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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. 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