Bộ tài liệu và bài tập Tiếng Anh lớp 9 theo chương trình mới – Phần 6: VIETNAM: THEN AND NOW

UNIT 6: VIETNAM: THEN AND NOW

I.NEW WORDS.

annoyed (adj) /əˈnɔɪd/ : bực mình, khó chịu

astonished (adj) /əˈstɒnɪʃt/ : kinh ngạc

boom (n) /buːm/ : bùng nổ

compartment (n) /kəmˈpɑːtmənt/ : toa xe

clanging (adj) /klæŋɪŋ/ : tiếng leng keng

cooperative (adj) /kəʊˈɒpərətɪv/ : hợp tác

elevated walkway (n) /ˈelɪveɪtɪd ˈwɔːkweɪ/: lối đi dành cho người đi bộ

exporter (n) /ekˈspɔːtə(r)/ : nước xuất khẩu, người xuất khẩu

extended family (n) /ɪkˈstendɪd ˈfæməli/: gia đình nhiều thế hệ cùng sống chung

flyover (n) /ˈflaɪəʊvə(r)/ : cầu vượt (cho xe máy, ôtô)

manual (adj) /ˈmænjuəl/ : làm (gì đó) bằng tay

mushroom (v) /ˈmʌʃrʊm/ : mọc lên như nấm

noticeable (adj) /ˈnəʊtɪsəbl/ : gây chú ý, đáng chú ý

nuclear family (n) /ˈnjuːkliə(r) ˈfæməli/: gia đình hạt nhân

photo exhibition (n) /ˈfəʊtəʊ ˌeksɪˈbɪʃn/ : triển lãm ảnh

pedestrian (n) /pəˈdestriən/ : người đi bộ

roof (n) /ruːf/ : mái nhà

rubber (n) /ˈrʌbə(r)/ : cao su

sandals (n) /ˈsændlz/ : dép

thatched house (n) /θætʃt haʊs/ : nhà tranh mái lá

tiled (adj) /taɪld/ : lợp ngói, bằng ngói

tram (n) /træm/ : xe điện, tàu điện

trench (n) /trentʃ/ : hào giao thông

tunnel (n) /ˈtʌnl/ : đường hầm, cống ngầm

underpass (n) /ˈʌndəpɑːs/ : đường hầm cho người đi bộ qua đường

II.GRAMMAR.

Past perfect.

1.1.Công thức thì quá khứ hoàn thành

Câu khẳng định Câu phủ định Câu nghi vấn
S + had + VpII S + hadn’t + VpII Had + S + VpII ?

1.2. Dấu hiệu nhận biết thì quá khứ hoàn thành

Trong câu có các từ:

– when: Khi

When they arrived at the airport, her flight had taken off. (Khi họ tới sân bay, chuyến bay của cô ấy đã cất cánh.)

– before: trước khi (Trước “before” sử dụng thì quá khứ hoàn thành và sau “before” sử dụng thì quá khứ đơn.)

She had done her homework before her mother asked her to do so. (Cô ấy đã làm bài tập về nhà trước khi mẹ cô ấy yêu cầu cô ấy làm như vậy.)

– After: sau khi (Trước “after” sử dụng thì quá khứ đơn và sau “after” sử dụng thì quá khứ hoàn thành.)

They went home after they had eaten a big roasted chicken. (Họ về nhà sau khi đã ăn một con gà quay lớn.)

– by the time (vào thời điểm)

He had cleaned the house by the time her mother came back. (Cậu ấy đã lau xong nhà vào thời điểm mẹ cậu ấy trở về.)

Adjectives with ‘to’-infinitive or ‘that’-clauses

2.1. After link verbs, you often use adjectives that describe how someone feels about an action or situation. With some adjectives, you can add a ‘to’-infinitive clause or a ‘that’-clause to say what the action or situation is.

afraid
anxious
ashamed
disappointed
frightened
glad
happy
pleased
proud
sad
surprised
unhappy
  • If the subject is the same in both clauses, you usually use a ‘to’-infinitive clause. If the subject is different, you must use a ‘that’-clause.

I was happy to see them again.

He was happy that they were coming to the party.

  • You often use a ‘to’-infinitive clause when talking about future time in relation to the main clause.

I am afraid to go home.

He was anxious to leave before it got dark.

  • You often use a ‘that’-clause when talking about present or past time in relation to the main clause.

He was anxious that the passport was missing.

They were afraid that I might have talked to the police.

2. 2. You often use ‘sorry’ with a ‘that’-clause. Note that ‘that’ is often omitted.

I’m very sorry that I can’t join you.

I’m sorry I’m so late.

2.3. Some adjectives are not usually used alone, but have a ‘to’-infinitive clause after them to say what action or situation the adjective relates to.

able
apt
bound
due
inclined
liable
likely
prepared
ready
unlikely
unwilling
willing

They were unable to help her.

They were not likely to forget it.

I am willing to try.

I’m prepared to say I was wrong.

2.4. When you want to express an opinion about someone or something, you often use an adjective followed by a ‘to’-infinitive clause.

difficult easy impossible possible right wrong

She had been easy to deceive.

The windows will be almost impossible to open.

2.5. With some adjectives, you use a ‘that’-clause to express an opinion about someone or something.

awful
bad
essential
extraordinary
funny
good
important
interesting
obvious
sad
true

I was sad that people had reacted in this way.

It is extraordinary that we should ever have met!

