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5 Matching questions

  1. affected
  2. allegory
  3. agog
  4. alimony
  5. agape
  1. a artificial; pretended; feigned
    His affected mannerisms irritated may of us who had known him before his promotion.
  2. b 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)
  3. c openmouthed (há hốc mồm)
    She stared, agape, at the many strange animals in the zoo.
  4. d 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. e 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.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. 1.skillful; facile 2. agile (agility) easy; nimble (nhanh nhẩu, lẹ làng)
    His adroit handling of the delicate situation pleased his employers.
  2. calm; pacify
    The crew tried to allay the fears of the passengers by announcing that the fire had been controlled.
  3. pertaining to land or its cultivation
    As a result of its recent industrialization, the country is gradually losing its agrarian traditions.
  4. make hostile; separate
    Her attempts to alienate the two friends failed because they had complete faith in each other.
  5. attachment; addendum
    I will entertain this concept as an adjunct to the main proposal.

5 True/False questions

  1. adventitiousrefer to; mention
    Since you advert to this matter so frequently, you must regard it as important.

          

  2. affableattach or add on; fasten
    First the registrar had to affix his signature to the license; then he had to affix his official seal.

          

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

          

  4. adverserefer to; mention
    Since you advert to this matter so frequently, you must regard it as important.

          

  5. adornmuddle; drive crazy; fuddle; befuddle; confound; confuse; bewilder
    This idiotic plan is confusing enough to addle anyone.