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SAT Test Prep : Verbal Sentence Completion I


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1.

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

  eclectic

  ironic

  addictive

  ubiquitous

  dogmatic

 
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2.

The school headmaster averred that he could _______ minor lies but could not pardon such _______ lie.

  emend..a dubious

  extricate..a spurious

  condone..an egregious

  amend..an expedient

  confound..an insipid

 
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3.

The sportscasters _______ his glorious victory at the international games and he was overjoyed with the _______ he received.

  deplored..trophies

  denounced..awards

  announced..accessories

  acclaimed..accolades

  applauded..artifacts

 
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4.

A _______ message attempts to intentionally _______ something.

  abstruse..edify

  obscene..obliterate

  abstract..elicit

  cryptic..conceal

  furtive..elucidate

 
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5.

It is astonishing to see such extraordinary results from a mere _______.

  confidant

  glutton

  connoisseur

  epicure

  tyro

 
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6.

_______ remarks are intended to _______ others.

  Profound..distend

  Conciliatory..instigate

  Propitious..provoke

  Inane..edify

  Disparaging..belittle

 
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7.

The mistletoe is a plant that is partially _______ : it depends on the host plant only for water as it has green leaves to make food.

  parasitic

  ascetic

  virulent

  anthropomorphic

  arable

 
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