GMAT Sentence correction8 cards

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Like

-cannot introduce examples -like = similar to

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Sensentece correction approach

1. Write down A B C D E 2. Read sentences and note any errors 3. Split answers into group based on the differences between answer 4. Pick the correct group and split based on those differences

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Native of vs native to

Native of = person from Native to = species that originated in

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Such as vs like

Such as = for instance Like = similiar to

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TrY to do vs try doing

Try to do = seek to accomplish Try doing = experiment with

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Cost to vs cost of

Cost to X = how much X has to pay Cost of X = how much X costs

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Rise vs raise

Raise needs a direct object The Feds raised the interest rates. Rise does not need a direct object Interest rates rose in March.

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Farther vs further

Farther = DISTANCE Further = degree of some other then distance (example $ or time)