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GMAT Test Preparation for Sentence Correction :
Words Confused & Misused - I


Words that are similar in sound or form are often confused and misused.
Which word has the same meaning as the given phrase?

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Multiple choice | Hangman

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1.

to exclude; to leave out

  except

  accept

 

2.

to condemn; to criticize harshly

  censure

  censor

 

3.

unit of weight for gems and of purity for gold

  caret

  carat

 

4.

hired group of applauders in theatre who engage the audience by clapping.

  claque

  clique

 

5.

a type of strong coarse cloth

  canvass

  canvas

 

6.

to quote as an example

  cite

  site

 

7.

unfavorable; bringing harm

  adverse

  averse

 


 
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