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SAT Common Diction Errors

Subjects : sat, english
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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