1.There should be nothing exclusive or secret about ＿planning.
(A) strategies (B) strategist (C) strategic (D) strategize
NOTE: (A)策略、名詞 (B) 策略家、名詞 (C) 策略的、形容詞 (D) 制定戰略、動詞；strategic planning 是名詞片語，策略/戰略計畫。
2.The store has grown so rapidly that its owner is planning to set up one branch in Osaka and＿in Sapporo.
(A) another (B) one another (C) other (D) each other
NOTE: another 為不特定的單數代名詞，未限制範圍，意思為「任何另外一個」。Each other 是兩者之間的互相。One another 是三者或三者以上的互相。Other 單獨出現當形容詞用。
3.Having looked at the sales figures for last year, there seems to be＿of a discrepancy in the third quarter.
(A) nothing (B) something (C) everything (D) nothing
NOTE: Something of a discrepancy 有一些不一致的感覺；something of +抽象名詞有一些~的感覺。
4.You have to fill out the tax form＿to the contract you received on the first day.
(A) attaching (B) attach (C) attached (D) attachment
NOTE: 納稅申報表是被附在合約後面，是被動語態。本來是… which is attached to … 但which is省略，留下表示被動的過去分詞。
5.Barcelona is＿the “best beach city” in the world by National Geographic.
(A) considered (B) considering (C) considerate (D) considerable
6.MICROMINE is＿to announce the release of Pitram 4.9, the latest version of their leading fleet management and mine control solution.
(A) pleasant (B) please (C) pleasing (D) pleased
NOTE: S + be pleased to + V S感到高興去做V~；Pleasant 令人愉快的、討人喜歡的。
7.Because our culture is customer-centric, you're encouraged to take the ＿in helping our customers secure their financial future.
(A) physique (B) initiative (C) appreciation (D) commensurate
NOTE: 片語：take the initiative in ~ 主動做~。單字：physique體格；appreciation 欣賞、感激；commensurate 同量的。
8.Major Alfred Rose was the first African American＿was hired in the police department in Amherst County, Virginia.
(A) who (B) with whom (C) that (D) to whom
NOTE:先行詞African American前有the first，後面的關係代名詞必須使用that。