1.Most Chinese like to drink tea. But some prefer coffee ______ tea.
A. to B. for C. with D. against
2.I prefer writing a term paper ______ taking an examination.
A. than B. to C. for D. rather than
3.The picture reminds me ______ the time we spent together in New York.
A. of B. in C. for D. to
4.I objected ______ the meeting without him.
A. to have B. to having C. having D. have
5. They arrived home very wet, as they had walked all the way ______ the rain.
A. in B. below C. under D. into
6. Last Sunday and ______ my great surprise I met Bullen in town.
A. to B. for C. as D. at
7.May I stay with you ______ going back to my parents’ home tonight?
A. because of B. so as to C. in spite of D. instead of
8. I met her ______ my way______.
A. in…home B. on…home C. in…to home D. to…to home
9. From here, we can see the bridge ______ construction.
A. below B. by C. under D. with
10. Electricity is ______ great use in industry and everyday life.
A. be B. of C. in D. with
11.The students laughed ______ the silly answers they had put on their tests.
A. at B. from C. to D. over
12.The bell rang and I hurriedly rushed into the classroom, knocking ______ our maths teacher.
A. at B. into C. off D. out
13.They differ ______ each other in many ways.
A. to B. with C. on D. from
14.The movie we saw last night was very different ______ the novel.
A. of B. to C. from D. as
15.Someone was speaking there; the voice was familiar ______ us.
A. by B to C. for D. with
16.Controlling a class of school pupils calls ______ all your skills as a teacher.
A. up B. off C. for D. on
17.When the taxi came I put out my hand, but it just went ______ me without stopping.
A. off B. over C. through D. past
18.I began to work here ______1978.
A. in B. at C. on D. since
19.We are looking ______ to hearing from you soon.
A. at B. forward C. for D. up
20.It’s nice to go for a walk ______ a summer evening.
A. on B. at C. in D. during
答案：1.A 2.B 3.A 4.B 5.A 6.A 7.D 8.B 9.C 10.B 11.A 12.B 13.D 14.C 15.B 16.C 17.D 18.A 19.B 20.A