完形填空感悟高考 Passage1 (2016新课标卷?) A Heroic Driver Larry works with Transport Drivers. Inc. One morning in 2009. Larry was 41 along 165 north after delivering to one of his 42 . Suddenly, he saw a car with its bright lights on. 43 he got closer, he found 44 vehicle upside down on the road. One more look and he noticed 45 shooting out from under the 46 vehicle. Larry pulled over, set the brake and 47 the fire extinguisher (灭火器). Two good bursts from the extinguisher and the fire was put out. The man who had his bright lights on 48 and told Larry he had 49 an emergency call. They 50 heard a woman’s voice coming from the wrecked (毁坏的) vehicle. 51 the vehicle, they saw that a woman was trying to get out of the broken window. They told her to stay 52 until the emergency personnel arrived, 53 she thought the car was going to 54 . Larry told her that he had already put out the fire and she should not move 55 she injured her neck. Once fire and emergency people arrive, Larry and the other man 56 and let them go to work. Then, Larry asked the 57 if he was needed or 58 to go. They let him and the other man go. One thing is 59 —Larry went above and beyond the call of duty by getting so close to the burning vehicle! His 60 most likely saved the woman’s life. 41. A. walking B. touring C．traveling D．rushing 42. A. passengers B. colleagues C. employers D. customers 43. A. Since B. Although C. As D. If 44. A. each B. another C. that D. his 45. A. flames B. smoke C. water D. steam 46. A. used B. disabled C. removed D. abandoned 47. A. got hold of B. prepared C. took charge of D. controlled 48. A. came down B. came through C. came in D. came over 49. A. returned B. received C. made D. confirmed 50. A. then B. again C. finally D. even 51. A. Starting B. Parking C. Passing D. Approaching 52. A. quiet B. still C. away D. calm 53. A. for B. so C. and D. but 54. A. explode B. slip away C. fall apart D. crash 55. A. as if B. unless C. in case D. after 56. A. stepped forward B. backed off C. moved on D. set out 57. A. woman B. police C. man D. driver 58. A. forbidden B. ready C. asked D. free 59. A. for certain B. for consideration C. reported D. checked 60. A. patience B. skills C. efforts D. promise 【语篇解读】本文是一篇记叙文主要介绍了司机Larry在路上遇到着火的汽车，积极救人的故事。 41. 【答案】C 【解析】考查动词辨析。根据下文中Larry pulled over…可知他沿着公路行驶。Travel“行进”，故选C。 42. 【答案】D 43. 【答案】C 【解析】考查连词辨析。根据语境判断当他走近的时候，他又发现了另一辆汽车。as“当……时候”。 44. 【答案】B 【解析】考查代词辨析。根据前句Suddenly, he saw a car with its bright lights on,可知当时有一辆开着亮灯的车，由此判断他又发现一辆损毁的汽车。 45. 【答案】A 【解析】考查名词辨析。根据第一段末句the fire was put out可知当时汽车是着火了。flame火苗。 46. 【答案】B 【解析】考查形容词词辨析。根据第二段中a women’s voice coming from the wrecked vehicle，可知汽车是毁坏了的。used使用；disabled 残废的；removed被移除了的；abandoned被遗弃的。故选B。 47. 【答案】A 【解析】考查动词辨析。根据后句可知他下车灭火。get hold of拿起；prepare准备；take charge of负责；control控制。故选A 48. 【答案】D 【解析】考查动词辨析。根据and told Larry he had _49__ an emergency call可知，那个司机走了过来和Larry说话。come down下来； come through 经历；come in进来；come over 走过来。故选D。 49. 【答案】C 【解析】考查动词辨析。