5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a procession; parade (đoàn diễu hành)
As described by Chaucer, the cavalcade of Canterbury pilgrims was motley group.
- b speed; rapidity; velocity
Hamlet resented his mother's celerity in remarrying within a month after his father's death.
- c 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.
- d heavenly, mundane
She spoke of the celestial joys that awaited virtuous souls in the hereafter.
- e support, 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 Multiple choice questions
- 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.)
- burn with hot iron or caustic
In order to prevent infection, the doctor cauterized the wound.
The workers threatened a cessation of all activities if their demands were not met.
- warm by rubbing
The collar chafed his neck.
- casual and offhand; arrogant; presumptuous; impudent
Sensitive about having her ideas taken lightly, Marcia felt insulted by Mark's cavalier dismissal of her suggestion.
5 True/False questions
chide → transfer; yield title to (nhượng lại)
I intend to cede this property to the city.
chaste → pure (trong trắng tinh khôi)
Her chaste and decorous garb (clothes) was appropriately selected for the solemnity (seriousness) of the occasion.
chassis → 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)
checkered → 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)
chary → curve; 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)