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yennhiik
21-06-2016, 10:45 AM
1. It always ......... me as odd that Joe should go off to work so late in the day.
A. hit
B. knocked
C. struck
D. smacked
2. The magician was a master of ........ and could fool any audience.
A. illusion
B. hallucination
C. delusion
D. miracle
3. I'm afraid you've caught me on the ...... I wasn't expecting you until this afternoon.
A. hop
B. stove
C. grapevine
D. spot
Chon va giai thich giup em luon nhe. thks

LHX
22-06-2016, 12:28 AM
1. It always ......... me as odd that Joe should go off to work so late in the day.
A. hit
B. knocked
C. struck
D. smacked
2. The magician was a master of ........ and could fool any audience.
A. illusion
B. hallucination
C. delusion
D. miracle
3. I'm afraid you've caught me on the ...... I wasn't expecting you until this afternoon.
A. hop
B. stove
C. grapevine
D. spot
Chon va giai thich giup em luon nhe. thks

1. It always struck me as odd that Joe should go off to work so late in the day.
A. hit
B. knocked
C. struck (past tense of "strike")
D. smacked

In this context, "strike" is used as a transitive verb, and it has the following relevant meaning (from the OALD)=>

to give somebody a particular impression

strike somebody (as something)

His reaction struck me as odd. => identical syntax as the test question

How does the idea strike you?

She strikes me as a very efficient person.

it strikes somebody that… It strikes me that nobody is really in favor of the changes.

2. The magician was a master of illusion and could fool any audience.

A. illusion

[countable] something that seems to exist but in fact does not, or seems to be something that it is not

Mirrors in a room often give an illusion of space.

The idea of absolute personal freedom is an illusion.
B. hallucination
C. delusion
D. miracle

3. I'm afraid you've caught me on the spot. I wasn't expecting you until this afternoon.
A. hop
B. stove
C. grapevine
D. spot

on the spot at the actual place where something is happening

An ambulance was on the spot within minutes.

an on-the-spot report

you've caught me on the spot. => you have found me at the actual place where I should be.

yennhiik
22-06-2016, 08:14 AM
câu 3 A mới đúg bn, catch sb on the hop ḿh mới tra đc