5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a story in which characters are used as symbols; fable
Pilgrim's Progress is an allegory of the temptations and victories of the human soul.
- b repetition of beginning sound in poetry
"The furrow followed free" is an example of alliteration.
- c attach or add on; fasten
First the registrar had to affix his signature to the license; then he had to affix his official seal.
- d 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.
- e sum; total
The aggregate wealth of this country is staggering to the imagination.
5 Multiple choice questions
- one who is skeptical of the existence of knowability of a god or any ultimate reality (thuyết k thể biết)
The agnostic demanded proof before she would accept the statement of the minister.
- warn; reprove
He admonished his listeners to change their wicked ways.
- state without proof
It is alleged that she had worked for the enemy.
- 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.
- attachment; addendum
I will entertain this concept as an adjunct to the main proposal.
5 True/False questions
alcove → 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.
affiliation → connection; cooperation
His affiliation with the political party was of short duration for he soon disagreed with his colleagues.
alloy → ardent; avid; eager (nóng lòng, háo hức)
We were all agog at the news that the celebrated movie star was giving up his career in order to enter a
monastery (tu viện)
advert → refer to; mention
Since you advert to this matter so frequently, you must regard it as important.
affluence → abundance; wealth
Foreigners are amazed by the affluence and luxury of the American way of life.
Accustomed to being treated with respect, Miss Challoner was affronted by Vidal's offensive behavior.