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GMAT Idioms

Subjects : gmat, english
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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