Bài giảng bài tập 10 unit - tiếng anh 9

UNIT 1
EXERCISSE 1:
Add an appropriate from of be if necessary.Thêm vào dạng thức thích hợp của động từ Be nếu thấy
cần thiết.
1.I have lived in Singapore for ages.I……….used to consistently warm weather
2.I…………used to live in Irreland,but now I live in Scotland
3.I…………used to sitting at thisk.I sit here everyday.
4.I………… used to sit in the front of the classrrom,but nowI prefer to sit in the back row.
5. When I was a child ,I……………… used to play gameswwith my friends in a big field school everyday.
EXERCISE 2
Add an appropriate form of be if necessary.Thêm vào dạng thưc thích hợp của động từ Be nếu thấy
cần thiết.
1.The children………..used to playing outside in the big field near our house.They play there almost
everyday.
2.A good teacher……………. Used to answering questions.Student, especially good student.always have
a lot questions.
3.People……………..used to believe the world was flat.
4.Mrs Allen………….used to doing all of the laundry and cooking for her family.
5.Trains…………….used to be the main means of cross continental travel.
EXERCISE 3
Add an appropriate form of be if necessary .Thêm vào dạng thức thích hợp của động từ Be nếu
thấy cần thiết.
1.She ………..used to traveling by plane.
2.You and I are from different cultures .You ………….used to having fish for breakfast.I …………used to
having cheese and bread for breakfast.
3.Mary ……………accustomed to cold weather.
4.His family………...accustmed to living there.
5.The children ……….use to walking to school.
EXERCISE 4
Complete the sentences with used to or be used to and the correct form of the verb in parentheses.
Điền thêm vào những câu này kèm với used to hoặc be used to cùng dạng thức đúng của động từ
trong ngoăc đơn.
1.I (word)………in a bank
2.I (live)…………in the countryside.I have lived here all my life.
3.Jane(word)…………….for a manufacturing company,but now she has a job at the post office.
4This word does not bother me.I (word)……… hard.I have worked hard all my life.
5.Tom (have) …… a mustache, but he does not any more .He shaved it off because his wife did not like it.
EXERCISE 5
Complete the sentences with used to or be used to and the correct form of the verb in parentheses.
Điền thêm vào những câu này kèm với used to hoặc be used to cùng dạng thức đúng của động
trong ngoặc đơn.
1. When I was a child.I(think)……… anyone over 40 was old.
2. It (take)…………weeks or months to cross the Atlantic Ocean from Europe to America,but now it
takes only a matter of hours.
3. Even thoung Mike is only 10,he (fly)……….on airplanes.
4. Each time Iwent to the neighborhood store to get something Mr John,the owner,(give)………me a
piece of candy.
5. His son (take)……….. care of himself .He left home when he wasb 15 and has been on his own
ever since.
EXERCISE 6
Complete the sentences with used to or be used to and the correct form of the verb in parentheses .
Điền thêm vào nhũng câu sau đây kèm với used to hoặc be used to cùng dạng thức đúng của động
từ trong ngoặc đơn .
1.I (play) ………… the piano quite well when I was young .
2. I (drive)……….. on busy highways in big cities . I’ve been doing it ever since . I learn how to drive .
3. The early pioneers in the United States (rely ) …………… heavily on hunting and fishing for their food .
4. My feet are killing me . I (stand not) …………..for long periods of time . Let’s find a place yo sit down .
5. I (come) …………..to work fifteen minutes early . I hoped that my boss would notice and give me a raise
in pay . It didn’t happen , so I stopped coming early .
EXERCISE 7
Complete the sentences with used to or be used to and the correct form of the verb in parentheses .
Điền thêm vào những câu này dung2 kèm với used to hoặc be used to cùng dạng thức đúng của
động từ trong ngoặc đơn .
1. People (think) ……………. the earth was round .
2. I never (like) ………….. play , but after seeing Trong Thuy & My Chau last night , I’ve changed my
mind . I thoroughly enjoy it .
3. I (take) ………….. a faucet every morning before I go to work . I rarely miss a morning .
4. Nam and Hoa (commute) ……………. Into the city to work everyday . They’ve been doing it for five
years and don’t seem to mind the one hour drive each way .
5. I (travel)………….. nearly three weeks out of every month , but now I do most of my work at the
home office and seldom have to go out of city .
EXERCISE 8
Supply the simple form or [ verb + ing ] as required in the following sentences . Cung cấp dạng
thức chưa chia của động từ hoặc dạng thức [ Vreb + ing ] khi thấy cần phải có trong những câu
sau đây :
1. When Kerry was young , he used to …………. (swim) once day .
2. Jack got used to ………….. (swim) everyday .
3. The programe director used to …………… (write) his own letters .
4. Henry gets used to ………………(eat) at 8:00 P.M .
5. They got used to …………..(cook) their own food when they had to live alone .
EXERCISE 9
Supply the simple form or [ Verb + ing ] as required in the following sentences . Cung cấp dạng
thức chưa chia của đông từ hoặc dạng thức [ Verb + ing ] khi thấy cần phải có trong những câu sau
đây :
1. Sue was used to ………….. (eat) at noon when she started school .
2. Her family used to ………….(eat) lunch at eleven o’clock .
3. When I was younger , I used to …………… (walk) a 20 mile journey .
4. Don’t worry . Some time you will get accustomed to ………….(speak) Chinese .
5. A village lad can’t get used to …………..(dance) .
EXERCISE 10
Supply the simple form or [Verb + ing ] as required in the following sentences . Cung cấp dạng thức
chưa chia của động từ hoặc dạng thức [Verb + ing] khi thấy cần phải có trong những câu sau đây :
1. She used to …………(talk) every night , but now she studies .
2. He can’t be used to ……………(sit up) late .
3. Helen gets accustomed to …………(sleep) late on weekends .
4. Sako is accustomed to …………..(eat) Vietnamese food now .
5. She finally got accustomed to …………….(get up) early .
EXERCISE 11
Arrange the words given into a full sentences . Sắp xếp những từ cho sẵn thành một câu đầy đủ .
1. Mai’s father used / drink too / wine last year .
2. Henry used / go / class late last year.
3. These naughty boys used / get up late .
4. This woman used / drink too / beer .
5. These students used / play football / the streets .
EXERCISE 12
Arrange the words given in to a full sentences . Sắp xếp những từ cho sẵn thành một câu đầy đủ .
1. They used / make noise / class but they / not now .
2. Jack is used / play badminton / Sunday .
3. We got accustomed / play football when we / the seventh form .
4. Her brothe used / stay / a small village some year ago.
5. Alice gets accustomed / drive / work every morning last month.
EXERCISE 13
Arrange the words given into a full sentences .Sắp xếp những từ cho sẵn thành một câu đầy đủ .
1. They / used / the cold climate now.
2. His men / getting used / these new machines
3. Those school girls / used / manual work .
4. Hoa / getting used / life in / big city .
5. The school woman / got accustomed / teaching / crowed class.
EXERCISE 14
Arrange the words given into a full sentences . Sắp xếp những từ cho sẵn thành một mcâu đầy đủ.
1. Are you accustomed / speaking French / class ?
2. We didn’t get used / sleeping outdoors .
3. They / getting used / staying up late .
4. He / get accustomed / swimming / cold weather now .
5. This tourist / used to / eating rice / his meals .
EXERCISE 15
Make a sentence to show a past habit . Thành lập câu để chỉ rõ thói quen trong quá khứ .
1. I / come here / when I was a child .
2. Before we / television / people / make their own entertainment.
3. She / a bike / but she sold it .
4. We / in the country / but then we / London.
5. They / in the country now / But at first it was quite a shock , after London.
EXERCISE 16
In each of the following sentences change the underlined verbs to introduce used to . Trong
mỗi câu sau đây , biến đổi động từ được gạch dưới để đưa vào used to .
