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Latihan soal berikut ini sengaja dimulai dari nomor 16, karena untuk no 1 sampai 15 merupakan bagian Listening. Anda juga bisa mengunjungi laman tersebut dengan mengklik link berikut ini.
Good acting and good story make a play interesting. It is equally important to make it as realistic as possible with suitable costumes, props and sets. Be creative but don't forget to have fun.
|16. “It is equally important to make it as realistic as ... “
The underlined word refers to ....
|17. What is the text about?
All libraries books have to be returned on the twenty-second of May 2012. They should be covered with non-colorful wrapping plastic. Lost book must be replaced with the ones of similar subjects. Fine will be charged to the late return of the books. Students who have handed back all the books will get receipts that have to be submitted to to the administration officers.
|18. What is informed on the announcement?
|19. What will happen if the book you borrowed is lost?
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|20. This text tell us about ....
|21. One of the benefits of the product is ....
|22. What will you do to get satisfying result?
Jogging is a gentle running. Why is jogging so popular today? Why do people jog? People jog to relax themselves, to keep themselves fi t, or simply to enjoy themselves. Our world today is a world where life is comfortable and easy for many city people. Fast buses, cars, or motorcycles take us to work or to school. Lifts carry us quickly from one fl oor to another in large buildings. So many people get very little exercise.
What do you need to start jogging? You only need a pair of running shoes, an old pair or jeans or shorts, a sweater, and a little courage. Don’t be embarrased if you meet your neighbour as you return home, hot and tired. When you begin jogging, start by running some of the way and then walking. Don’t jog too far to begin with and jog slowly. Once you develop a regular jogging programme, you will feel fi t and well, and you will be ready to start a busy day feeling fresh and awake.
Next time you are at the swimmingpool, look at the poeple around you, especially those who are over thirty. How many of them have a fat stomach? Now you understand why more people today go jogging or do some other sort of exercises.
|23. Which of the following titles is suitable for the text above?
|24. What will a jogger feel after having a regular jogging programme?
|25. From the text, we know that ....
|26. The communicative purpose of the text is ....
|27. “... you will see an unusual sight.” (Paragraph 1)
What is the synonym of the underlined word?
Madrid (Reuters) – Spain’s most wanted thief, “The Loner,” saw himself as a Robin Hood – style fi gure and said he robbed banks only because they stole money from the public, his lawyer said Thursday.
Accused of killing three policemen and holding up more than 30 banks, Jaime Jimenez Arbe was planning to move on to insurance companies when he was arrested last month, Spanish media reported, citing lawyer Jose Mariano Trillo-Figueroa.
“I am not a killer and if I was obliged to shoot at offi cers of the law, it was always against my will and in order to avoid being arrested,” Jimenez said in a letter reproduced on the websites of newspaper El Pais and El Mundo. Trillo-Figueroa said Jimenez, who robbed the banks disguised in a false beard and a wig, thinks of himself as Curro Jimenez, a Spanish 1970s television bandit in the style of Robin Hood.
The Loner was arrested in Portugal, armed with a submachine gun in preparation for another bank robbery – Reuters.
|28. What is the text about?
|29. Before arrested, Jaime Jimenez Arbe ... in Spain.
|30. The reason why “The Loner” robbed banks is because ....
|31. “Trillo-Figueroa said Jimenez, who robbed the banks disguised in a false beard and a wig ...“ (Paragraph 3)
The underlined word ‘disguised’ means ....
Just watch a local street for a short while and note the steady stream of skaters speeding up and down the footpaths. Toddlers can be trampled on and old ladies can be knocked down as they struggle home carrying their cat food from supermarkets.Thunderous rattles are heard on our main roads each night as skaters travel without lights and without signs to oncoming cars.
Skateboarding is a serious sport that improves young people’s health. It increases fi tness, improves balance, and strengthens the joints in knees and ankles. Although it appears to be a solo sport, when groups practice together and compete to perform stunts or runs they form fi rm friendships.
Young people should be prevented from becoming overweight couch potatoes. If they are actively involved in skating, they do not smoke, take drugs, or break laws for fun.
