I. Phonetics (5 points)
Directions: In each of the following groups of words, there are four underlined letters or letter combinations marked A, B, C, and D. Compare the underlined parts and identify the different one from the others in pronunciation. Mark your answer by writing the corresponding letter on the answer sheet.
( ) 1. A. famous B. major C. classic D. favorite
( ) 2. A. ensure B. leisure C. measure D. pleasure
( ) 3. A. dye B. poetry C.stationery D. twenty
( ) 4. A. bachelor B. catch C. child D. machine
( ) 5. A. material B. assure C. fade D. Salary
II. Vocabulary and Structure (15 points)
Directions: There are 15 incomplete sentences in this section. For each sentence there are four choices marked A, B, C, and D. Choose one answer that best complete the sentence and write the corresponding letter on the answer sheet.
( ) 6. As soon as you sat down, you fell asleep. I realized how .
A. tired you were B