250 câu trắc nghiệm về từ vựng ôn thi THPT Quốc gia 2016 môn Tiếng Anh
The house was burgled while the family was in a card game.
buried B. busy C. absorbed D. helping
I am sorry that I can’t your invitation.
take B. except C. agree D. accept
what he says, he wasn’t even there when the crime was committed.
Following B. According to C. Hearing D. meaning
he has impressed his employers considerably and he is soon to be promoted.
nevertheless B. accordingly C. yet D. eventually
He gave his listeners a vivid of his journey through Peru.
account B. tale C. communication D. plot
Will you be taking my precious experience into when you fix my salary?
possession B. account C. mind D. scale
The policeman stopped him when he was driving home and him of speeding.
charged B. accused C. blamed D. arrested
His stomach began to because of the bad food he had eaten.
pain B. harm C. be hurt D. ache
If you money to mine, we shall have enough.
add B. combine C. unite D. bank
he was full of for her bravery.
energy B. admiration C. surprise D. pride
This ticket one person to the show.
permits B. enters C. delivers D. admits
The cow had lost its own calf. but the farmer persuaded it to one whose mother had died.
choose B. adopt C. undertake D. collect
If we the plan you suggest, we are more likely to be successful.
elect B. command C. vote D. adopt
Science has made great during the past 30 years.
motions B. advances C. advantages D. opportunities
He was a much older tennis player but he had the great of experience.
advantage B. deal C. value D. profit
I had quite on my way to work this morning.
an experiment B. an adventure C. a happening D. an affair
He always studies the in the paper as he wants to find a good second-hand car.
advertisements B. publicity C. announcements D. publication
On my present salary, I just can’t a car which costs over $3.000.
pretend B. elect C. afford D. adopt
The girl’s father to buy her a car if she passed her examination.
admitted B. accepted C. agreed D. approved
They are twins and look very .
alike B. same C. likely D. identical
As a result of their the three small independent countries felt less afraid of their powerful neighbour.
combination B. alliance C. partnership D. union
When he was a student, his father gave him a monthly towards his expenses.
salary B. permission C. allowance D. wage
Is anyone to fish in this river?
borne B. allowed C. admitted D. passed
His had always been to become an architect.
study B. ambition C. imagination D. direction
The of ice-cream sold increases sharply in the summer months.
account B. amount C. number D. size
If you are bitten by a poisonous snake. it is necessary to be given an as quickly as possible.
analgesic B. antibiotic C. antiseptic D. antidote
I’ m to get the tickets for the show today, as there are hardly any left.
worried B. curious C. anxious D. troubled
The child was told to for being rude to his uncle.
excuse B. apologize C. punish D. confess
He is a very old man but in fact he is only fifty.
apparently B. evidently C. obviously D. actually
As a result of the radio for help for the earthquake victims, over a million pounds has been raised.
appeal B. call C. programme D. advertisement
Let me know if any difficulties .
arise B. come C. rise D. happen
Could you please an appointment for me to see Mr. Smith?
manage B. arrange C. take D. have
The police her for helping the murderer to escape.
caught B. searched C. brought D. arrested
When John in London he went to see the Houses of Parliament.
came B. reached C. arrived D. got
I read an interesting in a newspaper about farming today.
article B. advertisement C. composition D. explanation
Students are expected to their classes regularly.
assist B. frequent C. attend D. present
Before you sign anything important, pay careful to all the conditions.
notice B. attention C. regards D. reference
In the central region the dry season is long and severe, and the annual rainfall is only about 70 cm.
refreshing B. general C. average D. greatest
The bicycle was moving so fast that its rider could not an accident.
leave B. avoid C. miss D. overtake
As soon as the children were , their mother got them out of bed and into the bathroom.
woke B. wake C. awake D. waken
This is not big enough to cut down a tree.
axe B. hammer C. screw D. knife
In the market, the merchants and joked with their friends and neighbours.
