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  1. caustic
  2. chivalrous
  3. censorious
  4. cherubic
  5. caucus
  1. a angelic; innocent-looking
    With her cheerful smile and rosy cheeks, she was a particularly cherubic child.
  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 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.
  4. d critical; captious; carping
    censorious people delight in casting blame.
  5. e courteous; faithful; brave; well-mannered
    chivalrous behavior involves noble words and good deeds.

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. boorish; rude; insensitive; insensible; vulgar; coarse
    Dismayed by his churlish manners at the party, the girls vowed never to invite him again.
  2. 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)
  3. punish; chasten; discipline
    I must chastise you for this offense.
  4. lizard that changes color in different situations
    Like the chameleon, he assumed the political coloration of every group he met.
  5. thought
    Mathematics problems sometimes require much cerebration.

5 True/False Questions

  1. charismagoblet; consecrated cup
    In a small room adjoining the cathedral, many ornately decorated chalices made by the most famous European goldsmiths were on display.

          

  2. checkcurb;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. chasewarm by rubbing
    The collar chafed his neck.

          

  4. checkeredmarked by changes in fortune
    During his checkered career he had lived in palatial mansions and in dreary boardinghouses. (vừa thành công vừa thất bại)

          

  5. centurionRoman army officer
    Because he was in command of a company of one hundred soldiers, he was called a centurion.

          

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