—Did Tim come back a little earlier last night?
—Yes, it was not yet twelve o’clock ______ he arrived home.
A. why B. when C. that D. which
All people, ______ they are old or young, rich or poor, have been trying their best to help those in need since the disaster.
A. even if B. whether C. no matter D. however
______ I think, and the problem could be settled,
A. If you don’t doubt your efforts B. So long as you keep up your spirits
C. Making great efforts D. A bit more efforts
______ I left the house I remembered the key. Luckily, I was still in the doorway and the
door was not shut behind me.
A. Before B. While C. As D. After
The new school was set up ______ there had once been an old temple.
A. where B. that C. which D. when
--- Why didn’t you buy the dictionary?
--- _______ it may be of great use, I don’t think it good value for money.
A. Before B. As C. While D. Since
—Why do you want a new job ______ you've got such a good one already?
—Well, I'm not satisfied with its working environment.
A. when B. while C. unless D. if
______ we have finished the course, we shall start doing more revision work.
A. For B. Now that
C. Ever since D. By now
I felt somewhat disappointed and was about to leave ______ something occurred that attracted my attention.
A. unless B. until C. when D. while
As long as I can remark, ______ I called, my son would answer.
A. before B. while C. until D. any time
The photo was taken ______ stood the famous Bird’s Nest in Beijing during the Olympics.
A. which B. in which C. where D. there
She was so angry that she rushed out into the rain ______ I could stop her.
A.until B.before C.after D.as
The new building will be built ______ was a wasteland 30 years ago.
A. in which B. where C. in what D. there
______ difficult the task may be, we must finish it on time, because we can’t meet such a precious opportunity _______ we have expected.
A. Whatever; that B. However; as C. However; that D.Whatever, which
-It is a long time _____ I saw you last.
-Yes. And it will be a time _____ we see each other again.
A. when; before B. after; when C. since; before D. before; since
______ a small number of Australians are bitten by spiders each year, most recover without any medical treatment.
A. While B. Unless C. When D. Because
______ I admit that the problems are difficult, I don’t agree that they can’t be solved.
A. As B. When C. While D. Despite
_______ you have got your license, why not drive the car yourself ?
A.Ever since B.Now that C.Even though D.As long as
_____ you’ve got a chance, you might as well make full use of it.
A. After B. Although C. As soon as D. Now that
______ scientists know where a storm will happen, winds will suddenly change, carrying the storm to a new direction.
A. Even if B. Since C. Despite D. Unless