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SAT Common Diction Errors

Subjects : sat, english
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1. A mental outlook or view

2. Advisable; recommendable; worthwhile

3. To refer to indirectly

4. Something likely to happen

5. To bring about or cause

6. An erroneous perception

7. To act on or cause a change

8. Fundamental basis for conduct

9. To attribute to a certain

10. Head of a school

11. The state of being conscious

12. Your source of mental judgement

13. To connect incriminatingly

14. To introduce; to install in a new office

15. Something that is caused - a consequence

16. To convey an impression of

17. Having to do with the home or homeland

18. To escape or avoid

19. Something that completes

20. To charge with a crime; accuse

21. Having or expressing desire for something

22. To indicate indirectly

23. Not biased by personal interest

24. An expression of praise

25. To come before

26. To conclude through reasoning

27. An indirect reference

28. Tame; trained

29. To carry on and move forward

30. Not caring; indifferent