Mark the letter A, B, C, or D on your answer sheet to indicate the word whose underlined part differs from the other three in pronunciation in each of the following questions.
Question 1.A. moved B. checked C. pushed D. stepped
Question 2.A. event B. preserve C. effect D. effort
Question 3.A. activities B. watches C. dishes D. boxes
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 primary stress in each of the following questions.
Question 4.A. belief B. control C. maintain D. letter
Question 5.A. solution B. powerful C. whenever D. unselfish
Question 6.A. avoidable B. federation C. particular D. apologize
Mark the letter A, B, C, or D on your answer sheet to indicate the correct answer to each of the following questions.
Question 7. “What________if the earth stopped moving?”
A. happened B. would happen C. happens D. will happen
Question 8.She said to methat she________to me the Sundaybefore.
A. wrote B. has written C. was writing D. had written
Question 9.You’ve never beenin London, ________?
A.do you B. haven’t you C. have you D. don’tyou
Question 10.Donald Trump is ________President of ________United States.
A. the/ the B. a/ Æ C. the/ Æ D. the/ an
Question 11.Her husband always ________the children when she is on business.
A. takes care of B. take note of C. take advantage of D. take notice of
Question 12.He is too tired to ________working.
A. go up B. go on C. go away D. go down
Question 13.She had to work on a ________last night, so she is very tired this morning.
A. roof B. able C. bed D. night shift
Question 14. I've never really enjoyed going to the ballet or the opera; they're not really my________.
A. piece of cake B. biscuit C. chip off the old block D. cup of tea
Question 15.He was pleased that things were going on ________.
A. satisfied B. satisfactorily C. satisfying D. satisfaction
Question 16.The comparison of the four values suggests that young Asians are not ________as their American counterparts.
A. as romantic B. as romantically C. more romantic D. more romantically
Question 17.They are conducting a wide ________of surveys throughout Viet Nam.
A. collection B. range C. selection D. group
Question 18.My car keys are possibly in the kitchen.
It means: “________”
A. My car keys should be put in the kitchen.
B. My car keys cannot be in the kitchen.
C. I don’t know whether my car keys are in the kitchen.
D. My car keys might be in the kitchen.
Question 19.The yard is wet. It ________last night.
A. must rain B. must have rain C. must have rained D. had to rain
Question 21.She wishes she ________a lot of money now.
A. will have B. had C. had had D. has
Question 22.________he is so busy with his work, he always finds time to go to the concert every week.
A. If B.Since C. Although D. Because
Question 23.I decided to go to the library as soon as I ________.
A.would finish what I did B.finished what I did
C. finished what I was doing D. finish what I did
Question 24.The girls and the flowers ________he painted were vivid.
A.who B.which C.that D.whose
Question25. I am planning________Hue city next week.
A. visit B. visiting C. visited D. to visit
Question 26.The curriculum at this public school isasgood ________of any privateschool.
A. as or better that B. as or better than that
C. as or better than those D. better than
Question 27.He turned off the lights before going out ________waste electricity.
A. so that not B. as not to C. in order that not D. so as not to
Question 28.________he is tired, he can’t work longer.
A. Because B. Because of C. Although D. Desipte
Question 29.Normally I walk to school,________my dad drives me to school today.
A. but B. nor C. and D. for
Question 30.Never ________me again.
A. will she love B. she loves C. she won’t love D. she will love
Question 31.A thief stole Bob’s painting.
A. Bob’s painting has stole by a thief. B. Bob’s painting was stolen by a thief.
C. Bob’s painting was stole by a thief. D. Bob’s painting has stealed by a thief.
Question 32.Working in the factory ________not what children should do.
A. be B. is C. are D. have been
Question 33.Look! That man ________to open the door of your car.
A. try B. tried C. is trying D. has tried
Question 34.For me, the film didn't live up toall the ________publicity it received.
A. enthusiasm B. enthusiastic C. enthusiastically D. enthusiast
Question 35.It is Mr Hung ________English at my school.
A. who taught B. who teaches C. that taught D. that teach
Mark the letter A, B, C, or D on your answer sheet to indicate the word(s) CLOSEST in meaning to the underlined word(s) in each of the following questions.
Question 36. I just want to stay at home and watch TV and take it easy.
A. sleep B. sit down C. eat D. relax
Question 37. When I mentioned the party, he was all ears.
A. partially deaf B. listening attentively
C. listening neglectfully D. deaf
Mark the letter A, B, C, or D on your answer sheet to indicate the word(s) OPPOSITE in meaning to the underlined word(s) in each of the following questions.
Question 38. Their migration may be postponed if fog, clouds, or rain hides the stars.
A. cancelled B. spoiled C. continued D. endangered
Question 39.You need to dress neatlyand elegantly for the interview. The first impression is very important.
A.formally B. shabbily C.untidy D.comfortably
Mark the letter A, B, C, or D on your answer sheet to indicate the sentence that best completes each of the following exchanges.
Question 40.John: “Do you think that we should use public transportation to protect our environment?”
A. There’s no doubt about it B. Well, that’s very surprising
C. Of course not.You bet! D. Yes, it’s an absurd idea
Question 41.Ben: “________” - Jane: “Nevermind.”
A.Would you mind going to dinner nextSunday?
B.Sorry for staining your carpet. Let me have itcleaned.
C.Congratulations! How wonderful!
D.Thank you for being honest withme.
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.
Question 42.Each of the rooms have its own bathroom.
A. of B. rooms C. have D. its
Question 43.Football, which is a popular sport, is very good for our health.
A. football B. which is C. is D. good
Question 44.Books in the home are a wonderful source of knowledge and pleasant.
A. in B.are C. wonderful D. pleasant
Mark the letter A, B, C, or D on your answer sheet to indicate the sentence that is closest in meaning to each of the following questions.
A. This box has been opened for a hundred years.
B. This box hasn't been opened for a hundred years.
C. This box was opened hundred years ago.
D. This box wasn't opened a hundred years ago.
Question 46.“Please, don’t smoke in this room,” said the clerk.
A.The clerk asked me to smoke in that room.
B.The clerk asked me not to smoke in that room.
C.The clerk asked me not smoking in that room.
D.The clerk asked me not smoke in that room.
Question 47.Someone knocked on the door during my lunchtime.
A. I had lunch when someone knocked on the door.
B. When I had had lunch, someone knocked on the door.
C. I was having lunch when someone was knocking on the door.
- I was having lunch when someone knocked on the door.
Mark the letter A, B, C, or D on your answer sheet to indicate the sentence that best combines each pair of sentences in the following questions.
Question 48.He felt tired. He was determined to continue to climb up themountain.
A. He felt tired, but he was determined to continue to climb up themountain.
B. He felt tired, so he was determined to continue to climb up themountain.
C. He felt tired, and he was determined to continue to climb up themountain.
D. He felt tired, or he was determined to continue to climb up themountain.
Question49.Researchers are developing low-cost devices. These devices can detect water pollutants in rivers and lakes.
A. Researchers are developing low-cost devices that can detect water pollutants in rivers and lakes.
B. Researchers are developing low-cost devices to detect water pollutants in rivers and lakes.
C. Researchers are developing low-cost devices so that they can detect water pollutants in rivers and lakes.
D. Researchers are developing low-cost devices who can detect water pollutants in rivers and lakes
Question 50.The results were satisfying, but Jack did not lookhappy.
A. The results were satisfying; therefore, Jack did not look happy.
B. Despite the fact of satisfying results, Jack did not look happy.
C. Even though the results were satisfying, Jack did not look happy.
D. Although Jack did not look happy, the results were satisfying.