根据下文可知这个司机打了电话报警。make a call 打电话。 故选C。 50. 【答案】A 【解析】考查副词辨析。根据语境判断他们听到车内有人发出的声音。then那时；again再次；finally终于；even甚至。故选A。 51. 【答案】D 【解析】考查动词辨析。根据上文可知汽车着火了，情况很危险，由此推断Larry离汽车远，由此判断走近，才看到车内的那位女士。 52. 【答案】B 【解析】考查形容词辨析。根据本段末句she should not move可知，Larry让这名女士不要动。quiet 安静的；still不动的；away远离的；calm沉着的。故选 B。 53. 【答案】D 54. 【答案】A 【解析】考查动词辨析。根据后句内容判断这位妇女害怕汽车会爆炸。explore爆炸；slip away溜走；fall apart 崩溃；crash坠毁，摔碎。故选A 。 55. 【答案】C 【解析】考查短语和介词辨析。step forward走上前去；back off后退；move on继续；set out出发，根据上文可知Larry害怕她脖子会受伤，前后句之间是假设关系。 56. 【答案】B 【解析】考查动词短语辨析。根据后句内容可以推断他们为了不妨碍警察救人，都退到后面。 57. 【答案】B 【解析】考查名词辨析。根据上文Once fire and emergency people arrived可知是救援的警察赶到现场。故选B。 58. 【答案】D 【解析】考查形容词辨析。根据后句可知警察让他离开了，由此判断Larry询问警察他是否离去。 59. 【答案】A 【解析】考查短语辨析。for certain无疑地。 60. 【答案】C Passage2 (2016·安徽卷) In our modern world, when something wears out, we throw it away and buy a new one. The 36 is that countries around the world have growing mountains of 37 because peopleare throwing out more rubbish than ever before. How did we 38 a throwaway society? First of all, it is now easier to 39 an object than to spend time and money to repair it. 40 modern manufacturing (制造业) and technology, companies are able to produce products quickly and inexpensively. Products are plentiful and 41 . Another cause is our 42 of disposable (一次性的) products.As 43 people,we are always looking for 44 to save time and make our lives easier. Companies 45 thousands of different kinds of disposable products: paper plates, plastic cups, and cameras, to name a few. Our appetite for new products also 46 to the problem. We are 47 buying new things. Advertisements persuade us that 48 is better and that we will be happier with the latest products. The result is that we 49 useful possessions to make room for new ones. All around the world, we can see the 50 of this throwaway lifestyle. Mountains of rubbish just keep getting bigger. To 51 the amount of rubbish and to protect the 52 , more governments are requiring people to recycle materials. 53 , this is not enough to solve (解决) our problem. Maybe there is another way out. We need to repair our possessions 54 throwing them away. We also need to rethink our attitudes about 55 . Repairing our possessions and changing our spending habits may be the best way to reduce the amount of rubbish and take care of our environment. 36. A. keyB. reasonC. projectD. problem 37. A. giftsB. rubbishC. debtD. products 38. A. faceB. becomeC. observeD. change 39. A. hideB. controlC. replaceD. withdraw 40. A. Thanks toB. As toC. Except for D. Regardless of 41. A. safeB. funnyC. cheap D. powerful 42. A. loveB. lackC. prevention D. division 43. A. sensitiveB. kindC. braveD. busy 44. A. waysB. placesC. jobsD. friends 45. A. donate B. receive C. produceD. preserve 46. A. adapts B. returnsC. respondsD. contributes 47. A. tired of B. addicted toC. worried aboutD. ashamed for 48. A. newer B. stronger C. higherD. larger 49. A. pick up B. pay forC. hold ontoD. throw away 50. A. advantages B. purposes C. functionsD. consequences 51. A. show B. recordC. decreaseD. measure 52. A. technology B. environment C. consumersD. brands 53. A. However B. OtherwiseC. ThereforeD. Meanwhile 54. A. by B. in favour ofC. afterD. instead of 55. A. spending B. collectingC. repairingD. Advertising 【语篇解读】文章主要讲的是堆积如山的垃圾给环境带来的影响。