2.6. You can also use adjectives with ‘to’-infinitive clauses after ‘it’ as the impersonal subject. You use the preposition ‘of ’ or ‘for’ to indicate the person or thing that the adjective relates to.

It was easy to find the path.

It was good of John to help me.

BÀI TẬP

I. GIVE THE CORRECT FORM OF THE VERBS.

1. They (come) …………….. back home after they (finish) ………………… their work.

2. She said that she ( meet) ……………………. Mr. Bean before.

3. Before he (go) ………………………….. to bed, he (read) ………………………… a novel.

4. He told me he (not/wear) ………………………… such kind of clothes before.

5. When I came to the stadium, the match (start) ………………………………….

6. Before she (listen) ………………….. to music, she (do)……………………. homework.

7. Last night, Peter (go) …………. to the supermarket before he (go) ………………… home.

II. REWRITE THE SENTENCES.

  1. David had gone home before we arrived.

– After …………………………………………………………………………………….

  1. We had lunch then we took a look around the shops.

– Before ……………………………………………………………………………………

3. The light had gone out before we got out of the office. – When…………………………………………………………………………………….

4. After she had explained everything clearly, we started our work. – By the time …………………………………………………………………………….

5. My father had watered all the plants in the garden by the time my mother came home. – Before ………………………………………………………………………………….

III. Choose the word (A, B, C or D) that best completes the sentence.

1. Many children in our village are still_____. They can’t read or write.

A. creative B. illiterate C. unhealthy D. traditional

2. I suggest that we _____ the number of tourists visiting them every day.

A. limited B. should limit C. limiting D. limit

3. I ______ a teddy bear, but I don’t have one now.

A. used to having B. used to have C. was used to having D. was used to have

4. They ______ go on holiday when they lived in the countryside.

A. not use to B. weren’t use to C. didn’t use to D. hadn’t used to

5. It _____ that the first temple was built on the current site of Thien Tru in the 15th century during the reign of Le Thanh Tong.

A. thinks B. is thinking C. is thought D. thought

IV. Fill in the blank in the passage with the correct word from the box.

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Traditional folk games of the Vietnamese

As the result of the modern life, after school time, children in cities don’t have enough (1) ……………, and friends to play together. While parents are busy with their business, the children are kept inside 4 concrete walls and entertain themselves with watching television, playing with their toys or playing video games.

However, the traditional folk games still have very strong and magical (2) …………… to every child. They might not play it very often as the older (3) ……………. did, but the stories about these folk games will still be told in every family.

The most favourite folk games must be listed are: the game of Dragon and Snake, the game of Cat and Mouse, Marble game in the Vietnamese style, Mandarin’s Square, hide and seek… More than (4) ……………, these folk games improve the smartness and (5) …………… of observation in children.

V. Read the passage. Then answer the questions.

My grandmother is more than ninety years old which makes her the oldest person in the whole family. Despite her old age, her memory is still fresh. She always tells us that many things used to be different when she was young.

My grandma used to begin her day very early. She used to start her day at 4 o’clock while everybody else was still in beds. She used to do all the housework by herself. She used to make clothes for her children and as for her outdoor work, she used to raise some chicken and sheep and she also used to help the males to grow vegetables. There didn’t use to be many pastime activities. Her hobby used to be listening to the radio. In the evening all the family used to sit by the fire in the sitting room where all the family gathered at night to tell stories or discuss family matters as weddings, harvest time or to assign the next day’s work.

When a member of the family was ill, she used to show him which herbs to use. She collected them from the near forest or from the mountain. My grandma used to know so many effective methods to cure illnesses.

1. How is the memory of the writer’s grandmother?

…………………………………………………………………………………………

2. What time did she use to start her day?

…………………………………………………………………………………………

3. What did she use to do in her pastimes?

…………………………………………………………………………………………

4. Where did her family use to sit in the evening?

…………………………………………………………………………………………

5. What did she usually do when a member of the family was ill?

…………………………………………………………………………………………

VI. Rewrite the second sentence so that it has the same meaning as the first one.

1. What about visiting Trang An, a natural wonder of our area?

🡪 He suggested

2. Learning English is necessary for you.

🡪 It is

3. “What should we do to make Mum feel happier?” they wondered.

🡪 They wondered what……………………………………………………………………………………..

4. They reported that two people had been injured in the accident.

🡪 It

5. She dreams to spend her vacation in Ha Long Bay.

🡪 She wishes …………………………………………………………………………..

VII. Use used to or didn’t use to with the verbs from the box to complete the sentences.

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1. In the countryside in Viet Nam, families……… extended, i.e. three or more generations lived together in the same house.

2. The farmers in my home village ……….. rice home on trucks. They used buff alo-driven carts.

3. In many places in the world, people …… cloth with natural materials. 4. Tuberculosis – TB – …… a lot of people. It was a fatal disease.

VIII. Complete each of the following sentences using the cues given. You can use other words in addition.

1. People / know / Ha Long Bay / recognise / UNESCO.

……………………………………………………………………………………….

2. Temple of Literature / be / first / destination / schedule.

……………………………………………………………………………………….

