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Read the following passage and mark the letter A, B, C or D on your answer sheet toindicate the best answer for each question
We first learn about loving and caring relationships from our families. Family is definedas a domestic group of people with some degree of kinship - whether through blood,marriage, or adoption. Ideally, each child is nurtured, respected, and grows up to care forothers and develop strong and healthy relationships. This does not mean that it is alwayseasy to make and keep friends; it just means that we share the goal of having strongrelationships.
"Family" includes your siblings and parents, as well as relatives who you may notinteract with everyday,such as your cousins,aunts,uncles,grandparents,andstepparents.
These are probably the people you are closest to and with whom you spend the mosttime.Having healthy relationships with your family members is both important anddifficult.
Families in the 21st century come in all shapes and sizes: traditional, single parent, blended(more than one family together in the same house], and gay and lesbian parents -just toname a few. No matter the "type" of family you have, there are going to be highs and lows -good times and bad. Many times, however, families become blocked in theirrelationships by hurt, anger, mistrust, and confusion. These are natural and normal, andfew families do not have at least a few experiences with them. The worst time for mostfamilies, is during a divorce. By making a few simple changes in the way we look at theworld and deal with other people, it is possible to create happier, more stable relationships.Families need to be units of mutual caring and support; they can be sources of lifelongstrength for all individuals.
(Adapted from http://www.pamf.org)
Câu 1. What is the main idea of the passage?
A. The importance of sharing housework in a family.
B. The importance of having children in a family.
C. The role of members in family.
D. The healthy relationships among members in family.
Câu 2. Ideally, each child is nurtured, respected, and grows up___ ?
A. to keep in touch with the people around them.
B. to keep a track of the people around them.
C. to be familiar with the people around them.
D. to be concerned about the people around them.
Câu 3. What does the word "These" in paragraph 2 refer to?
A. good and bad times
D. high sandlows
Câu 4. Which of the following is closest in meaning to "siblings" in paragraph 2?
A. brothers & sisters
B. husband & wife
Câu 5. According to the passage, which example below is probably NOT TRUE about thedefinition of family?
A. wife &husband relationship
B. step-father &daughter relationship
C. nanny &baby relationship
D. god-mother &god-son relationship
Mark the letter A, B, C or D on your answer sheet to indicate the word whose underlinedpart is pronounced differently from that of the others.
Mark the letter A, B, C or D on your answer sheet to indicate the most suitable responseto complete each of the following exchanges.
Câu 8. Marry and Janet are at the dancing club.
Marry: "You are a great dancer. I wish I could do half as well as you."
Janet: "______ . I'm an awful dancer."
A. You've got to be kidding!
B. You're too kind.
C. Oh, thank you very much
D. That's a nice compliment!
Câu 9. Hoa and Laura are talking about their volunteer work.
Hoa: "Thank you very much for helping the disadvantaged children here.
"Laura: "_______ ."
A. What a pity!
B. It's our pleasure.
C. That's nice of you!
D. Sorry, we don't know.
Mark the letter A, B, C, or D on your answer sheet to indicate the word or phrase that is CLOSEST in meaning to the underlined part in each of the following questions.
Câu 10. Her style of dress was conservative. She never wears items that are too tight, shortorlow-cut.
B. up to date
Câu 11. There has been a hot debate among the scientists relating to the pros and cons ofusing robotic probes to study distant objects in space.
A. problems and solutions
B. causes and effects
C. solutions and limitations
D. advantages and disadvantages
Read the following passage and mark the letter A, B, C or D on your answer sheet toindicate the correct word for each of the blanks from 12 to 16
In the early twentieth century, an American woman named Emily Post wrote a bookon etiquette. This book explained the proper behavior Americans should follow in manydifferent social (12)______ , from birthday parties to funerals. But in modern society, itis not simply to know the proper rules for behavior in your own country. It is necessaryfor people (13)_______ work or travel abroad to understand the rules of etiquette in othercultures as well.
Cultural (14)______ can be found in such simple processes as giving or receiving agift. In Western cultures, a gift can be given to the receiver with relatively little ceremony.When a gift is offered, the receiver usually takes the gift and expresses his or her thanks.(15)_______ , in some Asian countries, the act of gift-giving may appear confusing to Westerners. In Chinese culture, both the giver and receiver understand that the receiverwill typically refuse to take the gift several times before he or she finally accepts it. Inaddition, to (16)_______ respect for the receiver, it is common in several Asian culturesto use both hands when offering a gift to another person.
