5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a relieve
This should alleviate the pain; if it does not, we shall have to use stronger drugs.
- b solemn urging (lời thề); oath
Her adjuration to tell the truth did not change the witnesses' testimony.
- c calm; pacify
The crew tried to allay the fears of the passengers by announcing that the fire had been controlled.
- d attach or add on; fasten
First the registrar had to affix his signature to the license; then he had to affix his official seal.
- e payments make to an ex-spouse after divorce (tiền cấp dưỡng sau khi li dị)
Because Tony had supported Tina through medical school, on their divorce he asked the court to award
him $500 a month in alimony.
5 Multiple choice questions
- addition; appendix to book; adjunct
Jane's editor approved her new comparative literature text but thought it would be even better with an
addendum on recent developments in literary criticism.
- nook; recess (hốc tường)
Though their apartment lacked a full-scale dining room, an alcove adjacent to the living room made an
adequate breakfast nook for the young couple.
- state without proof
It is alleged that she had worked for the enemy.
- 1. (n) supporter; follower; advocate; backer; upholder; patron (a) sticky; viscous
In the wake of the scandal, the senator's one-time adherent quietly deserted him.
Wall paintings and carved statues adorned the temple.
5 True/False questions
advent → arrival (sự đến)
Most Americans were unaware of the advent of the Nuclear Age until the news of Hiroshima reached
agenda → openmouthed (há hốc mồm)
She stared, agape, at the many strange animals in the zoo.
affected → 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.
adjutant → attachment; addendum
I will entertain this concept as an adjunct to the main proposal.
adversary → opponent; enemy
Batman struggled to save Gotham City from the machinations of his wicked adversary, the Joker.