Structure And Written Expression

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Time – 25 minutes(includes reading the directions)This section is designed to measure your ability to recognize language that is appropriate for standard written English. There are two types of questions in this section, with special directions for each type. STRUCTUREDirections: Questions 1 – 15 are incomplete sentences. Beneath each sentence you will see four words or phrases, marked (A), (B), (C), and (D). Choose the one word or phrase that best completes the sentence. Then, on your answer sheet, find the number of the question and fill in the space that corresponds to the letter of the answer you have chosen. Fill in the space so that the letter inside the oval cannot be seen. Look at the following examples:Example IIn 1869 the Wyomi


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The Burmese believe that albino elephants_____sacred.
    • A. 

      Is

    • B. 

      Are

    • C. 

      Was

    • D. 

      Were

  • 2. 
    This was to____the illusion of a legitimate knock out.
    • A. 

      Creation

    • B. 

      Creative

    • C. 

      Create

    • D. 

      Creator

  • 3. 
    This term____from military line-ups for inspection.
    • A. 

      Comes

    • B. 

      Came

    • C. 

      Coming

    • D. 

      Come

  • 4. 
    They would alternate hands up the bat_____the end was reached and one of the players had the “upper hand”.
    • A. 

      When

    • B. 

      In order to

    • C. 

      Until

    • D. 

      Because

  • 5. 
    If you don’t secure the boat to the dock it will probably_____away.
    • A. 

      Has floated

    • B. 

      Had floated

    • C. 

      Be floated

    • D. 

      Float

  • 6. 
    They always pound it____they bump into each other.
    • A. 

      Because

    • B. 

      So

    • C. 

      If

    • D. 

      When

  • 7. 
    He was posted up all day____that corner.
    • A. 

      Of

    • B. 

      In

    • C. 

      On

    • D. 

      At

  • 8. 
    By that time,_____that I had to pull a Nancy and get it over with.
    • A. 

      When I was so tired

    • B. 

      I was so tired

    • C. 

      Because I was so tired

    • D. 

      I was so tired so

  • 9. 
    The_____famous escape attempt involved Frank Morris and brothers John and Clarence Anglin, popularized in the motion picture Escape from Alcatraz.
    • A. 

      Most

    • B. 

      More

    • C. 

      Very

    • D. 

      So

  • 10. 
    _______Robert Straud was transferred to the Medical Center for Federal Prisoners in Springfield.
    • A. 

      Now

    • B. 

      In 1959

    • C. 

      Tomorrow

    • D. 

      Next month

  • 11. 
    I just feel glad____I still get jobs where I don’t have to sell something.
    • A. 

      Who

    • B. 

      That

    • C. 

      Whom

    • D. 

      Whose

  • 12. 
    I did a musical, Cry-Baby, back in 1989,_____I didn’t sing.
    • A. 

      And

    • B. 

      So

    • C. 

      Or

    • D. 

      But

  • 13. 
    _____are used to tell somebody to do something.
    • A. 

      Imperative

    • B. 

      Imperatively

    • C. 

      Imperatives

    • D. 

      Imperativeness

  • 14. 
    Based on the book by William Joyce entitled A Day With Wilbur Robinson, this movie is clean, fun, silly, refreshing_____so endearing.
    • A. 

      And

    • B. 

      Or

    • C. 

      Than

    • D. 

      But

  • 15. 
    After World War II, Knacke invented the ring slot parachute____. 
    • A. 

      Who is used for moderate subsonic speeds.

    • B. 

      When is used for moderate subsonic speeds

    • C. 

      Where is used for moderate subsonic speeds

    • D. 

      Which is used for moderate subsonic speeds

  • 16. 
    To entice companies, Skype has partnered with Avaya, a major seller of corporate phonesystems, to get his bundle of products to businesses that use Internet-based systems. 
  • 17. 
    The U.S. Federal Communications Commission appears poised to pass a set of rules that broadly create two classes of Internet access in the United States.
  • 18. 
    Taking financial accounting require a lot of studying.
  • 19. 
    In addition to being used as subjects, gerunds can also be used as objects which  they follow certain verbs.
  • 20. 
    Having finished high school with excellently grades, I was sent to continue my studies abroad.
  • 21. 
    Russian sciences are studying the development of irritability and “cabin fever” among cosmonauts who are forced to live in the close quarters of a space ship for months.
  • 22. 
    A robot is programmed to understand human speech will be operating  by voice command.
  • 23. 
    The Engineers are working on a prototypes of EVA have an intense interest in retriever-type robots.
  • 24. 
    Listening intently to the professor’s lecture, the students took notes rapid.
  • 25. 
    Because of American industry is competing with high quality foreign imports, it must raise its standards of quality.
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