UNIT 6: VIETNAM : THEN AND NOW GRADE 9

I. GIVE THE CORRECT FORM OF THE VERBS.

1. They (came) …………….. back home after they (had finished) ………………… their work.

2. She said that she (had met) ……………………. Mr. Bean before.

3. Before he (went) ………………………….. to bed, he (had read) …………………… a novel.

4. He told me he (had not worn) ………………………… such kind of clothes before.

5. When I came to the stadium, the match (had started) ………………………………….

6. Before she (listened) ………………….. to music, she (had done)……………………. homework.

7. Last night, Peter (had gone ) …. to the supermarket before he (went ) ………………… home.

II. REWRITE THE SENTENCES.

1.David had gone home before we arrived.

– After David had gone home , we arrived

2. We had lunch then we took a look around the shops.

– Before we took a look around the shops, We had lunch

3. The light had gone out before we got out of the office.

– When we got out of the office, The light had gone out

4. After she had explained everything clearly, we started our work.

– By the time we started our work, she had explained everything clearly

5. My father had watered all the plants in the garden by the time my mother came home.

– Before my mother came home , My father had watered all the plants in the garden

III. Choose the word (A, B, C or D) that best completes the sentence.

1. Many children in our village are still_____. They can’t read or write.

A. creative B. illiterate C. unhealthy D. traditional

2. I suggest that we _____ the number of tourists visiting them every day.

A. limited B. should limit C. limiting D. limit

3. I ______ a teddy bear, but I don’t have one now.

A. used to having B. used to have C. was used to having D. was used to have

4. They ______ go on holiday when they lived in the countryside.

A. not use to B. weren’t use to C. didn’t use to D. hadn’t used to

5. It _____ that the first temple was built on the current site of Thien Tru in the 15th century during the reign of Le Thanh Tong.

A. thinks B. is thinking C. is thought D. thought

IV. Fill in the blank in the passage with the correct word from the box.

powers space fun attraction generations

Traditional folk games of the Vietnamese

As the result of the modern life, after school time, children in cities don’t have enough (1) space, and friends to play together. While parents are busy with their business, the children are kept inside 4 concrete walls and entertain themselves with watching television, playing with their toys or playing video games.

However, the traditional folk games still have very strong and magical (2) attraction to every child. They might not play it very often as the older (3) generations did, but the stories about these folk games will still be told in every family.

The most favourite folk games must be listed are: the game of Dragon and Snake, the game of Cat and Mouse, Marble game in the Vietnamese style, Mandarin’s Square, hide and seek… More than (4) fun , these folk games improve the smartness and (5) powers of observation in children.

V. Read the passage. Then answer the questions.

My grandmother is more than ninety years old which makes her the oldest person in the whole family. Despite her old age, her memory is still fresh. She always tells us that many things used to be different when she was young.

My grandma used to begin her day very early. She used to start her day at 4 o’clock while everybody else was still in beds. She used to do all the housework by herself. She used to make clothes for her children and as for her outdoor work, she used to raise some chicken and sheep and she also used to help the males to grow vegetables. There didn’t use to be many pastime activities. Her hobby used to be listening to the radio. In the evening all the family used to sit by the fire in the sitting room where all the family gathered at night to tell stories or discuss family matters as weddings, harvest time or to assign the next day’s work.

When a member of the family was ill, she used to show him which herbs to use. She collected them from the near forest or from the mountain. My grandma used to know so many effective methods to cure illnesses.

1. How is the memory of the writer’s grandmother?

The memory of the writer’s grandmother is fresh

2. What time did she use to start her day?

She used to start her day at 4 o’clock

3. What did she use to do in her pastimes?

She used to listen to the radio in her pastimes

4. Where did her family use to sit in the evening in the evening.

Her family used to sit by the fire in the sitting room

5. What did she usually do when a member of the family was ill?

She used to show him which herbs to use .

VI. Rewrite the second sentence so that it has the same meaning as the first one.

1. What about visiting Trang An, a natural wonder of our area?

🡪 He suggested visiting Trang An, a natural wonder of our area

2. Learning English is necessary for you.

🡪 It is necessary for you to Learn English

3. “What should we do to make Mum feel happier?” they wondered.

🡪 They wondered what to make Mum feel happier.

4. They reported that two people had been injured in the accident.

🡪 It was reported that two people had been injured in the accident.

5. She dreams to spend her vacation in Ha Long Bay.

🡪 She wishes to spend her vacation in Ha Long Bay.

VII. Use used to or didn’t use to with the verbs from the box to complete the sentences.

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1. In the countryside in Viet Nam, families used to be extended, i.e. three or more generations lived together in the same house.

2. The farmers in my home village didn’t use to transport rice home on trucks. They used buff alo-driven carts.

3. In many places in the world, people used to dye cloth with natural materials.

4. Tuberculosis – TB – used to Kill a lot of people. It was a fatal disease.

VIII. Complete each of the following sentences using the cues given. You can use other words in addition.

1. People know that Ha Long Bay is recognized by UNESCO.

2. Temple of Literature is the first destination on schedule.

REVIEW THE FIRST TERM GRADE 9

Question 1. Find the word which has a different sound in the part underlined.

1. A. listened B. stayed C. opened D. wanted

2. A. frustrated B. relaxed C. embarrassed D. depressed

3. A. multicultural B. conduct C. stuck D. fabulous

4. A. what B. where C. whole D. why

5. A. meat B. reading C. bread D. seat

6. A. writes B. makes C. takes D. drives

7. A. never B. often C. when D. tennis

8. A. needed B. watched C. stopped D. talked

9. A. ethic B. thanks C. these D. birthday

10. A. open B. doing C. going D. cold

11. A. out B. round C. about D. would

12. A. listened B. stayed C. wanted D. played

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

1. The villagers are trying to learn English _____ they can communicate with foreign customers.

A. so that B. in order that C. although D. A and B

2. I’ve been to a _____ village in Hue!

A. conical hat making B. making conical hat C. making conical hats D.hat making conical

3. _____ we had eaten lunch, we went to Non Nuoc marble village to buy some souvenirs.

