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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.
  • Don't refresh. All questions and answers are randomly picked and ordered every time you load a test.

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. Jayne has been (accused of/ accused with/ accused to have committed ) theft






2. Studies indicate___women actually live longer than men






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






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






5. Please disclose the details to me at once






6. We can count __Jayne's to compete the project






7. The prisoner seeks pardon ___ the victim






8. The weakest candidate emerged (as/ to be) the winner






9. The worth of the sculpture was estimated ___ Madrid






10. The company's astounding profits speak ___ themselves






11. Criminals cannot distinguish right from wrong - Criminals cannot distinguish between right and wrong






12. Jayne is in danger of contracting malaria






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






14. I hope I do not fail (in/ on) the test






15. The students' marks range ___ good ___ average






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






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






18. Jayne contends (with/ that) his friend is innocent






19. Jayne was required to supervise the entire operations of the assembly line






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






21. The match has been posponed as a result of rain






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






23. Rampant cutting of trees is a danger to ecology






24. Fred indicated his assent to me






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






26. The children have been independent (to/ of) their parents since childhood






27. The management views the problem (as/ to be) an opportunity






28. My problem is less serious than yours






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






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






31. Jayne is comparing a BMW (with/ to) Mercedes






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






33. A plant grows ___ a seed






34. I disagree ___ you on this subject






35. Cats have the ability (to see /of seeing) in the dark






36. Jerry was drawn (to/ at) the sports car






37. Oxygen is essential (to/ for) life






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






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






40. Walter claimes __ he can run backwards






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






42. He was trained (to become/ as) an athlete ever since he was a child






43. The thief has escaped ___ the prison






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






45. There is no connection between Tim and Larry






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






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






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






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






50. Can you permit me ___ the door please