1. Synthetic polymers may be ____ thermoplastic or thermosetting.
    • A. both
    • B. as well as
    • C. but also
    • D. either
  2. Margaret feels alone, as she has neither a brother ____ sister.
    • A. nor a
    • B. with its
    • C. or its
    • D. and a
  3. Today from France to Great Britain people can get ____ by plain, but also by train through the Channel Tunnel.
    • A. not only
    • B. that
    • C. in addition
    • D. all
  4. Living alone has many positive features including silence and calmness, nobody comes back in the nights not allowing you to sleep but many negative aspects ____.
    • A. plus
    • B. coupled with
    • C. in addition to
    • D. as well
  5. Nowadays the Communist party in entire world is not held in respect ____ that evil it brought to the mankind in wars and other armed conflicts.
    • A. because
    • B. as a result
    • C. in order to
    • D. due to
  6. Milk is ____ for infants as only it brings them vital vitamins and energy to grow and develop.
    • A. so good
    • B. too good
    • C. such good
    • D. very good
  7. Sun rays may be ____ helpful, providing the human body with warmth, energy and vitamins, and harmful, bringing burns and pain.
    • A. both
    • B. as well as
    • C. but also
    • D. either
  8. Road conditions in the United States suffered a severe setback ____ of the Civil War.
    • A. as a result of
    • B. because
    • C. despite
    • D. in spite of the fact that

9.  ____ other flowers, roses like light and water.

  • A. As to
  • B. Regarding
  • C. With 
  • D. Like
  1. The best friend is a person who will not leave you in both joyful ____ hard times.
    • A. also
    • B. or
    • C. in addition
    • D. and
  2. My best friend lives __ Orchard Road.
    • a. in
    • b. on
    • c. at
  3. I’ll be ready to leave __ about twenty minutes.
    • a. in
    • b. on
    • c. at
  4. Since he met his new girlfriend, Juan never seems to be __ home.
    • a. on
    • b. in
    • c. at
  5. The child responded to his mother’s demands __ throwing a tantrum.
    • a. with
    • b. by
    • c. from
  6. I think she spent the entire afternoon __ the phone.
    • a. on
    • b. in
    • c. at
  7. I will wait __ 6:30, but then I’m going home.
    • a. from
    • b. at
    • c. until
  8. The police caught the thief _____ the corner of Cascade and Plum Streets.
    • a. in
    • b. at
    • c. from
  9. My fingers were injured so my sister had to write the note _____ me.
    • a. for
    • b. with
    • c. to
  10. I am not interested _____ buying a new car now.
    • a. to
    • b. for
    • c. in
  11. What are the main ingredients __ this casserole?
    • a. about
    • b. to
    • c. of