A. After B. Before C. By the time D. Because
4. Do you think that the various crafts remind people _____ a specific region?

A. about B. of C. for D. at

5. _____ this hand-embroidered picture was expensive, we bought it.

A. As B. Because C. Even though D. so that

6. Conical hat making in the village has been passed _____ from generation to generation

A. on B. down C. up D.in

7. This department store is an attraction in my city _____ the products are of good quality.
A. when B. because C. though D.

8. A conical hat is a well-known handicraft, not only in Viet Nam, _____ all around the world.

A. and B. but C. so D. or

9. This is called a Chuong conical hat _____ it was made in Chuong village.

A. but B. so C. since D. because of

10. They can’t ……………… we have lots of products. They make some and other people make the rest.

A. although B. because C. so D. however

11. I look forward to _____ you soon.

A. see B. seeing C. seen D. saw

12. It’s a nice place for _____ who love nature and quietness.

A. this B. that C. those D. the other

13. You like history, so Viet Nam National Museum of History is a _____ place.

A. must-see B. must-be seen C. must-be seeing D. to see

14. The artisan ______ this statue in bronze.

A. moulded B. cast C. carved D. knitted

15. The artisans in my village can live _____ basket weaving.

A. for B. on C. up D.in

16. There is a big _____of handicrafts made by di­fferent craft villages.

A. collect B. collection C. collector D.collecting

17. Last week we had a memorable trip to a new zoo on the ______ of the city.

A. outskirts B. middle C. centre D.mid

18. Then we had a delicious lunch ______ by Nga and Phuong.

A. prepare B. to prepare C. prepared D.preparing

19. I invited her to join our trip to Trang An, but she ______ down my invitation.

A. passed B. sat C. turned D.closed

20. We have to try harder so that our handicrafts can keep _____ theirs.

A. on B. up C. up with D.up down

21. The flower was _______ out of a single piece of valuable wood.

A. carved B. moulded C. cast D. given

22. In this town, they _______ all the frames in steel.

A. make B. have C. mould D. cast

23. She is skilled at_______ cloth.

A. giving B. carving C. doing D. weaving

24. We didn’t go camping yesterday _________ it rained heavily.

A. because B. although C. despite D. In spite of

25.I wish I _________ his name.

A. knew B. know C.will know D. would know

26. If you like , I can _______ flowers on the cushion covers for you.

A. embroider B. make C.grow D. knit

27. Please turn _______ the light when you leave the room.

A. on B. off C.up D. down

28.It is true that you _______ this woollen hat yourself ?

A. wove B. knitted C.did D. carved

29.    I love going to this place______it’s the quietest place in the city,

A. so     B. though     C. so that     D. as

30.    They keep changing the decoration of the shop ______they can attract more young people.

A. so that     B. because     C. although     D. when

31.  ________ she’s young, she’s the most famous artisan in the village.

A. When     B. Although     C. Whereas     D. In order to

32.    Do you know who’s­­­­­­________ his pottery workshop?

A bringing out     B taking over C. passing down     D. turning down

33.    I’ve ________   the product catalogue and decided to buy this table.

A found out     B. closed down     C. looked through D. lived on

34.    This sports centre is so small that it cannot ________the demands of local residents.

A keep up with B. face up to     C. deal about     D set up

35.Nam went to Hue city________ he could take some beautiful photos.

A. when B. although C. while D. so that

36. The city has recently set _____ a library in the West Suburb.

A. up B. off C. out D. down

37. The last exhibition was not ______ this one.

A. as interesting B. more interesting than C. so interesting as D. interesting

REVIEW THE FIRST TERM GRADE 9

Question 1. Find the word which has a different sound in the part underlined.

1. A. listened B. stayed C. opened D. wanted

2. A. frustrated B. relaxed C. embarrassed D. depressed

3. A. multicultural B. conduct C. stuck D. fabulous

4. A. what B. where C. whole D. why

5. A. meat B. reading C. bread D. seat

6. A. writes B. makes C. takes D. drives

7. A. never B. often C. when D. tennis

8. A. needed B. watched C. stopped D. talked

9. A. ethic B. thanks C. these D. birthday

10. A. open B. doing C. going D. cold

11. A. out B. round C. about D. would

12. A. listened B. stayed C. wanted D. played

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

1. The villagers are trying to learn English _____ they can communicate with foreign customers.

A. so that B. in order that C. although D. A and B

2. I’ve been to a _____ village in Hue!

A. conical hat making B. making conical hat C. making conical hats D.hat making conical

3. _____ we had eaten lunch, we went to Non Nuoc marble village to buy some souvenirs.

A. After B. Before C. By the time D. Because
4. Do you think that the various crafts remind people _____ a specific region?

A. about B. of C. for D. at

5. _____ this hand-embroidered picture was expensive, we bought it.

A. As B. Because C. Even though D. so that

6. Conical hat making in the village has been passed _____ from generation to generation

A. on B. down C. up D.in

7. This department store is an attraction in my city _____ the products are of good quality.
A. when B. because C. though D.

