250 câu trắc nghiệm về từ vựng ôn thi THPT Quốc gia 2016 môn Tiếng Anh
1. The house was burgled while the family was
2. I am sorry that I can’t
in a card game.
what he says, he wasn’t even there when the crime was
B. According to
4. he has impressed his employers considerably and
5. He gave his listeners a vivid
he is soon to be promoted.
of his journey through Peru.
6. Will you be taking my precious experience into
when you fix my salary?
7. The policeman stopped him when he was driving home and
8. His stomach began to
9. If you
him of speeding.
because of the bad food he had eaten.
C. be hurt
money to mine, we shall have enough.
10. he was full of
11. This ticket
one person to the show.
12. The cow had lost its own calf. but the farmer persuaded it to
13. If we
the plan you suggest, we are more likely to be successful.
14. Science has made great
during the past 30 years.
15. He was a much older tennis player but he had the great
16. I had quite
A. an experiment
B. an adventure
C. a happening
19. The girl’s father
D. an affair
in the paper as he wants to find a good second-hand car.
18. On my present salary, I just can’t
on my way to work this morning.
17. He always studies the
one whose mother had died.
a car which costs over $3.000.
to buy her a car if she passed her examination.
20. They are twins and look very
21. As a result of their
the three small independent countries felt less afraid of their powerful neighbour.
22. When he was a student, his father gave him a monthly
23. Is anyone
to fish in this
towards his expenses.
had always been to become an architect.
of ice-cream sold increases sharply in the summer months.
26. If you are bitten by a poisonous snake. it is necessary to be given an
27. I’ m
29. He is
34. When John
her for helping the murderer to escape.
in London he went to see the Houses of Parliament.
in a newspaper about farming today.
36. Students are expected to
35. I read an interesting
an appointment for me to see Mr. Smith?
33. The police
for help for the earthquake victims, over a million pounds has been raised.
32. Could you please
a very old man but in fact he is only fifty.
31. Let me know if any difficulties
for being rude to his uncle.
30. As a result of the radio
to get the tickets for the show today, as there are hardly any left.
28. The child was told to
their classes regularly.
37. Before you sign anything important, pay careful
to all the conditions.
38. In the central region the dry season is long and severe, and the
39. The bicycle was moving so fast that its rider could not
40. As soon as the children were
as quickly as possible.
annual rainfall is only about 70 cm.
, their mother got them out of bed and into the bathroom.
is not big enough to cut down a tree.
42. In the market, the merchants
and joked with their friends and neighbours.
43. He couldn’t
the thought of leaving his home town for ever.
44. The room was so quiet that she could hear the
of her heart.
45. Through a mixture of greed and intelligence, he has
the biggest landowner in the whole district.
46. The damage done to my house by the fire has now
A. done good
B. been made good
C. made me good
D. been for good
47. The children will not be allowed to come with us if they don’t
48. He has adopted three orphans
children so that, all together, he has nine children to provide
50. The weather was
A. blamed for
his own six
49. The two scientists disagreed and a
D. in place of
the exceptionally poor harvest.
B. condemned for
C. accused of
D. criticized for
51. If you are so senseless as to go on long walks in tight fitting shoes, you must expect to get
52. After lunch I felt
enough to ask my boss for rise.
53. It is a very popular play, and it would be wise
seats well in advance.
54. She began to feel nervous when the train pulled up at the
55. When the bill came, he had to
of the pool.
two or three times before rolling down the slope.
58. The bus ran over the cliff because its
56. The toy boat turned over and sank to the
57. The ball
between Austria and Yugoslavia.
money from his brother to pay it.
of the bank where he worked was not in the centre of the city.
60. Large waves were
up children properly is mainly their parents’ duty.
62. Several prisoners
A. broke away
from their guards and escaped.
B. broke out
C. broke through
D. broke down
63. The specialist was under so much stress that he finally
A. broke off
B. broke down
C. broke out
64. Well-mannered children have usually been properly
A. raised up
B. borne up
C. brought up
D. broke in
by their parents.
D. put up
65. The audience waited until the curtain had risen and then
66. When she heard from the hospital the father had died, she
67. If you put too many potatoes in that paper-bag it will
68. Every day thousands of
fly the Atlantic for negotiations withAmerican firms.
69. As there was a power cut in the hospital, the surgeon had to
A. call for
B. call on
70. The book
two weeks ago.
A. came across
B. came by
71. The country has a system of
C. call off
D. call out
C. came into
D. came out
, most of which date from the nineteenth century.
72. As we wait no longer for the delivery of your order, we have to
73. He’s not
74. Bill doesn’t
B. carry out
78. It isn’t quite
D. carry on
what he said.
for the underground station.
comes off, it is almost impossible te put it back on without getting oil on your hands.
80. If you ever have the
that he will be present at the meeting.
79. If your bicycle
C. come on
77. The flat we have rented is very
with my work while you are getting tea ready?
76. He spoke so quickly that I didn’t
what people say about him.
75. Do you mind if I
of learning German in six months.
