Some of the trickiest problems on sentence correction questions involve idioms. Today we look at idioms involving hope and model, and we look at the best way to talk about hypothetical situations on the GMAT. 😀 This week’s board:
Here are five practice SC problems, exploring this particular grammatical structure. Full explanations will appear at the end of the article.
There are so many idioms that might appear on the GMAT. At least enough to fill eleven videos. In this week’s installment, we look at the idiomatic expressions involving predicate, mistake, and unlike.
Wow! We’ve made 10 videos now on idioms! That’s awesome! In this weeks video, I go through some idioms that depend on whether you are talking about an issue or a person, what preposition to use with passives and past participles, as well as idioms to complete parallel structure.
Hello! It’s Tuesday again, and today Kevin dives into more Idioms. In this weeks video, he covers idioms involving the words suggested, consistent, chance, and reluctant. Do you know how to use these words correctly and what prepositions to pair with them? If not, you’ll know in the next few minutes. 😀 Here’s a close-up […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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.