In the previous post on indefinite pronouns, I discussed issues related to Subject-Verb Agreement. This post explores issues of logic, as regards these unusual words. First, four GMAT Sentence Correction practice sentences. 1) Every US state has two senators, but the amount of representatives that all states have depends on their population. (A) the amount […]
Idioms are an important topic on GMAT Sentence Corrections. With some idioms, a particular verb may demand a single preposition — for example, “able to do X” is correct, and “able for doing X” is incorrect. See our idiom ebook for more examples. That’s a great deal to know right there. To make matters worse, […]
Hello! A few weeks back, we asked all of YOU to ask us any questions you had about the GMAT, and one of you asked a question about articles! So this week, I’m sharing a strategy you can use to apply the right articles to the right context, and take your essay writing skills to […]
The GMAT loves to test Parallelism on Sentence Correction. When are we allowed to drop words or phrases in the second branch of parallel structure? First, try this four practice questions, which each explore that very issue. 1. Hannibal chose to invade Roman territory by the northern route, crossing the Alps doing it, instead of […]
Hello! This week, I’ll walk you through a shortcut for quickly removing the incorrect answers in SC questions. This will save you time so you can focus on choosing between just one or two potentially correct answers instead of having to thoroughly analyze all 5. Enjoy, and let us know how you like it!
To begin, a few new GMAT Sentence Correction practice questions. 1) After a dip caused by Congressional embroilment, many growth stocks are beginning to resume their previous levels, but some, hampered by a general stagnancy in the economy, is returning with a speed that is less than they would expect. A. is returning with a […]
Hi, everyone! Here’s a new video from us talking about what verbs go with collective nous like family, jury, committee, etc.! Enjoy, and let us know what you think .
Another GMAT Tuesday with Kevin! This week’s topic is long appositives, which can be tricky distractions when you’re hunting for the right verb in a Sentence Correction question. Let us know how you like the video and whether you have any suggestions for next week’s topic!
Another GMAT Tuesday with Kevin! If you have any questions about Subject Verb Agreement, or any requests for future video topics, let us know!
First, a few Sentence Correction practice questions, all on related grammatical themes. 1) Company policy restricts employees to, at most, three personal days in a month, and even less if the number of Fridays in the month is more than four. even less if the number of Fridays in the month is more than four […]
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