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SAT Common Diction Errors

Subjects : sat, english
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1. An erroneous perception

2. To bring about or cause

3. To conclude through reasoning

4. To indicate indirectly

5. A mental outlook or view

6. Not biased by personal interest

7. The state of being conscious

8. To charge with a crime; accuse

9. Tame; trained

10. To act on or cause a change

11. To refer to indirectly

12. Fundamental basis for conduct

13. To introduce; to install in a new office

14. Something likely to happen

15. Something that completes

16. To connect incriminatingly

17. To attribute to a certain

18. To escape or avoid

19. Having to do with the home or homeland

20. An indirect reference

21. Head of a school

22. Your source of mental judgement

23. Having or expressing desire for something

24. To convey an impression of

25. To carry on and move forward

26. Something that is caused - a consequence

27. To come before

28. Not caring; indifferent

29. An expression of praise

30. Advisable; recommendable; worthwhile