5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- a (vỏ trấu)
When you separate the wheat from the chaff, be sure you throw out the chaff.
- b speed; rapidity; velocity
Hamlet resented his mother's celerity in remarrying within a month after his father's death.
- c bantering; joking
Sometimes his flippant and chaffing remarks annoy us.
- d transfer; yield title to (nhượng lại)
I intend to cede this property to the city.
- e blindly devoted patriot
A chauvinist cannot recognize any faults in his country, no matter how flagrant they may be.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- abstaining from sexual intercourse; unmarried
Though the late Havelock Ellis wrote extensively about sexual customs and was considered an expert in such matters, recent studies maintain he was celibate throughout his life.(abstain: kiêng khem)
- in utter disorder
He tried to bring order into the chaotic state of affairs.
- warm by rubbing
The collar chafed his neck.
- pertaining to the brain or intellect(a. 1. thuộc não, thuộc suy nghĩ 2. intellectual
The content of philosophical works is cerebral in nature and requires much thought.)
- having minute hairs(có mao)
The paramecium is a ciliated, one-celled animal.
5 True/False Questions
cession → stopping
The workers threatened a cessation of all activities if their demands were not met.
chimerical → hot-tempered
His flushed, angry face indicated a choleric nature.
centigrade → denoting a widely used temperature scale (basically same as Celsius)
On the centigrade thermometer, the freezing point of water is zero degrees.(chia trăm độ, bách phân a.)
chasten chastise → purging or cleansing of any passage of the body(sự tẩy nhẹ)
Aristotle maintained that tragedy created a catharsis by purging the soul of base concepts.
chasm → curve; ornament a metal surface by indenting
With his hammer, he carefully chased an intricate design onto the surface of the chalice.(indent: khắc khía răng cưa)