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GMAT Reading Comprehension

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

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

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

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

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

6. Reading Comprehension Inference questions

7. 'Like' or 'unlike' triggers

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

9. Argument Essay Para 4

10. Argument Essay Paragraph 2

11. Answer choices with word 'being'...

12. Strategy for Critical Reasoning questions

13. 'Not only' is always followed by

14. Limiting Words

15. Confusion of absolute numbers and percentages

16. Typical pronouns that cause trouble

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

18. 'Distinguish red ... green' 'distinguish .... red ... green

19. Disconnect

20. Preposition after 'to be considered'

21. Appeal to authority

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

23. Causation/correlation

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

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

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

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

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

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

30. Argument Essay Paragraph 1

31. Argument Essay Para 3

32. Preposition after 'to be modelled'

33. Recoil

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

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

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

37. Strategy for Sentence Correction

38. Preposition after verb 'to credit'

39. Strategy for Reading Comprehension

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

41. What is the evidence in Critical Reasoning questions?

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

43. Typical wrong answers in Critical Reasoning