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General Approach to Sentence Correction Questions
Answer GMAT Sentence Correction questions using a step-by-step strategy.
GMAT Avengers Study Group: Voices on Sentence Correction
Gain valuable tips on how to tackle Voices on SC question from our GMAT Avengers group.
5 Strategies the GMAT Uses to Distort Meaning – Part 4
'Change of voice' is another strategy that might distort the meaning of a sentence.
Thursdays with Ron – Sentence Correction
Every other Thursday, our instructor Ron Purewal (known on the Beat The GMAT forums as lunarpower) hosts a free study hall session, called Thursdays with Ron, where anyone [...]
GMAT Sentence Corrections: Advanced Usage of Helping Verbs
We use helping verbs all the time, but are we really using them properly?
Jargon Busting II: Let’s talk about Diction
What does "diction" really mean? Ilana explains.
GMAT Sentence Correction: Rhetorical Construction
Some SC questions test more subtle errors, so be prepared to deal with wordiness.
GMAT Sentence Correction: Active vs. Passive Voice
It’s a common misconception that the active voice is always preferable to the passive voice.
When is passive voice correct?
As a general rule of thumb, skip a passive voice answer choice. But do you know when passive voice answer choices are correct? Stacey Koprince [...]
Mastering the Subjunctive Mood
One of the trickier grammar topics on the GMAT is the subjunctive mood. Many native English speakers are even surprised to learn that English has [...]
Passive and Active Voices on the GMAT, and When They Matter
What’s the difference between these two sentences? He spoke clearly, articulating the points of his plan. The points of his plan were articulated in his clear speech.