5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- a supplying nourishment
The alimentary canal in our bodies is so named because digestion of foods occurs there.
- b urge; plead for
The abolitionists advocated freedom for the slaves.
- c mixture as of metals
alloy of gold are used more frequently than the pure metal.
- d relieve
This should alleviate the pain; if it does not, we shall have to use stronger drugs.
- e (n) correspondence; same; parallelism;
She felt an affinity with all who suffered; their pains were her pains.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- pertaining to land or its cultivation
As a result of its recent industrialization, the country is gradually losing its agrarian traditions.
- medieval chemistry (thuật giả kim)
The changing of baser metals into gold was the goal of the students of alchemy.
- accidental; casual
He found this adventitious meeting with his friend extremely fortunate.
- courteous; amiable; genial; cordial; good-tempered; congenial; sociable
Although he held a position of responsibility, he was an affable individual and could be reached by anyone with a complaint.
- (n) enthusiasm
He demonstrated his eagerness to serve by his alacrity in executing the orders of his master.
5 True/False Questions
adversary → negative
adverse circumstances compelled him to close his business.
allegory → state without proof
It is alleged that she had worked for the enemy.
adulation → flattery; blandishment (sự tâng bốc, sự xu nịnh)
The rock star thrived on the adulation of his groupies and yes-men.
affluence → refer indirectly
Try not to allude to this matter in his presence because the topic annoys him.
allay → calm; pacify
The crew tried to allay the fears of the passengers by announcing that the fire had been controlled.