Which of the following is NOT a compound word?
An institution that properly carries the name university is a more comprehensive and complex institution than any other kind of higher education__________.
Your help is__________for the success of the project.
What do you mean， there are only ten tickets? There __________ be twelve.
The story is hard to understand__________there are no new words in it.
The head of the executive branch in New Zealand is__________.
C.the British monarch
D.the Prime Minister
Many a boy __________ playing basketball.
——I‘m surprised to hear that Sue and Paul have__________.——So am I. They seemed very happy together when I last saw them.
It is futile to discuss the matter further， because __________ going to agree upon anything today.
A.neither you nor I are
B.neither you nor me is
C.neither you nor I am
D.neither me nor you are
The film__________ for half an hour when I got to the cinema.
D.had been on