2. The company denied that its donations had a commercial
4.Whenever he was angry, he would begin to stammer slightly.
https://www.sodocs.net/doc/7818801561.html,cation is the most cherished tradition in our family.
That’s why my parents never took me to dinner at expensive restaurants, but sent me to the best private school.
8.Shortly after he recovered from the surgery, he lost his job
and thus had to go through another difficult phase of his life.
10.In contrast to our affluent neighbors, my parents are rather
poor, but they have always tried hard to meet our minimal needs.
12.He is a man of few words, but when it comes to playing a
computer games, he is far too clever for his classmates.
14.Children who don’t know any better may think these animals
are pretty cute and start playing with them
16.There is no way to obtain a loan, so to buy the new
equipment, I will just have to grit my teeth and sell my
18.The hunter would not have fired the shots if he hadn’t seen
a herd of elephants coming towards his campsite
20.I find it ironic that Tom has a selective memory --- he does
not seem to remember painful experiences in the past,
particularly those of his own doing.
22.It takes an enormous amount of courage to make a departure
from the tradition.
24.Tom used to be very shy, but this time he was bold enough to
give a performance in front of a large audience.
26.Many educators think it desirable to foster the creative
spirit in the child at an early age.
28.Assuming (that) this painting really is a masterpiece, do
you think it’s worthwhile to buy/purchase it
30.If the data is statistically valid, it will throw light on
the problem we are investigating.
32.Research shows that laughter can bring a lot of health
34.A slow Internet connecting speed is really annoying.
36.As the law stands, helping someone commit suicide is a crime.
38.In her report, Mary tries to interpret the data from a
completely different angle.
40.Sue is a girl of great talent. Her amazing memory sets her
apart from her classmates.
Many small businesses have sprung up in the city since the new policy went into effect.
On hearing the news, she smiled briefly, and then returned to her habitual frown.
He paused for effect, then said:“We can reach/enter these markets through new channels.”
The addition of a concert hall to the school will help it nourish young musical talents.
We have no way to protect our personal liberties until we have established a sovereign state,/We can’t protect our personal liberties unless we, first of all, establish a sovereign state.