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ĐỀ THI KỲ THI TUYỂN SINH VÀO LỚP 10 THPT

NĂM HỌC 2021 – 2022

MÔN: TIẾNG ANH

Đề thi có: 03 trang

Thời gian làm bài: 60 phút (Không kể thời gian giao đề)

 


SECTION A (8.0 points)
Write 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 from 1 to 2.
Question 1: A. washed B. watched C. played D. stopped
Question 2:
A. church B. school C. much D. bunch

Write 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 3 to 4.
Question 3: A. artisan B. important C. discovery D. environment
Question 4: A. leisure
B. cartoon C. lesson D. language

Write the letter A, B, C, or D on your answer sheet to indicate the correct answer to each of the following questions from 5 to 16.
Question 5: Singapore’s mix of cultures mostly Chinese, Indian, and Malay – makes it a __________society.
A. reliable
B. multicultural C. metropolitan D. bilingual
Question 6: The craft of basket weaving is usually
__________ from generation to generation.
A. looked down
B. turned off C. come back D. passed down
Question 7: The bus
__________ before I reached the bus stop.
A. will leave
B. leaves C. had left D. was leaving
Question 8: In some European countries, a barber used
__________ teeth as well as cut hair.
A. to pull B. pull C. pulling D. pulled
Question 9: Tet is a festival
__________ occurs in late January or early February.
A. whom
B. which C. who D. whose
Question 10: Today’s cities are much
__________ than cities in the past.
A. larger B. large C. as large D. the largest
Question 11: If people
__________ carefully, they will not hurt themselves and others.
A. drove
B. drive C. would drive D. will drive
Question 12: Some of Bill’s classmates
__________ to his party tomorrow.
A. will be invited
B. were invited C. invited D. will invite
Question 13: I am too busy to go on a holiday. I wish I
__________ on the beach now.
A. am
B. were C. been D. be
Question 14: There aren’t
__________ supermarkets in this small town.
A. a little
B. some C. much D. any
Question 15: People should be
__________ and wear masks when going out these days.
A
. careful B. carefully C. care D. carefulness
Question 16: Bill and Liz are talking about how to keep fit.
Bill:
I think that doing physical exercises is the best way to keep fit.
Liz:
You’re right.__________”
A. I hope so.
B. It’s my pleasure.

C. It’s kind of you to say so. D. I agree with you.

 

Write the letter A, B, C, or Don your answer sheet to indicate the word(s) CLOSEST in meaning to the underlined word(s) in each of the following questions from 17 to 18.
Question 17: Living in big cities provides us with a lot of benefits in job opportunity.
A. drawbacks
B. achievements C. advantages D. difficulties
Question 18: We invited Bill to join our trip to Florida but he turned down and decided to stay
A. refused
B. agreed C. accepted D. returned
Write the letter A, B, C, or D on your answer sheet to indicate the word(s) OPPOSITE in
meaning to the underlined word(s) in each of the following questions from 19 to 20.
Question 19: Hoi An is an ancient town in Central Vietnam. It was set up long time ago.
A. comfortable
B. urban C. modern D. local
Question 20: This temple, which was built hundreds of years ago, is one of our man-made
wonders.
A. spectacular
B. geological C. picturesque D. natural

Write 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 from 21 to 24.
Question 21: Jane said that she doesn’t spend much money on food and clothing.
A. on B. doesn’t C. clothing D. much
Question 22: Tom didn’t
get the job despite he had all the necessary qualifications.
A. had
B. despite C. the D. necessary
Question 23
: He wondered how telling this disappointing news to his parents.
A. disappointing
B. his C. telling D. wondered
Question 24: The Dominican Republic is a second largest Caribbean nation after Cuba, with
nearly 10 million people.
A. nearly
B. a C. is D. after

Read the following passage and write the letter A, B, C, or D on your answer sheet to indicate the correct word or phrase that best fits each of the numbered blanks from 25 to 28.

Language is how people (25)__________. with one another. It is a terrific tool. Language is spoken, (26)__________ it is also written down. Sign language used by many people who are deaf is the communication with gestures. We do most our communication by speaking. English is the most (27)__________ language in the world, but it is not the world’s most widely spoken language. There are more than 1.2 billion people who speak Chinese. Arabic is second, and then Hindi, with English in the fourth place. Other languages (28)__________ the top ten are Spanish, Bengali, Portuguese, Russian, Japanese, and German.

Question 25: A. introduce B. mention C. instruct D. communicate
Question 26
: A. or B. so C. but D. if
Question 27: A. national
B. nation C. internationally D. international
Question 28: A. above
B. under C. by D. in

Read the following passage and write the letter A, B, C, or D on your answer sheet to indicate
the correct answer to each of the questions from 29 to 32.

