5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- a calamity
The Johnstown flood was a catastrophe.
- b glass water bottle
With each dinner, the patron receives a carafe of red or white wine.
- c malicious misrepresentation
He could endure his financial failure, but he could not bear the calumny that his foes heaped upon him.
- d slingshot; hurling machine
Airplanes are sometimes launched from battleships by catapults.
- e heat-producing
Coal is much more calorific than green wood.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- causing cancer
Many supposedly harmless substances have been revealed to be carcinogenic.
- drunken revel (cuộc chè chén)
The party degenerated into an ugly carousal.
- distortion; burlesque
buc biem hoa
- any ulcerous sore; any evil (bệnh viêm loét, mục nát)
Poverty is a canker in the body politic; it must be cured.
- frankness- probity - incorruptibility
5 True/False Questions
cascade → n. small waterfall
callow → youthful; immature
In that youthful movement, the leaders were only a little less callow than their immature followers.
cardinal → chief
If you want to increase your word power, the cardinal rule of vocabulary-building is to read.
carnal → small group of persons secretly united to promote their own interests
The cabal was defeated when its scheme was discovered.
cantankerous → ill-humored; irritable- irascible
Constantly complaining about his treatment and refusing to cooperate with the hospital staff, he was a