bargained B. gardened C. bearded D. changed
He couldn’t the thought of leaving his home town for ever.
think B. bear C. carry D. hold
The room was so quiet that she could hear the of her heart.
beating B. tapping C. knocking D. striking
Through a mixture of greed and intelligence, he has the biggest landowner in the whole district.
grown B. developed C. become D. increased
The damage done to my house by the fire has now .
done good B. been made good C. made me good D. been for good
The children will not be allowed to come with us if they don’t themselves better.
direct B. behave C. declare D. compose
He has adopted three orphans his own six children so that, all together, he has nine children to provide
besides B. except C. beside D. in place of
The two scientists disagreed and a argument developed.
wet B. bitter C. salty D. sour
The weather was the exceptionally poor harvest.
blamed for B. condemned for C. accused of D. criticized for
If you are so senseless as to go on long walks in tight fitting shoes, you must expect to get .
scars B. bruises C. blisters D. spots
After lunch I felt enough to ask my boss for rise.
strong B. bold C. encouraged D. bald
It is a very popular play, and it would be wise seats well in advance.
occupy B. book C. buy D. preserve
She began to feel nervous when the train pulled up at the between Austria and Yugoslavia.
edge B. bar C. border D. division
When the bill came, he had to money from his brother to pay it.
borrow B. lend C. loan D. let
The toy boat turned over and sank to the of the pool.
basis B. bottom C. ground D. depth
The ball two or three times before rolling down the slope.
bounced B. sprang C. leapt D. skipped
The bus ran over the cliff because its failed.
brakes B. controls C. gears D. signals
The of the bank where he worked was not in the centre of the city.
seat B. quarter C. branch D. piece
Large waves were on the seashore.
going B. running C. hitting D. breaking
up children properly is mainly their parents’ duty.
Rearing B. Breeding C. Raising D. Bringing
Several prisoners from their guards and escaped.
broke away B. broke out C. broke through D. broke down
The specialist was under so much stress that he finally .
broke off B. broke down C. broke out D. broke in
Well-mannered children have usually been properly by their parents.
raised up B. borne up C. brought up D. put up
The audience waited until the curtain had risen and then into applause.
flooded B. cheered C. started D. burst
When she heard from the hospital the father had died, she into tears.
burst B. exploded C. fell D. melted
If you put too many potatoes in that paper-bag it will .
explode B. crack C. burst D. overcrowd
Every day thousands of fly the Atlantic for negotiations withAmerican firms.
merchants B. dealers C. businessmen D. tradesmen
As there was a power cut in the hospital, the surgeon had to the operation.
call for B. call on C. call off D. call out
The book two weeks ago.
came across B. came by C. came into D. came out
The country has a system of , most of which date from the nineteenth century.
channels B. rivers C. streams D. canals
As we wait no longer for the delivery of your order, we have to it.
postpone B. refuse C. return D. cancel
He’s not of learning German in six months.
interested B. inclined C. able D. capable
Bill doesn’t what people say about him.
care B. matter C. disturb D. depend
Do you mind if I with my work while you are getting tea ready?
turn to B. carry out C. come on D. carry on
He spoke so quickly that I didn’t what he said.
receive B. accept C. listen D. catch
The flat we have rented is very for the underground station.
convenient B. suitable C. comfortable D. distant
It isn’t quite that he will be present at the meeting.
right B. exact C. certain D. formal
If your bicycle comes off, it is almost impossible te put it back on without getting oil on your hands.
ring B. belt C. steel D. chain
If you ever have the to go abroad to work, you should take it.
possibility B. offer C. chance D. event
The fog made it difficult for the driver to see when the traffic lights .
adjusted B. moved C. changed D. removed
How much would you for repairing my watch?
charge B. cost C. spend D. demand
he was with murder.
accused B. charged C. sentenced D. convicted
lawyers often make higher for their work than they should.
charges B. prices C. costs D. rents
The customs officer didn’t bother to our luggage.