1. Henry walked to school.
2. I never made so many mistake in speeling .
3. The accounting department was on the stop of the floor.
4. Alice was a good student and work hard.
5. She bought all her clothes in Liz’s.
EXERCISE 17
Using the information in parentheses . Complete the sentences . S ử d ụng thông tin trong
ngoặc đơn để điền thêm vào các câu này.
1. (Jackson didn’t drive ) . I wish Jackson ……………….to work . I’d ask him for a ride home .
2. (I can’t swim ) I wish I ……………….so that I would feel safe in a boat .
3. (I want you to stop calling down ) I wish you ………………. Calling down and try to work things out.
4. (I wanted to win ) I wish we …………………the game last night .
5. (George didn’t get the promotion ) I wish George ……………….the promotion . He feels bad.
EXERCISE 18
Rewrite the following using a WISH construction . Vi ết lại những câu sau đ ây bằng cách sử dung
câu với WISH .
1. I’d like Bod to drive more rapidly .
2. I’m sorry our room dfoesn’t get any sun .
3. It’s a pity he didn’t work harder during the course .
4. I’d like it to stop raining .
5. It’s a pity you didn’t ask her how to open the box.
EXERCISE 19
Rewrite the following using a WISH construction . Vi ết lại những câu sau đây bằng cách sử dụng
câu với WISH.
1. I’m sorry I haven’t got a cance .
2. I’m sorry I can’t help .
3. I’d like you to keep silent .
4. I’m sorry that play tickets cost so much.
5. I’m sorry we accepted the proposal .
EXERCISE 20
Rewrite the following sentences a WISH construction . Vi ết lại những câu sau đây bằng cách sử
dụng câu với WISH .
1. I’m sorry he gets up so late .
2. Taxi driver in fog : It’s a pity we don’t know where we are .
3. It’s a pity we haven’t a knife .
4. I’m sorry I didn’t know you were staying .
5. I’m sorry you spoke to Nam .
Unit 2
EXERCISE 21
Use the words given to make sentences and put the verb into the verb into the correct form .Sử
dụng những từ cho sẵn để thành lập câu và viết động từ ở vào dạng đúng
1. Fred/go/(to)/Mexico.
2. Bob and Geoge/decide/to leave room.
3. Sute/have/ababy.
4. Nam/ give up/smoking.
5. Tom/pass/his exams
EXERCISE22
Use the word given to make sentences and but the verd into the correct form.Sử dụng từ cho sẵn
để thành lập câu và viết động từ ở dạng đúng.
1.Jack /forget/his name .
2You /wash/you /hair?
3.Helen is on holiday .she/go/to/Canada.
4.You/just/arrive?
5.He/lose/hiskey.
EXERCISE 23
Read the situation and a then write a suitable sentence use the verbs given . Đọc tình huống rồi sau
đó viết câu thích hợp .Sử dụng động từ cho sẵn
1.Jane is looking for her purse .She can not find it
2.Janet is hair was dirty.Now it is clean.(wash)
3.Bill was 60kilograms.Now he weighs 50. (loseweight)
4.The motor cycle has just stopped because there is not anymore petrol in the tank(run out of petrol)
5.Yesterday ben was playing tennis.now he can not walk and his leg is in plaster(break his leg)
EXERCISE 24
Answer the question using the words given .use “just”.Trả lời những câu hỏi sau đây bằng cách
dung những từ cho sẵn.Sử dụng”just”.
1.Would you like something to eat (no thank you/I/just/have/dinner).
2.Have you seen Gorge anywhere ?(yes /I/just /see him).Yes…………….
3.Has Mai phoned yet?(yes/she/just phone).Yes…………………….
4.Would you like a cigarette?(no thanks/I /just/put/one out). No thank,………….
5.Do you know about bob ?(yes,he/just/go/(to)finland).
EXERCISE 25
Write the following sentences with “already”. Viết các câu sau đây có sự hiện diện của “already”.
1. Don’t forget to phone Alice. I …………………………
2. Why don’t you read the paper? I ………………………….
3. Shall I pay the waiter? No, I ………………………
4. Don’t forget to post the letter. I …………………………….
5. Why don’t you give the report? I ………………………….
EXERCISE 26
Make the following questions with the words given. Thành lập những câu hỏi sau đây có sự hiện
diện của những từ cho sẵn.
1. ( You / read / a magazine recently?)
2. (You / meet / Alice in the last few days?)
3. (You / play / the guitar recently?)
4. (You / eat / the fish today?)
5. (You / visit / any good sights recently?)
EXERCISE 27
Answer the following questions using “yet”. Trả lời những câu hỏi sau đây bằng cách sử dụng
“yet”.
1. Have you seen the science fiction film at the local cinema?
I ………………….yet but I’m …………………………….
2. Have you eaten at the new Chinese restaurant?
I ………………….yet but I’m …………………………….
3. Have you bought a motor cycle?
I ………………….yet but I’m …………………………….
4. Has Kerry asked Marry to marry him?
He ………………..yet but ……………………………….
5. Have you met a lot of interesting people?
I ………………….yet but I…………………………….
EXERCISE 28
Read the situation and then finish a sentence. Đ ọc t ình huống rồi sau đó làm đầy đủ một câu.
1. Monica is phoning Bill again. She has already phoned him once this evening.
It’s the second time ……………………………….
2. You’re late again. You’re already been twice this week.
It’s the third ………………………………….
3. The motor bike has broken down. It has already broken down twice this month.
It’s the third time ……………………………….
4. Jane has just finish drinking a cup of tea. She has already had four cups this morning.
It’s the fifth cup of tea ……………………………
5. My dog has lost. I’ve already looked for him three times this week.
It’s the fourth time ………………………………
EXERCISE 29
Change the following sentences from active to passive. Be sure to keep the same tense with each
change . Đổi những câu sau đây từ dạng thức chủ động sang dạng thức thụ động. Đảm bảo giữ
đúng thì khi thay đổi.
1. Mrs Allen wrote that novel.
2. Fire destroyed a lot of jungle.
3. The audience enjoyed the vaudeville very much.
4. Nam took the reference book from the shelf.
5. Hai will deliver the notice board.
EXERCISE 30
Change the following sentences from active passive. Be sure to keep the same tense with each
change. Đổi những câu sau đây từ dạng thức chủ động sang dạng thức thụ động. Đảm bảo giữ
đúng thì khi thay đổi.
1. Henrry has finished his composition.
2. The children will leave the tickets at the box office.
3. The messenger has just left a box of flower for you.
4. The police easily captured the bandits.
5. Few students attended the course.
EXERCISE 31
Change the following sentences from active to passive. Be sure to keep the same tense with each
change. Đổi những câu sau đây từ dạng thức chủ động sang dạng thức thụ động. Đảm bảo giữ
đúng thì khi thay đổi.
1. The play disappointed us very much.
2. Mrs Backer manages the export division.
3. jack paid me the money.
4. The little boy ate two loaves of bread.
5. Janet bought the picture-book in kerry’s.
EXERCISE 32
Change the following sentences from active to passive. Do not change the tense. Đổi những câu
sau đây từ dạng thức ch ủ động sang dạng thức thụ động. Không hay đổi thì.
1. The teacher corrects uor exercise at home.
2. The boys started a dancing class last week.
3. Geoge met Mary at the dance.
4. He left the letter on the desk.
5. Everyone will see the Picasso exhibition soon.
EXERCISE 33
Change the following sentences from active to passive. Do not change the tense. Đổi những câu
sau đây từ dạng thức ch ủ động sang dạng thức thụ động. Không hay đổi thì.
