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GMAT Idioms

Subjects : gmat, english
Instructions:
  • Answer 50 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. Walter claimes __ he can run backwards






2. Evaporation refers ___ a scientific term






3. Jeanne has inherited her complexion ___ her mother






4. Studies indicate___women actually live longer than men






5. The house is beautiful and perfect except __ one thing - the price






6. The ruler is expected (to/ that he should) protect his people






7. My car is better (than/ from) yours






8. This dish appears __ undercooked






9. Please disclose the details to me at once






10. Jayne's working style is a contrast to Mal's


11. By the end of the contest the boxer had drawn (on/ upon/ at/ to) all the energy he had






12. He had to choose between yoga (and/ or) dance






13. Would you sacrifice your job for a chance to go to Europe?






14. The CEO is likely___arrested today






15. I sacrificed a lot for money __ visit Europe






16. Tom was elected (to/ for) the office by the party members






17. The costs associated (to/ wtih) setting up a factory are prohibitive






18. The scientists noted ___ the aspect ratio remained unchanged






19. I would have not tea ____ coffee






20. I expected better __ Jayne






21. Jerry is training for six hours with the aim of winning the marathon


22. Jayne permitted his son __ drive to college






23. We encouraged Mary __ develop her singing talents






24. Even as a young boy he was (known to/ known as wanting to) explore different ways of doing things






25. I can't concieve of you (to be/ as) a scientist






26. My friend referred me ___ a specialist






27. These CDs date (from/ on/ at) the early 70s






28. The editor has access __ the entire manuscript






29. Jayne has very strong opinions (on/ about) censorship






30. Jenny sought ____ a helper for her mother






31. Are international charities becoming more localized ___the economic crisis?






32. I disagree ___ you on this subject






33. This movie is base __ a true story






34. Is the novel as great as is being reported in the media?






35. Your analysis (agrees with/ agree to) mine






36. Both Jayne __ Jack are coming for dinner






37. My achievement is no less than his achievement






38. Jayne enquired the rates ___ apple






39. Jayne thinks ___ Jack ___ is best friend






40. The coach thinks Jack has the potential __ play at the national level






41. The more the price rise - the ____ the demand increases






42. Myopia differs from hypermetropia - I am very different from my twin sister - Her hobbies are different than mine






43. The donation will enable the college __ buy a new projector






44. Jayne cares a lot (of / for/ about) his family






45. He is asking __ trouble






46. The dogs fled ___ their cruel master






47. Jayne demands (that he be given a raise/ for a raise)






48. The police continue to seek ___ the thief who stole Jayne's car






49. Newton is credited (with the discovery of/ as discovering / to having discovered/ for discovering the laws of) gravity






50. Tim has been asked to continue __ his training