8. A conical hat is a well-known handicraft, not only in Viet Nam, _____ all around the world.

A. and B. but C. so D. or

9. This is called a Chuong conical hat _____ it was made in Chuong village.

A. but B. so C. since D. because of

10. They can’t ……………… we have lots of products. They make some and other people make the rest.

A. although B. because C. so D. however

11. I look forward to _____ you soon.

A. see B. seeing C. seen D. saw

12. It’s a nice place for _____ who love nature and quietness.

A. this B. that C. those D. the other

13. You like history, so Viet Nam National Museum of History is a _____ place.

A. must-see B. must-be seen C. must-be seeing D. to see

14. The artisan ______ this statue in bronze.

A. moulded B. cast C. carved D. knitted

15. The artisans in my village can live _____ basket weaving.

A. for B. on C. up D.in

16. There is a big _____of handicrafts made by di­fferent craft villages.

A. collect B. collection C. collector D.collecting

17. Last week we had a memorable trip to a new zoo on the ______ of the city.

A. outskirts B. middle C. centre D.mid

18. Then we had a delicious lunch ______ by Nga and Phuong.

A. prepare B. to prepare C. prepared D.preparing

19. I invited her to join our trip to Trang An, but she ______ down my invitation.

A. passed B. sat C. turned D.closed

20. We have to try harder so that our handicrafts can keep _____ theirs.

A. on B. up C. up with D.up down

21. The flower was _______ out of a single piece of valuable wood.

A. carved B. moulded C. cast D. given

22. In this town, they _______ all the frames in steel.

A. make B. have C. mould D. cast

23. She is skilled at_______ cloth.

A. giving B. carving C. doing D. weaving

24. We didn’t go camping yesterday _________ it rained heavily.

A. because B. although C. despite D. In spite of

25.I wish I _________ his name.

A. knew B. know C.will know D. would know

26. If you like , I can _______ flowers on the cushion covers for you.

A. embroider B. make C.grow D. knit

27. Please turn _______ the light when you leave the room.

A. on B. off C.up D. down

28.It is true that you _______ this woollen hat yourself ?

A. wove B. knitted C.did D. carved

29.    I love going to this place______it’s the quietest place in the city,

A. so     B. though     C. so that     D. as

30.    They keep changing the decoration of the shop ______they can attract more young people.

A. so that     B. because     C. although     D. when

31.  ________ she’s young, she’s the most famous artisan in the village.

A. When     B. Although     C. Whereas     D. In order to

32.    Do you know who’s­­­­­­________ his pottery workshop?

A bringing out     B taking over C. passing down     D. turning down

33.    I’ve ________   the product catalogue and decided to buy this table.

A found out     B. closed down     C. looked through D. lived on

34.    This sports centre is so small that it cannot ________the demands of local residents.

A keep up with B. face up to     C. deal about     D set up

35.Nam went to Hue city________ he could take some beautiful photos.

A. when B. although C. while D. so that

36. The city has recently set _____ a library in the West Suburb.

A. up B. off C. out D. down

37. The last exhibition was not ______ this one.

A. as interesting B. more interesting than C. so interesting as D. interesting

I. Choose the correct answer to complete the sentences.

1. Nam didn’t know________ to find more information about the course.

A. what     B. why     C. where     D. while

2. He asked________ it was too early to apply for the course.

A. if     B. for     C. when     D. that

3. I couldn’t sleep last night________ the bar nearby played music so loudly.

A. although     B. so that     C. while     D. because

4 .______they moved to the city five years ago, they still remember living in a small town.

A. Although     B. Whereas     C. While     D. In order that

5. The students didn’t know________ to do to deal with the problem.

A. where     B. when     C. why     D. what

6.    Lots of people choose to buy houses in the suburbs_________ they can avoid the noise and pollution in the city.

A. although     B. when     C. so that     D. so as

7. Minh is ________the most successful student in my class.

A. so long     B. by how     C. by far     D. so now

8.    My grandfather is the____ oldest artisan in the village; Ngoc’s grandfather is the oldest.

A. first     B. second     C. most     D. one

9. ________I was talking to my teacher, my friends were waiting outside the classroom.

A. In order that     B. While     C. Although     D. So that

10. Lan couldn’t decide ________to work with on the project.

A. who     B. what     C. how     D. when

11. The villagers are trying to learn English _____ they can communicate with foreign customers.

A. so that B. in order that C. although D. A and B are correct
12. I’ve been to a _____ village in Hue!

A. conical hat making B. making conical hat C. making conical hats D.hat making conical

13. _____ we had eaten lunch, we went to Non Nuoc marble village to buy some souvenirs.

A. After B. Before C. By the time D. Because
14. Do you think that the various crafts remind people _____ a specific region?

A. about B. of C. for D. at

15. _____ this hand-embroidered picture was expensive, we bought it.

A. As B. Because C. Even though D. so that

16. Conical hat making in the village has been passed _____ from generation to generation

A. on B. down C. up D. in

II. Give the correct form of the following verbs:

1. I_________(go) to school by bicycle every day.

2. When I(come)_________ home from work, my mother was cooking dinner.

3.The children ( play)_________________football at the moment.

4. If you (study )_________harder, you will pass the exam.

5.I wish he (not leave) _________________ here

6.He (live) __________________in Australia for 10 years.

7.Ba enjoys (play)_________________ football in the morning.

