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GMAT Sentence Correction

Subjects : gmat, english, grammar
Instructions:
  • Answer 45 questions in 15 minutes.
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  • Match each statement with the correct term.
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This is a study tool. The 3 wrong answers for each question are randomly chosen from answers to other questions. So, you might find at times the answers obvious, but you will see it re-enforces your understanding as you take the test each time.
1. a number of ... + are






2. Use 'like' to compare noun






3. 'Past Perfect Continuous' - action that started in the past and continued until another time in the past






4. sometimes countable/ uncountable






5. 'whether' used to introduce several possibilities






6. Always use 'were' with 'would'






7. 'when' refers to specific time period






8. noun - modifiers - verb






9. many - number - fewer - quantity - little + countables






10. collective noun + is (singular verb)






11. singular noun + additives + singular verbs






12. Use dash (-)






13. Do it vs. Do so






14. 'Where' refers to specific location






15. a majority of ... are






16. Use 'as' to compare non-nouns






17. 'Present Perfect'- action that happend at unspecified time before now. e.g. experice or changes that has happened over time






18. 'going to' express a plan






19. a majority is






20. The number of ... + is






21. Non countable nouns + is (singular verb)






22. 'If' used to introduce one condition






23. Modifier






24. noun - which






25. noun - modifiers






26. use 'that' and never use 'to' with 'order' - 'suggest' - 'demand' etc






27. Either or/ neither nor - make the verb agree with the subject that is closest to it






28. Use of has had and had had






29. Modifiers - noun example






30. One of the 'plural noun' + is (singular verb)






31. much - amount - less + uncountables






32. If ... - (then)






33. 'will' express voluntary action or promise






34. One of the 'plural noun' that/who + are (plaural verb)






35. 'in which' - 'of which' - 'from which' do not need comma






36. Singular subjects + is (singular verb)






37. Use semi-colon (;)






38. 'one another' used for more than two






39. 'Past Perfect' - two actions taking place in the past with one before the other






40. 'each other' used for two things






41. 'Present Perfect Continous' - action that started in the past and continues into the present






42. Use colon (:) to introduce explanation or an example






43. singular pronouns + is (singular verb)






44. Use colon (:) to introduce list






45. preposition + noun