Đề kiểm tra giữa HKI Tiếng Anh lớp 9 năm 2020 - Trường THCS Ba Đình, HN

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Choose the word which has the underlined part pronounced differently from the others.
  • pottery
  • product
  • workshop

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

     
  • impressed
  • embroidered

     
  • weaved

     
Choose the word that differs from the rest in the position of the main stress.
  • craftsman
  • attraction
  • museum
  • department
Choose the word that differs from the rest in the position of the main stress.
  • competition
  • generation
  • conical
  • authenticity
I suggest ______ some money for the poor children in our area.
  • raise
  • to raise
  • raised
  • raising
You should hear Lucy play ______ guitar. It's wonderful.
  • the
  • a
  • one
  • any
The ground is dry, and we haven't had any rain for months. It's a real ______.
  • flood
  • drought
  • storm
  • typhoon

She asked the pupils _____ still, but they kept moving out of class.

 
  • sit
  • sat
  • to sit
  • sitting

Every possible test was carried ______ to decide the nature of her illness.

 
  • on
  • of
  • through
  • out

Tom _____ a lot of presents on his birthday.

  • gave
  • was giving
  • was given
  • was been given

Mr. Smith has someone ______ his car every Sunday.

  • wash
  • to wash
  • washing
  • washed

If I were a superman, I _____ everywhere I like.

  • flew
  • will fly
  • could fly
  • fly
The bus ______ before I reached the bus-stop.
  • left
  • had left
  • was leaving
  • will leave

- "I was worried about chemistry, but Mr. Brown gave me an A!"

- "_____"

 
  • Don't worry about it.
  • Congratulations! That's a difficult course.
  • Mr. Brown is a very good teacher.
  • Good luck to you!

- "I'd like to book a flight to Melbourne, please."

- "______"

 
  • No, of course not.
  • Do you mind if I said no?
  • Yes, sir, single or return?
  • You can't. We are busy.

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

They need to cut back on eating a lot of salt and sugary foods. They're not good for their health.

 
  • reduce
  • begin
  • speed up
  • carry out

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

Many language learners do not try to learn all new words they come across.

  • study
  • like
  • meet
  • understand

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

They left their first temporary home last week when the overcrowded camp ran out of fresh water and space.

 
  • country
  • familiar
  • permanent
  • expensive

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

When you play professional football, you lose the ability to play simply for fun.

 
  • watched only, not played well
  • played in a team, not individually
  • considered serious as a job
  • done for enjoyment, not as a job

Choose the underlined part that needs correction.

My grandmother used to be telling us folktales when we were small.

  • grandmother
  • be telling
  • when
  • were small

Choose the underlined part that needs correction.

The English summer course will start in May 29th and finish in August.

 
  • The English summer
  • will
  • in May 29th
  • in August

Choose the underlined part that needs correction.

The little boy's mother bought him a five-speeds-racing bicycle for his birthday.

  • The little boy's
  • him
  • five-speeds-racing
  • for

Read the text and choose the best answer to fill in the blanks.

Rivers are one of the world's most important natural resources. Many cities are on large rivers, and every country has at least one river that plays an important part in the lives of its people.

Besides transportation, rivers food, water for crops, water to drink, and opportunities for recreation for people who live along their banks. And in order to get water for crops, engineers sometimes build a dam a river and let water become a lake behind the dam. Then people can use their water not only to irrigate fields but also to make electricity for homes and industries.

However, the water often becomes when cities on river banks grow in size and the number of industries increases. We are learning that it is necessary to keep rivers clean if we want to enjoy the of the natural resources.

 

Read the following passage then choose the best answer to each question below.

Music is a very important part of our lives. Music is for dancing, drinking, eating, loving, and thinking. Some songs remind us of our childhood or youth. Others remind us of the people we love. Many important occasions, like weddings and funerals, have special music. Every nation has a national song like the American “The Star-Spangled Banner”. In the U.S., high school and colleges have school songs, too.

Music is a part of the history of America. It expresses the problems and feelings of its people. As the years pass, the music grows and changes. Modern science has also changed music. Inventions like records, radio, movies, electric instruments, tape recorders and videos have changed the way we play and listen to music. They have helped to make music an important form of international communication.

American music, from the earliest folk songs to modern “pop”, is known around the world. Music is one of America’s most important exports. It brings the people of the world together. Even when people can not understand the same language, they can share the same music. Many people learn and practice English by singing songs. Understanding American music can help you understand American people, their history, and culture.

 
What is true about "The Star-Spangled Banner"?
  • It is played in weddings.
  • It is the U.S national song.
  • It is liked by every nation.
  • It is one of American school songs.

According to the passage, music is changed thanks to the invention of the following EXCEPT ______.

 
  • international communication
  • electric instrument
  • tape recorders
  • radio and movies

What is the earliest form of music in America?

 
  • school music
  • national music
  • pop music
  • folk music

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

 
  • Every nation has a national song.
  • Music expresses American people's feelings.
  • People in the world share the same music.
  • We can practise English by singing songs.
What can be the best title for this passage?
  • An Introduction to American Music
  • The Development of American Music
  • The History of American Music
  • The Future of American Music

Complete the second sentence so that it has the same meaning to the first.

"Did you have a good time abroad last week?" She asked me.

=> She asked me ............

 

Complete the second sentence so that it has the same meaning to the first.

Real Madrid is not as good as Real Zaragoza.

=> Real Zaragoza ............

 

Complete the second sentence so that it has the same meaning to the first.

The police took the wounded person to the hospital.

=> The wounded person ...........

 

Complete the second sentence so that it has the same meaning to the first.

"What should we do to help those disadvantaged children?"

=> They wondered ..........

 

Complete the second sentence using the word given so that it has the same meaning to the first.

She was very tired. She could not stand up. (SO ... THAT)

 

Complete the second sentence using the word given so that it has the same meaning to the first.

The wind was cold this morning, but we went for a walk. (DESPITE)

 

Complete the second sentence using the word given so that it has the same meaning to the first.

You won't get into university if you don't pass your exam. (UNLESS)

 

Complete the second sentence using the word given so that it has the same meaning to the first.

He prefers typing to writing by hand. (WOULD RATHER)