1. Mrs Brown has just finished the lecture.
2. An economic crisis usually followed the war.
3. Somebody has taken my fountain pen.
4. Our form teacher returned our written work to us.
5. This woman has lost her precious purse.
EXERCISE 34
Change the following sentences from active to passive. Do not change the tense.
1. Alice had finished the report by noon.
2. The mad dog bit the thief.
3. The strong wind blew the smoke away.
4. The election committee has chosen Mr Sang for president.
5. The maid servant broke a lot of dishes.
EXERCISE 35
Change the following sentence from active to passive.
1. We must finish those maps by seven o’clock.
2. She should send it to me immediately.
3. The mailman is delivering the mail now.
4. He has to return that package today.
5. The police are holding him for further questioning.
EXERCISE 36
Change the following sentence from active to passive.
1. They may organize a new race next month.
2. The postman must send this bag by airmal.
3. The citizens are defending the town bravely.
4. They can’t hold the seminar in the hall.
5. He may deliver the merchandise while we are out.
EXERCISE 37
Change the following sentence from active to passive.
1. Somebody can easily mend this door.
2. Has anyone answered your question?
3. People will show the visitors the new building.
4. Someone is showing my girl friend Maisie how to bath a baby.
5. We have asked some friends of hers to join us.
EXERCISE 38
Change the following sentence from active to passive.
1. People were carrying the chairs out into the garden.
2. The vicar’s going to christen the baby tomorrow.
3. Mother was pouring out the tea when I entered the room.
4. No one has signed this cheque.
5. Someone ought to give him a warning.
EXERCISE 39
Change the following sentence from active to passive.
1. They will finish tournament tomorrow.
2. The secretary must type these letters before lunch.
3. Women are wearing long dresses this season.
4. The chauffeur was driving the car too fast when the accident occurred.
5. An artist must have decorated this lovely flat.
EXERCISE 40
Change the following sentence from active to passive.
1. The palace was built in 1806 (when).
2. The farm was destroyed by fire (how).
3. The merchandise will be delivered next week (when).
4. The old curiosities had been stolen by one of guards (by whom).
5. His little son was finally found in the garden (where).
Unit 3
EXERCISE 41
Complete the sentences. Each time use at, on or in with one of the phrases from the box.

Night his arrival the night
Thirty the 19
th
century
1. …………….. the president held a press conference.
2. I heard a noise ……………………………
3. The windowns are shut ………………………….
4. A sporting career can be over …………………………..
5. The old timer lived ………………………………….
EXERCISE 42
Complete the sentences. Each time use at, on or in with one of the phrases from the box.
The same time the age of six the 1920s
1789 right now the moment
1. Jazz became popular in the states …………………………….
2. The French Rovolution took place ………………………..
3. It’s difficult to listen when everyone is speaking …………………………
4. In Viet Nam, children have to start school ……………………..
5. Hoa isn’t here …………………… she’ll be back ………………………
EXERCISE 43
Complete the sentences. Each time use at, on or in with one of the phrases from the box.
Sunday morning seven days ten minutes
Three weekens the weekend
1. Columbus croosed the Atlantic …………………….
2. Mary takes her exam ………………………….
3. We often meet ……………………..
4. They agree to meet ………………………
5. Surely you can change a wheel …………………………..
EXERCISE 44
Complete sentences. Each time use at, on, in, or about with one of the phrases from the box.
Saturday mornings 2004 seven o’clock
A few minutes ten minutes walk
1. Tom usually leaves work ……………………………….
2. They got married ……………………….
3. The fifth train will be leaving …………………………..
4. You just take ……………………………
5. My classmate usually go out …………………………..
EXERCISE 45
Complete sentences. Each time use after, since or about with one of the phrases from the box.
This week five minutes 1985
The town months
1. The Parkers have lived here ………………………….
2. They were walking ………………………
3. I shall need a holiday ……………………………
4. We haven’t been to the circus …………………………
5. I just want to sit down ………………………
EXERCISE 46
Complete sentences. Each time use after, since or about with one of the phrases from the box.
The weather lunch December
Five years ten months
1. We’ll leave ……………………………
2. We were talking …………………………….
3. E comes ………………………. D in th alphabet.
4. I haven’t seen her ……………………….
5. Bill has worked here ………………………..
EXERCISE 47
Put in for or during.
1. My family has lived in this town …………………….. ten years.
2. We met a lot of interesting people …………………… our holidays.
3. I watched televison ………………….four hours last night.
4. The ground is wet. It must have rained ………………………the night.
5. I’ll phone you some time …………………….the evening.
EXERCISE 48
Complete these sentences. Each time use a preposition with one of the words or phrases from the
box.
Breakfast televison a drink strike mistake
1. After school we went to a canteen……………………..
2. The export company has closed because the workers have gone …………………….
3. I didn’t intend to take your notebook. I took it ………………………..
4. I got up late this morning and had to rush. All I had ……………………. was a cup of tea.
5. I feel lazy this afternoon. Is there anything worth watching …………………………..?
EXERCISE 49
Complete these sentences. Each time use a preposition with one of the words or phrases from the
box.
A walk love business a diet the phone
1. Helen’s job involves a lot of traveling. She often goes to other provinces ………………
2. Tom and Alice fell …………………….. with each other almost immediately and were married in a
few weeks.
3. It was an extremely cold day, so we went ………………………..
4. It’s difficult to discuss with Mai because she’s not …………………….
5. Hoa has put on lost of weight lately. I think she should go …………………………..
EXERCISE 50
Complete these sentences with the correct preposition.
1. I’ll be ………………… work until 6:00 but I’ll be ………………….. home all evening.
2. Monica is studying chemistry …………………… university.
3. The eight o’clock train will be arriving ………..7:30. Can you meet me …………… the platform.
4. Mary’s mother is……………………. church.
5. We went to a cicus ……………………………… the common village.
EXERCISE 51
Following the structures, use either so or such in these sentences as appropriate.
1. The sun shone ……………………brightly that Helen had to put on her sunglasses.
2. Ben was ………………………a powerful swimmer that he always won the races.
3. There were ……………………..few pupils registered that the class was cancelled.
4. We had ……………………….wonderful memories of that place that we decided to return.
5. They had ………………..good a time at the dance that they hated to leave.
EXERCISE 52
Following the structures, use either so or such in these sentences as appropriate.
1. The benefit was …………………..great a success that the promotes decided to repeat it.
2. It was ……………….a nice day that we decided to go to the beach.
3. Mary looked ………………….sick that the nurse told her to go home.
4. Those were ……………………difficult assignments that we spent two weeks finishing them.
5. Michael called at …………………..an early hour that we weren’t awake yet.
EXERCISE 53
Following the structures, use either so or such in these sentences as appropriate.
1.The novel looked ……………….interesting that he decided to read it.
2. Paula worked ………………….carefully that it took her a long time to complete the project.
3. We stayed in the sun for …………………….a long time that we became sunburned.
4. There were ………………….many people on the bus that we decided to walk.
5. The program was …………………………..entertaining that nobody wanted to miss it.
EXERCISE 54
Make a sentence with so …………….that from two sentences.
1. The story of ancient Greece was boring. It made me sleepy.
2. The fairy story is short. I can read it in three hours.
3. The itinerant circus was good. We saw it through.
4. This folk song is sample. Everybody can sing it.
5. The little girl looks miserable. We all feel sorry for her.
EXERCISE 55
Make a sentence with so …………….that from two sentences.
1. Today the weather is very ho. I have to wear a light coat.
2. The air was very warm. We decided to stay for three weeks.
3. Hoa was very kind. I couldn’t refuse her proposal.
4. The tale story is very exciting. We want to hear it again.
5. The palace was very large. We couldn’t visit everywhere.
EXERCISE 56
Make a sentence with so …………….that from two sentences.
