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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 let know; to inform; to update

  appraise

  apprise

 

2.

a type of strong coarse cloth

  canvas

  canvass

 

3.

unfavorable; bringing harm

  averse

  adverse

 

4.

mark (^) used in proof-reading

  caret

  carat

 

5.

having a strong dislike; unwilling

  adverse

  averse

 

6.

every other; occur in turn repeatedly

  alternate

  alternative

 

7.

representation of the Crucifixion; hill on which Jesus was crucified

  calvary

  cavalry

 


 
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