11. I can ________ some noise while I’m studying, but I can’t stand loud noises.
A) come up with
B) catch up with
C) put up with
D) keep up with
12. When the whole area was ________ by the flood, the government sent food there by helicopter.
A) cut away
B) cut down
C) cut up
D) cut off
13. The bridge was named ________ the hero who gave his life for the cause of the people.
14. There were no tickets ________ for Friday’s performance.
15. Many new ________ will be opened up in the future for those with a university education.
16. The rain was heavy and ________ the land was flooded.
17. The engine ________ smoke and steam.
A) gives up
B) gives in
C) gives away
D) gives off
18. Don’t ________ this news to the public until we give you the go-ahead.
19. I should like to rent a house, modern, comfortable and ________ in a quiet neighborhood.
A) all in all
B) above all
C) after all
D) over all
20. ________ we have finished the course, we shall start doing more revision work.
A) For now
B) Now that
C) Ever since
D) By now