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i was thinking to practice essay writing, any suggestions from where can I get the articles..Will outlook magazine be good..?

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Raoul's motivation to succeed in this program seems to be greater than his sister.

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Often said to be the best food writer of her time, Elizabeth David's work is not merely a collection of recipes and essays on food; it is more akin to an autobiography telling of the people and food that she has known

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  • @ThePrincetonReview \-- I have used the 2 free test of th.... 26 Apr '14.
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@ThePrincetonReview -- I have used the 2 free test of the GMAT Prep software..
Can i download that software again and take 2 new test ?? will the questions be repeated ??

Hi Guys, Not sure where to ask my query..


I have given GMAT yesterday, I scored 590 --Q-48, V-22 ..

Bachelor of engineering in Computer Science with 72 %.

3.4 Years of work experience in Wipro technologies.


Please suggest how to improve verbal score.

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  • and LSAT CR. 19 Jan '14.
  • I have e-gmat course. 19 Jan '14.

His work on making a light truffle cake, very different from the normal chocolate-bathed truffle cakes, led Peter Winfred in 2004 to propose a recipe to a major company in which coffee powder had been carefully blended with chocolate powder.

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Hey puys and pals,Question of the week:



Goldman Sachs recently reported that the confidence of chief executives at major corporations has plunged; a clear majority of CEOs now say that conditions in the world economy, and

in the US economy in particular, are worsening rather than improving.

[A] in the US economy in particular, are worsening rather than improving



[B] the US economy specially, is worsening rather than improving



[C] the US economy especially, is worsening rather than improving



[D] particularly the US economy, are worsening rather than improving



[E] the US economy in particular, are worsening instead of improving



D

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  • D is apt usage here. 13 Jun '14.
  • D is good to go. 16 Jun '14.

Hey puys and pals,
Question of the week:

Goldman Sachs recently reported that the confidence of chief executives at major corporations has plunged; a clear majority of CEOs now say that conditions in the world economy, and in the US economy in particular, are worsening rather than improving.


[A]
in the US economy in particular, are worsening rather than improving


[B]
the US economy specially, is worsening rather than improving


[C]
the US economy especially, is worsening rather than improving


[D]
particularly the US economy, are worsening rather than improving


[E]
the US economy in particular, are worsening instead of improving

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  • what is wrong in option D?. 12 May '14.
  • @mona2013 D breaks parallelism..the phrases before and af.... 30 May '14.
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Manisha Manisha @mona2013
what is wrong in option D?
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Saikat Lahiri @mba9999 355
@mona2013 D breaks parallelism..the phrases before and after 'and' should be
parallel.

Hey puys and pals,
Question of the week:

His vivid imagination, embellished use of the English language and his dramatic skill of a story teller have made Shakespeare the greatest literary wonder of the world.

[A] His vivid imagination, embellished use of the English language and his dramatic skill of a story teller have
[B] His vivid imagination, embellished use of the English language and his dramatic skill at the art of story telling have
[C] His vivid imagination, embellished use of the English language and dramatic skill in the art of story telling have
[D] His vivid imagination, embellished use of the English language and dramatic skill in the art of story telling has
[E] His vivid imagination, embellished use of the English language and dramatic skill as a story teller has

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  • *Correct Answer : *C *Solution / Question Analysis.... 23 Dec '13.
  • I think its... A. 21 Dec '13.
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Correct Answer : C

Solution / Question Analysis:

Has vs. have. Parallel construction. Idiom: skill in.

a] His vivid imagination, embellished use of...and his… – the pronoun 'his' at the start of the third part of the list breaks parallelism.

b] Same as A

b] CORRECT

d] There are three entities in the list, thus a plural verb – 'have' must be used. The choice shows a singular verb –'has' at the last word of the choice D

e] Same as D

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thebig bang @TheBigBang 30
I think its... A

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