To : email@example.com
Re : Where to hold the meeting
We need to find a place for our meeting Wednesday. If the conference room (....1....) available, we could have it there. Unfortunately Dani reserved it for a small workshop.
Dina Safira’s office is very big. If I (...2...) friendlier with her, I would ask to use it. You know her, don’t you? Why don’t you ask her? If I (...3...) I would offer her a free lunch or something for doing it.
- will be
- would be
- has been
- had been
- were here
- were you
- was you
- were me
- were there
The following text is for questions 4 – 8
As you know, Friday afternoon is our annual company party. We are looking forward to this event and the opportunity to take some time out of our busy schedules to enjoy each other’s company. Because we will continue to need to have someone to answer the phones and receive materials, we are asking that each of our six department identify one more employees who would be willing to work a two-hour shift – 1.30-3.30 0r 3.30-5.30.
In order to compensate those people who will be working during the festivities, we have voucher for weekend visit to Palm restorts. Please send me the name of the personals in your department who will be taking on these duties
4.What is the mean idea of the memo?
- Some lucky employees will win a trip to Pal Restors
- The party will be for all employees
- The party will start at 5.30
- Some employees will not be able to attend the party on Friday
- The party will finish between 5.30 and 6.00
5.What is the purpose of the event on Friday?
- To take as many calls as possible
- To introduce each other
- To motivate employees for a difficult year
- To get a trip Palm Resort
- To spend time with each other
6.“Please send me the name of the personals in your department.” The underlined word refers to?
- The writer
- The employee
- The listener
- The phone
- The reader
7.When is the annual company party?
8.When does the first shift start?
- at 4.30
- at 1.30
- at 5.30
- at 3.30
- at 2.30
The following text is for questions 9 – 11
In accordance with the international security regulation, the following items are never allowed to be taken onto a plane by passengers, either in their carry-on bags or in their checked luggage: weapons, including knives and guns; explosives, including dynamite and fireworks.
The following items may be placed in checked luggage but not on carry-on bags. Tools, including hammers, screwdrivers, and wrenches; sport equipment such as golf clubs, baseball bats, skis, and ski poles.
When you pass through the security line, all bags will go through our X-Ray machines and some bags will be manually checked by personal, as well
9.What is the announcement about?
- Weapons and explosives
- Items brought on cary-on bags
- Welcoming foreign passengers
- An International airport security regulation
- A warning to passengers from different countries
10.The underlined part of the sentences above means...
- All bags will be sent to the X-Ray machines
- All bags will be delivered with X-Ray machines
- All bags will be move to the X-Ray machines
- All bags will be packed next to X-Ray machines
- All bags will be checked by using X-Ray machines
11.Things can be brought onto an airplane, except...
- Ski poles
- Basketball bats
The following text is for question 12 – 16
A motorcycle (or motorbike) is a vehicle used to ....(12)...... people from one place to another. It does not have 4 wheels like a car. It has two wheels like a bicycle. But it has a motor like a car. A motorcycle is normally ......(13)..... by one person.
A ....(14).... can also ride on the back of the motorcycle. Some motorcycles have a sidecar that can carry another passenger.
Very often motorcycle riders are injured heavily in accidents. A motorcycle rider can wear a ...(15).... and clothing that has armor. This special clothing may ......(16)..... the rider's injuries in an accident. Motorcycles also do not protect riders against wind and rain that makes it difficult to drive in winter or during bad weather.
17.The movie was ….. that it was viewed by more than one million people in the world.
- so fantastic
- fantastic enough
- very fantastic
- quite fantastic
- too fantastic
18.Sorry. Can I get another one? This shirt is ….. in my body.
- big enough
- too big
- very big
- so big
- quite big
19.The test is …… for the 3rd semester students, they could finish ane hour quicker.
- so easy
- too easy
- very easy
- enough easy
- quite easy
The following text is for questions 20 – 23
English Conversation Club (ECC)
is opening registration for new members
join us and improve your English!
Every Thursday from 16.00 to 17.00 at the school hall
For registration, please contact
Yusuf (XI IIB)
Anissa (XII IIB)
20.When do the members have meeting ?
- In the morning.
- On Thursday afternoon.
- In the afternoon
- On Thursday morning.
- At noon.
21.Where do they have the meeting ?
- In the ECC’s meeting room
- In the VII A classroom
- At the hall
- At the school hall
- At the cafetaria
22.How long does the meeting last ?
- One and a half hours
- One hour
- One and a quarter hours
- Half an hour
- Two hours
23.ECC invites new members to....
- decrease English skill
- write English journal
- increase English skill
- join competition
- open registration
The following text is for questions 24 – 27
This is a new school year and there are many new students around. Please be friendly and help them understand the rules of our school.
24.Where can you find the text ?
- At station
- At a park
- At a bookstore
- At a school
- At a bank
25.Why does the principal make the announcement?
