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# Text Completion #Q17-Despite the smile that spread

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Text Completion #Q17-Despite the smile that spread [#permalink]  30 Aug 2014, 06:51
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82% (00:11) correct 17% (00:06) wrong based on 34 sessions
Despite the smile that spread from ear to ear, her eyes relayed a certain __________.
o jubilance
o sorrow
o mischievousness
o vision
o liveliness

[Reveal] Spoiler:
Explanation: Key word is despite look for antonyms of happiness. Answer is Sorrow.
[Reveal] Spoiler: OA

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Re: Text Completion #Q17-Despite the smile that spread [#permalink]  21 Nov 2020, 03:05
sandy wrote:
Despite the smile that spread from ear to ear, her eyes relayed a certain __________.
o jubilance
o sorrow
o mischievousness
o vision
o liveliness

[Reveal] Spoiler:
Explanation: Key word is despite look for antonyms of happiness. Answer is Sorrow.

The keyword 'despite' suggests that the missing word should be an opposite feeling when you smile, sorrow is a good fit hence B is the right option.
Re: Text Completion #Q17-Despite the smile that spread   [#permalink] 21 Nov 2020, 03:05
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