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Root Word: Preparing for the GRE and Examples
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Have you ever been reading and encountered a word that you didn’t know? This is so common! Especially when you begin to read more complex texts. There are many ways to define words on the fly (including using context clues), but one helpful skill to know is root words and definitions for common words.  A […]

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Participles in English: Definitions and Examples
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Participles are the fruit salad of the English language. Okay, they’re not delicious, and you don’t take them to picnics. But they do assume numerous forms for a powerful little verb. Because they can be verbs, adjectives, perfect form, and progressive, many people have a hard time pinning down exactly what they are.   If […]

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Overview of GRE Verbal Reasoning
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Overview of GRE Verbal Reasoning
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1. Verbal Reasoning format 20 questions, 30 mins The GRE General Test consists of 6 sections: 2 Analytical Writing tasks, 2 Verbal Reasoning Sections, and 2 Quantitative Reasoning Sections. The Analytical Writing sections will always come first. The other 4 sections can appear in any order. The whole test takes about 3 hrs 45 mins, […]

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GRE Prep Hard Level Sentence Equivalence Questions (Part 5)
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GRE Prep: Hard-level Sentence Equivalence Questions (Part 5)
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Before we tackle more hard-level questions, make sure you’ve already gone through the three key strategies for sentence equivalence (SE) questions that we covered in an earlier post. (Also, if you have unknowingly stumbled upon this post independently, we advise backtracking and going through all four preceding parts of this entire series on hard SE […]

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GRE Prep Hard Level Sentence Equivalence Questions (Part 4)
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GRE Prep: Hard-level Sentence Equivalence Questions (Part 4)
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Before we tackle more hard-level questions, make sure you’ve already gone through the three key strategies for sentence equivalence (SE) questions that we covered in an earlier post. (Also, if you have unknowingly stumbled upon this post independently, we advise backtracking and going through part 1, part 2, and part 3 of this entire series […]

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GRE Prep Hard Level Sentence Equivalence Questions (Part 3)
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GRE Prep: Hard-level Sentence Equivalence Questions (Part 3)
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Before we tackle more hard-level questions, make sure you’ve already gone through the three key strategies for sentence equivalence (SE) questions that we covered in an earlier post. (Also, if you have unknowingly stumbled upon this post independently, we advise backtracking and going through part 1 and part 2 of this entire series on hard […]

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GRE Prep Hard Level Sentence Equivalence Questions (Part 2)
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GRE Prep: Hard-level Sentence Equivalence Questions (Part 2)
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Before we tackle more hard-level questions, make sure you’ve already gone through the three key strategies for sentence equivalence (SE) questions that we covered in an earlier post. (Also, if you have unknowingly stumbled upon this post independently, we advise backtracking and going through part 1 of this entire series on hard SE questions.) In […]

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GRE Prep Hard Level Text Completion Questions (Part 2)
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GRE Prep: Hard-level Text Completion Questions (Part 2)
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Before we tackle some hard-level questions, let’s recap the three key strategies for text completion (TC) questions that we covered in the previous post. First, get the gist of the passage by paying attention to the writer’s tone (approving or disapproving?) and following the development of the subject (what are the keywords?). Second, use simple […]

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