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5 Matching Questions

  1. addle
  2. alias
  3. alcove
  4. alloy
  5. affable
  1. a mixture as of metals
    alloy of gold are used more frequently than the pure metal.
  2. b muddle; drive crazy; fuddle; befuddle; confound; confuse; bewilder
    This idiotic plan is confusing enough to addle anyone.
  3. c 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.
  4. d an assumed name
    John Smith's alias was Bob Jones.
  5. e 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.

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. stir up; disturb (khuấy động)
    Her fiery remarks agitated the already angry mob.
  2. intensify; amplify; enlarge; elevate; escalate (đất đai, quyền lực)
    The history of the past quarter century illustrates how a President may aggrandize his power to act
    aggressively in international affairs without considering the wishes of Congress.
  3. refer indirectly
    Try not to allude to this matter in his presence because the topic annoys him.
  4. medieval chemistry (thuật giả kim)
    The changing of baser metals into gold was the goal of the students of alchemy.
  5. attach or add on; fasten
    First the registrar had to affix his signature to the license; then he had to affix his official seal.

5 True/False Questions

  1. adjurationsolemn urging (lời thề); oath
    Her adjuration to tell the truth did not change the witnesses' testimony.

          

  2. addendumaddition; 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.

          

  3. agapeardent; 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)

          

  4. agendaardent; 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)

          

  5. adjunctattachment; addendum
    I will entertain this concept as an adjunct to the main proposal.

          

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