21.Stop _____ the nonsense now, _____ I'm going to tell Mom.
(A)to say, but (B) saying; or (C) said; or (D) say; and
22.In the restaurant business, _____ is the most important thing to think about.
(A)search (B) source (C) location (D) conscience
23.I wish I _____ your advice, but I didn't pay attention to you at that time.
(A)had taken (B) took (C) would take (D) would have taken
24.Linda was disappointed at not getting the job, but she’ll _____ it.
(A)get over (B) come across (C) go well with (D) stand for
25.Unproductive employees will be _____ for the company’s next target of layoff.
(A)patterns (B) necessity (C) advertisement (D) candidates
26.It is important to strike a _____ between career and family commitments.
(A)balance (B) response (C) chord (D) competition
27.More and more people are ______ the environmental pollution.
(A)standing to (B) taking up with (C) caring about (D) letting on
28.My mother ____ that old chair and bought a new one.
(A)threw (B) threw down (C) threw away (D) threw up
29.A white blouse goes with her black hair.
(A)matches (B) declines (C) spoils (D) spoil
30.Only seven students showed up for the class meeting.
(A)approved (B) derived (C) appeared (D) agree