# Recent questions tagged fill-the-blank

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Fill the gaps in the passage below with the most appropriate word from the options given for each gap. The right words are the ones used by the author. Be guided by the author's overall style and meaning when you choose the answers. In a large company, ______ ... a failed product and to ask how the process ____$(3)$___ such a phenomenon in the first place. derived engineered produced allowed
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Fill the gaps in the passage below with the most appropriate word from the options given for each gap. The right words are the ones used by the author. Be guided by the author's overall style and meaning when you choose the answers. In a large company, ______$(1)$___ ... as a failed product and to ask how the process ____$(3)$___ such a phenomenon in the first place. resolve thwart defeat close
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Fill the gaps in the passage below with the most appropriate word from the options given for each gap. The right words are the ones used by the author. Be guided by the author's overall style and meaning when you choose the answers. ... ____ and when they do assess alternatives, they may be externally nebulous about their criteria of evaluation. implications disadvantages utility alternatives
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Fill the gaps in the passage below with the most appropriate word from the options given for each gap. The right words are the ones used by the author. Be guided by the author's overall style and meaning when you choose the ... ____ and when they do assess alternatives, they may be externally nebulous about their criteria of evaluation. quantitatively systematically scientifically analytically
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Fill in the blanks, numbered $[1], [2], [3], [4], [5], [6]$ in the passage below with the most appropriate word from the options given for each blank. "Between the year $1946$ and the year $1955,$ ... can be $[4];$ automobiles may be $[5],$ auctioned off. Nothing belongs to the $[6]$ until the case is settled. purchaser victim investor offender
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Fill in the blanks, numbered $[1], [2], [3], [4], [5], [6]$ in the passage below with the most appropriate word from the options given for each blank. "Between the year $1946$ and the year $1955,$ ... can be $[4];$ automobiles may be $[5],$ auctioned off. Nothing belongs to the $[6]$ until the case is settled. smashed seized dismantled frozen
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Fill in the blanks, numbered $[1], [2], [3], [4], [5], [6]$ in the passage below with the most appropriate word from the options given for each blank. "Between the year $1946$ and the year $1955,$ ... can be $[4];$ automobiles may be $[5],$ auctioned off. Nothing belongs to the $[6]$ until the case is settled. closed detached attached impounded
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Fill in the blanks, numbered $[1], [2], [3], [4], [5], [6]$ in the passage below with the most appropriate word from the options given for each blank. "Between the year $1946$ and the year $1955,$ I did not file any income tax returns." With that $[1]$ ... can be $[4];$ automobiles may be $[5],$ auctioned off. Nothing belongs to the $[6]$ until the case is settled. sanctions refunds fees fines
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Fill in the blanks, numbered $[1], [2], [3], [4], [5], [6]$ in the passage below with the most appropriate word from the options given for each blank. "Between the year $1946$ and the year $1955,$ ... can be $[4];$ automobiles may be $[5],$ auctioned off. Nothing belongs to the $[6]$ until the case is settled. interest taxes principal returns
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Fill in the blanks, numbered $[1], [2], [3], [4],$ in the passage below with the most appropriate word from the options given for each blank. At that time the White House was as serene as a resort hotel out of season. The corridors were $[1].$ In ... by President Eisenhower himself. Apparently, his $[3]$ was easily set off; he scowled when he $[4]$ the corridors. paced strolled stormed prowled
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Fill in the blanks, numbered $[1], [2], [3], [4],$ in the passage below with the most appropriate word from the options given for each blank. At that time the White House was as serene as a resort hotel out of season. The corridors were $[1].$ In ... by President Eisenhower himself. Apparently, his $[3]$ was easily set off; he scowled when he $[4]$ the corridors. laughter curiosity humour temper
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Fill in the blanks, numbered $[1], [2], [3], [4],$ in the passage below with the most appropriate word from the options given for each blank. At that time the White House was as serene as a resort hotel out of season. The corridors were $[1].$ In ... by President Eisenhower himself. Apparently, his $[3]$ was easily set off; he scowled when he $[4]$ the corridors. quiet faded loud stentorian
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The _____ of the country should take a greater interest in promoting the indigenous works that are rooted in the deep traditions of scholarship across the world. LITERATI LITERATE LITERATURE LITERAL
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During the heated discussion, the leader of the group ________ refuted all the claims brought by his opponents. Later everybody acknowledged that he survived by most _______ luck. ingeniously, incredible ingeniously, incredulous ingenuously, incredible ingenuously, incredulous
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Justice Minister Bola lge, confronted with the general incivility of local police, placed a ______ on the cads. Said the Hon. Bola lge, “I pray that god will make big holes in their pokets”. malediction sanction proscription plea
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________ of different categories of problems often leads to design of improper solutions that fail to address the complexities of the problem. CONFABULATION CONFLATION CONFLICT CONFESSION
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Fill in the blanks Sometimes the greatest inventions _____ an idea of startling simplicity. stumbles upon hinge upon starves without lacks
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Fill in the blanks Sam asked me to keep this secret ________. secret in myself amongst us between us
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Fill in the blanks The neighbour grabbed the boy, and rolled him on the road to _______ the flames. smother kill burn out fizz out
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Fill in the blanks If you are trying to make a strong impression on your audience, you can not do so by being understated, tentative, or __________. hyperbolic restrained argumentative authoritative
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Fill in the blanks. We were amazed that a man who had been heretofore the most ________ of public speakers could, in a single speech, electrify an audience and bring them cheering to their feet. enthralling accomplished pedestrian auspicious
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Fill in the blanks. Ms. Sutcliffe’s helpful notes on her latest wine discoveries and her no-nonsense warnings to consumers about ________ wines provide _______ guide to the numbering array of wines of Burgundy. excellent .... a useful overrated..., an inadequate overpriced .... a trusty unsatisfactory ... a spotty
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In each of the following questions, a part of a sentence is left blank. You are to those from among the four options given below each question, the one which would best fill the blanks. When we call others dogmatic, what we really object to is ... dogmas that are different from our own. the extremism that goes along with it. the subversion of whatever they actually believe in concomitantly.
