English

She loves celebrating her birthday. She always has a big party.

a. She loves celebrating her birthday, to where she always has a big party.
b. Although she loves celebrating her birthday, she always has a big party.
c. She always has a big party, meanwhile she loves celebrating her birthday.
d. She loves celebrating her birthday, so she always has a big party
English

Between 1790 and 1860, the United States grew from a small nation of four million people, mostly farmers, and will become one of the world’s leading economic powers, with a population of 31 million.

(A) and will become
(B) and would become
(C) so that it will become
(D) to become
(E) to becoming
English

Art is not only found in the museum or concert hall. Art can be found in the expressive behavior of ordinary people, as well.

a. Art can be found not only in the museum or concert hall, and it can be found in the expressive behavior of ordinary people, as well.
b. In the museum or concert hall, art can be found not only there and in the expressive behavior of ordinary people, as well.
c. Although in the expressive behavior of ordinary people, as well, art can be found not only in the museum or concert hall.
d. Art can be found not only in the museum or concert hall, but in the expressive behavior of ordinary people, as well.
English

I read the ……. of that book but I couldn’t possibly read the whole story.

(a) starting
(b) start
(c) beginning
(d) begin
English

Marine biologist Sylvia Earle makes a career of expanding the limits of deep-sea mobility, making hitherto impossible tasks ——- through the new technology designed by her company.

(A) famous
(B) feasible
(C) fantastic
(D) controversial
(E) captivating
English

In lucid dreams, the dreamer knows she is dreaming. It gives her a sense of unlimited freedom.

a.  In lucid dreams, the dreamer knows she is dreaming, although it gives her a sense of unlimited freedom.
b. In lucid dreams, the dreamer knows she is dreaming, while it gives her a sense of unlimited freedom.
c. In lucid dreams, the dreamer knows she is dreaming, where it gives her a sense of unlimited freedom.
d. In lucid dreams, the dreamer knows she is dreaming, which gives her a sense of unlimited freedom.
English

His suit of armor made the knight ______ to his enemy’s attack, and he was able to escape safely to his castle.

a. vulnerable
b. churlish
c. invulnerable
d. static
e. imprudent
English

Can anyone give me ……. please because I have just fallen over?

(a) hand
(b) a hand
(c) the hand
English

I have always admired Seymour’s ______; I’ve never seen him rattled by anything.

a. aplomb
b. confluence
c. propriety
d. compunction
e. nostalgia
English

The body heat of reptiles and amphibians is not regulated by internal thermostats, therefore, they raise or lower their own temperature in that they seek or flee warmth, sometimes merely by moving into or out of direct sunlight.

(A) thermostats, therefore, they raise or lower their own temperature in that they seek or flee
(B) thermostats, therefore raising or lowering their own temperature by seeking or fleeing
(C) thermostats, therefore, in raising or lowering their own temperature by seeking or fleeing
(D) thermostats; therefore, they raise or lower their own temperature by seeking or fleeing
(E) thermostats; therefore, they raise or lower their own temperature in that they seek or flee