8. My house ( build)__________________ in 2004.

9. If the weather gets worse, we (not go) ________________ to the beach.

10.I wish I (live) ________________ near my school.

11. My brother usually (go) _______ to school by bike every day.

12. Last night, my father ( watch) ______________ TV

13.I wish I ( know) ______________her address

14. My father enjoys (watch) _______________ television in the evenings.

15.I wish I ( be ) ________________ taller.

16. When I (come) __________ home from work yesterday, my mother was cooking dinner.

17.My house ________ (build) yesterday.
18. We (not see) ________each other since Monday.
19. If the weather is fine, we (go) ________ for a picnic.
20. She asked me if I ( like ) ________ pop music.

III. Choose the underlined word or phrase (A, B, C or D) that needs correcting.

1. He said he will go to England next week.
2. My brother enjoys to go to the park on Summer evenings.
3. Nam wishes he can speak English fluently.

4. She worked hard, but she passed her exam.

5. When he came, I watched a football match on TV.

IV. Choose the correct option A, B, c, or D for each gap in the passage.

Homelessness is a problem in many big cities in the world. It occurs when a part of the population does not have any (1)__________ place to call home. Hundreds of millions of people in the world spend at least some time of the year homeless. This is an issue that the authorities are trying to (2)__________. However, there are (3)__________ things that each person can do to help those people. One of the things that you can do to help the homeless is to volunteer your time. If you have a lot of free time, you might go on an extended trip to help (4)__________ homes or improve an impoverished area. Even with just a few hours a week, it is possible to make an impact in your own city. You can also sign up to help at a (5)__________ soup kitchen: most cities have a mission of some kind (6) __________ food to the homeless and offering temporary shelter.

1. A. common B. regular C. unusual D. fixed
2. A deal with B, get over C look through D. find out
3. A. little B. less C. more D. fewer
4. A. care for B, show around C. set up D. pull down
5. A. urban B. central C. capital D. local
6. A. cooking B. supporting C. helping D. serving

V. Rewrite the sentences.

10. Keeping the environment clean is very important.

🡢It’s ………………………………………..………………………………………….…..

11. Nam cleaned the room yesterday.

🡢 The room ……………………………………………………………………………………….

12. They have just built a new bridge in the area.

🡢 A new bridge ……………………………………………………………….………….…….

13. How about going to the beach this weekend ?

🡢Shall we……………………………..…………………………………………….………

14. He had a headache, but he still went to work.

🡢Although………………………………….………………………………………………………

15. She started working as a secretary five years ago.

🡢She has………………………….

REVIEW FOR THE FIRST TEARM GRADE 9

I. Choose the correct answer to complete the sentences.

1. Nam didn’t know________ to find more information about the course.

A. what     B. why     C. where     D. while

2. He asked________ it was too early to apply for the course.

A. if     B. for     C. when     D. that

3. I couldn’t sleep last night________ the bar nearby played music so loudly.

A. although     B. so that     C. while     D. because

4 .______they moved to the city five years ago, they still remember living in a small town.

A. Although     B. Whereas     C. While     D. In order that

5. The students didn’t know________ to do to deal with the problem.

A. where     B. when     C. why     D. what

6.    Lots of people choose to buy houses in the suburbs_________ they can avoid the noise and pollution in the city.

A. although     B. when     C. so that     D. so as

7. Minh is ________the most successful student in my class.

A. so long     B. by how     C. by far     D. so now

8.    My grandfather is the____ oldest artisan in the village; Ngoc’s grandfather is the oldest.

A. first     B. second     C. most     D. one

9. ________I was talking to my teacher, my friends were waiting outside the classroom.

A. In order that     B. While     C. Although     D. So that

10. Lan couldn’t decide ________to work with on the project.

A. who     B. what     C. how     D. when

11. The villagers are trying to learn English _____ they can communicate with foreign customers.

A. so that B. in order that C. although D. A and B are correct
12. I’ve been to a _____ village in Hue!

A. conical hat making B. making conical hat C. making conical hats D.hat making conical

13. _____ we had eaten lunch, we went to Non Nuoc marble village to buy some souvenirs.

A. After B. Before C. By the time D. Because
14. Do you think that the various crafts remind people _____ a specific region?

A. about B. of C. for D. at

15. _____ this hand-embroidered picture was expensive, we bought it.

A. As B. Because C. Even though D. so that

16. Conical hat making in the village has been passed _____ from generation to generation

A. on B. down C. up D. in

II. Give the correct form of the following verbs:

1. I___go______(go) to school by bicycle every day.

2. When I(come)____came_____ home from work, my mother was cooking dinner.

3.The children ( play)____are playing_____________football at the moment.

4. Unless you (study )__study_______harder, you will not pass the exam.

5.I wish he (not leave) ____did not leave_____________ here

6.He (live) ____has lived______________in Australia for 10 years.

7.Ba enjoys (play)_____playing____________ football in the morning.

8. My house ( build)____was built______________ in 2004.

9. If the weather gets worse, we (not go) ______will not go__________ to the beach.

10.I wish I (live) ______lived__________ near my school.

11. My brother usually (go) ___góe____ to school by bike every day.

12. Last night, my father ( watch) ___watched___________ TV

13.I wish I ( know) ______________her address

14. My father enjoys (watch) ____watching___________ television in the evenings.

15.I wish I ( be ) ____were____________ taller.

