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GRE Sentences

Subjects : gre, 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. Instead of ameliorating the pain - the untrained medical student ______ the injury.






2. The coterie is an intimate _____ of people with a common goal.






3. Often times as a decision maker it is important to not be ______ - even if a deadlines is soon approaching - some thought is necessary.






4. She was _____ when she secretly peered out of the corner of her eye to view the romantic couple.






5. After a successful season - and often time after one successful game - a player may be ______ by parents - teammates - and fans.






6. The ______ t-shirt of the Hawaiian style has not become an anachronism - even in the midst of being used catholicly for themed parties year after year.






7. The ghetto teen wore ______ jewelry. This was seen as gaudy - cheap and showy.






8. The erratic lady is also an _______ to the quite study bevy next to her.






9. The mother ______ between choosing a restaurant her significant other wanted to eat and a restaurant her son wanted to eat.






10. Often times business people may use verbose sales pitches to confuse ______ customers.






11. After ameliorating his moms pain in her shoulder - the medical student _______ himself for not being their to treat it right away.






12. The students complained about the difficulty of following the professors ______ ideas and theories.






13. After garnering fire wood - the enthusiastic son _____ the excess bark for later use in making a wood cabin.






14. Her idiosyncratic behavior is an _______ to hundreds of curious undergraduates.






15. The old timer is called ______ by his teenage son for using a computer from 1999.






16. The _____ between the ignoble leader and the lionized leader drew strong press coverage.






17. The tawdry athlete dropped the ego - this became _____ when he hadn'T been in the headlines with any notable erratic behavior for many years.






18. The strongly religious couple joined the Church of Scientology and cut themselves off from the ______ family members: this pissed of many.






19. Snakes _____ their skin - leaving it behind on the hot concrete.






20. At the homeless shelter - some are their because they are simply _____ - others mentally ill - others going for free food because of being poor with large families.






21. The clever girl is _______ - this makes it difficult to see her in a compassionate light.






22. It became ______ that his reason for playing basketball was to become in better shape in order to touch the rim: others noticed his attempts to jump high during warm-ups.






23. The paper became too _____ for the listless reader to finish reading the twenty page essay.






24. The thoroughly maintained pond is ______: visitors can see to the bottom.






25. The archaic fashion of bell bottoms is also an _______ to be worn in the 21st Century.






26. The young adult has a passion for _____ as he has collected over one thousand variegated coins.






27. She began to feel like her wisdom was becoming an archaic - until others called her the _______ oracle.






28. Central Park was bathed in ______ sunshine during the day and festivities.






29. Kids often speak with ________. "I wanna do dat".






30. Hot tea with honey is a ________ remedy for a sore throat as it is used throughout the continents.






31. The homeless lady at the school is considered to be mentally ______ as she wanders and is unpredictable in the library.






32. Fernandino has such _____ in his flamboyant style of soccer play.






33. Noel was able to ______ mom'S shoulder pain using massage techniques learnt in medical school. This improved her arm strength.






34. It is the college _____ that a student should take general education classes.






35. The wannabe cute girls use their _______ charm to meet celebrities.






36. The coach ______ the use of steroids and would be disappointed to learn of any players using steroids.






37. The coach went on a ______ against the listless player who has exacerbated the quality of practice due to his tawdry behavior.






38. The thief is considered to be _______. It will take time for him to repent and grow values which take others into consideration.






39. The erratic lady at the library stepped up her game by - still albeit ______ - adding humor into her routine of voluble speech.






40. The ball hitting her bruise resulted in an ______ in the size of the bruise.






41. Coaches are ______ to the cause of forming a respectable and passion driven team.






42. The enthusiastic son ran to _____ wood for his families camp fire.






43. In hiking - the young group of friends like to take an _____ route versus the crowded simple paths.






44. The salubrious mother is ______ - as younger generations of soon-to-be parents respect her devotion to her family and health.






45. The number of team began to ______ each season - going from 80 players to now over 130.






46. After running for 5 hours - against human physics - they were not _____ - however energetic and enthusiastic for their accomplishment.






47. The stone masons are considered to be a ______: they are an intimate group with a similar purpose.






48. The position of defensive back has such detailed footwork and coverage details - it is ______ in the world of athletics.






49. He knows not exactly what to major or set his career path on - but he is _____ in respects to his studies.






50. The _____ team is an enigma to the fast junk foods marketing push towards young people.