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Off-the-Cuff Remarks

GRE-4KZEVB

Select the TWO answer choices that, when used to complete the sentence, fit the meaning of the sentence as a whole and produce completed sentences that are alike in meaning.

The candidate’s _______________ remarks regarding abortion were not well received, even when his campaign manager attempted to persuade the media and public that his comments were off-the-record, a part of a private conversation, and not serious.

A

clarifying

B

facetious

C

flippant

D

formal

E

grave

F

pliant