control B. check C. discover D. glance
Some of the older villagers prefer to tobacco rather than to smoke it.
munch B. crunch C. chew D. gnaw
The autumn air felt so she went to fetch a coat.
cool B. chill C. tepid D. chilly
I’m afraid you have no but to come along with us.
permission B. choice C. selection D. election
Her husband felt it would be silly to the colour of the curtains before they had painted the room.
change B. find C. choose D. lose
The terrified hunter, in the arms of a huge bear, fought desperately to loosen its grip.
clutched B. clasped C. grasped D. clinging
I shall never manage to beat John at tennis; we are clearly not in the same .
set B. band C. class D. order
The teacher the harder parts of the story.
cleared away B. cleared out C. cleared up D. cleared off
The sky looks lighter. I think the weather is .
clearing away B. clearing C. bettering D. clearing up
He wrote his name and carefully at the top of the paper.
largely B. attentively C. obviously D. clearly
These trees cannot be grown in such a cold as ours.
weather B. climate C. season D. space
He took a with him to clean the windscreen of his car.
garment B. cloth C. clothing D. towel
As the fat man sat down, the deck chair under him, with a loud noise of tearing canvas.
fell B. fainted C. sank D. collapsed
He always wore a shirt with an open .
colour B. tie C. collar D. tail
The presently accepted theory of light some of the ideas of both earlier theories.
designs B. composes C. reacts D. combines
Very few scientists with completely new answers to the world’s problems.
come to B. come round C. come up D. come in
If you have a to make about the food, I am willing to listen.
dislike B. trouble C. complaint D. discontent
He said he had every in his secretary; she would do the right thing.
belief B. dependence C. knowledge D. confidence
She was afraid that unless the train speeded up sle would lose lose her to Scotland.
ticket B. seat C. carriage D. connection
Tom was a highly teacher who took his duties seriously but he had neither the personality nor ability to achieve much success.
conscientious B. efficient C. capable D. talented
I was not that I had cut myself until I saw the blood all over my hand .
familiar B. awake C. astonished D. conscious
She has lost her handbag with the sum of $1300 in it.
extraordinary B. considerable C. valuable D. worthwhile
I have always you my best friend.
regarded B. considered C. trusted D. hoped
She opened the packet and emptied the into a saucepan.
fullness B. container C. refills D. contents
The road lay ahead of him, a(n) grey line stretching to the horizon. A, continual B. constant C. eternal D. continuous
In the capitalist countries, the rising of living is as hard on country families as on city families.
amount B. cost C. expense D. price
There was a of parchment as the solicitor unrolled the will written on it.
rattle B. crackle C. creak D. clink
They lay almost flat and through the tubelike underground passage.
crouched B. crawled C. glided D. scrambled
You should iron out the in that dress.
creases B. pleats C. folds D. wrinkles
A narrow road the stream to the other side of the park.
joins B. crosses C. unites D. jumps
After a tiring by boat, we reached the island.
course B. crossing C. sail D. motion
Her skirt had been so in packing that she had to iron it before going out.
faded B. torn C. dirty D. crushed
If I take this medicine twice a day, it should my cold.
heal B. cure C. restore D. recover
The new car at the motor-show was a very shape.
curious B. formal C. large D. broad
The headlights of the approaching car were so that the cyclist had to stop riding.
gleaming B. dazzling C. blazing D. glittering
People who live in a small village are bound to see a good of each other.
quantity B. deal C. amount D. degree
When he was questioned about the missing ring, he firmly that he had even seen it.
defied B. accused C. refused D. denied
When the other car hit mine, it made a huge in my rear bumper.
hollow B. depression C. mark D. dent
On Sunday the business centre of the city was usually quite .
deserted B. unpopular C. unattended D. alone
Ann is so to succeed that I am sure nothing will stop her.
determined B. willing C. patient D. obvious
The hall seemed lit after the bright sunshine outside.
faintly B. vaguely C. obscurely D. dimly
As one of the four of the company, he often had to attend Board meetings.
