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221 terms
GMAT Idioms
For some people, laptops are just a me…
This is a real life instnace__ plagiar…
Cats have the ability (to see /of seei…
The editor has access __ the entire ma…
a means to
instance of
ability to see
access to
For some people, laptops are just a me…
a means to
This is a real life instnace__ plagiar…
instance of
GMAT Idiom
1. A
2. able + infinitive
3. ability to
4. accede to
...
...
...
...
1. A
...
2. able + infinitive
...
432 terms
GMAT Idioms
+ infinitive
to
to
to
Tom is able ~ the guitar with his toes
Donkeys have the ability ~ communicate with one another via s…
Management was not willing to accede ~ labor's initial demands
Due to patient privacy acts, access ~ medical records require…
+ infinitive
Tom is able ~ the guitar with his toes
to
Donkeys have the ability ~ communicate with one another via s…
GMAT idiom
Try
Succeed
Attribute
Ability
Try to
Succeed in
Attribute to
Ability to
Try
Try to
Succeed
Succeed in
15 terms
GMAT idiom
Exemplifying/exemplify... Exemplified by
Such that... Such as
Compose... Composed of... (Parts/whole)
Provide for... Provide with
(Specific example) exemplifyign/exemplify (general case);... (Ge…
Such (noun) that... The Don Juan legends presented such a provoc…
(Parts) compose the (whole)... (Whole) is composed of (parts)
Provide (people) with (things)... Provide (things) for (people)
Exemplifying/exemplify... Exemplified by
(Specific example) exemplifyign/exemplify (general case);... (Ge…
Such that... Such as
Such (noun) that... The Don Juan legends presented such a provoc…
GMAT Idiom
ability of sb. to do , ability to do,…
intend of doing
cite sth. as sth/ cite as sth./ sth
accuse A of B
...
...
...
...
ability of sb. to do , ability to do,…
...
intend of doing
...
GMAT IDIOM
Claim
It
Being
Verbing Modifier
Claim + that + SVO... Claim + to + Verb... Claim + Sth + From + Sth…
Refer to a noun antecedent OR ... It + description+ that + SVO... I…
_Should be avoided when used to describe a CHARACTERISTIC or…
Not preceded by a comma ... EG:... Shrimpers conform to laws requir…
Claim
Claim + that + SVO... Claim + to + Verb... Claim + Sth + From + Sth…
It
Refer to a noun antecedent OR ... It + description+ that + SVO... I…
600 terms
Gmat Idioms
The bay acted _ a funnel
The new rules will affect/effect our p…
_ the gold rush, the mining town colla…
His behavior aggravated the problem
As
Affect
After
=made worse
The bay acted _ a funnel
As
The new rules will affect/effect our p…
Affect
GMAT IDIOMS
not only
not so much
defined
reagard
but also
as
as
as
not only
but also
not so much
as
157 terms
GMAT Idioms
a long face
ability to
act as
act like = behave in a certain way
'Why have you got such a long face?' 'I just lost all my mone…
Correct Usage: Bats have the ability to fly in the dark... Incor…
A big tree can act as an umbrella in the rain.
"Please stop acting like a child", said the mother to the tee…
a long face
'Why have you got such a long face?' 'I just lost all my mone…
ability to
Correct Usage: Bats have the ability to fly in the dark... Incor…
8 terms
Idioms GMAT
Accorded to
Account for
A given
Albatross
Given or granted (dado o concedido)
Take consideration or make adjustment based on (considerar or…
Un hecho que..
A constant burden or worry (carga or preocupacion)
Accorded to
Given or granted (dado o concedido)
Account for
Take consideration or make adjustment based on (considerar or…
141 terms
GMAT Idioms
as
as
as
as
perceive
regarded
such
think of A
as
perceive
as
regarded
Idioms (GMAT)
accuse A ____ B
agree ____
allow ____
associate ____
of
with
for
with
accuse A ____ B
of
agree ____
with
247 terms
GMAT idioms
r
ok
w
w
I value my ABILITY TO SING
I CAN SING is preferred to I HAVE THE ABILITY TO SING
l value my ABILITY OF SINGING
I value my ABILITY FOR SINGING.
