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59 .   Wide receivers typically are taller .
A. misplaced modifier
B. dangling modifier
C. faulty predication
D. incomplete comparison
Answer:  D.   incomplete comparison
60 .   Describing is where you describe something in 500 - 750 words .
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61 .   Denise 's mother put the wedding dress away for her daughter wrapped in tissue paper .
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62 .   Successful campaigning is where you attract a wide range of voters .
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63 .   The reason Frodo destroyed the ring is because it was too powerful and too dangerous .
A. dangling modifier
B. lack of parallelism
C. incomplete comparison
D. faulty predication
Answer:  A.   dangling modifier
64 .   The other gymnast 's score was not nearly as impressive .
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65 .   While reading the article , I _____ that there would be a tax increase this year .
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66 .   The scuba diver began his _____.
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67 .   Let 's dive down _____ to that coral reef .
A. there
B. they 're
C. their
Answer:  A.   there
68 .   Felicia wears the most beautiful _____ to school .
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69 .   The host 's wife untied the green girdle from around her _____.
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70 .   Make sure you ____ _ your sources correctly .
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71 .   After the light went out , he drove slowly ___ __ the house .
A. passed
B. past
Answer:  B.   past
72 .   I am concerned about how my test grade will _____ my grade in the course .
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73 .   Nancy eventually said _____ to Tom because her heart belonged to Frank .
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74 .   After you get home today , ___ __ are you going ?
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75 .   It does not make _____ for both of us to take a car .
A. since
B. scents
C. sense
D. cents
Answer:  C.   sense
76 .   _ ____ the new movie theater opened , my favorite pool hall has been practically empty .
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77 .   During the Civil War , General Sherman declared that Vicksburg , Mississippi , was the " town _____ beautiful to burn . "
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78 .   To enroll in defensive driving , all students must bring _____ tuition .
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79 .   The doctor was too busy to see any new _ ____.
A. patients
B. patience
Answer:  A.   patients
80 .   I had a fear of sharks , so I go to the dive master for help dealing with my anxiety .
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81 .   When a detective arrives at a crime scene , you start to look for clues .
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82 .   I always keep my car clean because you never know who might need a ride home from school person
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83 .   When a person gets a new job , you try to make a good impression .
A. person
B. discourse
C. tense
Answer:  A.   person
84 .   I like my job in the student center because you get to see everyone at one time or another .
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85 .   Mother asked did we enjoy our dinner ?
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86 .   Melanie reported that the new secretary was inefficient , and " she ought to be fired . "
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87 .   The recruiter said I could advance in the Air Force , but do you really want to enlist ?
A. person
B. discourse
C. tense
Answer:  A.   person
88 .   John stubbed out my love like a cigarette .
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89 .   An angry man is a raging bull .
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90 .   My usually kind professor is a tiger when he is angry .
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91 .   The lecture continued for eons .
A. hyperbole
B. metaphor
C. personification
D. simile
Answer:  A.   hyperbole
92 .   Three year old Steven is as smart as a whip .
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63. The reason Frodo destroyed the ring is because it was too powerful and too dangerous. A. dangling modifier B. lack of parallelism C. incomplete comparison D. faulty predication
64. The other gymnast's score was not nearly as impressive.
65. While reading the article, I _____ that there would be a tax increase this year.
66. The scuba diver began his _____.
Classification: Restricted
67. Let's dive down _____ to that coral reef. A. there B. they're C. their
68. Felicia wears the most beautiful _____ to school.
69. The host's wife untied the green girdle from around her _____.
70. Make sure you _____ your sources correctly.
71. After the light went out, he drove slowly _____ the house. A. passed B. past
72. I am concerned about how my test grade will _____ my grade in the course.
73. Nancy eventually said _____ to Tom because her heart belonged to Frank.
74. After you get home today, _____ are you going?
75. It does not make _____ for both of us to take a car. A. since B. scents C. sense D. cents Classification: Restricted
76. _____ the new movie theater opened, my favorite pool hall has been practically empty.
77. During the Civil War, General Sherman declared that Vicksburg, Mississippi, was the "town _____ beautiful to burn."
78. To enroll in defensive driving, all students must bring _____ tuition.
79. The doctor was too busy to see any new _____. A. patients B. patience
80. I had a fear of sharks, so I go to the dive master for help dealing with my anxiety.
81. When a detective arrives at a crime scene, you start to look for clues.
82. I always keep my car clean because you never know who might need a ride home from school person
83. When a person gets a new job, you try to make a good impression. A. person B. discourse C. tense
84. I like my job in the student center because you get to see everyone at one time or another.
85. Mother asked did we enjoy our dinner?
86. Melanie reported that the new secretary was inefficient, and "she ought to be fired."

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