managers B. directors C. headmasters D. governors
The rainbow as the sun came fully out from behind the clouds.
dissolved B. resigned C. retired D. disappeared
She felt very when her husband forgot her birthday.
deceived B. deserted C. disappointed D. desperate
High interest rates people in capitalist countries from borrowing money.
discourage B. decrease C. disgust D. disturb
Weeks later he had still not found a job and he began to feel .
disappointed B. disengaged C. displaced D. discouraged
Some useful ideas were suggested while the social committee was the club’s programme for the coming season.
quarrelling D. having a debate
The cat showed her for the stale fish by turning her back on it.
distress B. disgust C. disgrace D. despair
He often forgets to do what he has been told and is scolded for being .
insolent B. impertinent C. malicious D. disobedient
Please sign your name here on the line.
spaced B. dotted C. stopped D. straightened
He criticised everything and everybody and even ran his few friends.
up B. into C. down D. over
When he heard the bad news, he broke completely.
away B. in C. down D. out
The carriage was by four horses.
rolled B. pushed C. driven D. drawn
I dislike going to the dentist as he uses the on my teeth.
pick B. pin C. probe D. drill
There is something wrong with his vocal chords and as a result, he had always been .
silent B. dumb C. quiet D. deaf
dust B. soil C. mud D. powder
When I came through the customs at the airport, I had to pay on a clock I had bought.
taxes B. duty C. rates D. allowance
You won’t find a greater variety of flowers anywhere else on .
ground B. earth C. floor D. worlds
We couldn’t cut the string because the of the knife was not sharp enough.
edging B. edge C. border D. front
You can do it if you want to, but in my opinion it’s not worth the it involves.
effort B. attempt C. force D. strength
An ambulance must have priority as it usually has to deal with some kind of .
urgency B. pressure C. extremity D. emergency
The sun the growth of plants. t
supplies B. makes C. encourages D. effects
When can the students for next year’s evening classes?
enroll B. join C. inscribe D. subscribe
You must have the examination before Friday, so bring your money to the office as soon as possible.
passed B. enrolled for C. sat for D. entered for
He knows so much about the stars that I am sure it would be impossible to find his .
same B. similar C. equal D. reflection
On summer many English men work in their gardens when they come home from work.
eves B. evenings C. nights D. periods
I him to arrive in time for dinner.
hope for B. attend C. expect D. wait for
I sat near the entrance for a long time him, but he didn’t arrive.
expecting B. attending C. waiting D. excepting
he hoped the appointment would enable him to gain greater in publishing.
experience B. work C. jobs D. employment
The information-office at the station that all trains were running about one hour behind time.
advertised B. decided C. explained D. promised
I could tell he was surprised from the on his face.
appearance B. shock C. sight D. expression
Because the company was doing more business, it was necessary to the factory.
extend B. increase C. broaden D. magnify
The garden as far as the river.
advances B. extends C. develops D. enlarges
The plain occupies the west, south and central parts of the continent, though considerable variations are to be found over so an area.
expensive B. expansive C. extensive D. defensive
Because of the strong sun Mrs. William’s new dining-room curtains from dark blue to grey within a
faded B. fainted C. paled D. bleached
Spies may have a number of names and papers.
artificial B. synthetic C. false D. imitation
Why can’t you do this small for me? I’ve helped you often enough in the past.
demand B. effort C. favour D. influence
The charged by the lawyer for his services was unusually high.
fee B. fare C. debt D. hire
A historical novel is a form of which may include many facts.
legend B. fairy-tale C. fantasy D. fiction
The gardener a bucket with water so that he could plant the vegetables.
filled B. flowed C. stuffed D. piled
My petrol tank was empty so I pulled into a garage to .
fill up B. top up C. speed up D. blow up
when there’s a doubt the examiner’s decision is .
final B. definite C. fixed D. certain
If present dissatisfaction over salaries continues the result will be loss of staff.
