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SAT Test Prep : Verbal Sentence Completion I


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1.

The research scholar performed the experiments with _______ and worked _______ to submit an award-winning thesis.

  prudence..amicably

  diligence..assiduously

  antipathy..dispassionately

  indifference..amiably

  apathy..zealously

 
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2.

Although Oliver did not _______ his father's decision, he thought it better not to argue and upset him.

  chide

  condone

  concur with

  aspire to

  construe

 
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3.

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

  gourmet..grandiose

  dilettante..unwarranted

  zealot..whimsical

  virtuoso..incredible

  connoisseur..incredulous

 
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4.

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

  deprecated

  confounded

  endorsed

  exacerbated

  abridged

 
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5.

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

  overt

  abstruse

  innate

  erudite

  unprecedented

 
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6.

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

  loquacious..talkative

  verbose..wordy

  garrulous..laconic

  reticent..reserved

  taciturn..tacit

 
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7.

A _______ message attempts to intentionally _______ something.

  abstruse..edify

  furtive..elucidate

  cryptic..conceal

  abstract..elicit

  obscene..obliterate

 
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