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TRƯỜNG THPT NGUYỄN VIẾT XUÂN
Đề thi có 5 trang
ĐỀ THI KHẢO SÁT CHẤT LƯỢNG LẦN 4
Năm học 2014 - 2015
Môn : Tiếng Anh 11
Thời gian làm bài: 90 phút;
Mã đề thi 485
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Họ, tên thí sinh:..................................................................... Mã sinh viên: .............................
A. MULTIPLE CHOICE
Mark the letter A, B, C, or D on your answer sheet to indicate the correct answer to each of the
following questions from 1 to 30.
Câu 1: Shopkeeper: "_______"
Customer: "Yes. I'd like to buy a computer."
A. Do you look for something?
B. Can you help me buy something?
C. Excuse me. Do you want to buy it?
D. Good morning. Can I help you?
Câu 2: - Jack: “Would you mind lending me your bike?”
- Tom: “_______.”
A. Yes, let’s
B. Yes. Here it is
C. Not at all
Câu 3: -Sarah: “Do you think you will get the job?”
- Mary: “_______.”
A. I know so
B. Well, I hope so
C. I think not
D. Yes, that’s right
Câu 4: Hung: “Thank you very much for a lovely party.”
A. You are welcome
B. Good health
C. Have a good time
Câu 5: John: -“She is the best pianist in the school.”
Ann: - “_______.”
A. You can say that again
B. That’s okay
C. That’s that
D. Never mind
Câu 6: _______ had she closed the door than the bell rang.
A. The fact
B. As soon as
D. No sooner
Câu 7: We _______ on the beach now if we hadn’t missed the plane.
A. could be lying
B. may have lain
C. would lie
D. would have lain
Câu 8: Tony got high mark although he didn’t study hard for the test. His answers_______ from
A. should have copied
B. can have copied
C. must have been copied
D. would have copied
Câu 9: The Smiths have _______.
A. a white small cat
B. cat a small white
C. a small white cat
D. a cat small white
Câu 10: Someone must have taken my bad. I clearly remember_______ it by the window and now it has
A. to have left
B. to leave
Câu 11: How _______ since we _______school?
A. are you/left
B. have you been / left
C. had you been/ have left
D. were you/left
Câu 12: He can’t drive and _______ his brother.
A. so can’t
B. neither can
C. so can
D. nor can’t
Câu 13: He stayed up late to talk to us _______ he didn’t feel well.
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C. even though
Câu 14: This coffee tastes _______ dishwater!
A. such as
Câu 15: _______ in UNESCO’s World Heritage Sites in 2003, Phong Nha Ke Bang is noted for its
cave and grotto systems.
A. Having been listed B. Having listed
C. To have listed
Câu 16: The noise of the airplanes _______ from the airport over my house was unbearable at times.
A. which taking off
B. taking off
C. to take off
D. which was taking off
Câu 17: We suggested that she _______ the 10:30 train immediately.
B. may take
C. might take
_______ in 1776 that the Declaration of Independence was signed.
B. It was
D. There was
Câu 19: The company _______ a new advertising campaign.
A. is thought that it is planning
B. is thought about planning
C. thought to plan
D. is thought to be planning
Câu 20: How many times has Venus Williams_______ her sister?
Câu 21: Michael: “I phoned but you didn’t answer it. You must have gone out.”
A. I must
B. I was
C. I agree
D. I did
Câu 22: ________ invited, so we three won’t come to her wedding. If you are invited, you should go.
A. Neither my parents nor I am
B. Either my parents or I are not
C. Both my parents and I are
D. Not only I but also my parents are
Câu 23: The United State consists of fifty states, _______ has its own government.
A. each of
B. each of which
C. they each
D. each of them
Câu 24: Please keep silent in the room, _______ you?
Câu 25: Mrs. Chau has managed the department _______that she’ll be promoted next month.
A. too success
B. so successful
C. too successfully
D. so successfully
Câu 26: It is time every student _______work harder for the coming exam.
C. has to
D. had to
Câu 27: The company has just got a big order and the workers are working around the _______.
Câu 28: After the accident, he did not play sport _______.
Câu 29: My father was a very clever man. He _______ do all the tasks that his teacher gave him
B. is able to
D. wasn’t able to
Câu 30: Nobody phone, did _______?
Choose the word of which the stressed syllable is different from the others from 31 to 33.
Read the following passage and mark the letter A, B, C or D on your answer sheet to indicate the correct word
or phrase for each of the blanks from 34 to 43.
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LOOK ON THE BRIHGT SIDE
Do you ever wish you were more optimistic, someone who always _______(34) to be successful?
Having someone around who always _______ (35) the worst isn’t really a lot of _______ (36) – we all
know someone who sees a single cloud on a sunny day and says, “ It looks_______ (37) rain.” But if you
catch yourself thinking such things, it’s important to do something _______ (38) it.
You can change your view of life, _______ (39) to psychologists. It only takes a little effort, and you’ll
find life more rewarding as a_______(40). Optimism, they say, is partly about self-respect and confidence
but it’s also a more positive way of looking at life and all it has to_______ (41). Optimists are more likely
to start new projects and are generally more prepared to take risks.
