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WWW.DAYKEMQUYNHON.UCOZ.COM WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/DAYKEM.QUYNHON 78 HƯ NG ĐẠ O TP .Q UY NH ƠN Although Ju lie had been with Mrs W orthington ju s t three days, she h ad already learnt th a t her boss w as the kind of person one h ad to be careful with. Her changes of mood could be rapid, she definitely did not tolerate failure, laziness or poor work an d she firmly believed th a t everyone’s highest priority should be their work for the com pany. Ju lie w as enjoying h e r job a s Mrs W orthington’s personal secretary, b u t she knew th a t today would be tough. For several days, Ju lie had been experiencing toothache. At first, it w as merely a m inor annoyance th a t could be ignored. “It’ll probably go away by itself,” Ju lie told herself. “If not, 111 see the d entist w hen I’m m ore settled here a t work. It’s not that-u rg ent.” ẦN It d id n ’t disappear, however, and after an extremely uncom fortable night, Julie awoke to severe dental pain. “T hat’s ju s t w hat I need,” she said to herself. “Maybe I can get a d en tist’s appointm ent for this evening, after w ork.” 00 B TR . Ju lie called the dentist's. “I’m afraid the only tim e th e dentist has available today is a t 3.30 pm this afternoon,” said th e receptionist. Julie h ad to m ake an im m ediate decision. “I’ll take it,” she said. Í- HÓ A CẤ P2 +3 10 The question was, how was Mrs W orthington going to react? Would she say, “Of course you can leave early, Julie. In fact, leave a t lunchtim e and don’t come back until you're completely better,”? Julie knew a far more likely response would be som ething along the lines of: “Well, that really is m ost inconvenient. Couldn’t you have arranged to see the dentist in your own time? You have to think about the com pany as well, you know. We c a n ’ all take time off whenever we feel like it. We’d never get t any work done if we all spent the day running around seeing doctors and dentists. C an't you change the time of your appointm ent?” TO ÁN -L The pain w as increasing in intensity, though, and Julie knew she h ad to see a d en tist today. If the only solution w as to leave work early an d face Mrs W orthington’s displeasure, th en so be it. “H ere’s your coffee, Mrs W orthington,” said Julie, as she went into h er b o ss’s office for the first time th a t morning. BỒ ID ƯỠ NG “T hank you, Ju lie,” said Mrs W orthington, w ithout looking up. “Don’t forget I need those reports typed up by three o’clock at the latest. I’ve got a m eeting with Mr Price this afternoon.” “Yes, Mrs Worthington. IVe nearly finished them . Uram ... Sorry, Mrs W orthington, b u t I wonder if I could ask you som ething. It’s quite im portant.” “W hat is it, Ju lie? ” She looked up from the docum ents sh e ’d been studying, an d w ithout giving Julie a chance to reply, said: “Oh my 185 Đóng góp PDF bởi GV. Nguyễn Thanh Tú WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/BOIDUONGHOAHOCQUYNHON WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/DAYKEM.QUYNHON TP .Q UY goodness! What^s.;happ.ene'd:ito yo u r'face? It’s all swollen on one side. Are you all r i g h ^ . _ ••• I" ’ “I’ got reál y;b d -tootftaetteV-M^ ve I. called the den tist an d tri d to m & ;aii: a p p o m ti^ b u t the.only tim e he can see me- is a t;h a lf p a st -’h ree; an d I. know::th a t w ould m ean leaving t .early- b u t I :d0n ‐1 Mriow. w hat else ..... ■ “StopJ’* said .Mrs W orthington. “I quite u n d ersta n d . T hese things have to be-dealt'w ith, or they only get worse, d o n’t they? Get it sorted but, a s quickly as possible.” NH ƠN WWW.DAYKEMQUYNHON.UCOZ.COM ĐẠ O '• “T hank you, M rs W orthington.” TR ẦN HƯ NG “Do you th in k you can w ork this m orning, Ju lie? If you c a n ’t, tell me and w ell find a solution. If you can, ju s t finish those reports a s quickly as you can an d th en go home. Have you taken anything for it, by th e way?” “No, I h av en’t. I th in k Vd better wait as the d en tist will probably have to give me an an aesthetic and you have to be a bit careful, d o n ’t you? But, yes. I can definitely stay and finish the reports. It’s not th a t b ad .” “Well, it looks bad enough. I do appreciate it, Julie. I really do.” +3 10 00 B As Ju lie re tu rn ed to h er desk, she w ondered if she h a d n ’t m isjudged Mrs W orthington. “I couldn’t have asked for a m ore