Đề thi giữa HK1 môn Tiếng Anh 8 năm 2021-2022 trường THCS Cát Tài

10/7/2022 8:10:00 AM

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

  • sound

  • out

  • found

  • enough

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

  • worked

  • watched

  • relaxed

  • crowded

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

  • question

  • mention

  • action

  • education

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

  • addiction

  • vast

  • craft

  • pasture

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

  • paragraph

  • although

  • laugh

  • enough

Choose the word that differs from the rest in the position of the main stress.

  • blackberry
  • heritage
  • museum
  • decorate

Choose the word that differs from the rest in the position of the main stress.

  • minorities
  • activity
  • populated
  • experience

Choose the word that differs from the rest in the position of the main stress.

  • collect
  • disturb
  • detest
  • gather

Choose the word that differs from the rest in the position of the main stress.

  • local
  • virtual
  • unique
  • basic

Choose the word that differs from the rest in the position of the main stress.

  • opportunity
  • facility
  • inconvenient
  • optimistic

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

Viet is a student and he in a bed-sit in a suburb of Hanoi. It’s a part of an old house. He has one room and a kitchen and a bathroom with three other people. In his room, there is a bed on the left-hand side. There is armchair beside the bed. The desk is opposite the bed and there is a closet the right side of the room. Above the desk, there is a bookshelf and above the bed there is a clock. He has a TV and a cassette player. The room is rather , but it’s OK. Viet likes his room very much.

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

Living in the country is something that people from the city often dream about. However, in reality, it has both advantages and disadvantages.

There are certainly many advantages to living in the country. First, you can enjoy peace and quietness. Moreover, people tend to be friendlier. A further advantage is that there is less traffic, so it is safer for young children.

However, there are certain disadvantages or drawbacks to life outside the city. First, because there are fewer people, you are likely to have few friends. In addition, entertainment is difficult to find, particularly in the evening. Furthermore, the fact that there are fewer shops and services means that it is hard to find jobs.

In short, it can be seen that the country is more suitable for some people than others. On the whole, it is often the best for those who are retired or who have young children. In contrast, young people who have a career are better provided in the city.

According to the passage, living in the country has _____.

  • only good points
  • only bad points
  • both good and bad points
  • no disadvantages

How many advantages does living in the country have?

  • Two
  • Three
  • Four
  • Five

Living in the country is safer for young children because _____.

  • there is less traffic
  • there are fewer people
  • there are few shops
  • there are few services

Which of the following statements is NOT true according to the passage?

  • People in the country tend to be friendlier than people in the city.
  • It’s hard to find entertainment in the country.
  • There are fewer shops and services in the country.
  • The country is only suitable for retired people.

Having few friends is _____.

  • one of drawbacks to life in the country
  • the only disadvantage to living in the country
  • one of certain drawbacks to life outside the city
  • one of certain advantages to life outside the city

Choose the underlined part that needs correction.

This house is more spacious as that white house I bought in Ho Chi Minh City last year.

  • is
  • as
  • I bought
  • last year

Choose the underlined part that needs correction.

Do you mind to speak to John to ask him to help us?

  • to speak
  • to ask
  • to help
  • us

Choose the word(s) CLOSEST in meaning to the underlined word(s).

He was late, but fortunately his friends waited for him.

  • luckily
  • magically
  • cruelly
  • lately

Choose the word(s) CLOSEST in meaning to the underlined word(s).

Will she be annoyed that you forgot to phone?

  • displeased
  • pleased
  • please
  • pleasure

Choose the word(s) OPPOSITE in meaning to the underlined word(s).

Mr Thompson works more carefully than Mr Baker.

  • incautiously
  • exactly
  • deliberately
  • faithfully

Choose the word(s) OPPOSITE in meaning to the underlined word(s).

I like providing minority children with literacy.

  • adult
  • most
  • majority
  • many

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

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

_____ month is the Hoa Ban Festival of the Thai people held in?

  • When
  • Which
  • How many
  • How often

The Gong Festival is held _____ in the Central Highlands.

  • year
  • yearlong
  • annual
  • annually

What colour is _____ symbol of good luck for the Hoa?

  • a
  • an
  • the
  • x

"Do you love it?" can be abbreviated: _____.

  • WBU
  • J4F
  • NUFF
  • DYLI

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

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

I think country life is so boring and _____ because you’re not close to shops and services.

  • unhealthy
  • inconvenient
  • comfortable
  • peaceful

Visitors find the Central Highland _____.

  • attraction
  • attractive
  • attract
  • attractively

Farmers who are working on _____ look very happy with shining smiles in summer days.

  • grasslands
  • paddy fields
  • factories
  • construction sites

- I have two tickets to a gong performance. Would you like to go?

- _____ What time?

    • Sorry, I can’t.
    • Not very good.
    • Yes, I’d like that.
    • Never mind.

    - Is it true that Y Moan was the greatest pop singer of the Ede?

    - _____.

    • Really?
    • How beautiful!
    • Come on!
    • Exactly.

    He did the test _____ than I did.

    • as bad as
    • more worse
    • worse
    • badder

    _____ does Hoa Ban Festival take place? – In Lai Chau.

    • Where
    • When
    • How
    • What

    My friends will go swimming today ____ it is very hot.

    • so
    • so that
    • because
    • although