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GMAT Reading Comprehension

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1. Preposition after 'to be considered'

2. 'Not only' is always followed by

3. Typical pronouns that cause trouble

4. Answer choices with word 'being'...

5. Reading Comprehension Inference questions

6. Argument Essay Para 4

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

8. What is the evidence in Critical Reasoning questions?

9. Recoil

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

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

12. Preposition after 'to be modelled'

13. Strategy for Reading Comprehension

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

15. Argument Essay Paragraph 1

16. Appeal to authority

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

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

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

20. Typical wrong answers in Critical Reasoning

21. Causation/correlation

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

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

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

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

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

27. Disconnect

28. Preposition after verb 'to credit'

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

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

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

32. Limiting Words

33. Confusion of absolute numbers and percentages

34. Strategy for Sentence Correction

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

36. Argument Essay Para 3

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

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

39. Strategy for Critical Reasoning questions

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

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

42. Argument Essay Paragraph 2

43. 'Like' or 'unlike' triggers