5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- a 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.
- b (vỏ trấu)
When you separate the wheat from the chaff, be sure you throw out the chaff.
- c vexation; disappointment
Her refusal to go with us filled us with chagrin.
- d machine that separates substances by whirling them
At the dairy, we employ a centrifuge to separate cream from milk.
- e abyss, hole, cavity, hollow, aperture
They could not see the bottom of the chasm.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- report; record (in chronological order)
The gossip columnist was paid to chronicle the latest escapades of the socially prominent celebrities.
- fantastic; highly imaginative
Poe's chimerical stories are sometimes too morbid for reading in bed.
Mathematics problems sometimes require much cerebration.
- tending toward the center
Does centripetal force or the force of gravity bring orbiting bodies to the earth's surface?(hướng tâm)
- 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
chronic → long 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)
cerebral → heavenly, mundane
She spoke of the celestial joys that awaited virtuous souls in the hereafter.
ceremonious → marked by formality (chuộng nghi thức, kiểu cách)
Ordinary dress would be in appropriate at so ceremonious an affair.
chauvinist → bantering; joking
Sometimes his flippant and chaffing remarks annoy us.
chalice → curve; ornament a metal surface by indenting
With his hammer, he carefully chased an intricate design onto the surface of the chalice.(indent: khắc khía răng cưa)