapidly all these years. A.is changing B.has changed C.will have changed D.will change
26.____You are drinking too much. ____Only at home. No one _____me but you. A.is seeing B. had seen C.sees D.saw 27.All the preparations for the task_____and we’re ready to start.
C.had been completed
D.have been completed
28.____You”ve left the light on. Oh,so I have _____and turn it off.
B. I’ve gone
C.I go D. I’m going
29.How are you today?
Oh, I have _____as ill as I do now for a very long time. A.didn’t feel B.wasn’t feeling C. don’t feel D. haven’t felt 30.The reporter said that the UFO___east to west when he saw it.
A.was traveling B.traveled C.had been traveling D. was to travel 31.Hundreds of jobs _____ if the factory closes.
A.lose B.will be lost C.are lost D.will lose
32.I’ve won a holiday for two days to Floridu. I_____my mum
A am taking B.have taken C.take D.will have taken
33.A new cinema _____here. They hope to finish it next month.
A.will be built B.is built C.has been built D is being built 34.Selecting a mobile phone for personal use is no easy task because technology________so rapidly.
A.is changing B. has changed
C. will have changed D.will change
35.I_____Ping-pong quite well ,but I haven’t had time to play since the new year. A.played B. will play C.have played D. play 36.Visitors____not to touch the exhibits. A.will request C.are requesting B.request D.are requested
37.John and I ____friends for eight years. We first got to know each other at a Christmas party . But we ____each other a couple of times before that. A had been ; have seen C.had been ;had seen B.have been ; have seen D.have been; had seen
38.This is Ted’s photo. We miss him a lot. He ____trying to save a child in the earthquake.
A.killed B.is killed C.was killed 39.How are the team playing? ___They are playing well ,but one of them ____hurt. D.was killing
40.You haven,t said a word about my new coat,Brenda. Do you like it? ____I’m sorry I___anything about it sooner. I certainly think it’s pretty on you.
A.wasn’t saying B.don’t say C.won’t say
D didn’t say