1、All foreign visitors are requested to_____with the regulations in this area.
[注释]comply with(=act in accordance with a demand,order,rule,etc.)遵守：People who refuse to comply with the law will be punished.(拒绝遵守法律者将受到惩罚。)conform(to)使一致，符合;conform to rules符合规则;conform to the customs of society(遵从社会习俗);consent to同意，赞同;consent to a plan(赞同计划)。
2、Thomas Edison considered genius to be_____one per cent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration.
A. composed of
B. constituted in
C. consisted of
D. comprised in
[答案]A. composed of.
[注释]be composed of由......组成。Consist of由......组成，是不及物动词，不能用被动语态，故不合题意。
3、Although Lucy was slimming,she found cream cakes quite_____.
[注释]irresistible不可抵抗的，诱人的，1)I had a irresistible desire to run away,2)I can´t refuse this offer;it is irresistible.
Irregular不规律的,不合规则的：1)the trains from here are irregular.(这里发的火车是不规律的。)2)These procedures are highly irregular.(这些程序是非常不合规矩的。)
incredible不可避免的，不可信的：1)Old superstitions are incredible to educated people.(旧的迷信对受过教育的人来说是不可信的。)2)His story of rescuing six drowning men is incredible.(他说他救了6个溺水者，这是难以置信的。)
inevitable不可避免的：1)Traffic delays are inevitable at a holiday weekend.(假日周末交通耽搁是难免的。)2)Pain is Inevitable when one breaks a bone.(骨折是疼痛是难避免的。)
4、In order to_____the rising production costs,the subscription rates have been increased.
A. add up to
B. look up to
C. cut short
D. keep up with
[答案]D. keep up with.
[注释]keep up with跟上。参阅。88注释。Add up to参阅.2注释;cut short详见.38;look up to(=admire,respect)赞美，尊敬：We look up to the old workers as our teacher.(我们把这位老工人尊为我们的老师。)本题中rates意为"价格，费用"。
5、Your essay is quite good:just_____it_____with a few illustrations and quotations.
[答案]B. touch up.
[注释]touch up(=improve or perfect by small additional strokes or alterations)润色，修饰：1)The last part of the article needs to be touched up.(这篇文章的最后一部分需要润色。)2)He touched up the picture by strengthening and shadows.(他把画修饰了一下，使光明部分和阴暗部分的对比度更鲜明。)
put up留宿;cut out删掉;write off报销，勾消。
I hope my teacher will take my recent illness into_____when judging my examination.
A.regard B.account C.thought D.observation
[注释]take sth.into account(=consider)考虑到：We must take local conditions into accoutn.
6、There are three basic ways of_____language to writing,and all known graphic systems use one or a combination of these.
[注释]commit...to托付，交付：1)He was committed to the care of his aunt.(他被托付给他的姨妈照管。)2)I have already committed the rules to memory.(我早已记住这些规则了。)
7、commit sth.to writing(把......写下来)。
Roses are quite_____flowers in English gardens.
[注释]common(=usual and ordinary;happening of found often and in many places)普通的;常见的;常常发生的;到处可见的：a common experience(普通的经历);a common tree(常见的树木)。This bird is common throughout Europe.(这种鸟在欧洲很常见。)They can treat most of the common diseases.(他们能治疗大多数常见病。)
usual(=done,found,used or existing most of the time)经常的，通常的，惯例的，习以为常的;强调时间习惯方面，例如：This is the usual state of the house.(这房子里平常就是这种样子。)
ordinary正常的，普通的，正常的;an ordinary day(平凡的一天)，ordinary people(普通人),a piece of ordinary dance music(一首普通的舞曲)。
8、American women were_____the right to vote until 1920 after many years of hard struggle.
[注释]deny 1)否认：A.He didn´t deny the facts.B.They couldn´t
deny that it was a serious blow to them.C.He denied having ever there.(他否认曾到过那里。)2)(=say´no´to a request;refuse to give sth.asked for or needed)不给予;Lots of people were denied the right to vote.(许多人被剥夺了选举权。)He denies his wife nothing.(他对他的妻子有求必应。)
9、On turning the corner,we saw the road_____steeply.
[注释]descend(=come or go down)走下来;传下来：1)He descended from the top of the mountain.2)Are men descended from apes?(人是不是猿的后代?)