Đáp án Olympic English 2021 [Update từng tuần]

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1. Đáp án thi Olympic vòng 1 tuần 8 bài 2

1. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Soccer ....... now a popular sport in most countries.

A

was

B

has been

C

am

D

is

2. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

We live ....... the city centre.

A

near

B

next

C

by

D

nearby

3. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

I read the ....... of that book but I couldn't possibly read the whole story.

A

starting

B

start

C

beginning

D

begin

4. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

My best friend ....... me in a time of need.

A

quitted

B

deserted

C

departed

D

resigned

5. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

It is the first time Jason has written a love letter, so no wonder he made a few ....... of the pen out of excitement.

A

blunders

B

slips

C

mistakes

D

errors

6. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

User: Yes, they would do if you didn't ....... in asking questions.

A

continue

B

persist

C

insist

D

pursue

7. As a newspaper reporter she always wanted to get information at first hand.

A

quickly

B

slowly

C

easily

D

directly

9. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

This will be a programme presenting that ....... comedian, George Blair.

A

populated

B

popular

C

populous

D

poplar

The manager dismissed the new proposal out of hand and said that it was not at all practical.

A

quickly

B

utterly

C

directly

D

simply

11. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Oh, come on it's ....... not that difficult.

A

quickly

B

hardly

C

always

D

surely

12. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

In fact because he had refused to kow tow to (accept without question) some of the official regulations, he had been forced to take ....... retirement.

A

busy

B

easy

C

early

D

quick

13. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

I ....... to the concert every Monday on the radio and I imagine I am there listening to it in person.

A

listen

B

am listening

C

hear

D

am hearing

14. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Deborah: Oh yes. He's very good. At home when he's ....... eating, he goes into the kitchen and washes up his plates.

A

finished

B

ended

C

ends

D

finishes

15. Identify the meaning of the underlined word or phrase

I wouldn't do that but you do whatever you like, as it's no skin off my nose.

A

it's no good to me

B

it's not important to me

C

it's not clear to me

D

it's not bad for me

16. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

The interesting thing about ....... is all the roads that they built in Britain.

A

Romans

B

a Romans

C

the Romans

17. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

I hope you realize that as a climber you will be exposed to the severe ....... of the mountains.

A

perils

B

adventures

C

harms

D

Injuries

18. Identify the meaning of the underlined word or phrase

I have a feeling in my gut that one of the employees is giving information about his boss to another company.

A

strong fear

B

really strong instinct

C

slight hint

D

a lot of proof

19. Identify the meaning of the underlined word or phrase

I had quite a shock last night. I ran into an old flame of mine.

A

a bright light

B

a brilliant person

C

a former girlfriend

D

sparkling personality

20. Identify the meaning of the underlined word or phrase

Learning a foreign language goes hand in hand with International Business.

A

tossed from one hand to another

B

in different directions

C

individually

D

together

21. Choose the correct definition

intimate

A

adjective: single; alone

B

verb: to turn over and over and move in a particular direction; to make a round object do this

C

adjective: very close or familiar

D

noun: a settled area that is ruled by or belongs to another country; a group settled in one of these areas or countries

23. Choose the correct definition

element

A

adjective: impressive in size or appearance; large in scope

B

noun: naturally-created features of the Earth

C

verb: have a new relationship with a person

D

noun: a part of something, especially an important part

24. Choose the correct definition

possession

A

noun: a number of people or things that are dealt with as a group

B

noun: the white material that makes up the tusks of elephants and other tusked animals

C

noun: an aggressive and violent action against a person or place

D

noun: a thing that is owned or controlled by someone

musical instrument

A

noun: a three-dimensional work of art made of flexible or hard materials

B

noun: a device used for playing music

C

noun: a series of games or competitions to determine a final champion

D

adjective: not able to last at the current rate of use, or involving practices that use up or cause permanent damage to a resource

26. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A

royalty

B

civilized

C

diary

D

disconnect

27. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A

endowment

B

punitive

C

Agreement

D

respectively

28. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A

amusing

B

unusual

C

sightseeing

D

capacity

29. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A

autobiography

B

strategy

C

satisfy

D

feminine

30. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A

dreadfully

B

acrylic

C

foundation

D

proprietor

31. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Mery usually goes to parties. She like meeting people and crowded places ....... she is rather shy.

A

in spite of

B

even though

C

on the contrary

D

in other words

32. Find the part of the sentence which is incorrect

January is usually a very cold month with plenty of rains and sometimes snow. February is the shortest month — usually containing only 28 days.

A

is

B

rains

C

the shortest

33. Complete the text with the best conjunctive adverb.

Mitochondria are well known for their role as energy producers in cells; ___, they also perform lesser-known functions, such as helping to control cell life cycles.

A

as a result

B

for example

C

however

34. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

He may never speak to me again ....... he ....... out what happened.

A

if/finds

B

if/will find

C

unless/finds

D

unless/will find

35. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

"You live in a huge house, don't you?" "Yes, but we ....... !"

A

didn't use to

B

wouldn't

C

use not

D

weren't used to

36. Choose the word that best describes or modifies the word in bold.

Mei performed so ___ during her audition that she was asked to sing a solo at the concert.

A

good

B

well

37. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

My opinion is that they don't know what to do and are merely playing ....... time.

A

to

B

for

C

At

D

in

38. Choose the word that best describes or modifies the word in bold.

I ___ accepted Kelsey's offer to help move my furniture into my new home.

A

gladly

B

glad

39. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

They can neither read nor write, ....... such concepts.

A

they can nor comprehend

B

nor they can comprehend

C

nor can they comprehend

D

can they nor comprehend

40. Select the best pronoun to complete the sentence.

After I record ___ singing "Happy Birthday," I'll email the video to Maria.

A

myself

B

ourselves

C

herself

41. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

We will have completed our work ....... next month, and then we will have an interesting vacation ....... summer.

A

since / on

B

for / of

C

on / at

D

by / in

42. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

He told them he ....... starting work the next day.

A

will be

B

will have been

C

would be

D

would have been

43. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

He came ....... some of his old love letters in his wife's drawer.

A

forward

B

along

C

across

D

up

44. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

No one knows why he ....... those terrible things in the past.

A

make

B

do

C

made

D

did

45. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

I had never seen so much food in my life. ....... had I.

A

Too

B

So

C

Neither

D

Either

46. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

We had so much fun in Chicago — we ....... it in three days.

A

make

B

do

C

Made

D

did

47. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

I ....... for the match to begin when suddenly a dog ran onto the pitch.

A

had waited

B

was waiting

C

waited

D

wait

48. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

He has a coat and a hot hat for a cold place. He has a warm sleeping bag ........

A

so

B

too

C

or

D

either

49. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Old lady: The fact is I just can't ....... that cereal packet on the top shelf.

A

Touch

B

reach

C

acquire

D

access

50. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

He said that he ....... me there at 4.30 this afternoon.

A

would meet

B

met

C

will meet

D

meets

51. Identify the meaning of the word or phrase

unrestrained

A

elementary particle with 0 charge and mass about equal to a proton

B

root of cultivated varieties of the plant, usually spindle-shaped, and of a reddish yellow color

C

unchecked; free; marked by uncontrolled excitement or emotion

D

not inclined; having a disinclination; being unwilling

52. Identify the meaning of the word or phrase

recommendation

A

extreme pain of mind or body; anguish; last struggle of life; death struggle

B

making attractive or acceptable; pushing for something

C

most frequent; widespread; predominant

D

strategy; policy; plan for attaining a particular goal

53. Identify the meaning of the word or phrase

preserve

A

support or establish the certainty or validity of; verify

B

uphold; retain; maintain in safety from injury, peril, or harm

C

humble; less ambitious; moderate

D

passage from one form or state to another; change

54. Identify the meaning of the word or phrase

nobility

A

any physical damage to body caused by violence or accident or fracture

B

deserving of blame; adjudged to have committed crime

C

state of extreme confusion or agitation; commotion or tumult

D

quality or state of being noble; superiority of mind or of character; commanding excellence; eminence

55. Identify the meaning of the word or phrase

shaft

A

cook with dry heat, usually in an oven; subject to laughter or ridicule

B

have desire for something or someone; yearn; grieve or mourn for

C

worker; someone who works with their hands

D

axes; vertical passage into a mine; long narrow stem or body of a spear or arrow

56. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A

reprimand

B

untying

C

enchantment

D

decrepit

57. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A

reclusive

B

papacy

C

forefinger

D

excellency

58. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A

sacrosanct

B

motorcade

C

serenade

D

sorcery

59. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A

limerick

B

embankment

C

intercom

D

asteroid

60. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A

Tourniquet

B

ancestral

C

hernia

D

chimpanzee

2. Đáp án Olympic tiếng Anh vòng 1 tuần 8 bài 2

1. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

You can't miss it, it's that tall building right at the ....... of the road.

A

end

B

ends

C

finish

D

finishes

2. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Hi, Dave. I'm calling to see if you have any ....... for the weekend. We could go out and have some fun if you like.

A

plans

B

aims

C

targets

D

ambitions

3. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Because when the ....... of the piece arrived in the shape of a burglar to steal something, he didn't find anything valuable.

A

villain

B

peasant

C

evil

D

devil

4. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Does anyone honestly ....... what a politician says nowadays?

A

discover

B

think

C

believe

D

credit

5. Identify the meaning of the underlined word or phrase

I am so mad at my boyfriend. We were supposed to have a date last night at the park but he stood me up.

A

didn't come

B

forgot

C

took me somewhere else

D

pretended he didn't know

6. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

That ....... interesting.

A

rings

B

looks

C

hears

D

sounds

7. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

One can tell immediately that you are a ....... by the accomplished way you perform.

A

amateur

B

worker

C

tyro

D

professional

8. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Possibly you also know the expression 'blind date', which is a rendezvous with a person you have never seen before and you are meeting them ....... the first time.

A

at

B

in

C

for

D

from

9. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

She did write one or two novels but she is best known for her excellent ....... stories.

A

brief

B

short

C

abrupt

D

sudden

10. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

The train now ....... at the platform 6 is the 10.45 for London.

A

sitting

B

standing

C

waiting

D

remaining

1. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Yesterday they ....... very well in their class.

