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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. chaff
  2. ceremonious
  3. cathartic
  4. caucus
  5. centigrade
  1. a (vỏ trấu)
    When you separate the wheat from the chaff, be sure you throw out the chaff.
  2. b 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.)
  3. c purgative (thuốc tẩy thuốc xổ)
    Some drugs act as laxatives when taken in small doses but act as cathartics when taken in much larger doses.
  4. d marked by formality (chuộng nghi thức, kiểu cách)
    Ordinary dress would be in appropriate at so ceremonious an affair.
  5. e 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.)

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. lizard that changes color in different situations
    Like the chameleon, he assumed the political coloration of every group he met.
  2. 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."
  3. critical; captious; carping
    censorious people delight in casting blame.
  4. report; record (in chronological order)
    The gossip columnist was paid to chronicle the latest escapades of the socially prominent celebrities.
  5. transfer; yield title to (nhượng lại)
    I intend to cede this property to the city.

5 True/False questions

  1. caulkquibble; complaint
    I respect your sensible criticisms, but I dislike the way you cavil about unimportant details.

          

  2. celerityspeed; rapidity; velocity
    Hamlet resented his mother's celerity in remarrying within a month after his father's death.

          

  3. centripetalradiating; departing from the center
    Many automatic drying machines remove excess moisture from clothing by centrifugal force.(ly tâm)

          

  4. cerebrationpertaining 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.)

          

  5. chasten chastisediscipline; punish; chastise in order to correct
    Whom God loves, God chastens.

          

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