A. turn to
to go abroad to work, you should take it.
81. The fog made it difficult for the driver to see when the traffic lights
82. How much would you
83. he was
for repairing my watch?
84. lawyers often make higher
for their work than they should.
85. The customs officer didn’t bother to
86. Some of the older villagers prefer to
88. I’m afraid you have no
but to come along with us.
89. Her husband felt it would be silly to
90. The terrified hunter,
the colour of the curtains before they had painted the room.
so she went to fetch a coat.
tobacco rather than to smoke it.
87. The autumn air felt
in the arms of a huge bear, fought desperately to loosen its grip.
91. I shall never manage to beat John at tennis; we are clearly not in the same
92. The teacher
A. cleared away
the harder parts of the story.
B. cleared out
C. cleared up
93. The sky looks lighter. I think the weather is
A. clearing away
94. He wrote his name
D. cleared off
96. He took a
If you have a
Very few scientists
A. come to
under him, with a loud noise of tearing canvas.
99. The presently accepted theory of light
with him to clean the windscreen of his car.
98. He always wore a shirt with an open
97. As the fat man sat down, the deck chair
D. clearing up
and carefully at the top of the paper.
95. These trees cannot be grown in such a cold
some of the ideas of both earlier theories.
with completely new answers to the world’s problems.
B. come round
C. come up
D. come in
to make about the food, I am willing to listen.
He said he had every
in his secretary; she would do the right thing.
She was afraid that unless the train speeded up sle would lose lose her
Tom was a highly
teacher who took his duties seriously but he had neither the personality nor ability
to achieve much success.
I was not
I have always
you my best friend.
She opened the packet and emptied the
sum of $1300 in it.
She has lost her handbag with the
that I had cut myself until I saw the blood all over my hand .
into a saucepan.
The road lay ahead of him, a(n)
grey line stretching to the
horizon. A, continual
C. eternal D.
In the capitalist countries, the rising
There was a
They lay almost flat and
by boat, we reached the island.
in packing that she had to iron it before going out.
that the cyclist had to stop riding.
When the other car hit mine, it made a huge
of each other.
When he was questioned about the missing ring, he firmly
People who live in a small village are bound to see a good
The headlights of the approaching car were so
The new car at the motor-show was a very
through the tubelike underground passage.
If I take this medicine twice a day, it should
Her skirt had been so
the stream to the other side of the park.
After a tiring
A narrow road
You should iron out the
of parchment as the solicitor unrolled the will written on it.
of living is as hard on country families as on city families.
that he had even seen it.
in my rear bumper.
of the company, he often had to attend Board meetings.
as the sun came fully out from behind the clouds.
when her husband forgot
High interest rates
She felt very
lit after the bright sunshine outside.
As one of the four
to succeed that I am sure nothing will stop her.
The hall seemed
Ann is so
On Sunday the business centre of the city was usually quite
people in capitalist countries from borrowing money.
Weeks later he had still not found a job and he began to feel
131. Some useful ideas were suggested while the social committee was
the club’s programme for the
A, arguing about B. discussing
The cat showed her
his few friends.
by four horses.
on my teeth.
There is something wrong with his vocal chords and as a result, he had always been
I dislike going to the dentist as he uses the
The carriage was
When he heard the bad news, he broke
He criticised everything and everybody and even ran
for the stale fish by turning her back on it.
Please sign your name here on the
D. having a debate on
He often forgets to do what he has been told and is scolded for being
When he beat the carpet, the
When I came through the customs at the airport, I had to pay
on a clock I had bought.
You won’t find a greater variety of flowers anywhere else on
that all trains were running about one hour behind time.
I could tell he was surprised from the
The information-office at the station
D. wait for
him, but he didn’t arrive.
he hoped the appointment would enable him to
on his face.
Because the company was doing more business, it was necessary to
as far as the river.
The plain occupies the west, south and central parts of the continent, though considerable variations are to
be found over so
many English men work in their gardens when they come home from work.
I sat near the entrance for a long time
D. entered for
him to arrive in time for dinner.
C. sat for
the examination before Friday, so bring your money to the office as soon as possible.
He knows so much about the stars that I am sure it would be impossible to find his
B. enrolled for
A. hope for
for next year’s evening classes?
You must have
When can the students
the growth of plants.
An ambulance must have priority as it usually has to deal with some kind of
of the knife was not sharp enough.
You can do it if you want to, but in my opinion it’s not worth the
We couldn’t cut the string because the
Because of the strong sun Mrs. William’s new dining-room curtains
from dark blue to grey within a
Spies may have a number of
Why can’t you do this small
names and papers.
for me? I’ve helped you often enough in the past.
charged by the lawyer for his services was unusually high.
, though I have little faith in it.
a line, then walked quietly into school.
a teacher, has written four novels.
With the invention of the train, man could travel overland
A strong westerly
without the need of horses.
flattened the standing corn though it brought no rain.
