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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. The number of ... + is






2. Non countable nouns + is (singular verb)






3. Use dash (-)






4. Use 'as' to compare non-nouns






5. a number of ... + are






6. singular noun + additives + singular verbs






7. a majority of ... are






8. Modifiers - noun example






9. Modifier






10. Do it vs. Do so






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






12. noun - modifiers - verb






13. a majority is






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






15. 'whether' used to introduce several possibilities






16. Use 'like' to compare noun






17. 'each other' used for two things






18. 'one another' used for more than two






19. collective noun + is (singular verb)






20. Always use 'were' with 'would'






21. Singular subjects + is (singular verb)






22. Use of has had and had had






23. noun - which






24. 'when' refers to specific time period






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






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






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






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






29. Use colon (:) to introduce list






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






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






32. 'Where' refers to specific location






33. 'going to' express a plan






34. 'If' used to introduce one condition






35. preposition + noun






36. Use semi-colon (;)






37. much - amount - less + uncountables






38. noun - modifiers






39. 'will' express voluntary action or promise






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






41. sometimes countable/ uncountable






42. If ... - (then)






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






44. singular pronouns + is (singular verb)






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