Situated on the central coast of Vietnam, which is famous for many beautiful beaches, Lang Co Beach, since June 2009, has become an official member of the World’s most beautiful bays club. Today, it is a popular destination for tourists in Vietnam, especially for those who love beach so much.

Lying on the most beautiful curve of the country, Lang Co has almost everything that the nature can offer: green mountains and tropical forests, smooth white sand, full of sunshine and cool, blue and clear sea as crystal, and the average temperature of 25°C in summer. It is an attractive destination for both domestic and international tourists Vietnam. It is the third bay of Vietnam, after Ha Long and Nha Trang, named in the list of 30 most beautiful bays in the world.

It can be said that nobody can resist a beauty like Lang Co town. This small and peaceful town will give tourists the most relaxing time and many games at the beach. In addition, they will have a good time to enjoy the seafood with various kinds of shrimps, lobster, crab, butter-fish, mackerel fish, oysters, etc. and not far from the beach are some attractions such as Lang Co fishing village, Chan May scenery.

Question 29: What is the main idea of the passage?
A. Lang Co town’s seafood
B. Central Vietnam
C. The history of Lang Co
D. Lang Co’s tourist attractions
Question 30: According to the passage, Lang Co is especially popular for those
who__________.
A
. are interested in beach B. like rural atmosphere
C. love mountains
D. enjoy city life
Question 31: The word ‘they’ in paragraph 3 refers to
__________.
A. beaches B. kinds of seafood C. tourists D. beautiful bays

Question 32: Which of the following is TRUE about Lang Co?
A. Tourists cannot climb mountains in Lang Co.
B. It is the only Vietnam’s bay named in the list of world’s 30 most beautiful bays.
C. It attracts tourists in the country and around the world.
D. Lang Co fishing village is quite far from Lang Co Beach.

SECTION B (2.0 points)
I. Finish each of the following sentences in such a way that it means the same as the sentence
printed before it. Write your answers on your answer sheet.
Question 1: Why don’t we go to the seaside this summer?
I suggest…………………………………………………………………………………………………

Question 2: People believe that the Covid-19 pandemic will end soon.
It…………………………………………………………………………………………………………


II. Writing a paragraph.

Write a paragraph (80-100 words) about how to reduce stress and pressure from study. The following ideas may help you:

relax your mind listen to music; watch films; read books…)

do something you enjoy (go out with friends; sing songs; play sports; play games…)

share difficulties in your study (talk to friends and family; ask for help from teachers, look for solutions on the Internet…)

 

ANSWER KEYS

 

SỞ GD&ĐT ĐỒNG THÁP

 

ĐỀ THI KỲ THI TUYỂN SINH VÀO LỚP 10 THPT

NĂM HỌC 2021 – 2022

MÔN: TIẾNG ANH

Đề thi có: 03 trang

Thời gian làm bài: 60 phút (Không kể thời gian giao đề)

 


SECTION A (8.0 points)
Write 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 from 1 to 2.
Question 1: A. washed B. watched C. played D. stopped
Question 2:
A. church B. school C. much D. bunch

Write 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 3 to 4.
Question 3: A. artisan B. important C. discovery D. environment
Question 4: A. leisure
B. cartoon C. lesson D. language

Write the letter A, B, C, or D on your answer sheet to indicate the correct answer to each of the following questions from 5 to 16.
Question 5: Singapore’s mix of cultures mostly Chinese, Indian, and Malay – makes it a __________society.
A. reliable
B. multicultural C. metropolitan D. bilingual
Question 6: The craft of basket weaving is usually
__________ from generation to generation.
A. looked down
B. turned off C. come back D. passed down
Question 7: The bus
__________ before I reached the bus stop.
A. will leave
B. leaves C. had left D. was leaving
Question 8: In some European countries, a barber used
__________ teeth as well as cut hair.
A. to pull B. pull C. pulling D. pulled
Question 9: Tet is a festival
__________ occurs in late January or early February.
A. whom
B. which C. who D. whose
Question 10: Today’s cities are much
__________ than cities in the past.
A. larger B. large C. as large D. the largest
Question 11: If people
__________ carefully, they will not hurt themselves and others.
A. drove
B. drive C. would drive D. will drive
Question 12: Some of Bill’s classmates
__________ to his party tomorrow.
A. will be invited
B. were invited C. invited D. will invite
Question 13: I am too busy to go on a holiday. I wish I
__________ on the beach now.
A. am
B. were C. been D. be
Question 14: There aren’t
__________ supermarkets in this small town.
A. a little
B. some C. much D. any
Question 15: People should be__________ and wear masks when going out these days.
A
. careful B. carefully C. care D. carefulness
Question 16: Bill and Liz are talking about how to keep fit.
Bill:
I think that doing physical exercises is the best way to keep fit.
Liz:
You’re right.__________”
A. I hope so.
B. It’s my pleasure.

