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5 Matching questions

  1. cerebration
  2. cathartic
  3. caustic
  4. ceremonious
  5. chide
  1. a 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.
  2. b 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.
  3. c marked by formality (chuộng nghi thức, kiểu cách)
    Ordinary dress would be in appropriate at so ceremonious an affair.
  4. d thought
    Mathematics problems sometimes require much cerebration.
  5. e scold (la rầy)
    Grandma began to chide Steven for his lying.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. 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)
  2. warm by rubbing
    The collar chafed his neck.
  3. 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.
  4. burn with hot iron or caustic
    In order to prevent infection, the doctor cauterized the wound.
  5. abstaining from sexual intercourse; unmarried
    Though the late Havelock Ellis wrote extensively about sexual customs and was considered an expert in such matters, recent studies maintain he was celibate throughout his life.(abstain: kiêng khem)

5 True/False questions

  1. caucusprivate 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.)

          

  2. cessionstopping
    The workers threatened a cessation of all activities if their demands were not met.

          

  3. chaoticburning; 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.

          

  4. chicanerytrickery, deception( sự ngụy biện bịp bợm)
    Your deceitful tactics in this case are indications of chicanery.

          

  5. chasten chastiseframework 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)

          

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