1. This coat is very thin. I can’t wear it.
2. That tower was very high. We couldn’t climb up.
3. The house was very old. We couldn’t be in.
4. This chair was very weak. I couldn’t carry it.
5. This bag was very heavy. I couldn’t carry it.
EXERCISED 57
Use SUCH instead of SO.
1. The composition was so bad that I couldn’t read it.
2. The lane is so narrow that it is difficult for two bikes to pass each other.
3. The weather was so cool that I didn’t need a coat.
4. His son’s feet are so big that he has difficulty finding slippers to fit him.
5. There were so much money in the hand bag that we couldn’t count.
EXERCISE 58
Transform ‘too + adj + to – infinitive’ into ‘ so …………..that’.
1. The T-shirt is too tight for him to wear.
2. The handphone is too big for him to hold.
3. The journey is too long for the little boy to stand.
4. The food is too hot for the old woman to eat.
5. This skirt is too short for the girl to wear.
EXERCISE 59
Transform ‘too + adj + to – infinitive’ into ‘ so ………that’.
1. This tower is too high for him to climb.
2. He drives too fast for me to call.
3. The little boy is too young to walk away.
4. The canal is too large for people to swim.
5. The old woman speaks too low for everyone to hear.
EXERCISE 60
Transform ‘too + adj + to – infinitive’ into ‘ so ………that’.
1. His words are too vague for her to belive.
2. The stick is too hard for him to break.
3. This matter is too difficult for me to solve.
4. This system is too complex for her to summarize.
5. The sea the floor is too deep for his team to dive down.
EXERCISE 61
Translate the fowllowing sentences into English.
1. Cơn gió mạnh đến nỗi nó đã thổi bay cái nón của tôi ra khỏi đầu tôi.
2. Cái máy thu thanh phát ra lớn đến nỗi tôi không thể nghe được điều John đang nói.
3. Thức ăn nóng đến nỗi nó đã làm bỏng cái lưỡi của tôi.
4. Những con vật nhỏ trong rưng di chuyển đây đó nhanh đến nỗi người ta hiếm khi có thể thoáng thấy
chúng.
5. Có nhiều lá cây đứng lẻ loi đến nỗi khó có thể đếm chúng được.
EXERCISE 62
Translate the following sentences into English.
1. Mặt đất khô đên nỗi cây trông đang bị chết khô.
2. Đã có nhiều màng hơi nước đến nỗi chúng tôi không thể trông thấy một thứ nào cả.
3. Nơi này trông có vẻ bề bộn đến nỗi tôi không thể mời bất kì ai vào.
4. Mưa lớn dơ đến nỗi tôi đã không thể đi chơi được vào tối qua.
5. Thời tiết lạnh đến nỗi chúng tôi phải ở nhà.
EXERCISE 63
Complete the sentences by changing quoted speech to reported speech. Use formal sequence of
tenses as appropriate.
1. I asked Mary, “Are you planning to enter law shool?”
I asked Marry ………………………..to enter law school.
2. Fred just asked me, “What time does the movie begin?”
Fred wants to know ………………………………… .
3. Ben asked, “Can we still get tickets for the concert?”
Ben asked …………………tickets for the concert.
4. Tom said to us, “How can I help you?”
Tom wants to know ………………………….us.
5. Janet asked, “Can you help me, John”.
Janet asked John ………………………. Her.
EXERCISE 64
Complete the sentences by changing quoted speech to reported speech. Use formal sequence of
tenses as appropriate. Điền thêm vào những câu này bằng cách biến đổi lời trích dẫn sang lời
tường thuật. Sử dung cách phối hợp thì theo nghi thức khi thấy thích hợp.
1. All of the farmers are asking, “when is this terrible drought going to end?”
All of the farmers are wondering ……………………….to end.
2. Bill asked me, “What time do I have to be at the laboratory in the morning?”
Bill asked me …………………..to be at the laboratory in the morning.\
3. Ben asked, “ Who should I give the message to?”
Ben asked me …………………………………. .
4. Our tour guide said, “We’ll be leaving around 8:00 o’clock in the morning.”
Our tour guide told us …………………………around 8:00 o’clock in the morning.
5. Mary asked, “Why didn’t you call me?”
Marry wanted to know ………………………………...her.
EXERCISE 66
Put the following statements into reported speech. Viết những lời phát biểu sau đây sang Reported-
speech.
1. “I have something to so you”, I said to her.
2. “Nothing grows in my garden. It never gets any sun”, she said.
3. “I’m going away tomorrow, mother” he said.
4. “It isn’t so foggy today as it was yesterday”, I remarked.
5. “We have a lift but very often it doesn’t work”, they said.
EXERCISE 67
Put these following statements into reported speech. Viết những lời phát biểu sau đây sang
Reported-speech.
1. “From one of the windows of my flat I can see the Eiffel Tower”, he said.
2. “I’ve no idea what the time is but I’ll dial 8081 and find out”, said his daughter.
3. He said, “My wife has just been made a jude”.
4. “I’ll come with you as soon as I am ready”, she replied.
5. “We like working on Sundays because we get double pay”, explained the builders.
EXERCISE 68
Put these following statements into reported speech. Viết những lời phát biểu sau đây sang
Reported-speech.
1. “What happened to Mr Atkin?” said one of the men.
2. “Which of his sons inherited his estate?” asked another.
3. “Who is going to live in the big house?” enquired a third.
4. “What will happen to his race horse?” asked someone else.
5. “Which team has won?” asked Helen.
EXERCISE 69
Put these following statements into reported speech. Viết những lời phát biểu sau đây sang
Reported-speech.
1. “Which team won the perious match?” said Bill.
2. “Who is playing next week?” he asked.
3. “Who will be umpiring that match?” asked Tom.
4. “Who wants a lift home?” said Alice.
5. “Who has just dropped a ₤10 note?” I asked.
EXERCISE 70
Put the following statements into reported speech. Viết những lời phát biểu sau đây sang Reported-
speech.
1. “Where is the ticket office?” asked Mr Atkin.
2. “What platform does the train leave from?” asked Bob.
3. “ When does it arrive in York?” he asked.
4. “When was the time table change changed?” I asked.
5. “Why has the 2.30 train been cancelled?” said Mary.
EXERCISE 71
Put the following statements into reported speech. Viết những lời phát biểu sau đây sang Reported-
speech.
1. “Is a return ticket cheaper than two singles?” said my uncle.
2. “Do puppies travel free?” asked a dog owner.
3. “Can I bring my dog into the compartment with me?” she asked.
4. “Does this train stop at York?” asked Bill.
5. “Can you telephone from inter – city trains?” said businessman.
EXERCISE 72
Put the following statements into reported speech. Viết những lời phát biểu sau đây sang Reported-
speech.
1. “Does the 2.40 train have a restaurant car?” he enquired.
2. “Can you get coffee on the train?” asked my aunt.
3. “Do they bring it round on a trolley?” she said.
4. “Are there smoking compartments?” said the man with the pipe.
5. “Have you reserved a seat?” I asked him.
EXERCISE 73
Put the following statements into reported speech. Viết những lời phát biểu sau đây sang Reported-
speech.
1. “What country do you come from?” said Bill.
2. “How long have you been here?” said Alice.
3. “Are you working as well as studying?” asked Peter.
4. “Have you got a work permit?” Bill wanted to know.
5. “What are you going to study?” asked Jane.
EXERCISE 74
Put the following statements into reported speech. Viết những lời phát biểu sau đây sang Reported-
speech.
1. Have you enrolled for more than one class?” said Bob.
2. “Do you want to buy any second hand books?” said Bill.
3. “Have you seen the library?” asked Janet.
4. “Do you play rugby?” said Brown.
5.“Will you have time to play regularly?” he went on.
EXERCISE 75
Put the following statements into reported speech. Viết những lời phát biểu sau đây sang Reported-
speech.
