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






2. Jayne has been (accused of/ accused with/ accused to have committed ) theft






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






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






5. A plant grows ___ a seed






6. The chairman claimed that he was speaking ___ his experience






7. The scientists noted ___ the aspect ratio remained unchanged






8. The coach thinks Jack has the potential __ play at the national level






9. Jayne is comparing a BMW (with/ to) Mercedes






10. I expected better __ Jayne






11. He is asking __ trouble






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






13. This is a real life instnace__ plagiarism






14. Your analysis (agrees with/ agree to) mine






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






16. The editor has access __ the entire manuscript






17. I disaprove __ the use of cheating to pass the test






18. There is no connection between Tim and Larry






19. Does my dress conform (with/ to) your regulation?






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






21. The team's success is dependent (upon/ on) him






22. Jayne is fascinated (by/ with) his boss






23. Jayne is a native (of/to) the US






24. The dogs fled ___ their cruel master






25. Please stop (acting like/ acting as) a kid






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






27. Don't expend too much effort (at/ on) this document






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






29. I will have either ice-cream or pastry






30. I hope I do not fail (in/ on) the test






31. Can you make yourself indifferent _____ someone you love?






32. No city seems better served by a motorway beltways than Madrid






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






34. This resembles chocolate ice cream ___ flavor - but not in consistency






35. I disagree ___ you on this subject






36. Myopia differs from hypermetropia - I am very different from my twin sister - Her hobbies are different than mine






37. Jerry is so soft-spoken ___ one can barely hear him speak






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






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






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






41. I persuaded Tim ___ complete my assignment






42. Both Jayne __ Jack are coming for dinner






43. The company's astounding profits speak ___ themselves






44. Gold jewelry has been prized ___ thousands of years






45. Jayne is in danger of contracting malaria






46. I think my earlier request escaped your notice






47. A life of sin will inevitably lead ___ suffering






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






49. Jayne's working style is a contrast to Mal's






50. Newton is credited (with the discovery of/ as discovering / to having discovered/ for discovering the laws of) gravity