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5 Matching questions

  1. chasten chastise
  2. chide
  3. churlish
  4. celestial
  5. checkered
  1. a punish; chasten; discipline
    I must chastise you for this offense.
  2. b marked by changes in fortune
    During his checkered career he had lived in palatial mansions and in dreary boardinghouses. (vừa thành công vừa thất bại)
  3. c heavenly, mundane
    She spoke of the celestial joys that awaited virtuous souls in the hereafter.
  4. d scold (la rầy)
    Grandma began to chide Steven for his lying.
  5. e boorish; rude; insensitive; insensible; vulgar; coarse
    Dismayed by his churlish manners at the party, the girls vowed never to invite him again.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. cautious; sparing or restrained about giving, wary
    A prudent, thrifty New Englander, DeWitt was as chary of investing money in junk bonds as he was chary of paying people unnecessary compliments.
  2. to make watertight (by plugging seams) (hàn,bít chỗ hở) (When water from the shower leaked into the basement, we knew it was time to caulk the tiles at the edges of the shower stall.)
  3. marked by formality (chuộng nghi thức, kiểu cách)
    Ordinary dress would be in appropriate at so ceremonious an affair.
  4. goblet; consecrated cup
    In a small room adjoining the cathedral, many ornately decorated chalices made by the most famous European goldsmiths were on display.
  5. 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.)

5 True/False questions

  1. chicanerytrickery, deception( sự ngụy biện bịp bợm)
    Your deceitful tactics in this case are indications of chicanery.

          

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

          

  3. catholicuniversal; wide-ranging liberal, global, world-wide (rộng khắp)
    He was extremely catholic in his taste and read everything he could find in the library.

          

  4. chameleonsupport, advocate militantly
    (Martin Luther King, Jr., won the Nobel Peace Prize because he championed the oppressed in their struggle for equality. militant a. hostile = aggressive)

          

  5. chagrinvexation; disappointment
    Her refusal to go with us filled us with chagrin.

          

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