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GMAT Sentence Correction Tips - Verb Tense

Posted by Mark Skoskiewicz on Fri, Feb 03, 2023 @ 06:39 PM

In this article, we’re going to practice a standard GMAT sentence correction question that involves the relationships between nouns and using an Official Guide to the GMAT diagnostic exam practice problem. You can either read this article or watch this GMAT sentence correction video on YouTube.

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GMAT Sentence Correction Pronouns

Posted by Mark Skoskiewicz on Mon, Jan 30, 2023 @ 10:00 AM

In the following article, we’re going to demonstrate the importance of reading the sentence up front rather than examining the answer choices first using an Official Guide to the GMAT diagnostic exam practice problem. You can either read this article or watch this GMAT sentence correction video on YouTube.

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GMAT Sentence Correction Meaning

Posted by Mark Skoskiewicz on Wed, Jan 25, 2023 @ 06:16 PM

In this article, we’re going to explore a standard GMAT sentence correction question that involves the relationships between nouns and verbs from an Official Guide to the GMAT diagnostic exam practice problem. You can either read this article or watch this GMAT sentence correction video on YouTube.

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Tags: GMAT verbal, GMAT verbal tips, improving your GMAT verbal score, GMAT verbal score, GMAT sentence correction tips, gmat sentence correction

GMAT Sentence Correction Comparison Video Example

Posted by Mark Skoskiewicz on Tue, Jan 24, 2023 @ 03:54 PM

In this article, we’ll work through a standard GMAT sentence correction question that involves comparisons using an Official Guide to the GMAT diagnostic exam practice problem. You can either read this article or watch this GMAT sentence correction video on YouTube.

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GMAT Tutor Tips: GMAT Time Management (Part 2)

Posted by Mark Skoskiewicz on Fri, Dec 02, 2022 @ 11:00 AM

In our previous article on effective GMAT time management, we covered how the GMAT is scored. We noted that due to its adaptive nature, effective time management is critical. We also discussed how the test is not primarily about academic skills, but rather the ability to appy those skills and use critical reasoning and logic to allocate your time and arrive at the best answer. Hopefully, that created a foundational of effecive GMAT time management. In this article, we’ll more specifically discuss how to manage your time when answering questions on the GMAT test itself.

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GMAT Tutor Tips: GMAT Time Management (Part 1)

Posted by Mark Skoskiewicz on Mon, Nov 28, 2022 @ 07:32 PM

Whether your GMAT prep consists primarily of self-driven study with texts, group GMAT courses, or one-on-one instruction, one crucial thing to keep in mind is that any effective prep regimen will focus extensively on time management. The best GMAT tutors and most effective GMAT prep courses will actually make this as important a part of your practice as any of the academic content.

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Tags: GMAT problem solving, GMAT sentence correction tips, GMAT time management

How Does Hiring a GMAT Tutor Improve your GMAT Score?

Posted by Mark Skoskiewicz on Thu, Oct 20, 2022 @ 01:00 PM

Students studying for the GMAT often wonder if they should hire a tutor. While some people insist that self-study or traditional GMAT prep courses are a suitable way of achieving a high score on the GMAT, most test prep experts agree that having a GMAT tutor is the most efficient way to reach your potential. If you’re on the fence about whether or not you need help before you take the GMAT, this article will help you decide whether to hire a tutor for the GMAT.

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How to Work with a GMAT Tutor

Posted by Mark Skoskiewicz on Wed, Oct 19, 2022 @ 01:41 PM

GMAT tutoring can be expensive. It takes time. You only engage in it if you expect a positive result, of course. But are there things you can do to improve the experience? To dig deeper into what students can do to get the most out of the private GMAT tutoring experience, we asked one of our most experienced private GMAT tutors to describe how a tutor can add value to the GMAT prep process.

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Should I take the GRE or the GMAT?

Posted by Mark Skoskiewicz on Fri, Oct 14, 2022 @ 12:58 AM

“Should I take the GRE or the GMAT” is one of the more frequent lines of questioning we get from students considering working with a GRE tutor. Everyone wants to know if their application is negatively impacted by the decision to submit a GRE score instead of a GMAT score. In this article, we’ll offer our brief thoughts on the question.

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Tags: GRE Verbal, studying for the GRE, GMAT, improving your gmat score, GMAT vs. GRE

What Does the GMAT Cover?

Posted by Mark Skoskiewicz on Fri, May 13, 2022 @ 02:27 PM

Before evaluating whether you might benefit from working with a GMAT tutor, you should make sure you understand what the GMAT is all about. To that end, we'll give a quick GMAT overview. Again, a helpful starting point is to realize that it’s not an IQ test. It’s a test of critical thinking and problem-solving skills that can be prepared for. That said, it’s also not as many students assume, only, or even primarily, a test of mathematics, reading, and English language ability. The GMAT uses those concepts to measure problem solving and critical thinking. In fact, too many GMAT prep companies drill students on math problems and English grammar unnecessarily. The GMAT quantitative (or "quant" for short) section, for example, is not a pure math exam. It’s a test of reasoning skills that uses high school level math concepts.

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