如：Sure enough,she was there.果然她在那里。
Strange to say,he is still ignorant of it.说也奇怪，他还不知道这件事。
如：I'm seeing him in May一or rather early June.我5月份见他——更确切地说是在6月初。
We must be back be foremidnight；otherwisewe’llbelockedout.我们必须在午夜之前赶回去，否则我们就会被锁在门外。
例1：____the more expensive the camera,the better its quality.
小结：许多分词短语可以用作插入语，这样的分词短语有：strictly speaking（严格地说），generally considering（一般认为），judging from……（根据……判断）等。
例2：Two middle-aged passengers fellin to the sea.____,neither of them could swim.
例3：Your performance in the driving test didn't reach the required standard,____,you failed.
A.in the end
C.in other words
D.at the same time
解析：本题答案为C.in other words为介词短语，意思是“换句话说”，在句中用作插入语。
小结：常用作插入语的介词短语有：in conclusion（总之），in a word（简而言之），in short（简而言之），in general（一般说来），in a sense（在某种意义上），in my view（在我看来），in his opinion（按照他的看法），in fact（事实上），at first（首先），in addition（此外），of course（当然），to my surprise（使我惊奇的），to her regret（使她遗憾的），for example（例如）等。
例4：It is so nice to hear from her.____,we last met more than thirty years ago.
B.That is to say
C.In other words
D.Believe it or not
解析：本题答案为D.believe it or not为一分句，意思是“信不信由你”，在句中作插入语。
小结：用简短的句子结构作插入语，它们常置于句中或句末。这类简短的句子有：I am sure（我可以肯定地说），I believe（我相信），do you know（你知道吗），you see（你明白），I'm afraid（恐怕），it is said（据说），I suppose（我想），what's more（而且），what's worse（更糟糕的是），that is（也就是说），what is important（重要的是）等。
例5：____with you,I have no money to spare.
A.To be frank
解析：本题答案为A.to be frank为不定式短语，意思是“坦率地说”，在句中用作插入语。
小结：常用作插入语的不定式短语有：to be sure（无疑地），to sumup（概括地说），to tell the truth（老实说）等。
例6_____,he should have done such a thing.
解析：本题答案为B.strange to say为形容词短语，意思是“说也奇怪”，在句中用作插入语。
小结：常用作插入语的形容词或其短语有：true（真的），funny（真可笑），needless to say（不用说），mos timportant of all（最为重要），worse still（更糟糕的），even better（更好）等。
如：True,it would be too bad.真的，太糟了。
Wonderful,we have won again.太好了，我们又赢了。
如：When he got there,he found,however,that the weather was too bad.可是到了那儿之后他发现，那儿的天气太坏了。
Otherwise,he would still be at home.不然的话，他还会在家的。
能用作插入语的介词短语有：in fact，in one's opinion，in general，in a word，in other words，in a few words，of course，by the way，as a result，for example，on the contrary，on the other hand，to one's surprise，in short，as a matter of fact，in conclusion，in brief等。
如：You can't wait any more-in other words,you should start at once.你不能再等了—换言之，你得立即出发。
On the contrary,we should streng then our cooperation with them.相反，我们应该加强和他们的合作。
能用作插入语的V-ing（短语）常见的有：generally speaking，strictly speaking，judging from by，talking of，considering等。
如：Generally speaking,the weather there is neither too cold in winter nor too hot in summer.一般来说，那儿的气候冬天不太冷，夏天不太热。
Judging by his clothes,he may be an artist.从衣着来判断，他可能是个艺术家。
能用作插入语的不定式短语有：to be frank，to be honest，to be sure，to tell you the truth，to make matters worse，to sumup，to start with，to begin with等。
如：To be frank,I don't quite agree with you.坦率地说，我不太同意你的意见。
To tell you the truth,I'm not so interested in the matter.跟你说实话，我对这件事情的兴趣不大。
To sumup,success results from hard work.总而言之，成功是艰苦努力的结果。
能用作插入语的句子有：I am sure，I believe，I think，I know，I suppose，I hope，I'm afraid，you see，what's more，that is to say，as we know，as I see，believe it or not等。
如：Some animals only half-hibernate,that is to say,their sleep is not such a deep one.有些动物只是半冬眠，就是说，它们的睡眠并不是深度睡眠。
I believe,China will catch up with the developed countries sooner or later.我确信，中国迟早会赶上发达国家。
He can't pass the exam,because he doesn't study hard.
