5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a items of business at a meeting
We had so much difficulty agreeing upon an agenda that there was very little time for the meeting.
- 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.
- c connection; cooperation
His affiliation with the political party was of short duration for he soon disagreed with his colleagues.
- d refer to; mention
Since you advert to this matter so frequently, you must regard it as important.
- e opponent; enemy
Batman struggled to save Gotham City from the machinations of his wicked adversary, the Joker.
5 Multiple choice questions
- 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.
This should alleviate the pain; if it does not, we shall have to use stronger drugs.
- solemn urging (lời thề); oath
Her adjuration to tell the truth did not change the witnesses' testimony.
adverse circumstances compelled him to close his business.
- flattery; blandishment (sự tâng bốc, sự xu nịnh)
The rock star thrived on the adulation of his groupies and yes-men.
5 True/False questions
affinity → nimbleness
The agility of the acrobat amazed and thrilled the audience.
addendum → arrival (sự đến)
Most Americans were unaware of the advent of the Nuclear Age until the news of Hiroshima reached
adorn → decorate
Wall paintings and carved statues adorned the temple.
alliteration → collection; heap
It took weeks to assort the agglomeration of miscellaneous items she had collected on her trip.
adjunct → assistant
Though Wellington delegated many tasks to his chief adjutant, Lord Fitzroy Somerset, Somerset was in no doubt as to who made all major decisions.