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GMAT Tuesdays: Active Reading Strategies for the GMAT

Hello! Today, we’re diving further into active reading to learn exactly how to spot the main idea in a reading comprehension passage. Here’s an image of this week’s board work: Let me know if you have any questions by leaving a comment in the comment box below!  

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GMAT Sentence Correction: Do You Got What It Takes? – Explanation

Welcome back! Before we get started, take a moment to review Monday’s Sentence Correction question.   Question In the middle of the 19th century, mathematician turned computer scientist Ada Lovelace aided Charles Babbage by developing the first computer algorithm, a breakthrough that ushered in the computer age, leading to machines capable of executing functions far […]

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GMAT Tuesdays: Sentence Correction — Must Know Idioms #8

Hello! What do “contrasted with”, “indifferent towards”, and “not so much as” have in common? They are commonly tested idioms you might find on the GMAT! Watch this week’s video to make sure you know how to use them correctly. Here’s an image of this week’s board work: If you’d like to learn about any […]

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GMAT Sentence Correction: Do You Got What It Takes?

Below is a question that is both good news and bad news if you see one like it test day. First off, you are doing very well to see such a difficult question, because of the computer-adapted nature of the test. The bad news: you might burn up a lot of time and not even […]

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GMAT Sentence Correction Workout: The Summative Modifier

Example: If medical researchers are correct, then the human microbiome, made up of the microorganisms in our body, may hold the cure to diseases that have long plagued humanity, amounting to a major oversight in Western medicine that has, until recently, all but ignored any such role of the microbiome. (A) humanity, amounting to a […]

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GMAT Tuesdays with Kevin: Sentence Correction — Must Know Idioms #7

Hello! Today, join me in rainy Southern California for even more idiom practice! Here’s the board work for this GMAT Tuesday: And if you have any questions or comments, be sure to leave it in the comment box below.  

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GMAT Tuesdays with Kevin: Must Know Idioms #6

Hello! Looking for more idiom practice? Look no further than this week’s GMAT Tuesday! We’ll be learning how to correctly use the words “amid” and “among” today. Here’s the board work for this week: And, if you have comments or questions about this video or anything related to the GMAT, feel free to leave them […]

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GMAT Tuesdays with Kevin: Critical Reasoning Strategies — Efficiency

Hello! Ah, it’s getting cold and dreary this winter, but don’t let that stop you from being efficient on the GMAT! Learn how knowing your job and what to look for will save you time on the CR section. As usual, here’s the board work for this week: If you have any comments or questions […]

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GMAT Tuesdays with Kevin: Sentence Correction Tip #3

Hello! This week, I’m sharing another sentence correction tip involving splits: not the splits that professional gymnasts perform with elegance, but the kind you do with your GMAT answer choices! And as usual, here’s a still of this week’s board work: See you next week!  

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How to Improve Your GMAT Verbal Score

Some people, stereotypically American students, are more comfortable with verbal information and find math challenging.  Other students, especially native speakers of other languages, find the math do-able, but find the GMAT Verbal section daunting.  In both math and verbal, there are the individual facts and individual strategies to know, and then there’s the good instincts, […]

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