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






2. I hope that this will result ___ the police finding your car






3. The house is beautiful and perfect except __ one thing - the price






4. We isolated the chemicals___the source of the leak






5. By the end of the contest the boxer had drawn (on/ upon/ at/ to) all the energy he had






6. The landlord owes me an apology - he as good as coled me a thief.






7. I disagree ___ you on this subject






8. I am more clever than my brother






9. A life of sin will inevitably lead ___ suffering






10. My problem is less serious than yours






11. The college has been asked to manage __the funds that it has






12. The temperature outside is high enough to cause a heat stroke






13. Jayne's grades are so poor (as to/ in order to) lead to his expulsion from the school






14. I do not subscribe ___ the view that Jayne is guilty






15. Would you sacrifice your job for a chance to go to Europe?






16. Jayne mistook a Ferrari (as/ for/ to be) a Lamborghini






17. Her will power is starting to dwindle away






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






19. The police led the criminal ___ from the other accused.






20. The country's mind is preoccupied ___ soccer






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






22. Both Jayne __ Jack are coming for dinner






23. He was trained (to become/ as) an athlete ever since he was a child






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






25. Evaporation refers ___ a scientific term






26. My achievement is no less than his achievement






27. The team is composed (from/ of) people (of/ from) every department






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






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






30. I will have tea ____ coffee






31. The CEO is likely___arrested today






32. Fred indicated his assent to me






33. This dish appears __ undercooked






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






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






36. The new ad for lawnmower is targeted ___ gardeners






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






38. Rampant cutting of trees is a danger to ecology






39. The company's astounding profits speak ___ themselves






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






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






42. Modern mobile phones can (act as/ act like) cameras






43. The students' marks range ___ good ___ average






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






45. He is asking __ trouble






46. My house is similar ___ yours






47. My car is better (than/ from) yours






48. Jayne wants to know what is required (of/for) him in this job






49. My problem is identical (with /to) yours






50. She would permit not permit me up the ladder