随着社会的发展，人们倾向于扔掉用旧了的东西，以新物品取而代之。而且，包装盒等一次性产品给人们带来方便的同时，也给环境带来很大的压力。 36. 【答案】 D 37. 【答案】 B 【解析】考查名词辨析。A礼物；B垃圾；C债务；D产品。句意：因为人们现在扔掉很多垃圾，因此，垃圾堆积成了山，故选B。 38. 【答案】 B 【解析】考查动词辨析。句意：A面对；B变得；C观察，庆祝；D改变。根据“first of all.”可知，这里讲的是乱扔垃圾的原因，故选B。 39. 【答案】 C 【解析】考查动词辨析。A躲藏；B控制；C代替；D撤退，收回。句意：与花时间和钱修理相比，现在更容易更换物品，故选C。 40. 【答案】 A 【解析】考查短语辨析。A多亏；B至于；C除了；D不管。句意：多亏了当代制造业和技术，公司能够更快地生产产品，成本也降低很多，故选A。 41. 【答案】C 【解析】考查形容词辨析。A 安全的；B滑稽的； C 便宜的；D 强有力的。根据“inexpensively”可知。成本降低的话，产品价格也会降低，故选C。 42. 【答案】A 【解析】考查名词辨析。A 爱；B 缺少；C 阻止；D 划分。聚义：另一个原因是人们对一尺行产品的钟爱，故选A. 【答案】 43. 【答案】D 【解析】考查形容词辨析。A 敏感的；B友好的；C 勇敢的；D忙绿的。根据“we are always looking for.”可知，人们总是在节省时间，说明人们很忙碌，故选D。 44. 【答案】A 【解析】考查名词辨析。A 方法；B地方；C 工作；D朋友。A way to do sth做某事的方法是固定搭配，故选A。 45. 【答案】 C 46. 【答案】 D 【解析】考查动词辨析。A适应；B返回；C回应；D做贡献。句意：人们对新产品的欲望促成了这一问题，故选D。 47. 【答案】B 【解析】考查短语辨析。A厌倦；B沉迷于；C担心；D感到羞耻。根据“appetite”可知，人们痴迷于购买新产品，故选B。 48. 【答案】A 【解析】考查形容词比较级。A 更新的；B更强壮的；C 更高的；D更大的。句意：广告是人们相信新的更好，故选A。 49. 【答案】 D 【解析】考查动词短语。A捡起，学会，车接；B支付；C抓住，坚持；D扔掉。句意：人们扔掉自己的物品来为新的疼地方，故选D。 50. 【答案】D 【解析】考查名词辨析。A有利条件的；B目的；C功能，作用；D后果。根据下句可知，这里指的是乱扔垃圾的后果，故选D。 51. 【答案】 C 【解析】考查动词辨析。A显示，展示；B记录；C减少；D测量。句意：越来越多的政府要求人们循环使用物品，这样做是为了减少垃圾，故选C。 52. 【答案】 B 名词辨析。A技术；B环境；C消费者；D品牌。要求人们循环利用也是为了?；せ肪?，故选B。 53. 【答案】 A 【解析】考查副词辨析。A然而；B要不然；C因此；D同时。句意：然而，只是要求人们循环利用是远远不够的，故选A。 54. 【答案】 D 55. 【答案】C 【解析】考查动词辨析。A花费，度过；B收集；C修理；D宣传。句意：我们也需要重新考虑对修理的态度，根据下句“repairing.”可知答案，故选C。 Passage3 (2016·陕西卷) Dad had a green comb. He bought it when he married Mum. Every night, he would hand me his 26 and say, “Good girl, help Daddy clean it, OK?” I was 27 to do it. At age five , this dull task brought me such 28 . I would excitedly turn the tap 29 and brush the comb carefully. Satisfied that I’d done a good job, I would happily return the comb to Dad. He would 30 affectionately at me and place the comb on his wallet. Two years latter, Dad started his own 31 , which wasn’t doing so well. That was when things started to 32 . Dad didn’t come home as early and as much as he used to. Mum and I became 33 with him for placing our family in trouble. With 34 , an uncomfortable silence grew between us. After my graduation, Dad’s business was getting back on track. On my 28th birthday, Dad came home 35 . As usually I helped him carry his bags into his study. When I turned to leave, he said ,“Hey, would you help me 36 my comb?” I looked at him a while, then 37 the comb and headed to the sink. It hit me then: why, as a child, 38 Dad clean his comb was such a pleasure. That routine(习惯) meant Dad was home early to 39 the evening with Mum and me. It 40 a happy and loving family. I passed the clean comb back to Dad. He smiled at me and 41 placed his comb on his wallet. But this time , I noticed something 42 . Dad had aged. He had wrinkles next to his eyes when he smiled, 43 his smile was still as 44 as before, the smile of a father who just wanted a good 45 for his family. 