GMAT Question of the Day - Daily to your Mailbox; hard ones only

It is currently 14 Dec 2018, 11:26

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

Confirm Cancel
Events & Promotions in December
PrevNext
SuMoTuWeThFrSa
2526272829301
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
303112345
Open Detailed Calendar
  • Typical Day of a UCLA MBA Student - Recording of Webinar with UCLA Adcom and Student

     December 14, 2018

     December 14, 2018

     10:00 PM PST

     11:00 PM PST

    Carolyn and Brett - nicely explained what is the typical day of a UCLA student. I am posting below recording of the webinar for those who could't attend this session.
  • Free GMAT Strategy Webinar

     December 15, 2018

     December 15, 2018

     07:00 AM PST

     09:00 AM PST

    Aiming to score 760+? Attend this FREE session to learn how to Define your GMAT Strategy, Create your Study Plan and Master the Core Skills to excel on the GMAT.

The word "BEING"

  new topic post reply Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  
Author Message
Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 17 Mar 2017
Posts: 1
The word "BEING"  [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 01 Aug 2018, 07:15
Verbal tip: The word "BEING":
The word "being"does not necessarily mean that the option in sentence correction is wrong. The placement of the word and the punctuation matters most. If the word "being"is at the beginning of a sentence then the option may be correct. If the word "being" is in the middle of the sentence, then also the option may be correct provided there is a comma before the word "being". All other constructions are likely to be wrong.
RC Moderator
User avatar
D
Joined: 24 Aug 2016
Posts: 573
Location: Canada
Concentration: Entrepreneurship, Operations
GMAT 1: 630 Q48 V28
GMAT 2: 540 Q49 V16
GMAT ToolKit User Premium Member Reviews Badge CAT Tests
Re: The word "BEING"  [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 01 Aug 2018, 07:54
sidgmat01 wrote:
Verbal tip: The word "BEING":
The word "being"does not necessarily mean that the option in sentence correction is wrong. The placement of the word and the punctuation matters most. If the word "being"is at the beginning of a sentence then the option may be correct. If the word "being" is in the middle of the sentence, then also the option may be correct provided there is a comma before the word "being". All other constructions are likely to be wrong.



Hello sidgmat01 ............... Thanks a bunch for the information presented.

It would be great if you can put forward some examples for the same.
_________________

Please let me know if I am going in wrong direction.
Thanks in appreciation.

Senior PS Moderator
User avatar
V
Joined: 26 Feb 2016
Posts: 3325
Location: India
GPA: 3.12
Premium Member CAT Tests
The word "BEING"  [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 01 Aug 2018, 21:54
Hey sidgmat01

Welcome to GMATClub!

I thought I should contribute with some more first-hand information on "being" -
The following links might help with cementing your understanding:

1. https://gmatclub.com/forum/usage-of-bei ... 11592.html
2. https://gmatclub.com/forum/use-of-being ... l#p1135369
3. https://gmatclub.com/forum/when-you-sho ... 41086.html

Hope this helps you!
_________________

You've got what it takes, but it will take everything you've got

GMAT Club Bot
The word "BEING" &nbs [#permalink] 01 Aug 2018, 21:54
Display posts from previous: Sort by

The word "BEING"

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


Copyright

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

Powered by phpBB © phpBB Group | Emoji artwork provided by EmojiOne

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®.