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GMAT Idioms

Subjects : gmat, english
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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