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Mark the letter A, B, C or D on your answer sheet to indicate the word whose underlined part is pronounced differently from that of the rest in each of the following sentences.
Question 1: A. groups B. desks C. units D. lessons
Question 2: A. stay B. fashion C. game D. lazy
Mark the letter A, B, C or D on your answer sheet to indicate the word that differs from the other three in the position of stress in each of the following sentences.
Question 3: A. forget B. discuss C. answer D. explain
Question 4: A. airport B. vision C. ticket D. mistake
Mark the letter A, B, C or D on your answer sheet to indicate the correct answer to each of the following questions.
Question 5: Our friends were very __________ about die football match last night.
A. excited B. surprised C. amazed D. amused
Question 6: The man __________ lives next door to US is a tour guide.
A. whose B. which C. whom D. who
Question 7: He asked the children __________ at bedtime, but they kept making noise.
A. didn’t talk B. not talked C. not to talk D. not talking
Question 8: The water clock was made by the Chinese __________ the 11th century.
A. at B. to C. on D. in
Question 9: You have to fill in an __________ form for admission to the university at the front desk.
A. apply B. applicator C. application D. applicable
Question 10: Keep silent! The children __________ in the next room.
A. is sleeping B. was sleeping C. are sleeping D. be sleeping
Question 11: The English summer camp in Singapore is very interesting __________ it’s too expensive for us.
A. such B. in spite of C. because of D. but
Question 12: Newton used __________ science books when he was a boy.
A. to reading B. reading C. read D. to read
Question 13: Don’t put too __________ sugar in the orange juice. It’s not good for your health.
A. much B. many C. a little D. few
Question 14: At this time yesterday, while I __________ a book, my sister __________ to music.
A. read/ was listening B. read/ listened
C. was reading/ was listening D. was reading/ listened
Mark the letter A, B, C or D on your answer sheet to indicate the word CLOSET in meaning to the underlined word in each of the following sentences.
Question 15: Sometimes it is unsafe to eat food from the street vendors in this neighbourhood.
A. dangerous B. cheap C. convenient D. common
Question 16: Playing sports is an exciting way to stay in shape.
A. interesting B. regular C. boring D. normal
Mark the letter A, B, C or D on your answer sheet to indicate the word OPPOSITE in meaning to the underlined word in each of the following sentences.
Question 17: He is proud of his daughter’s success.
A. completion B. achievement C. treatment D. failure
Question 18: In order to save energy resources, we should increase the use of solar power.
A. produce B. improve C. develop D. reduce
Mark the letter A, B, C or D on your answer sheet to indicate the most suitable response to complete each of the following exchanges.
Question 19: - Lan: “Why don’t we go camping this weekend?”
- Nga: “__________”
A. That’s a fine day. B. That’s a good idea.
C. Here you are. D. You’re welcome.
Question 20: - Linda: “What a beautiful dress you are wearing, Mary!”
- Mary: “__________”
A. I’m glad to say so B. Thanks. It’s nice of you to say so.
C. Not at all. D. It’s not good.
Read the following passage and mark the letter A, B, C or D on your answer sheet to indicate the correct answer to each of the following questions.
I am sure you have heard about global warming. Global warming may make the sea level become higher. Do you know why? It is because global warming causes the earth to be warmer and this in turn makes glaciers melt.
What is a glacier? It is a large sheet of ice that moves very, very slowly. Some melting glaciers add more water to the ocean. Higher temperatures also make water expand. When water expands in the ocean, it takes up more space and the level of the sea rises.
Coastal flooding could cause salt water to flow into areas where salt is harmful threatening,
plants and animals in those areas. Leaders of all nations around the world are in the fight against global warming but “change only happens when individuals take action”.
Question 21: Global warming may make the level of the sea become ______.
A. lower B. higher C. warmer D. hotter
Question 22: How fast does a glacier move?
A. Very fast. B. Very quickly. C. Very rapidly D. Very slowly
Question 23: Why does water expand, according to the passage?
A. Because of higher temperatures.
B. Because of leaders of all nations around the world.
C. Because of individuals.
D. Because of plants and animals.
Question 24: What will be threatened if salt water flows into areas where salt is harmful?
A. Glaciers in those areas. B. Rivers in those areas.
C. Buildings in those areas. D. Trees and animals in those areas.
Question 25: Which of the following statements is NOT TRUE, according to the passage?
A. Water expands because of higher temperatures.
B. Global warming máy make the sea level become higher.
C. A glacier is a large sheet of ice that moves very fast.
D. Leaders of many countries in the world are fighting against global warming.
Read the following passage and mark the letter A, B, C or D on your answer sheet to indicate the correct answer that best fits each of the numbered blanks.
Lying next to the beautiful Lan Ha Bay, Cat Ba island is considered one of the must-visit destinations of Vietnam. Cat Ba has three main beaches (26) __________ visitors can sunbathe and enjoy the beauty of the sea, especially at sunset. For those who prefer (27) __________ activities, they can try rock climbing, kayaking, or snorkeling.
Summer is the best time to visit Cat Ba because of the sunny days, less rain and high temperature. There are many suitable beachside activities for tourists to join in. (28) __________, during this time, the beaches can be more crowded than usual. If you want to have the beaches all to yourself, come early in the morning.
(29) __________ other islands in Vietnam, Cat Ba offers a wide variety of quality seafood. The restaurants here have great views of the bay and the service is excellent. Let’s (30) __________ a trip to Cat Ba and you will certainly have the best time with your beloved family or friends.
Question 26: A. when B. whom C. who D. where
Question 27: A. physically B. physician C. physics D. physical
Question 28: A. So that B. Because of C. Therefore D. Even
Question 29: A. Without B. Like C. Liking C. In
Question 30: A. taking B. to take C. take D. takes
Mark the letter A, B, C or D on your answer sheet to indicate the underlined part that needs correction in each of the following questions.