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 questions.

Câu 1:

A. clean 

B.  head

C.  beat

D.  teach 

Câu 2:

A. promise  

B. devise

C. surprise  

D. realise

Câu 3:

A. thumb

B. themselves

C. think

D. thorough 

Câu 4:

A. tooth

B.   boot

C. smooth

D. look

Câu 5:

A. visited 

B. decided

C.  engaged

D.  disappointed

Mark the letter A, B, c, or D on your answer sheet to indicate the correct answer to each of the following questions.

Câu 6:

During the lecture yesterday, he _____ the importance of a good education.

A. had stressed 

B. have stressed 

C. stressed  

D. stresses

Câu 7:

Mary_____________ the country by the time this letter reaches her.

A. is going to leave

B. will leave

C. is leaving

D. will have left

Câu 8:

-  “What’s your hobby, Hoa?”

-  “__________"

A. Well, I like collecting stamps  

B. Oh, with computers

C.  Well, I want stamps  

D. Oh, on the phone

Câu 9:

Our teacher came in when we __________ noisily.

A. had talked   

B. were talking

C. are talking

D. have been talking

Câu 10:

Working as a tourist guide involves_________ .

A. a lot to travel 

B. many of the travel

C. a lot of travel

D. any traveling

Câu 11:

Most Americans don’t object ________ being called by their first names.

A.  for 

B.  to   

C. in 

D. about

Câu 12:

I remember_____________ to the hospital but nothing after that.

A. taking 

B. to take

C. to be taken

D. being taken

Câu 13:

Let’s go to the library,____________ ?

A. shall we 

B. will we

C. would we 

D. should we

Câu 14:

I have to announce that the manager cannot attend our party today, ______________ is a pity.


A. that

B. who 

C. which 

D. what

Câu 15:

_________ the rise in unemployment, people still seem to be spending more.

A. While

B. Despite

C. Meanwhile 

D. Although

Câu 16: "We can’t go now. Let’s wait ______ the rain stops.”

A. until

B. when

C. after

D. as

Câu 17:

This library card will give you free access _____ the Internet 8 hours a day.


A. from

B. on

C. in

D. to

Câu 18:

- “You look nice today. I Iike your new hairstyle.”

- “__ ”

A. It’s nice of you to say so.  

B.  Shall I? Thanks.

C.  Oh, well done!   

D. I feel interesting to hear that.

Câu 19:

-  “A motorbike knocked Ted down.”

-  “______ ”

A. What is it now? 

B. Poor Ted!

C. How terrific!

D. What a motorbike!

Câu 20:

- “I have bought you a toy. Happy birthday to you!”

- " _____ "

A. The same to you!

B. Have a nice day!

C. What a pity! 

D. What a lovely toy! Thanks.

Câu 21:

The exhibition is not open to the general _______- .

A. public 

B. publicity 

C. publican  

D. publicist

Câu 22:

Applicants for the public relations post should have strong _____ skills.

A. personable 

B. personal 

C. interpersonal 

D. impersonal

Câu 23:

Jack was my___________ in the tennis match.

A. opposing 

B. opponent  

C. opposition 

D. opposite

Câu 24:

To be successful, an artist must show great______ .

A. originality 

B. origin  

C. original 

D. originally

Câu 25:

These mushrooms are__________ .

A. eaters 

B. eaten 

C. eating

D. edible

Câu 26:

The charity received £50,000 from an anonymous________ .

A. volunteer 

B. provider

C. donor

D. offer

Câu 27:

The bomb___________ in a crowded Street.

A. went out 

B. went off

C. came off

D. came out

Câu 28:

- "_______"

- “Oh, it’s great!”

A. How is the English competition like?

B. Would you like the English competition?

C. What do you like about the English competition?

D. What do you think of the English competition?

Câu 29:

All of us agree that a woman should_______ her social relations after marriage.


A. preserve 

B. maintain

C.   protect 

D. prevent

Câu 30:

I’m sorry for___________ such a fuss about the unfruitful plan.

A. making

B. doing

C. paying 

D. taking

Mark the letter A, B, C, or D on your answer sheet to show the underlined part that needs correction.

Câu 31: Bill is often late for class, which makes his teachers angrily.

A. is

B.  for 

C. which 

D. angrily

Câu 32:

In the end of the party, Mary found herself washing the dishes alone again, as usual.

A. In

B. herself

C. washing

D.  as usual

Câu 33:

The oceans, which cover two-thirds of earth’s surface, are the object of study for oceanographers.