- To ask the students to be nice and helpful to the new comers
- To ask new comers to be helpful
- To let the students know that they have their junior
- To ask the students to contact their
- To inform about the new school year
26.Who will read the announcement?
- New students
- Senior students
- Parents and teachers
27.“Please be friendly….” . What is the meaning of the underlined word?
The following text is for questions 28 – 32
A boy stole a lesson-book from one of his schoolfellows and took it home to his mother. She not only abstained from beating him, but encouraged him. He, next time, stole a cloak and brought it to her, and she again commended him. The youth, advanced to adulthood, proceeded to steal things of still greater value.
At last he was caught in the very act, and having his hands bound behind him, was led away to the place of public execution. His mother followed in the crowed and violently beat her breast in sorrow, next the young man said, “I wish to say something to my mother in her ear.” She came close to him, and he quickly seized her ear with his teeth and bit it off. The mother cursed him as an unnatural child, and he replied, “Ah! If you had beaten me when I first stole and brought to you that lesson-book, I should not have come to this, nor have been thus led to a disgraceful death.”
28.What is the text about?
- The effect of supporting bad attitudes
- What a mother must do to the children
- The life experiences of a professional thief
- The relationship between a son and the mother
- How a boy became a thief
29.What did the mother do to his son when he stole in the first time?
- She bit him
- She bit his ears
- She bound his arms
- She advised him
- She encouraged him
30.Why did the mother violently beat her breast in sorrow?
- She wanted to show the people that she was sorrowful
- She wanted the people to think that she had educated his son well
- She wanted the people to support her as the mother
- She wanted her son to be set free
- She wanted to hurt herself
31.Why did the thief blame his mother for what happened to him? Because….
- He was actually a good man
- He wanted his mother to die first
- She had encouraged him to steal again and again
- She had taken all the things that he stole
- She was angry when he stole things.
32.“She not only abstained from beating him, ….” What is the synonym of the underlined word?
The following text is for questions 33 – 37
Once upon a time, a rabbit wanted to cross a river but he could not swim. He had an idea. He saw a boss of crocodile swimming in the river. The rabbit asked the boss of crocodile, “How many crocodiles are there in the river?” the boss of crocodile answered, “We are twenty here.” “Where are they?” the rabbit asked for the second time. “What is it for?” the boss of crocodile asked.
“All of you are good, nice, and gentle and kind, so I want to make a line in order. Later I will know how kind you are,” said the rabbit. Then, the boss of crocodile called all his friends and asked them to make a line in order from one side to the other side of the river. Just then, the rabbit started to count while jumping from one crocodile to another, one… two… three… four… until twenty, and finally, he thanked all crocodiles because he had crossed the river.
33.The story mainly tells us about….
- twenty crocodiles
- a rabbit and the boss of crocodile
- the boss of the crocodile
- the boss of the crocodile and his friends
- a rabbit and twenty crocodiles
34.What is the communicative purpose of the text?
- To describe rabbits
- To inform readers
- To retell what happened to a rabbit
- To explain about rabbits
- To entertain readers
35.What problem was faced by the rabbit? He actually wanted…
- to cross the river
- to know where the crocodiles are
- to swim across the river
- to know the number of crocodiles there
- to meet the boss of crocodiles
36.How was the problem resolved?
- He swim across the river
- He walked on the bridge nearby
- He jumped on the backs of the crocodiles
- He counted the crocodiles in the river
- He rode on a boat to cross the river
37.“All of you are good, nice, gentle, and kind…” (Paragraph 2)
The underlined word is synonymous with…
The following text is for questions 38 – 42
JAMBI CITY, Jambi: A landslide hit a village in Kerinci regency, paralyzing traffic between Jambi and Sungai Penuh, the regency’s capital. People traveling from Sungai Penuh to Jambi and visa versa have to take the Trans-Sumatra highway bypassing Solok in the neighboring province of West Sumatra, which costs them twice as much as the regular fare.
A staff of the local transportation office in Sungai Penuh said on Wednesday that the landslide was caused by incessant rain on Monday, which caused dirt and rocks to cover and damage two sections of the road. Herman, a driver of a passenger bus plying the Jambi-Kerinci route, said that it took him 15 hours for the trip, five hours longer than usual, and passengers were charged Rp 125,000, instead of the regular fare of Rp 50,000.The traffic between Jambi and Sungai Penuh was expected to return to normal on Thursday after the Kerinci administration deployed necessary equipment to repair the damaged road.
38.What hit a village in Kerinci regency?
- A landslide
- An earthquake
- A tidal wave
- A mount eruption
- A flood
39.What was the effect of the natural disaster to people travelling from Sungai Penuh to Jambi vice Versa?
- The travelling cost double
- The travelling cost to Jambi became cheaper
- The travelling cost was still the same
- The travelling cost becomes normal
- There was no effect to the travelling
40.What was the cause of the disaster according to a staff of local transportation office in Sungai Penuh?
- Incessant rain