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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. singular noun + additives + singular verbs






2. 'one another' used for more than two






3. Singular subjects + is (singular verb)






4. a majority is






5. much - amount - less + uncountables






6. Always use 'were' with 'would'






7. 'going to' express a plan






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






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






10. Use dash (-)






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






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






13. Use 'as' to compare non-nouns






14. Use colon (:) to introduce list






15. 'each other' used for two things






16. 'If' used to introduce one condition






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






18. a majority of ... are






19. Use 'like' to compare noun






20. Modifier






21. 'whether' used to introduce several possibilities






22. 'will' express voluntary action or promise






23. Do it vs. Do so






24. 'when' refers to specific time period






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






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






27. noun - modifiers - verb






28. sometimes countable/ uncountable






29. noun - modifiers






30. noun - which






31. preposition + noun






32. singular pronouns + is (singular verb)






33. a number of ... + are






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






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






36. Non countable nouns + is (singular verb)






37. 'Where' refers to specific location






38. Use semi-colon (;)






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






40. The number of ... + is






41. Modifiers - noun example






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






43. If ... - (then)






44. Use of has had and had had






45. collective noun + is (singular verb)