NAME: ________________________

Question Types


Start With


Question Limit

of 60 available terms

Advertisement Upgrade to remove ads

5 Written Questions

5 Matching Questions

  1. check
  2. chimerical
  3. cavil
  4. chafe
  5. chivalrous
  1. a quibble; complaint
    I respect your sensible criticisms, but I dislike the way you cavil about unimportant details.
  2. b warm by rubbing
    The collar chafed his neck.
  3. c fantastic; highly imaginative
    Poe's chimerical stories are sometimes too morbid for reading in bed.
  4. d courteous; faithful; brave; well-mannered
    chivalrous behavior involves noble words and good deeds.
  5. e 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."

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. vexation; disappointment
    Her refusal to go with us filled us with chagrin.
  2. 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.)
  3. mythical figure, half man and half horse
    I was particularly impressed by the statue of the centaur in the Roman Hall of the museum.
  4. 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.
  5. lizard that changes color in different situations
    Like the chameleon, he assumed the political coloration of every group he met.

5 True/False Questions

  1. censoriouscritical; captious; carping
    censorious people delight in casting blame.

          

  2. chastewarm by rubbing
    The collar chafed his neck.

          

  3. 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)

          

  4. ciliatedabstaining 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. charywarm by rubbing
    The collar chafed his neck.

          

Create Set