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.
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.
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.
The house was very quiet when I got home because of everyone had gone to bed.
Today the number of people whom enjoy winter sports is almost double that of twenty years ago.
William Samuel Johnson, who helped write the Constitution, become the first president of Columbia University in 1787.
Mark the letter A, B, C, or D on your answer sheet to indicate the correct answer to each of the following questions.
He is disappointed at not being offered the job, but I think he will ______it.
"Would you like to have ______coffee?”
My parents first ______each other at the Olympic Games in 1982.
My sister is very fond ______eating chocolate candy.
The old woman is said ______all her money to an old people's home when she died.
His pronunciation causes me a lot of ______.
Dien Bien Phu is the place ______our army won a resounding victory in 1954.
Could you please tell me ______?
The students in this class were made ______very hard.
If Jane had time, she ______to the beach with her classmates this weekend.
Endangered species ______by the World Wildlife Fund.
The more you talk about the situation, ______.
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.
-“How do you get to work?”.
-David : “ You’ve got a beautiful dress!”.
- Helen : “______”.
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.
How many countries took part in the last Olympic Games?
The trouble with Frank is that he never turns up on time for a meeting.
Mark the letter A, B, C or D on your answer sheet to indicate the word (s) OPPOSITE in meaning to the underlined words in each of the following questions.
“That is a well-behaved boy whose behaviour has nothing to complain about”.
“It is a really difficult matter for pessimists to decide how to solve now”.
Mark the letter A, B, C or D on your answer sheet to indicate the sentence that is closest in meaning to each of of the following questions.
Your coffee is not as good as mine.
She didn’t stop her car because she didn’t see the signal.
He broke my watch.
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.
Hemingway developed a very concise writing style. His name is well- known throughout the world.
Although it was raining heavily, we still went to school.
Read the following passage and mark the letter A, B, C, or D on your answer sheet to indicate the correct word or phrase that bestfits each of the numbered blanks from 31 to 35.
Last year, I (31)______ to Nepal for three months to work in hospital. I think it’s important (32)______ as much of a country as you can, but it is difficult to travel around Nepal. The hospital let me have a few days’ holiday, so I decided to go into the jungle and I asked a Nepalese guide, Kamal Rai, to go with me.
We started preparing for the trip at six in (33)______ morning, and left camp with two elephants carrying our equipment. It was hot but Kamal made me (34)______ shoes and trousers to protect me from snakes. In the jungle there was a lot of wildlife, but we were trying to find big cats, especially tigers. We climbed onto the elephants’ backs to get better view, but it is unusual to find tigers in the afternoon (35)______ they sleep in the heat of the day.
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 questions from 36 to 42.
Vietnam officially became a full member of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) on July 28, 1995. Since then, Vietnam has worked together with other ASEAN member countries to reinforce regional cooperation and made great contributions to maintaining peace, stability and reconciliation in the region.
In the past years in the ASEAN, Vietnam has reaped (obtained) many successes in all social and economic fields. The country has gradually restructured its administrative apparatus to suit a market economy and to integrate into the international community. Vietnam has made a good impression on ASEAN countries with its achievements in economic development especially in hunger eradication and poverty alleviation. ASEAN countries' investment into Vietnam has also increased sharply. With a high economic growth rate averaging seven percent each year, Vietnam has been able to decrease economic gap slightly with Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, the Philippines and Brunei.
In addition, Vietnam actively works to integrate culturally and socially with the Southeast Asian region while preserving its own cultural features. Thirteen is not a long period for such an important political event but what has been achieved in relations between Vietnam and the association is creating splendid prospect for the future.
Which is the best title of the passage?
How has ASEAN countries' investment into Vietnam also increased?
How long has Vietnam been a full member of ASEAN?
Which word means “an end to a disagreement and the start of a good relationship again”?.
Which information is not given in the passage?
That Vietnam ______ is an example of Vietnam's achievement in economy.
With a ______ growth rate averaging seven percent each year.
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 questions from 43 to 50.
Langston Hughes was one of the greatest American writers of the twentieth century. He was born in Joplin, Missouri, and moved to Cleveland at the age of fourteen. Four years later he went to Mexico and spent one year there before attending Columbia University in New York. For a few years after that he roamed the world as a seaman, visiting ports around the world and writing some poetry. He returned to the United States and attended Lincoln University, where he won the Writer Bynner Prize for undergraduate poetry. After graduating in 1928, he traveled to Spain and to Russia. His best novels include “Not Without Laughter” and “The Big Sea”. He wrote an autobiography in 1956 and also published his collections of poetry then. A man of many talents, Hughes is one of the most accomplished writers in American literature history.
Where was Langston Hughes born?
When did he travel to Spain?
Where did he win the Writer Bynner Prize for undergraduate poetry?
Which of the following statements is NOT true?
When did Langston Hughes move to Cleveland?
When were his collections of poetry published?
Langston Hughes was ______ years old when he went to Mexico.
Langston Hughes ______.