5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- a openmouthed (há hốc mồm)
She stared, agape, at the many strange animals in the zoo.
- b (n) correspondence; same; parallelism;
She felt an affinity with all who suffered; their pains were her pains.
- c addition; 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.
- d flattery; blandishment (sự tâng bốc, sự xu nịnh)
The rock star thrived on the adulation of his groupies and yes-men.
- e solemn urging (lời thề); oath
Her adjuration to tell the truth did not change the witnesses' testimony.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
Despite Tom's affirmation of innocence, Aunt Polly still suspected he had eaten the pie.
- connection; cooperation
His affiliation with the political party was of short duration for he soon disagreed with his colleagues.
- refer to; mention
Since you advert to this matter so frequently, you must regard it as important.
This should alleviate the pain; if it does not, we shall have to use stronger drugs.
- horrified (sốc)
He was aghast at the nerve of the speaker who had insulted his host.
5 True/False Questions
aegis → shield; defense
Under the aegis of the Bill of Rights, we enjoy our most treasured freedoms.
alimony → payments make to an ex-spouse after divorce (tiền cấp dưỡng sau khi li dị)
Because Tony had supported Tina through medical school, on their divorce he asked the court to award
him $500 a month in alimony.
admonish → 1.skillful; facile 2. agile (agility) easy; nimble (nhanh nhẩu, lẹ làng)
His adroit handling of the delicate situation pleased his employers.
alienate → make hostile; separate
Her attempts to alienate the two friends failed because they had complete faith in each other.
aggregate → sum; total
The aggregate wealth of this country is staggering to the imagination.