26.A. bag B. wallet C. comb D. brush 27.A. annoyed B. relieved C. ashamed D. pleased 28.A. joy B. sadness C. courage D. pain 29.A. out B. over C. in D. on 30.A. stare B. smile C. shout D. laugh 31.A. family B. business C. task D. journey 32.A. progress B. change C. improve D. form 33.A.satisfied B. delighted C. mad D. strict 34.A. time B. patience C. speed D. ease 35.A. occasion ally B. early C. frequently D. rarely 36.A. sharply B. repair C. clean D. keep 37.A. dropped B. took C. handed D. threw 38. A. watching B. letting C. helping D. hearing 39. A. find B. lose C. waste D. spend 40.A. affected B. broke C. meant D. supported 41. A. firmly B. hurriedly C. casually D. carefully 42. A. different B. exciting C. interesting D. urgent 43. A. for B. or C. so D. yet 44. A. convincing B. heartwarming C. cautious D. innocent 45. A. origin B. life C. reputation D. education 【语篇解读】本文讲的是父亲有一把绿色梳子，它是和母亲结婚的时候买的，“我”小时候父亲每天晚上要“我”帮着洗梳子，“我”高兴的洗，父亲感激地微笑，全家很和睦。后来父亲的生意不好，“我”和父母之间保持沉默了。再后来，父亲的生意变得好转，有一天“我”回家再次拿出梳子去洗，洗完后，从父亲的微笑中明白了一个道理：父亲的微笑为了成全一个幸福的家。 26. 【答案】C 【解析】名词词义辨析,根据文章第一段第一句和第二段第三句可知。 27. 【答案】D 【解析】形容词词义辨析, 根据下一行excitedly 和brush the comb carefully可推断出“我很乐意做”。 28. 【答案】A 【解析】名词词义辨析, 根据本段第三句中的excitedly和第四句中的satisfied that I’d done a good job以及第五段第一句clean his comb was such a pleasure可知“给我带来了欢乐”。 29. 【答案】D 30. 【答案】B 【解析】动词词义辨析, 根据句意和最后一段最后一句可以推断出。 31. 【答案】 B 【解析】名词词义辨析, 根据第四段第一句Dad’s business可知。 32. 【答案】B 【解析】名词词义辨析, 本段讲父亲开办了自己的企业，一开始不景气，使得家庭生活有了变化。 33. 【答案】 C 【解析】形容词词义辨析, satisfied感到满意的， delighted高兴的， mad发疯的，strict严厉的。根据句意，父亲事业不景气，“我”和妈妈应该感到不满。 34. 【答案】A 【解析】名词词义辨析, 根据句意可知，随着时间推移，家人之间产生了冷漠。 35. 【答案】 B 【解析】副词词义辨析, 根据句意，“我”28岁生日，父亲应该是早早回家。 36. 【答案】 C 【解析】动词词义辨析,父亲生意好转，往日的家庭生活恢复了，所以父亲让“我”为他洗梳子。 37. 【答案】B 【解析】动词词义辨析, 该句表示“我”拿走梳子去洗。 38.【答案】 C 【解析】动词词义辨析,根据第一段最后一句help Daddy clean it和第四段would you help me __ my comb?可知。 39. 【答案】 D 【解析】动词词义辨析, 根据句意，父亲早早回家是为了和“我”和妈妈度过幸福的时光。 40. 【答案】 C 【解析】动词词义辨析,A affected“影响”， B broke“打破”， C meant“意味着”，D supported“支持、养活”，根据句意，应是“它意味着一个幸福的家”。 41. 【答案】D 【解析】副词词义辨析,A firmly“坚定地”， B hurriedly“匆忙地”， C casually“随意地”，D carefully“细心地”，根据句意，应是“父亲细心地放下梳子”。 42. 【答案】A 43. 【答案】 D 【解析】并列连词词义辨析,根据句意，尽管父亲有了皱纹，然而微笑依旧留着。 44. 【答案】 B 【解析】形容词词义辨析, A convincing “令人信服的”，B heartwarming“热心的”，C cautious“小心的”，D innocent“无辜的”，根据句意，应表示“热心的、温暖的”。 45. 【答案】B 【解析】名词词义辨析, 该句表示“父亲的微笑始终是为了一个幸福的家庭生活”。 Passage 4（2014新课标II） Joe Simpson and Simon Yates were the first people to climb the West Face of the Siula Grande in the Andes mountains. They reached the top 21 , but on their way back conditions were very 22 . Joe fell and broke his leg. They both knew that if Simon 23 alone, he would probably get back 24 . But Simon decided to risk his 25 and try to lower Joe down the mountain on a rope（绳）. As they 26 down, the weather got worse. Then another 27 occurred. They couldn’t see or hear each other and, 28 , Simon lowered his friend over the edge of a precipice（峭壁）. It was 29 for Joe to climb back or for Simon to pull him up. Joe’s 30 was pulling Simon slowly towards the precipice. 