u n d ersta n d in g person to work for - this m orning, at least,” she said to herself, an d smiled, despite the pain. HÓ A CẤ P2 1. Julie know s th a t Mrs W orthington _____ A. th in ks all of h e r staff are lazy and bad a t th eir work. B. is only in a good mood for a few m in utes each day. c . th in k s th a t Ju lie is not hard-w orking enough. D. w ants Julie to p u t her work before everything else. TO ÁN -L Í- 2. W hen Ju lie says “T h at’s ju s t w hat I need” (paragraph 3), s h e _____ A. m eans the opposite of w hat she says. B. is being optim istic ab o u t the situation. c . is trying to pretend she is okay. D. suggests she h a s found a solution. Mrs W orthington d o esn ’ look at Julie because she is b u s y _____ t A. drinking a cup of coffee. BỒ 4. ID ƯỠ NG 3. Julie expects Mrs W orthington to respond b y _____ A. suggesting Ju lie sees a doctor instead. B. allowing Ju lie to leave work early, c . criticising Ju lie for being selfish. D. telling Ju lie to stop complaining. 186 Đóng góp PDF bởi GV. Nguyễn Thanh Tú WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/BOIDUONGHOAHOCQUYNHON WWW.DAYKEMQUYNHON.UCOZ.COM WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/DAYKEM.QUYNHON .Q UY HƯ NG ĐẠ O 6 . Mrs W orthington ask s Ju lie w hether s h e _____ A. can thin k of a solution to the problem. B. h a s taken an y m edicine for th e pain, c . .has already finished typing the reports. D. can tell h e r w hat work h a s to be done. TP Mrs W orthington in terru p ts Ju lie to _____ A. give h er perm ission to see the dentist. B. tell h er to leave the building immediately, c . express h er displeasure a t w hat she said. D. find out some m ore inform ation from her. - 5. NH ƠN B. talking to Mr Price, c. typing som e reports. D. looking a t som e docum ents. 00 B TR ẦN 7. W hen Ju lie leaves Mrs W orthington's office, s h e _____ A. feels th a t she h a d n ’t m isjudged Mrs W orthington after all. B. w onders why sh e’d m isjudged Mrs W orthington so badly, c. recognises some go ñ qualities'in Mrs W orthington. D. w ishes Mrs W orthington had been more u nderstanding. 10 GLOSSARY HÓ A CẤ P2 +3 - a change of mood s thay ñ i tâm tr ng - tough (adj) gay go, kh khăn, gian nan - annoyance s b c mình - urgent (adj) kh n c p. - intensity cư ng ñ - displeasure s không hài lòng Í- 79 - then so be it thì cũng ñành v y/ ñành ph i như th thôi - swollen (adj) sưng vù lên - to get sth sorted out gi i quy t n th a vi c g - anaesthetic thu c mê - to misjudge ñánh giá sai, phán xét sai BỒ ID ƯỠ NG TO ÁN -L The plane circled a n d the pilot pointed down into the A ustralian desert below. “T hat's the runw ay th ere,” he said, “next to the store.” Nancy looked. There w as a strip of level ground next to a few wooden buildings. It looked sm all and u n im p o rtan t in th e middle of the empty stretch es of red earth a n d sm all b u sh es th a t stretched a s far as the eye could see, b u t Nancy knew th a t it was a vital link to th e outside world for the farm ers in the area. As she looked, a figure appeared a t the door of one of the buildings and waved u p a t them . The pilot tu rn ed the plane expertly an d they soon to.uched down on the line of h ard sand. They cam e to a stop by the largest building and Nancy stepped out. A wom an of perh ap s forty held o ut h er hand. “Hi. Welcome to C arter’s Cross. I’m Shelley.” Nancy looked at her. 187 Đóng góp PDF bởi GV. Nguyễn Thanh Tú WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/BOIDUONGHOAHOCQUYNHON WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/DAYKEM.QUYNHON .Q UY • She w as not u nattractive, although long h o u r s in h é .s u n were beginn in g . t o ' ta k e : th eir toll: an d she h ad a n u m b er of.vime&^ind wrinkles. ; Nancy w as surprised; t - see th á t her clothes were quite, fashionable, de~ • spite á bit of d u s t.