5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a coax; wheedle (dỗ ngọt để ai đó làm lợi cho bản thân)
I will not be cajoled into granting your wish.
- b whim
She was an unpredictable creature, acting on caprice, never taking thought of the consequences.
- c calamity
The Johnstown flood was a catastrophe.
- d determine or seek opinions, votes, etc.
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- e map-maker
Though not a professional cartographer, Tolkien was able to construct a map of the fictional world.
5 Multiple choice questions
- ill-humored; irritable- irascible
Constantly complaining about his treatment and refusing to cooperate with the hospital staff, he was a
- disaster; misery
As news of the calamity spread, offers of relief poured in to the stricken community.
- ability; capacity
A man of such caliber should not be assigned such menial tasks.
- fault-finding; captious; critical
(Welcoming constructive criticism, Lexy appreciated her editor's comments, finding them free of carping.)
- agent that brings about a chemical change while it remains unaffected and unchanged
Many chemical reactions cannot take place without the presence of a catalyst.
5 True/False questions
cant → pious 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)
canker → n v. gallop
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callow → youthful; immature
In that youthful movement, the leaders were only a little less callow than their immature followers.
carafe → glass water bottle
With each dinner, the patron receives a carafe of red or white wine.
carat → small group of persons secretly united to promote their own interests
The cabal was defeated when its scheme was discovered.