5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a denoting a widely used temperature scale (basically same as Celsius)
On the centigrade thermometer, the freezing point of water is zero degrees.(chia trăm độ, bách phân a.)
- b private meeting of members of a party to select officers or determine policy (cuộc họp kín)
(At the opening of Congress the members of the Democratic Party held a caucus to elect the majority leader of the House and the party whip.)
- c blindly devoted patriot
A chauvinist cannot recognize any faults in his country, no matter how flagrant they may be.
- d courteous; faithful; brave; well-mannered
chivalrous behavior involves noble words and good deeds.
- e 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.
5 Multiple choice questions
- yielding to another; ceding(sự nhượng lại)
The cession of Alaska to the United States is discussed in this chapter.
- warm by rubbing
The collar chafed his neck.
- fantastic; highly imaginative
Poe's chimerical stories are sometimes too morbid for reading in bed.
- in utter disorder
He tried to bring order into the chaotic state of affairs.
- 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)
5 True/False questions
chary → (vỏ trấu)
When you separate the wheat from the chaff, be sure you throw out the chaff.
chaffing → bantering; joking
Sometimes his flippant and chaffing remarks annoy us.
chasm → abyss, hole, cavity, hollow, aperture
They could not see the bottom of the chasm.
ceremonious → critical; captious; carping
censorious people delight in casting blame.
chase → curve; ornament a metal surface by indenting
With his hammer, he carefully chased an intricate design onto the surface of the chalice.(indent: khắc khía răng cưa)