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    #1

    Smile grammar

    1.This sort of rude behavior in public hardly ____ a person in your position.
    A.becomes B.fits C.sopports D. improves
    which one is correct? B or C?

    2.Thousands of __ C_ at the stadium came to their feet to pay tribute to an outstanding performance.
    A.audience B. participants C.spectators D. observers

    3.Overpopulation poses a terrible threat to the human race. Yet it is probably __B__ a threat to the human race than environmental destruction.
    A.no more B. not more C. even more D. much more

    4. __B_ at in his way, the situation doesn’t seem so desperate.
    A. Looking B.Looked C.Being looked D. To look



    Are they correct?And why? thank u.
    Last edited by alexyou; 29-Apr-2007 at 14:35.

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    Re: grammar

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    Re: grammar

    Welcome, alexyou.

    What are your best guesses and why? Help us so that we may help you.

    All the best.


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    #4

    Re: grammar

    I have added my best guesses

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    Re: grammar

    1.This sort of rude behavior in public hardly ____ a person in your position.
    A.becomes B.fits C.sopports D. improves
    which one is correct? B or C?
    => Not C. Why did you choose B? What about A?

    2. Thousands of __ C_ at the stadium came to their feet to pay tribute to an outstanding performance.
    A.audience B. participants C.spectators D. observers

    3.Overpopulation poses a terrible threat to the human race. Yet it is probably __B__ a threat to the human race than environmental destruction.
    A.no more B. not more C. even more D. much more
    => not modifies a verb

    4. __B_ at in his way, the situation doesn’t seem so desperate.
    A. Looking B.Looked C.Being looked D. To look
    => find the subject of ~LOOK~

    All the best.


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    #6

    Re: grammar

    Sorry, i mispostered some answers.
    1.This sort of rude behavior in public hardly ___A_ a person in your position.
    A.becomes B.fits
    C.sopports D. improves

    2.Thousands of __ C_ at the stadium came to their feet to pay tribute to an outstanding performance.
    A.audience B. participants C.spectators D. observers

    3.Overpopulation poses a terrible threat to the human race. Yet it is probably __A__ a threat to the human race than environmental destruction.
    A.no more B. not more C. even more D. much more

    4. __c_ at in his way, the situation doesn’t seem so desperate.
    A. Looking B.Looked C.Being looked D. To look

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    #7

    Re: grammar

    All good.

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