A

do

B

does

C

will do

D

did

12. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Next time you ....... to my house, you must bring that book.

A

come

B

is coming

C

are coming

13. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Hi, Mario. I do actually have a homework ....... to do. The deadline's Monday and I'm afraid I'll have to do it during the weekend, so I'll be quite busy.

A

work

B

assignment

C

job

D

duty

14. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Just look at the size of those huge ....... at the checkouts.

A

tails

B

lines

C

queues

D

rows

15. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

You'll notice that as soon as the children come home from school, the dog will jump up and show its great ....... for them.

A

infection

B

affection

C

affectation

D

protection

16. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

There are three books in my backpack. One is a maths book and ....... is a chemistry book.

A

others

B

another

C

the other

D

the others

17. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Does your ....... have a dishwasher?

A

living room

B

bathroom

C

dining room

D

kitchen

18. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

I've just received his latest detective novel from the publisher so it's what you might call hot ....... the press.

A

by

B

from

C

with

D

off

19. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Well, I think it is and I ....... it's an impossible question to answer.

A

deliver

B

reckon

C

report

D

realize

20. Identify the meaning of the underlined word or phrase

If you want my opinion, I think this needs looking into.

A

examining

B

finding

C

searching

D

discovering

21. Choose the correct definition

involve

A

noun: a place where people pay to sit and eat meals

B

noun: a picture, short film, song, etc that tries to persuade people to buy a product or service

C

used to describe a place that does not have a roof, or an event that takes place outside

D

verb: if a situation, an event or an activity involves something, that thing is an important or necessary part or result of it

22. Choose the correct definition

choice

A

noun: the way in which something is viewed, understood, or interpreted by others

B

noun: the chance to select between two or more things

C

noun: an injection of something into the body using a needle

D

adjective: best liked or most enjoyed

23. Choose the correct definition

herald

A

noun: an unfavorable situation that causes difficulty

B

verb: to take or maintain control of an area by military force

C

noun: an interesting or enjoyable place to go or thing to do

D

verb: to be a sign that something is going to happen

24. Choose the correct definition

tragedy

A

noun: a professional cook

B

noun: an event that causes great destruction, suffering, or loss of life

C

noun: all the people or other living things that are born and live at about the same time

D

noun: a mountain with a large, circular hole at the top through which lava, gases, steam, and dust are or have been forced out

25. Choose the correct definition

fantastic

A

adverb: especially

B

the quality or state of being passive

C

adjective: extraordinarily good or attractive

D

to be the basis or cause of something

26. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A

respectively

B

paradigm

C

camcorder

D

prosperous

27. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A

calendar

B

enterprise

C

festival

D

responsible

29. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A

emperor

B

mechanics

C

melody

D

ancestor

0. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A

attending

B

utterly

C

presidency

D

motivate

31. Find the part of the sentence which is incorrect

Next time you are coming to my house, you must bring that book.

A

are coming

B

must

C

bring

32. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

The weather changed ........ There were an ....... change in the weather.

A

unexpected/ unexpectedly

B

unexpectancy/ unexpected

C

unexpectedly/ unexpected

D

unexpectedly/ unexpectation

33. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

When I last talked to him, he ....... English.

A

studies

B

study

C

was studying

D

studied

34. Complete the text with the best conjunctive adverb.

The Suzukis sold their condominium in the city and bought a farm and a herd of dairy goats. Now they make cheese and ice cream from the milk. ___, they produce scented soaps and skincare products.

A

In fact

B

Also

C

Incidentally

35. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

The scene is set in the 1800s, people were so poor in ....... days.

A

this

B

that

C

these

D

those

36. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

I am looking for the report which ....... on the table.

A

placed

B

has been placed

C

was placing

D

has placed

37. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

They ....... to finish their work because they ....... Los Angeles next Sunday.

A

are meeting / visit

B

need / are going to visit

C

have needed / are visiting

D

needed / have visited

38. Select the best pronoun to complete the sentence.

To protest the logging of old growth forests, demonstrators stationed ___ outside the capitol building.

A

herself

B

itself

C

themselves

39. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Let me know ....... you're going to the store. I want you to pick up something for me.

A

when

B

what

C

where

D

how

40. Select the correct pronoun to complete the sentence.

I recently met my favorite author at a book signing, and I was able to pose with ___ for a photograph.

A

him

B

he

41. Complete the sentence with the best verb.

Neither the president nor his advisers ___ that a military strike would have a positive outcome.

A

believes

B

believe

42. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

In the distance, the onlookers could see a fleet of ........

A

players

B

insects

C

stairs

D

ships

43. Complete the text with the better conjunctive adverb.

Animals that are blind or nearly blind have ways to maneuver around their environments without sight. ___, moles use their incredible sense of smell, and bats use echolocation.

A

For example

B

Still

44. Select the correct pronoun to complete the sentence.

I'm almost positive that it is ___ who is in charge of reordering office supplies.

A

she

B

her

45. Complete the sentence with the better correlative conjunctions.

Urban agriculture is flourishing in cities around the United States. City dwellers are ___ producing crops ___ raising livestock. Many once-vacant lots are now home to herb and vegetable gardens as well as goats, chickens, and beehives.

A

not only…but also

B

neither…nor

46. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

It is important to brush your ....... at least twice a day.

A

teeth

B

teeths

C

tooth

D

tooths

47. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

More than 50 films ....... in Ho Chi Minh City since June.

A

were shown

B

had been shown

C

have been shown

D

have shown

48. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

To ....... should the check be made payable?

A

who

B

who's

C

whom

D

which

49. Find the part of the sentence which is incorrect

Dave believed the plan was to dangerous and at first he said he didn't want to have anything to do with it.

A

believed

B

to

C

anything

50. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Flemming discovered penicillin ........

A

accidentally

B

accidental

C

accident

D

on accident

51. Identify the meaning of the word or phrase

accomplished

A

speak wildly, irrationally; speak or write with wild enthusiasm

B

skilled; experienced; having many social graces; polished or refined

C

crowd or throng; a great number of persons; pile or mass

D

concerning each of two or more persons or things; exchangeable; interacting

52. Identify the meaning of the word or phrase

array

A

alteration in the shape or dimensions; a change for the worse

B

set out for display or use; place in orderly arrangement

C

cleanse with water; flush; wash lightly without soap

D

supplying water to the land to help crops grow

3. Identify the meaning of the word or phrase

outright

A

state of being proximate; nearness in place, time, or relation

B

altogether; entirely; without reservation or exception

C

sophisticated; of worldwide scope

D

frighten; make timid; fill with fear

54. Identify the meaning of the word or phrase

transfer

A

shifting; conveyance or removal of something from one place, person, or thing to another

B

any art that invokes supernatural powers

C

inspired by love for one's country

D

morally, socially, or legally obligated to another; under a legal obligation to someone

55. Identify the meaning of the word or phrase

affected

A

speaking or behaving in artificial way; emotionally stirred or moved; infected or attacked

B

condition or state, especially a bad state or condition

C

range of one's perceptions, thoughts, or actions; extent; bound

D

absolutely; completely

56. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A

renegade

B

simile

C

temperamental

D

biosphere

57. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A

immeasurable

B

smattering

C

jeopardize

D

baritone

58. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A

unqualified

B

aphasia

C

dismissive

D

retrograde

59. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A

newcomer

B

animus

C

resentful

D

devious

60. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A

vindictive

B

addendum

C

prodigy

D

lethargic

3. Đáp án thi Olympic tiếng Anh vòng 1 tuần 7 bài 1

1. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

In that case just look at the table and tell ....... what you see.

A

my

B

I

C

me

2. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

You'd better get back to work instead of ....... nervously up and down the corridors.

A

pacing

B

ranging

C

strolling

D

Staggering

3. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

In fact they were actually turning ....... people.

A

away

B

into

C

down

D

up

4. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

What he did was inappropriate to his social status; as the president of the country, he didn't realize what a(n)....... he had made.

A

mistake

B

error

C

misunderstanding

D

gaffe

5. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Lightning ....... his favourite oak tree, the one which he used to climb as a child.

A

struck

B

whipped

C

beat

D

knocked

6. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

As she had made such an impression on her employers, she was soon offered ........

A

progress

B

preferment

C

promotion

D

position

  1. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

I know I ....... do it because I have done it before.

A

ought

B

must

C

can

  1. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Every week I work five days and I get two days ........

A

after

B

off

C

not

D

no

  1. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Sadly Doris had already turned her back ....... me and gone back to the kitchen.

A

against

B

out

C

on

D

in

  1. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

I think that the main ....... for all this emotion is probably the way you have reacted to the play.

A

ratio

B

reason

C

ration

D

rate

  1. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Oh, come on it's ....... not that difficult.

A

quickly

B

hardly

C

always

D

surely

  1. Identify the meaning of the underlined word or phrase

Bob used to work as a media courier during school summer breaks when he was a kid, now he has his own newspaper.

A

a reporter from the school newspaper

B

a newspaper seller boy

C

a newspaper delivery boy

D

a television news announcer

  1. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Everything in the ....... is lovely.

A

roses

B

flowers

C

grass

D

garden

  1. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

The really high ....... of the evening's entertainment was when two clowns came into the ring and started throwing things at each other.

A

thing

B

feature

C

place

D

spot

  1. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

You must not drink and then ....... a car.

A

lead

B

drive

C

take

D

guide

  1. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

If you really want to enjoy the full flavour of that particular meal, you must remember to ....... the right balance of sauces together.

A

join

B

stick

C

attach

D

mix

  1. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Alan: If that's how you feel, I'll leave you ........

A

lonely

B

lonesome

C

alone

D

apart

  1. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

The contract stated that he would never eat any meat ........

A

whatsoever

B

whosoever

C

howsoever

D

whichsoever

  1. Identify the meaning of the underlined word or phrase

Honey, can you hand me the car key, please? It's right next to you on the table.

A

take to me

B

make a copy of

C

give me

D

find me

  1. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Mike: 'Do you think he'll be the next President?'
Jane: '.......'

A

Your guess is as good as mine.

B

Your guess is better.

C

My guess is worse.

D

We must guess harder.