What's more,he isn't so clever.他不能通过这次考试，因为他学习不认真，更何况他又不太聪明。
正如我们所知as we know/as we see
信不信由你believe it or not
在某种程度上in a way/sense
据说it is said
说来也奇怪strange to say
照我看来as I see it
我敢说I dare say
以我之见in my opinion/view
似乎it semms to me
说句公道话to be fair
坦率地说to be frank
老实说to be honest
的确/无疑地to be sure
告诉你实话吧to tell you the truth
算某人幸运happily/luckily for sb.
使我失望/欣慰/满意/惊讶much to my disappointment/joy/satisfaction/surprise
事实上as a matter of fact=in fact
我告诉你I tell you
正如你所知道as you know
正如你所说的as you say
你认为...do you think/suppose
你难道不认为don`t you think
1.____,the more expensive the camera,the better its qualty.(2005)
A.General speaking B.Speaking general
C.Generally speaking D.Speaking generally
2.It is no nice to hear from her,______,we last met more than thirty years ago.(2002北京）
A.What`s more B.That is to say
C.In other words D.Believe it or not
3.This is Mr White,_______ I think has something interesting to tell you.
A.which B.whom C.that D.who
4.I made a call to my parents yesterday.To my disappointment,______ of them answered it.
A.either B.none C.neither D.nobody(2005福建)
5.The winter of 1990 was extremely bad.______ most people say it was the worst winter of their lives.(2004浙江)
A.At last B.In fact C.In a word D.As a result
6.People may have different opinions about Karen,but I admire her.__,she is a great musician.
A.After all B.As a result C.In other words D.As usual
7.Mum is coming.What present ______ for your birthday?(2005福建)
A.You expect she has got B.you expect has she got
C.do you expect she has got D.do expect has she got
例如for example=for instance/such as/like
第一/首先at first=first of all
首先to begin with=to start with
总的来说all in all=in total
总之in a word=in conclusion
简而言之in brief=in short
概括地说/一般说来in general=in summary=to sum up
更确切地说or rather=to be exact
换言之/换句话in other words
也就是说/即that is(to say)
确切地说to be exact
尽管如此all the ame
恰恰相反on the contrary
另一方面on the other hand
为了安全起见to be safe
结果as a result
顺便说一下by the way
最重要的是above all=most important of all
比这更好的是and even better
更糟糕是what`s=worse still=worse than all=to make things worse
如果有的话if any/if ever
如果不是if not如果是if so
如果你不介意的话if you don`t mind
如果你喜欢if you like
要是那样的话in that case
8.If metal is heated and then cooled very quickly,_____,by dipping in water,it will be very hard but will break easily.(2005黄冈)
A.what`s more B.for example C.in general D.on the other hand
9.---Do you think I should get a good guide book?
---Yes,of course.______,you also need a good camera and comfortable shoes
A.What`s more B.In other words C.By the way D.All in all(2004北京春)
10.Your performance in the driving test didn`t reach the required standard---_____,you failed.
A.in the end B.after all C.in other words D.at the same time(1999)
11.---Have you been to New Zealand?
---No,I`d like to,____.(2005山东)
A.too B.though C.yet D.either
12.Your uncle seems to be a good driver,_____,I wouldn`t dare to travel inhis car.(2005江西)
A.even so B.even thogh C.therefore D.so]
13.Tom works very hard.His brother,_____,doesn`t do much at all.(2005海淀区)
A.what`s more B.on the contrary C.for one thing D.even worse
14.My friend Martin was very sick with a strange fever;_____ he could neither eat nor sleep.
A.as a result B.after all C.any way D.otherwise(2004江西)
15.---Brad is Jane`s brother!
---_____ he reminded me so of of Jane!()
A.No doubt B.Above all C.No wonder D.Of course
16.I don`t mind picking up your things from the store.______,the work will do me good.
A.sooner or later B.Still C.In time D.besides()
17.Maggie has been fortunate to find a job she loves and,______,she gets well paid for it.
A.sooner or later B.what`s more C.as a result D.more or less()
18.John plays football ______,if not better than,David.()
A.as well B.as well as C.so well D.so well as
19.---I`m afraid Mr Wood can`t see you until 4 o`clock.
---Oh,_____,I won`t wait.()
A.no doubt B.after all C.inthat case D.in this way
20.---Is that the small town you often refer to?
---Right,just the one _____ you know I used to to work for years.()
A.that B.which C.where D.what
21.Helen was much kinder to her youngest son than to the others,______,of course,made the others envy him.()
A.who B.that C.what D.which
22.I`d like to know the time to return._____,is there any time for shopping?
