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SAT Test Prep : Verbal Sentence Completion I


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1.

Many victims of the _______ died due to major burns even before receiving any medical attention.

  hibernation

  labyrinth

  conflagration

  catharsis

  maelstrom

 
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2.

The twin sisters were very different by nature: one was _______, whereas the other was _______.

  loquacious..talkative

  verbose..wordy

  garrulous..laconic

  reticent..reserved

  taciturn..tacit

 
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3.

Some claim that the internet is _______ because once you start surfing regularly you are unable to stop.

  dogmatic

  addictive

  ironic

  ubiquitous

  eclectic

 
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4.

The cartoonist was a _______ who could sketch a comic strip with _______ ease and great thought.

  zealot..whimsical

  gourmet..grandiose

  virtuoso..incredible

  connoisseur..incredulous

  dilettante..unwarranted

 
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5.

The publisher was out of stock within a fortnight after he received a _______ of orders for the new book.

  carnage

  paucity

  cavalcade

  conflagration

  plethora

 
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6.

The minister believed the flattery of the _______ who made up his entourage.

  amateurs

  sycophants

  zealots

  xenophobes

  dilettantes

 
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7.

The cross-border terrorism _______ the bitterness already existing between the two countries.

  confounded

  endorsed

  deprecated

  exacerbated

  abridged

 
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