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SAT identification of sentence errors practice test 01

1. Illiteracy is an enormous problem,A it affectsB millions of people worldwide,C and is an impediment toD social progress.† No errorE.

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2. The company president has takenA steps to ensure that sheB can handle the pressure and anxiety associated withC the job, includingD joining a yoga class and enlisting the support of a network of friends. No errorE.

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3. If you are sure thatA you are in the right,B you would notC mind an independent examination ofD the case. No errorE.

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4. The union insistedA on an increase in theirB membersíC starting pay, and threatened to call a strike if the company refused toD meet the demand. No errorE.

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5. Television viewers claim thatA the number of scenes depictingB alcohol consumption haveC increased dramatically overD the last decade. No errorE.

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6. Employees with lessA personal problems areB likelyC to be moreD productive. No errorE.

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7. The three richest men in America haveA assets worth more thanB the combined assetsC of the sixty poorest countries ofD the world. No errorE.

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8. ShipwreckedA on a desert island, coconuts and otherB fruits formedC the basis of the sailorísD diet. No errorE.

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9. Fifty percent of the people alive today haveA never made a phone call, butB thirty percent stillC have no electricity connections to theirD homes. No errorE.

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10. The rhododendron, whichA ornaments so manyB English gardens, isC not native toD Europe. No errorE.

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11. The farmer should not have beenA so careless asB to leave the door of the house unbolted whenC he had goneD to bed. No errorE.

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12. A censusA of the island revealedB a population of onlyC 10,000 peopleD. No errorE.

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13. The engineer, who is renowned for his ingenuityA, has designedB a very uniqueC cooling system for our new plant inD Spain. No errorE.

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14. Shoes of thoseA kind areB bad for the feet;C low heels areD better. No errorE.

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15. My father saw how muchA Uncle Tom was enjoyingB his early retirement, andC so he decided to do the sameD. No errorE.

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Test information

Q 15 questions

Time 10 minutes

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