Sentence Correction

May 22, 2015
Noun modifiers are like teenage lovers. Here's a bear, but not a Gobi bear.

3 Simple Rules to Spot Noun Modifier Errors on Sentence Correction

A noun modifier can be a word, phrase, or even a clause that precedes or follows a noun and provides extra information about it. Sentences are […]
March 13, 2015

Matching Subject and Verbs: GMAT Sentence Correction

The GMAT loves to make things complicated when testing subject-verb agreement. Most people would recognize that if the subject is “Robert” and the verb is “moving,” […]
March 13, 2015

Section-by-Section Guide to GMAT Process of Elimination

Whether you’re working on a Critical Reasoning, Sentence Correction, Data Sufficiency, Problem Solving, or Integrated Reasoning, process of elimination is still a hugely important strategy on […]
December 4, 2014
GMAT sentence correction appositive errors

GMAT Sentence Correction: 2 Rules to Spot Appositive Errors

Often you’ll see a GMAT sentence correction question that features a word or phrase set apart from the rest of the sentence with commas. Take the […]
July 28, 2014

GMAT idioms for non-native speakers

Idioms can be one of the most difficult topics for native speakers and non-native speakers alike. But just like every other question on the GMAT, idiom […]
May 27, 2014

Sentence correction for non-native speakers

In 2013, about 60% of MBA applicants were non-native speakers. According to international surveys, that number is only growing. For students who are non-native speakers, the GMAT can be […]
May 6, 2014

A powerful approach to GMAT sentence correction

Acing GMAT sentence correction questions takes more than knowledge of the rules of English grammar; it also requires an ability to effectively apply these rules to […]