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5 Matching questions

  1. chasten chastise
  2. chivalrous
  3. cathartic
  4. cavil
  5. chaste
  1. a pure (trong trắng tinh khôi)
    Her chaste and decorous garb (clothes) was appropriately selected for the solemnity (seriousness) of the occasion.
  2. b punish; chasten; discipline
    I must chastise you for this offense.
  3. c quibble; complaint
    I respect your sensible criticisms, but I dislike the way you cavil about unimportant details.
  4. d purgative (thuốc tẩy thuốc xổ)
    Some drugs act as laxatives when taken in small doses but act as cathartics when taken in much larger doses.
  5. e courteous; faithful; brave; well-mannered
    chivalrous behavior involves noble words and good deeds.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. vexation; disappointment
    Her refusal to go with us filled us with chagrin.
  2. implying a cause-and-effect relationship (thuộc nguyên nhân)
    (The psychologist maintained there was a causal relationship between the nature of one's early childhood experiences and one's adult personality.)
  3. mythical figure, half man and half horse
    I was particularly impressed by the statue of the centaur in the Roman Hall of the museum.
  4. fantastic; highly imaginative
    Poe's chimerical stories are sometimes too morbid for reading in bed.
  5. 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 True/False questions

  1. centrifugeRoman army officer
    Because he was in command of a company of one hundred soldiers, he was called a centurion.

          

  2. chaffingvexation; disappointment
    Her refusal to go with us filled us with chagrin.

          

  3. chasmcurve; ornament a metal surface by indenting
    With his hammer, he carefully chased an intricate design onto the surface of the chalice.(indent: khắc khía răng cưa)

          

  4. charismaabyss, hole, cavity, hollow, aperture
    They could not see the bottom of the chasm.

          

  5. causticburning; sarcastically biting(1. ăn da 2. châm biếm (mockery = sarcasm n.)
    The critic's caustic remarks angered the hapless actors who were the subjects of his sarcasm.

          

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