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GMAT Reading Comprehension

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

2. Preposition after 'to be considered'

3. Disconnect

4. Strategy for Critical Reasoning questions

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

6. Strategy for Reading Comprehension

7. Answer choices with word 'being'...

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

9. Typical wrong answers in Critical Reasoning

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

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

12. Recoil

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

14. Limiting Words

15. Argument Essay Paragraph 1

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

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

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

19. Preposition after 'to be modelled'

20. What is the evidence in Critical Reasoning questions?

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

22. Strategy for Sentence Correction

23. Preposition after verb 'to credit'

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

25. Reading Comprehension Inference questions

26. 'Like' or 'unlike' triggers

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

28. Appeal to authority

29. Confusion of absolute numbers and percentages

30. Argument Essay Para 4

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

32. Typical pronouns that cause trouble

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

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

35. 'Not only' is always followed by

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

37. Causation/correlation

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

39. Argument Essay Para 3

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

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

42. Argument Essay Paragraph 2

43. 'Distinguish red ... green' 'distinguish .... red ... green