5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- a long established, as a disease
The doctors were finally able to attribute his chronic headaches and nausea(chứng ói mửa, vomit) to traces of formaldehyde gas in his apartment. (kinh niên)
- b burn with hot iron or caustic
In order to prevent infection, the doctor cauterized the wound.
- c angelic; innocent-looking
With her cheerful smile and rosy cheeks, she was a particularly cherubic child.
- d framework and working parts of an automobile
Examining the car after the accident, the owner discovered that the body had been ruined but that the chassis was unharmed.(khung gầm)
- e report; record (in chronological order)
The gossip columnist was paid to chronicle the latest escapades of the socially prominent celebrities.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- pure (trong trắng tinh khôi)
Her chaste and decorous garb (clothes) was appropriately selected for the solemnity (seriousness) of the occasion.
Mathematics problems sometimes require much cerebration.
- blindly devoted patriot
A chauvinist cannot recognize any faults in his country, no matter how flagrant they may be.
- curb;restrain;control (kiem che)
Thrusting out her arm, Grandma checked Bobby's lunge at his sister. "Young man," she said, "you'd better check your temper."
- in utter disorder
He tried to bring order into the chaotic state of affairs.
5 True/False Questions
cathartic → purgative (thuốc tẩy thuốc xổ)
Some drugs act as laxatives when taken in small doses but act as cathartics when taken in much larger doses.
centaur → overseer of morals; person who eliminates inappropriate matter(người kiểm duyệt)
Soldiers dislike having their mail read by a censor but understand the need for this precaution.
champion → support, advocate militantly
(Martin Luther King, Jr., won the Nobel Peace Prize because he championed the oppressed in their struggle for equality. militant a. hostile = aggressive)
choleric → vexation; disappointment
Her refusal to go with us filled us with chagrin.
ceremonious → critical; captious; carping
censorious people delight in casting blame.