5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- a shield; defense
Under the aegis of the Bill of Rights, we enjoy our most treasured freedoms.
- b 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.
- c state without proof
It is alleged that she had worked for the enemy.
- d decorate
Wall paintings and carved statues adorned the temple.
- e 1.skillful; facile 2. agile (agility) easy; nimble (nhanh nhẩu, lẹ làng)
His adroit handling of the delicate situation pleased his employers.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- connection; cooperation
His affiliation with the political party was of short duration for he soon disagreed with his colleagues.
- refer indirectly
Try not to allude to this matter in his presence because the topic annoys him.
- mixture as of metals
alloy of gold are used more frequently than the pure metal.
- horrified (sốc)
He was aghast at the nerve of the speaker who had insulted his host.
- stir up; disturb (khuấy động)
Her fiery remarks agitated the already angry mob.
5 True/False Questions
alias → an assumed name
John Smith's alias was Bob Jones.
agglomeration → repetition of beginning sound in poetry
"The furrow followed free" is an example of alliteration.
alacrity → (n) correspondence; same; parallelism;
She felt an affinity with all who suffered; their pains were her pains.
advocate → urge; plead for
The abolitionists advocated freedom for the slaves.
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.