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The best reading to improve Reading Comprehension

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New post 31 Jan 2016, 01:27
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carcass wrote:
Though is suggested to improve Rc to read excerpts from books or magazines such as The new Yorker or The Economist, these have drawbacks:

- are not free of charge and cheap to subscribe
- maybe are too tough and require skills that not all students have or are far from the concepts related to Gmat
- are not so fun to catch your will to read
- having a reading fast and userfriendly on your laptop or smartphone (maybe an android :-D )

Instead here I suggest you the best resources that you may find to fix the aformentioned points.

BEST RESOURCES





Each site has its feed RSS; you could put them in your Feed Reader. I use the best at the moment; it is another level and experience to read this good stuff.

App for both iOS and Android.

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Hope you like my effort to improve your RC skills. :)


Thank you a lot for the awesome reading suggestions. Just out of curiosity though, how could you know that bizedmagazine.com was endorsed by GMAC?
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New post 18 May 2016, 02:31
when we read we have to realize the grammatical role of each phrease, the pattern of sentence . this make us truely understanding the passages
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I'm giving this thread a gratuitous bump because I think it's absolutely wonderful, and I keep sending it to students as part of their pre-tutoring prep for GMAT verbal. As usual, you rock, Mr. carcass!
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New post 15 Feb 2018, 10:32
carcass wrote:
Though is suggested to improve Rc to read excerpts from books or magazines such as The new Yorker or The Economist, these have drawbacks:

- are not free of charge and cheap to subscribe
- maybe are too tough and require skills that not all students have or are far from the concepts related to Gmat
- are not so fun to catch your will to read
- having a reading fast and userfriendly on your laptop or smartphone (maybe an android :-D )

Instead here I suggest you the best resources that you may find to fix the aformentioned points.

BEST RESOURCES





Each site has its feed RSS; you could put them in your Feed Reader. I use the best at the moment; it is another level and experience to read this good stuff.

App for both iOS and Android.

Feedly


Hope you like my effort to improve your RC skills. :)


Hi Carcass,

Thanks for sharing this list.

What would you suggest for history related passages?

Thanks.

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New post 17 Feb 2018, 11:47
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Thank you for sharing.

I am still more of a fiction/books guy. I feel that not home allow me to get into zone and focus for a long enough time.

The weakness of course is that books tend to be on paper but I found I could go longer and be less interrupted if I read a paper book instead of an article from an online publication.

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I also prefer reading novels instead of articles, I am weak in RC ...

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I also prefer reading novels instead of articles, I am weak in RC ...

CAN YOU SUGGEST SOME GOOD NOVELS WHICH CAN BE USEFUL FOR GMAT FORMAT ?

A mysterious man in a yellow raincoat has you covered! https://gmatclub.com/forum/books-to-rea ... 76079.html
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New post 11 Apr 2018, 11:02
I'm reading articles form Scientific American and National Geographic in order to improve my reading skills.
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New post 10 Jul 2018, 15:44
I have been reading articles from http://www.thoughtco.com
It provides excellent background information for numerous topics (excluding business) covered by GMAT RC passages.
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