A. The oceans

B. of earth’s surface

C. object

D. for 

Câu 34:

He isn’t going to the conference in March and neither they are.

A. going

B.  the

C. in March

D. neither they are

Câu 35:

His knowledge of physics enable him to assist the director in many ways

A. physics

B. enable

C. assist

D.  in many ways

Read the following passage and mark the letter A, B, C, or D on your anstwer sheet to indicate the correct answer to each of the blanks from 36 to 40.

If you like to build your holiday round a theme or particular activity, there are many opportunities open to you. The Scottish Tourist Board publishes an excellent (36)_____ , Adventure and Special Interests Holidays in Scotland (37)______ dozens of ideas for “different” holidays together with addresses to contact. Write for a copy to any of their offices.

You can, for example, go on an archaeological holiday and be (38)________ to many prehistory sites on the Solway Coast and the Early Christian remains at Whitlow. For creative people, there are a number of arts and crafts (39)________ that ofĩer instruction as well as relaxation. Prices vary, depending on the quality of teaching and accommodation. Subjects range from painting and music to wood-carving, silver-smiling and stone-cutting. Outdoor (40) ________ can choose from a wide range too -from bird-watching to camping, from gliding to golf.


Câu 36: _____(36)

A. story

B. brochure 

C. novel

D. letter

Câu 37: _____(37)

A. consisting  

B. involving 

C. containing

D. maintaining

Câu 38: _____(38)

A. shown

B. referred

C. introduced

D. presented

Câu 39: _____(39)

A. courses 

B. studies

C. careers

D. practices

Câu 40: _____(40)

A. sports

B. activities

C. enthusiasts

D. experts

Read the following passage and mark the letter A, B, C, or D on your answer sheet to indicate the correct answer lo each of the questions.

Almost all the energy on the earth comes from the sun. Heat from the sun makes the earth warm enough for life. Plants use the sun’s energy to live and grow. Plants give off a gas called oxygen. Animals eat plants and breathe oxygen. Animals need plants in order to live, and plants need the sun. You use plants to create heat and energy. You can burn wood from trees. You can burn fossil fuels called coal, gas, and oil. Fossil fuels formed deep underground from plants and animals that died millions of years ago.

The sun’s energy can also do harm. Too much sunlight can burn your skin, causing sunburn. Harmful rays from the sun can also cause a disease called skin cancer. Looking right at the sun can harm your eyes. You need to be careful of the sun. The center of the sun is called the core, which is extremely hot. All the energy of the sun comes from the nuclear reactions in its core. It takes a long time for the energy from the core to reach the surface of the earth — about 170,000 years!

Câu 41:

According to the passage, the sun is vital because_____ .


A. it has its hot core

B. plants live and grow better with the sun's energy

C. plants, animals and people need energy from the sun

D. fossil fuels will be used up and people turn to the sun’s energy

Câu 42:

Fossil fuels formed deep underground from______ .

A. heat from the sun 

B. earth and rock

C. oil and gas 

D. dead plants and animals

Câu 43:

The title for this passage could be_________ .

A. “Energy from the Sun”  

B. “Oxygen and Plants”

C.  “Animals and Plants”  

D.  “The Sun and Fossil Fuels”

Câu 44:

Harmful rays from the sun may cause________ .

A. fever 

B. skin cancer

C. pain 

D. headache 

Câu 45:

All of the íollovving statements are NOT true EXCEPT _____ .

A. the sun’s heat does no harm to people

B. looking right at the sun is a way to make your eyes better

C. the sun is a long way from the Earth

D. the center of the sun is not very hot

Mark the letter A, B, C, or D on your answer sheetto indicate the correct answer to each of the following questions.

Câu 46:

Nam studies hard_____________ .

A. in order to passing the exam 

B. so that he will pass the exam

C. in order pass the exam

D. so as that he will pass the exa

Câu 47:

Geometry is a branch of mathematics________ the properties of lines, curves, shapes, and surfaces.


A. it is concerned with 

B. which concern

C. concern with

D. that is concerned with

Câu 48:

The earlier she leaves,____________ .

A. the sooner she will arrive  

B.  the soonest she will arrive

C. she will soon arrive

D. she will arrive sooner

Câu 49:

Sue has been our next-door neighbor for years;______ .

A. and we hardly ever see her   

B. therefore, she never sees us

C. so we hardly ever see her

D. however, we hardly ever see her

Câu 50:

________, he wouldn’t  have missed the train.

A. If he listened to me      

B. Unless she had listened to me

C. If he had listened to me 

D. If he didn’t listen