lengthy B. near C. final D. far
You direct me to the nearest garage? One of my tyres is . A, compressed B. depressed C. uneven D. flat
The children thought that the cream was deliciously and they finished it all.
famous B. flavoured C. hungered D. favourable
A horse drives the from its body with its tail.
wasps B. ants C. flies D. butterflies
High in the sky a of birds was flying southward.
pack B. swarm C. flock D. crowd
I usually listen to the weather , though I have little faith in it.
notice B. warning C. announcement D. forecast
The children a line, then walked quietly into school.
gathered B. stood C. formed D. performed
Since his retirement, Peter Smith, who was a teacher, has written four novels.
afterwards B. usually C. presently D. formerly
With the invention of the train, man could travel overland without the need of horses.
voluntarily B. freely C. independently D. readily
A strong westerly flattened the standing corn though it brought no rain.
gale B. blizzard C. hurricane D. breeze
After his prolonged dive in search of the ring he emerged from the water .
panting B. under his breath C. gasping for breath D. out of breath
As the storm drew nearer, black clouds were over the sky.
wondering B. gathering C. picking D. watering
Mr and Mrs Green a party for their daughter’s twenty-first birthday.
invited B. formed C. gave D. called
The old lady couldn’t because she had rheumatism.
get about B. get on C. get through D. get in
He does not _ his fellow-workers and there are often disagreements between them.
go on with B. put up with C. get on with D. get into touch with
If we can our present difficulties, then everything should be all right.
get off B. come across C. come over D. get over
It is not for you to eat too much t
kind B. good C. well D. useful
You should be very to your teachers for their help
thankful B. grateful C. considerate D. gracious
The peasants’ many resulting from ill-treat-ment by their landlords led finally to rebellion.
griefs B. grumbles C. grievances D. complaints
They have a future ahead with little comfort, food or hope.
grim B. pessimistic C. fierce D. violent
The old man got into the of storing money under the bed.
tradition B. manner C. harvest D. habit
Most things are now mass-produced rather than .
hand-made B. by hand C. single D. selected
Be careful how you that jug; It will break very easily.
pour B. operate C. handle D. employ
The of the clock showed that it was time for dinner.
hands B. numbers C. fingers D. figures
We suddenly saw the bus about to leave and had to run to catch it.
hardly B. awkwardly C. hard D. strongly
There’s no need to be frightened of the dog; he’s quite .
eager B. weak C. cheerful D. harmless
This year the farmers were just able to gather the before the fine weather came to an end.
collection B. flower C. plant D. harvest
It was a long time before the cut on my hand completely.
healed B. sank C. improved D. repaired
Dearer electricity will mean bills for most families.
dear B. expensive C. hard D. heavy
When you are riding a bicycle you should the handlebars firmly.
handle B. hold C. hand D. control
You are not allowed to use the after eleven o’clock at night, as it makes too much noise.
signal B. horn C. bell D. alarm
Wolves were mournfully in the nearby forest.
barking B. snarling C. howling D. growling
The lorry driver was badly when his lorry crashed into a wall.
pained B. hurt C. hit D. damaged
All the students were excited at the of a weekend sports competition.
intention B. prize C. idea D. view
You can my surprise when I heard the news.
suppose B. think C. imagine D. believe
Many of the earliest into the United States established large plantations.
exiles B. immigrants C. emigrants D. entrants
The judge said that he was by the high standards of performance by the riders.
excited B. impressed C. interested D. imposed
We paid the shopkeeper cash.
in B. on C. by D. with
The crowd stared at the giant and the dwarf as if they were monsters.
credulous B. incredible C. incredulous D. creditable
Tell your brother to come because it’s going rain in a minute or two.
indoors B. outdoors C. within D. homewards
I cut my finger on a rusty tin and it became badly .
infected B. affected C. effected D. diseased
Violent programmes on television may have a bad on children.