31 , after more than an hour in the dark and the icy cold, Simon had to 32 . In tears, he cut the rope. Joe 33 into a large crevasse（裂缝）in the ice below. He had no food or water and he was in terrible pain. He couldn’t walk, but he 34 to get out of the crevasse and started to 35 towards their camp, nearly ten kilometers 36 . Simon had 37 the camp at the foot of the mountain. He thought that Joe must be 38 , but he didn’t want to leave 39 . Three days later, in the middle of the night, he heard Joe’s voice. He couldn’t 40 it. Joe was there, a few meters from their tent, still alive. 21.A. hurriedly B. carefully C. successfully D. early 22. A. difficult B. similar C. special D. normal 23. A. climbed B. worked C. rested . D. continued 24. A. unwillingly B. safely C. slowly D. regretfully 25. A. fortune B. time C. health D. life 26. A. lay B. settled C. went D. looked 27. A. damage B. storm C. change D. trouble 28. A. by mistake B. by chance C. by chance D. by luck 29. A. unnecessary B. practical C. important D. impossible 30. A. height B. weight C. strength D. equipment 31. A. Finally B. Patiently C. Surely D. Quickly 32. A. stand back B. take a rest C. make a decisionD. hold on 33. A. jumped B. fell C. escaped D. backed 34. A. managed B. planned C. waited D. hoped 35. A. run B. skate C. move D. march 36. A. around B. away C. above D. along 37. A. headed for B. travelled C. left for D. returned to 38. A. dead B. hurt C. weak D. late 39. A. secretly B. tiredly C. immediately D. anxiously 40. A. find B. believe C. make D. Accept 【语篇解读】本文讲述了一个生命的奇迹的故事，Simon和Joe一起攀登安第斯山脉的Siula Grande，Joe摔倒了腿，最后摔进了冰裂缝，最后他顽强地爬回到了几英里之外的营地。这是生命的奇迹，只要我们不放弃，一切都有可能。 21. 【答案】C 【解析】考察副词辨析及上下文串联。A匆忙地；B细心地；C成功地；D早；根据on their way back在回来的路上，说明他们都成功地登上了Siula Grande。故C项正确。 22. 【答案】A 【解析】考察形容词辨析及上下文理解。A困难的；B相似的；C特别的；D正常的；根据26空the weather got worse天气更糟糕了，说明在他们返回的路上情况变得很糟糕，很困难了。故A正确。 23. 【答案】D 24. 【答案】B 【解析】考察副词词义辨析及预计理解。A不愿意地；B安全地；C慢慢地；D遗憾地；如果Simon独自一人继续返回，他会安全到达营地。故B正确。 25. 【答案】D 【解析】考察名词辨析和上下文串联。从下文他帮助Joe一起回去，可知他冒着失去生命的危险，用登山绳帮助Joe下山。故D正确。 26. 【答案】C 【解析】考察动词短语辨析。Lie down躺下；settle down定居，解决；go down下降；look down看不起；向下看；当他们两个人从山顶上向下返回的时候，天气变得更为糟糕了。 27. 【答案】D 【解析】考察名词词义辨析及语境理解。A破坏；B暴风雨；C改变；D麻烦事；根据下一句They couldn’t see or hear each other本来Joe受伤了，已经是一件很麻烦的事情了。他们相互之间看不件对方，对于他们来说这又是一件麻烦的事情。故D项正确。 28. 【答案】A 【解析】考察介词短语辨析及语境理解。A错误地；B偶然地；D侥幸；根据下一句Simon lowered his friend over the edge of a precipice可知Simon错误地把Joe送到了峭壁边上。主要是因为他们看不见对方而导致的错误。 29. 【答案】D 【解析】考察形容词词义辨析及上下文串联。A不必要地；B实用的；C重要的；D不可能；因为Joe的腿已经断了，所以他不可能自己爬上来。Simon根本看不见Joe也不可能会把他拉上来的。所以使用D项符合上下文串联。 30. 【答案】B 31. 【答案】A 【解析】考察副词词义辨析及上下文串联。A最后，终于；B耐心地；C确切地；D迅速地；最后在黑暗里斗争了一个多小时以后，Simon不得不做出了一个艰难的决定，砍断绳索。如果不砍断绳索，两个人都会死去。故A项符合上下文串联。 32. 【答案】C 【解析】考察短语辨析及语境理解。