1. The restaurant     next to the bank sells excellent pasta so it attracts a number of guests.


2. Salt and sugar are usually used to     food.


3. Writers usually     an ending chapter for a long time.


4. The end of year sales seminar will be held on     Saturday the 21st or Sunday the 22nd.


5. The leaves     as the wind blew.


6. The whole affair is an outrage and the authorities have done nothing to     it.


7. Every year, Brazil exports large amounts of agricultural     such as grain and corn to other countries.


8. The body is composed of some hundred thousand million cells,     is complete in itself.


9. After her first Harry Potter book was published, Rowling went from a common housewife to a world-famous literary     practically overnight.


10. As     by his last album, which was released after his death, Ibrahim Ferrer had one of the most beautiful voices in Latin music.


11. The banks complained that they     adequate notice regarding this new monetary policy.


12. Mary likes to talk to her neighbor a lot. They often have a good     over the garden fence.


13. Remember when you travel, you have to weigh carefully what you will bring with you and what you will    .


14. In February, China’s monthly box office receipts actually surpassed     in the U. S.


15. It is     to fear Friday the 13th. Some people call it superstition.


16. Kate would have been the one hospitalized if she     to you and taken the flu vaccine.


17. The ship was carrying a     of crude oil.


18. The lectures have been published in book form     numerous requests.


19. I was as     as I could be, but I still ended up several thousand dollars in debt.


20. Due to the rising costs, starting January 2017, the yearly     to this finance magazine will increase from $100 to $120.


21. Unfortunately, his     attacks on the ramifications of the economic policy have been undermined by his wholehearted acceptance of that policy's underlying assumptions.


22. By the time I got to the end of his article, I felt I knew everything there     about the European Union Free Trade Agreement.


23. He is not a punctual person. Worst of all, he always gives     excuses for being late.


24. None of the jewelry     missing. Therefore, she was very satisfied and calm.


25. He earned more than 3 million dollars by undertaking a commercially     venture.


26. The Greeks are     Germans and others to help them out.


27. If you don’t hurry up with your proposal, by the time you present it to the screening committee, others     better ones.


28. Everyone in the department is supposed to     suggestions for the project.


29. Y.C. Wang passed away in 2008 at the age of 91 as a business     with few rivals in Taiwan.


30.     exposure to sunlight is one of the most common causes of skin cancer.


31. The bank will continue to transfer the interest to your current account     instructed otherwise.


32. Not until the first land plants developed    .


33. Alcohol and drugs have     effect on young people.


34. The doctor advised him to have monthly check-ups     any return of symptoms might be detected immediately.


35. They will be     their behavior, whether they accept the responsibility or not.


36. According to statistics, human error     90% of all car accidents.


37. The man became a vegetarian several years ago after his recovery from a sudden stroke. He often talks about his experience to discourage people     any meat.


38. In winter, many refugees near the coast have to take     in caves.


39. The spellings of many Old English words have been preserved in the living language,     their pronunciations have changed.


40. The letter of recommendation, as well as the application forms,     ready to mail.


41. When taking a drug for a while, some patients would gradually develop a     for it and need to be given a larger dose.


42. The town’s water-supply has been     by chemicals from the factory.


43. Taiwan orchid producers have successfully mastered their art to the point that they now enjoy a     lead in the floricultural industry.


44. We were asked by our tour guide on the shuttle bus from the airport to the resort to remain     until we reached our destination.


45. Some doctors have been criticized for being insensitive; they seem to be     the suffering of their patients.


46. The firm’s success is largely due to its CEO’s commercial    .


47. Did you     Japan for pleasure or on business?


48. According to one employee, who wishes to remain    , the company engaged in illegal activities.


49.     lack of success and financial reward, Vincent van Gogh persevered with his painting.


50. If all the manufacturers can     during this financial crisis, the economy may get better next quarter.