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  1. chasten chastise
  2. cavalcade
  3. ceremonious
  4. chaffing
  5. caulk
  1. a discipline; punish; chastise in order to correct
    Whom God loves, God chastens.
  2. b marked by formality (chuộng nghi thức, kiểu cách)
    Ordinary dress would be in appropriate at so ceremonious an affair.
  3. c procession; parade (đoàn diễu hành)
    As described by Chaucer, the cavalcade of Canterbury pilgrims was motley group.
  4. d bantering; joking
    Sometimes his flippant and chaffing remarks annoy us.
  5. e to make watertight (by plugging seams) (hàn,bít chỗ hở) (When water from the shower leaked into the basement, we knew it was time to caulk the tiles at the edges of the shower stall.)

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. 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.)
  2. speed; rapidity; velocity
    Hamlet resented his mother's celerity in remarrying within a month after his father's death.
  3. report; record (in chronological order)
    The gossip columnist was paid to chronicle the latest escapades of the socially prominent celebrities.
  4. curb;restrain;control (kiem che)
    Thrusting out her arm, Grandma checked Bobby's lunge at his sister. "Young man," she said, "you'd better check your temper."
  5. burning; sarcastically biting(1. ăn da 2. châm biếm (mockery = sarcasm n.)
    The critic's caustic remarks angered the hapless actors who were the subjects of his sarcasm.

5 True/False questions

  1. causalimplying a cause-and-effect relationship (thuộc nguyên nhân)
    (The psychologist maintained there was a causal relationship between the nature of one's early childhood experiences and one's adult personality.)

          

  2. cedetransfer; yield title to (nhượng lại)
    I intend to cede this property to the city.

          

  3. charlatangoblet; consecrated cup
    In a small room adjoining the cathedral, many ornately decorated chalices made by the most famous European goldsmiths were on display.

          

  4. chivalrousprocession; parade (đoàn diễu hành)
    As described by Chaucer, the cavalcade of Canterbury pilgrims was motley group.

          

  5. cauterizeburn with hot iron or caustic
    In order to prevent infection, the doctor cauterized the wound.

          

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