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Sentence Equivalence: Practice Question of the Week #28

For this week’s practice question, you’ll have to select exactly two words that best complete the sentence and produce sentences that are alike in meaning. We’ll be posting the answer and explanation tomorrow, good luck!

Poetaster, who at the outset believed one only needed time to write a great novel, was constantly assailed by misgivings, and before completing even one chapter, he abandoned what he had come to deem a(n) ________ enterprise.

  1. unworthy
  2. idealistic
  3. illusory
  4. notable
  5. ill-fated
  6. quixotic
Update: Here’s the answer/explanation post!

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4 Responses to Sentence Equivalence: Practice Question of the Week #28

  1. Praveen December 6, 2011 at 4:06 am #

    B and F.. idealistic and quixotic..

  2. Robin December 5, 2011 at 10:01 pm #

    b and f

  3. Jon Oz December 5, 2011 at 9:53 pm #

    B and F.

  4. Jared December 5, 2011 at 1:08 pm #

    C and F

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