affection B. pressure C. influence D. control
he has always gone strange hobbies like collecting bottle-tops and inventing secret codes.
into B. by C. in for D. through
The local tourist bureau will send you about hotels in the area.
knowledge B. information C. news D. notice
The businessman proved to be an apparently well-behaved middle-aged man.
offensive B. unoffending C. inoffensive D. innocent
The use of plastics for shoes of leather has ruined shoe repairing as a business.
although B. as well C. instead D. outside
Where do you going for your holidays this year?
intend B. expect C. pretend D. guess
Now that he has retired, he lives partly on his pension and partly on the on his post office savings
income B. wages C. salary D. interest
Be quiet! It’s rude to people when they are speaking.
interfere B. interrupt C. prevent D. introduce
During the the audience strolled and chatted in the foyer.
gap B. pause C. space D. interval
She looked everywhere for her book but had to return home without it.
lastly B. at the end C. in the end D. at the last
Sally married the Kennedy family.
with B. to C. into D. among
The boy’s allergy to dust caused his skin to .
itch B. rub C. blemish D. flush
I’m sorry I’m late, I was held up in a traffic .
block B. crush C. jam D. group
He hit the other boxer so hard that he broke his lower .
chin B. wrist C. shoulder D. jaw
Her mother had asked her to do several before she went out .
labours B. works C. travels D. jobs
When he makes a by car, he takes his family with him.
course B. passage C. voyage D. journey
I can’t advise you what to do: you must use your own .
guesswork B. justice C. judgement D. ideal
Because of the poor harvest, wheat prices have in the last six months.
added B. jumped C. amounted D. gathered
You couldn’t any secrets even for an hour in that llttle town.
keep B. get C. learn D. hear
The police had to the crow .
keep … to B. keep … under C. keep … back D. keep … on
I should like to touch with old friends but I have so little time.
be out of B. be in C. keep in D. lose
Shut the window and the cold .
keep … in B. keep … out C. keep … down D. keep … behind
You can your shorthand ability by taking notes in shorthand during lectures.
keep on B. keep in C. keep up D. keep back
It was after dark when the two children were both on the safe-crossing by a lorry.
I cannot undo the in this piece of string.
bunch B. lock C. knot D. tie
of money prevented us from taking a holiday this year.
Limit B. Freeze C. Emptiness D. Lack
It was the longest film I’ve ever seen; it four hours.
ended B. finished C. lasted D. stayed
It is time to the table for dinner.
place B. lay C. lay out D. put out
After driving for five hours, the driver pulled into for a rest. A,
a bypass B. a flyover C. a lay-by D. aroundabout
The guide is a line of tourists through the narrow passage with the help of his torch.
conducting B. bringing C. leading D. guiding
She tried to out of the window to see the procession more clearly.
bend B. curve C. bow D. lean
She came to England for a year in order to the language.
know B. become C. refresh D. learn
I’m sorry but what he thinks is not of the importance to me.
merest B. lowest C. worst D. least
Are you going to attend Dr Barker’s on “Brain Electronics” tomorrow?
conference B. lecture C. meeting D. discussion
If the boy had the dog alone it wouldn’t have bitten him.
set B. left C. put D. had
Peter begged his neighbour to him five pounds until the weekend.
lend B. supply C. provide D. hivre
he offered to her a hand as the suitcase was too heavy for her to carry.
lend B. show C. loan D. borrow
You should have your eyes tested every year in case the of your spectacles need changing.
glasses B. panes C. lenses D. prisms
A long line of traffic had to wait at the until the train had passed.
drawbridge B. junction C. level crossing D. subway
There is a 20 minute parking here, so we must get back to the car very quickly.
freedom B. limit C. allowance D. ability
As he had no friends or relatives in the town, the traveller tried to find a somewhere.
lodge B. landing C. lodging D. stay
The police must now escaped convict in the surrounding counties.
search B. look for C. look after D. investigate
The children played in the park while their mother .
looked at B. looked on C. looked over D. looked round
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