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GMAT Idioms

Subjects : gmat, english
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1. The document has been dated (at being/ at/ as being) 100 years old

2. The team's success is dependent (upon/ on) him

3. Jack prefers tea (to/over) coffee

4. Jeanne has inherited her complexion ___ her mother

5. Jayne forbid his driver (to enter/ from entering) the house

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

7. The CEO is likely___arrested today

8. Jayne wants to know what is required (of/for) him in this job

9. Just as Katy is a champion swimmer - __ is Angie

10. (After/ Following) the gold rush - the mining town collapsed

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

12. My house is similar ___ yours

13. Jayne is a native (of/to) the US

14. I will have either ice-cream or pastry

15. Please stop (acting like/ acting as) a kid

16. In Argentina - Maradona is often compared (to/with) God

17. Jerry is so soft-spoken ___ one can barely hear him speak

18. Please disclose the details to me at once

19. I disaprove __ the use of cheating to pass the test

20. I am not so much sad ___perplexed

21. The motorist need aid (in finding/ to find) their way out

22. The director depicted the actor (as/ to be) a mutant

23. Does my dress conform (with/ to) your regulation?

24. I chose an interesting gift __ anniversary

25. The conversation ceters (around/ on) Mozart's contribution to music

26. Can you permit me ___ the door please

27. The boy was not tall ______ reach the window - The boy was short enough not to reach the window

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

29. I agree (to/ with) your proposal of buyout

30. I think my earlier request escaped your notice

31. I have always regarded you ___ my brother

32. His reasoning was flawed - and appeared to be independent (to/of) any logic

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

34. Jayne said the would (try to come/ try and come) on time

35. I discouraged them (from filing/ to file ) a complaint

36. The college has been asked to manage __the funds that it has

37. The members insisted ___ the speaker be removed from his post

38. A life of sin will inevitably lead ___ suffering

39. The facts dont correlate (to/ with) her story

40. I am expecting parcel __ my brother

41. This is a real life instnace__ plagiarism

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

43. My friend referred me ___ a specialist

44. The chairman approves __ the new marketing plan

45. (As an adolescent/ while in adolescence) - Jayne suffered from tonsillites

46. I will speak ___ Jayne about this problem

47. Unlike Jayne - (Tom wrote a good essay/ Tom's essay was good)

48. Jayne cant decide (among/ between) a laptop - a mobile phone and a media player

49. I will have tea ____ coffee

50. There is no connection between Tim and Larry