5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a nimbleness
The agility of the acrobat amazed and thrilled the audience.
- b solemn urging (lời thề); oath
Her adjuration to tell the truth did not change the witnesses' testimony.
- c items of business at a meeting
We had so much difficulty agreeing upon an agenda that there was very little time for the meeting.
- d pertaining to land or its cultivation
As a result of its recent industrialization, the country is gradually losing its agrarian traditions.
- e mixture as of metals
alloy of gold are used more frequently than the pure metal.
5 Multiple choice questions
adverse circumstances compelled him to close his business.
- stir up; disturb (khuấy động)
Her fiery remarks agitated the already angry mob.
- flattery; blandishment (sự tâng bốc, sự xu nịnh)
The rock star thrived on the adulation of his groupies and yes-men.
- refer indirectly
Try not to allude to this matter in his presence because the topic annoys him.
- supplying nourishment
The alimentary canal in our bodies is so named because digestion of foods occurs there.
5 True/False questions
aghast → an assumed name
John Smith's alias was Bob Jones.
adventitious → accidental; casual
He found this adventitious meeting with his friend extremely fortunate.
agglomeration → repetition of beginning sound in poetry
"The furrow followed free" is an example of alliteration.
advert → arrival (sự đến)
Most Americans were unaware of the advent of the Nuclear Age until the news of Hiroshima reached
admonish → warn; reprove
He admonished his listeners to change their wicked ways.