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answer: (a) launched A4 I was totally unaware of the increased taxes. answer: (d) unaware A5 The price of petrol has risen again. answer: (b) risen A6 The ordinary person is again being asked to stump up to pay for dental treatment. answer: (a) stump up A7 This car is intended for the export market only. answer: (c) export A8 Credit card holders struggle very hard to reduce the amount they owe. answer: (a) reduce A9 This charity was set up to collect money for the poor. answer: (a) collect A10 Everything turned out all right in the end. answer: (d) turned out 159 Questions Index
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PHOTOCOPIABLE © Incomplete Sentences / Advanced level # 53 (Answer Keys) GRE verbal test A1 There are no problems for me because I find those questions very easy . answer: (a) easy A2 Are you going abroad for your holidays this year? answer: (c) abroad A3 They praised him for his brave actions. answer: (a) praised A4 He is very lucky to have got himself a plum job. answer: (d) plum A5 They escaped from the fire unhurt. answer: (b) escaped A6 After two rings of the bell she suddenly appeared in the doorway. answer: (c) appeared A7 She never spoke about herself and was always very modest about the good things she had done. answer: (a) modest A8 He has lots of money and owns two houses in the city. answer: (b) owns A9 One of that child's teeth is very loose and will soon fall out. answer: (d) loose A10 They worked hard all day without a break . answer: (a) break 160 Questions Index
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PHOTOCOPIABLE © Incomplete Sentences / Advanced level # 54 (Answer Keys) GRE verbal test A1 Start reading the story from page 4 and then go on until you reach the end of the chapter. answer: (b) reach A2 Answer the questions at the back of the book and make sure that you check your answers carefully. answer: (c) sure A3 The whole purpose of all these exercises is to test your knowledge of grammar and vocabulary. answer: (a) test A4 A useful way to increase your vocabulary is to read as much as possible. answer: (b) increase A5 You don't have to read just novels but also newspapers so that you can see examples of idiomatic language. answer: (a) idiomatic A6 Another important activity is to practise your spoken language. answer: (b) practise A7 If you can afford the cost of travel, there is of course no substitute for visiting the country itself. answer: (a) afford A8 Try to persuade a native speaker to talk to you so that you can record the conversation. answer: (b) persuade A9 Play the tape back as many times as you like and repeat everything that the native speaker has said. answer: (d) repeat A10 If you manage to do all these things, it won't be long before you find yourself speaking the language fluently . answer: (b) fluently 161 Questions Index
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PHOTOCOPIABLE © Incomplete Sentences / Advanced level # 55 (Answer Keys) GRE verbal test A1 When you go to an auction and you want to buy a particular item, you can simply make a bid for it.
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