5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- a overseer of morals; person who eliminates inappropriate matter(người kiểm duyệt)
Soldiers dislike having their mail read by a censor but understand the need for this precaution.
- b 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."
- c abyss, hole, cavity, hollow, aperture
They could not see the bottom of the chasm.
- d critical; captious; carping
censorious people delight in casting blame.
- e casual and offhand; arrogant; presumptuous; impudent
Sensitive about having her ideas taken lightly, Marcia felt insulted by Mark's cavalier dismissal of her suggestion.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- radiating; departing from the center
Many automatic drying machines remove excess moisture from clothing by centrifugal force.(ly tâm)
- 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.
- transfer; yield title to (nhượng lại)
I intend to cede this property to the city.
- blindly devoted patriot
A chauvinist cannot recognize any faults in his country, no matter how flagrant they may be.
- yielding to another; ceding(sự nhượng lại)
The cession of Alaska to the United States is discussed in this chapter.
5 True/False Questions
chameleon → lizard that changes color in different situations
Like the chameleon, he assumed the political coloration of every group he met.
chase → 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)
choleric → angelic; innocent-looking
With her cheerful smile and rosy cheeks, she was a particularly cherubic child.
chaotic → pure (trong trắng tinh khôi)
Her chaste and decorous garb (clothes) was appropriately selected for the solemnity (seriousness) of the occasion.
choreography → art of dancing
Martha Graham introduced a form of choreography that seemed awkward and alien to those who had
been brought up on classic ballet.