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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. Head of a school






3. To refer to indirectly






4. To indicate indirectly






5. Something likely to happen






6. Fundamental basis for conduct






7. To come before






8. To bring about or cause






9. Something that is caused - a consequence






10. To conclude through reasoning






11. To introduce; to install in a new office






12. A mental outlook or view






13. Having or expressing desire for something






14. Not biased by personal interest






15. To charge with a crime; accuse






16. To escape or avoid






17. Advisable; recommendable; worthwhile






18. An erroneous perception






19. Your source of mental judgement






20. The state of being conscious






21. To connect incriminatingly






22. Tame; trained






23. To act on or cause a change






24. To carry on and move forward






25. To attribute to a certain






26. To convey an impression of






27. Having to do with the home or homeland






28. An expression of praise






29. Not caring; indifferent






30. An indirect reference