Ensure : GMAT Sentence Correction (SC)
Check GMAT Club App Tracker for the Latest School Decision Releases http://gmatclub.com/AppTrack

It is currently 09 Dec 2016, 01:00
GMAT Club Tests

Close

GMAT Club Daily Prep

Thank you for using the timer - this advanced tool can estimate your performance and suggest more practice questions. We have subscribed you to Daily Prep Questions via email.

Customized
for You

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

Track
Your Progress

every week, we’ll send you an estimated GMAT score based on your performance

Practice
Pays

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

Not interested in getting valuable practice questions and articles delivered to your email? No problem, unsubscribe here.

Close

Request Expert Reply

Events & Promotions

Events & Promotions in June
Open Detailed Calendar

Ensure

  new topic post reply Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  
Author Message
TAGS:

Hide Tags

Retired Moderator
User avatar
Status: 2000 posts! I don't know whether I should feel great or sad about it! LOL
Joined: 04 Oct 2009
Posts: 1712
Location: Peru
Schools: Harvard, Stanford, Wharton, MIT & HKS (Government)
WE 1: Economic research
WE 2: Banking
WE 3: Government: Foreign Trade and SMEs
Followers: 95

Kudos [?]: 888 [0], given: 109

Ensure [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 11 Sep 2012, 08:04
1
This post was
BOOKMARKED
00:00
A
B
C
D
E

Difficulty:

(N/A)

Question Stats:

0% (00:00) correct 0% (00:00) wrong based on 0 sessions

HideShow timer Statistics

Please, could someone confirm whether the verb "to ensure" requires the command subjunctive?

For example,

I work hard to ensure that my children go to a good school.

In this sense,

I work hard to ensure that my child go to a good school. Is that ok this sentence?

Thanks!
_________________

"Life’s battle doesn’t always go to stronger or faster men; but sooner or later the man who wins is the one who thinks he can."

My Integrated Reasoning Logbook / Diary: http://gmatclub.com/forum/my-ir-logbook-diary-133264.html

GMAT Club Premium Membership - big benefits and savings

Request Expert Reply
If you have any questions
you can ask an expert
New!
Expert Post
2 KUDOS received
Kaplan GMAT Instructor
User avatar
Joined: 25 Aug 2009
Posts: 644
Location: Cambridge, MA
Followers: 82

Kudos [?]: 271 [2] , given: 2

Re: Ensure [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 11 Sep 2012, 09:45
2
This post received
KUDOS
Expert's post
Ensure does NOT use the command subjunctive; it should be "to ensure that my child goes to a good school"
_________________

Eli Meyer
Kaplan Teacher
http://www.kaptest.com/GMAT

Prepare with Kaplan and save $150 on a course!

Image

Kaplan Reviews

Re: Ensure   [#permalink] 11 Sep 2012, 09:45
    Similar topics Author Replies Last post
Similar
Topics:
2 Government policies should ensure skamal7 5 13 Jul 2013, 22:39
10 Although genetic recombination ensures that only half the krishnasty 15 05 Sep 2011, 06:52
In order to ensure that talented individuals continue to bschool83 18 14 Aug 2011, 06:14
1 To ensure consistently high quality in its merchandise, the achan 13 03 Jul 2011, 12:38
To ensure consistently high quality in its merchandise, the prasannar 2 08 Apr 2008, 01:27
Display posts from previous: Sort by

Ensure

  new topic post reply Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  


GMAT Club MBA Forum Home| About| Terms and Conditions| GMAT Club Rules| Contact| Sitemap

Powered by phpBB © phpBB Group and phpBB SEO

Kindly note that the GMAT® test is a registered trademark of the Graduate Management Admission Council®, and this site has neither been reviewed nor endorsed by GMAC®.