5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a collection; heap
It took weeks to assort the agglomeration of miscellaneous items she had collected on her trip.
- b flattery; blandishment (sự tâng bốc, sự xu nịnh)
The rock star thrived on the adulation of his groupies and yes-men.
- c attachment; addendum
I will entertain this concept as an adjunct to the main proposal.
- d abundance; wealth
Foreigners are amazed by the affluence and luxury of the American way of life.
Accustomed to being treated with respect, Miss Challoner was affronted by Vidal's offensive behavior.
- e solemn urging (lời thề); oath
Her adjuration to tell the truth did not change the witnesses' testimony.
5 Multiple choice questions
- nook; recess (hốc tường)
Though their apartment lacked a full-scale dining room, an alcove adjacent to the living room made an
adequate breakfast nook for the young couple.
- medieval chemistry (thuật giả kim)
The changing of baser metals into gold was the goal of the students of alchemy.
- refer indirectly
Try not to allude to this matter in his presence because the topic annoys him.
Wall paintings and carved statues adorned the temple.
- supplying nourishment
The alimentary canal in our bodies is so named because digestion of foods occurs there.
5 True/False questions
affix → shield; defense
Under the aegis of the Bill of Rights, we enjoy our most treasured freedoms.
addendum → items of business at a meeting
We had so much difficulty agreeing upon an agenda that there was very little time for the meeting.
advent → refer to; mention
Since you advert to this matter so frequently, you must regard it as important.
allegory → mixture as of metals
alloy of gold are used more frequently than the pure metal.
affirmation → confirmation
Despite Tom's affirmation of innocence, Aunt Polly still suspected he had eaten the pie.