## PCSR Correct Usage Exercise

This is the first correct usage exercise for March 2018 CS Exams.

## 2018 PCSR Civil Service Review Guide 17

2018 PCSR Civil Service Review Guide 17
Week 17: January 22 – 28, 2018

PART I: MATH
A. RATE BASE AND PERCENTAGE

Part II: ENGLISH
A. Vocabulary

Part III: CLERICAL
A. Spelling Quiz 17

PART IV: OTHERS
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## 2018 PCSR Civil Service Review Guide 18

2018 PCSR Civil Service Review Guide 18
Week 18: January 29 – February 4, 2018

PART I: MATH
A. RATIO AND PROPORTION
Lesson 1: Ratio and Proportion Definition and Representation
Ratio Sample Problem 1
Ratio Sample Problem 2
Ratio Sample Problem 3

Part II: PRACTICE TESTS
ENGLISH
Grammar Quiz on Conjunctions
Grammar Quiz – There, Their, They’re
Grammar Quiz – A, An, The

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## 2018 PCSR Civil Service Review Guide 19

2018 PCSR Civil Service Review Guide 19
Week 19: February 5 – February 11, 2018
PART I: MATH
A. AREA

Part II: PRACTICE TESTS

PART III: OTHERS
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## Civil Service Review Spelling Quiz 17 – Set 2

In each item, identify the word with incorrect spelling.

Item 01

a. sequential
b. tidy
c. incorrigible
d. haughtines
e. eighth

Item 02

a. pallate
b. palpitate
c. controversial
e. consistency

Item 03

a. terminal
b. premonicion
d. hydration
e. invoke

Item 04

a. inundate
b. clemency
c. sustainance
d. ironic
e. invert

Item 05

a. pacifist
b. opiate
c. palette
d. solubol
e. opus

Item 06

a. eschew
b. blurt
c. challenging
d. deserve
e. loitter

Item 07

a. influence
b. affluence
c. frugallity
d. callous
e. coagulate

Item 08

a. humain
b. glower
c. espionage
d. gratify
e. grate

Item 09

a. hover
b. hibernate
c. incriment
d. entail
e. extravagant

Item 10

a. maxim
b. celebration
c. government
d. metaphor
e. inarticullate

1. d. – haughtiness
2. a – palliate
3. b – premonition
4. c – sustenance
5. d – soluble
6. e – loiter
7. c – frugality
8. a – humane
9. c – increment
10. e – inarticulate

## Civil Service Exam Vocabulary Review 17

This is the PCSR 17th vocabulary reviewer.

Scandalous, defamatory, libelous, offensive

Example: Once you enter the world of the show business, you should be ready to face the scurrilous attacks of your bashers.

Showing excitement; cheerful and full of energy

Example: The host’s ebullient nature is contagious.

3. Primp – Verb
Groom oneself with care; tidy; spend time making minor adjustments to (one’s hair, makeup)

Example: The groom stood by nervously while his bride-to-be primped one last time before the mirror.

4. Expedite – Verb
Hasten; hurry; accelerate

Example: The client requested to expedite the delivery due to her tight schedule.

5. Affluence – Noun
Abundance; wealth

Example: The philanthropist uses his affluence to help people in need.

6. Consort – Noun
Husband or wife; or companion

Example: The search for a consort for the debutant ended happily.

7. Flout – Verb
Defy; break; disobey

Example: The protesters flouted all authority.

8. Gawk – Verb
Stare foolishly; look in open-mouthed awe

Example: Ruben gawked at Sally as she walked down the stairs.

9. Haggle – Verb
Argue about the price; negotiate; bargain

Example: Although Gina is quite wealthy, she will haggle to save a peso.

10. Hoard – Verb
Stockpile; accumulate for future use; stock; store

Example: Whenever there are rumors of food shortage, many people are tempted to hoard food.

That’s all.

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