1. “Did you play for your school team?” said Fred.
2. “Are you interested in acting?” asked Paula.
3. “Would you like to join our Drama Group?” she said.
4. “What do you think of the canteen coffee?” asked Henry.
5. “How can I get from the station to the airport?” said Kerry.
EXERCISE 76
Put the verbs in brackets into the correct tenses. Điền động từ trong ngoặc đơn ở vào đúng thì.
1. If you (read) in bad light you will ruin your eyes.
2. Somebody (steal) your bicyle if you leave it unlocked.
3. What will happen if her parachute (not open).
4. If the page-boy (wash) my car I’ll given him a dollar.
5. If she (need) a computer she can borrow mine.
EXERCISE 77
Put the verb in brackets into the correct tenses. Điền động từ trong ngoặc đơn ở vào đúng thì.
1. If you (not go) away I’ll send for the police.
2. I’ll be very angry if she (make) any more mistakes.
3. If they (be) late I’ll punish them.
4. He’ll be absolutely furious if he (hear) about this.
5. If you put on the Kettle she (make)the tea.
EXERCISE 78
Put the verb in brackets into the correct tenses. Điền động từ trong ngoặc đơn ở vào đúng thì.
1. You can use my hand phone if yours (not work).
2. If you (not know) the meaning of a word you may use a dictionary.
3. If Henry (refuse) to help I’ll have to manage without him.
4. If Janet (not help) I’ll have to manage without her.
5. If you (go out) would you buy me some cigarettes.
EXERCISE 79
Put the verbs in brackets into the correct tenses. Điền động từ trong ngoặc đơn ở vào đúng thì.
1. Mai can’t count. Why you (employ)her as a cashier if she can’t count?
2. You can ask for a continental lunch if you (not want) a full lunch.
3. If you (hear) from Hoa could you please let me know?
4. If you’d wait a moment I (see) if she’s in .
5. If you (care) to see some of his the drawings I (send) them round to your office.
EXERCISE 80
Put the verbs in brackets into the correct tenses. Điền động từ trong ngoặc đơn ở vào đúng thì
1. If he (pay) me tonight I (have) enough money for the tickets.
2. If I (get) a work permit I (stay) for another three months.
3. If Henry (pass) this exam he (go) to the university next year.
4. I’m going to say to the boss, I can’t work with Mary, either I go or she goes. You (have) to choose
between us.
5. Tell Mike the truth. I (be) sure he (believe) you.
EXERCISE 81
Select the correct completion.Tuyển chọn đúng yếu tố được thêm vào để nghĩa của câu được trọn
vẹn.
1. If I had a typewriter,I .............................................it myself.
a. typed b. would type c. typing
2. If I ................................his address I’d give it to you.
a. knew b. known c. know
3. He ................................ a lot better if he shaved more often.
a. looks b.would look c. looked
4. If you............................ for lower stakes you wouldn’t lose so much.
a. played b. will play c. play
5. If Mr Brow worked more slowly he ....................... so many mistakes.
a. wouldn’t make b. made c. makes
EXERCISE 82
Select the correct completion.Tuyển chọn đúng yếu tố được thêm vào để nghĩa của câu được trọn
vẹn.
1. I shouldn’t drink that wine if I..........................................you .
a. am b. was c. were
2. More tourists would come to this country if it ..............................................a better climate.
a. have b. had c. having
3. If he were sent to prison you .........................................him?
a. visit b. would you visit c. visited
4. If someone .................................you canoe what would you do with it?
a. give b. gave c. will give
5. I ..................................................shares in that company if I had some money.
a. buy b. would buy c. bought
EXERCISE 83
Select the correct completion.Tuyển chọn đúng yếu tố được thêm vào để nghĩa của câu được trọn
vẹn.
1. If she…………………..her windscreen she’d be able to see where she was going.
a. cleaned b. is cleaning c. clean
2. If you drove your car into the river you……………………to get out?
a. were able b. will you be able c. would you be able
3. If you ……………….to a union you couldn’t get a job.
a. don’t belong b. aren’t belong c. didn’t belong
4.If I …………….. a big prize in a lottery I’d give up my job.
a. win b. won c. would have won
5. What you …………………..if you found a burglar in your house ?
a. would you do b. will you do c. did you do
EXERCISE 84
Select the correct completion.Tuyển chọn đúng yếu tố được thêm vào để nghĩa của câu được trọn
vẹn.
1. I could tell you what this mean if I …………………… Greek.
a. know b. knew c. would know
2. If everyone …………………..ten dolas I would have enough .
a. give b. gave c. gives
3. Jack might get fat if he …………………..smoking .
a.stop b. stopped c. stops
4. If these knew that is was dangerous she ………………….. .
a. wasn’t coming b. wouldn’t come c. didn’t come
5. If you…………………………. somebody drowing what would you do?
a. see b. saw c. seen
EXERCISE 85
Select the correct completion.Tuyển chọn đúng yếu tố được thêm vào để nghĩa của câu được trọn
vẹn.
1. I ……………………….ruined if I bought her everything she asked for.
a. will be b. am c. would / should be
2. If you slept under a mosquito net you …………………. bitten so often.
a. wouldn’t be b. would be c. will be
3. I could get a good job easily if I …………………………….a degree.
a. have b. had c. am having
4. If they ……………………..the sale of alcohol at football matches there might be less violence.
a. ban b. baned c. were to ban
5. I ………………….to help if I throught I’d be any use.
a. offer b. had offered c. would offered.
Unit 5
EXERCISE 86
Finish these sentences by adding a tag question with the correct form of the verb an the subject
pronoun. Hoàn thành những câu này bằng cách thêm vào tag question có dạng thức đúng của
động từ cùng với đại từ chủ ngữ.
1. You’re going to church tomorrow, ……………………?
2. Henry signed the petition, ………………………..?
3. There’re a trip tomorrow, ........................................................?
4. Janet will be attending the college in September, ..................................................................?
5. Her pet daughter has been studying Chinese for six months, ...............................................?
EXERCISE 87
Finish these sentences by adding a tag question with the correct form of the verb an the subject
pronoun. Hoàn thành những câu này bằng cách thêm vào tag question có dạng thức đúng của
động từ cùng với đại từ chủ ngữ.
1. It sure is rainy today,................................................................?
2. Nam and Ba should stay in the hotel, ....................................?
3. You can’t play volley ball today, .............................................?
4. There aren’t any apples left, ...................................................?
5. We’ve seen that picture, .........................................................?
EXERCISE 88
Add question tags to the following sentences . Thêm question tags vào những câu sau đây.
1. Ba wasn’t angry,.....................................................................?
2. Ben hasn’t had lunch, .............................................................?
3. You won’t tell anything,............................................................?
4. I didn’t wake him up,................................................................?
5. Kerry doesn’t like oysters,.......................................................?
EXERCISE 89
Add question tags to the following sentences . Thêm question tags vào những câu sau đây.
1. His married couple don’t want to sell the shop,......................................................................?
2. Your leg doesn’t hurt,...............................................................?
3. People shouldn’t drink and drive,............................................?
4. Margaret isn’t going alone,......................................................?
5. Peter couldn’t pay the rent,......................................................?
EXERCISE 90
Add question tags to the following sentences . Thêm question tags vào những câu sau đây.
1. Mary doesn’t agree with Bill,...................................................?
2. There wasn’t a lot to do,..........................................................?
3. He needn’t stay anything,........................................................?
4. That wasn’t Hoe on the phone, ..............................................?
5. You didn’t to it on purpose,......................................................?
EXERCISE 91
Add question tags to the following sentences . Thêm question tags vào những câu sau đây.
