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SAT Common Diction Errors

Subjects : sat, english
Instructions:
  • Answer 30 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. Advisable; recommendable; worthwhile






2. Having to do with the home or homeland






3. To introduce; to install in a new office






4. To escape or avoid






5. A mental outlook or view






6. To charge with a crime; accuse






7. Having or expressing desire for something






8. Tame; trained






9. To act on or cause a change






10. Fundamental basis for conduct






11. To refer to indirectly






12. Head of a school






13. Not caring; indifferent






14. To carry on and move forward






15. To bring about or cause






16. To convey an impression of






17. To conclude through reasoning






18. Something that is caused - a consequence






19. An erroneous perception






20. Something that completes






21. To connect incriminatingly






22. To come before






23. An indirect reference






24. To attribute to a certain






25. To indicate indirectly






26. An expression of praise






27. The state of being conscious






28. Your source of mental judgement






29. Not biased by personal interest






30. Something likely to happen