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  1. censor
  2. ciliated
  3. chary
  4. chagrin
  5. chimerical
  1. a 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.
  2. b cautious; sparing or restrained about giving, wary
    A prudent, thrifty New Englander, DeWitt was as chary of investing money in junk bonds as he was chary of paying people unnecessary compliments.
  3. c fantastic; highly imaginative
    Poe's chimerical stories are sometimes too morbid for reading in bed.
  4. d having minute hairs(có mao)
    The paramecium is a ciliated, one-celled animal.
  5. e vexation; disappointment
    Her refusal to go with us filled us with chagrin.

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. 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. 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.)
  3. denoting a widely used temperature scale (basically same as Celsius)
    On the centigrade thermometer, the freezing point of water is zero degrees.(chia trăm độ, bách phân a.)
  4. casual and offhand; arrogant; presumptuous; impudent
    Sensitive about having her ideas taken lightly, Marcia felt insulted by Mark's cavalier dismissal of her suggestion.
  5. marked 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 True/False Questions

  1. ceremoniousmarked by formality (chuộng nghi thức, kiểu cách)
    Ordinary dress would be in appropriate at so ceremonious an affair.

          

  2. cherubichot-tempered
    His flushed, angry face indicated a choleric nature.

          

  3. chasmabyss, hole, cavity, hollow, aperture
    They could not see the bottom of the chasm.

          

  4. causticburning; 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.

          

  5. centripetaltending toward the center
    Does centripetal force or the force of gravity bring orbiting bodies to the earth's surface?(hướng tâm)

          

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