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5 Matching questions

  1. cessation
  2. censorious
  3. chauvinist
  4. charlatan
  5. caustic
  1. a quack; pretender to knowledge
    When they realized that the Wizard didn't know how to get them back to Kansas, Dorothy and her friends were sure they'd been duped by a charlatan.
  2. b blindly devoted patriot
    A chauvinist cannot recognize any faults in his country, no matter how flagrant they may be.
  3. c stopping
    The workers threatened a cessation of all activities if their demands were not met.
  4. d burning; 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.
  5. e critical; captious; carping
    censorious people delight in casting blame.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. 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.)
  2. trickery, deception( sự ngụy biện bịp bợm)
    Your deceitful tactics in this case are indications of chicanery.
  3. speed; rapidity; velocity
    Hamlet resented his mother's celerity in remarrying within a month after his father's death.
  4. (vỏ trấu)
    When you separate the wheat from the chaff, be sure you throw out the chaff.
  5. radiating; departing from the center
    Many automatic drying machines remove excess moisture from clothing by centrifugal force.(ly tâm)

5 True/False questions

  1. chasewarm by rubbing
    The collar chafed his neck.

          

  2. causalimplying 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. censureblame; criticize
    He was censured for his inappropriate behavior.

          

  4. chroniclong established, as a disease
    The doctors were finally able to attribute his chronic headaches and nausea(chứng ói mửa, vomit) to traces of formaldehyde gas in his apartment. (kinh niên)

          

  5. cherubiclong established, as a disease
    The doctors were finally able to attribute his chronic headaches and nausea(chứng ói mửa, vomit) to traces of formaldehyde gas in his apartment. (kinh niên)