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  1. celestial
  2. caucus
  3. charisma
  4. choleric
  5. cede
  1. a heavenly, mundane
    She spoke of the celestial joys that awaited virtuous souls in the hereafter.
  2. b divine gift; great popular charm or appeal (uy tín)
    Political commentators have deplored the importance of a candidate's charisma in these days of television campaigning.
  3. c hot-tempered
    His flushed, angry face indicated a choleric nature.
  4. d 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. e transfer; yield title to (nhượng lại)
    I intend to cede this property to the city.

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. quack; pretender to knowledge
    When they realized that the Wizard didn't know how to get them back to Kansas, Dorothy and her friends were sure they'd been duped by a charlatan.
  2. burn with hot iron or caustic
    In order to prevent infection, the doctor cauterized the wound.
  3. blindly devoted patriot
    A chauvinist cannot recognize any faults in his country, no matter how flagrant they may be.
  4. vexation; disappointment
    Her refusal to go with us filled us with chagrin.
  5. 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.

5 True/False Questions

  1. cavilimplying 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. censoriousRoman army officer
    Because he was in command of a company of one hundred soldiers, he was called a centurion.

          

  3. chaoticlong established, as a disease
    The doctors were finally able to attribute his chronic headaches and nausea(chứng ói mửa, vomit) to traces of formaldehyde gas in his apartment. (kinh niên)

          

  4. cessationstopping
    The workers threatened a cessation of all activities if their demands were not met.

          

  5. catharticpurging 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.

          

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