Score higher on any standardized test with the help of CliffsNotes! For anyone taking any standardized testasuch as the SAT, ACT, GMAT, Praxis I, GRE, or othersaCliffsNotes Verbal Review for Standardized Tests is designed to review, refresh, and reintroduce essential grammar and verbal skills. Written by test preparation experts, this clear, concise, and easy-to-use guide gives insight into the types of questions you'll face on the exam, and demonstrates how to avoid the common and costly errors that trap the unprepared. Grammar and usage review English usage and sentence correction Timed essay writing Verbal abilityaantonyms, analogies, and sentence completion Reading comprehension Strategies for each question type Practice exercises with hundreds of questions and complete explanations Parts of speech, adjectives and adverbs, linking verbs, and comparatives and superlatives Punctuationausing commas, semi-colons, colons, apostrophes, and dashes Writing narrative, descriptive, analytical, and expository essays With guidance from CliffsNotes, test takers will feel at home in any standardized-test environment!Carefully read the excerpts below, which represent writing one might find in drafts of student papers. Here, you will ... For these questions, you should first read the essay through, and then answer the questions that follow. Answers should conform to the requirements of standard written English as well as reflect the intended meaning. Examples: (1) ... (6) Disneya#39;s aRemember the Magica advertising campaign was created for Walt Disney Worlda#39;s 25th Anniversary celebration. (7) It callsanbsp;...
|Title||:||CliffsNotes Verbal Review for Standardized Tests, 2nd Edition|
|Publisher||:||Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - 2012-11-06|