1. You take salt in soup,..............................................................?
2. But you don’t take sugar in coffee ,.........................................?
3. The lift isn’t working today,......................................................?
4. It never works very well,..........................................................?
5. The erea was evacuated immediately, ...................................?
EXERCISE 92
Add question tags to the following sentences . Thêm question tags vào những câu sau đây.
1.There was a notice board on the wall,......................................?
2. Though everyone relized the danger, ....................................?
3. There was a lot of noise in the hall,.........................................?
4. But no one complained,...........................................................?
5. Her eldrest daughter hardly ever cooks,.................................?
EXERCISE 93
Add question tags to the following sentences . Thêm question tags vào những câu sau đây.
1. My sister bought convenience foods,......................................?
2, My mother would say money if she bought fresh food,..........................................................?
3. Mrs Allen usually remembered her husband’s birthdays,.......................................................?
4. But she didn’t remember this one,...........................................................................................?
5. And her husband was very disappointed,...............................................................................?
EXERCISE 94
Add question tags to the following sentences . Thêm question tags vào những câu sau đây.
1. His friend ought to have made a note of it,.............................................................................?
2. Neither of them offered to help you,........................................................................................?
3. They don’t allow pet cats in this house,..................................................................................?
4. But guide dogs can com in,.....................................................................................................?
5. Her mother hardly ever leaves the house,..............................................................................?
EXERCISE 95
Add question tags to the following sentences . Thêm question tags vào những câu sau đây.
1. That isn’t Nam driving,.............................................................?
2. Not thing went wrong,..............................................................?
3. Tigers are loose in this reserve,..............................................?
4. So we’d better get back in the taxi,.........................................?
5. It’d be unpleasant to be attacked by a panther,......................................................................?
EXERCISE 96
Put the verbs in brackets into the gerund. Điền động từ trong ngoặc đơn chuyển đổi sang gerund.
1. It a thing is worth (do) at all it is worth (do ) well.
2. I hate (borrow) money.
3. After (talk) for twenty minutes I succeeded in (convince) her that there was no danger.
4. I remember (read) a short story of that novel and (think) I’d like to get it.
5. You shouldn’t risk (enter) that building in its present condition.
EXERCISE 97
Put the verbs in brackets into the gerund. Điền động từ ở trong ngoặc đơn chuyển đổi sang
gerund.
1. Whenever we met, Bob avoided (look) at me.
2. Most people enjoy (travel) to different past of the world.
3. Jack needs (find) another job. His present company is going out of business.
4. Alice is considering (change) her major from pre-med studies to psychology.
5. If you delay (pay) your bills, you will only incur more and more interest charges.
EXERCISE 98
Complete the sentences with these verbs: meet, make, play, write and take. Điền thêm vào câu có
sự hiện diện của những động từ này: meet, make, play, write and take.
1. Do you fancy …………….basket ball this morning?
2. Could you please stop …………so much noise?
3. I don’t enjoy ………………………articles.
4. Does your duty involve …………….a lot of people?
5. She considered ………………….the job but in the end she decided against it.
EXERCISE 99
Complete the sentences with these verbs: wash, eat, splash, try, steal and drive. Điền thêm vào
những câu có sự hiện diện của những động từ này: wash, eat, splash, try, steal và drive.
1. If you use the faucet, try and avoid ……………….water on the floor.
2. Kerry gave up …………………to find a job in the USA and decided to emigrate.
3. Have you finished ………………your hair yet?
4. The doorbell rang while Janet was having her lunch. She didn’t open it. She just carried……………. .
5. She admitted ………………the car but denied ……………….it dangerously.
EXERCISE 100
Complete the sentences with these verbs: interrupt, be knocked, look, go and fly. Điền vào câu có
sự hiện diện của những động từ này: interrupt, be knocked, look, go và fly.
1. Why do you keep on ………………at me like that?
2. They had to postpone………….away because their daughter was ill.
3. If you walk into the road without looking, you risk ………………down by a motor cycle.
4. I can’t imagine Henry ……………a commercial plane.
5. Fred kept (on) …………………….me while I was speaking.
EXERCISE 101
Read a sentence and write a second sentence with the same meaning. Đọc từng câu rồi viết câu
thứ hai có nghĩa tương tự.
1. Do you have to travel in your job? Does your job involve………………………..?
2. She is now sorry that she didn’t study harder when she was at university. She now regrets
……………………………?
3. I don’t want to go out this afternoon. I don’t fancy ………………….
4. Are you sorry you didn’t take the job?
Do you regret………………………
5. Why don’t you go away tomorrow instead of today?
Why don’t you put off ……………until ………………..?
EXERCISE 102
Read a sentence and write a second sentence with the same meaning. Đọc từng câu rồi viết câu
thứ hai có nghĩa tương tự.
1. It’s not a good idea to travel during the rush hour.
It’s better to avoid ……………….
2. Could you turn the radio down, please?
Would you mind …………………..
3. The driver of the car said it was true that he didn’t have a licence.
The driver of the car admitted ………………..
4. Tom said “Let’s have fish for lunch”.
Tom suggested ………………………..
5.Could you close the door, please?
Would you mind ………………………
EXERCISE 103
Answer these questions using the verbs given. Trar lời những câu hỏi này bằng cách sử dụng động
từ cho sẵn.
1. Why do you always wear a furcoat? (like). I …………………….
2. Why does Alice listen to the radio so often ? (enjoy). She ……………………….
3. Why do you never go to the theatre? (not / like). I ………………………
4. Why do they live in a small village? (like) . They ……………………….
5. Why don’t you join in a picnic? ( hate) . I ……………………………..
EXERCISE 104
Answer these questions using the verbs given. Trả lời những câu hỏi này bằng cách sử dụng động
từ cho sẵn.
1. Why do Hai always play the guitar? (like). He ……………………………….
2. Why don’t you leave your motor cycle in the garage? (not like). I..........................................
3. Why doesn’t his girl friend say “good bye”? (hate) . She........................................................
4. Why don’t they answer the question? (hate). They.................................................................
5. Why does Lan stay in the hotel near the Sword lake ? (like). She.........................................
Unit 6
EXERCISE 105
Make sentences using the words given. Using that – clause.
1. I / glad / you / feeling / better.
2. We / surprised / that / find / had / left / already / he.
3. I / anxious ./ he / shouldn’t / find out .
4. It / obvious / they / happy together.
5. It / funny / her mother / should / do / a thing like that.
EXERCISE 106
Make sentences using the words given. Using that – clause .
1. I / certain / you / enjoyed / the fish.
2. We / worried / there / no life guards / duty.
3. Juliette / sure / she / could / identify / her / attacker.
4. It / essential / they / should / told / immediately.
5. The organizers / sorry / nothing / should / go wrong.
EXECISE 107
Make sentences using the words given. Using that – clause.
1. We / determined / our experiment is wrong.
2. I / confident / my new plan will soon / accepted.
3. He / aware / he’ll fail in the last term / if he’s lazy.
4. They / unaware / the weather goes bad.
5. We / happy / our merchandises are become better all / time.
EXERCISE 108
Make these sentences using the words given. Using that – clause.
1. His son / annoyed / his bike is out of order.
2. People / afraid / the next flight / will / cancelled.
3. I / delighted / I / afford / build / new villa.
4. We / proud / everyone / now / watch good programmes / every night.
5. They / eager / they / afford / buy / new flat.
EXERCISE 109
Make the sentences using the words given. Using that – clause.
1. It / good / computer is now / used / teach large classes.
2. It / true / some cities / more / one broadcast station.
3. It / terrible / drug / being invaded everywhere.
4. It / shocked / me / Peter / not tell / anybody / where / he / be.
5. It conscious / many poor people / be homeless.
EXERCISE 110
Make sentences using the words given. Using that – clause.
1. it/ interesting / you should like them.
