1. Shakespeare’s writing is still popular today. It has really the test of time.
A. failed B. stood C. taken D. conducted
2. Ａlot of language learning, __ has been discovered, is happening in the first year of life, so parents should talk much to their children during that period.
A. as B. it C. which D. this
3. Grace doesn’t want to move to New York because she thinks if she__ there, she wouldn’t be able to see her parents very often.
A. lives B. would live C. having asked D. were to live
D【解析】句意：格蕾丝不想搬到纽约去，因为她认为，如果她要是搬到哪儿去的话，她就不能经常看望她的父母亲了。由she wouldn’t be able to see her parents very often知，本题考察虚拟语气，对将来的虚拟，条件句谓语动词用过去式、should加原形或were to加原形。所以选D。
4. A ship in harbor is safe, but that’s not ______ ships are built for.
A. what B. whom C. why D. when
5. They gave money to the old people's home either ______ or through their companies.
A. legally B. sincerely C. personally D. deliberately