16. When I (come) __came________ home from work yesterday, my mother was cooking dinner.

17.My house __was built______ (build) yesterday.
18. We (not see) ____have not seen____each other since Monday.
19. If the weather is fine, we (go) ___will be_____ for a picnic.
20. She asked me if I ( like ) __liked______ pop music.

III. Choose the underlined word or phrase (A, B, C or D) that needs correcting.

1. He said he will go to England next week.
2. My brother enjoys to go to the park on Summer evenings.
3. Nam wishes he can speak English fluently.

4. She worked hard, but she passed her exam.

5. When he came, I watched a football match on TV.

IV. Choose the correct option A, B, c, or D for each gap in the passage.

Homelessness is a problem in many big cities in the world. It occurs when a part of the population does not have any (1)__________ place to call home. Hundreds of millions of people in the world spend at least some time of the year homeless. This is an issue that the authorities are trying to (2)__________. However, there are (3)__________ things that each person can do to help those people. One of the things that you can do to help the homeless is to volunteer your time. If you have a lot of free time, you might go on an extended trip to help (4)__________ homes or improve an impoverished area. Even with just a few hours a week, it is possible to make an impact in your own city. You can also sign up to help at a (5)__________ soup kitchen: most cities have a mission of some kind (6) __________ food to the homeless and offering temporary shelter.

1. A. common B. regular C. unusual D. fixed
2. A deal with B, get over C look through D. find out
3. A. little B. less C. more D. fewer
4. A. care for B, show around C. set up D. pull down
5. A. urban B. central C. capital D. local
6. A. cooking B. supporting C. helping D. serving

V. Rewrite the sentences.

10. Keeping the environment clean is very important.

🡢It’s very important to keeping the environment.

11. Nam cleaned the room yesterday.

🡢 The room was cleaned by Nam yesterday.

12. They have just built a new bridge in the area.

🡢 A new bridge has just been built in the area

13. How about going to the beach this weekend ?

🡢Shall we go to the beach this weekend?

14. He had a headache, but he still went to work.

🡢Although He had a headache, he still went to work.

15. She started working as a secretary five years ago.

🡢She has been working as a secretary for five years

I. Rearrange the word or phrase in the right order to have meaningful sentences.

1.has / since / He / the / played / piano / 2015 / .

2.wishes / well / she / could speak / English / She /.

3.have time/ Nam / didn’t / got up /for / late, / he / breakfast ./ so /

4.I / not see / Jane /have / for three years.

5.My father to / usually / goes / work /by/ bus.

6.Mr.Cuong / reading / enjoys /newspapers / every morning.

II. Choose the answer.

18. The fashionable store is an attraction in the city _____ the product quality is nice.
A. when B. because C. though D.

19. A conical hat is a well-known handicraft, not only in Viet Nam, _____ all around the world.

A. and B. but C. so D. or

20. This is called a product of Bat trang pottery _____ it was made in Bat trang village.

A. but B. so C. as D. because of

21. My sister is looking forward to _____ you soon.

A. see B. seeing C. seen D. saw

22. It’s a nice place for _____ who love silk.

A. this B. that C. those D. the other

23. You like history, so Viet Nam National Museum of History is a _____ place.

A. must-see B. must-be seen C. must-be seeing D. to see

24. He invited me to join his trip , but I ______ down his invitation.

A. passed B. sat C. turned D.closed

25. I have to try harder so that I can keep _____ him.

A. on B. up C. up with D.up down

26.We can learn how ______ a lantern on the Mid- autumn .

A. make B. to make C. making D. made

27. Woman used ______ the housewife of the family.

A. be B. to be C. to being D. to

28.Should we try to ______ every custom or tradition which is in danger of dying out?

A. preserve B. act out C. entertain D. open

29.The children in my home village used to go ______, even in winter. Now they all have shoes.
A. on foot B. bare-footed C. playing around D. played around

30.At night they used to entertain ______ by telling and acting out stories.

A. them B. their C. themselves D. themself

31.There is usually a ______ gap between the old and the young, especially when the world is
changing so fast.
A. generation B. value C. age D. old

32.It must be incredible travelling by dogsled. I wish I ______ it.

A. can do B. could did C. could do D. can done

33.Every nation has respect for their long-preserved ______.
A. behaviours B. practices C. traditions D. traditional

34.Once a month I went downtown to collect the post and then walked from village to village, ______ were far away from each other.

A. which B. where C. that D. where

35.In Viet Nam, ______ often refers to age and social position, not to wealth.
A. seniority B. tradition C. generation D. culture

36.Giving lucky money to the young and the old at Tet is a common ____ in many Asian countries.
A. behavior B. practice C. tradition D. cultural

37.She used to live in an igloo: a domed house ______ from blocks of ice.

A. to build B. built C. building D. to built

38.I wish people in the world ______ conflicts and lived in peace.

A. don’t have B. doesn’t have C. didn’t have D. didn’t having

39.I have told you many times ______ the door open.

A. not leave B. not to leave C. to not leave D. not to leaving

40.I wish my friends spent less time ______ computer games and more time outdoors.

A. play B. to play C. playing D. played

41. People in my home village ____ rice home on trucks. They used buffalo-driven carts.

A. used to transport B. used to be transported C. didn’t use to transport D. use to transport

42.A _____ is used to make the sound much louder so that many people can hear it from a distance.

A. loudspeaker B. radio C. television D. computer

44.I suppose it was a special occasion, ____________?

