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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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1.

related to hearing; of the ear

  oral

  aural

 

2.

to let know; to inform; to update

  appraise

  apprise

 

3.

a platform at place of worship used in religious ceremonies

  alter

  altar

 

4.

every other; occur in turn repeatedly

  alternate

  alternative

 

5.

mark (^) used in proof-reading

  caret

  carat

 

6.

unit of weight for gems and of purity for gold

  carat

  caret

 

7.

a false impression or idea

  illusion

  allusion

 


 
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