( )11. He returned from abroad ______________ that his mother had been badly ill.
A. heard B. having been heard
C. having phoned D. having been phoned
( )12. __________ with the best students, I still have a long way to go.
A. Having compared B. To compare
C. Compared D. Compare
( )13.The brilliance of his satires was ______ make even his victims laugh.
A. so as to B. such as to
C. so that D. such that
( )14. The music of the film _________ by him sounds so ___________ .
A. playing, exciting B. played, excited
C. playing, excited D. played, exciting
( )15.The worker is ______ in repairing the machine to notice my coming.
A. too busy B. enough busy
C. busy too D. busy enough
( )16. After _____________ the old man, the doctor suggested that he ___________ a bad cold.
A. examining, should catch B. examined, had caught
C. examining, had caught D. examined, catch
( )17.I was ______ work last week, but I changed my minD.
A. to start B. to have started
C. to be starting D. to have been starting
( )18. __________ against the coming hurricane, they dared not leave home.
A. Warned B. Having warned
C. To warn D. Warn
( )19.Don’t let me catch you ______.
A. do that again B. to do that again
C. doing that again D. done that again
( )20. In __________ countries, you can’t always make yourself _______ by speaking English.
A. English-speaking, understand B. English-spoken, understand
C. English-speaking, understood D. English-speaking, understood
11.D 12.C 13.B 14.D 15.A
16.C 17.B 18.A 19.C 20.C