5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a negative
adverse circumstances compelled him to close his business.
- b 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.
- c state without proof
It is alleged that she had worked for the enemy.
- d 1.skillful; facile 2. agile (agility) easy; nimble (nhanh nhẩu, lẹ làng)
His adroit handling of the delicate situation pleased his employers.
- e (n) enthusiasm
He demonstrated his eagerness to serve by his alacrity in executing the orders of his master.
5 Multiple choice questions
- sum; total
The aggregate wealth of this country is staggering to the imagination.
This should alleviate the pain; if it does not, we shall have to use stronger drugs.
- urge; plead for
The abolitionists advocated freedom for the slaves.
- 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.
Despite Tom's affirmation of innocence, Aunt Polly still suspected he had eaten the pie.
5 True/False questions
agility → stir up; disturb (khuấy động)
Her fiery remarks agitated the already angry mob.
addendum → items of business at a meeting
We had so much difficulty agreeing upon an agenda that there was very little time for the meeting.
aghast → horrified (sốc)
He was aghast at the nerve of the speaker who had insulted his host.
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.
aegis → shield; defense
Under the aegis of the Bill of Rights, we enjoy our most treasured freedoms.