  1. Choose the correct definition

extravagant

A

noun: a distinctive smell, especially an unpleasant one

B

adjective: spending a lot more money or using a lot more of something than you can afford or than is necessary

C

noun: a thing that may happen, be true, or be an option

D

noun: the process of people making their homes in a place

  1. Choose the correct definition

private

A

adjective: personal; not public or meant to be shared with others

B

noun: something that comes after an event, situation, or thing to make it continue or go further

C

noun: a person with a tremendous skill or talent in a particular area

D

noun: a padded mitt used as protection for the hand in some sports

  1. Choose the correct definition

post a tweet

A

noun: a game in which two teams try to manoeuvre a ball into the goal using a hockey stick

B

post a message using the Twitter

C

verb: to bring different ideas or groups of people together

D

the process of distilling a liquid; the process of making strong alcoholic drink in this way

  1. Choose the correct definition

barrier

A

noun: a fence or other structure that blocks movement

B

noun: a person who enters a place uninvited and unwelcome

C

adjective: approved by the government or someone in authority

D

a piece of sports equipment used for hitting the ball, etc. in the games of tennis, squash or badminton. It has an oval frame, with strings stretched across and down it

  1. Choose the correct definition

otherwise

A

verb: to cook in hot oil

B

a scientist who studies paranormal and psychic phenomena such as telepathy

C

relating to the circulation of the blood

D

conjunction: used to state what the result would be if something did not happen or if the situation were different

  1. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A

enclosure

B

ecstasy

C

mutation

D

offensive

  1. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A

discovery

B

residue

C

programming

D

likelihood

  1. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A

educate

B

policy

C

vanity

D

continuous

  1. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A

rectangle

B

trilogy

C

compromise

D

intrinsic

  1. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A

ecosystem

B

clarify

C

editorial

D

dynasty

  1. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

If she goes on passing her exams, ....... soon be qualified to practise as a lawyer.

A

she's

B

she had

C

she has

D

she will

  1. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

My friend doesn't know ....... about her birthday party!

A

something

B

nothing

C

anything

D

anyone

  1. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

You ....... the air pressure in your tires if you do not want to get a flat tire on your trip.

A

should be checked

B

do not have to check

C

mustn't check

D

ought to check

  1. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

That book isn't in right now, but we can ....... one for you.

A

book

B

order

C

instruct

D

command

  1. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Tickets to ....... the variety show and the comedy show can now be purchased at special rates.

A

what

B

both

C

and

D

with

  1. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Marilyn Monroe was very ....... in 1960s.

A

famous

B

famously

C

fame

D

famousness

  1. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

....... my stay in hospital, the nurses looked after me very well.

A

While

B

During

C

For

  1. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Mr. Lee takes his job ....... than his predecessor did.

A

more serious

B

seriously

C

more seriously

D

most seriously

  1. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

My best friend and I ....... each other for over fifteen years. We still ....... together once a week.

A

were knowing / got

B

knew / have got

C

have known / get

D

had known / are getting

  1. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Tom: Would you take this along to the office for me? Jerry: ........

A

Never mind

B

Yes, with pleasure

C

Yes, that's right

D

Not at all

  1. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

No one will be allowed to leave the room ....... the exam is in progress.

A

such as

B

although

C

during

D

while

  1. Choose the word that best completes the sentence.

The recent snowfall in the mountains triggered several avalanches that proved to be ___.

A

devastatingly

B

devastating

  1. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

If your washing machine has a problem, you may replace it with ......., or get a full refund.

A

itself

B

other

C

another

D

each other

  1. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Look at ....... little children here, on the left. They really look miserable!

A

this

B

that

C

these

D

those

  1. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

My father ....... an apple now. He ....... an apple everyday.

A

eating/eats

B

eats/is eating

C

ate/is eating

D

is eating/eats

  1. Select the best pronoun to complete the sentence.

As she sat under the trees, a green caterpillar dropped on her arm and startled ___.

A

themselves

B

her

C

herself

  1. Choose the word that best completes the sentence.

To make copies of my sketches, I place a sheet of paper over each one and trace the lines ___ carefully.

A

real

B

very

  1. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Pollution causes many diseases, .......?

A

does it

B

doesn't it

C

do they

D

don't they

  1. Complete the sentence with the best correlative conjunctions.

___ scientists succeed in growing meat from animal stem cells, ___ perhaps livestock will no longer be raised in factory farm conditions.

A

Whether…or

B

Either…or

C

If…then

  1. Complete the sentence with the best conjunction.

Spencer and Laura grow tomatoes ___ onions in their garden.

A

but

B

so

C

and

  1. Identify the meaning of the word or phrase

matrimony

A

attempt or disposition to deceive or lead into error; any declaration or practice, which misleads another, or causes to believe what is false

B

union of man and woman as husband and wife; marriage; wedlock

C

trip; usually short journey made for pleasure

D

go beyond; be or do something to a greater degree

  1. Identify the meaning of the word or phrase

wagon

A

any of various kinds of wheeled vehicles drawn by a horse or tractor

B

advise; suggest

C

adapt; regulate

D

foam; dome-shaped covering made of transparent glass or plastic; fantastic or impracticable idea or belief

  1. Identify the meaning of the word or phrase

penalty

A

segment; fragment; a small proportion of

B

punishment established by law or authority for a crime or offense; fine

C

disadvantage or inconvenience; shortcoming; refund or remittance, such as a discount on duties or taxes

D

small portable battery-powered electric lamp

  1. Identify the meaning of the word or phrase

analogy

A

white crystalline compound drug to relieve pain and reduce fever and inflammation

B

similarity in some respects; comparison based on similarity

C

fact or state of having been created; act of investing with a new office or title

D

support; sustain; carry; have; yield; give birth; hold up or support

  1. Identify the meaning of the word or phrase

likewise

A

combine; blend; become plastic or fluid or liquefied from heat

B

similarly; as well; too

C

rapidly rotating on an axis; whirling; circling

D

emotional; Resulting from emotion rather than reason or realism

  1. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A

incompetence

B

hesitant

C

pimpernel

D

albatross

  1. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A

subservient

B

savagery

C

elated

D

sobriety

  1. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A

matriarch

B

magenta

C

patriarch

D

nightingale

  1. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A

ornery

B

obliterate

C

incinerator

D

reformatory

  1. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A

disgraceful

B

sedation

C

enlighten

D

dignitary

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1. Identify the meaning of the underlined word or phrase

What time do you get in after work?

A

have tea

B

eat supper

C

reach home ✔

D

have a rest

2. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Can you give me a little more .......?

A

exact

B

particular

C

detail ✔

D

fact

3. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Sarah: 'You're being very rude!'
Paul: '.......'

A

Oh I have, have I?

B

I am, you think?

C

Oh I am, am I? ✔

D

Oh it is, is it?

4. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

I didn't have the courage to make another assault on the house. Instead I took it home to ....... it out.

A

make

B

do ✔

C

try

D

dry

5. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

I only want ....... little sugar in my tea, please.

A

a ✔

B

the

C

such

6. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Mechanic: That's a ....... of a difficult answer to give in a few words.

A

part

B

lot

C

bit ✔

D

section

7. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Some others wanted to try and ....... her out and prove that she didn't have this special ability.

A

make

B

take

C

catch ✔

D

do

8. Identify the meaning of the underlined word or phrase

I am so mad at my boyfriend. We were supposed to have a date last night at the park but he stood me up.

A

didn't come

B

forgot ✔

C

took me somewhere else

D

pretended he didn't know

9. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

I'm afraid that tree will have to come down as it ....... out the light in the sitting room.

A

close

B

closes

C

shut

D

shuts ✔

10. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

The best thing I suppose is to ask him ........

A

to disappear

B

to vanish

C

to move

D

to depart ✔

11. Identify the meaning of the underlined word or phrase

If I'm in your way, I'll leave the room.

A

I'm confusing you

B

I'm trying you

C

I'm hindering you

D

I'm finding you ✔

12. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

At the beginning of our marriage we had some ......., but little by little we smoothed them away.

A

mistakes

B

faults

C

misunderstandings ✔

D

gaffes

13. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

The grass, ....... I cut every week, seems to grow very quickly.

A

who

B

who's

C

which ✔

14. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Waiter: Sorry sir. The soup's ........

A

off ✔

B

over

C

through

D

under

15. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

There are a lot of people there in the car park and they're ........

A

sailing their arms about

B

waving their arms about ✔

C

turning their arms about

D

driving their arms about

16. Identify the meaning of the underlined word or phrase

We were all a bit worried about the new manager because we heard that she liked to run a tight ship.

A

be well organized

B

be well disposed ✔

C

be well received

D

be well placed

17. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

He sometimes pretends he can't ....... a single word you are saying but all the time he's taking it all in.

A

listen to ✔

B

listening to

C

hear

D

hearing

18. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

The chocolate chip cookies are on ....... five.

A

I'll

B

isle

C

aisle ✔

D

island

19. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Oh, that's easy — ....... to answer this test!

A

trying ✔

B

falling

C

putting

D

picking

20. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

When do you finish work or more exactly what time do you clock .......?

A

over

B

off ✔

C

through

D

in

21. Choose the correct definition

procurement

A

to make something stronger, more active or more healthy

B

noun: a shift in manufacturing and transportation from human and animal power to machine power that started in the late eighteenth century

C

the process of getting supplies ✔

D

verb: to cause someone to feel anger, displeasure, or disgust

22. Choose the correct definition

disgusting

A

verb: to like someone or something more than another person or thing

B

adjective: beautiful in a dramatic and eye-catching way

C

noun: the skill or sport of shooting with a bow and arrows

D

adjective: tending to repel and sicken people ✔

23. Choose the correct definition

grind

A

noun: a structure or other place that gives protection from bad weather or danger

B

noun: the white material that makes up the tusks of elephants and other tusked animals

C

noun: delicate fabric with many holes that is made by twisting, looping, crocheting, or knitting thread

D

to break or crush something into very small pieces between two hard surfaces or using a special machine ✔

24. Choose the correct definition

disorder

A

noun: a physical or mental condition that is unhealthy or not normal

B

adjective: concerned only with one's own welfare, pleasure, or benefit

C

covering a large area; having a great range

D

that can be moved to different positions or changed in shape or size ✔

25. Choose the correct definition

enjoyment

A

noun:an action that you do or need to do to achieve something

B

noun: the state or process of taking pleasure in something ✔

C

having all the qualifications which are applicable

D

involving something that is often repeated, in a way that becomes boring

26. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A

educator

B

instrument

C

recreation ✔

D

visual

27. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A

fabulous

B

parasite

C

instrument

D

commemoration ✔

28. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A

formula

B

bacterial ✔

C

typical

D

telephone

29. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A

indicator

B

rhetoric

C

element ✔

D

probability

30. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A

warrior

B

counselor

C

television

D

theatrical ✔

31. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

We didn't go to the beach yesterday ....... it was raining.

