A. salvo B. encore C. barrage D. concession E. demurral F. palliative 1-20 Although visitors initially may find touring the city by subway to be _____, they are pleased to discover that subways are an inexpensive and _____ way to get around. Blank (i) Blank (ii) A. convenient D. generous B. daunting E. efficient C. extravagant F. prohibitive 1-21 One critic asserts that modern urban architecture causes sensory deprivation because it fails to provide visual and tactile _____. A. spur B. stimulation C. complacence D. confusion E. bewilderment F. latency 1-22 Because little rain falls in the district during summer, municipalities are necessarily _____ to _____ water from winter storms. Blank (i) Blank (ii) A. reluctant D. avoid B. careful E. squander C. free F. store 1-23 Toni Cade Bambara`s novels are engrossing because the protagonists, in striving to achieve goals, are not simply _____ characters. A. passive B. independent C. abandoned D. resigned E. redundant F. autonomous
陈 琦 GRE 填 空 基 础 24 套 14 琦 叔 团 队 • 倾 情 奉 献 1-24 Once his integrity had been _____, the mayoral candidate was quick both to _____ these attacks and to issue counterattacks. Blank (i) Blank (ii) A. impugned D. buttress B. restored E. recommence C. enhanced F. repudiate 1-25 New data measuring the _____ of land beneath the oceans permit accurate generalizations about the topography of the seafloor. A. models B. contours C. remnants D. outlines E. pigments F. vestige 1-26 Excessive secrecy tends to _____ excessive curiosity and thus serves to _____ the very impulses against which it guards. Blank (i) Blank (ii) A. inhibit D. deride B. satisfy E. provoke C. invite F. limit 1-27 In frigid regions a layer of permafrost under the soil surface prevents water from sinking deep into the soil, and so the water _____ the land, helping to create bog and _____ conditions. Blank (i) Blank (ii) A. freezes D. tropical B. parches E. swamp C. inundates F. desert 1-28 Although the bystander`s account of the car accident at first seemed _____, the police officer was surprised, on further investigation, to find that it was _____, defended by the alibi of an important witness. Blank (i) Blank (ii) A. probable D. inconsistent B. implausible E. correct C. logical F. erroneous
陈 琦 GRE 填 空 基 础 24 套 15 琦 叔 团 队 • 倾 情 奉 献 1-29 The legislation facing Congress was so _____ that it threatened to shatter the governing body`s fragile bipartisanship. A. rhetorical B. transparent C. translucent D. repetitive E. disruptive F. divisive 1-30 In All God`s Children Need Traveling Shoes, author Maya Angelou uses _____, brief descriptive sketches, to provide _____ view of Ghana that clearly details the land and its people. Blank (i) Blank (ii) A. vignettes D. a vivid B. treatises E. an illusory C. missives F. an ambiguous 1-31 Because an older horse is more _____ than a younger one, it is safer for a novice rider. A. docile B. cantankerous C. gargantuan D. tractable E. grouchy F. frolicsome 1-32 The library`s collection is a _____ of Asian American historical documents, including rare materials about race relations.
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