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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.

  zealot..whimsical

  gourmet..grandiose

  virtuoso..incredible

  connoisseur..incredulous

  dilettante..unwarranted

 
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2.

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

  endorsed

  exacerbated

  abridged

  deprecated

  confounded

 
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3.

The river was _______ and changed its course after every downpour.

  impecunious

  antediluvian

  capricious

  abstemious

  stagnant

 
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4.

According to the University statutes, disciplinary action can only be taken when a student is involved in an _______ act of using unfair means.

  abstruse

  unprecedented

  innate

  overt

  erudite

 
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5.

It is astonishing to see such extraordinary results from a mere _______.

  confidant

  connoisseur

  tyro

  epicure

  glutton

 
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6.

The minister believed the flattery of the _______ who made up his entourage.

  dilettantes

  zealots

  xenophobes

  sycophants

  amateurs

 
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7.

Some claim that the internet is _______ because once you start surfing regularly you are unable to stop.

  eclectic

  dogmatic

  ironic

  addictive

  ubiquitous

 
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