A

and

B

but

C

so

D

because ✔

32. Find the part of the sentence which is incorrect

Today it seems to me that in all kinds of ways nobody cares no more if you want to make a complaint.

A

it seems

B

all kinds

C

no more ✔

33. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

You ....... the air pressure in your tires if you do not want to get a flat tire on your trip.

A

should be checked

B

do not have to check

C

mustn't check

D

ought to check ✔

34. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

....... he insisted he was innocent, ....... they seemed to believe him.

A

The more / the less ✔

B

More / less

C

The most / the least

D

Most / least

35. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Barbara, your boyfriend is waiting for you ....... in the car.

A

around

B

outside ✔

C

above

D

against

36. Find the part of the sentence which is incorrect

If you like, I can say you more about this wonderful event.

A

If

B

say ✔

C

more

37. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

....... likes to play pinball at the arcade?

A

Who ✔

B

Whom

C

What

D

Which

38. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

The reason ....... I have continued to work for that company is the job security.

A

at which

B

which

C

why ✔

D

for that

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1. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

In the ....... moments of the symphony someone's mobile phone started ringing.

A

close

B

closing

C

shut

D

shutting✔

2. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Well, it's for my architecture course. I've got to write something about the interior ....... of luxury hotels. You know, the way they look inside: furniture, colours, etc.

A

theme

B

strategy

C

design ✔

D

pattern

3. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

I ....... a lot of presents for my birthday.

A

got ✔

B

became

C

become

4. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

I like those shoes very much; I wish they ....... me.

A

accommodate

B

fit ✔

C

match

D

suit

5. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Mr Redding didn't like to be ....... at meals.

A

lonesome

B

single

C

alone ✔

D

solitary

6. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

One long hot summer I turned ....... waiting as my method of getting cash.

A

into

B

to ✔

C

down

D

aside from

7. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

The sons assured their father that they would work hard to ....... out the treasure.

A

find

B

sort

C

seek ✔

D

try

8. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

....... is that guy talking to your sister?

A

Which

B

Whose

C

Who ✔

D

Whom

9. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Mike: 'I could give you a lift to the station.'
Jane: '.......'

A

There's no requirement.

B

There's no practicality. ✔

C

There's no aim.

D

There's no need.

10. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

As the planet gets nearer to the Sun, enormous dust storms can be whipped ........

A

over

B

on

C

in ✔

D

up

11. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

It doesn't matter how late you arrive at this restaurant you can always ....... on a warm welcome from the owner.

A

trust

B

confide

C

rely ✔

D

believe

12. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Now, where are you ....... for?

A

doing

B

going

C

driving

D

making✔

13. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

You certainly don't look your ........ What's your secret?

A

old

B

age ✔

C

worth

D

type

14. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Everything in that shop is now very cheap because they are having a ....... down sale.

A

shuts

B

shutting

C

closes

D

closing ✔

15. Identify the meaning of the underlined word or phrase

I think the time has now come when we'll simply have to call it a day.

A

stop trying

B

stop thinking

C

stop working ✔

D

stop going

16. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Personally I'm looking forward to my holidays when I'll be ....... of it for two weeks!

A

free ✔

B

freer

C

freedom

D

Freed

1. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Michael was attacked by ....... in the dark street, and they took his wallet.

A

pickpockets

B

thieves

C

bandits✔

D

burglars

2. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

It's the right thing to do in this situation and it's my belief that you ....... to go.

A

should ✔

B

might

C

ought

3. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Somebody once used her advice and made a ....... out of buying shares in a small company that did well.

A

heap

B

gold

C

fortune ✔

D

amount

4. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

When it came to dividing the profits we lost ....... because we didn't get our fair share.

A

off

B

out ✔

C

in

D

through

5. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

The aircraft engine had to be placed in a test ....... to make sure that it worked properly.

A

pit

B

hole

C

bed✔

D

centre

6. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

If you really want to lose weight, the only way is to eat less and stop stuffing your ....... every five minutes!

A

throat

B

face ✔

C

teeth

D

tongue

7. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

I have high ....... that we will succeed with our project in view of all the interest we have received.

A

feelings

B

sensations

C

hopes

D

views ✔

8. Identify the meaning of the underlined word or phrase

We left the children playing in the park and they were as happy as the day is long.

A

reasonably happy

B

quite happy

C

very happy ✔

D

always happy

9. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Next we'll have the ....... news.

A

latest

B

newest

C

later

D

newer

10. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

The car to ....... you are referring happens to be mine!

A

that

B

whom

C

which

11. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

I am wet ....... my umbrella broke.

A

because

B

or

C

if

D

so

12. Identify the meaning of the underlined word or phrase

Ana finally made it. She is an excellent doctor.

A

failed

B

receded

C

succeeded

D

blew it

13. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Mechanic: To start ....... It's losing a lot of oil.

A

at

B

for

C

in

D

with

14. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

I ....... attentively to the lecture on philosophy but I still didn't understand much of it.

A

heard

B

listened

C

was hearing

D

was listen

15. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

You ....... very clear.

A

sound

B

ring

C

hear

D

noise

16. Identify the meaning of the underlined word or phrase

I honestly don't think I can make it tonight as I'm feeling a little under the weather.

A

cold

B

wet

C

unwell

D

upset

17. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

It doesn't really ....... now. I just wanted to say how beautiful the bells sounded.

A

matter

B

care

C

help

D

hold

18. Identify the meaning of the underlined word or phrase

Once he starts to talk about his favourite subject, he will hold forth until he is stopped.

A

speak loudly

B

speak quickly

C

speak endlessly

D

speak slowly

19. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

I'm terribly sorry but I ....... what you said just now and I wonder if you could repeat it.

A

wasn't listen to

B

wasn't hearing

C

didn't hear

D

didn't hearing

20. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Suddenly the sound of a cat meowing ........

A

made them awake

B

made them waken

C

made them waking

D

made them wake up

21. Choose the correct definition

behave

A

the use of machines to do work that was previously done by people

B

verb: to bring different ideas or groups of people together

C

adjective: wildly ridiculous, unreasonable, or unsuitable

D

verb: to do or say things in a particular way

22. Choose the correct definition

ecological

A

verb: to work or cause to work well together

B

the action or process of combining into a compound

C

not needed or useful

D

adjective: relating to the relationships among organisms or between organisms and their environment

23. Choose the correct definition

reflect

A

noun: a shellfish with ten legs and a long tail, that can be eaten

B

adjective: staying or settling permanently in one area; not migratory

C

verb: to bend something over so that one part covers another part

D

verb: to send light, sound, or heat back toward where it came from

24. Choose the correct definition

herd

A

verb: to move together as a group, or to cause animals or people to move together in a group

B

the use of machines to do work that was previously done by people

C

adjective: single; alone

D

noun: a newspaper or magazine that is published on a regular basis

  1. Choose the correct definition

anthropology

A

noun: the study of human societies and cultures and their origins

B

a large object on four legs with two handles on top, which gymnasts put their hands on and swing their body and legs around

C

lively and confident, and enjoying being with other people

D

adjective: ordinary; not special

  1. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A

unfinished

B

pedigree

C

preference

D

policy

  1. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A

seminal

B

circular

C

geography

D

womanly

  1. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A

exhaustive

B

unlimited

C

arterial

D

ambiguous

  1. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A

yesterday

B

estimate

C

politics

D

constructive

  1. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A

victory

B

consultant

C

abandoned

D

compression

  1. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

I didn't know you were interested ....... science.

A

in

B

for

C

on

D

to

  1. Find the part of the sentence which is incorrect

She worried again because she knew that this would meaning buying a new pair.

A

worried

B

knew

C

meaning

  1. Find the part of the sentence which is incorrect

Then suddenly Sid thought of a plan in which they could get held of money very quickly and very easily.

A

thought

B

which

C

held

  1. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

The ....... of the moon for the earth causes the tides.

A

attractive

B

attracted

C

attraction

D

attract

  1. Find the part of the sentence which is incorrect

Every summer peoples from all over the world come to Bristol to take part in the international hot air balloon fiesta.

A

peoples

B

to

C

in

  1. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

....... as much money as Bill Gates of Microsoft, I would retire.

A

If I had

B

If I have

C

Unless I had

D

If I had had

  1. Find the part of the sentence which is incorrect

I'm not often travelling by air because the cost of flying is very high.

A

I'm not often travelling

B

flying

C

is

  1. Complete the sentence with the best correlative conjunctions.

I don't remember which, but ___ coffee ___ crude oil is the most commonly traded commodity in the world.

A

either…or

B

neither…nor

C

not only…but also

  1. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

The woman ....... hair is long and curly is the new secretary, Mrs. Chan.

A

who

B

whose

C

that

D

which

  1. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

The car is not ......., it is slow.

A

speed

B

unhurried

C

fast

D

powerful

  1. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

John ....... a lot. In fact, when he ....... only two years old, he first ....... to the USA.

A

always travels / was / had flown

B

has always travelled / was / flew

C

is always travelling / had been / flew

D

always travelled / was / has flown

  1. Select the best pronoun to complete the sentence.

She summoned ___ to the conference room for an emergency meeting with the president of the company.

A

ourselves

B

us

  1. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

We wanted to go to the beach. ......., it started to rain and we stayed at home.

A

However

B

Moreover

C

yet

D

Consequently

  1. Complete the text with the better conjunctive adverb.

The nature photographer ventured out into Death Valley intending to photograph the area's famous wildflowers. ___, she became fascinated by the number of large, black crows circling overhead and spent the day taking pictures of them.