2. It / important / she comes straight / me / when she arrives.
3. It / probable / we’ll be / little later.
4. It / really astonishing / she refused to discuss the affair with him.
5. It / true / she / be to France twice.
EXERCISE 111
Make sentences using the words given. Using that- clause.
1. It / seems / obvious / we can’t go / like this.
2. It / interesting / you should do again.
3. It / nice / we met together / the night club.
4. It / worried / she didn’t send it to me.
5. It / difficult /everyone doesn’t understand his explanation.
EXERCISE 114
Join a sentence from box A with a sentence from box B. Begin each of your sentences with as
(reason).
A B
1. As she felt she couldn’t keep borrowing
George’s iron.
2. As she’s been sick.
3. As women were not supposed to be
novelists.
4. As you weren’t there.
5. As you refuse to-operate.
a. I shall be forced to take legal advice.
b. She took the name Francoise.
c. Perhaps she’ll need some help.
d. I left the message.
e. She bought herself an iron.
EXERCISE 115
Join a sentence from box A with a sentence from B. Begin each of your sentences with as (reason).
A B
1. As I was feeling well.
2. As we has nothing better to do.
3. As she was late.
4. As there isn’t anything to eat in the house.
5. As they live near us.
a. We see them quite often.
b. She had to wait outside.
c. I had a pleasant walk across the streets.
d. Let’s go out for a meal.
e. Wa watched televison the whole evening.
EXERCISE 116
Join a sentence from box A with a sentence from B. Begin each of your sentences with as (reason).
A B
1. As it was too tight for you.
2. As the meat was cooked.
3. As there were no buses.
4. As we were tired.
5. As the mamager is out today.
a. I look it out of the oven.
b. We had to take a taxi.
c. I’ll sign the letters.
d. I’ve given your old jacket away.
e. We sat down beside the steam.
Unit 7
EXERCISE 117
Combine each pair of sentences with and or but.
1. Bob has a good job.
Kerry doesn’t have a good job.
2. Helen isn’t a bad cook.
Her friend is a bad cook.
3. George doesn’t go to the night club tonight.
Ben goes to the night club tonight.
4. I haven’t seen that building.
Janet has seen that building.
5. Henry didn’t got to the library.
Mark went to the library.
EXERCISE 118
Fill in the blanks.
1. Jane is from England, and Betty ............................................
2. The 2:30 train was early. And the 9:00 bus ............................
3. Monica bought a new skirt, and .............................................. Helen.
4. I’ve learnt Chinese for two weeks, and .................................. Hoa.
5. My boss will make a speech tomorrow, and he .....................
EXERCISE 119
Fill in the blanks.
1. Bill has seen her novels, and my girl friend.............................
2. We are going to the circus tonight, and ..................................Sue.
3. She will wear s skirt to the dance, and we..............................
4. Sagan was a famous write and Hemingway ..........................
5. I’ve seen that movie, and ........................................................ Kerry.
EXERCISE 120
Supply the correct form of the verb in each of the following sentences.
1. Henry like to fly, and his youngest brother .............................too.
2. They will leave at dawn, and we .............................................too.
3. She has an early appointment, and so ................................... I .
4. He has already written his plan, and so .................................his friend.
5. Their flight is arriving at twelve o’clock, and so ...................... mine.
EXERCISE 121
Supply the correct form of the verb in each of the following sentences.
1. I should go grocery shopping this afternoon, and so ............................................................. Julie .
2. We like to swim in the pool, and Jack .................................... too.
3. Our Dutch teacher loves to treavel, and so ............................ we.
4. His classmate has lived in Hue for five years, and I ..............................................................too.
5. I must keep in touch with Bill and Fred .................................. too.
EXERCISE 122
Fill in the blanks with the correct form of either or neither.
1. I didn’t see Mary this morning and kerry .................................
2. Alice won’t be going to the conference and her clerk..............................................................
3. George hasn’t seen the new article yet and ........................... I .
4. They couldn’t be there in time and ......................................... he.
5. We didn’t go to the station on time, and.................................. Kerry.
EXERCISE 123
Fill in the blanks with the correct form of either or neither.
1. The children shouldn’t take that medicine, and ......................................................................she.
2. We don’t plan to attend the training course, and ...................................................................they.
3. I don’t like Chinese chess, and Mai doesn’t ...........................................................................
4. Jane’s mother didn’t buy anything she wanted, and ..............................................................Jane.
5. Fred’s classmates couldn’t play due to the bad weather, andFred.
EXERCISE 124
Fill in the blanks with the correct form of either or neither.
1. Sally can’t type well, and her two sisters can’t ........................
2. I’m not interested in reading that novel, and .......................... is Nga.
3. Juliette won’t have to work at weekends, and we won’t.........................................................
4. I can’t stand listening to that music, and she can’t .................................................................
5. Nam doen’t speak German, and his parents doesn’t ..............................................................
EXERCISE 125
Supply the correct form of the missing verb in the following sentences.
1. The engineer isn’t too happy with the project, and neither ....his men.
2. We can’t study in the park, and they ...................................... either.
3. I haven’t worked there long, and neither ................................ Monica.
4. You didn’t borrow the reference book from the library, and Henry ........................................ either.
5. Mrs Allen didn’t want to drink anything, and neither ..............…………..Mr Allen.
EXERCISE 126
Supply the correct form of the missing verb in the following sentences.
1. I shouldn’t run so fast, and neither .........................................you.
2. The students won’t agree with the dean’s decision, and the faculty .....................................either.
3. You term hasn’t begun yet, and neither .................................mine.
4. Dick couldn’t attend the swimming course, and my younger brother ....................................either.
5. My classmates didn’t answer the questions from our form-teacher, and neither ..................……… I .
EXERCISE 127
Make the sentences using the words given.
1. Fred have / take / taxi / work because the street / too / crowded.
2. George / not drive / work / because there / no parking space.
3. She / have / leave / car / home because / petrol / expensive.
4. Lots of commuters prefer buses / because / traffic jam / usually take place / every day.
5. I did it / because he tell / me / to.
EXERCISE 128
Make the sentences using the words given.
1. your sister / is / older / than / younger / or / you?
2. a girl / or / it / a boy / is?
3. It / can / grey / or / black / be / white.
4. She / or / can’t / write / read.
5. There / without / homes / are / people / or / families / jobs.
EXERCISE 129
Translate the following sentences into English.
1. Các trạm xăng đã đóng cổng rào vì vậy tôi đã phải lái xe về nhà.
2. Những tấm kính cửa ra vào này rất đắt tiền vì thế xin hãy cẩn thận với chúng.
3. Tôi đã cho bạn một áo ấm dày vì vậy bạn sẽ không bị cảm lạnh.
4. Một cơn going sắp xảy ra vì thế chúng tôi phải trở về nhà sớm.
5. Thằng bé thì quá thấp vì thế tôi đã phải ẵm nó.
EXERCISE 130
Complete the sentences with so or therefore.
1. It hasn’t rained for ages, …………………..the ground is very dry.
2. It rained …………………we stayed home.
3. There has been no rainfall for sometime. The ground is ………………………….. very dry.
4. We have a growing population and ……………………we need morfood.
5. The new apartment is bigger and ………………..more expensive.
EXERCISE 131
Make the sentences using the words given.
1. She / rather / very / he / though / modest / intelligent/ however .
2. There / went / no / however / we / on / was / hoping / news .
3. However / like / often / rude / is / him / me / to / but / he / I .
4. I / however / she / still / carefully / didn’t / understand / explained.
5. The / she / window / cold / open / outside / however / has / it / is.
EXERCISE 132
Put in the appropriate verb. .
1. …………..on . It could do you good to come out for a change.
2. The inauguration ceremony was planned for the 15
th
but the managing directior fell ill so it had to be
………………off.
