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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.

to change

  altar

  alter

 

2.

a brief or indirect reference

  illusion

  allusion

 

3.

to influence the outcome of an event

  affect

  effect

 

4.

ask to secure (votes or opinion)

  canvass

  canvas

 

5.

to let know; to inform; to update

  appraise

  apprise

 

6.

a tool used to drill holes

  auger

  augur

 

7.

spoken; of the mouth

  aural

  oral

 


 
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