Upbringing is obviously very important in forming your _______(42) to the world. Some people are
brought up to depend too much on others and grow up forever blaming other people when anything goes
wrong. Most optimists, on the other hand, have been brought up not to _______ (43) failure as the end of
the world – they just get on with their lives.
Read the following passage and mark the letter A, B, C or D on your answer sheet to indicate the correct answer
to each of the questions from 44 to 53.
In 776 B.C., the first Olympic Games were held at the foot of Mount Olympus to honor the Greeks’
chief god, Zeus. The warm climate for outdoor activities, the need for preparedness in war, and their
lifestyle caused the Greeks to create competitive sports. Only the elite and military could participate at
first, but later the Games were open to all free Greek males who had no criminal records. The Greek
emphasized physical fitness and strength in their education of youth. Therefore, contests in running,
jumping, discus and javelin throwing, boxing, and horse and chariot racing were held in individual cities,
and the winners competed every four years at Mount Olympus. Winners were greatly honored by having
olive wreaths placed on their heads and having poems sung about their deeds. Originally these contests
were held as games of friendship, and any wars in progress were halted to allow the games to take place.
They also helped to strengthen bonds among competitors and the different cities represented.
The Greeks attached so much importance to the games that they calculated time in four-year cycles
called “Olympiads” dating from 776 B.C. The contests coincided with religious festivities and constituted
an all-out effort on the part of participants to please the gods. Any who disobeyed the rules were
dismissed and seriously punished. These athletes brought shame not only to themselves, but also the cities
Câu 44: Which of the following is NOT true?
A. The Games were held in Greece every four years
B. Winners placed olive wreaths on their own heads
C. Battles were interrupted to participate in the games
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D. Poems glorified the winners in song
Câu 45: The word “elite” in line 5 is closest in meaning to
Câu 46: Why were the Olympic Games held?
A. To stop wars
B. To crown the best athletes
C. To honor Zeus
D. To sing songs about the athletes
Câu 47: Approximately how many years ago did these games originate?
A. 1,200 years
B. 2,300 years
C. 2,800 years
D. 800 years
Câu 48: What conclusion can we draw about the ancient Greeks?
A. They believed athletic events were important.
B. They couldn’t count, so they used “Olympiads” for dates.
C. They were pacifists
D. They were very simple
Câu 49: What is the main idea of this passage?
A. The Greeks had always encouraged everyone to participate in the games.
B. Physical fitness was an integral part of the lives of the ancient Greeks.
C. The Greeks severely punished those who did not participate in physical fitness programs.
D. The Greeks had the games coincide with religious festivities so that they could go back to war when
the games were over.
Câu 50: In line 14, the word “deeds” is closet in meaning to
Câu 51: Which of the following was ultimately required of all athletes competing in the Olympics?
A. They had to be very religious.
B. They had to attend special training sessions.
C. They had to be Greeks males with no criminal record.
D. They must have completed military service.
Câu 52: The word “halted” means most nearly the same as
Câu 53: What is an “Olympiads”?
A. The time it took to finish the games
B. The time between games
C. The time it took to finish the war
D. The time it took the athletes to train
Mark the letter A, B, C, or D on your answer sheet to indicate the word or phrase that is
OPPOSITE in meaning to the underlined part in each of the following questions from 54 to 55.
Câu 54: Mr. Smith’s new neighbors appear to be very friendly.
Câu 55: My parents always disapproved of my smoking. They even told me once it would stop me
D. objected to
Mark the letter A, B, C, or D on your answer sheet to indicate the word or phrase that is CLOSEST
in meaning to the underlined part in each of the following questions from 56 to 57.
Câu 56: Hanoi is a city of 6 million inhabitants.
Câu 57: If you are at a loose end this weekend, I will show you round the city.
Mark the letter A, B, C, or D on your answer sheet to show the underlined part that needs correction in
each of the following questions from 58 to 62.
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Câu 58: Establishing in 1984 for students who wanted to study art and music subjects, LaGuardia was
first public school of its kind.
A. for students
B. of its kind
Câu 59: Students in the United States often support themselves by baby sitting, working in restaurants
they drive taxicabs.
A. often support
D. they drive
Câu 60: The painting Sun Flower, which painted by Van Gogh, was stolen many times.
A. was stolen
C. the painting
Câu 61: It is general believed that “men build the house and women make it home”.
Câu 62: Air pollution, together with littering, are causing many problems in our large, industrial cities
B. in our large
Choose the word whose underlined part is pronounced differently from that of the others from 63 to
Rewrite the following sentences without changing their meaning
1. They have posted the letter for you.
The letter …………………………………………………..……………………….
2. He is the best footballer in the country.
No one ……………………………………………………………...………………
3. The last time it rained was a fortnight ago.
It hasn’t …………………………………………………………………………….
4. I’m sorry that I asked her to stay.
Now I wish …………………………………………………………..……………..
5. It was such hot tea that she couldn’t drink it.
The tea was …………………………………………………………………….…..
Write a paragraph (120 words) about an experience in your life that you remember the most.
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