• So iething in N ancy’s expression m u St have com m unicated itself to Shelley because she laughed an d said, “We’re not quite as backw ard a s you m ight think. This is th e 2 1 st century. Come on into the store.” NH ƠN WWW.DAYKEMQUYNHON.UCOZ.COM HƯ NG ĐẠ O TP They w ent inside while th e pilot checked his plane. The store w as well stocked w ith fanning equipm ent, tinned food an d clothes. An old m an w as cleaning the counter. He looked up w hen they entered an d then carried on w ith his ta sk w ithout catching .Nancy's eye. “Now, come on, D ad,” Shelley said. “We all know how you feel ab o u t them finding oil outside C arter’s Cross, b u t th a t’s no reaso n to be rude. This is Nancy Edw ards, from the university.” She tu rn e d to Nancy. “He’s stu ck in his ways. T hinks it’ll m ean the end of farm ing ro u n d here. Not su ch a bad thing, if you ask m e.” B TR ẦN “Well, nobody did ask you.” It was the old m an. “My granddad farm ed th is land, a n d so will my grandson.' I'm n o t having th is land turn ed into a great big ugly oil refinery.” He looked a t Nancy. “And I w on’t be bought off, eith er.” P2 +3 10 00 Nancy h ad heard from h er colleagues th a t th is kind of resistan ce ju s t disappeared w hen people realised quite w hat the find w as w orth and they happily packed up a n d headed for th e com forts of th e n ea rest city. She hoped this tim e would be no exception. A CẤ “I’m here to a sse ss th e environm ental im pact, Mr W illiam son,” Nancy said. “I have no intention of building any th ing.” The old m an looked a t h er and th e n walked to the door. He pointed out a t th e land. TO ÁN -L Í- HÓ “Environm ental im pact?” He shook his head. “W hat environm ent? It’s a baking desert a n d a person's got to work h a rd to m ake a living off sheep in a land like this. You a re n ’t going to find any endangered species out there, and so you 11 go back and write your rep ort and the oil com panies will move in. B ut there's one thing th a t 1 bet you d o n ’t m en tion in y our report. The village.” He looked o u t into the su n again. Nancy w as a little confused. There had been no m ention of a village in any of the inform ation she had read. “W hat village?” she asked. BỒ ID ƯỠ NG “There are ten farm s th a t rely on th is store. Together, they cover an area, of nearly 400 squ are kilom etres. And th ey ’re o u r neighbours. We . never m iss a birthday, or a wedding, or any o th er event. You’re going to destroy our. village.” Nancy could th in k of nothing to say. Shelley shrugged her shoulders. Nancy w andered back to th e plane to get h er equipm ent. 188 Đóng góp PDF bởi GV. Nguyễn Thanh Tú WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/BOIDUONGHOAHOCQUYNHON WWW.DAYKEMQUYNHON.UCOZ.COM WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/DAYKEM.QUYNHON NH ƠN 1. The buildings Nancy sees from the plane a r e _____ A. sm aller th a n she expected. B. very im portant to the local people, c . left em pty m ost of th e time. D. used to store farm ing equipm ent. Shelley laughs w hen she realises th a t N ancy _____ A. w asn ’t expecting her to be w earing new clothes. B. d id n ’ know th a t there would be so m uch dust. • t c . is usin g strange expressions. D. w ants to be invited into the building. ẦN HƯ NG 3. ĐẠ O TP .Q UY 2. The p hrase “take their toll” in paragraph 2 m eans t h a t _____ A. the su n h as improved Shelley’s appearance. B. Shelley enjoys spending time in the sun. c . Nancy and Shelley both find the su n too hot. D. the su n h a s dam aged Shelley’s skin. 10 00 B TR 4. The m an ignores Nancy a t first because he doesn’t _____ A. like m eeting new people. B. approve of w hat is happening, c . see h er behind Shelley. D. w ant h e r to see how u p set he is. A CẤ P2 +3 5. Nancy hopes th a t the old m an will change his m ind w h e n _____ A. he lea m s how comfortable the city is. B. he sees there is no point hiding his tru e feelings, c. he is offered enough m oney . D. she explains how im portant the find is. HÓ 6 . Mr W illiamson believes t h a t _____ BỒ ID ƯỠ NG TO ÁN -L Í- A. Nancy h a s no intention of doing h er job properly. B. the discovery of oil th reaten s the local wildlife. c . the oil com panies will ignore w hat Nancy tells them . D. there is no wildlife w orth saving in the area. 7. Nancy doesn’t u n d ersta n d Mr W illiamson’s reference to “the village” b e c a u s e _____ A. it covers a large area an d is never m arked on m aps. B. the oil com pany d id n’t give her all the relevant inform ation, c . h e ’s talking ab o u t relationships an d not a physical place. D. it’s a long way from w here they are. GLOSSARY - to circle (chim/ máy bay) lư n vòng quanh - farming equipment nông c - tinned food th c ph m ñong h p 189 Đóng góp PDF bởi GV. Nguyễn Thanh Tú WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/BOIDUONGHOAHOCQUYNHON

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