Đề kiểm tra HK1 môn Tiếng Anh lớp 8 năm 2021-2022 trường THCS Ngọc Thụy

10/7/2022 8:40:00 AM

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

  • celebration

  • tradition

  • education

  • question 

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

  • passed

  • watched

  • agreed

  • worshipped

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

  • adore
  • collect
  • detest
  • harvest

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

  • nomadic
  • cultural
  • generous
  • countryside

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

  • tradition
  • competition
  • companion
  • magician

You _____ to prepare the meal. I have done for you already.  

  • mustn’t
  • shouldn’t
  • haven’t
  • don’t have

When the prince _____ Cinderella at the party, she _____ a beautiful gown.  

  • met/ wore
  • was meeting/ was wearing
  • was meeting/ wore
  • met/ was wearing

My best friend is hooked _____ playing computer games. 

  • in
  • on
  • of
  • at

They built a new theater to _____ the birth of the great musician.  

  • commemorate
  • pray
  • worship
  • wish

This year’s exam was much _____ than last year’s. 

  • the harder
  • harder
  • more hardly
  • more hard

I chose this book as my favourite because it’s _____ most interesting of all the ones I have read.

  • the
  • a
  • an
  • X

What terrible _____ !  

  • book
  • character
  • weather
  • dish

_____ animal can run faster, a horse or a dog?  

  • How
  • Who
  • When
  • Which

We have a long _____ of giving lucky money to children at Tet.  

  • traditions
  • tradition
  • traditional
  • traditionally

After harvesting rice, the farmers often _____ it in the sunlight.  

  • collect
  • water
  • dry
  • pick

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

All the guest felt very glad because the host welcomed them warmly at the door. 

  • greeted
  • respected
  • behaved
  • followed

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

Parents usually want their offsprings to follow the family tradition.  

  • ancestors
  • relatives
  • students
  • children

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

People in some mountainous regions still keep their traditional way of life. 

  • modern
  • usual
  • famous
  • common

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

The farm has a vast expanse of grassland for us to play football.  

  • huge
  • short
  • big
  • limited

- Hung: “We don’t sweep the floor on the first day of Tet.”

- Peter: “_____. Why?”  

  • What a bad day!
  • Yes, spot on!
  • You are right!
  • You are kidding!

- Hoa: “Let’s go to Lim Festival together!”

- Tuan: “_____”  

  • You won’t regret it.
  • What a pity! I am not allowed to go.
  • Yes, that’s a terrible idea!
  • No, I don’t.

Choose the underlined part that needs correction.

According for tradition, girls should wear ao dai every Monday

  • for
  • girls
  • wear
  • Monday

Choose the underlined part that needs correction.

Tet is a time to worship ancestors; however, it’s also a time for family reunion

  • to worship
  • however
  • it’s
  • family reunion

Choose the underlined part that needs correction.

People in the countryside live gooder than people in the city. 

  • the
  • live
  • gooder
  • than

Read and choose the correct word for each of the blanks.

Open New House Celebration Customs 

In the past, building a house was considered one of the three most events in Vietnamese life. These were purchasing a buffalo, looking a wife, and building a house. Building their own house is very important to Vietnamese. It even shows his position in social structure. Vietnamese who die without ever having his own house is considered poor and disadvantaged.

Open house is a popular custom of Vietnamese. All of friends, relatives and neighbors are invited to a party to share with the house owner happiness. the party, all guests give gifts normally a little money to house owner and also best wishes for health, happiness and a prosperous life.

Read the passage and choose the best answer for each question.

Most people watch TV in their leisure time. A television is considered essential in every household. It can be the source of entertainment for all members in the family. There are always programmes suitable for different ages, genders, and interests. Watching TV is a great way to spend time with your family. Besides the entertainment value, TV shows can also be educational with cooking programmes, documentaries… TV is also a way to expand your mind and see places you couldn’t in real life. However, spending too much time in front of the TV makes you a couch potato, lazy person who watches TV a lot. It can negatively affect your physical health because you are less likely to exercise. Your creativity and imagination can also be limited because of television.

What is the passage about? 

  • Television and Household
  • Entertainment for family members
  • Advantages and Disadvantages of watching TV
  • Imagination from Television

The word “essential” in the paragraph is CLOSEST in meaning to _____.

  • important
  • different
  • optional
  • similar

What is a great way to spend time with your family? 

  • Listening to the radio
  • Watching TV
  • Going camping
  • Listening to music

Which of the following is NOT true? 

  • There are educational programmes on TV.
  • People watch TV for entertaining.
  • A couch potato may have bad physical health.
  • Watching TV a lot affects our health positively.

Choose the sentence that is CLOSEST in meaning to the sentence given.

Mary fancies doing DIY in her free time. 

  • Mary doesn’t like doing DIY in her free time.
  • Mary likes do DIY in her free time.
  • Mary is interested in doing DIY in her free time.
  • Mary is interested in do DIY in her free time.

Choose the sentence that is CLOSEST in meaning to the sentence given.

You mustn’t leave the room without permission. 

  • You shouldn’t leave the room without permission.
  • You are not allowed to leave the room without permission.
  • You should leave the room without permission.
  • You have to leave the room without permission.

Choose the sentence that is CLOSEST in meaning to the sentence given.

Saint Giong was three years old. He was unable to talk, smile, or walk. 

  • Because Saint Giong was three years old, he was unable to talk, smile, or walk.
  • Saint Giong was three years old; therefore, he was unable to talk, smile, or walk.
  • Although Saint Giong was three years old, he was unable to talk, smile, or walk.
  • However Saint Giong was three years old, he was unable to talk, smile, or walk.

Choose the sentence that is CLOSEST in meaning to the sentence given.

Mrs Mai is the most hard-working in her village. 

  • Mrs Mai is not as hard working as others in her village.
  • No one in Mrs Mai’s village is more hard-working than her.
  • No one in Mrs Mai’s village is lazy.
  • Every one in Mrs Mai’s village is hard-working.

Choose the best sentence that can be made from the words given.

My mother/ prefer/ cook/ go shopping/. 

  • My mother prefer cook than go shopping.
  • My mother prefer cooking to going shopping.
  • My mother prefers cooking than going shopping.
  • My mother prefers cooking to going shopping.

Choose the best sentence that can be made from the words given.

You/ should/ take off/ your shoes / before/ enter/ a house /. 

  • You should take off your shoes before enter a house.
  • You should take off your shoes before entering a house.
  • You should to take off your shoes before entering a house.
  • You should take off your shoes before to enter a house.

Choose the best sentence that can be made from the words given.

I/ watch/ a film/ on TV/at 9 p.m yesterday/. 

  • I watch a film on TV at 9 p.m yesterday.
  • I watched a film on TV at 9 p.m yesterday.
  • I am watching a film on TV at 9 p.m yesterday.
  • I was watching a film on TV at 9 p.m yesterday.

Choose the best sentence that can be made from the words given.

The Yao/ have/ rich culture/ folk literature and art.

  • The Yao have rich culture of folk literature and art.
  • The Yao has rich culture of folk literature and art.
  • The Yao have a rich culture of folk literature and art.
  • The Yao has a rich culture of folk literature and art.