5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a attachment; addendum
I will entertain this concept as an adjunct to the main proposal.
- b arrival (sự đến)
Most Americans were unaware of the advent of the Nuclear Age until the news of Hiroshima reached
- c (n) enthusiasm
He demonstrated his eagerness to serve by his alacrity in executing the orders of his master.
- d nimbleness
The agility of the acrobat amazed and thrilled the audience.
- e 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)
5 Multiple choice questions
- calm; pacify
The crew tried to allay the fears of the passengers by announcing that the fire had been controlled.
- openmouthed (há hốc mồm)
She stared, agape, at the many strange animals in the zoo.
- mixture as of metals
alloy of gold are used more frequently than the pure metal.
- 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.
- accidental; casual
He found this adventitious meeting with his friend extremely fortunate.
5 True/False questions
advocate → urge; plead for
The abolitionists advocated freedom for the slaves.
aegis → attach or add on; fasten
First the registrar had to affix his signature to the license; then he had to affix his official seal.
affirmation → connection; cooperation
His affiliation with the political party was of short duration for he soon disagreed with his colleagues.
agrarian → pertaining to land or its cultivation
As a result of its recent industrialization, the country is gradually losing its agrarian traditions.
adverse → refer to; mention
Since you advert to this matter so frequently, you must regard it as important.