TOEFL Junior Practice Test 2 - Language form and meaning

10/24/2019 4:10:53 PM
Bài thi thử Language form and meaning theo đúng mẫu chuẩn của kỳ thi Toefl Junior, gồm 42 câu hỏi.

In this section of the test, you will have 42 questions found in seven different texts. Within each text are blanks with possible ways to complete a sentence. Choose the word or words in each box that correctly completes each sentence.

 Choose the word or words in each box that correctly completes each sentence.

This Friday night at seven o'clock, the drama club is pleased (1)_____ of Shakespeare's As You Like It. The student cast has worked hard (2)_____ for the play for the past two months and would appreciate a big crowd at the performance. Tickets cost $5 and may be purchased from the school's front office or at the door prior to the beginning of the play. The lead actors is Ryan McClellan while Katie Burgess has the lead female role. The play (3)_____ by Edward Holliman, the school's art teacher. Please be sure to (4)_____ on Friday night to support the cast. They play will be held in the school's auditorium.

(1)

  • presenting the production
  • for presenting this production
  • with the present production
  • to present a production

(2)

  • performing
  • rehearsing
  • remembering
  • observing

(3)

  • directs
  • is directing
  • is directed
  • will direct

(4)

  • set aside some time
  • setting aside the time
  • set some of the time aside
  • setting some time aside

 Choose the word or words in each box that correctly completes each sentence.

This spring semester, the school is going to (5)_____ classes for two weeks. From Monday, April 6, to Friday, April 17, there will be no classes. Instead, students will spend those two weeks interning at local businesses. A number of area businesses (6)_____ have agreed to take on student interns. These include some local hospitals, colleges, libraries, and government offices. By doing these internships, students will be able to get hands-on experience at jobs (7)_____ in the future. Students may also feel free to arrange their own internships. Contact Mr. Farguson or Mr. Whittaker for more information. We hope it will be (8)_____ than last year's attempt at the same program.

(5)

  • register
  • delay
  • suspend
  • detain

(6)

  • in several different fields
  • with several differences in fields
  • for the several different fields
  • by several of the different fields

(7)

  • what they can do
  • which they are doing
  • that they may do
  • how they are doing

(8)

  • a big success
  • a bigger success
  • the biggest success
  • as big a success as

Choose the word or words in each box that correctly completes each sentence.

Dear Diary, 

I'm really looking forward to tomorrow's field trip to Mercy Hospital. (9)_____ Ms. Lewis gave the class, we are going to spend time (10)_____ Among them are the cancer ward, the emergency room, and the physical therapy section. For the past couple of years, I have considered becoming a doctor in the future. Actually seeing some doctors at work should help me (11)_____ my decision. I might decide that being a doctor is not the profession for me. Or I might see all of the doctors at work and feel that I simply must become one. Who knows (12)_____ I guess I need to wait until tomorrow to find out.

 

(9)

  • In addition to the schedule
  • Consequently, the schedule
  • According to the schedule
  • Neverthless, with the schedule

(10)

  • to five departments
  • in up to five departments
  • by five of the departments
  • for all five departments

(11)

  • final
  • finally
  • finalize
  • finalization

(12)

  • what will happen?
  • when it happens?
  • where it happens?
  • how they will happen?

Choose the word or words in each box that correctly completes each sentence.

Dear Helgar,

I would like to welcome you to our school. I know that being an (13)_____ student can be difficult, especially when you are so far away from your home. As you may have heard, the Thanksgiving holiday is (14)_____ I am aware that it isn't celebrated in Germany, but it's a very important holiday in the United States. It is an occasion (15)_____ to spend time with one another and enjoy a variety of food. If you have nothing planned for that day, I would like to (16)_____ you to visit my home for Thanksgiving. My entire family is planning to be there, so you will (17)_____ My mother is considered (18)_____ cooks in the city, so you will get a great (19)_____ to traditional American home cooking. I hope you can come as I am positive that you (20)____ a wonderful time. Let me know if you are interested.

Sincerely,

Greg Foster

(13) 

  • exchange
  • exchanges
  • exchanged
  • exchanging

(14)

  • improving
  • happening
  • approaching
  • passing

(15)

  • where families gather in America
  • that the American families gather
  • what gathers American families
  • when American families gather

(16)

  • invite
  • require
  • let
  • insist

(17)

  • getting us to hang out
  • hanging out with us
  • hang out by getting with us
  • get to hang out with us

(18)

  • the better
  • one of the best
  • as good as
  • the best

(19)

  • introduction
  • recipe
  • lesson
  • feast

(20)

  • have
  • are having
  • will have
  • have had

Choose the word or words in each box that correctly completes each sentence.

