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  1. chagrin
  2. centrifuge
  3. caustic
  4. caucus
  5. censor
  1. a 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.
  2. 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.)
  3. c 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.
  4. d machine that separates substances by whirling them
    At the dairy, we employ a centrifuge to separate cream from milk.
  5. e vexation; disappointment
    Her refusal to go with us filled us with chagrin.

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. divine gift; great popular charm or appeal (uy tín)
    Political commentators have deplored the importance of a candidate's charisma in these days of television campaigning.
  2. speed; rapidity; velocity
    Hamlet resented his mother's celerity in remarrying within a month after his father's death.
  3. having minute hairs(có mao)
    The paramecium is a ciliated, one-celled animal.
  4. mythical figure, half man and half horse
    I was particularly impressed by the statue of the centaur in the Roman Hall of the museum.
  5. transfer; yield title to (nhượng lại)
    I intend to cede this property to the city.

5 True/False Questions

  1. cauterizeRoman army officer
    Because he was in command of a company of one hundred soldiers, he was called a centurion.

          

  2. causalquibble; complaint
    I respect your sensible criticisms, but I dislike the way you cavil about unimportant details.

          

  3. chafewarm by rubbing
    The collar chafed his neck.

          

  4. churlishdivine gift; great popular charm or appeal (uy tín)
    Political commentators have deplored the importance of a candidate's charisma in these days of television campaigning.

          

  5. cholericuniversal; wide-ranging liberal, global, world-wide (rộng khắp)
    He was extremely catholic in his taste and read everything he could find in the library.

          

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