Mary rushed home she heard the news, only ______ that his wife was gone.
A. as soon as; finding B. immediately; to find
C. the moment; find D. when; found
I was doing my homework ______ a boy rushed into the classroom.
A. when B. while C. as D. for
Mum turned down my suggestion ______ Dad spoke in favor of my idea.
A. since B. while C. when D. as
The athletes in the Paralympics had to practice several times ______ they went to compete .
A. before B. when C. until D. as
_____, all this corporate generosity and apparent liberalization may conceal an attack on our freedom.
A. Cynical although it may sound B. As it may sound cynical
C. Sound cynical as it may D. Cynical as it may sound
______ he was expected to read the letter at each performance, he always insisted that it should be written out in full.
A. As long as B. In order that C. Even though D. In case
It’s nine thirty now and you'd better go, ______ you'll miss the train.
A. or else B. unless C. as if D. now that
--- Will you go to Mary’s birthday party?
--- No. _____ invited, I can’t go. I’ll be too busy then.
A. If B. Unless C. Even if D. When
It’s going to be some time _____ he sees his father again, _____ business has just been started in Switzerland.
A. after; who B. since; who C. when; whose D. before; whose
______ your composition carefully, some spelling mistakes can be avoided.
A. Having checked B. If you check
C. Checked D. To check
My English teacher’s humor was ______ make every student burst into laughter.
A. so as to B. such that C. so that D. such as to
---I’d like to find a job in the library.
---Good idea, in my opinion, ___ it doesn’t have a bad effect on your studies.
A. unless B. as long as C. now that D. even if
Everything will turn out to be all right ______ you don't lose heart.
A. unless B. so long as C. in case D. as far as
– The thread of my kite broke and it flew away.
- I had told you it would easily break ______ it was the weakest.
A. when B. since C. where D. if
______ I admit there are differences between us, I don’t think they can separate us.
A. When B. If C. While D. As
Bad habits, ______ formed, are difficult, and sometimes impossible to shake off.
A. before B. once C. until D. unless
The book is written in______ easy English ______beginners can understand.
A. so, that B, such, that C. so, as D. such, as
The meeting will be over ______ 4 o'clock in the afternoon.
A. until B. since C. in D. by
______ he came to study in the university，he has made much progress in the study of English.
A. while B.When C.After D.Since
—When shall Janet return to work?
— ______ she has totally recovered.
A. If B. Since C. When D. Until