r
I value my ABILITY TO SING
ok
I CAN SING is preferred to I HAVE THE ABILITY TO SING
301 terms
GMAT Idioms
able
ability
accede to
access
able + infinitive
ability to
accede to
access to
able
able + infinitive
ability
ability to
9 terms
GMAT: Idioms
Between and And
Consider
In Contrast To
Distinguish and From
Between X and Y
Consider X Y
In contrast to X, Y
Distinguish X from Y
Between and And
Between X and Y
Consider
Consider X Y
489 terms
GMAT Idioms
I value my ABILITY TO SING
The bay ACTED AS a funnel for the tide…
My friend ACTED LIKE a fool( = behaved…
The new rules will AFFECT our performa…
I value my ABILITY _ SING
The bay acted _ a funnel for the tide
My friend acted__a fool
The new rules will AFFECT/ EFFECT our performance
I value my ABILITY TO SING
I value my ABILITY _ SING
The bay ACTED AS a funnel for the tide…
The bay acted _ a funnel for the tide
48 terms
GMAT- Idioms
The review was NOT mean-spirited _____…
JUST AS I crossed over to the dark sid…
_______ is used to compare actions ... EX…
________ is used to compare nouns ... EX)…
NOT.... BUT
JUST AS.... SO TOO
AS
LIKE
The review was NOT mean-spirited _____…
NOT.... BUT
JUST AS I crossed over to the dark sid…
JUST AS.... SO TOO
36 terms
GMAT - Idioms
to aim
anxiety
as ... so
to ask
We adopted new procedures with the aim OF reducing theft.
1) His anxiety ABOUT dogs was ill-founded.... 2) His anxiety *…
As you practiced, so you shall play. (= same manner)
1) I asked her to GO to the store.... 2) I asked that she GO
to aim
We adopted new procedures with the aim OF reducing theft.
anxiety
1) His anxiety ABOUT dogs was ill-founded.... 2) His anxiety *…
10 terms
GMAT Idioms
Ability_
Allow_
As_
As..As_
Ability to ... I value my 'ABILITY TO' sing
Allows..to ... The holiday 'ALLOWS' Maria 'TO WATCH' the movie t…
AS I walked, I became more nervous. (=during)... = because, sinc…
Cheese is 'AS GREAT AS' people say
Ability_
Ability to ... I value my 'ABILITY TO' sing
Allow_
Allows..to ... The holiday 'ALLOWS' Maria 'TO WATCH' the movie t…
9 terms
GMAT Idioms
Require X be Y
Prohibit X from Y
Believe X to be Y
Consider X Y
The new law requires dogs to be on a leash.
The ban prohibits women from the playground.
Physicists believe snails to be dogs.
Politicians consider Barack a cool guy.
Require X be Y
The new law requires dogs to be on a leash.
Prohibit X from Y
The ban prohibits women from the playground.
48 terms
GMAT Idioms
As
As
About
As
Regard
Not so
Worry
Define
As
Regard
As
Not so
22 terms
GMAT Idioms
So
Both
Defined
Attributed
As to be
And
As
To
So
As to be
Both
And
GMAT Idioms
More A
As many A's
As much A
Not only A,
Than B
as B's
as B
but also B
More A
Than B
As many A's
as B's
37 terms
GMAT Idioms
He modestly attributed his business's…
My dictionary defines "idiom" ___ the…
Alexander Graham Bell is credited ___i…
Some color-blind people cannot disting…
to
as
with
from
He modestly attributed his business's…
to
My dictionary defines "idiom" ___ the…
as
GMAT Idioms
I value my ability to sing
The bay acted as a funnel for the tide
My friend acted like a fool
The new rules will affect our performa…
RIGHT - Ability
RIGHT - Act
RIGHT - Act
RIGHT - Affect
I value my ability to sing
RIGHT - Ability
The bay acted as a funnel for the tide
RIGHT - Act
GMAT Idioms
expend
enamoured
credit
allows
on
with
with
for
expend
on
enamoured
with
112 terms
GMAT Idioms
ability
A rather
accuse A
agree
to
than B
of B
with
ability
to
A rather
than B
GMAT- Idioms
The review was NOT mean-spirited _____…
JUST AS I crossed over to the dark sid…
_______ is used to compare actions ... EX…
________ is used to compare nouns ... EX)…
NOT.... BUT
JUST AS.... SO TOO
AS
LIKE
The review was NOT mean-spirited _____…
NOT.... BUT
JUST AS I crossed over to the dark sid…
JUST AS.... SO TOO
221 terms
GMAT Idioms
For some people, laptops are just a me…
This is a real life instnace__ plagiar…
Cats have the ability (to see /of seei…
The editor has access __ the entire ma…
a means to
instance of
ability to see
access to
For some people, laptops are just a me…
a means to
This is a real life instnace__ plagiar…
instance of
77 terms
GMAT Idioms
able ... (ability ... )
between
among
amount
to
referring to two items or groups
referring to three or more items or groups
referring to an uncountable quantity
able ... (ability ... )
to
between
referring to two items or groups
45 terms
GMAT idioms
able __
amount vs number
associate __
attribute __
to
uncountable, countable
with
to
able __
to
amount vs number
uncountable, countable
15 terms
GMAT idioms
I value my ABILITY TO SING
I value my ABILITY OF SINGING
I value my ABILITY FOR SINGING
The holiday ALLOWS maria TO WATCH the…
R
W
W
R... =permits
I value my ABILITY TO SING
R
I value my ABILITY OF SINGING
W
141 terms
GMAT Idioms
as
as
as
as
perceive
regarded
such
think of A
as
perceive
as
regarded
GMAT Idioms
Worry
Define
Regard
Not so
about
as
As
as
Worry
about
Define
as
GMAT Idioms **
ability I value my * (sing)
act The bay * a funnel for the tide (f…
allow The holiday * Maria (watch) the…
and We are concerned about the forests…
ability to sing
acted as
allows Maria to watch
and... and also
ability I value my * (sing)
ability to sing
act The bay * a funnel for the tide (f…
acted as
52 terms
GMAT idioms
Worry
Define
Regard
Not so
About
As
As
As
Worry
About
Define
As
26 terms
GMAT Idioms
able
ability
accede
access
+ infinitive :... Tome is able to play the guitar with his toes.
