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GMAT Idioms

Subjects : gmat, english
Instructions:
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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  • Match each statement with the correct term.
  • Don't refresh. All questions and answers are randomly picked and ordered every time you load a test.

This is a study tool. The 3 wrong answers for each question are randomly chosen from answers to other questions. So, you might find at times the answers obvious, but you will see it re-enforces your understanding as you take the test each time.
1. I disaprove __ the use of cheating to pass the test






2. Jerry mad me as (many/ much) as fifteen mistakes in the test






3. Jeanne has inherited her complexion ___ her mother






4. This group includes such cars ___ BMW ____ Audi






5. I agree (to/ with) your proposal of buyout






6. His behavior (aggravated/ was aggravating to) the problem






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






8. This dish appears __ undercooked






9. Jack prefers tea (to/over) coffee






10. The teacher failed half of the class (in/ on) the test






11. Jayne narrated the entire sequence __events to the cops






12. I'm delighted (to/ at) make your acquaintance






13. Rampant cutting of trees is a danger to ecology






14. The Royal Bengal Tiger is native (of/to) the Sunderbans






15. Designer corals have been prized ___ jewelry ___nearly 5000 years






16. Jayne permitted his son __ drive to college






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






18. There is no connection between Tim and Larry






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






20. The CEO has attributed the loss ___the economic recession earlier in the year






21. She began taking classes in order (to/ that she could) learn French






22. I am looking at him ____ I am studying his jacket






23. A life of sin will inevitably lead ___ suffering






24. The scientists noted ___ the aspect ratio remained unchanged






25. Jerry is capable (for/ of) great feats of strength






26. We encouraged Mary __ develop her singing talents






27. Is this shirt promised __ anyone?






28. For centuries - people have been using herbs ___ remedies for the different diseases






29. Cats have the ability (to see /of seeing) in the dark






30. Both Jayne __ Jack are coming for dinner






31. Can you permit me ___ the door please






32. The child asked __a glass of water






33. All the time I dream (about/ of) football






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






35. Tom was elected (to/ for) the office by the party members






36. We choose him (as/ to be) our representative






37. Jack works out everyday (so as to/ in order to) build his stamina






38. Jayne cares a lot (of / for/ about) his family






39. He had to choose between yoga (and/ or) dance






40. I chose an interesting gift __ anniversary






41. I am expecting parcel __ my brother






42. The more the price rise - the ____ the demand increases






43. The students' marks range ___ good ___ average






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






45. These CDs date (from/ on/ at) the early 70s






46. I consider myself (none/ as/ to be) a close firend of the rockstar






47. Jayne is unable to decide whether__ go to Harvard or Stanford






48. The CEO deemed it necessary ___ask the employee to resign






49. The children have been independent (to/ of) their parents since childhood






50. The chairman approves __ the new marketing plan