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McGraw-Hill's conquering the new GRE verbal and writing

Be ready for the verbal and writing sections of the GRE General Test - scheduled to be revised in August 2011. "McGraw-Hill's Conquering GRE Verbal and Writing" offers you intensive review for every kind of verbal question on the GRE, and a well as in-depth essay-writing guidance for the Analytical Writing section. It is packed with examples, drills, and two complete sample GRE Verbal sections for practice. Also included is a comprehensive GRE vocabulary review, along with tips and strategies for sharpening reading skills. This title includes features such as: a complete review of GRE vocabulary; sample GRE verbal and analytical writing questions to build your test-taking confidence; and, the knowledge of GRE experts and textbook writers who have written or revised several major test-prep guides. It also includes topics such as: The GRE Verbal Reasoning Section; How Verbal Reasoning Is Scored; Action Plans; Vocabulary; Reading Comprehension; Sentence Structure Skills
eBook, English, 2011
McGraw-Hill, [New York, N.Y.?], 2011
examination study guides
1 online resource (vii, 229 pages)
9780071643313, 9781283004015, 0071643311, 1283004011
Part I: Getting Started; Chapter 1: The Gre Analytical Writing and Verbal Reasoning Sections; GRE Format; GRE Analytical Writing Tasks; GRE Verbal Reasoning Question Types; Chapter 2: Scoring Analytical Writing and Verbal Reasoning; How Your Analytical Writing Essays Are Scored; How the Verbal Reasoning Sections Are Scored; How to Submit Your Scores; Chapter 3: Gre Action Plans; Assess Your Needs; Make a Training Schedule; Part II: Verbal Fundamentals; Chapter 4: Vocabulary; How to Study Vocabulary; Roots and Affixes; GRE Vocabulary Words; Vocabulary Drill Chapter 5: Reading ComprehensionPreparing for Reading Comprehension; Reading Comprehension Skills; Chapter 6: Sentence Structure; Parts of Speech; Context Clues; Signal Words; Sentence Structure Drill; Part III: Item Formats and Solution Strategies; Chapter 7: Gre Sentence Equivalence Questions; Item Format: GRE Sentence Equivalence; Solution Strategies: GRE Sentence Equivalence; Sentence Equivalence Drill 1; Sentence Equivalence Drill 2; Chapter 8: Gre Text Completion Questions; Item Format: GRE Text Completions; Solution Strategies: GRE Text Completions; Text Completion Drill 1 Text Completion Drill 2Chapter 9: Gre Reading Comprehension Questions; Item Format: GRE Reading Comprehension; Solution Strategies: GRE Reading Comprehension; Reading Comprehension Drill 1; Reading Comprehension Drill 2; Chapter 10: Gre Analytical Writing; Item Format: GRE Issue Task; Solution Strategies: GRE Issue Task; Scoring the GRE Issue Task; Item Format: GRE Argument Task; Solution Strategies: GRE Argument Task; Scoring the GRE Argument Task; Analytical Writing Drill 1; Analytical Writing Drill 2; Part IV: Gre Analytical Writing and Verbal Reasoning Practice Tests; Practice Test 1 Answer KeyAnswers and Explanations; Practice Test 2; Answer Key; Answers and Explanations