5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- a flattery; blandishment (sự tâng bốc, sự xu nịnh)
The rock star thrived on the adulation of his groupies and yes-men.
- b (n) correspondence; same; parallelism;
She felt an affinity with all who suffered; their pains were her pains.
- c relieve
This should alleviate the pain; if it does not, we shall have to use stronger drugs.
- d decorate
Wall paintings and carved statues adorned the temple.
- e warn; reprove
He admonished his listeners to change their wicked ways.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- an assumed name
John Smith's alias was Bob Jones.
- make hostile; separate
Her attempts to alienate the two friends failed because they had complete faith in each other.
- attachment; addendum
I will entertain this concept as an adjunct to the main proposal.
- items of business at a meeting
We had so much difficulty agreeing upon an agenda that there was very little time for the meeting.
- muddle; drive crazy; fuddle; befuddle; confound; confuse; bewilder
This idiotic plan is confusing enough to addle anyone.
5 True/False Questions
adventitious → solemn urging (lời thề); oath
Her adjuration to tell the truth did not change the witnesses' testimony.
alloy → calm; pacify
The crew tried to allay the fears of the passengers by announcing that the fire had been controlled.
alimony → mixture as of metals
alloy of gold are used more frequently than the pure metal.
affirmation → connection; cooperation
His affiliation with the political party was of short duration for he soon disagreed with his colleagues.
affected → artificial; pretended; feigned
His affected mannerisms irritated may of us who had known him before his promotion.