5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a angelic; innocent-looking
With her cheerful smile and rosy cheeks, she was a particularly cherubic child.
- b Roman army officer
Because he was in command of a company of one hundred soldiers, he was called a centurion.
- c pertaining 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.)
- d 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)
- e warm by rubbing
The collar chafed his neck.
5 Multiple choice questions
- fantastic; highly imaginative
Poe's chimerical stories are sometimes too morbid for reading in bed.
- tending toward the center
Does centripetal force or the force of gravity bring orbiting bodies to the earth's surface?(hướng tâm)
- (vỏ trấu)
When you separate the wheat from the chaff, be sure you throw out the chaff.
- framework 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)
- scold (la rầy)
Grandma began to chide Steven for his lying.
5 True/False questions
centrifuge → machine that separates substances by whirling them
At the dairy, we employ a centrifuge to separate cream from milk.
censor → 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.
chalice → goblet; consecrated cup
In a small room adjoining the cathedral, many ornately decorated chalices made by the most famous European goldsmiths were on display.
chronic → report; record (in chronological order)
The gossip columnist was paid to chronicle the latest escapades of the socially prominent celebrities.
check → to 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.)