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ĐỀ THI CHỌN HSG CẤP HUYỆN MÔN TIẾNG ANH LỚP 8 TRƯỜNG THCS ĐA LỘC

[TUYỂN TẬP ĐỀ THI HSG TIẾNG ANH LỚP 8] – ĐỀ THI CHỌN HSG CẤP HUYỆN MÔN TIẾNG ANH LỚP 8 TRƯỜNG THCS ĐA LỘC NĂM HỌC 2013 – 2014 (Thời gian làm bài: 150 phút).

Question I.

a. Choose one word whose underlined part is pronounced differently from the others.

1. a. children               b. chance                     c. change                     d.mechanic

2. a. takes                    b. inches                      c. oranges                    d. houses

3. a. played                  b. performed                c. showed                    d. acted

b. Choose  the word that has stress pattern is diferent from the others of the same group.

  1. A. company                 B. comfortable                        C. introduce                D. usually
  2. A. associate                 B. table                        C. chemist                   D. social

 

Question II. Choose the best answer to complete the following sentences.

  1. It …… in winter ; now it …… .
A. rains/ doesn’t rain B. rains/ isn’t raining
C. is raining/ isn’t D. is raining/ doesn’t rain
  1. He normally …… quickly but today he …… slowly.
A. is speaking/ isn’t speaking B. speaks/ doesn’t speak
C. is speaking/ speaks D. speaks/ is speaking
  1. …… is easy.
A. recycle B. recycling C. to recycle D. recycles
  1. This is the first time I …… his mother.
A. meet B. am meeting C. have met D. met
  1. The doctor …… a red car lives near my house.
A. to drive B. driving C. drove D. driven
  1. Would you mind if I …… a photo?
A. take B. took C. taking D. to take
  1. Yesterday I ……………. a new bike because my old one ……………. stolen.

A. bought / was           B. bought / were         C. buy / were               D. bought / is

  1. They spent a lot of time ……………. about what they would do if they had a lot of money.

A. talk                         B. talked         C. to talk                     D. talking

  1. I do not think that purple shirt ……………. with your yellow skirt.

A. suits                        B. fits              C. goes                        D. wears

  1. I didn’t come to the party because I …………….

A. don’t invite             B. am not invited        C. was not invited       D. didn’t invite

  1. Jane asked me ……………. Bill Gate.

A. If I knew                B. I knew                    C. whether I know      D. If I know

  1. Only one of ……………. girls prefers ……………. classical music to popular music.

A.the/X                       B.X/X                         C.the/the                     D.the/a

  1. My family and I are looking forward ……………. you.

A. to seeing                 B. of seeing                 C. to see                      D. for seeing

  1. Staying in a hotel costs ……………. renting a room in a domitory.

A. twice more than     B. twice as much as    C. as much twice as    D. as much as twice

  1. I never eat ……………. cheese. I don’t like it!

A. a                             B. X                C. some                       D. the

Question III. Use the correct form of the verbs in parentheses to complete the following sentences.

1. She has made up her mind ……….. (have) a garage ………….. (build) next to the house.

2. The statue …………. (break) while it ……………. (move) to another room in the museum.

3. The bell is ringing. I must stop ……… (do) my homework ………. (answer) the phone.

4. Why you all ………….. (laugh)? Roger ……………… (tell) you his funny stories?

5. Don’t worry. We ………….. (finish) the report by 11.

6.The money (steal)………………..in the robbery was  never found.

Question IV. Complete the following sentences with the correct form of the capital words.

  1. Joanne wants to become a __________ in the future. (science)
  2. Many rural areas in Viet Nam have been __________ in the last few years. (urban)
  3. The book was so ________ that we didn’t want to read it. (interest)
  4. There are a lot of _______________ in the competition. (contest)
  5. Linda’s __________ made the party less exciting. (absent)
  6. He didn’t win the championship, so he felt very _____________ . (hope)
  7. Because of his _________, they failed the exam. (lazy)
  8. Vinamilk company has served customers a lot of _____________ recently. (produce)
  9. Tet holiday is one of the most important __________ for Vietnamese people. (celebrate)
  10. Laura loves all of Vietnamese dishes, _______________ Nem. (special)

Question V. Complete the second sentence so that it has a similar meaning to the first.

