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GRE Test Prep : Verbal Sentence Completion II


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

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1.

Compared to real estate, nearly all else appears relatively inexpensive, _______ nearly nothing appears not affordable.

  provided

  although

  since

  so

  nevertheless

 
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2.

People have limited patience when browsing the internet; as a result, the individual's interest _______ if the web page does not appear on the screen within a few seconds.

  incubates

  flags

  infiltrates

  flays

  entails

 
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3.

Having definite information about drugs being smuggled in, the customs officials decided to switch from a _______ examination of the passenger baggage to a rigorous inspection.

  mellifluous

  meticulous

  specious

  inchoate

  cursory

 
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4.

The media reports on cross-border terrorism _______ all assertions made by the government that peace had been restored.

  buttressed

  stipulated

  bolstered

  belied

  substantiated

 
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5.

She is certain to alienate her colleagues in a short period of time because of her overall _______ attitude.

  munificent

  gregarious

  truculent

  amicable

  amiable

 
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6.

It was _______ on the part of the senate that obstructed the adoption of a revolutionary teaching methodology in the executive MBA program.

  propriety

  anachronism

  effrontery

  conservatism

  magnanimity

 
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7.

The members of the parliamentary committee had such strongly _______ views that even after several meetings they could not reach a _______.

  eclectic..consonance

  conciliatory..concord

  divergent..consensus

  convoluted..resolution

  radical..conundrum

 
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