5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- a vexation; disappointment
Her refusal to go with us filled us with chagrin.
- b 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)
- c universal; wide-ranging liberal, global, world-wide (rộng khắp)
He was extremely catholic in his taste and read everything he could find in the library.
- d machine that separates substances by whirling them
At the dairy, we employ a centrifuge to separate cream from milk.
- e heavenly, mundane
She spoke of the celestial joys that awaited virtuous souls in the hereafter.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- having minute hairs(có mao)
The paramecium is a ciliated, one-celled animal.
- implying a cause-and-effect relationship (thuộc nguyên nhân)
(The psychologist maintained there was a causal relationship between the nature of one's early childhood experiences and one's adult personality.)
- burning; sarcastically biting(1. ăn da 2. châm biếm (mockery = sarcasm n.)
The critic's caustic remarks angered the hapless actors who were the subjects of his sarcasm.
His flushed, angry face indicated a choleric nature.
- goblet; consecrated cup
In a small room adjoining the cathedral, many ornately decorated chalices made by the most famous European goldsmiths were on display.
5 True/False Questions
ceremonious → critical; captious; carping
censorious people delight in casting blame.
champion → lizard that changes color in different situations
Like the chameleon, he assumed the political coloration of every group he met.
chase → pure (trong trắng tinh khôi)
Her chaste and decorous garb (clothes) was appropriately selected for the solemnity (seriousness) of the occasion.
chassis → 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)
chivalrous → trickery, deception( sự ngụy biện bịp bợm)
Your deceitful tactics in this case are indications of chicanery.