A

Instead

B

Thus

  1. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Chinese is ....... by more than one billion people all over the world.

A

speaks

B

is speaking

C

spoken

D

is spoken

  1. Complete the sentence with the best verb.

___ the silver and black fan just need new batteries, or is it broken?

A

Do

B

Does

  1. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Please read the book ....... it's still available from the library.

A

before

B

since

C

athough

D

while

  1. Find the part of the sentence which is incorrect

At last we decided it was stupid to wait any longer for a bus.

A

At last

B

stupid

C

for

  1. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

I was traveling through Mumbai ....... six weeks last summer.

A

while

B

during

C

forauxiliary verbs: was, did, have

  1. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

I'm sure they ....... get married and live happily ever afterwards.

A

have

B

will

C

are going to

D

would

  1. Identify the meaning of the word or phrase

resistant

A

term; half a year; a period of 6 months; one of two divisions of an academic year

B

turn in the opposite direction; form into a spiral shape

C

make use of, sometimes unjustly

D

unaffected; incapable of being affected

  1. Identify the meaning of the word or phrase

foe

A

enemy; one who entertains hatred, grudge; adversary

B

change or alter by bringing in something new

C

plea; formal message requesting something

D

defeat; cover completely or make imperceptible; overcome by superior force ; charge someone with too many tasks

  1. Identify the meaning of the word or phrase

leak

A

established disposition of the mind or character; distinctive dress, especially of a religious order

B

escape fluid from container through a hole or crack; tell anonymously; reveal

C

bill; commercial document issued by seller to buyer indicating the products, quantities and prices

D

large and impressive in size, scope, or extent

  1. Identify the meaning of the word or phrase

excess

A

amount or quantity beyond what is normal or sufficient; surplus

B

payment in money made by one ruler or nation; tax; mark of respect; praiseworthy quality

C

thinly; in a scattered or sparse manner; scantily; widely apart, as regards population

D

a small hole made by a sharp object; pierce with a pointed object; make a hole into

  1. Identify the meaning of the word or phrase

bloom

A

name or write in order the letters constituting; add up to; signify

B

flower; blossom; best time of youth; period of greatest prosperity or productivity

C

decoration; something used to beautify

D

formal act or set of acts performed as prescribed by ritual or custom

  1. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A

instinctive

B

kilometer

C

ligament

D

lamentable

  1. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A

chancellor

B

pinnacle

C

preoccupation

D

dramatize

  1. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A

euphoria

B

elixir

C

dictation

D

handkerchief

  1. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A

ligature

B

orifice

C

confounded

D

jeopardize

  1. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A

centigrade

B

publicize

C

electrician

D

psychopath

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1. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

But as soon as she reached the meeting point for the rally, there was no time for day ........

A

thinking

B

musing

C

sleeping ✔

D

dreaming

2. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

In the interest of safety the main valve on the machine had to be ....... off.

A

shutting

B

closing

C

closed

D

shut ✔

3. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Julia married a wealthy old man when she was only eighteen because all she wanted was to be rich. Years later she realized it was a big ........

A

error

B

blunder ✔

C

inaccuracy

D

mistake

4. Identify the meaning of the underlined word or phrase

Tom told Andrea that giant turtles had escaped from the city zoo and were eating only left-handed people. It wasn't until she saw the smirk on his face that Andrea noticed he was just pulling her leg.

A

trying to hurt her

B

fooling her ✔

C

making fun of her

D

trying to make her fall

5. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

The teacher asked her students to do their ........

A

housework

B

homework ✔

C

home duty

D

house job

6. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

You are ....... smart.

A

much

B

many

C

very ✔

D

lots

7. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Brian came home very angry and started shouting at the kids and ....... the table.

A

spanking

B

beating

C

pounding ✔

D

thrashing

8. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Tom works the ....... of anyone.

A

hardest ✔

B

harder

C

most hard

D

more harder

9. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

It's getting late now and I'm very tired so I think we'll ....... it a day.

A

name

B

describe

C

call ✔

D

label

10. Identify the meaning of the underlined word or phrase

Yes, we went away on holiday last week but it rained day in, day out.

A

every single day ✔

B

every other day

C

every second day

D

every two days

11. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

I asked you ....... of these shoes you think would go with my outfit.

A

whose ✔

B

who

C

whom

D

which

12. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Mike: She always goes to work on a bike.Jane: .......

A

She is very healthy.

B

She must be very healthy. ✔

C

She can be very healthy.

D

She might be very healthy.

13. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

You like milk in your tea, .......?

A

can you

B

have you

C

don't you ✔

D

did you

14. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Once out in the open air I experienced a violent ....... but soon the sun came out.

A

wet

B

raining

C

rains

D

shower ✔

15. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

John: 'I must say you really helped us out when we lostthose passports.'
Sue: '.......

A

It was the least I could do. ✔

B

I couldn't do more.

C

I couldn't do less.

D

I couldn't do least.

16. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

They panicked and ........

A

flew for their lives ✔

B

fled for their lives

C

flowed for their lives

D

fleeing for their lives

17. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

You see throughout our ....... season we have never received so much laughter as we have from you.

A

currant

B

curious

C

current  ✔

D

curtain

18. Identify the meaning of the underlined word or phrase

You shouldn't worry about the exam because you have prepared well and you'll probably find it a piece of cake.

A

easy to digest

B

easy to read

C

easy to start

D

very easy ✔

19. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Sadly the smaller frog grew tired and drowned but the older one kept on moving about and in the morning........

A

found he was sat on a barrel of butter

B

found he sat on a barrel of butter

C

found he was sitting on a barrel of butter

D

found he sits on a barrel of butter ✔

20. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Waiter: You'll have no luck there either. We haven't got any ........

A

left

B

leaving

C

right ✔

D

taken

21. Choose the correct definition

fluctuate

A

noun: a set of actions performed regularly

B

verb: to keep changing, especially in level or amount ✔

C

the important facts, ideas or events that support something and that it can develop from

D

danh từ: physical work done by people

22. Choose the correct definition

star

A

noun: a performer or athlete who is talented, important, or famous ✔

B

noun: something not expected or planned for

C

noun: the amount charged for delivering a letter or package by mail

D

noun: development and improvement of skills, knowledge, etc

23. Choose the correct definition

in a hurry

A

verb: wash dishes, bowl,,, after meal

B

verb: to try to discover all the facts about something, especially a crime or accident

C

that has fallen to the bottom of the sea or the ocean, or of a lake or river

D

phrase: in a rushed manner. ✔

24. Choose the correct definition

migration

A

noun: a regular, predictable movement of living things from one location to another ✔

B

noun: a period of training during which a person learns a skill or trade from a skilled professional

C

noun: anything that can be traded, bought, or sold, such as gold or seashells

D

not new; having been used in the past by someone else

25. Choose the correct definition

inject

A

noun: a person who flies an aircraft or spacecraft

B

verb: to force something into an animal's body with a needle or fangs ✔

C

noun: a piece of thick, heavy fabric used to cover part of a floor

D

the people who belong to the family of a king and queen

26. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A

realtor

B

architect

C

preparation ✔

D

algebra

27. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A

prerequisite ✔

B

terminus

C

gentleman

D

literature

28. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A

equitable

B

pathogen

C

absorption ✔

D

permanent

29. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A

powerful

B

ethical ✔

C

dynamic

D

marital

30. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A

linear

B

fatally

C

intriguing ✔

D

patronage

31. Find the part of the sentence which is incorrect

June, July and August are typical summer months with many long, sunny days. September is the start of autumn or the fall as people in North America says. October is a very colourful month because of the different colours on the trees.

A

many

B

says ✔

C

because of

32. Find the part of the sentence which is incorrect

The parcel was so grand that it wouldn't go through my letter box.

A

parcel

B

grand ✔

C

through

33. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

They ....... here for three years before you ....... last week.

A

have worked / came

B

have been working / come

C

was working / had come

D

had been working / came ✔

34. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Bill, ....... son works for us, can provide an estimate.

A

whose ✔

B

that

C

which

D

whom

35. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

People all over the world have ....... Agatha Christie's stories.

A

grasped

B

realized

C

read ✔

36. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

....... he wasn't feeling very well, David was determined to take part in the inter university athletics meet.

A

Although ✔

B

While

C

Whereas

D

Yet

37. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

".......?" They asked me.

A

You are Turkish

B

Am I Turkish

C

Are they Turkish

D

Are you Turkish✔

38. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

I may ....... able to come to your party if I have the time.

A

be ✔

B

being

C

being to

39. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

....... you want to go out during a lecture, what should you do?

A

As

B

If ✔

C

Though

D

When

40. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Mari Can I borrow your umbrella for a day? Ann: .......

A

With pleasure ✔

B

Ready

C

Welcome

D

Yes, I can

41. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Try ....... these irregular verbs by next week.

A

learn

B

learning

C

to learn ✔

D

learns

42. Complete the sentence with the best verb.

___ this Saturday or next look better for you?

A

Do

B

Does ✔

43. Complete the text with the best conjunctive adverb.

Since 2004, Brazil has saved more than thirty thousand square miles of rain forest from clear-cutting. ___, the habitat of countless species has been protected.

A

Nonetheless

B

Consequently✔

C

However

44. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

My best friend and I ....... each other for over fifteen years. We still ....... together once a week.

A

were knowing / got

B

knew / have got

C

have known / get ✔

D

had known / are getting

45. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Bob ran 100 meters ....... 11 seconds.

A

in ✔

B

at

C

on

D

with

46. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

They ....... married but in the end, they changed their mind.

A

are going to get ✔

B

will have been

C

were going to get

D

had been

47. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

....... one of you is coming to my house later?

A

Who ✔

B

Which

C

Why

D

How

48. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Last night at this time, they ....... the same thing.

A

were doing✔

B

did

C

have done

D

had done

49. Find the part of the sentence which is incorrect

Dave believed the plan was to dangerous and at first he said he didn't want to have anything to do with it.

A

believed

B

to✔

C

anything

50. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

....... is that guy talking to your sister?

