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GMAT Idioms

Subjects : gmat, english
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1. The CEO deemed it necessary ___ask the employee to resign

2. Freddie was elected (as/ to be/ to act as ) the president of our club

3. The director depicted the actor (as/ to be) a mutant

4. (After/ Following) the gold rush - the mining town collapsed

5. Jayne thinks ___ Jack ___ is best friend

6. The thief has escaped ___ the prison

7. We encouraged Mary __ develop her singing talents

8. Gold jewelry has been prized ___ thousands of years

9. You are to your parents what I am to mine

10. The company's astounding profits speak ___ themselves

11. Jenny sought ____ a helper for her mother

12. The costs associated (to/ wtih) setting up a factory are prohibitive

13. Jayne is confirming the plan __Jack

14. We allowed room __ improvement when we wrote this book

15. Jayne has invested 6 weeks __ preparing for the test

16. I discouraged them (from filing/ to file ) a complaint

17. The donation will enable the college __ buy a new projector

18. Jack is contending (that/ with) Jerry for the award

19. The chairman approves __ the new marketing plan

20. Can you permit me ___ the door please

21. Jayne contends (with/ that) his friend is innocent

22. Could I draw attention (to/ at) this slide?

23. Tim has been asked to continue __ his training

24. The match has been posponed as a result of rain

25. I sacrificed a lot for money __ visit Europe

26. The child was reluctant (to attend / about attending) the class

27. The agreement invests the vice-chairman __ the authority to act on the chairman's behalf in certain conditions

28. There is a dispute ___ the new name of the city

29. The job requires Jayne (to/ none) supervise the entire operations of the assembly line

30. Jayne demands (that he be given a raise/ for a raise)

31. The motorist need aid (in finding/ to find) their way out

32. The sculpture was estimated (to be/ at) worth much more than the base price.

33. Jayne enquired the rates ___ apple

34. The landlord has prohibited Jayne ___ coming late in the night

35. Jerry is training for six hours with the aim of winning the marathon

36. I would have not tea ____ coffee

37. Her will power is starting to dwindle away

38. There is no connection between Tim and Larry

39. Evaporation is defined (as/ in/ to be) the process in which water changes into vapor

40. The management views the problem (as/ to be) an opportunity

41. Evaporation refers ___ a scientific term

42. The scientists noted ___ the aspect ratio remained unchanged

43. I am concerned (with/ about) my brother's health

44. The facts dont correlate (to/ with) her story

45. The CEO is responsible ___ meeting the assigned targets

46. I am worried ___ my parents

47. This group includes such cars ___ BMW ____ Audi

48. Jayne and Tina agree (on/ with) the need to hire a trainer

49. The conversation ceters (around/ on) Mozart's contribution to music

50. Jayne was required to supervise the entire operations of the assembly line