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Question 631
A
The politician was snubbed by the press for his remarks
B
The politician was criticized by the press for his remarks
C
The politician was closely questioned by the press for his remarks
D
The politician was ridiculed by the press for his remarks
Explanation

To transcribe the statement above, we first need to know the meaning of the various words used;

pilloried means to beattacked or ridiculed publicly.

inflammatory (relating to speech or writing) arousing or intended to arouse angry or violent feelings. example "inflammatory remarks"

synonyms: provocative provoking inflaming inciting agitating

option D best translate the statement.


Correct option: D
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Question 632
A
are they?
B
aren't they?
C
do they?
D
they are?
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Correct option: A
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Question 633
A
receives
B
had received
C
receive
D
has received
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Correct option: A
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Question 634
A
said / results
B
say / result
C
said /result
D
say / resulted
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Correct option: A
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Question 635
A
spot
B
law
C
north
D
naght
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Correct option: A
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Question 636
A
cost
B
won't
C
hope
D
coast
Explanation

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Correct option: A
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Question 637
A

there

B

dear

C

fair

D

bear

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Correct option: B
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Question 638
A
wife
B
of
C
off
D
laugh
Explanation

A list of possible pronunciation have been given below for the options and we can clearly see ''wife'' has a different vowel sound from other options.

wife--- [wf]

of--- [ (v;) ''when unstressed v, v; v]

off--- [f]

laugh--- [lf]


Correct option: A
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Question 639
A
chef
B
chief
C
shoe
D
ocean
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Correct option: B
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Question 640
A
He did not go to London and did not see the Queen
B
He would like to see the Queen when he goes to London
C
When he goes to London he will see the Queen
D
He did not see the Queen when he went to London
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Correct option: A

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