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GRE Test Prep : Verbal Sentence Completion I


What words or sets of words fill the blanks and best fit the meanings of the sentences?

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1.

Nature has an apparently _______ source of plants that can be fruitfully exploited for the herbal cure of many diseases.

  indefatigable

  insuperable

  insatiable

  inexhaustible

  iniquitous

 
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2.

The students appreciated the professor's _______ style of preparing notes for the lectures because the effort in collecting vital information from various sources truly enhanced their learning.

  pedantic

  pedestrian

  eclectic

  dogmatic

  esoteric

 
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3.

Legislation has been introduced in some states that requires plastic bags be made of biodegradable material which gradually _______ over a period of time when exposed to sunlight.

  decomposes

  subsides

  ossifies

  secretes

  proliferates

 
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4.

Although several critics denounced his _______ techniques, there was unanimous praise for his _______ performances over the last season.

  laudable..internecine

  anomalous..apocryphal

  innovative..mediocre

  precarious..unexceptional

  unorthodox..unexceptionable

 
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5.

The aria was _______ with the tempo changing continuously in a most unpredictable fashion.

  capricious

  cacophonous

  antediluvian

  abstemious

  impecunious

 
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6.

Even though the region was prone to hurricanes, the _______ of the tornado last year was _______.

  probity..portentous

  levity..lethal

  inevitability..mercurial

  portent..poignant

  ferocity..unprecedented

 
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7.

The _______ allowance he received as a pension forced him to spend the rest of his life in _______.

  meager..penury

  mundane..malady

  mendacious..luxury

  munificent..conundrum

  magnanimous..austerity

 
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