GRE Text Completion Question 612
Irony is often used by (i)_____to help it to maintain its superiority over those outside the group; however, in literature it is sometimes (ii)_____the higher class, depicting their shallowness and (iii)_____outlook.
|A an elite||D opposed by||G decadent|
|B a cabal||E turned against||H liberal|
|C a caucus||F parodied by||I parodied by|
Correct Answer: AEG