A

Which

B

Whose

C

Who ✔

D

Whom

51. Identify the meaning of the word or phrase

polarize

A

of or relating to the system for delivering mail

B

split into opposite extremes or camps

C

intense joy or delight; any overpowering emotion

D

spread or transmission of something to a wider group or area ✔

52. Identify the meaning of the word or phrase

observance

A

authoritative command or instruction; commission of authorizing to administer a territory

B

recollection; process of remembering

C

force; bind by an obligation; cause to be indebted; do a service or favor for

D

act or practice of observing or noticing with attention; an act, ceremony, or rite, as of worship or respect ✔

53. Identify the meaning of the word or phrase

stammer

A

from another part of the world; foreign; strikingly strange or unusual

B

obtain or receive from a source; trace the origin or development of

C

small, short, sharp-pointed nail, usually having a broad, flat head

D

make involuntary stops in uttering syllables or words; hesitate or falter in speaking; speak with stops and difficulty ✔

54. Identify the meaning of the word or phrase

rectify

A

authorized messenger or representative

B

adjoining; neighboring; close to; lying near

C

set right; correct by calculation or adjustment✔

D

beginning; eruption; explosion

55. Identify the meaning of the word or phrase

premium

A

climb up or over; alter according to a standard; estimate or measure; remove in layers

B

having or reflecting superior quality or value ✔

C

act of renewing; filling again by supplying what has been used up

D

a thick mass or piece, amount

56. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A

armament

B

archbishop ✔

C

actionable

D

rectory

57. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A

untidy

B

acumen

C

rekindle

D

sabbatical ✔

58. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A

sweltering

B

pectoral

C

secretive

D

untoward ✔

59. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A

conquistador

B

impeccable

C

waterway ✔

D

venereal

60. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A

insolent

B

sisterhood

C

inconclusive ✔

D

galleon

7. Đáp án thi Olympic tiếng Anh vòng 1 tuần 6 số 2

1 Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

I believe it is ....... to hold a door open for a lady.

A politic

B polite ✔

C political

D politeness

2. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

We always ....... at the hotel by the marina when we go to San Francisco.

A stay ✔

B live

C inhabit

D reside

3. Identify the meaning of the underlined word or phrase

I should be grateful if you would let me keep myself to myself.

A be quiet ✔

B be private

C be lonely

D be special

4. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

He wanted his sons to pay as much ....... to the cultivation of the farm as he had done many years.

A thought

B care

C attention ✔

D management

5. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Yes, doctor I'm sorry I ....... you.

A intervened

B intersected

C interrupted ✔

D interfered

6. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

That's interesting. We are talking about the car ....... has a red roof.

A that ✔

B who

C that's

7. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Antoinette couldn't possibly believe that he ....... her at the party like that.

A deserted ✔

B quitted

C surrendered

D resigned

8. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

To start ....... we have comedy.

A with

B up

C out ✔

D in

9. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

....... I have your permission to leave the meeting early?

A Will

B Would

C May ✔

10. Identify the meaning of the underlined word or phrase

He kept saying he didn't do it but in the end he said he had done it.

A at the end

B finally ✔

C at last

D by the end

11. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Are you sure your new boss isn't married? — Yes, honestly, I have it straight from the horse's ........

A back

B mouth ✔

C foot

D nose

12. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

I ....... a lot of presents for my birthday.

A got ✔

B became

C become

13. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

I think there is ....... wrong with my VCR. It is not working very wefill.

A anything

B nothing

C something ✔

D everything

14. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

They like to think they're very important people but politicians just talk a lot of hot ....... most of the time.

A words ✔

B steam

C air

D stuff

15. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

The bank manager smiled and announced that his application for a loan had been ........

A approved ✔

B improved

C disproved

D reproved

16. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

With a life time of ....... in doing afill the walks in the town.

A experience ✔

B knowing

C habit

D custom

17. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Arthur received an award, and when they cafilled his name he ....... proudly from the audience to get to the stage.

A prowled

B paced

C strode

D stalked ✔

18. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

For crying out ....... how many times do I have to tefill you how to work that machine?

A strong

B loud ✔

C full

D hard

19. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

My boss is very ........

A nicer

B nice ✔

C nicest

D much nice

20. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

In ....... of the terrible weather you have come along tonight, ladies and gentlemen, and I should like to thank all four of you for coming.

A spite ✔

B despite

C view

D spiteful

21. Choose the correct denition

ecosystem

A verb: to share information using pictures, language, or other means

B a place of interest where tourists visit, typicafilly for its inherent or an exhibited natural or cultural value, historical signicance, natural or built beauty, offering leisure and amusement

C noun: a community of living things together with their habitat ✔

D verb: the alarm clock works, or the food is spoiled, or the electric light is out of work.

22. Choose the correct denition

relaxation

A the fact of people being involved in crime; criminal act

B noun: the state of being free from tension and anxiety ✔

C a picture made by cutting a design on a piece of metal and then printing the design on paper

D noun: a part or amount of something larger

23. Choose the correct denition

swallow

A verb: to be all around someone or something

B noun: a possible situation or sequence of events

C noun: a migratory songbird with a long forked tail ✔

D adjective: extremely good

24. Choose the correct denition

approximately

A used to show that something is almost, but not completely, accurate or exact; roughly. ✔

B noun: images or actions recorded on lm or video

C to nish, use, or sell all of something, so that there is none left

D do the sport or activity of riding horses.

25. Choose the correct denition

mushroom

A noun: a member of a group of primitive marine invertebrates with a porous body that permanently attaches to a solid surface as an adult

B verb: do the activity of going for long walks in the country for pleasure

C noun: the act of nding fault or carefufilly judging for review

D noun: a type of fungus that often has a stalk with a cap-shaped top ✔

26. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A authentic ✔

B capable

C metaphor

D literacy

27. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A cumbersome  ✔

B proportional

C foreclosure

D indemnity

28. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A vicinity ✔

B ammable

C ambiance

D kindergarten

29. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A accuracy

B melancholy

C afillegation ✔

D constitute

30. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A notation ✔

B mediate

C comparable

D symmetry

31. Complete the sentence with the better correlative conjunctions.

The sting of the box jellysh is ___ extremely painful ___ deadly. The venom of this sea creature is considered to be one of the most dangerous in the world.

A neither…nor ✔

B both…and

32. Complete the text with the better conjunctive adverb.

The X-STEM Extreme Science Symposium, held in April 2014, was a daylong science program for kids. The agenda featured more than twenty presentations by notable scientists. ___, attendees were treated to demonstrations and interactive events on subjects like astrophysics and oceanography.

A In other words ✔

B In addition

33. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Bruce has knocked three men out of the competition ....... far.

A before

B so ✔

C just

D since

34. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

It was the rst time I ....... a live match.

A was ever seeing

B had ever been seeing

C had ever seen ✔

D was ever seen

35. Choose the word that best describes or modies the word in bold.

Watch the local weather forecast ___ for updates about the storm.

A close

B closely ✔

36. Choose the word that best completes the sentence.

After their ___ performance, the band members decided to start practicing more on the weekends.

A poorly

B poor ✔

37. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

My friend has two cars. One is black and ....... is red.

A another

B the other ✔

C the others

D others

38. Find the part of the sentence which is incorrect

Bristol is a very large city and it's famous not only for its university but also for it's connection with the world of hot air ballooning.

A is

B it's

C it's ✔

39. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

My grandfather ....... a very exciting life. When he was young, he ....... on the farm in the country, where there ....... a lot of cattle and meadows.

A has / has lived / have been

B had / lived / were ✔

C was having / had lived / had been

D has had / is living / are

40. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Mrs Ashton: Well, last time I ....... by train, I got on the wrong one.

A travelled ✔

B caught

C tripped

D ended

41. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

My brother and I ....... swimming almost every day last summer.

A went

B had been going ✔

C were going

D had gone

42. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

It looks like they are going to succeed ....... their present diculties.

A despite

B although ✔

C in spite

D even though

43. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Jean ....... her hand. It's bleeding heavily.

A has cut ✔

B is cutting

C cut

D cuts

44. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

More than 50 lms ....... in Ho Chi Minh City since June.

A were shown

B had been shown ✔

C have been shown

D have shown

45. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

She works in a coffee shop, so she ....... various types of specialty coffee for customers.

A makes ✔

B making

C make

D maked

46. Complete the sentence with the better correlative conjunctions.

Most of the coins in Sean's extensive cofillection are silver, but some haven't been identied. Sean can't tefill ___ they're gold ___ they're brass.

A if…then

B whether…or ✔

47. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

The Louisiana Territory, an area ....... the size of France, was bought by the United States from
France for $15,000,000 in 1803.

A than more four times

B more than four times

C four times than more

D is four times more than ✔

48. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

" ......." He warned me.

A I don't touch the wire.

B Touch the wire.

C Don't touch the wire. ✔

D I didn't touch the wire.

49. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Frederick lives ....... the hill, where all the mansions are.

A above

B unto

C onto✔

D up

50. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

I've planned my future for the next ve years. - That is very clever of you. What ....... when you
retire?

A will you do

B are you going to do ✔

C have done

D do you do

51. Identify the meaning of the word or phrase

checkup

A structure on which something is shown; part of theater where the acting is done; place, time, or circumstance in which anything occurs

B a minor diculty; a slight depression in the smoothness of a surface

C thorough physical examination ✔

D relying on another for support

52. Identify the meaning of the word or phrase

popularity

A capable of destroying; lethal

B smooth and shining; reecting luster from smooth or polished surface; plausible

C yield assent; accord; agree, or acquiesce; adapt one's self; full; accomplish

D quality of being widely admired or accepted or sought after ✔

53. Identify the meaning of the word or phrase

electrician

A one whose occupation is the installation, maintenance, repair, or operation of electric
equipment and circuitry ✔

B an event that happens

C commit, entrust, or give in charge for care or preservation; recommend as worthy of condence or regard

D process of modifying person's behavior; preparation or training, especiafilly athletic training of body

54. Identify the meaning of the word or phrase

specification

A frightful, shocking, or offensive to the eyes; offensive to moral sensibilities; despicable

B instruction; description; act of specifying, or making a detailed statement ✔

C trench in the earth made by a plow; any trench, channel, or groove, as in wood or metal; wrinkle on the face

D petitioner who seeks contributions or trade or votes; chief law ocer of a city, town, or government department

55. Identify the meaning of the word or phrase

bulletin

A act of defending against attack, danger, or injury

B draw up or contract the shoulders, especiafilly by way of expressing dislike, dread, doubt, or the like

C brief statement of facts; any public notice or announcement; a periodical publication ✔

D make pieces of money from metal; invent or fabricate

56. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A paternity ✔

B stethoscope

C hardheaded

D actionable

57. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A replenish

B centerpiece ✔

C needlepoint

D archivist

58.B

59. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A quandary

B fastidious ✔

C eloquent

D medicate

60. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A endanger✔

B telegraph

C stepladder

D opulence

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1 Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

I think there is ....... wrong with my VCR. It is not working very well.

