( ) 1. They young man is _______ carry that heavy bag.
A. strong enough to B. enough strong to C. not strong enough D. strong enough
( ) 2. Yang won the women's 500 meters in the sports meeting. She did _______ of all.
A. best B. better C. well D. good
( ) 3. -It's so cold today. -Yes, it's _______ colder than it was yesterday.
A. some B. more C. very D. much
( ) 4. --_____ did it _____ the conductor to check the tickets this morning. --Half an hour.
A. How soon; take B. How long; cost C. Hoe often; spent D. How long; take
( ) 5. -Excuse me, _______ is the nearest bookshop?
--Go down the street and turn left at the second corner.
A. how B. what C. where D. who
( ) 6. --_______ is it from our school to Lupu Bridge?
--About half an hour's bus ride. Shall we go and visit it?
A. How long B. How often C. How far D. How much
( ) 7. Tom does his homework _______ Lucy.
A. as carefully as B. so careful as C. as careful as D. so carefully as
( ) 8. Pass my glasses to me, Jack. I can _______ read the words in the newspapers.
A. hardly B. really C. rather D. clearly
( ) 9. -Please write to me when you have time. --Sure. But _______ is your e-mail address?
A. when B. where C. what D. which
( ) 10. -How far is it from your home to your school? --It's a quarter's walk, _______.
A. here and there B. now and then C. up and down D. more or less
( ) 11. -It's a nice car. _______ have you been in it? --Just to Shanghai.
A. How much B. How long C. How soon D. How far
( ) 12. --_______ were you away from school last year? --About two weeks.
A. How often B. How soon C. How long D. When
( ) 13. -George looks strong. Has he ever been sick?
--He's a superman! He _______ goes to the doctor.
A. already B. even C. often D. seldom
( ) 14. -Does Liu Hua ever guess the meanings of English words?
--He _____ guesses the meanings of new words. He uses his dictionary all the time.
A. usually B. always C. never D. sometimes
( ) 15. You must drive _______ next time, or there may be another accident.
A. more carefully B. carefully C. careful D. more careful
( ) 16. --_______ do you go to the library? -- Four times a month.
A. How often B. How soon C. How long D. How much
( ) 17. I can't say _______ I want to see you again. It's a year since I last saw you.
A. how long B. how often C. how much D. how soon
( ) 18. Don't worry, sir. I'm sure I can run _______ to catch up with them.
A. slowly enough B. enough slowly C. fast enough D. enough fast
( ) 19. This question is _______ more difficult than that one.
A. rather B. quite C. very D. a little
( ) 20. It's twelve o'clock at night, but he is _______ working.
A. already B. ever C. still D. yet
( )21. A noise was coming from _______, and after a while a man in black came downstairs and disappeared in the street.
A. the bedroom over B. the bedroom below C. the above bedroom D. the bedroom above
( ) 22. -What a nice motorbike! ________ have you been on it? -- Just to Beijing.
A. How long B. How soon C. How far D. How often
( ) 23. All the black people refused to take the city buses. ________.
A. Neither did some whites B. So some whites did
C. Neither some whites did D. So did some whites
( ) 24. -What about having a picnic here, John? --Good idea! I'm feeling ____ hungry, too.
A. much B. a bit C. not a bit D. a bit of
( ) 25. It's a pity that I didn't think of ringing you _______.
A. soon B. sooner C. early D. earlier
( ) 26. -It's very dark. Let's go _______. -All right. Let's return.
A. not far B. no far C. no farther D. not farther
( ) 27. I got to the station _______ than Jim.
A. early 20 minutes B. earlier 20 minutes C. 20 minutes early D. 20 minutes earlier
( ) 28. John came to work ______of them all yesterday because his bike had broken down.
A. late B. later C. latest D. latter
( ) 29. Asia is _______ the largest continent in the world.
A. by far B. far away C. in the distance D. a little
( ) 30. Mike is still _______ with his work as he was when I saw him last.
A. more careful B. the most careful C. as careful D. as carefully
( ) 31. There was _______ to weight the elephant.
A. nothing enough big B. big nothing enough
C. nothing big enough D. big enough nothing
( ) 32. Kate said that she didn't feel very _______ today.
A. well B. good C. nice D. better
( ) 33. -- _______ will Jim be back? --In five minutes.
A. How long B. How often C. How soon D. How about
( ) 34. The old gentleman has ________ been to the Great Wall before, has he?
A. always B. already C. ever D. not
( ) 35. Now China has joined WTO, so I think English is _______ useful than before.
A. more B. most C. much D. many
( ) 36. Jane's brother didn't work so _______ as the others did in his class.
A. harder B. hard C. hardest D. hardly
( ) 37. I was ill yesterday. But now I feel much _____. I think I can go to school tomorrow.
A. worse B. bad C. better D. well
( ) 38. My parents are _______ busy that they have no time to do housework.
A. so B. very C. too D. quite
( ) 39. Allen had to call a taxi because the box was _______ to carry all the way home.
A. much too heavy B. too much heavy C. heavy too much D. too heavy much