Small Quiz

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QUESTION 1

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For foreign tourists , charter vacations often turn out to cost considerably more than

they originally seemed.

 

they originally seemed

they originally seem to

they seemingly would cost originally

it seemed originally

it originally seemed they would

QUESTION 2

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For residents  of the eighteenth-century nation in South America, men-hide

shields with iron frames were essential items of military equipment, a method to

protect warriors against enemy

 

a method to protect

as a method protecting

protecting

as a protection of

to protect

QUESTION 3

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For most citizens, the price of premium continues to rise annually,

even if free of damage claims and moving violations.

 

even if

despite being

even if they are

although they may be

even if remaining

QUESTION 4

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For safety from the harsh humidity, the Congo tribe lived in open-sided, flat-topped

dwellings known as shades, each a roof of poles and arrowweed supported by posts

set in a rectangle.

 

each a roof of poles and arrowweed

each a roof of poles and arrowweed that are being

with each being a roof of poles and arrowweed

with roofs of poles and arrowweed to be

with roofs of poles and arrowweed that are

QUESTION 5

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For most animals as well as birds the sense of smell appears to play a role in navigation, since pigeons with surgically removed olfactory nerves were found to have increased difficulties in

homing.

 

were found to have increased difficulties

have been found to have increased difficulty

were found to have increasing difficulty

had been found to have increased difficulties

have been found to have increasing difficulties

QUESTION 6

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For some reason the new corporatet treats his visiters like idiots, talking to them like

they were mentally deficient and incapable of understanding more than the simplest

ideas.

 

like idiots, talking to them like they

as if they were idiots, talking to them like they

like idiots, talking to them as if they

as idiots, talking to them like they

like idiots who

QUESTION 7

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Incorporated  in 1979, the bi weekly increased its circulation more than double since then,

and its advertising.

 

increased its circulation more than double since then,

has since increased its circulation more than double,

has since more than doubled its circulation

since then more than doubled its circulation

more than doubled its circulation since then

QUESTION 8

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Framed by unfaithful relatives , Steven Harris was imprisoned for ten years

before there was exoneration and his freedom.

 

there was exoneration and his freedom

he was to be exonerated with freedom

being exonerated and freed

exoneration and his freedom

being freed, having been exonerated

QUESTION 9

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Geoge cummings  book on America contrasted the republicanism of the United States

with what she saw as the aristocratic and corrupt institutions of England.

 

with what she saw as

with that which she saw to be

to that she saw being

and that which she saw as

and what she saw to be

QUESTION 10

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Chanakya’s survey showed that people living in small cities and villages consider

themselves   in big cities.

 

no happier than do people living

no happier than do people living

not any happier than do people who live

no happier than are people who are living

not as happy as are people who live