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5 Matching questions

  1. capricious
  2. callous
  3. categorical
  4. captious; carping
  5. capitulate
  1. a fickle; incalculable
    The storm was capricious and changed course constantly.
  2. b surrender
    The enemy was warned to capitulate or face annihilation.
  3. c faultfinding; carping, critical, hypercritical, overcritical
    His criticisms were always captious and frivolous, never offering constructive suggestions.
  4. d hardened; unfeeling; heartless
    (He had worked in the hospital for so many years that he was callous to the suffering in the wards.)
  5. e without exceptions; unqualified; absolute
    Though the captain claimed he was never, never sick at sea, he finally qualified his categorical denial; he
    was hardly ever sick at sea.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. small group of persons secretly united to promote their own interests
    The cabal was defeated when its scheme was discovered.
  2. beautiful writing; excellent penmanship
    As we examine ancient manuscripts, we became impressed with the calligraphy of the scribes.
  3. like a corpse; pale
    From his cadaverous appearance, we could see how the disease had ravaged him.
  4. division of a long poem
    Dante's poetic masterpiece The Divine Comedy is divided into cantos.
  5. set of bells capable of being played
    The carillon in the bell tower of the Coca-Cola pavilion at the New York World's Fair provided musical
    entertainment every hour.

5 True/False questions

  1. carnagefleshly
    thuoc xac thit, thuoc nhuc duc

          

  2. catalystdeluge; upheaval. bien dong lon

          

  3. caratsmall group of persons secretly united to promote their own interests
    The cabal was defeated when its scheme was discovered.

          

  4. canterany ulcerous sore; any evil (bệnh viêm loét, mục nát)
    Poverty is a canker in the body politic; it must be cured.

          

  5. cantpious phraseology; jargon of criminals
    (Angry that the president had slashed the education budget, we dismissed his speech on the importance of education as mere cant. lời đạo đức giả)

          

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