Find all School-related info fast with the new School-Specific MBA Forum

It is currently 16 Apr 2014, 08:08

Hurry Up:

Last day of registration for Dealing with a Ding - Webinar by GMATClub and Admissionado Consulting.


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.

Events & Promotions

Events & Promotions in June
Open Detailed Calendar

Many financial analysts consider an upward trend in a firm s

  Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  
Author Message
TAGS:
1 KUDOS received
Manager
Manager
User avatar
Joined: 27 Oct 2011
Posts: 192
Location: United States
Concentration: Finance, Strategy
GMAT 1: Q V
GPA: 3.7
WE: Account Management (Consumer Products)
Followers: 2

Kudos [?]: 32 [1] , given: 4

Many financial analysts consider an upward trend in a firm s [#permalink] New post 24 Jan 2012, 19:39
1
This post received
KUDOS
00:00
A
B
C
D
E

Difficulty:

  25% (low)

Question Stats:

46% (01:18) correct 53% (00:25) wrong based on 67 sessions
Many financial analysts consider an upward trend in a firm’s current ratio a sign of improving liquidity.
a sign of
as a sign of
to be a sign of
a sign of their
as being a sign of
[Reveal] Spoiler: OA

_________________

DETERMINED TO BREAK 700!!!

Verbal Expert
Status: worked for Kaplan's associates, but now on my own, free and flying
Joined: 19 Feb 2007
Posts: 2265
Location: India
WE: Education (Education)
Followers: 238

Kudos [?]: 1167 [0], given: 244

GMAT Tests User Premium Member CAT Tests
Re: Analysts Consider [#permalink] New post 24 Jan 2012, 21:19
Expert's post
a sign of -------------Correct: consider a sign of
as a sign of ----- wrong: consider as
to be a sign of ----- wrong: consider to be
a sign of their ------ wrong: a sign of their
as being a sign of ----wrong: consider as
An easy but unlikely question in real GMAT, since it is solely testing idiom use;however, good for concept learning
1 KUDOS received
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: 1733
Location: Peru
Schools: Harvard, Stanford, Wharton, MIT & HKS (Government)
WE 1: Economic research
WE 2: Banking
WE 3: Government: Foreign Trade and SMEs
Followers: 60

Kudos [?]: 207 [1] , given: 109

GMAT Tests User
Re: Analysts Consider [#permalink] New post 24 Jan 2012, 21:35
1
This post received
KUDOS
+1 A

The correct idiom is "consider X Y"
For example:
I consider you (just) a friend. :( X: you, Y: a friend.
I consider Metallica the best heavy metal band in the world. X: Metallica, Y:
the best heavy metal band in the world

Hope it helps.
_________________

"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: my-ir-logbook-diary-133264.html

Intern
Intern
Joined: 03 Jul 2009
Posts: 21
Followers: 1

Kudos [?]: 2 [0], given: 0

Reviews Badge
Re: Analysts Consider [#permalink] New post 24 Jan 2012, 22:51
I choosed B, got it
consider x Y -- Correct
consider x as Y -- Wrong
Manager
Manager
Status: exam is close ... dont know if i ll hit that number
Joined: 06 Jun 2011
Posts: 209
Location: India
Concentration: International Business, Marketing
GMAT Date: 10-09-2012
GPA: 3.2
Followers: 2

Kudos [?]: 6 [0], given: 1

Re: Analysts Consider [#permalink] New post 25 Jan 2012, 06:19
good explanation

consider xy

:wink:
_________________

just one more month for exam...

Manager
Manager
Joined: 18 Dec 2011
Posts: 105
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 3 [0], given: 113

Re: Analysts Consider [#permalink] New post 25 Jan 2012, 13:05
I got it wrong to, :cry: but its consider X,Y
Re: Analysts Consider   [#permalink] 25 Jan 2012, 13:05
    Similar topics Author Replies Last post
Similar
Topics:
New posts SC - GMATPrep - financial analysts nick_sun 1 25 Apr 2007, 04:53
New posts 2 Many financial analysts consider an upward trend in a firms chineseburned 6 30 Mar 2008, 15:54
New posts Financial firms may lose as many as 175,000 jobs by mid-2009 trader1 2 24 Jun 2008, 04:32
New posts Upward GPA Trend student66 1 03 Nov 2010, 22:22
Display posts from previous: Sort by

Many financial analysts consider an upward trend in a firm s

  Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  


GMAT Club MBA Forum Home| About| Privacy Policy| 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®.