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The 5 Hardest GMAT Sentence Correction Questions

by PrepScholar GMAT on September 27, 2017

Discover what you can learn from hard GMAT questions about mastering Sentence Correction.


General Approach to Sentence Correction Questions

by GMAT Prep Now on March 3, 2015

Answer GMAT Sentence Correction questions using a step-by-step strategy.


GMAT Avengers Study Group: SC Style & Concision

by Helen Xia on October 8, 2014

Gain valuable tips on how to tackle SC Style & Concision from our GMAT Avengers group.


Can you Spot the Meaning Error? – Part 3

by Manhattan Prep on May 19, 2014

When modifiers move around in a sentence, think about meaning.


‘If’ Versus ‘Whether’ on the GMAT

by GMAT Prep Now on November 30, 2013

Learn how the GMAT handles the distinction between 'if' and 'whether' with this helpful tutorial.


Sentence Correction: Remove Your Blinkers

by Economist GMAT Tutor on May 1, 2013

To correctly solve a SC question, make sure you have not forgotten to use your peripheral vision.


Sentence Correction Tip: When to Listen to Your Ear

by Knewton on December 27, 2012

Using your ear can be one of your most powerful tools to beat the GMAT.


Sentence Correction: Don’t Be Redundant

by Veritas Prep on November 27, 2011

What does a one-hit-wonder 90s band have to do with the GMAT? Brian explains.


3 Ways to Look at a Sentence Correction Question

by Vivian Kerr on November 7, 2011

Grammar isn't the only thing that's tested on SC.


GMAT Sentence Corrections: Advanced Usage of Helping Verbs

by Jordan Schonig on September 30, 2011

We use helping verbs all the time, but are we really using them properly?


Jargon Busting II: Let’s talk about Diction

by Economist GMAT Tutor on September 29, 2011

What does "diction" really mean? Ilana explains.


Deep Breath, Relax: When Not to Obsess Over Grammar Rules on GMAT SC

by Sean Murphy on August 17, 2011

Learn your grammar rules, but don't forget that there are plenty of exceptions.


GMAT Sentence Correction: Patterns of Concision, Part One

by Jordan Schonig on August 8, 2011

When it comes to fixing wordiness, go for the verbs and avoid the nouns.


A Short Guide to Jargon-Busting for Users of the Official Guide

by Economist GMAT Tutor on August 3, 2011

"Logical predication"?! O.G. explanations are notoriously convoluted, so use this guide to make sense of them.


GMAT Sentence Correction: Common Mistakes with Wordiness

by Jordan Schonig on July 29, 2011

Avoiding wordiness is important, but not at the expense of a clear meaning to the sentence.