ENGLISH 7: UNIT 12: OVERCROWDED WORLD

UNIT 12: AN OVERCROWDED WORLD

GRAMMAR AND VOCABULARY

.Find the odd one out A, B, C or D

  1. A. affect                                   B. replace                     C. effect                      D. fly

2.A. density                                 B. over crowded        C. crime                       D. megacity

3.A. explosion                           B. hunger                     C. slum                        D. float

  1. A. space                                   B. safely                        C. poverty                   D. slumdog
  2. A. criminal                              B. driver                       C. doctor                     D. student
  3. II.Use the correct form of the word in brackets for each gap.
  1. The air in the city is very …………………………                                                                           (POLLUTE)
  2. We’ll make this beach clean and …………………..again.                                                          (BEAUTY)
  3. If the pollution …………………., what will happen?                                                                   (CONTINUE)
  4. The world’s population is growing ……………………..                                                               (QUICK)
  5. If it doesn’t rain soon, there’ll be a great…………………..of water.                                         (SHORT)
  6. In most big cities, there are many wealthy people, but…………………..is still a problem. (POOR)
  7. Life must be ………………………in the slums.                                                                              (DIFICULTY)
  8. …………………….325 to Ho Chi Minh City is now boarding at the gate 3.                             (FLY)
  9. The little girl looks…………………….enough.                                                                               (HEALTH)
  10. Farmers need ……………………..land than town people.                                                            (MUCH)

11.The beaches in Viet Nam are really…………………….and beautiful.                                             (PEACE)

12.That area is very dangerous for tourists. There are many…………………..activities there.     (LAW)

13.……………………is still a major problem in most big cities.                                                          (POOR)

14.Lack of education has caused many teenagers to become………………….                              (CRIME)

15.Living in the slums is…………………and unsafe.                                                                             (HEALTH)

16.…………………..(or the state of having no home) is a significant social issue worldwide.      (HOME)

17.In this city, only a small number of people are………………….., with high living standards in the city.                                                                                                                                                                                                  (WEALTH)

18.The infant……………………rate in many countries in Africa is still very high.                         (DIE)

19.Life in the city is more………………….than that in the countryside.                                           (STRESS)

20.The healthcare system in this city is very bad. There are only 13……………………out of 100,000 residents.                                                                                                                                                                                      (PHYSICS)

III.Complete each of the following sentences with a correct question tag.

  1. I think that is an overcrowded bus,………………………?
  2. Your grandparents don’t prefer living in the city,…………………..?
  3. The tourist will never be allowed to visit the slums again,………………….?
  4. I’m unable to solve that problem alone,………………….?
  5. Dharavi used to be a fishing village with only three thousand people,……………….?
  6. Her brother has lived in Jakarta for more then ten years,………………….?
  7. These houses cannot provide enough accommodation,………………….?
  8. His sister works for a big foreign company in the city,………………?
  9. There were nearly one million people living in this city in 2010,………………….?
  10. You and I shouldn’t go to those streets when it turns dark, ………………….?
  11. There’s a new cartoon,………………………..?
  12. They don’t want to sell their house,………………….?
  13. This machine never works very well,………………….?
  14. Your parents should stay in the hotel,…………………..?
  15. We can’t go camping today,………………………?
  16. I am late,…………………….?
  17. Let’s go to Lan’s house,…………………….?
  18. She won’t come here,………………………?
  19. Nothing is good,………………………..?
  20. Her daughter has studied English for two years,………………….?

IV.Choose the correct answer A, B, C or D to finish the sentences.

  1. Overpopulation problems…………………….both the rich and the poor.
  1. cause B. reduce C. happen                    D. affect
  2. The major cause of death for children living in the slums is…………………….
  3. immigration B. malnutrition C. density                    D. illiteracy
  4. It’s very………………….in the city. Some rich people live in large villas, while many poor people live in small slums.
  5. spacious B. healthy C. diverse                    D. equal
  6. Some poor people may…………………..crime when they need money.
  7. commit B. accept C. involve                    D. arrive
  8. The city has to find……………………to homeless people immediately.
  9. calories B. solutions C. earnings                  D. systems
  10. The immigrants will hardly find accommodation in the city, ………………….?
  11. will they B. won’t they C. will it                      D. won’t it
  12. Disease spreads more quickly in overcrowded areas, ……………….?
  13. isn’t it B. doesn’t it C. is it                          D. does it
  14. Living in the country is healthier than that in the city because in the countryside, there is…………………….traffic.
  15. higher B. fewer C. more                       D. less
  16. People move to the city with the hope that they can get…………………..food and better healthcare.
  17. more B. bigger C. less                          D. fewer
  18. …………………….accidents were recorded this year than that year; 23 cases compared to 42 cases.
  19. Less B. More C. Fewer                     D. Lower
  20. V.Find a mistake in the four underlined parts of each sentence and correct it.
  1. We prefer living in the countryside because it has fewer pollution than the city.

A                                       B                   C                                D

  1. Their children have never been given new clothes before, haven’t they?

A                               B                     C                         D

  1. There are more opportunities to find jobs in Hong Kong as in Bangkok.

A                     B                   C                                D

  1. Your uncle works in Ha Noi for one year and then moved to Da Nang, didn’t he?

A                         B                  C                                               D

  1. There used to be less unemployment people in this city five years ago.

A              B                                               C                   D

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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