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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. Not biased by personal interest






2. Having or expressing desire for something






3. To act on or cause a change






4. An erroneous perception






5. Fundamental basis for conduct






6. To escape or avoid






7. A mental outlook or view






8. An expression of praise






9. To bring about or cause






10. To introduce; to install in a new office






11. Not caring; indifferent






12. To come before






13. To convey an impression of






14. To indicate indirectly






15. Something that is caused - a consequence






16. To charge with a crime; accuse






17. Your source of mental judgement






18. Having to do with the home or homeland






19. To attribute to a certain






20. To connect incriminatingly






21. To refer to indirectly






22. To conclude through reasoning






23. An indirect reference






24. To carry on and move forward






25. Advisable; recommendable; worthwhile






26. The state of being conscious






27. Something that completes






28. Tame; trained






29. Something likely to happen






30. Head of a school