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SAT Common Diction Errors

Subjects : sat, english
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1. Tame; trained

2. The state of being conscious

3. Fundamental basis for conduct

4. Something likely to happen

5. To carry on and move forward

6. To introduce; to install in a new office

7. Head of a school

8. A mental outlook or view

9. To bring about or cause

10. To escape or avoid

11. To refer to indirectly

12. Advisable; recommendable; worthwhile

13. Something that completes

14. To charge with a crime; accuse

15. To indicate indirectly

16. To act on or cause a change

17. An indirect reference

18. Your source of mental judgement

19. An expression of praise

20. To attribute to a certain

21. An erroneous perception

22. To connect incriminatingly

23. Not caring; indifferent

24. To convey an impression of

25. To conclude through reasoning

26. To come before

27. Having to do with the home or homeland

28. Not biased by personal interest

29. Having or expressing desire for something

30. Something that is caused - a consequence