GMAT Words

Please choose the most appropriate answer for each sentence.
  • 1
    As a troubleshooter he was often ..... to sort out problems in different area offices.
  • 2
    I don't believe it myself but ..... to the newspapers he is supposed to have exaggerated the firm's profits.
  • 3
    He finds himself in a very difficult situation since you could say he's ..... a rock and a hard place.
  • 4
    Eventually they made their minds up and ..... to appoint the outsider to the job.
  • 5
    In ..... to prevent any industrial espionage all employees had to sign a document preventing them from talking about their work.
  • 6
    With a view to providing a better environment for their children the couple decided to move ..... from the city to the countryside.
  • 7
    The boss wants you to explain why there is a discrepancy in the figures and ..... for the sudden drop in profits.
  • 8
    The charity is finding it very difficult to continue operating and that's why it's ..... for the government to help.
  • 9
    The government are erecting concrete blocks around the Houses of Parliament to ..... the buildings against possible terrorist attacks.
  • 10
    It wasn't really a serious crime but it was pointed out to him that by parking there he was in ..... of a local byelaw.