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GMAT Idioms

Subjects : gmat, english
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1. The landlord has prohibited Jayne ___ coming late in the night

2. Both Jayne __ Jack are coming for dinner

3. He prized his only child ____ everything else in the world

4. Don't expend too much effort (at/ on) this document

5. I believe Jayne's version (as/ to be) the truth

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

7. Fred indicated his assent to me

8. We isolated the chemicals___the source of the leak

9. The prisoner seeks pardon ___ the victim

10. Freddie was elected (as/ to be/ to act as ) the president of our club

11. We could neither walk (nor/ or) drive to the venue

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

13. My problem is identical (with /to) yours

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

15. I am travelling from New York to London

16. He is asking __ trouble

17. Jayne enquired the rates ___ apple

18. The chairman claimed that he was speaking ___ his experience

19. Jayne has invested 6 weeks __ preparing for the test

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

21. Walter claimes __ he can run backwards

22. The Royal Bengal Tiger is native (of/to) the Sunderbans

23. I have always regarded you ___ my brother

24. I am expecting parcel __ my brother

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

26. I think my earlier request escaped your notice

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

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

29. There is a dispute ___ the new name of the city

30. Jayne permitted his son __ drive to college

31. Jack works out everyday (so as to/ in order to) build his stamina

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

33. No city seems better served by a motorway beltways than Madrid

34. This dish appears __ undercooked

35. I expected better __ Jayne

36. Jack is contending (that/ with) Jerry for the award

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

38. A plant grows ___ a seed

39. I am not so much sad ___perplexed

40. Sheena wants to speak ___ for the rights of the homeless

41. Telenet gave Tim a credit (of / for) $100 because of an interruption in service

42. You are to your parents what I am to mine

43. I am worried ___ my parents

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

45. The country's mind is preoccupied ___ soccer

46. My achievement is no less than his achievement

47. The thief has escaped ___ the prison

48. Jayne is unable to decide whether__ go to Harvard or Stanford

49. This topic is concerned (with/ about) the use of DNA sequencing

50. Jayne is in danger of contracting malaria