3. My train leaves at seven tomorrow morning. Will you come and ………………..me off ?
4. The scout ………………….on his bike and hurried away to get help.
5. She doesn’t ………………on with her family. That’s why she doesn’t live at home.
EXERCISE 133
Put in the appropriate verb.
1. That new company is doing very well, the manager has just ……………..on fifty new workers.
2. The balloon ………………..of at eight and climbed rapidly into the stormy sky.
3. She …………………..off her sweater and hung it up.
4. He flew his plane under the bridges of the Thames. Why did he do that?
I suppose he was just ……………………off.
5. His house was damaged by floods so he had to ……………………….off the guests he had invited for the
following weekend.
EXERCISE 134
Fill up the spaces in each of the following sentences by inserting a verb + up, or a verb + up +
preposition combination.
1. It is ………………..factory owners to provide fire: fighting equipment in their factories.
2. Unfortunately he was …………………..by his parents to believe that money was the only thing that
mattered.
3. The party didn’t …………………..till 3 a.m and the guests left very noisily.
4.He ran after her and soon ………………her, then they went on together.
5. Grandfather to grandchild: “Your clothes are covered with mud, what have you ……………?”
EXERCISE 135
Fill up the spaces in each of the following sentences by interesting a verb + up, or a verb + up +
preposition combination.
1. I ……………………..a 20p piece that I saw lying on the ground.
2. She wasted two weeks and tired to …………………….it by working madly the last day.
3. Mr Baker said that he was going to educate his children himself, for it they went to school they’d only
…………………………bad habits.
4. Before you go on holiday you should ………………the house and ask to police to keep an eye on it.
5. The bus …………………….suddenly with screaming brakes.
EXERCISE 136
Fill up the spaces in the following sentences by inserting a verb + down, away or over combination.
1. The new idea is that young delinquents should gather together in groups and ………………… their
problems with social workers.
2. They are spending too much, they’ll have to ……………………..our expenses.
3. I’m waiting till prices ………………………before buying my new carpet.
4. When the floods …………………….we were able to use the road again.
5. The expression “To ……………………..a new leaf” means to make a freah start with the intention of
doing better.
EXERCISE 137
Replace the words or underlined phrases by phrasal verbs. Some of the sentences may sound
awkward as they stand.
1. If you don’t allow me to enter. I’ll break down the door.
2. He regarded her for a moment and then said. “She is too tall”.
3. The line was so bad when I telephoned him that I couldn’t understand what he said.
4. Will you take care of the garden while I am in hospital?
5. I don’t believe a word of his excuse: I’m sure he invented it.
EXERCISE 138
Replace the words or underlined phrases by phrasal verbs. Some of the sentences may sound
awkward as they stand.
1. He’s had the best doctor available but he won’t recover unless he has the will to live.
2. Be careful! The tree’s going to fall!
3. Never postpone till tomorrow what you can do today.
4. I regard her as the greatest living novelist.
5. He dressed himself in uniform for the occasion.
EXERCISE 139
Translate the following sentences into English.
1. Tôi đã đề nghị hái nhiều hoa trong vườn hoa.
2. Cô ta đã đề nghị sửa chữa những lỗi sai trong bài diễn văn.
3. Alice đã đề nghị dẫn bọn trẻ đi xem xiếc.
4. Tôi đã đề nghị thay đổi kế hoạch mới.
5. Ông ấy đã đề nghị gởi thư mời đến cô ấy.
EXERCISE 140
Translate the following sentences into English.
1. Ông ấy đã đề nghị là kế hoạch nên hủy bỏ.
2. Mẹ cô ấy đã đề nghị là cô ấy nên chấp nhận lời đề nghị của cậu ta.
3. Tôi đã đề nghị là nhà trường nên lập một danh sách.
4. Mọi người đã đề nghị là công ty nên nhận thêm công nhân.
5. Cậu ta đã đề nghị là cô ấy nên đợi ở bên ngoài.
Unit 8
EXERCISE 141
Change these sentences to incorporate the expression in parentheses.
1. Dispite his dislike for coffee, he drank it to keep himself warm (although).
2. Bill will take a plane, even though he dislikes flying (in spite of).
3. In spite of Alice’s sadness at losing the contest, she managed to smile (although).
4. They took many pictures though the sky was cloudy (despite).
5. Despite his poor memory, the old man told interesting stories to the children (even though).
EXERCISE 142
Change these sentences to incorporate the expression in parentheses.
1. Though he has been absent frequently, he has managed to pass the test (in spite of).
2. Jane told me the secret, despite having promised not to do so (though).
3. Fred plas to buy a ticket for the drawing although he knows he will not win a prize (even though).
4. In spite of the high prices, my girl friend insists on going to the circus every Sundays (even though).
5. Mr Allen ate the chocolate cake even though he is on a diet (in spite of).
EXERCISE 143
Complete these sentences. Each time use Although + a sentence from the box.
I didn’t speak the local language. They don’t like him very much.
She had never seen him before. He had promised to be on time.
It was rather cold.
1. Athough ……………………she recognized him from a photograph.
2. The baby boy didn’t wear a heavy-sweater ………………………
3. They thought they’d better invite him to the meeting ……………………..
4. …………………. I managed to make myself understood.
5. …………………., he was late.
EXERCISE 144
Complete these sentences. Each time use Although + a sentence from the box.
1. ……………………………………I arrive in time.
2. I couldn’t sleep …………………………………..
3. ………………………………..they enjoyed their holiday.
4. She didn’t get the job, ………………………………….
5. ………………………………..he is quite fit.
EXERCISE 145
Complete these sentences with although or in spite of.
1...................................................................................................it was sunny a lot, we enjoyed ourselves.
2. ..............................................at my careful plans, a lot of things went wrong.
3. ..............................................they had planned everything carefully, a lot of things went wrong.
4. She love music ........................................................................she can’t play a musical instrument.
5. .............................................. being very tired, we carried on walking.
EXERCISE 146
Complete these sentences with although or in spite of.
1................................................the heating was full on, this house was still cold.
2. Henry decided to give up his job ............................................ I advised him not to.
3. He wasn’t well, ........................................................................this he went to work.
4. I’m not tired ..........................…………………..working hard all day.
5. ..............................................there was the traffic jam, but I arrived in time.
EXERCISE 147
Complete these sentences with even though, although or though.
1. ..............................................I have to work all the way I’ll get there.
2. I like him ............................... he can be annoying.
3. ..............................................he had only entered the contest for fun, he won first prize.
4. He said they were married ...I’m sure they aren’t.
5. We all tired our best we lost the game ................................... .
EXERCISE 148
Choose the correct completion.
1. (Eventhough), (despite) his doctor warned him, George has continued to smoke nearly four packs of
cigarettes a day.
2. (Eventhough), (despite) his doctor’s warnings, George has continued to smoke nearly four packs of
cigarettes a day.
3. (Eventhough), (despite) the warnings his doctor gave him, George continutes to smoke.
4. (Eventhough), (despite) the fact that his doctor warned him of dangers to his health, George continues to
smoke.
5. (Eventhough) , (despite) he has been warned about the dangers of smoking by his doctor, George
continues to smoke.
EXERCISE 149
Choose the correct completion. Chọn đúng từ được thêm vào.
1. (Although), (in spite of) an approaching storm, the two climbers continued their trek up the mountain.
2. (Although), (in spite of) a storm was approaching, the two climbers continued their trek.
3. (Although), ( in spite of) there was an approaching storm, the two climbers continued up the mountain.
4. (Although), (in spite of) the storm that was approaching the mountain area, the two climbers continued
their trek.
5. (Although), (in spite of) the fact that a storm was approaching the mountain area, the two climbers
continued their trek.
EXERCISE 150
Choose the correct completion.
Mrs Green had all the necessary qualifications. The traffic was bad.
It rained a lot. I was very tired.
He smokes 30 cigarettes a day.