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SAT Common Diction Errors

Subjects : sat, english
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1. To attribute to a certain

2. Advisable; recommendable; worthwhile

3. To act on or cause a change

4. An expression of praise

5. Head of a school

6. To conclude through reasoning

7. Something that is caused - a consequence

8. Not caring; indifferent

9. Tame; trained

10. Having or expressing desire for something

11. The state of being conscious

12. Something that completes

13. To escape or avoid

14. Not biased by personal interest

15. An indirect reference

16. Having to do with the home or homeland

17. Something likely to happen

18. To introduce; to install in a new office

19. To connect incriminatingly

20. To carry on and move forward

21. To indicate indirectly

22. An erroneous perception

23. Fundamental basis for conduct

24. Your source of mental judgement

25. To come before

26. To charge with a crime; accuse

27. To refer to indirectly

28. To convey an impression of

29. A mental outlook or view

30. To bring about or cause