1.The policeman stopped him when he was driving home and ____ him of speed. A. charged B. accused C. blamed D. warned
2.The public opinion was that the time was not ____ for the election of such a radical candidate as Mr. Jones. A. reasonable B. ripe C. ready D. practical
3.The managing director took the ____ for the accident, although it was not really his fault. A. guilt B. blame C. charge D. accusation
4.Barry had an advantage over his mother ____ he could speak French. A. since that B. in that C. at that D. so that
5.Very few scientists ____ completely new answers to the world’s problems. A. come up with B. come out C. come round D. come up to
1.B accuse of 指控某人犯……罪 He was accused of corruption. charge with 指控某人犯……罪 He was charged with negligence of duty. blame sb for 因……埋怨，责怪 Movies have been blamed for the crime wave. warn sb of 警告，告戒某人 The government warned of the storm. 2.B ripe引申为“时机成熟的，准备好的”I won’t tell her the news until the time is ripe for it. ready for做好准备的 Are you ready for the journey? 3.B take the blame for sth对某事负责，内疚 We are ready to take the blame for that. 4.B in that 由于，因为Human beings are superior to animals in that they can use language as a tool to communicate. 5.A come up with 提出，提供 He claimed to have been the first to come up with that idea. come out 出现，显露，出版，发表 When will his new book come out? come round/around 顺便来访，改变主意 He will never come round to our way of thinking. come up to 达到，符合Only in this way will you come up to the Party’s expectations.