A. was it B. wasn’t it C. don’t I D. doesn’t I

45. Peter could be embarrassed for his rude ____________ towards the VIP guest.

A. behaviour B. practice C. tradition D. practices

Question IV. Give the correct form of the following verbs:

21. Ba hates (watch) ________ the advertisements on TV.

22. Mrs. Nga enjoys (listen) __________________ to music in her free time.

23. If Mai doesn’t work hard, she (not fail) __________________ the exam.

24. We (not meet) ________________ her since we lived here.

25. I (visit) ________________ Hue last week.

26. I don’ know many English words. I wish I (know) _________more English words.

27. Tuan and Huong (not/go) ______________ to the cinema last night.

28. My brother used to ( go ) ______________ to work by motorbike. Now he cycles.

29. Last night we (go) ______________ to Lan’s birthday party.

30.Men used ( be ) ____________________ the bread winner of the family.

REVIEW FOR THR FIRST TERM GRADE 9

I. Rearrange the word or phrase in the right order to have meaningful sentences.

1.has / since / He / the / played / piano / 2015 / .

Has has played the piano since 2015.

2.wishes / well / she / could speak / English / She /.

She wishes she could speak English very well.

3.have time/ Nam / didn’t / got up /for / late, / he / breakfast ./ so /

Nam got up late, so he didn’t have time for breakfast

4.I / not seen / Jane / for three years/ have .

I have not seen Jane for three years

5.My father /to /by/ usually / goes / work / bus.

My father goes to work by bus.

6.Mr.Cuong / newspapers / / enjoys / reading / every morning.

Mr.Cuong enjoys reading newspapers every morning

II. Choose the answer.

18. The fashionable store is an attraction in the city _____ the product quality is nice.
A. when B. because C. though D.

19. A conical hat is a well-known handicraft, not only in Viet Nam, _____ all around the world.

A. and B. but C. so D. or

20. This is called a product of Bat trang pottery _____ it was made in Bat trang village.

A. but B. so C. as D. because of

21. My sister is looking forward to _____ you soon.

A. see B. seeing C. seen D. saw

22. It’s a nice place for _____ who love silk.

A. this B. that C. those D. the other

23. You like history, so Viet Nam National Museum of History is a _____ place.

A. must-see B. must-be seen C. must-be seeing D. to see

24. He invited me to join his trip , but I ______ down his invitation.

A. passed B. sat C. turned D.closed

25. I have to try harder so that I can keep _____ him.

A. on B. up C. up with D.up down

26.We can learn how ______ a lantern on the Mid- autumn .

A. make B. to make C. making D. made

27. Woman used ______ the housewife of the family.

A. be B. to be C. to being D. to

28.Should we try to ______ every custom or tradition which is in danger of dying out?

A. preserve B. act out C. entertain D. open

29.The children in my home village used to go ______, even in winter. Now they all have shoes.
A. on foot B. bare-footed C. playing around D. played around

30.At night they used to entertain ______ by telling and acting out stories.

A. them B. their C. themselves D. themself

31.There is usually a ______ gap between the old and the young, especially when the world is
changing so fast.
A. generation B. value C. age D. old

32.It must be incredible travelling by dogsled. I wish I ______ it.

A. can do B. could did C. could do D. can done

33.Every nation has respect for their long-preserved ______.
A. behaviours B. practices C. traditions D. traditional

34.Once a month I went downtown to collect the post and then walked from village to village, ______ were far away from each other.

A. which B. where C. that D. where

35.In Viet Nam, ______ often refers to age and social position, not to wealth.
A. seniority B. tradition C. generation D. culture

36.Giving lucky money to the young and the old at Tet is a common ______ in many Asian countries.
A. behavior B. practice C. tradition D. cultural

37.She used to live in an igloo: a domed house ______ from blocks of ice.

A. to build B. built C. building D. to built

38.I wish people in the world ______ conflicts and lived in peace.

A. don’t have B. doesn’t have C. didn’t have D. didn’t having

39.I have told you many times ______ the door open.

A. not leave B. not to leave C. to not leave D. not to leaving

40.I wish my friends spent less time ______ computer games and more time outdoors.

A. play B. to play C. playing D. played

41. People in my home village ____ rice home on trucks. They used buffalo-driven carts.

A. used to transport B. used to be transported C. didn’t use to transport D. use to transport

42.A _____________ is used to make the sound much louder so that many people can hear it from a distance.

A. loudspeaker B. radio C. television D. computer

44.I suppose it was a special occasion, ____________?

A. was it B. wasn’t it C. don’t I D. doesn’t I

45. Peter could be embarrassed for his rude ____________ towards the VIP guest.

A. behaviour B. practice C. tradition D. practices

Question IV. Give the correct form of the following verbs:

21. Ba hates (watch) ___watching_____ the advertisements on TV.

22. Mrs. Nga enjoys (listen) _____listening_____________ to music in her free time.

23. If Mai doesn’t work hard, she (not fail) _____will not fail_____________ the exam.

24. We (not meet) _____have not met___________ her since we lived here.

25. I (visit) ___visited_____________ Hue last week

26. I don’ know many English words. I wish I (know) __knew_______more English words.

27. Tuan and Huong (not/go) ____did not go__________ to the cinema last night.

28. My brother used to ( go ) ___go___________ to work by motorbike. Now he cycles.

29. Last night we (go) __went____________ to Lan’s birthday party.

30.Men used ( be ) ________to be____________ the bread winner of the family.

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