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The characteristic (i)___________of Victorian homes lies in

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The characteristic (i)___________of Victorian homes lies in stark contrast to the more modern style of houses designed recently: today’s architects are often utilitarian, discarding any architectural embellishments to the point that their style could almost be described as (ii)___________.




Blank (i) Blank (ii)
A. ornateness D. ascetic
B. blandishments E. concomitant
C. austerity F. labyrinthine
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Victorian Homes are being compared to homes designed recently.
Recent Homes: utilitarian, discarding any architectural embellishments
=> Victorian Homes: Ornate in style - A. ornateness
'to the point' indicates extreme case: there extreme case of 'lacking embellishments' would suit with D. ascetic
Re: The characteristic (i)___________of Victorian homes lies in   [#permalink] 29 Oct 2020, 01:17
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