These days, there are many students who do not attend physical schools but instead stay home, (21)_____ While these students (22)_____ study at their homes, they sometimes visit their local schools. One reason for this concerns athletics. in many American states, homeschooled students are permitted to play on their local school's athletic teams. This is good news for the schools because a lot of homeschoolers are (23)_____ athletes. The students who attend actual schools are mostly accepting of the homeschoolers. They usually have no problems with them and are often simply (24)_____ about what it is like not to go to school. So they tend to bombard the homeschoolers with numerous questions. The homeschoolers also (25)_____ by mingling with the students at school. Some of them rarely spend time (26)_____ So it helps them develop their social skills if they can hang out and play sports with other kids.

(21)

  • why it is homeschooling
  • what is a homeschool
  • who does homeschooling
  • where they are homeschooled

(22)

  • primarily
  • solely
  • relatively
  • cautiously

(23)

  • exception
  • exceptions
  • exceptional
  • exceptionally

(24)

  • upset
  • curious
  • worried
  • hostile

(25)

  • benefit
  • benefitted
  • benefitting
  • will have befenitted

(26)

  • for individuals of their age
  • of the individuals who have aged
  • with other individuals their age
  • by individuals that age

Choose the word or words in each box that correctly completes each sentence.

Thanks to the Hubble Space Telescope, our knowledge of the universe has increased tremendously. The telescope was put into (27)_____ by one of the space shuttles in 1990. Since then, it (28)_____ high-quality pictures to Earth. The Hubble is superior to Earth-based telescopes for a couple of reasons. The first concerns (29)_____ of the mirror (30)_____ The second is that, as the Hubble is located in outer space, there is no interference from Earth's atmosphere. This interference causes distortion in the images of ground-based telescopes, which can cause them (31)_____ Unfortunately, the Hubble is aging, and a replacement is needed. I strongly believe that the government should spend the necessary (32)_____ to manufacture a telescope that can be launched into space (33)_____ By doing that, (34)_____ more about the solar system, galaxy, and universe itself.

(27)

  • revolution
  • orbit
  • rotation
  • atmosphere

(28)

  • transmit
  • is transmitting
  • transmitted
  • has been transmitting

(29)

  • both the size and quality
  • either the size or the quality
  • neither has size nor quality
  • not only sizes but also qualities

(30)

  • what is scanning the skies
  • they have to scan the skies
  • it uses to scan the skies
  • how it is used by scanning the skies

(31)

  • to produce blurry images
  • producing blurry images
  • produce images that are blurry
  • production of blurry images

(32)

  • materials
  • accounts
  • ingredients
  • funds

(33)

  • sooner than possible
  • as soon as possible
  • the soonest possible
  • sooner than is possible

(34)

  • continuing to learn, we can
  • we can continue to learn
  • we have continues learning
  • we, continuing to learn, can

Choose the word or words in each box that correctly completes each sentence.

The origins of the majority of sports are (35)_____ because no one is quite sure when and how they were invented. However, the same cannot be said about basketball. Its origins are both well known and (36)_____ (37)_____ was invented by Dr. James Naismith in December 1891. Naismith was a physical education instructor at the YMCA in Springfield, Massachusetts. Since winters in that region of Massachusetts tended (38)_____ Naismith wanted to create a sport that men could play indoors in a gymnasium. He came up with the idea of basketball and made (39)_____ Several of these rules are ones (40)_____ The men used a soccer ball and peach baskets for hoops. The baskets had bottomed, so play was (41)_____ each time a person made a basket. From those (42)_____ origins came the game of basketball, which is one of the most popular games in the world today.

(35)

  • unique
  • known
  • entertaining
  • hazy

(36)

  • documented
  • applied
  • certified
  • historical

(37)

  • Basketball, a sport
  • Basketball, the sport
  • The sport of basketball
  • Sports and basketball

(38)

  • to be cold and snowy,
  • coldness and snow,
  • cold and snow
  • being cold and snowy

(39)

  • rules basically for ten games
  • the basic rules for ten games
  • ten games and their basic rules
  • ten basic rules for the game

(40)

  • how they were used today
  • that are still utlizied today
  • where people are using them today
  • what were utilized today

(41)

  • skipped
  • penalized
  • expressed
  • halted

(42)

  • humble
  • humbles
  • humbled
  • humbling