C. It’s kind of you to say so. D. I agree with you.

 

Write the letter A, B, C, or Don your answer sheet to indicate the word(s) CLOSEST in meaning to the underlined word(s) in each of the following questions from 17 to 18.
Question 17: Living in big cities provides us with a lot of benefits in job opportunity.
A. drawbacks
B. achievements C. advantages D. difficulties
Question 18: We invited Bill to join our trip to Florida but he turned down and decided to stay
A. refused
B. agreed C. accepted D. returned
Write the letter A, B, C, or D on your answer sheet to indicate the word(s) OPPOSITE in
meaning to the underlined word(s) in each of the following questions from 19 to 20.
Question 19: Hoi An is an ancient town in Central Vietnam. It was set up long time ago.
A. comfortable
B. urban C. modern D. local
Question 20: This temple, which was built hundreds of years ago, is one of our man-made
wonders.
A. spectacular
B. geological C. picturesque D. natural

Write 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 from 21 to 24.
Question 21: Jane said that she doesn’t spend much money on food and clothing.
A. on B. doesn’t C. clothing D. much
Question 22: Tom didn’t
get the job despite he had all the necessary qualifications.
A. had
B. despite C. the D. necessary
Question 23
: He wondered how telling this disappointing news to his parents.
A. disappointing
B. his C. telling D. wondered
Question 24: The Dominican Republic is a second largest Caribbean nation after Cuba, with
nearly 10 million people.
A. nearly
B. a C. is D. after

Read the following passage and write the letter A, B, C, or D on your answer sheet to indicate the correct word or phrase that best fits each of the numbered blanks from 25 to 28.

Language is how people (25)__________. with one another. It is a terrific tool. Language is spoken, (26)__________ it is also written down. Sign language used by many people who are deaf is the communication with gestures. We do most our communication by speaking. English is the most (27)__________ language in the world, but it is not the world’s most widely spoken language. There are more than 1.2 billion people who speak Chinese. Arabic is second, and then Hindi, with English in the fourth place. Other languages (28)__________ the top ten are Spanish, Bengali, Portuguese, Russian, Japanese, and German.

Question 25: A. introduce B. mention C. instruct D. communicate
Question 26
: A. or B. so C. but D. if
Question 27: A. national
B. nation C. internationally D. international
Question 28: A. above
B. under C. by D. in

Read the following passage and write the letter A, B, C, or D on your answer sheet to indicate
the correct answer to each of the questions from 29 to 32.

Situated on the central coast of Vietnam, which is famous for many beautiful beaches, Lang Co Beach, since June 2009, has become an official member of the World’s most beautiful bays club. Today, it is a popular destination for tourists in Vietnam, especially for those who love beach so much.

Lying on the most beautiful curve of the country, Lang Co has almost everything that the nature can offer: green mountains and tropical forests, smooth white sand, full of sunshine and cool, blue and clear sea as crystal, and the average temperature of 25°C in summer. It is an attractive destination for both domestic and international tourists Vietnam. It is the third bay of Vietnam, after Ha Long and Nha Trang, named in the list of 30 most beautiful bays in the world.

It can be said that nobody can resist a beauty like Lang Co town. This small and peaceful town will give tourists the most relaxing time and many games at the beach. In addition, they will have a good time to enjoy the seafood with various kinds of shrimps, lobster, crab, butter-fish, mackerel fish, oysters, etc. and not far from the beach are some attractions such as Lang Co fishing village, Chan May scenery.

Question 29: What is the main idea of the passage?
A. Lang Co town’s seafood
B. Central Vietnam
C. The history of Lang Co
D. Lang Co’s tourist attractions
Question 30: According to the passage, Lang Co is especially popular for those
who__________.
A
. are interested in beach B. like rural atmosphere
C. love mountains
D. enjoy city life
Question 31: The word ‘they’ in paragraph 3 refers to
__________.
A. beaches B. kinds of seafood C. tourists D. beautiful bays

Question 32: Which of the following is TRUE about Lang Co?
A. Tourists cannot climb mountains in Lang Co.
B. It is the only Vietnam’s bay named in the list of world’s 30 most beautiful bays.
C. It attracts tourists in the country and around the world.
D. Lang Co fishing village is quite far from Lang Co Beach.

SECTION B (2.0 points)
I. Finish each of the following sentences in such a way that it means the same as the sentence
printed before it. Write your answers on your answer sheet.
Question 1: Why don’t we go to the seaside this summer?
I suggest going to the seaside this summer.

Question 2: People believe that the Covid-19 pandemic will end soon.
It is believed that the Covid-19 pandemic will end soon.


II. Writing a paragraph.

Write a paragraph (80-100 words) about how to reduce stress and pressure from study. The following ideas may help you:

relax your mind listen to music; watch films; read books…)

do something you enjoy (go out with friends; sing songs; play sports; play games…)

share difficulties in your study (talk to friends and family; ask for help from teachers, look for solutions on the Internet…).

 

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