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ĐỀ THI KHẢO SÁT LẦN I (2019 - 2020)
MÔN: TIẾNG ANH
Thời gian làm bài: 90 phút (không kể thời gian giao đề)



Mark the letter A, B, C, or D on your answer sheet to indicate the word that differs from the other three in the position of primary stress in each of the following questions.
Question 1. A. student B. hotel C. village D. cancer
Question 2. A. national B. entertain C. volunteer D. Vietnamese
Question 3. A. collect B. prevent C. offer D. insist
Mark the letter A, B, C, or D on your answer sheet to indicate the word whose underlined part differs from the other three in pronunciation in each of the following questions.
Question 4. A. channel B. massage C. collapse D. balance
Question 5. A. homemaker B. horrible C. honesty D. honeymoon
Question 6. A. wool B. tool C. moon D. soon
Mark the letter A, B, C, or D on your answer sheet to indicate the underlined part that needs correction in each of the following questions.
Question 7. If one type of manufacturing expands, it is like that another type will shrink considerably.
A. expands B. like C. another D. considerably
Question 8 . The Internet helps us to interact to people all around the world.
A. helps B. to C. all around D. us
Question 9. Where Earth has one moon, the plane called Mars has two small ones.
A. Where B. Earth C. called D. ones
Question 10 . Economy is heavy dependent on industry, and economic growth has always been of greater concern than environmental preservation.
A. heavy dependent  B. of greater concern C. environmental preservation D. has
Question 11. Although the sun is shining now, but it isn’t very warm.
A. the B. shining C. but D. very
Mark the letter A, B, C, or D on your answer sheet to indicate the word/phrase CLOSEST in meaning to the underlined word in each of the following questions.
Question 12. Your room is so cluttered. You should tidy it up immediately.
A. messy B. clean C. confined D. unique
Question 13. It was obvious to everyone that the every child should be well-treated.
A. significant B. unclear C. evident D. frank
Question 14. Crime rates tend to fluctuate with the seasons, with much higher rates in the winter than in the summer.
A. go up and down B. stay the same C. accelerate D. decrease
Mark the letter A, B, C, or D on your answer sheet to indicate the word(s) OPPOSITE in meaning tothe underlined word(s) in each of the following questions.
Question 15. Many people perished in the Kobe earthquake because they were not prepared for it.
A. declined                     B. survived                    C. suffered                      D. died
Question 16. She had to leave because she didn’t see eye to eye with her boss.
A. agree B. disagree C. approve D. support
Question 17. The natives were very angry when the foreigners came to their country and took over their land.
A. members                    B. migrants               C. locals D. tourists                      

Read the following passage and mark the letter A, B, C, or D on your answer sheet to indicate the best answer to each of the following questions.
Walt Disney was born in 1901 in Chicago, but soon moved to a small farm near Marceline, Missouri. From this rural and rather humble beginning, he later became one of the most famous and beloved motion-picture producers in history. Although he died in 1966, his name and artistic legacy continue to influence the lives of millions of people throughout the world.
After several years of barely making ends meet as a cartoon artist operating from his Los Angeles garage, Disney had his first success in 1928, with his release of a Mickey Mouse cartoon. Throughout the next decade, he continued to produce a number of cartoons, and develop more of his highly profitable and enduring creations, such as Donald Duck and Pluto. In the late 1930s, he issued a full-length cartoon film. Snow White became an instant commercial and critical success. This was only the first of many films, both animated and not, produced by Disney and his studio.
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