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5 Matching questions

  1. catharsis
  2. celestial
  3. chide
  4. celibate
  5. choreography
  1. a abstaining from sexual intercourse; unmarried
    Though the late Havelock Ellis wrote extensively about sexual customs and was considered an expert in such matters, recent studies maintain he was celibate throughout his life.(abstain: kiêng khem)
  2. b art of dancing
    Martha Graham introduced a form of choreography that seemed awkward and alien to those who had
    been brought up on classic ballet.
  3. c scold (la rầy)
    Grandma began to chide Steven for his lying.
  4. d purging or cleansing of any passage of the body(sự tẩy nhẹ)
    Aristotle maintained that tragedy created a catharsis by purging the soul of base concepts.
  5. e heavenly, mundane
    She spoke of the celestial joys that awaited virtuous souls in the hereafter.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. mythical figure, half man and half horse
    I was particularly impressed by the statue of the centaur in the Roman Hall of the museum.
  2. framework and working parts of an automobile
    Examining the car after the accident, the owner discovered that the body had been ruined but that the chassis was unharmed.(khung gầm)
  3. procession; parade (đoàn diễu hành)
    As described by Chaucer, the cavalcade of Canterbury pilgrims was motley group.
  4. universal; wide-ranging liberal, global, world-wide (rộng khắp)
    He was extremely catholic in his taste and read everything he could find in the library.
  5. report; record (in chronological order)
    The gossip columnist was paid to chronicle the latest escapades of the socially prominent celebrities.

5 True/False questions

  1. chasten chastisepurgative (thuốc tẩy thuốc xổ)
    Some drugs act as laxatives when taken in small doses but act as cathartics when taken in much larger doses.

          

  2. centrifugeradiating; departing from the center
    Many automatic drying machines remove excess moisture from clothing by centrifugal force.(ly tâm)

          

  3. chaffwarm by rubbing
    The collar chafed his neck.

          

  4. cauterizeburn with hot iron or caustic
    In order to prevent infection, the doctor cauterized the wound.

          

  5. championlizard that changes color in different situations
    Like the chameleon, he assumed the political coloration of every group he met.