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In each of the following questions, a part of a sentence is left blank. You are to those from among the four options given below each question, the one which would best fill the blanks. Political power is just as permanent as today's newspaper. Ten years down the line, ... in today's newspaper or few will know, or care about when a lot of water will have passed under the bridge, who will care
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In each of the following questions, a part of a sentence is left blank. You are to those from among the four options given below each question, the one which would best fill the blanks. I am an entertainer. _________ , I have to keep smiling because ... and sorrow has an affinity. Even if I have tears in me Even though I am depressed inside While entertaining people In the entertainment business
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In each of the following questions, a part of a sentence is left blank. You are to those from among the four options given below each question, the one which would best fill the blanks. The stock-market is probably _______. And the way the ... health of public sentiment the least imperfect mechanism for judging the quantity of the sentiment of the public the best indicator of public sentiment
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In each of the following questions, a part of a sentence is left blank. You are to those from among the four options given below each question, the one which would best fill the blanks. _______the more they remain the same. The more the merrier The less the dynamism The more things change The more pronounced the transformation
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There are two gaps in each of the following sentences. From the pairs of words given, choose the one that fills the gaps most appropriately. The first word in the pair should fill the first gap. The Athenians on the whole were peaceful and prosperous, ... universe and dispute with Socrates, or to travel abroad and _____ the world. leisure, explore time, ignore ability, suffer temerity, understand
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There are two gaps in each of the following sentences. From the pairs of words given, choose the one that fills the gaps most appropriately. The first word in the pair should fill the first gap. The argument that the need for a looser fiscal policy to _____ demand outweighs the need to _____ budget deficits is persuasive. assess, minimize outstrip, eliminate stimulate, control restrain, conceal
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There are two gaps in each of the following sentences. From the pairs of words given, choose the one that fills the gaps most appropriately. The first word in the pair should fill the first gap. The best punctuation is that of which the reader is least ... punctuation, or lack of it, _____ itself, it is usually because it _____. obtrudes, offends enjoins, fails conceals, recedes effaces, counts
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There are two gaps in each of the following sentences. From the pairs of words given, choose the one that fills the gaps most appropriately. The first word in the pair should fill the first gap. The Internet is a medium where users have nearly _____ choices and _____ constraints about where to go and what to do. unbalanced, nonexistent embarrassing, no unlimited, minimal choking, shocking
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There are two gaps in each of the following sentences. From the pairs of words given, choose the one that fills the gaps most appropriately. The first word in the pair should fill the first gap. Physicians may soon have _____ to help ... their limbs by bypassing the ____ nerves that once controlled their muscles. instruments, detrimental ways, damaged reason, involuntary impediments, complex
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There are two gaps in each of the following sentences. From the pairs of words given, choose the one that fills the gaps most appropriately. The first word in the pair should fill the first gap. This simplified ________ to the decision-making ... read for anyone ______ important real estate, personal, or professional decisions primer, maximizing tract, enacting introduction, under guide, facing
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There are two gaps in each of the following sentences. From the pairs of words given, choose the one that fills the gaps most appropriately. The first word in the pair should fill the first gap. From the time she had put her hair up, ... attitude toward the other sex which was a blend of _______ and _______. admiration, tolerance indifference, contempt impertinence, temperance arrogance, fidelity
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There are two gaps in each of the following sentences. From the pairs of words given, choose the one that fills the gaps most appropriately. The first word in the pair should fill the first gap. Their achievement in the field of literature is described as ______; sometimes it is even called ______. magnificent, irresponsible insignificant, influential significant, paltry unimportant, trivial
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Direction for below question: The following question has a sentence with two blanks. Given below each question are five pairs of words. Choose the pair that best completes the sentence. Exhaustion of natural resource, destruction of individual initiative ... ______ to an earlier kind of world. tenets; fixation aspects; inhibitions institutions; inhibitions organs; tradition departments; repulsion
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Direction for below question: The following question has a sentence with two blanks. Given below each question are five pairs of words. Choose the pair that best completes the sentence. Every human being, after the first few days of his life ... , there is the effect of environment, including _____ constitutional; weather congenital; education personal; climate economic; learning genetic; pedagogy