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    3 Highly Effective GMAT Verbal Strategies

    3 Highly Effective GMAT Verbal Strategies

    by on February 21st, 2018

    The GMAT Verbal Section runs for 75 minutes and tests your abilities in reading, grammar, and analytical reasoning. It is designed to measure how you analyze arguments rationally with the information provided as well as … Read More

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    GMAT and Flu Season: Making Assumptions

    GMAT and Flu Season: Making Assumptions

    by on February 19th, 2018

    I thought this question would be apropos for this time of year. Assumption questions are common on the Critical Reasoning section of the GMAT, and assumptions in general form the basis of several other CR question types … Read More

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    Online Lesson: GMAT Reading Comprehension Question Types

    Online Lesson: GMAT Reading Comprehension Question Types

    by on February 16th, 2018

    Like we discussed in our GMAT Time Management Made Simple video, different types of Reading Comprehension questions deserve different amounts of time on test day. But what types of questions are there on the Reading … Read More

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    6 GMAT Grammar Rules You Must Know

    6 GMAT Grammar Rules You Must Know

    by on February 8th, 2018

    You may have heard rumors that you need to know a lot of grammar for the GMAT. Unfortunately, it’s true that you’ll see GMAT grammar questions; however, the test focuses on just a few main concepts you need to know. … Read More

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    Learn the 8 Most Common GMAT Idioms Mistakes

    Learn the 8 Most Common GMAT Idioms Mistakes

    by on February 4th, 2018

    With so many idioms GMAT test writers love to use, idioms on the Sentence Correction section are already challenging. But what is even more difficult is when test writers intentionally use similar idioms in answer … Read More

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    Verb Tense in GMAT Sentence Correction

    Verb Tense in GMAT Sentence Correction

    by on January 26th, 2018

    There are many questions on the GMAT relating to verb tense (though, as we’ve mentioned in the past, only six tenses are tested directly). The use of tenses in English is one of the more complicated areas of … Read More

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    Executive Assessment: Verbal Strategies – Part 6

    Executive Assessment: Verbal Strategies – Part 6

    by on January 9th, 2018

    Welcome to the sixth and final installment of Verbal Strategies for the EA! If you’re just joining us now, I suggest going back to the first part and proceeding from there. Last time, we tried a couple of Reading … Read More

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    Executive Assessment: Verbal Strategies – Part 5

    Executive Assessment: Verbal Strategies – Part 5

    by on January 1st, 2018

    Welcome to the fifth installment of Verbal Strategies for the EA! If you’re just joining us now, you may want to head back the first part and proceed from there. It’s got another new type for you this time: Reading … Read More

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    Executive Assessment: Verbal Strategies – Part 4

    Executive Assessment: Verbal Strategies – Part 4

    by on December 31st, 2017

    Welcome to the fourth installment of Verbal Strategies for the EA! If you’re just joining us now, I recommend going back to the first part and proceeding from there. So far, we’ve been concentrating on Critical … Read More

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    Executive Assessment: Verbal Strategies – Part 3

    Executive Assessment: Verbal Strategies – Part 3

    by on December 23rd, 2017

    Welcome to the third installment of Verbal Strategies for the EA! If you’re just joining us now, you might want to go back to the first part and work your way back here. Today, we’re going to look at another Critical … Read More

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    Executive Assessment: Verbal Strategies – Part 2

    Executive Assessment: Verbal Strategies – Part 2

    by on December 15th, 2017

    Welcome to part 2 of our series! If you’re just joining us, take yourself back to part 1 and start from there. Give yourself ~2 minutes to try the below Critical Reasoning (CR) problem and then we’ll talk. All … Read More

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    Executive Assessment: Verbal Strategies – Part 1

    Executive Assessment: Verbal Strategies – Part 1

    by on December 7th, 2017

    The Verbal section of the Executive Assessment (EA) shares all of the same question types with the GMAT exam—and we can use the same strategies to tackle these questions. Give yourself ~2 minutes to try the below … Read More

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    Analyzing GMAT Sentence Correction

    Analyzing GMAT Sentence Correction

    by on December 2nd, 2017

    If you hit the road over the Thanksgiving holiday in the U.S., you joined millions of other Americans who traveled more than 50 miles to get to their feast of turkey, stuffing and cranberry sauce. And more likely than … Read More

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    The 11 Best GMAT Reading Comprehension Strategies

    The 11 Best GMAT Reading Comprehension Strategies

    by on November 28th, 2017

    The Reading Comprehension part of the GMAT Verbal section can be intimidating at first. You have to glean key ideas and information from dense, jargon-filled passages, which probably don’t resemble the kinds of … Read More

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