11. You need to find reliable information to make ______ investment choices.
A. sensitive B. sure C. steady D. sound
12. ______ the storm, the ship would have reached its destination on time.
A. But for B. In case of C. In spite of D. Because of
13. It’s high time you ______ a full-time job.
A. are to get B. are getting C. get D. got
14. The dentist has decided to ______ her bad tooth.
A. dig up B. push in C. break off D. take out
15. Mr. Zhang gave the textbooks to all the pupils except ______ who had already taken them.
A. the others B. some C. ones D. those