to :... Donkeys have the ability to communicate with one anothe…
to : ... Management was not willing to accede to labor's initia…
to :... Due to patient privacy acts, access to medical records…
able
+ infinitive :... Tome is able to play the guitar with his toes.
ability
to :... Donkeys have the ability to communicate with one anothe…
GMAT idioms
If you worry too much _____ the GMAT…
My GMAT teacher defines the conclusi…
Art historians regard the Mona Lisa…
He is not so much smart ___ cunning.
Worry
As
As
As
If you worry too much _____ the GMAT…
Worry
My GMAT teacher defines the conclusi…
As
157 terms
GMAT Idioms
a long face
ability to
act as
act like = behave in a certain way
'Why have you got such a long face?' 'I just lost all my mone…
Correct Usage: Bats have the ability to fly in the dark... Incor…
A big tree can act as an umbrella in the rain.
"Please stop acting like a child", said the mother to the tee…
a long face
'Why have you got such a long face?' 'I just lost all my mone…
ability to
Correct Usage: Bats have the ability to fly in the dark... Incor…
162 terms
GMAT Idioms
a long face
ability to
act as
act like = behave in a certain way
'Why have you got such a long face?' 'I just lost all my mone…
Correct Usage: Bats have the ability to fly in the dark... Incor…
A big tree can act as an umbrella in the rain.
"Please stop acting like a child", said the mother to the tee…
a long face
'Why have you got such a long face?' 'I just lost all my mone…
ability to
Correct Usage: Bats have the ability to fly in the dark... Incor…
132 terms
GMAT Idioms
I value my ABILITY OF SINGING.... I value…
The bay ACTED AS a funnel for the tide…
They AGREE electrons EXIST ... They AGREE…
Her AID IN WALKING the dog was appreci…
NO I value my ABILITY OF SINGING.... I value my ABILITY TO SING.
The bay ACTED AS a funnel for the tide. (= functioned as)... SUS…
SUSP. They AGREE electrons EXIST (AGREE THAT is preferred)... Th…
Her AID IN WALKING the dog was appreciated.... NO Her AID TO WAL…
I value my ABILITY OF SINGING.... I value…
NO I value my ABILITY OF SINGING.... I value my ABILITY TO SING.
The bay ACTED AS a funnel for the tide…
The bay ACTED AS a funnel for the tide. (= functioned as)... SUS…
27 terms
GMAT Idioms
than
as
the -er
or
More _____________
As many _____________
The -er....
either...
than
More _____________
as
As many _____________
Idioms (GMAT)
accuse A ____ B
agree ____
allow ____
associate ____
of
with
for
with
accuse A ____ B
of
agree ____
with
157 terms
GMAT Idioms
a long face
ability to
act as
act like = behave in a certain way
'Why have you got such a long face?' 'I just lost all my mone…
Correct Usage: Bats have the ability to fly in the dark... Incor…
A big tree can act as an umbrella in the rain.
"Please stop acting like a child", said the mother to the tee…
a long face
'Why have you got such a long face?' 'I just lost all my mone…
ability to
Correct Usage: Bats have the ability to fly in the dark... Incor…
143 terms
Idioms GMAT
Perceived
regarded
such
think of
as
as
as
as
Perceived
as
regarded
as
45 terms
Idioms for GMAT
Worry...
Define...
Regard...
Not so..
about
as
as
as
Worry...
about
Define...
as
GMAT Idioms
Worry
Define
Regard
Not so
About
As
As
As
Worry
About
Define
As
65 terms
GMAT Idioms
Ability [ ]
Allow [ ]
And [ ]
After vs following
Ability to; not ability of
Allows [ ] to; not allows that or allows for
Not "and also"
Following is suspect (i.e. following the gold rush, the town…
Ability [ ]
Ability to; not ability of
Allow [ ]
Allows [ ] to; not allows that or allows for
22 terms
Gmat Idioms
Require that X
Estimate_____
Prohibit X_____
Believe X______
be Y... ex. The new regulations require that prospective employ…
to be... ex. The fossils are estimated to be more than 65 millio…
From Y... ex. The ban will prohibit those without adequate docum…
to be Y... ex. Astrophysicists believe the recent disturbances i…
Require that X
be Y... ex. The new regulations require that prospective employ…
Estimate_____
to be... ex. The fossils are estimated to be more than 65 millio…
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