Mời bạn tham khảo đoạn trích trong BST Đề thi Olympic Tiếng Anh lớp 6 vòng 9 năm 2012 của thư viện eLib dưới đây:
Chọn câu trả lời tốt nhất cho những câu hỏi dưới đây.
Lesson 0.1 Objective Words (Level 6A)
depress [di-'pres] verb - to lessen the activity or force of; weaken. Many important issues were at stake in the next election. For instance, the senator feared that rising inflation would further depress the economy.
dispute [di-'spyoot] verb - to engage in argument or debate; to argue or debate about; discuss. 1. Mr. Beasley was the type of old-fashioned salesman who would dispute with anyone who wants to return a purchased item. 2. Joshua likes to dispute his teacher's point of view in her class to show off himself.
reclaim [ree-'kleym] verb - to demand the return or restoration of, as a right, possession, etc.. I think we need to head back to that restaurant so that I can reclaim my wallet. I seem to have left it there.
sparkle ['spahr-kuhl] verb - to flash with wit. Josie’s words seemed to sparkle as she spoke of how her grandfather had served honorably in the armed forces; she is a very engaging speaker.
consciousness [kon-shuhs-nis] noun - awareness of one's own existence, responsibility, or surroundings. Dean was accidentally hit by a baseball bat, which caused him to lose consciousness. After a few minutes, he opened his eyes and was able to stand up on his feet. He returned to the locker room so a doctor could examine him.
secure [si-'kyoor] verb - to get hold or possession of; procure; obtain. 1. Sophia's beauty helps her to secure a high position in the company's marketing department. 2. “If this camping trip is going to be a success, we need to secure at least one more cooler and a couple of tent spikes,” Larry’s father said authoritatively.
wreck [rek] verb - to cause the ruin or destruction of. Mr. Lee did not listen to the weather forecast. His fishing ship was wrecked badly by the thunderstorm last night.
charismatic [kar-iz-'mat-ik] adj - of, having, or characteristic of charisma; of a personal quality that gives an individual influence or authority over large numbers of people. Captain John Miller was a strong and charismatic leader. His soldiers believed in him, and he always led them out of extremely adverse situations.
1. Mr. Brown saved all of his Christmas shopping for the last minute, so he had to spend most of his weekend in the crowded mall, weaving through pretzel stands and other anxious shoppers. When he arrived home from his last stop, he realized with frustration that he had left his wallet in The Gap. He drove back to the mall, stopped for some ice cream, and _________________ his wallet from the lost & found.
2. Jenna had always dreamed of becoming a poet, and she finally found the time after graduating high school to work intensely on her writing. She loved to find a spot in nature, maybe next to a hiking trail, and read the great works of past poets. Although she felt discouraged at times, Jenna’s words ______________ with creativity, beauty, and inspiration on the page.
3. Lauren did not eat any food before she started exercising. Suddenly, she felt dizzy and fell to the floor. Lauren regained ____________ after fainting, and she felt much better after eating a healthy meal.
Hy vọng rằng BST Đề thi Olympic Tiếng Anh lớp 6 vòng 9 năm 2012
sẽ giúp quý thầy cô có thêm tư liệu tham khảo, giúp các em học sinh học tập tốt hơn.