11.He stopped his ears with his hands to _____ the terrible noise.
A.show off B.cut out
C.keep from D.shut out
show off炫耀;cut out删掉;keep from;1)隐瞒;She kept the truth from me.(她向我隐瞒真相。)2)不沾,避开;He keeps from alcohol.(他滴酒不沾。)3)使不做某事：She kept herself from laughing.(她没有笑出来。)
12.My house is the only brick one on the street.It _____ and you can't miss it.
A.stands up B.looks out
C.sticks out D.wipes out
13.After the show,the crowd _____ out of the theater.
[注释]pour此处意为：涌出,涌来,如：People poured out to the rally.(人们踊跃参加群众大会。)
14.Although it is not our normal _____ to give credit,this time I think we should consider the matter more closely.
[注释]practice(=way of doing sth.That is common or habitual;sth.done regularly)做法,惯例：It is my practice always to rise early.To give credit让赊欠：No credit is given at this shop.(这家商店概不赊欠。)
15.It gave me a strange feeling of excitement to see my name in _____.
[注释]in print是习语,意指“印出来,发表出来”,如：She finally saw her novel in print.(她终于看到他的小说出版了。)in print的另一个意思是“在印行,还在发行”,如：This book is still in print.(这本书还在发行,可以买到)反义词是out of print,意指“不在印行,买不到了。”如：The book you speak of is out of print.(你说到的那本书已不在发行了。)