5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- a title; chapter heading; text under illustration
I find the captions that accompany these cartoons very clever and humorous.
- b 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.
- c destruction of life (sự tàn sát)
The carnage that can be caused by atomic warfare adds to the responsibilities of our statesmen.
- d chief
If you want to increase your word power, the cardinal rule of vocabulary-building is to read.
- e like a corpse; pale
From his cadaverous appearance, we could see how the disease had ravaged him.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- rhythmic rise and fall (of words or sounds); beat
Marching down the road, the troops sang out, following the cadence set by the sergeant.
- fickle; incalculable
The storm was capricious and changed course constantly.
- causing cancer
Many supposedly harmless substances have been revealed to be carcinogenic.
- coax; wheedle (dỗ ngọt để ai đó làm lợi cho bản thân)
I will not be cajoled into granting your wish.
The lion is a carnivorous animal.
5 True/False Questions
cadaver → ability; capacity
A man of such caliber should not be assigned such menial tasks.
canny → 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)
candor → frankness- probity - incorruptibility
cantata → story set to music, to be sung by a chorus
The choral society sang the new cantata composed by its leader.
calorific → whim
She was an unpredictable creature, acting on caprice, never taking thought of the consequences.