How to Prepare for Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension for CAT 5th Edition
    How to Prepare for Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension for CAT 5th Edition (English, Paperback, Arun Sharma, Meenakshi Upadhyay)

    How to Prepare for Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension for CAT 5th Edition  (English, Paperback, Arun Sharma, Meenakshi Upadhyay)

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    • Language: English
    • Binding: Paperback
    • Publisher: Mcgraw Hill Education
    • ISBN: 9789339205133, 9339205138
    • Edition: 5th, 2014
    • Pages: 816
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    How to Prepare for Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension for CAT (English) 5th Edition by Arun Sharma and Meenakshi Upadhyay is designed to help any candidate planning to appear for the Common Admission Test required for an admission into any MBA college. The book is especially useful for any candidate who wants to improve his reading comprehension and verbal ability in English. It is also useful for candidates of other exams as it improves a person’s skills in the English language.

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    Book Details
    • Publication Year
      • 2014 May
    • Table of Contents
      • Part 1: Building Skills for Reading Comprehension
        Section 1: Reading Comprehension
        1. Introduction
        2. The Seven Dimension Approach to Better Reading Skills
        3. Theory of Reading Comprehension
        4. Illustrative CAT Passages (Solved)
        Section 2: LOD Exercises
        5. Level of Difficulty I
        6. Level of Difficulty II
        7. Level of Difficulty III
        8. Previous Years Questions from CAT

        Part 2: Verbal Ability
        Section 1: Vocabulary
        1. Word List I - High Frequency Words
        2. Word List II - Medium Frequency Words
        3. Word List III - Low Frequency Words
        4. Roots, Prefixes, Suffixes and Foreign Words
        5. Words and Phrases often Confused
        Section 2: Vocabulary-based Questions
        6. Synonyms
        7. Antonyms
        8. Odd Man Out
        9. Analogies
        Section 3: Fill in the Blanks
        Block 1: Theory
        10. Sentence Completion
        Block 2: LODs and CAT Questions
        11. Level of Difficulty I
        12. Level of Difficulty II
        13. Previous Years Questions from CAT
        Section 4: Paragraph Jumbles
        Block 1: Theory
        14. Paragraph Jumbles
        15. Practise Exercises on Paragraph Jumbles
        Block 2: LODs and CAT Questions
        16. Level of Difficulty I
        17. Level of Difficulty II
        18. Level of Difficulty III
        19. Previous Years Questions from CAT
        Section 5: Sentence Correction
        20. Sentence Correction
        21. Fact, Inference and Judgement
        Section 6: New Verbal Question Types in CAT
        22A. Phrasal Verbs
        22B. Phrasal Verbs
        23. Paragraph Completion / Last Sentence of the Paragraph
        24. Irrelevant Statement Questions

        Part 3: Verbal Reasoning
        Section 1: Critical Reasoning
        1. Critical Reasoning / Paragraph Comprehension
        2 . Previous Years Questions from the CAT
        Section 2: Syllogisms
        3. Syllogisms
        Section 3: Binary Logic
        4. Verbal Reasoning Based on Binary Logic
        Section 4: Logical Deductions
        5. Logical Deductions

        Part 4: CAT Papers (Real and Sample)
        Section 1: CAT Papers
        1. CAT Paper 2006
        2. CAT Paper 2007
        3. CAT Paper 2008
        Section 2: Model Test Paper for Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension
        4. Model Test Paper

    • Authored By
      • Arun Sharma, Meenakshi Upadhyay
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    VA&RC by arunsharma

    Very good book for preparation of cat. Even useful as gre vocab booster.The content of RC's is far better than any other.

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    13 Jul, 2014

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    30.2%tile to 99.22%tile in XAT!!

    The title should be enough for its testimony. I was scpetical after bad over all comments/reviews here in flipkart but still bought it. This was the only book I have used for Verbal. Do all the pratice question of relevants section depending on the exam you intend to prepare for. Yes there are some mistakes, but the questions give your mind the right frame needed for these exams. For XAT LOD-III is must.

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    31 Mar, 2015

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    Explanation for answers not given

    Never go for this book the explanation have not been provided so u dnt know why a choice is maked A and not D

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    6 Aug, 2015

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    Verbal ability

    The book is a nice one. Lots of RC,solved example and ample CAT Questions to test your skills. Must buy this book.
    Product was delivered within the expected time. Goof job by Flipkart people.

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    10 Sep, 2014

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    Classic mateial

    Good material for preparation.
    it has all the necessary material for the good preparation that too in a lucid manner.


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    12 Aug, 2014

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    Worth the money

    Good book in good condition.

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    13 May, 2017

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    Terrific purchase

    Excellent book to prepare

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    13 May, 2017

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    Nice balance of theory and practice papers.

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    11 May, 2017

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    Just okay

    Product was old

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    30 Apr, 2017

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    Above-average product

    Ample questions are there for prectice but not much explained.

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