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5 Matching questions

  1. celibate
  2. centripetal
  3. caucus
  4. caulk
  5. charisma
  1. a abstaining from sexual intercourse; unmarried
    Though the late Havelock Ellis wrote extensively about sexual customs and was considered an expert in such matters, recent studies maintain he was celibate throughout his life.(abstain: kiêng khem)
  2. b tending toward the center
    Does centripetal force or the force of gravity bring orbiting bodies to the earth's surface?(hướng tâm)
  3. c 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.)
  4. d divine gift; great popular charm or appeal (uy tín)
    Political commentators have deplored the importance of a candidate's charisma in these days of television campaigning.
  5. e private meeting of members of a party to select officers or determine policy (cuộc họp kín)
    (At the opening of Congress the members of the Democratic Party held a caucus to elect the majority leader of the House and the party whip.)

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. angelic; innocent-looking
    With her cheerful smile and rosy cheeks, she was a particularly cherubic child.
  2. courteous; faithful; brave; well-mannered
    chivalrous behavior involves noble words and good deeds.
  3. punish; chasten; discipline
    I must chastise you for this offense.
  4. denoting a widely used temperature scale (basically same as Celsius)
    On the centigrade thermometer, the freezing point of water is zero degrees.(chia trăm độ, bách phân a.)
  5. 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.

5 True/False questions

  1. centurionstopping
    The workers threatened a cessation of all activities if their demands were not met.

          

  2. chasten chastisediscipline; punish; chastise in order to correct
    Whom God loves, God chastens.

          

  3. catharticpurging or cleansing of any passage of the body(sự tẩy nhẹ)
    Aristotle maintained that tragedy created a catharsis by purging the soul of base concepts.

          

  4. cessionstopping
    The workers threatened a cessation of all activities if their demands were not met.

          

  5. chaff(vỏ trấu)
    When you separate the wheat from the chaff, be sure you throw out the chaff.