6.Opponents to the abolition of capital punishment argue that it will only encourage "recalcitrant" criminals rather than deter them from committing atrocious crimes.
(A) repentant (B) hardened (C) indefatigable (D) ridiculous
8.Nowitzki's 20-foot buzzer beater jumper was the "coup de grace" that brought the humiliating defeat of the Lakers in the NBA Western Conference Championship.
(A) deathblow (B) pincher (C) turning point (D) climax
18.It is easy to blame one's __________ whenever crimes of the flesh happen. According to classical philosophy, it is the tinder of sin lurking in every person.
(A)appetites (B) concupiscence (C) reminiscence (D) passion
19.A famous Korean __________ admitted in a press conference that he will abide by the Hippocratic Code in protecting the lives of his patients in labor.
(A) statistician (B) amnesia (C) obstetrician (D) pediatrician