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GRE Verbal Reasoning: Study Guide & Test Prep

  • Course type: Self-paced
  • Available Lessons: 28
  • Average Lesson Length: 8 min
  • Eligible for Certificate: Yes

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Our comprehensive study guide course is designed to help you prepare to take the Verbal Reasoning portion of the GRE General Test. Here, you'll find video lessons and self-assessment quizzes, and you can ask our professional instructors any questions you might have as you get ready for exam day.
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4 chapters in GRE Verbal Reasoning: Study Guide & Test Prep

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Course Progress Best Score
Lesson 1 - Overview of the Verbal Reasoning Section of the GRE Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54140].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54140].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Introduction to Reading Comprehension for the GRE Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54141].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54141].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - GRE Reading Comprehension Question Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54142].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54142].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - GRE Text Completion Question Format Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54144].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54144].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - GRE Sentence Equivalence Format Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54146].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54146].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - GRE Strategies: Sentence Equivalence & Text Completion Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54490].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54490].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Reading Comprehension Practice for the GRE Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54147].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54147].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Text Completion Practice for the GRE Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54148].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54148].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Sentence Equivalence Practice for the GRE Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54149].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54149].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - How to Analyze a Literary Passage: A Step-by-Step Guide Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2705].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2705].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - What is Inference? - How to Infer Intended Meaning Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4673].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4673].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Get the Gist of an Essay & Improve Reading Comprehension Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1592].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1592].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - How to Answer Multiple Choice Questions About Literature: Test-Taking Strategies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2706].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2706].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Reading Strategies Using Visualization Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4675].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4675].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - What Are Connotation and Denotation? - Definitions & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4676].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4676].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Understanding Tone and Mood in a Reading Passage Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4677].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4677].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - What is Structure in Writing and How Does it Affect Meaning? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4678].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4678].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Close Reading vs. Big Picture Reading Strategies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4679].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4679].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Interpreting Literary Meaning: How to Use Text to Guide Your Interpretation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4680].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4680].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional

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