September 23rd, 2008

newsies: they almost kiss

(no subject)

1. Grab the nearest book.
2. Open the book to page 42 (or the closest this case, anyway).
3. Find the first full sentence.
4. Post the text of the next seven sentences in your journal along with these instructions.
5. Don't dig for your favorite book, the cool book, or the intellectual one: pick the CLOSEST.

"You may sometimes have trouble determining the part of speech of one of the words in the stem. If this hapens, look at the answer choices. ETS uses one of the choices to 'establish the parts of speech' when one of the stem words is ambiguous. In other words, if you aren't sure about the words in the stem, check the words in the choices. The parts of speech should be clear from at least one of the choices." - Cracking the GRE, 2009 edition.