5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a whim
She was an unpredictable creature, acting on caprice, never taking thought of the consequences.
- b destruction of life (sự tàn sát)
The carnage that can be caused by atomic warfare adds to the responsibilities of our statesmen.
- c chief
If you want to increase your word power, the cardinal rule of vocabulary-building is to read.
- d determine or seek opinions, votes, etc.
van dong bau cu
- e shell or jewel carved in relief do trang suc da cham
5 Multiple choice questions
- great waterfall
- rhythmic rise and fall (of words or sounds); beat
Marching down the road, the troops sang out, following the cadence set by the sergeant.
- disaster; misery
As news of the calamity spread, offers of relief poured in to the stricken community.
- division of a long poem
Dante's poetic masterpiece The Divine Comedy is divided into cantos.
- fault-finding; captious; critical
(Welcoming constructive criticism, Lexy appreciated her editor's comments, finding them free of carping.)
5 True/False questions
camaraderie → good-fellowship-friendship
calumny → a 1.shrewd, smart;2. thrifty
capitulate → surrender
The enemy was warned to capitulate or face annihilation.
casualty → one of the hereditary classes in Hindu society, social stratification; prestige (giai cấp)
(The differences created by caste in India must be wiped out if true democracy is to prevail in that country.)
carillon → set of bells capable of being played
The carillon in the bell tower of the Coca-Cola pavilion at the New York World's Fair provided musical
entertainment every hour.