Đề kiểm tra kì 1 môn Tiếng anh lớp 10
Choose the word whose underlined part is pronounced differently from that of the others.
Question 1: A. misses B. sizes C. watches D. sees
Question 2: A. relax B. explain C. space D. favour
Question 3: A. return B. early C. confirm D. afternoon
Choose the underlined part that needs correcting.
Question 4: In my opinion, that too many cars have used is a threat to the environment.
A. that too many B. In my opinion C. to the D. have used
Question 5: Were he knew the truth, he wouldn’t punish his students.
A. punish B. know C. Were D. wouldn’t
Choose the word whose main stress pattern is not the same as that of the others.
Question 6: A. infer B. schooling C. special D. sorrow
Question 7: A. occupied B. campfire C. picturesque D. photograph
Read the following passage and then choose the best answer (A, B, C, or D) for question 08 to 12.
The idea for the Internet began in the early 1960s in the United States. The Department of Defense wanted to connect then computers together in order to share private information. In 1969, the ARPAnet (an early form of the Internet) first connected computers at four American universities. One computer successfully sent information to another. In 1972, scientists shared the ARPAnet with the world. They created a way to send person-to-person messages using the ARPAnet. This was the beginning of e-mail.
Over the next few years, there was a lot of progress made in the world of computing, but most people were not using the Internet. Then, in the 1980s, personal computers became more common. In the early 1990s, two important things happened] the birth of the World Wide Web in 1991, and the creation of the first Web browser in 1993. The Web made it easier to find information on the Internet, and to move from place to place using links. The Web and browser made it possible to see information as a web site with data, including pictures, sounds, and words.
Question 8: The original purpose of creating a world-wide network is to…….
A. show off the ARPAnet B. share information
C. test the abilities of the Department of Defense D. to send person-to-person messages, or e-mail
Question 9: People in America first thought about creating the Internet in……
A. 1969 B. 1972 C. the 1970s D. the 1960s
Question 10: Two important inventions in the world of computing happened in…….
A. the 1990s B. 1991 C. 1993 D. the 1980s
Question 11: Information is stored in a web site in forms of…….
A. words B. pictures C. data D. sound
Question 12: People who work online can move easily from place to place with the help of…….
A. computing progress B. browsers C. links D. personal computers
Choose the correct option A, B, C, or D that fits best each numbered gap.
Television now plays such an …(13)… role in so many people’s life that it is essential for us to decide whether it is good or bad. First of all, television is not only the convenient source of …(14)…, but also a rather cheap one. For a family of four, for example, it is more convenient …(15)… cheaper to sit comfortably at home than to go out. There is no transport to arrange. They don’t have to pay …(16)… expensive seats at the theater or in the cinema. All they have to do is to press a button, and they can see plays and films of every kind, not to mention political discussion and toe latest exciting football matches. Some people, however, say that this is just where the danger is. The TV viewer needs to do …(17)…. He does not need to use his legs.
Question 13: A. detrimental B. main C. necessary D. important
Question 14: A. films B. entertainment C. music D. culture
Question 15: A. as long as B. as soon as C. as good as D. as well as
Question 16: A. in B. with C. on D. for
Question 17: A. one thing B. everything C. nothing D. something
Rewrite each of these sentences in such a way that its meaning is similar to the sentence printed before it.
Question 18: It rained heavily yesterday, and they couldn’t go camping.
Question 19: The last time my brother came here was ten years ago.
It is ten ……………………………………….
Question 20: The doctor said, ‘You are having flu, Alice. You have to stay home.’
The doctor advised …………………………….
Choose the word or phrase (A, B, C, or D) that best fits the blank space in each sentence.
Question 21: ~ “Do you think reading books is a good hobby?” ~ “………..”
A. I believe you’re right. B. In my judgement, you should read more.
C. Certainly. It’s much better than playing games. D. It’s alright.
Question 22: Tony is……..-impaired. He cannot see well.
A. mentally B. orally C. visually D. audibly
Question 23: “It’s Jim’s birthday next Saturday.” ~ “Really? Then…….him a present.”
A. I buy B. I’m buying C. I’ll buy D. I’m going to buy
Question 24: Do you think this hotel room is……..enough? – Yes, the view is wonderful, too.
A. space B. spacing C. spatial D. spacious
Question 25: He did finally come with us, although it took a long time to……him.
A. take B. believe C. permit D. persuade
Question 26: ……my documents? I just put them here a minute ago.
A. Was anybody taken B. Did anybody take C. Has anybody taken D. Has anybody been taken
Question 27: She is said…..100 years old.
A. be B. that she is C. being D. to be
Question 28: He didn’t understand what happened……our clear explanation.
A. because of B. because C. although D. despite
Question 29: ……had she opened the cupboard door than she stood in front of it petrified.
A. The fact B. No sooner C. Hardly D. As soon as
Question 30: I really like……I usually take photos of natural scenery.
A. photographer B. photography C. photographic D. photogenic
Question 31: Melanie was looking after a dog……leg had been broken in an accident.
A. that B. which C. its D. whose
Question 32: My father…..me a laptop if I pass the English exam.
A. is buying B. will buy C. buys D. has bought
Question 33: The secretary to…..I talked didn’t know where the meeting was.
A. whom B. which C. who D. that
Question 34: Peter would rather…..on a mattress than on toe floor.
A. slept B. to sleep C. sleeping D. sleep
Question 35: If you want to join our excursion next weekend, you must get your parents’……..
A. permit B. permissible C. permissive D. permission
Question 36: ~ Anne: “Excuse me…excuse me, please?” ~ Bill: “…….. ”
A. Here I am B. Yes? C. Me? D. Am I
Question 37: I……the car to the garage yesterday, but it……yet.
A. sent/ hasn’t been repaired B. sent/ didn’t repair
C. was sent/ didn’t repaired D. have sent/ hasn’t repaired
Question 38: They have gone…..an excursion to the suburbs.
A. on B. for C. in D. up
Question 39: Wake me up early tomorrow morning, Mom! I……on an excursion then.
A. am going to go B. will have gone C. am going D. will go
Question 40: It’s time we…..this old car and bought a new one.
A. sold B. have sold C. had sold D. will sell