Kids will always seek thrills and excitement. They need to practice their 180’s, 360’s, and Ollie’s free from restrictions. We must build skate parks in the suburbs so that street are safe for small children and senior citizens and skaters have spaces where they can race, chase, speed, and soar towards the sun.
|32. Where do the kids usually ride their skateboard?
|33. What is the main idea of paragraph 3?
|34. The writer’s purpose in writing the text is ....
|35. What must we do to let the skaters play?
|36. They need to practice their 180’s, 360’s, and Ollie’s free from restrictions. (paragraph 5)
The synonym of the underlined word is ....
Within months, however, he was complaining to friends that North Korea was not the country he had expected. He was shocked to see so much poverty, which he eventually came to blame on the government’s stifl ing left for work and never returned. One morning in July 1977, when Kang was nine, his grandfather left for work and never returned.
A few weeks later, seven plain clothes security guard stormed into Kang’s house “Your grandfather betrayed the fatherland,” one of them stated” You must be punished.”
Kang’s parents and grandmother sobbed as they forced to pack their belongings into two army trucks. The family was driven off, but Kang’s mother was left behind, “spared” because her own father was regarded as a revolutationary hero. That was the last Kang ever saw her.
|37. What was a reason for Kang’s grandfather never returned to Kang’s house?
|38. What is mainly discussed in the last paragraph?
|39. Why did Kang’s grandfather disappear?
|40. A few weeks later, seven plain clothes security guards stormed into Kang’s house.
The underlined word has the same meaning as ....
However, statistics prove that women are, in fact, safer drivers than men. For example, insurance rates for women are 20 percent than they are for men. Another proof is that more accidents are caused by male drivers between the ages of 18 annd 25 than by any other groups. Also the greater percentage of accident involving death is caused by men. Although women are criticized for being too cautious, they are really just being safe drivers.
The reason for women driver's safer habits can perhaps be found in the differing attitudes of sexes toward automobiles as a convenience, like a washing machine.
On the other hand, men regard the automobile as an extension of their egos. Using it as a weapon when they feel particularly aggressive or using it as a status symbol.
In all, women are safer drivers because of their attitude. Men can learn to become safe drivers if they adopt the attitude that an automobile is merely a convenience.
|41. The text is about ....
|42. In term of car accidents, the statistic proves that car accidents caused by ....
|43. Which of the following you don’t agree with about men drivers?
|44. We can understand from the text that ....
|45. “Men consider women drivers incompetent, inattentive, and even dangerous behind the wheel (paragraph 1)
The underlined word means ....
Mary Shelley’s gothic horror story-frankenstein - was first published in 1818 and has been the inspiration behind numerous stage productions and films - many of which strayed a long way away from her original masterpiece. Classical comic presenting a full-colored graphic remains true to this classic tale, bringing the original story to life which has never been created before.
This graphic novel is available in two versions: Original Text and Quick Text editions. The Original Text stays faithful to Shelley's original text, while the Quick Text brings the story up to date by presenting the text into a more simplified style so that the tale is accessible to all readers.
The quick Text edition will allow you to soak up a general feeling for characters and locations, while the Original Text version will help you easily slip into the language in which the novel was written.
Even if you're not studying the original, this graphic novel is worth buying. It's a great story, and should be one that everyone has the chance to read. Now, thanks to this release, even those who don't particularly like to read too much are given the chance to find this tale and hopefully it may encourage them to search out the original book too.
As with the previous classical comics, the presentation is first class. The best grade glossy paper really helps to set this graphic novel head and shoulders above the usual comic book releases on the market. Not only, that you also get a pretty comprehensive biography of Shelley; Mary Shelley's family Tree; a feature that explains what life was like in the year of the book's release; and a brief
Look on how Frankenstein has been adapted to many different formats over the years.
|46. The text is about ....
|47. The simple way to understand the story is to read ....
|48. The main idea for the third paragraph is ....
|49. The original text of Frankenstein graphic story makes the readers ....
|50. “... many of which strayed a long way away from ... “ (paragraph 2).
The underlined word can be replaced with