During the Second World War, once before, the U-boats had been _____ because of air attack.
A. in trouble
B. in the trouble
C. for trouble
D. within trouble
The reason _____ he was late for the meeting is _____ his car broke down on the road.
A. why; that
B. why; because
C. that; that
D. for which; because
—I knocked over my coffee cup. It went right over _____ keyboard.
—You shouldn’t put drinks near _____ computer.
A. the; /
B. the; a
C. a; /
D. a; a
Drive _____ until you come to the small town, which lies about 100 kilometers _____ London.
A. north; to the east
B. north; east of
C. to north; east of
D. to north; in the east
east和north都可以作副词，drive north=drive to the north;east of表示“在……以东”，相当于to the east of…。
—It took me ten years to build up my business, and it almost killed me.
—Well, you know what they say. _____.
A. There is no smoke without fire
B. Practice makes perfect
C. All roads lead to Rome
D. No pains, no gains
This stadium has _____ many thrilling football games.
C. looked at
Is the hotel _____ offered you a job _____ you stayed the first time you arrived here?
A. which; where
B. the one; in which
C. where; that
D. the one that; which
要注意对本句句子成分的分析。本句改为陈述句为：The hotel _____ offered you a job is _____ you stayed…可以得知第一空缺少定语从句的引导词，该引导词在从句中作主语，故应用关系代词;第二空为表示地点的表语从句，用where引导。
A group of American soldiers were walking along the road in Irap when a bomb was _____, three of whom were killed.
A. set about
B. set out
C. set up
D. set off
A new school was _____ up in the village last year.
Someone called me up in the middle of the night, but they hung up _____ I could answer the phone.