1. Read the passage and choose the correct answer to each question. Đọc đoạn văn và chọn đáp án đúng cho mỗi câu hỏi dưới đây.
Who are the best drivers? Which drivers are the safest on the road? According to a recent survey, young and inexperienced drivers are the most likely to have an accident. Older drivers are more careful. Young have the worst accident records of all They often choose (asfer care writh bigger engines. One of the r-cst interesting facts in the survey is that passengers have an efect on the driver. When young male drivers have their friends in the car, their driving become worse. When their wife or girlfriend in the car,However, their driving is better. But this is not true for women. Their driving is more dangerous when their husban or boyfriend is in the car. However, if their small children are riding in the car, they drive more slowly and safety.
Key - Đáp án:
1. A; 2. B; 3. D; 4. C; 5. A
2. Read the text below and decide which answer A, B, C, or D best fits each space.
Đọc đoạn văn dưới đây và chọn đáp án đúng A, B, C, hoặc D cho mỗi chỗ trống.
When you are in Hong Kong, you can go about taxi, by tram, by bus or (1)______underground. I mysetf prefer the underground (2)___ it is fast easy and cheap. There are(3)_______ tram and bus in Hong Kong, and one cannot drive along the road (4)_________ and without many stops. The underground is therefore usually quicker (5)___ taxis or buses. If you do not know Hong Kong very well, it is very difficult (6)_____________the bus you want. You can take a taxi, but it is (7)_______expensive than the underground or a bus. On the underground you find good maps that tell you the names of the stations and show you (8)____________to get to them, so that it is easy to find your way.
2. A because
3. A. some
B. a lot
4. A quick
6. A. finding
B. to find
D. to finding
7. A. more
8. A. who
Key - Đáp án:
1. B; 2. A; 3. C; 4. C
5. B; 6. B; 7. A; 8. D
3. Read the passage and put a suitable word in each of the gaps.
Đọc đoạn văn và điền từ thích hợp vào chỗ trống.
Modern traffic lights are an American invention. Red-green systems were installed in Cleveland (1) ________ 1914. Three-colour signals were (2) _________ in New York in 1918. They used (3)________ be operated by hand from a tower in the middle of the street. The first lights of this type appeared in London, on the junction between St. James Street (4)________ Piccadilly, in 1925. Automatic signals were installed a year later. In the past, traffic lights used to (5)_____ very special. In New York, some lights used to (6)________ a statue on top. In Los Angeles, the (7)__________ did not just change silently, but would ring bells :c .vake the sleeping motorists of the 1930s. These are gone and have been replaced by modern systems that (8)_______seen everywhere now.