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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. allay
  2. aegis
  3. adulation
  4. affinity
  5. alimony
  1. a shield; defense
    Under the aegis of the Bill of Rights, we enjoy our most treasured freedoms.
  2. b payments make to an ex-spouse after divorce (tiền cấp dưỡng sau khi li dị)
    Because Tony had supported Tina through medical school, on their divorce he asked the court to award
    him $500 a month in alimony.
  3. c (n) correspondence; same; parallelism;
    She felt an affinity with all who suffered; their pains were her pains.
  4. d calm; pacify
    The crew tried to allay the fears of the passengers by announcing that the fire had been controlled.
  5. e flattery; blandishment (sự tâng bốc, sự xu nịnh)
    The rock star thrived on the adulation of his groupies and yes-men.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. attachment; addendum
    I will entertain this concept as an adjunct to the main proposal.
  2. mixture as of metals
    alloy of gold are used more frequently than the pure metal.
  3. intensify; amplify; enlarge; elevate; escalate (đất đai, quyền lực)
    The history of the past quarter century illustrates how a President may aggrandize his power to act
    aggressively in international affairs without considering the wishes of Congress.
  4. 1.skillful; facile 2. agile (agility) easy; nimble (nhanh nhẩu, lẹ làng)
    His adroit handling of the delicate situation pleased his employers.
  5. written statement made under oath (bản khai có tuyên thệ)
    The court refused to accept his statement unless he presented it in the form of an affidavit.

5 True/False questions

  1. adventitiousaccidental; casual
    He found this adventitious meeting with his friend extremely fortunate.


  2. allegerefer indirectly
    Try not to allude to this matter in his presence because the topic annoys him.


  3. adversaryopponent; enemy
    Batman struggled to save Gotham City from the machinations of his wicked adversary, the Joker.


  4. aliasan assumed name
    John Smith's alias was Bob Jones.


  5. alimentarymake hostile; separate
    Her attempts to alienate the two friends failed because they had complete faith in each other.