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


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.

a company of actors, singers or other performers

  troop

  troupe

 

2.

to postpone action; to put off doing something

  prevaricate

  procrastinate

 

3.

causing sleep; tending to cause drowsiness

  somnolent

  soporific

 

4.

the link across necks of pair of oxen pulling cart or plough

  yolk

  yoke

 

5.

private; belonging to an individual

  personal

  personnel

 

6.

board on which artist mixes colors

  palette

  palate

 

7.

to cause to continue or prevail

  perpetrate

  perpetuate

 


 
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