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SAT Common Diction Errors

Subjects : sat, english
  • Answer 30 questions in 15 minutes.
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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