T 1: PHONETICS (1 point=> 0.25 points/ correct answer)
Choose the word whose underlined part pronounced differently from that of the others by circling A, B, C or D
1. A. dependent
PART 2: LISTENING (2 points => 0.5 points/ correct answer)
Listen to the recording and circle the appreciate answer A, B, or C.
1. Chu Van an was born in ____________.
A. Thanh Xuan District
B. Thanh Ba District
C. Thanh Tri District
3. He began his career as a __________.
A. a worker B. teacher C. doctor
2. He passed the _________________.
A. doctoral examination
B. royal examination
C. regional examination
4. He died in ______________.
A. 1370 B. 1373 C. 1337
Tapescript: Hi class. Come to the next building of the Temple of Literature and let me tell you about Chu Van An. Chu Van An is considered the most famous teacher at the Imperial Academy and one of the most remarkable educators in Vietnamese history.
He was born in 1292, in Thanh Tri District, Ha Noi. He was an honest man. He
passed the royal examination. First he opened a school in his home village. Then,
he became a teacher at the Imperial Academy. He taught many talented and
successful students for the nation.
Later, he resigned and returned to his home village. For the rest of his life, Chu Van
An continued his teaching career and wrotebooks. He died in 1370.
PART 3: READING (2 points=> 0.5 points/ correct answer)
Read the passage and answer the following questions
Pho – A popular dish in Ha Noi
Among the many special dishes in Ha Noi, pho is the most popular. It is a special kind of Vietnamese soup. We can enjoy Pho for all kinds of meals during the day, from breakfast to dinner, and even for late night snack. Pho has a very special taste. The rice noodles are made from the best variety of rice. The broth for pho bo ( beef noodle soup) is made by stewing the bones of cows for a long time in a large pot. The broth for another kind of pho, pho ga ( chicken noodle soup) is made by stewing chicken bones. The chicken meat served with pho ga is boneless and cut into thin slices… It’s so delicious.
Answer the questions:
1. When can we enjoy pho?
(We can enjoy Pho for all kinds of meals during the day.
2. How is the chicken meat served with pho ga?
(The chicken meat served with pho ga is boneless and cut into thin slices.
3. What are the noodles made from?
(The rice noodles are made from the best variety of rice.
4. How is the broth for pho bo made?
(The broth for pho bo ( beef noodle soup) is made by stewing the bones of cows for a long time in a large pot.
PART 4: GRAMMAR AND VOCABULARY (3 points=> 0.25 points/ correct answer)
Choose the best options to complete these sentences
Don’t eat that type of fish, you mayhavea/an .
What___________do i need to cook anomelette?
My cousin, Hoa, is thesameage _________me.
A lotofflowers in Da Lat throughout theyear.
___________ bottles of milk does your family need for aweek?
My brother doesn’t like ice-skating because he thinksitis ____________.