A避开；B休息；C做出决定；D坚持，别挂断；Simon不得不做出了一个艰难的决定，砍断绳索。如果不砍断绳索，两个人都会死去。 33. 【答案】B 【解析】考察动词词义辨析及上下文串联。A跳跃；B摔倒，跌倒；C逃脱；D支持；流着眼泪，Simon砍断了绳索，Joe摔倒在下面的冰上一个巨大的裂缝中。 34. 【答案】A 【解析】考察动词词义辨析及语境理解。A设法；管理；B计划；C等待；D希望；Joe没有食物也没有水而且浑身疼痛。他无法步行，但是他设法从裂缝了爬了出来?？汲庞氐姆较蛞贫?。 35. 【答案】C 【解析】考察动词词义辨析及语境串联。A奔跑；B滑冰；C移动；D行军；前进；从上文可知Joe已经摔断了腿，所以他不可能是奔跑，滑冰或者行军前进，他只能是在地上爬着前进。 36. 【答案】B 【解析】考察副词词义辨析及语境串联。A大约，四处；B在远处，离开；C在上面；D成行，沿着；他只能是在地上爬着前进。朝着大约10英里之外的营地爬过去。Away和具体的表示距离的名词连用，表示….之外的地方。 37. 【答案】D 【解析】考察动词短语辨析及语境串联。A朝…过去；B旅游；C出发去某地；D返回；Simon把Joe丢下以后，他自己很快就回到了营地。根据句义说明D项正确。 38. 【答案】A 【解析】考察形容词辨析及上下文串联。A死的；B受伤的；C虚弱的；D迟的，晚的；因为Joe摔倒了腿，而且又掉进来冰裂缝了，所以Simon认为他肯定无法幸存下来了。所以使用A正确。 39. 【答案】C 【解析】考察副词词义辨析及语境理解。A秘密地；B疲惫地；C立刻，马上；D焦虑地；虽然他认为Joe肯定死了，但是他也不想立刻就离开这个营地，就又在营地里住了下来。 40. 【答案】B Passage 5（2014浙江卷） I had worried myself sick over Simon’s mother coming to see me. I was a new 21 , and I gave an honest account of the students’ work. In Simon’s case, the grades were awfully low. He couldn’t read his own handwriting. 22 he was a bright student. He discussed adult subjects with nearly adult comprehension. His work in no way reflected his 23 . So when Simon’s mother entered the room, my palms(手掌心) were sweating. I was completely 24 for her kisses on both my cheeks. “I came to thank you,” she said, surprising me beyond speech. 25 me, Simon had become a different person. He talked of how he 26 me, he had began to make friends, and for the first time in his twelve years, he had 27 spent an afternoon at a friend’s house. She wanted to tell me how grateful she was for the 28 I had nurtured(培养) in her son. She kissed me again and left. I sat, stunned (惊呆), for about half an hour, 29 what had just happened. How did I make such a life-changing difference to that boy without 30 knowing it? What I finally came to 31 was one day, several months before, when some students were 32 reports in the front of the class, Jeanne spoke 33 , and to encourage her to raise her voice, L had sai, “Speak up. Simon’s the expert on this. He is the 34 one you have to convince, and he can’t hear you in the 35 of the room.” That was it. From that day on, Simon had sat up straighter, paid more attention, 36 more, and became happy. And it was all because he 37 to be the last kid in the last row. The boy who most needed 38 was the one who took the last seat that day. It taught me the most 39 lesson over the years of my teaching career, and I’m thankful that it came 40 and positively. A small kindness can indeed make a difference. 21. A. cleaner B. reporter C. monitor D. teacher 22. A. Or B. And C. But D. So 23. A. courage B. abilities C. feelings D. dream 24. A. desperate B. responsible C. unprepared D. unsuitable 25. A. Because of B. In spite of C. Apart from D. As for 26. A. loved B. envied C. pleased D. criticized 27. A. gradually B. constantly C. recently D. obviously 28. A. self-respect B. self-doubt C. self-pity D. self-defense 29. A. imagining B. observing C. wondering D. regretting 30. A. also B.