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  1. caustic
  2. chary
  3. causal
  4. champion
  5. chaffing
  1. a 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.
  2. b cautious; sparing or restrained about giving, wary
    A prudent, thrifty New Englander, DeWitt was as chary of investing money in junk bonds as he was chary of paying people unnecessary compliments.
  3. c support, advocate militantly
    (Martin Luther King, Jr., won the Nobel Peace Prize because he championed the oppressed in their struggle for equality. militant a. hostile = aggressive)
  4. d implying 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.)
  5. e bantering; joking
    Sometimes his flippant and chaffing remarks annoy us.

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. warm by rubbing
    The collar chafed his neck.
  2. machine that separates substances by whirling them
    At the dairy, we employ a centrifuge to separate cream from milk.
  3. 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)
  4. private meeting of members of a party to select officers or determine policy (cuộc họp kín)
    (At the opening of Congress the members of the Democratic Party held a caucus to elect the majority leader of the House and the party whip.)
  5. radiating; departing from the center
    Many automatic drying machines remove excess moisture from clothing by centrifugal force.(ly tâm)

5 True/False Questions

  1. chauvinistblindly devoted patriot
    A chauvinist cannot recognize any faults in his country, no matter how flagrant they may be.

          

  2. chameleonsupport, advocate militantly
    (Martin Luther King, Jr., won the Nobel Peace Prize because he championed the oppressed in their struggle for equality. militant a. hostile = aggressive)

          

  3. centaurmythical figure, half man and half horse
    I was particularly impressed by the statue of the centaur in the Roman Hall of the museum.

          

  4. chassisframework and working parts of an automobile
    Examining the car after the accident, the owner discovered that the body had been ruined but that the chassis was unharmed.(khung gầm)

          

  5. caulkto 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.)

          

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