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5 Matching questions

  1. cavalier
  2. censorious
  3. celerity
  4. catholic
  5. celibate
  1. a critical; captious; carping
    censorious people delight in casting blame.
  2. b casual and offhand; arrogant; presumptuous; impudent
    Sensitive about having her ideas taken lightly, Marcia felt insulted by Mark's cavalier dismissal of her suggestion.
  3. c 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)
  4. d speed; rapidity; velocity
    Hamlet resented his mother's celerity in remarrying within a month after his father's death.
  5. e 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 Multiple choice questions

  1. overseer of morals; person who eliminates inappropriate matter(người kiểm duyệt)
    Soldiers dislike having their mail read by a censor but understand the need for this precaution.
  2. 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.
  3. purging 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. machine that separates substances by whirling them
    At the dairy, we employ a centrifuge to separate cream from milk.
  5. stopping
    The workers threatened a cessation of all activities if their demands were not met.

5 True/False questions

  1. chimericalhot-tempered
    His flushed, angry face indicated a choleric nature.

          

  2. 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)

          

  3. ceremoniouscritical; captious; carping
    censorious people delight in casting blame.

          

  4. chidewarm by rubbing
    The collar chafed his neck.

          

  5. cerebralpertaining to the brain or intellect(a. 1. thuộc não, thuộc suy nghĩ 2. intellectual
    The content of philosophical works is cerebral in nature and requires much thought.)