1．It's obvious that getting these historic sites recognized by the world is helpful for preserving and repairing them，as it________ their extreme importance and value.
2．The two organizations will arrange a one－year seminar and________ it with a report on their in－depth studies and research findings.
3．The situation in the country is ________， yet we are still concerned about its future.
A．coming up B．drying up
C．breaking up D．picking up
4．I've visited a lot of different places and stayed in lots of different hotels, but none of them ________ this one.
5．-Does he work hard at his lessons?
-Yes, he ________ no effort, as far as I know.
6．One thing about child raising to be certain of _______ that the longer the child is with its mother, the ______.
A．being, good B．being, better
C．is, good D．is, better
7．-You've made great progress in your studies of English, haven't you?
-Yes, but much .
A．remains to do B．is remained to do
C．remains to be done D．is remained to be done
8．This photo of mine was taken ______ stood the famous Eastern Bright Pearl in Shanghai.
A．which B．in which
9．The truth, Sir, is that the old man____ across the street when my car hit him.
A．was to walk B．had been walking
C．walked D．was walking
10．- Jenny looks hot and dry.
- So______ you if you had a high fever.
11．The old woman had a letter from her son in the army_____ to her.
12．---Mary has a very low opinion of George.
---It can' t be any worse than ____ of her.
C．him D．he does
13．After months of voyage, Columbus arrived in_____ later proved a new continent.
14．As far as I'm concerned, education is about learning and the more you learn, ________.
A．the more for life are you equipped B．the more equipped for life you are
C．the more life you are equipped for D．you are equipped the more for life