(Source: Reading Advantage by Casey Malarcher)
Mark the letter A, B, C, or D on your answer sheet to indicate the word or phrase that is OPPOSITE in meaning to the underlined part in each of the following questions.
Câu 17. This restaurant was highly recommended for good service, delicious food and kind-hearted boss.
A. generous and gracious
B. ambitious and greedy
C. attentive and helpful
D. polite and friendly
Câu 18. Vietnamese have a strong sense of hospitality and feel embarrassed if they cannotshow their guests full respect by preparing for their interval.
Mark the letter A, B, C or D on your answer sheet to indicate the correct sentence withthe same meaning as the one printed before it.
Câu 19. Despite his early retirement, he found no peace in life.
A. Although he retired early, but he found no peace in life.
B. He found no peace in life because he retired early.
C. Early as he retired, he found no peace in life.
D. His early retirement has brought him peace in life.
Câu 20. "Why don't you participate in the volunteer work in summer?", said Sophie.
A. Sophie asked me why not participate in the volunteer work in summer
B. Sophie made me participate in the volunteer work in summer.
C. Sophie suggested my participating in the volunteer work in summer.
D. Sophie suggested me to participate in the volunteer work in summer.
Câu 21. He visited London three years ago.
A.He hasn’t visited London for three years.
B.He was in London for three years.
C.He didn’t visit London three years ago.
D.He has been in London for three years.
Read the following passage and mark the letter A, B, C or D on your answer sheet toindicate the best answer for each question
It is an undeniable fact that a woman's place was once in the home. In the past, women weremerely required to fulfill the role of mother and housewife. Today, this situation haschanged tremendously. If a woman possesses the attributes and qualities of her malecounterpart, she will definitely be given equal opportunities in the career world withoutmuch bias. Therefore, women began to make the scene and, eventually, there was a steadyflow of women leaving their homes. A certain vacuum or emptiness was thus created inthe households. No more could the husbands turn to their wives after a hard day's work.Society marveled at the ability of women, but it also suffered at the realization of theimportant role that women play in their homes. Should women be allowed to work aftermarriage then? The answer is undoubtedly positive although this issue is highlydebatable in terms of the nature of the professions involved. If a woman pursues her careerbut is at the same time able to care for her home and children, one simply cannot find anyreason why she should not be allowed to do so.
A woman's influence is greatly needed in the home, on the children. What a child needsmost is his mother's care because how the child is molded depends greatly on her. It is areal pity that women who leave their homes solely in search of a career seldom give athought to this. The children, being helpless and dependent creatures, may have nobody to turn to at home, except servants or relatives. With the mother's back onlyafter a hard day's toil, the children surely do not get much attention.
Whether a woman should continue to work after marriage would depend on the nature ofher profession. It is a waste of resources if women, after seeking higher education,immediately abandon their careers after matrimony. A woman's effort can alsocontribute to the well-being and development of society. In the Malaysian context, ateacher is only required to work a five-day week with term holidays every now and then.Moreover, she is in school for only half of the day. The other half of the day can bedevoted to her home. A teacher, besides educating the society, can fulfill the role of both mother and housewife. There are many other careers like those of nurses, clerks andtypists where women can fulfill the double role.
Nevertheless, there are many professions which would not be advisable for women toindulge in after marriage. A public relations officer spends almost three-quarters of hertime in her career. She has heavy tasks to shoulder which might require her to entertainothers till odd hours at night. Women who venture into the business world should thinktwice before plunging into it. It would be beyond their means to fulfill two demandingroles at the same time.
As it is, a woman's most important responsibility still lies in her home. Without heraround in the house, one just cannot bear to think of the consequences. Unless and untilshe can fulfill the basic role of a housewife and mother, she should not make a career hersole responsibility.
Câu 22. The word "mearvelled" in paragraph 1 could be best replaced by_______.
A. was excited
B. was amazed
C. was frustrated
D. was fascinated
Câu 23. According to the passage, what job is NOT suitable for women after gettingmarried?
