Test 5 Reading TOEIC

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  • 1. 

    The stolen car was found in the __________________ of the station.

    • A.

      Acceptance

    • B.

      Pleasure

    • C.

      Casualty

    • D.

      Vicinity

    Correct Answer
    D. Vicinity
    Explanation
    in the vicinity (of something)-in the area around a particular place

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  • 2. 

    Which sentence is grammatically incorrect ?

    • A.

      Any car must be insured.

    • B.

      I need visa.

    • C.

      It was an earthquake.

    • D.

      He is an actor.

    Correct Answer
    B. I need visa.
    Explanation
    The sentence "I need visa" is grammatically incorrect because it should be "I need a visa." The article "a" is necessary before the noun "visa" to indicate that you are referring to any visa, not a specific one.

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  • 3. 

    I felt __________________, shy and awkward at the party.

    • A.

      Clumsy

    • B.

      Attracted

    • C.

      Versatile

    • D.

      Sincere

    Correct Answer
    A. Clumsy
    Explanation
    clumsy - (adj.) moving in an awkward way and tending to make things fall over

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  • 4. 

    He __________________ expected to find himself in prison.

    • A.

      Few

    • B.

      A few

    • C.

      Little

    • D.

      A little

    Correct Answer
    C. Little
    Explanation
    The word "little" is the correct answer because it indicates a small or minimal amount. In this context, it suggests that the person did not anticipate or foresee the possibility of ending up in prison. The use of "little" emphasizes the unexpectedness of the situation.

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  • 5. 

    The bridge's architect was sued for criminal __________________.

    • A.

      Kindliness

    • B.

      Honor

    • C.

      Negligence

    • D.

      Reverence

    Correct Answer
    C. Negligence
    Explanation
    negligence - (noun) failure to take enough care over something that you are responsible for

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  • 6. 

    __________________ is very bright tonight.

    • A.

      The sky

    • B.

      Sky

    • C.

      A sky

    • D.

      Skies

    Correct Answer
    A. The sky
    Explanation
    The given sentence is describing the brightness of something, and the word "sky" is the only option that fits logically in this context. The other options ("Sky," "A sky," and "Skies") do not make sense because they either lack the definite article "the" or are in plural form. Therefore, "The sky" is the correct answer.

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  • 7. 

    I saw a ragged child with ___________________ feet.

    • A.

      Simple

    • B.

      Bare

    • C.

      Somber

    • D.

      Light

    Correct Answer
    B. Bare
    Explanation
    bare - (adj.) not covered by clothes

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  • 8. 

    Which sentence is correct ?

    • A.

      What does that notice say ?

    • B.

      What do that notice say ?

    • C.

      What does these notice say ?

    • D.

      What do those notice say ?

    Correct Answer
    A. What does that notice say ?
    Explanation
    The correct sentence is "What does that notice say?" because "that" is used to refer to a singular noun, in this case, "notice." The verb "does" agrees with the singular noun, and "say" is the correct form of the verb for the subject "that notice."

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  • 9. 

    French cooking, she __________________, is the best in the world.

    • A.

      Endowed

    • B.

      Waked

    • C.

      Escaped

    • D.

      Asserted

    Correct Answer
    D. Asserted
    Explanation
    To 'assert' is to state firmly that something is true.

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  • 10. 

    Gerald was 38, and a confirmed __________________.

    • A.

      Old maid

    • B.

      Spinster

    • C.

      Bachelor

    • D.

      Old man

    Correct Answer
    C. Bachelor
    Explanation
    confirmed bachelor - a man who has decided that he will never marry

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