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SAT Common Diction Errors

Subjects : sat, english
Instructions:
  • Answer 30 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. Something that completes






2. Your source of mental judgement






3. Something that is caused - a consequence






4. To indicate indirectly






5. Fundamental basis for conduct






6. To refer to indirectly






7. To introduce; to install in a new office






8. The state of being conscious






9. To act on or cause a change






10. Head of a school






11. To escape or avoid






12. To bring about or cause






13. To conclude through reasoning






14. To convey an impression of






15. To attribute to a certain






16. To carry on and move forward






17. A mental outlook or view






18. An expression of praise






19. Not caring; indifferent






20. An indirect reference






21. An erroneous perception






22. Not biased by personal interest






23. Having to do with the home or homeland






24. Something likely to happen






25. Having or expressing desire for something






26. To connect incriminatingly






27. Tame; trained






28. To come before






29. Advisable; recommendable; worthwhile






30. To charge with a crime; accuse