B. public relations officers
Câu 24. Which of the following about women is NOT true in paragraph 1?
A. Women play an important role in their homes.
B. Women will have equality of job opportunities if they are as qualified as men.
C. Women's going out to work didn't change anything in the life of their families.
D. The main role of women in bygone days was childbearing and homemaking.
Câu 25. Why should a business woman have the second thought before starting her career?
A. Because she has heavy tasks to shoulder till very late at night.
B. Since she has to spend three quarters of her time on business.
C. Because she has to plunge into this job.
D. As it would be hard for her to fulfill the double role at the same time.
Câu 26. The word "this" in paragraph 2 refers to .
A. the woman's influence at her home
B. the career that the woman wants to do
C. the child of the woman
D. the mother's care which is the most necessary for a child
Câu 27. What is the best title of the passage?
A. The necessary characteristics for women to work after marriage.
B. Should women be allowed to work after marriage?
C. What jobs are suitable for women after marriage?
D. The role of women in society.
Câu 28. The word "matrimony" in paragraph 3 is closest in meaning to_____.
Câu 29. Which can be inferred from the last paragraph?
A. Women should fulfill their primary roles at home before making their own careers.
B. Women should not have their own careers.
C. Women should stay at home to fulfill their responsibilities.
D. Women should think of the consequences in their houses.
Mark the letter A, B, C or D on your answer sheet to indicate the correct sentence thatbest combines each pair of sentences in the following questions.
Câu 30. George graduated with a good degree. However, he joined the ranks of theunemployed.
A. That George graduated with a good degree helped him join the ranks of theunemployed.
B. George joined the ranks of the unemployed because he graduated with a good degree.
C. If George graduated with a good degree, he would join the ranks of the unemployed.
D. Although George graduated with a good degree, he joined the ranks of theunemployed.
Câu 31. Electronic devices are bad for your eyes. Their radiation is very harmful.
A. Electronic devices, which are bad for your eyes, their radiation is very harmful.
B. Electronic devices, whose radiation is very harmful, are bad for your eyes.
C. Electronic devices that their radiation is very harmful are bad for your eyes.
D. Electronic devices which their radiation is very harmful are bad for your eyes
Mark the letter A, B, C or D on your answer sheet to indicate the best answer to each ofthe following questions.
Câu 32. Both husband and wife should be responsible ________-doing thehousehold chores.
Câu 33. They _______-enthusiastically when their teacher________- in.
A. will discuss/will come
B. will have discussed/comes
C. were discussing/came
Câu 34. Gestures such as waving and handshaking are _________forms of communication.
Câu 35. His brother refuses to even listen to anyone else's point of view. He is very ______.
Câu 36. I finally______ the cold that I had had all week.
A. get over
B. pass out
C. pull through
D. come down with
Câu 37. Some people are concerned with physical ______when choosing a wife or husband
Câu 38. Everyone likes him, ________?
A. doesn't she
B. don't they
C. doesn't he
D. don't you
Câu 39. If I__________ it was a formal party, I wouldn't have worn my old jeans and ajumper.
A. had been knowing
B. could know
D. had known
Câu 40. ________his physical disability, he managed to finish the course with good results.
Câu 41. Mr. Park Hang Seo, a Korean coach, is considered a big ______ in Vietnamfootball.
Câu 42. I deeply regret_______ to her so severely last night. She was badly hurt.
A. being spoken
B. having spoken
C. to be speaking
D. to speak
Câu 43. Why don't you_______ these photos into your computer, because then you would haveyour own digital copies.
Câu 44. __________in large quantities in the Middle East, oil became known as black gold becauseof the large profit it brought.
A. That when discovered
D.Which was discovered
Câu 45. Mark Zuckerberg's enormous success has taken a lot of hardwork and ____.
Mark the letter A, B, C or D on your answer sheet to indicate the word which is stresseddifferently from the rest.
Mark the letter A, B, C or D on your answer sheet to indicate the underlined word orphrase in each sentence that needs correcting.
Câu 48. Jane's friends insist that she will stay at their house when she visits Toronto next weekend.
C. next weekend
D. will stay at
Câu 49. The woman is famous not only for her beauty, intelligent but also for her hardworking.
A. not only
Câu 50. Most people consider it women's responsible to take care of children and do housework.
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