A anything

B nothing

C something ✔

D everything

2. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

I think you ought to go, .......

A ought you?

B do I?

C don't you?✔

D do you?

3. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

After a few minutes he ........

A attains a river

B acquires a river

C nears a river

D reaches a river✔

4. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

In ....... of the terrible weather you have come along tonight, ladies and gentlemen, and I should like to thank all four of you for coming.

A spite✔

B despite

C view

D spiteful

5. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

They ....... from the re unhurt.

A evaded

B escaped✔

C avoided

D abstained

6. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

....... now that I've heard what he has done to his family.

A I think often of him

B I think a lot of him✔

C I don't think at all of him

D I don't think much of him

7. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Can anyone give me ....... please because I have just fallen over?

A hand

B a hand✔

C the hand

8. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

....... you please bring me my notebook?

A Shall

B Could✔

C May

D Must

9. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

The only reason for them going to the cinema on that day was to nd some form of ........

A internment

B involvement

C engrossment

D entertainment✔

10. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Frank: 'I hear that the Government is going to abolish income tax.' Jill: '.......'

A That is the day!

B That could be the day!

C That may be the day!

D That'll be the day!✔

11. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Fellow citizens I am honoured to be ....... to speak to you tonight about my party.

A demanded

B forced

C enquired

D invited✔

12. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

The chairman of the board has been working in the nance industry ....... 1984.

A in

B on

C since✔

D at

13. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

As you probably know the Tranquillity Party stands for peace and ....... in the countryside.

A quite

B quiet✔

C quietly

D quieten

14. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

You've been making so much noise with your music that people at the far end of the road can ....... you.

A listen to

B listening to

C hear✔

D hearing

15. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

If you say 'I shall' then you are talking ........

A on the future

B about the future

C to the future

D for the future✔

16. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

There is ....... I need to do tomorrow afternoon.

A any

B anything

C yet

D something✔

17. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Sarah: 'You're being very rude!'

Paul: '.......'

A Oh I have, have I?

B I am, you think?

C Oh I am, am I?✔

D Oh it is, is it?

18. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Your ....... break is from noon to 1 pm.

A. supper

B. breakfast

C. eating

D. lunch✔

19. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

I've tried those tablets and they haven't done me any ........

A benet

B good

C better✔

D best

20. Identify the meaning of the underlined word or phrase

We need to do something about it! This situation is getting out of hand!

A too big

B too organized

C out of control✔

D out of order

21. Choose the correct denition

go jogging

A. a deer of the tundra and subarctic regions of Eurasia and North America, both sexes
of which have large branching antlers.

B verb: the activity of running at a slow, regular speed, especially as a form of exercise ✔

C. noun: a child of someone's aunt or uncle

D noun: the willingness to let others have their own opinions, beliefs, or ways of behaving even if they are not the same as your own

22. Choose the correct denition

pommel horse

A a person who gives advice, typically someone who is expert in a particular eld.

B a large object on four legs with two handles on top, which gymnasts put their hands on and swing their body and legs around ✔

C noun: the amount of food, drink, etc. that you take into your body

D fighting or a ght, especially during a time of war

23. Choose the correct denition

certainly

A adjective: unable to be reversed or turned around; permanent

B liking somebody/something very much; very interested in somebody/something

C adverb: denitely; surely✔

D verb: to suggest or be a sign of something that will happen in the future

24. Choose the correct denition

unpalatable

A noun: a situation in which there is not enough of something

B thinking quietly and seriously about something

C (of facts, ideas, etc.) unpleasant and not easy to accept✔

D adjective: If something is compulsory, you must do it because of a rule or law.

25. Choose the correct denition

globalization

A adjective: never having happened before

B noun: a motorized moving staircase

C the fact that different cultures and economic systems around the world are becoming connected and similar to each other because of the inuence of large multinational companies and of improved communication ✔

D noun: a person or organization that buys goods or services from a shop or business

26. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A secondary

B motivate

C caregiver

D perimeter✔

27. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A battleeld

B buttery

C heroic✔

D publicly

28. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A generic

B accordingly

C terribly✔

D specic

29. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A ascertain✔

B turbulent

C marketing

D dialog

30. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A encompass

B testament✔

C humanity

D uncommon

31. Choose the word that best completes the sentence.

The water level of Lake Hancock decreased _ year after year.

A steadily✔

B steady

32. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

They are unhappy with the way things ........

A are going✔

B were going

C have been going on

D will be going on

33. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

....... TV for the last four hours? Turn it off and get some exercise.

A Do you watch

B Are you watching

C Watched you

D Have you been watching✔

34. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

He will work at his desk until he ....... to another meeting in the middle of the afternoon.

A went

B go

C will go

D goes✔

35. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

This is the girl ....... car hit that tree last week.

A who

B which

C whose✔

D whom

36. Complete the sentence with the best verb.

Neither Kurt nor his friends _ much science ction, but they are willing to see Gravity with us
because it got such good reviews.

A watches

B watch✔

37. Find the part of the sentence which is incorrect

B. Now, let me have a closer look at this. Tell me which does that say?

A closer

B which✔

C that

38. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

I broke my leg when Tony and I ....... for the school sports day.

A practised

B were practising✔

C used to practise

D are pratising

39. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

The students ....... Chapter 5 on Monday next week, so they are preparing for it now.

A is studying

B will study

C are studying✔

D study

40. Find the part of the sentence which is incorrect

I do hope this session helps you improve your listening skills. Buy for now.

A do

B helps✔

C Buy

41. Complete the sentence with the best verb.

Neither he nor Zane _ with me that building more highways would be the best solution for
California's transportation problems.

A agree

B agrees✔

42. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Does your dog live inside ....... outside?

A but

B because

C though

D or✔

43. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

There have been many complaints ....... your behavior.

A with

B of

C about✔

D for

44. Complete the sentence with the best correlative conjunctions.

The most impressive astronomical display I've ever seen was _ a meteor shower _ the aurora borealis.

A not only…but also

B either…or✔

C both…and

45. Complete the text with the best conjunctive adverb.

In China, mountainous areas are being attened to make more room for new construction; _, in the United States, mountaintops are being removed so that miners can access coal reserves.

A likewise✔

B therefore

C after all

46. Complete the sentence with the best verb.

When we host a dinner party, either my husband or I _ each guest at the door.

A greets

B greet✔

47. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

He wrote the answer on ....... and threw it to me.

A a pieces of paper

B a piece of paper✔

C piece of papers

D pieces of papers

48. Complete the text with the better conjunctive adverb.

On D-Day, June 6, 1944, about three hundred thousand Allies famously approached the shores of northern France at Normandy to ght German troops. _, the three-month invasion is considered by many to be the key turning point in World War II because it ended Germany's occupation of Europe.

A Meanwhile✔

B Indeed

49. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

....... the summer, the town's population has grown by nearly a quarter.

A. Ago

B For

C Since✔

D At

50. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

I am looking for the report which ....... on the table.

A placed

B has been placed✔

C was placing

D has placed

51. Identify the meaning of the word or phrase

tactile

A hew; cut by striking with a heavy sharp tool, such as an ax

B observe carefully; notice; show; indicate

C denite; separate; different

D used for feeling; relating to sense of touch; perceptible to the sense of touch; tangible✔

52. Identify the meaning of the word or phrase

bore

A of lesser importance or stature or rank; not of legal age; limited in size or scope

B drill; make a hole in or through, with or as if with a drill✔

C have a beginning or origin; originate; start; begin

D action or manner of throwing something

53. Identify the meaning of the word or phrase

item

A freeing someone from the control of another

B a whole individual unit; a distinct part that can be specied separately in a group✔

C try to stir up public opinion; promote growth of; apply warm lotion to

D dislike intensely; feel antipathy or aversion towards

54. Identify the meaning of the word or phrase

warrant

A with meaning; word for word; letter by letter

B considerate; having intellectual depth; giving close attention

C guarantee; assurance by seller; authorization or certication✔

D body of law; system of rules or regulations relating to one subject; system of symbols, letters, or words

55. Identify the meaning of the word or phrase

exhaust

A laugh with short catches of the breath or voice; laugh in light, affected, or silly manner

B loyalty or allegiance to a cause or a person; complete condence

C way; footway; course or track; route; passage

D gases ejected from an engine as waste products; use up the whole supply of✔

56. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A fumigate

B impressionable✔

C glorify

D cowardly

57. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A paternal

B impervious

C sedative✔

D solidify

58. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A ambrosia✔

B obelisk

C revelry

D meditate

59. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A purgatory

B savagery

C prophetic✔

D perforated

60. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A headquarter

B hyperbole

C dilation

D momentary✔

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1. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank ....... 4 of my grandparents are still alive.

A. Both ✔

2. Identify the meaning of the underlined word or phrase

I can see there are no flies on you but you must admit it is very cheap.

D. you're not stupid ✔

3. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

....... is that guy talking to your sister?

C. Who ✔

4. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

There are eight pets in my house. Six are cats and ....... are dogs.

D the others ✔

5. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Old lady: All I want to know is ....... day today is.

A .what ✔

6. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

At ....... I think she's very pretty.

D. Least ✔

7. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Mike: 'Guess how much income tax I pay.'

Jane: '.......'

D. I haven't a clue.✔

8. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

I'm tired of waiting for buses, I'm going there ....... foot.

B. on✔

9. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Charles: That's really ....... I nd that dicult to believe.

B. amazing✔

10. Choose one correct answer to ll in the blank

The RM has expanded and they want to ....... on extra staff.

