Cuộc thi Tiếng Anh do Vy Lan Lê tổ chức

Vòng 2

I. Fill in each blank with one suitable word to complete the
following passage

                                           HAND IN HAND

The most embarrassing experience I’ve ever had (1).................... two years ago. My wife and I had driven (2)............... town to do some shopping. The streets were busy and we were holding (3)................. Suddenly, my wife (4).............. a dress that she liked in a shop window and stopped. I started (5).................... at some radios in the next window. After a minute or (6)................. I reached for my (7)................... hand. There was a loud scream and a woman (8).................. my face. I hadn’t taken my wife’s hand. I had taken the (9)..................... of a complete (10)...............................

II. Give the correct form of the word in brackets to complete each of the following question

11. Tom is believed to be paid a .............................. (boggle) amount of money for that film

12. Jane’s brother advised her to stop ............................. (shally) and make a decision whether to go abroad or not

13. She was quite satisfied that there were enough .......................... (mind) men in the crowd to protect her

14. The doctor gave them a ............................(dress) for making a lot of
noise in the hospital

III. Choose the best answer A, B, C or D to complete the sentences

15. ................................... is popular with tourists of young age because they travel with minimum luggage and on a limited budget

A. backpack  B. backpacking  C. backpacker  D. go backpacking

16. She shouted herself ........................ cheering on the team

A. deaf  B. dumb  C. hoarse  D. quiet

17. I'm afraid a trip to New Zealand is ................................ this year

A. out of sight  B. out of control  C. out of date  D. out of the question

18. Yesterday we went to the north to visit ........................ Iguazu Falls

A. a  B. an  C. the  D. ∅

19. They're going to spend their holiday ................................ rural France

A. relaxing  B. exploring  C. reserving  D. searching

20. If milk smells bad, you can be certain it has .......................... off

A. come  B. got  C. decayed  D. gone

21. China is ............................ far the most populated country in the world

A. as  B. so  C. by  D. to

IV. Use the words given to make full sentences

22. You can walk to the stadium easily from the cinema (within)

-> The stadium is ..................................................................... the cinema

23. Eventually Jane admitted that she had made a mistake (owned)

-> It was ........................................................... made a mistake

24. It’s possible to buy tickets in advance (possibility)

-> It’s ................................................................ to buy tickets in advance

25. His new job is much more satisfying than any job he has ever had (far)

-> His new job is ............................................................... one he has ever had

26.  I didn’t say that your problem wasn’t serious (light)

-> I didn't ..........................................................................................

V. Identify the word or phrase that must be changed in order to make the sentence correct

27. I can't understand how something weighs three hundred tons can fly

28. I'm busy preparing for my final exam so I regret telling you that I can't go to your party tonight

29. Her grandmother constantly pressures her to settle in but Alice is not yet ready to tie the knot

30. The lost crew members stayed lively by eating raw fish and drinking rainwater