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Last edited by bb on 29 Mar 2017, 15:52, edited 9 times in total.
Compiled all of the idiom lists together

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The file is updated, those who have already downloaded it please add these idioms, or download the new file, i have edited.

Please note this change,
give credit for (money received for or in exchange for something)
to credit with (something or doing something)
( in the earlier file, it was wrong, the above mentioned is correct)

The list of idioms that are added to the file are
bringing to
chance to / chance of ( chance for is wrong)
claims that
disdain of
extent to
grounds for
likelihood of / likelihood that
as a means to / as a means of
mistake X for Y
X permits Y for Z
potential for
requisition for
rival for
so unrealistic as to

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Transferred it to Google Spreadsheet, it may be more convenient for someone.

http://spreadsheets.google.com/ccc?key= ... BT3c&hl=en

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shalva wrote:
Transferred it to Google Spreadsheet, it may be more convenient for someone.

http://spreadsheets.google.com/ccc?key= ... BT3c&hl=en



Thanku For the Excel Sheet. I have attached the Sheet

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Hey Guys Got this idioms list with Examples in some previous posts hope this also works handy

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Google Spreadsheet "Idiom Examples":

http://spreadsheets.google.com/ccc?key= ... mcXc&hl=en

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Okay here is a list of common idioms I have found. I am sure something like this has been posted. If so, here it is again. If you think something is missing post it and I can add it to the list (or if you see any errors). I think some of us underestimate the importance of common idioms. Many SC questions contain multiple errors, some of which are idioms. Personally I don't always recognize all the errors but sometimes I see an incorrect idioms, which either leads me to the right answer or helps me narrow it down further.
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I also have similar list with examples. Maybe somebody will like this one more.
I downloaded it from the internet.
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I have created an excel file that contains ALL idioms and its examples listed by crejoc (for more info, see crejoc's Comprehensive Gmat idiom list' post). Most of these examples have been pulled out of "Google" search and some of them have been framed by me. Feel free to share the list and notify me in case you find any error or wrong usage of any particular idiom.

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wow great this helps a lot :)

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thanks a ton
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Great job. Thanks a lot for all the lists.

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Hello all,


We are happy to announce that for the sake of non-English speakers WikIdioms has posted the full list of GMAT idioms each translated to more than 10 languages.

You can find the full list at WikIdioms site after you choose GMAT option in the list of categories.

Thanks to the authors of the list!

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Idioms have been haunting me. Thanks a lot for this list.

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Thxs a tonne. :-D

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Thanks for compiling such a list

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Thanks! I really do hope this helps me improve my performance in SC!

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I was looking for something like this! Thanks, I was compiling my own and only have like a dozen.
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wow thats a very comprehensive list

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