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5 Matching questions

  1. affable
  2. advocate
  3. agog
  4. advert
  5. alacrity
  1. a courteous; amiable; genial; cordial; good-tempered; congenial; sociable
    Although he held a position of responsibility, he was an affable individual and could be reached by anyone with a complaint.
  2. b (n) enthusiasm
    He demonstrated his eagerness to serve by his alacrity in executing the orders of his master.
  3. c ardent; avid; eager (nóng lòng, háo hức)
    We were all agog at the news that the celebrated movie star was giving up his career in order to enter a
    monastery (tu viện)
  4. d refer to; mention
    Since you advert to this matter so frequently, you must regard it as important.
  5. e urge; plead for
    The abolitionists advocated freedom for the slaves.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. addition; appendix to book; adjunct
    Jane's editor approved her new comparative literature text but thought it would be even better with an
    addendum on recent developments in literary criticism.
  2. 1.skillful; facile 2. agile (agility) easy; nimble (nhanh nhẩu, lẹ làng)
    His adroit handling of the delicate situation pleased his employers.
  3. 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.
  4. solemn urging (lời thề); oath
    Her adjuration to tell the truth did not change the witnesses' testimony.
  5. story in which characters are used as symbols; fable
    Pilgrim's Progress is an allegory of the temptations and victories of the human soul.

5 True/False questions

  1. agapeopenmouthed (há hốc mồm)
    She stared, agape, at the many strange animals in the zoo.

          

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

          

  3. adulationsolemn urging (lời thề); oath
    Her adjuration to tell the truth did not change the witnesses' testimony.

          

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

          

  5. adjutantassistant
    Though Wellington delegated many tasks to his chief adjutant, Lord Fitzroy Somerset, Somerset was in no doubt as to who made all major decisions.