Question 1. People in Northern and Southern areas conduct the activity of visiting pagoda differently.
Question 2. Northern Vietnamese seem to be more sophisticated than Southern people.
Question 3. Northen Vietnamese do not bring many items to pagodas.
Question 4. Southern people simply ask for what they wish for.
Question 5.The noble tradition of visiting pagodas retains its own real meaning.
Question 6. Tet is a traditional festival in Viet Nam.
Question 7. It is an occasion for people in the world.
Question 8. People will go shopping before Tet.
Question 9. Adults hope to receive lucky money.
Question 10. Children will wish longevity to their grandparents and parents.
II. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest.
A. activity B. nomadic
C. waterwheel D. diversity
A. leisure B. majority
C. socialise D. pasture
III. Find the word which has a different sound in the underlined part.
A. enoughB. cough
C. althoughD. rough
A. success B. accident
C. accuracy D. accept
IV. Choose the word or phrase that best completes each unfinished sentence below.
Question 16. They bought ________ a new car.
A. theyself B. theyselves
C. themself D. themselves
Question 17. They ________ talk in the library.
A. mustn't B. don't have to
C. shouldn't to D. needn't to
Question 18. He ________ wear a suit to work but he usually does.
A. doesn't have to B. mustn't
C. have to D. must
Question 19. ________ not ask Kate to go with go?
A. When B. Why
C. What D. Who
Question 20. He ________ to music at night.
A. enjoys to listen B. listened
C. enjoys listening D. is listening
Question 21. He isn't intelligent ________ the problem.
A. enough to solve
B. enough money
C. enough to be solved
D. many money
Question 22. I have ________ to buy this house.
A. money enough
B. enough money
C. a lots of money
D. many money
Question 23. He is very studious. He ________ late at night.
A. is studying B. studied
C. studies D. study
Question 24. He ________ me at the weekend.
A. visits often B. visited
C. like visiting D. often visits
Question 25. Wait a moment! I ________ the word in the dictionary.
A. look up B. am looking at
C. am looking up D. am looking for
V. Choose the words or phrases thet best fit each of the blank spaces.
When I think of my neighborhood I get (26) ________ . For one thing it is in a crowded street (27) ________ many tall storeyed building on both (28) ________. One can't see the (29) ________ or sunset when one lives in this street. It is always crowded and (30) ________ but for the small hours of the night. All (31) ________ of vehicles move about the streets, especially in the morning and (32)______ office hours. These vehicles raise continuing, loud, unplesant noise. (33) ________ the road is well tarred there is no dust.
There is a school and a department store (34) ________. The school children add to the crowd and noise of the place. Very often they encroach upon the road for there is no proper playground for them.
Having lived in this neighborhood (35) ________ quite a long time, I long for the rural atmosphere which the poets have sung so much about.
A. sadly B. depressed
C. depressing D. anxiously
A. for B. by
C. with D. from
A. banks B. outside
C. inside D. sides
A. sun B. sunrise
C. moon D. moon-rise
A. noise B. noisily
C. noisy D. noises
A. sorts B. kinds
C. types D. all are correct
A. since B. for
C. during D. from
A. Since B. Because
C. As D. All are correct
A. next to B. nearby
C. near to D. next
A. for B. since
C. during D. in
VI. Put the verbs in brackets into the correct form or tense.
Question 36. You should practice (speak) ________ English every day.
Question 37. It (get) ________ hotter and hotter in June.
Question 38. The movie (start) ________ at 8.15 this evening.
Question 39. We already (finish) ________the first semester exams.
Question 40. Mr.Binh (learn) ________ Chinese at school, but he (forget) ________ most of it.