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SAT Test Prep : Verbal Sentence Completion I


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1.

The cartoonist was a _______ who could sketch a comic strip with _______ ease and great thought.

  gourmet..grandiose

  connoisseur..incredulous

  virtuoso..incredible

  dilettante..unwarranted

  zealot..whimsical

 
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2.

The twin sisters were very different by nature: one was _______, whereas the other was _______.

  verbose..wordy

  taciturn..tacit

  loquacious..talkative

  reticent..reserved

  garrulous..laconic

 
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3.

The _______ was recognized for his _______ deeds and his significant contributions to society.

  clairvoyant..clandestine

  charlatan..cryptic

  philanthropist..altruistic

  misanthrope..mundane

  philanderer..benevolent

 
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4.

The villagers administered the _______ to _______ the effects of the snake venom.

  antiseptic..amplify

  antidote..counteract

  placebo..negate

  poison..preempt

  antibody..protract

 
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5.

A _______ message attempts to intentionally _______ something.

  furtive..elucidate

  abstruse..edify

  obscene..obliterate

  cryptic..conceal

  abstract..elicit

 
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6.

The cross-border terrorism _______ the bitterness already existing between the two countries.

  deprecated

  exacerbated

  confounded

  endorsed

  abridged

 
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7.

Many victims of the _______ died due to major burns even before receiving any medical attention.

  catharsis

  maelstrom

  hibernation

  labyrinth

  conflagration

 
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