Word Formation 2

TEST 1: 

Economic Situation in the US

We earn our_______(LIVE) in America today in peaceful ______ (COMPETE) with people all across the Earth. Profound and _____ (POWER) forces are shaking and _____ (MAKE) our world, and the urgent question of our time is whether we can make change our friend and not our enemy. This new world has already _____ (RICH) the lives of millions of Americans who are able to _____ (COMPETITION) and win in it. But when most people are working harder for less, when others cannot work at all, when the cost of health care devastates families and threatens to _____ (BANK) our enterprises, great and small, when the fear of crime robs law abiding citizens of their _____ (FREE), and when millions of poor children cannot even imagine the lives we are calling them to lead, we have not made change our friend.—————————————————————————————————————————————————————–

CORRECT ANSWER: livelihood (sinh kế)/competition (cuộc tranh đua)/powerful (mạnh mẽ)/making/enrich (làm giàu)/compete (tranh đua)/bankrupt (phá sản), freedom (sự tự do)


Test 2 (Easier):

Food Production

In the not-too-distant past farm animals were able to
live (0) NATURAL lives in what we would now term NATURE
‘free-range’ conditions. Such farming methods however,
were not able to supply the rapidly growing (1)  POPULATE
of the world and the increasing demands on food
(2) … In order to cope with this rising demand, factory CONSUME
farming methods were introduced along with the (3) … DEVELOP
of genetically engineered (4) … hormones, which GROW
resulted in a massive increase in food (5) … PRODUCE
However, these developments in the use of factory  
farming and drug (6) … have led to a widespread TREAT
feeling that animals are being caused a lot of distress
and that the quality of the food itself suffers as a
consequence. Certainly, many people (7) … with the idea AGREE
of keeping animals in one building for their entire (8) … EXIST
and argue that more emphasis should be given to (9) … ALTERNATE
farming methods. A growing number of people are
choosing to eat organic food, supporting farmers who use  
free-range methods, a system which has proved to be
both (10) … and more humane. ECONOMY


CORRECT ANSWERS: population (dân số), consumption (sự tiêu thụ), development (sự phát triển), growth (sức lớn, sự lớn), production (sự sản xuất), treatment (liệu pháp điều trị), disagree, existence (sự xuất hiện/tồn tại), alternative (phương tiện khác), economical (tiết kiệm/CN)





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