A.In all B.However C.On the contrary D.Besides
1.一How is every thing going on with you in Europe?
---Quite well.Not so smoothly as I hope,______.(NMET2005江苏卷)
A.though B.instead C.either D.too
2._____ be sent to work there?(NMET002上海卷)
A.Who do you suggest B.Who do you suggest that should
C.Do you suggest who should D.Do you suggest whom should
3.Dorothy was always speaking highly of her role in the play,____ of course,made the others unhappy.(NMET2000)
A.who B.which C.this D.what
4.Like some of my classmates,I cannot live up to my teacher`s expectations;_____,I let them down.(东城区05综习二)
A.in other words B.after all C.what`s more D.more or less
5.He visited three cities when he stayed in the US,_____ New York,Washington and Houston.
A.such as B.they are C.which is D.th at is(2005湖北八校联考)
6.He is only too ready to help othem,seldom,_____ refusing them when they turn to him.
A.if never B.if ever C.if not D.if any(2005湖北八校联考)
7._____ the temperature might drop,.coal was prepared for warming.(2005武汉调考)
A.To consider B.Considered C.Considering D.To be considered
8.I think she's Swiss,I`m not sure,_______(2005武汉调考)
A.yet B.either C.though D.although
9.一Do you like the place of interest?
一On the contrary,it's the _____ place that I want to visit.(2005郑州)
A.worst B.last C.best D.latest
10.She gave me mother piece of advice,_____ of great help to the research work
A.which I think it is B.I think which is C.which I think is D.I think it is.(2005湖南十所)
11.We sometimes blame others for not understanding what we say.More often than not,____,people couldn't understand us because we didn't make ourselves clear.(2005大连二模)
A.however B.there C.otherwise D.instead
12.At first,I was not too sure about the answer to the question of the first importance.However,______,I worked it out at last with her help.(2 005福建达标)
A.to my joy B.To my disappointment C.in a word D.in other words
13.I can't go to the New Year's concert,____,100 dollars is just too much for me to spend in one evening.(2004江西联考)
A.in other words B.that is C.in particular D.I mean
14.Few people can listen to their favorite music without moving their body,_____ a certain part of their body.(海淀区04)
A.inother words B.for example C.or rather D.more or less
15._____,most teenagers now listen to rock music.However,John prefers classical music.
A.In a word B.In general C.In particular D.In total(2004福州达标)
16.---Henry has been teaching Endish in Beijing University for many years.
---_____ he can speak Chinese so well and idiomatically.(200 4福建达标)
A.No wondeful B.No doubt C.No pmblem D.No wonder
17.He will pass two milestones before long,_____,he will receive his master`s degree and find a challenging job.(宣武04.)
A.that is B.which is C.so that D.in other words
18.People try to avoid public transportation delays by using their own cars,and this ___ creates more problems.(03重)
A.after all B.once again C.in case D.in tum
19.I went to bed very late that night,_____,early the next morning.
A.at least B.in a word C.or rather D.at most(2003全国大联考)
20.一I heard Johnson was badly injured in the accident.
---_____,let's go and see him.
A.What's worse B.If so C.Where poss ible D.When necessary
21.The Chinese government has decided to develop the west of China,_____,I dare say,will benefit the people there,especially those who are still leading a poor life.
A.what B.whatever C.which D.as
22.---Shall we discuss the problem at the meeting today?
---We'd better not._____,the problem isn't so burning.What's more,the manager won`t be back until tommmw.
A.Begin with B.Beginning with C.To begin with D.Being begun with
23.John seems a nice person.____,I don't trust him.
A.Even so B.Even though C.Therefore D.Though
24.It seems that he has bought a dictionary,_____ of great value to him.
A.which I suppose is B.that I suppose is C.I suppose it is D.I suppose which is
25.Many great poeple have risen from poverty---LincoIn and Edison,_____.
A.instead B.such as C.and so on D.for example
26._____,I don't 1ike the dish she cooked.
A.To tell the truth B.Telling the truth C.Being honest D.I tell you the truth
27.The boy is very clever---____,he knows exactly what I think.
A.beyond expectation B.if possible C.I mean D.I'm afraid so
28.We finished the whole work in less than one day---seven hours,_____.
A.to be exact B.to be honest C.to be sure D.to tell the truth
---He is a popular singer,I think.
A.Do you think what he is B.Do you think who he is
C.What do you think he is D.Who do you think is he
30.---Is he coming?
一I'm not sure.He may be late or,_____,he may not come at d1.
A.for the moment B.a least C.worse still D.for a while
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