D. take✔

11. Identify the meaning of the underlined word or phrase

I know you are very sorry that you broke the pot but accidents will happen.

C. things take place often✔

12. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

My mother was very angry; she couldn't stop ....... up and down the hallway.

C. Pacing ✔

13. Choose one correct answer to ll in the blank

C. How ✔

14. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Distributors will probably bump ....... the price of the software when the next version is released.

A. Up ✔

15. Identify the meaning of the underlined word or phrase

I simply can't stand sugar in my tea or coffee.

D. can't allow ✔

16. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

After two rings of the bell she suddenly ....... in the doorway.

C. appeared✔

17. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

These days I wish I could turn the clock ....... and tell Doris how right she was!

D. back✔

18. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Last night, I ....... I was calling the police, and today I really did it.

C. dreamed✔

19. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

You're an asset to our team. .......

C. Keep it up! ✔

20. Choose one correct answer to ll in the blank

I see you have a ....... in your car.

C. map✔

21. Choose the correct denition

homogeneous

B consisting of things or people that are all the same or all of the same type✔

22. Choose the correct denition

put the rubbish out

C. verb: throw away waste in house✔

23. Choose the correct denition

leisure

A. noun: the time when you are not working ✔

24. Choose the correct denition

cabbage

A. noun: a vegetable with a short stem and a circular, thick head of green or purple leaves ✔

25. Choose the correct denition

antimicrobial

D. Capable of destroying or inhibiting the growth of microorganisms✔

26. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

C. spirited✔

27. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

D. horizontal✔

28. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

D. inheritance✔

29. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

B. punctuation✔

30. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

B. technological✔

31. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

....... you really help me? If so, I should be most grateful.

A. Could✔

32. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

When I arrived, no arrangements ........

A. had been made✔

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33. Choose one correct answer to ll in the blank

She suddenly realized that she only had a few days left on her vacation, so she decided to ....... the most of it.

A. make✔

34. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

What's your view of what's coming next? - .......

B. Things can only get better.✔

35. Choose one correct answer to ll in the blank

Michelle screamed when she saw the spider ....... dangled from the one clean bathroom towel.

C. that✔

36. Choose one correct answer to ll in the blank

Could you please turn ....... the stereo? The music is interesting.

A. up✔

37. Find the part of the sentence which is incorrect

If you like, I can say you more about this wonderful event.

B. say✔

38. Find the part of the sentence which is incorrect

Ah, you must have muddling up the last two digits because you obviously dialled 8 - 5 instead of 5- 8.

B. muddling✔

39. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

....... to speak?

A. To whom did the reporter want✔

40. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Bob ran 100 meters ....... 11 seconds.

A. in✔

41. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Don't you think this would be the ....... spot for a picnic?

D. most lovely✔

42. Complete the sentence with the best verb.

The photograph and story in today's paper perfectly ___ the spirit of our town.

A. capture✔

43. Choose one correct answer to ll in the blank

....... drive me home later?

A. Do you think you can✔

44. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

I didn't go with them since I ....... for a test on the following day.

A. must have prepared✔

45. Complete the text with the better conjunctive adverb.

When electronic waste isn't disposed of properly, it releases toxic chemicals and cancer-causing

agents that seep into groundwater. ___, e-waste that isn't processed according to strict guidelines

can poison wildlife and people.

A. Nevertheless✔

46. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

You were the last one ....... the oce. Did you see anyone ....... the building?

C. left / entering✔

47. Choose the word that best completes the sentence.

The ___ department store manager helped me select the perfect gift for my niece's sixteenth

birthday.

A. friendly✔

48. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

We wanted to go to the beach. ......., it started to rain and we stayed at home.

A. However✔

49. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

I don't want anybody but ....... to work on this project.

B. her✔

50. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

He may never speak to me again if he ....... out what happened.

A. will nd✔

51. Identify the meaning of the word or phrase

fertile

C. rich; fruitful; inventive; creative; intellectually productive✔

52. Identify the meaning of the word or phrase

yeast

B foam, or troth, or the sediment, of beer or other in fermentation✔

53. Identify the meaning of the word or phrase

twilight

B. light perceived before the rising, and after the setting, of the sun; faint light; dubious or uncertain medium through which anything is viewed ✔

54. Identify the meaning of the word or phrase

tenor

A. continuous, unwavering course; exact meaning or actual wording of a document✔

55. Identify the meaning of the word or phrase

ivory

C. teeth of elephant; pale or grayish yellow to yellowish white✔

56. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

B. antarctica✔

57. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

C. unappreciated✔

58. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

B. coexist ✔

59. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

D. labyrinth✔

60. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

B. dispensary✔

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1. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Everything in the ....... is lovely.

D garden ✔

2. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

How ....... money do you have?

A much✔

3. Identify the meaning of the underlined word or phrase

I've looked everywhere for my passport and can only assume it has gone astray.

D got lost✔

4. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

The ants shook their heads at him and asked him why he hadn't ....... up food in the summer.

B stored✔

5. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

I asked you ....... of these shoes you think would go with my outt.

A whose✔

6. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

One of that child's teeth is very ....... and will soon fall out.

D loose✔

7. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Barbara, your boyfriend is waiting for you ....... in the car.

B outside✔

8. Identify the meaning of the underlined word or phrase

Between you and me, so don't tell anyone, I'm sure he'll lose the election.

A In truth✔

9. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Christina loves to .......!

D sow✔

10. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

The rescuers tried desperately to listen out for people trapped in the wreckage but sadly the cries of those trapped were ........

A unhearing✔

11. Identify the meaning of the underlined word or phrase

I can't wait to hear about your English class.

A am eager to✔

12. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

How ....... does the book cost?

A much✔

13. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Now remember don't be late with your thesis and don't forget the ....... is Tuesday week.

C deadline✔

14. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

You can't compare the ....... of watching live theatre with watching a lm.

B experience✔

15. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

He saw the ants and ....... them with all the strength he could nd to let him have a little food.

B bade✔

16. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Everything is so much bigger than you expect and you are constantly ....... your head from side to side.

B testing✔

17. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Why are you angry ....... him?

D with✔

18. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Alan: Excuse me ....... but what are you doing?

C interrupting✔

19. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Oh, come on it's ....... not that dicult.

D surely✔

20. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Right. What's this? Oh no, you're ....... me out of the rm.

A leaving✔

21. Choose the correct denition

poultry

B noun: birds such as chicken, turkey, duck, and geese that are raised as food✔

22. Choose the correct denition

purpose

A noun: the reason why something is made or done✔

23. Choose the correct denition

memory

D noun: the ability to remember information, experiences, and people✔

24. Choose the correct denition

platform

D noun: a raised surface for people to stand on, especially when they are speaking to a lot of people ✔

25. Choose the correct denition

segment

C noun: a line, or a portion of a line, with dened endpoints✔

D adjective: too expensive

26. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A colony✔

27. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

B surgery✔

28. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

B condential✔

29. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

C overlap✔

30. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

B migration✔

31. Complete the sentence with the better correlative conjunctions.

In Kathakali, a classical dance of southwestern India, men and boys traditionally perform ___ the male ___ the female roles in the dance.

B both…and✔

32. Choose the word that best describes or modies the word in bold.

The recent snowfall in the mountains triggered several avalanches that proved to be ___.

B devastating✔

33. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Diner: In that ....... I'll try the roast beef.

B case✔

34. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Doctors often use X rays ....... they can pass through skin and esh.

A so that✔

35. Find the part of the sentence which is incorrect

B. No, you're wrong I didn't employ my name. The car is still mine because I signed it Mickey

Mouse.

B employ✔

36. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Sea turtle eggs ....... to protect from ....... by other animals.

A are buried/ being eaten✔

37. Complete the text with the better conjunctive adverb.

After Louis Meyer won the 1936 Indianapolis 500, he drank buttermilk to celebrate. ___, it became atradition for the winner to drink milk before accepting the trophy.

B Thus✔

38. Choose the word that best describes or modies the word in bold.

I need to nd a ___ tutor who can help me with chemistry.

B friendly✔

39. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Andrea's husband is a truck driver. He ....... huge semi-trailers for a living.

B drives✔

40. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Charlie: Well, it all started when my wife ....... out on me.

B rushed✔

41. Find the part of the sentence which is incorrect

B. Yes, I understand this is a very important documentary but I must get my glasses before I do

that.

B documentary✔

42. Select the best pronoun to complete the sentence.

You and I shouldn't compare ___ to others. Everyone has different strengths and weaknesses.

B ourselves✔

43. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Lyle Lovett, ....... I last saw perform over ten years ago, is on tour again.

C who✔

44. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

You ....... the air pressure in your tires if you do not want to get a at tire on your trip.

A should be checked✔

45. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Maria wasn't at the party last night, was .......?

A she✔

46. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

The book is optional. My professor said we ....... read it if we needed extra information for the essay. But we ....... read it if we don't want to.

D can / should not✔

47. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

Hello, my name is Bob! I haven't anything to do tonight, so if you're not busy, would you like to watch .......movie or something with me?

A a✔

48. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

I heard the sound of glass breaking in the living room and ran to see what had happened. A pigeon had own ....... the window and broken it.

B from✔

49. Select the best pronoun to complete the sentence.

Does it annoy ___ when I talk about politics? There's nothing wrong with a friendly debate!

B you✔

50. Choose one correct answer to fill in the blank

....... was the youngest person to be elected President of the United States?

D Who✔

51. Identify the meaning of the word or phrase

enthusiasm

C great excitement for or interest in a subject or cause; feeling of excitement✔

52. Identify the meaning of the word or phrase

catholic

D broadly sympathetic; universal; related to Roman Catholic Church✔

53. Identify the meaning of the word or phrase

injustice

A unjust act; practice of being unjust or unfair✔

54. Identify the meaning of the word or phrase

collapse

B breakdown; failure✔

55. Identify the meaning of the word or phrase

morale

B. condence; mood or spirit of a group that makes the members wants the group to succeed✔

56. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

D exonerate✔

57. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

A diminutive✔

58. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

C bigamy✔

59. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

B succulent✔

60. Choose the word which is stressed differently from the rest

D watermelon✔

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