1. We lived in a small village______ a highway and infested with heavy-duty trucks.
A. adjacent to
B. attached to
C. far from
D. adjourning to
2. He was an hour late, but he ______ himself in her eyes by giving her a huge bunch of flowers.
However, this idea is now being questioned by more and more experts, who point out that it is unhealthy for children who always stay with their parents at home.