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GRE Test Review (Pool)
Section：VERBAL- Text Completion
Arranger: Walker Wang
Memory-prompt technology such as online birthday reminders does more than enhance our recall abilities; it induces us to (i)_____ ever more behaviors to automated processes. Witness the (ii)_____ a program that allows us to create computer greeting cards for the entire year in one sitting.
A. delegate D. controversy over B. ascribe E. popularity of C. liken F. sophistication of Analysis 答案：AE
分析：第一空考搭配，delegate to是委托的意思。第二空根据ever more behaviors说明这个program现在很流行，所以第二空选E选项。
Although in his new book he tends to repeat himself like a _____ uncle, McHughen makes a persuasive case for the safety of tinkering with genes to create new foods.
Three of the nation’s largest airlines could be operating under bankruptcy protection in coming weeks, analysts say, the latest sign of the industry’s ___ as it lurches through a historic transformation.
For all the _____ the new CEO has received from the press recently, her staff have a decidedly less rosy view of her.
Although Professor Pearson’s colleagues often complained that he was (i)_____, his friends were quick to defend him from this charge of (ii)_____.
A. importunate D. inconstancy B. garrulous E. dishonest C. mercurial F. partiality Analysis 答案：CD
分析：通过this charge of得知前后两个空格是同义，而且同为负评价，根据选项选出CD
The painter has emphasized the figure’s erect posture by making it contrast so starkly with the _____ exhibited by trees of the windswept orchard in the background.
分析：contrast so starkly with告诉我们直立的人物和树的特征是反义，所以空格选erect反义，答案选B选项。
Laws protecting intellectual property are intended to stimulate creativity, yet some forms of creative work have never enjoyed legal protection—a situation that ought to be of great interest. If we see certain forms of creative endeavor (i)_____ as a result of uncontrolled copying, we might decide to (ii)_____ intellectual property law. Conversely, if unprotected creative work (iii)_____ in the absence of legal rules against copying, we would do well to know how such flourishing is sustained.
A. languishing D. jettison G. declines in originality B. proliferating E. extend H. manages to thrive C. diversifying F. relax I. openly invites imitation Analysis 答案：AEH
分析：uncontrolled copying会对creative endeavor产生负面的影响，所以第一空选A选项，第二空根据前面的条件来推，前面说会产生负面影响，所以现在必须有这种法律，所以第二空选E选项，第三空同义重复such flourishing，所以正确答案选H选项。
During the Renaissance, history was thought to be _____: it supplied instances of good and bad behavior in the past, thus informing the ethical precepts of the present.
分析：supplied instances of good and bad behavior in the past, thus informing the ethical precepts of the present说明历史有一种示范性的特征，所以正确答案选D选项。
In modern times, friendship has become a _____ relationship: a form of connection in terms of which all are understood and against which all are measured.
63-3 While in their consideration of the unique way athletics and academics are combined in United States universities, Markovits and Rensmann do not (i)_____ Gumbrecht’s idealizing vision of the compatibility of college athletics with the intellectual missions of institutions of higher learning, neither do they regard college athletics as (ii)_____: they believe that big-time sports have a rightful place in university life.
A. fully endorse D. indispensable B. intentionally recapitulate E. venal C. entirely misconstrue F. profitable Analysis 答案：AE
分析：此题较难，要从最后冒号之后入手，这里说运动有一个合理合法的地位，说明运动是正评价，所以根据neither do得出第二空选负评价，所以选E选项。那么第一空根据do not...neither...这个语法得知选正评价，正确答案A选项。
86-2 Even though the authors repeatedly _____ their own shrewdness, they show a remarkable credulousness toward far-fetched ideas such as carbon-eating trees and cloud-making machinery.
88-3 Not only is the field of behavioral genetics strewn with (i)_____ findings, but even among those findings that managed to survive, many have turned out to be (ii)_____ a very restricted class of cases.
A. convergent D. refuted by B. disparate E. germane to C. repudiated F. subordinate to Analysis 答案：CE
分析：第一空根据后文的even among those findings that managed to survive说明填入managed to survive的反义词，所以选C选项，第二空取managed to survive的反义，在选项中只能是E选项，就算是保留下来的也之和有限的案例有关联。