After his prolonged dive in search of the ring he emerged from the water
B. under his breath
Mr and Mrs Green
C. gasping for breath D. out of breath
As the storm drew nearer, black clouds were
over the sky.
a party for their daughter’s twenty-first birthday.
The old lady couldn’t
B. get on
because she had rheumatism.
C. get through
D. get in
He does not _ his fellow-workers and there are often disagreements between them.
If we can
A. get off
Since his retirement, Peter Smith, who was
A. go on with
A. get about
and they finished it all.
of birds was flying southward.
I usually listen to the weather
from its body with its tail.
High in the sky a
A horse drives the
result will be loss of staff.
The children thought that the cream was deliciously
You direct me to the nearest garage? One of my tyres is
D. blow up
If present dissatisfaction over salaries continues the
C. speed up
when there’s a doubt the examiner’s decision is
a bucket with water so that he could plant the vegetables.
B. top up
My petrol tank was empty so I pulled into a garage to
A. fill up
A historical novel is a form of which may include many facts.
It is not
B. put up with
C. get on with
D. get into touch with
our present difficulties, then everything should be all right.
B. come across
C. come over
for you to eat too much
D. get over
Be careful how you
that jug; It will break very easily.
of the clock showed that it was time for dinner.
We suddenly saw the bus about to leave and had to run
to catch it.
There’s no need to be frightened of the dog; he’s quite
before the fine weather came to an end.
It was a long time before the cut on my hand
This year the farmers were just able to gather the
of storing money under the bed.
B. by hand
Most things are now mass-produced rather than
future ahead with little comfort, food or hope.
The old man got into the
resulting from ill-treat-ment by their landlords led finally to rebellion.
They have a
to your teachers for their help
The peasants’ many
You should be very
Dearer electricity will mean
mournfully in the nearby forest.
when his lorry crashed into a wall.
of a weekend sports competition.
my surprise when I heard the news.
into the United States established large plantations.
The judge said that he was
Many of the earliest
the handlebars firmly.
after eleven o’clock at night, as it makes too much noise.
All the students were excited at the
The lorry driver was badly
You are not allowed to use the
When you are riding a bicycle you should
bills for most families.
by the high standards of performance by the riders.
We paid the shopkeeper
Where do you
going for your holidays this year?
people when they are speaking.
the audience strolled and chatted in the foyer.
B. at the end
had to return home without it.
C. in the end
D. at the last
the Kennedy family.
I’m sorry I’m late, I was held up in a traffic
He hit the other boxer so hard that he broke his lower
Her mother had asked her to do several
When he makes a
on his post office savings
The boy’s allergy to dust caused his skin to
She looked everywhere for her book but
Be quiet! It’s rude to
Now that he has retired, he lives partly on his pension and partly on the
of leather has ruined shoe repairing as a business.
about hotels in the area.
B. as well
C. in for
strange hobbies like collecting bottle-tops and inventing secret codes.
The use of plastics for shoes
The businessman proved to be an apparently well-behaved
The local tourist bureau will send you
because it’s going rain in a minute or two.
he has always gone
Violent programmes on television may have a bad
as if they were
I cut my finger on a rusty tin and it became badly
Tell your brother to come
The crowd stared at the giant and the dwarf
before she went out .
by car, he takes his family with him.
I can’t advise you what to do: you must use your own
B. keep … under
I should like to
Shut the window and
A. keep on
C. keep … back
C. keep in
B. keep … out C. keep … down
C. keep up
D. keep back
It was after dark when the two children were both
I cannot undo the
It was the longest film I’ve ever seen; it
It is time to
of money prevented us from taking a holiday this year.
on the safe-crossing by a lorry.
in this piece of string.
D. keep … behind
your shorthand ability by taking notes in shorthand during lectures.
B. keep in
D. keep … on
touch with old friends but I have so little time.
B. be in
A. keep … in
any secrets even for an hour in that llttle town.
The police had to
A. be out of
in the last six months.
A. keep … to
Because of the poor harvest, wheat prices have
the table for dinner.
C. lay out
After driving for five hours, the driver pulled into
A. a bypass
B. a flyover
C. a lay-by
D. put out
for a rest. A,
The guide is
a line of tourists through the narrow passage with the help of his torch.
She tried to
he offered to
him five pounds until the weekend.
her a hand as the suitcase was too heavy for her to carry.
The police must now
of your spectacles need changing.
until the train had passed.
C. level crossing
here, so we must get back to the car very quickly.
As he had no friends or relatives in the town, the traveller tried to find a
the dog alone it wouldn’t have bitten him.
There is a 20 minute parking
on “Brain Electronics” tomorrow?
A long line of traffic had to wait at the
importance to me.
You should have your eyes tested every year in case the
Peter begged his neighbour to
If the boy had
Are you going to attend Dr Barker’s
I’m sorry but what he thinks is not of the
She came to England for a year in order to
out of the window to see the procession more clearly.
B. look for
B. looked on
escaped convict in the surrounding counties.
C. look after
The children played in the park while their mother
A. looked at
C. looked over
D. looked round