4.—What made you so delighted at Christmas?
A.I received much more presents than others B.Because my parents promised me a new car
C.My uncle’s coming back from abroad D.As there was an unusual celebration
5.The exam to test the students’ ability of memory ______ at last，______ everybody’s face light up.
A.ended;making B.ended;make C.ending;made D.ending;making
6.I thought I’d look in on him from time to time ______ if he needed something.
A.seeing B.seen C.to see D.saw
7.Jane stood at the door，______ over whether or not to tell mum her failure in the exam.
A.to hesitate B.hesitated C.having hesitated D.hesitating
8. ______ by his grandparents，Jimmy wasn’t used to living with his parents.
A.To bring up B.To be brought up C.Brought up D.Being brought up
9.We should really avoid ______ at home alone as they are old.
A.the elderly to stay B.the elderly staying C.elderly staying D.the elderly stay
10.When the village was flooded，the last man ______ the house was the village head.
A.left B.to leave C.leaving D.being left
11.The lady blamed the naughty boy caught ______ flowers in her garden and let him off.
A.picking B.to pick C.to have picked D.to be picking
12. ______ to the assistance you gave that disabled student，mine is not worth mentioning at all.
A.Compare B.Compared C.Comparing D.To compare
13.______ by others when you do nothing wrong at all is quite a bad experience.
A.Having been misunderstood B.Being misunderstood
C.Having misunderstood D.Misunderstood
14.______ all her spare time to her study during the three years，she finally took the first place in her school in the College Entrance Examination and received the admission notice from her dream university.
A.Devoted B.Having devoted C.To be devoted D.She had devoted
15.______ in 1864 in Geneva，Switzerland，the agreement was intended to protect the wounded soldiers and limit human suffering in time of war.
A.To have been signed B.Having signed C.Signed D.Being signed
16.Thinking about the fact that I was not prepared well enough，and ______ to lose my face，I gave up this year’s Civil Service Exam.
A.didn’t want B.not wanted C.not wanting D.not to want
17.______ out of work for a few months，mother took up the job of waiting on patients in hospitals.
A.To be B.Being C.Having been D.Having
18.______ Chinese traditional paintings，Sally has come to China to learn how to paint.
A.Adoring B.Appealing C.Adored D.Appealed
19.His essay was entirely based on data ______ from reliable historical records.
A.collecting B.to collect C.collected D.being collected
20.We all went to the shop to blame the manager because our best friend，Tom was believed ______ for no good reason.
A.having been searched B.to have searched C.to have been searched D.having searched
21.______ of the heavy burden of homework，the children rushed out of the classroom and enjoyed themselves.
A.To be free B.Freeing C.To free D.Freed
22.______ the right decision ______ the future is probably the most important thing we will ever do in our life.
A.Making;concerned B.Make;concerning C.To make;concerned D.Making;concerning
23.Some activists suggest people have been led to ______ that a lot of dangers to the environment have gone away.
A.believing B.believed C.believe D.be believed
24.No noe would recommend ______ this kind of “bad”English to students.
A.to teach B.to teaching C.teaching D.taught
25.______ to the right，you will find the house you are looking for.You cannot miss it.
A.You turn B.Turn C.To be turning D.Turning