Đề thi giữa HK1 môn Tiếng Anh 8 năm 2021-2022 Trường THCS Bế Văn Đàn

10/7/2022 8:00:00 AM

Choose the word which has the underlined part pronounced differently from the others.

  • challenge

  • chapter

  • character

  • chair

Choose the word which has the underlined part pronounced differently from the others.

  • tasty

  • small

  • stadium

  • change

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  • exhibition

  • hold

  • hot

  • humid

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  • but

  • summer

  • much

  • ruler

Choose the word which has the underlined part pronounced differently from the others.

  • many

  • complete

  • engine

  • heavy

Read the passage and choose the correct answer to each question.

Gong culture in the Central Highlands of Viet Nam has been recognized by UNESCO as a Masterpiece of the Intangible Heritage of Humanity. Gong culture covers five provinces of the Central Highlands: Kon Tum, Gia Lai, Dak Lak, Dak Nong and Lam Dong. The masters of gong culture are the ethnic groups of Bahnar, Sedang, Mnong, Coho… The Gong Festival is held annually in the Central Highlands. In the festival, artists from these provinces give gong performances, highlighting the gong culture of their own province. For the ethnic groups of the Central Highlands, gongs are musical instruments of special power. It is believed that every gong is the symbol of a god who grows more powerful as the gong gets older. Therefore, gongs are associated with special occasions in people’s lives, such as the building of new houses, funerals, crop praying ceremonies… The gong sound is a way to communicate with the gods.

Where does Gong culture exist?

  • in the Central Highlands of Viet Nam
  • in Da Nang
  • in Ha Noi
  • in Hoi An

How many provinces does Gong culture cover?

  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7

How often is the Gong Festival held?

  • annually
  • every 2 years
  • every 3 years
  • every 4 years

What do artists do in the Gong Festival?

  • paint
  • write poems
  • give gong performances
  • sing

The gong sound is a way to communicate with the _____.

  • ghosts
  • farmers
  • workers
  • gods

Read the passage and choose the correct answer for each of the blanks.

Nowadays, leisure activities are totally different from the past. Many people no longer enjoy in outdoor activities after school. Instead, they playing computer games or surfing the web in their free time. Some people rely too much on computers and the Internet. For example, they prefer messages to having a face-to-face conversation with friends. Even when people out with their friends, they rarely talk but they use their phones to surf web. However, many people dislike the Internet and the world. They hate to waste time on the computer and enjoy other activities such as reading, shopping or sporting.

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Having leisure activities are truly important to the elderly.

  • Having
  • are
  • to
  • elderly

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Some people think young people should to follow the tradition of the society.

  • think
  • should
  • to follow
  • of

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Xo Dang men are good at architecturesculpting, and paint.

  • are
  • architecture
  • sculpting
  • paint

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Co Tu people love to share with guests about their live and tradition.

  • to share
  • about
  • live
  • tradition

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Your marks in English are low although you don’t study hard enough.

  • in English
  • although
  • don’t
  • hard enough

Harvesting the rice is much _____ than drying the rice.

  • more harder
  • more hardly
  • hardlier
  • harder

Look! Some children are _____ the buffaloes.

  • picking
  • playing
  • driving
  • herding

Life in a small town is _____ than that in a big city.

  • peaceful
  • much peaceful
  • less peaceful
  • much more peaceful

Steven dislikes _____, so he usually takes a bus to work.

  • to drive
  • to be driven
  • be driven
  • driving

We usually spend our holiday in the village _____ our grandparents live.

  • what
  • where
  • which
  • when

On the side of the road, a herd boy was herding _____.

  • kites
  • hat
  • cattle
  • blackberries

Mongolian children learn to ride when they are _____ as three years old.

  • as young
  • younger
  • younger than
  • youngest

Countryside is not polluted ____ you can breathe fresh air.

  • although
  • however
  • therefore
  • as

Hoa is my next door neighbor. She is _____.

  • beautify
  • beauty
  • beautifully
  • beautiful

Nam is tall enough _____ volleyball.

  • play
  • playing
  • to play
  • plays

Nam _____ to see the movie tonight.

  • is
  • am
  • are
  • is going

Binh is fat. He ought to _____ more fruit and vegetables.

  • eat
  • to eat
  • eating
  • ate

You have to cook dinner _____.

  • herself
  • yourself
  • himself
  • themselves

Would you _____ to go to the movies with me?

  • like
  • do
  • loves
  • mind

Her mother _____ this city two years ago.

  • left
  • leaves
  • is leaving
  • will leave

Graham Bell was born _____ March 3, 1847.

  • in
  • on
  • at
  • during

My children are old enough to look after _____.

  • themselves
  • ourselves
  • herself
  • for themselves

We ought _____ the wardrobe in the corner opposite the bed.

  • put
  • putting
  • to put
  • puts

You seem _____, Anna.

  • happy
  • happiness
  • happily
  • happyly