1.At midnight,we were aroused by a knock at the door.
2.She was awarded a prize for the film.
3.Smoking will be banned in all public places here.
4.That guy is intelligeng but a bit dull.
5.She is a highly successful teacher.
6.We should not sacrifice environmental protections to foster economic growth.
7.There is a growing gap between the rich and the poor.
8.I am very grateful to you for your assistance.
9.You will be meeting her presently.
10.Attitudes to mental illness have shifted in recent years.
11.I have been trying to guit smoking.
A.give upB.pick upC.build upD.take up
12.Relief workers were shocked by what they saw.
13.The weather is a constant subject of conversation in Britain.
14.This is not typical of English,but is a feature of the Chinese language.
15.It is virtually impossible to persuade him to apply for the job.