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GMAT Reading Comprehension

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1. Strategy for Critical Reasoning questions

2. A person is 'a native of' / 'native to' the UK?

3. Recoil

4. To+verb: verb can be in which tense?

5. Disconnect

6. Argument Essay Para 4

7. Preposition after 'to be modelled'

8. Items being compared must be both ... and ... comparable

9. Various subjects enumerated with an 'OR' indicates singular or plural for verb conjugation?

10. Analogies - metaphors and other comparisons all require...

11. 'Distinguish red ... green' 'distinguish .... red ... green

12. A llama is 'a native of' / 'native to' Peru

13. Reading Comprehension Inference questions

14. Argument Essay Para 3

15. Typical wrong answers in Critical Reasoning

16. 'Like' or 'unlike' triggers

17. In Critical Reasoning Inference questions - an inference may follow from a single...

18. 'Not only' is always followed by

19. What is the evidence in Critical Reasoning questions?

20. Typical pronouns that cause trouble

21. Preposition after 'to be considered'

22. Classic flaws in Critical Reasoning 'Flaw Questions' stem

23. What is the conclusion in Critical Reasoning questions? How do you find it.

24. Confusion of absolute numbers and percentages

25. 'Less' and 'amount' refer to ...and answer the question...

26. Strategy for Sentence Correction

27. When there is a modifying phrase at the beginning of the sentence -

28. Bolded statement questions commonly ask to choose the answer that...

29. A statistical syllogism (proportional syllogism or direct inference)

30. Answer choices with word 'being'...

31. Answer choices with 'There is/are/has/have'...

32. Argument Essay Paragraph 1

33. Strategy for Reading Comprehension

34. To be regarded 'as' or not 'as'

35. 'Better than at any time' or 'better than at any OTHER time'?

36. Preposition after verb 'to credit'

37. Appeal to authority

38. 'Fewer' and 'number' refer to ...and answer the question...

39. 'With total employment at less than 68000 people...' what should change?

40. Causation/correlation

41. Argument Essay Paragraph 2

42. 'There is' 'There are'. where is the subject

43. Limiting Words