  1. It is over two years since they left their homeland.

They haven’t ……………………………………

  1. “How many cars are there in front of your house, Mai?” I said

I asked ……………………………………………….

  1. No one introduced me to newcomers in the festival.

I ………………………………………………….

  1. The food was too bad for the children to eat.

The food was so ……………………………………..

  1. It’s no use persuading her to join in that activity.

There is no ……………………………………….

  1. I am on the fifth page of the essay I am typing.

So far …………………………………………….

  1. The dog keeps stealing my socks.

The dog is ………………………………………………

  1. Hoa found it  easy to translate this poem into French.

Hoa had no ……………………………………………

  1. Collect all of dirty clothes by 8 o’clock tomorrow morning.

Let all …………………………………………………..

10.Mary is the most graceful girl at school.

No ……………………………………………………….

Question VI. The sentences below have four underlined words or phrases A, B, C, or D. Idetify an error in each sentence.

  1. She advised me not trust that man.

A      B      C                D

  1. He has so a bad handwriting that I cannot read it.

A                                    B        C                D

  1. Tom apologized to the postman for being impolitely to him.

A         B                         C                           D

  1. Because a pain in his left leg, he walked very slowly.

A                                       B                        C                   D

  1. What the weather like in the summer in your hometown?

A                            B  C                        D

Question VII. Read the passage and choose the best answer A, B, C, or D.

For many (1) ……… students, coming to the United States and living here and studying can be quite a daunting (2) ……. , especially when finding housing on campus or off campus. And fortunately, there are a (3) … of options that students can look to.  And I’d like to talk just briefly a little about on-campus living, off-campus living, and some of the advantages and disadvantages of each.

Well I think first (4) ….. all for first-time students, coming and living on campus in dormitories can provide a certain level of security (5) …. its proximity to campus facilities since commuting without a car can be quite an experience, especially when you have to commute long diatances. Often in dormitories, meals might be provided, and this can (6) …… students to devote time to their academics, rather than housekeeping.

Another option is off campus (7) … in apartments, and like living in dormitories, uh, living in an apartment requires little or no maintenance specifically because usually it is handled by someone, uh, else. Also, when you might live off cumpus, there might be a certain amount of flexibility in (8) …. roommates that you might not have living on campus. But you should be aware that tenants may be responsible (9) ….. furnishing their own apartments.

Well, of course, the choice is up to you, but be (10) …… to review both the advantages and disadvantages of living on campus and off campus. Good luck.

1. A. National B. nation C. international D. different
2. A. experience B. improvement C. search D. training
3. A. difference B. various C. variety D. vary
4. A. Above B.  on C. of D. among
5. A. Because B. because of C. owning D. thank for
6. A. Let B. allow C. make D. cause
7. A. Living B. live C. lived D. lives
8. A. Finding B. choosing C. getting D. making
9. A. In B. from C. on D. for
10. A. Lucky B. careful C. warning D. easy

 

Question VIII – Read the passage and fill in each space with one suitable word

To many people, their friends are most important (1)….. in their life. Really good friends (2)….. the good times and the bad times, help you when you’ve got problems, never judge you and never turn their back on you. Your best friend may be (3)…… you’ve known all your life, someone you’ve grown up with and been through lots of (4)……. and downs with. There are all sorts of things that can bring about this special relationship. It may be the  (5)……. of enjoying the same activities, having the outlook on life, or sharing similar experiences Most of us have met someone that we’ve immediately felt relaxed with, (6)……. if we’ve known them for years. However, usually it really does take you years to (7)…….. to know someone well enough to consider him your best friend. To the majority of (8)……… this is someone we trust completely and who understands us (9)…….. than anyone else. It’s the person you can turn to for impartial advice and a shoulder to cry on (10)…….. life gets you down.

 

Question IX

Some students think that of all subjects at school Maths, Literature and English are the most important ones. Do you think so? Write a passage about 120-150 words to support your ideas.

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