Question of the Day

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25
2014
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Critical Reading > Sentence Completions

Choose the word or set of words that, when inserted in the sentence, best fits the meaning of the sentence as a whole. 

A veteran of both stage and screen, Richard Harris brought a certain level of ------- to his roles, lending ------- to each character that he played.

Answer Choices

Hint

The information after the second comma reinforces the meaning of the first part of the sentence, so the two missing terms likely have similar meanings.

Question of the Day

Can you answer today's question?

Register Next Tests:
1/24 , 3/14

Dec
25
2014
33,735 responses
Question of the Day Statistics
Number Answered
Correct 14,214
Incorrect 19,521
42% correct

Critical Reading > Sentence Completions

Choose the word or set of words that, when inserted in the sentence, best fits the meaning of the sentence as a whole. 

A veteran of both stage and screen, Richard Harris brought a certain level of ------- to his roles, lending ------- to each character that he played.

Answer Choices

Answer

A “veteran,” or seasoned, actor should be able to carry himself with “ gravitas,” or seriousness. A serious performer, in turn, is capable of playing a variety of roles with “ dignity,” or a seriousness of manner.