Cut Your SAT Grammar Rules in Half
SAT Grammar has you down? Take heart. You CAN dramatically slash your study time, providing you know how to sort rules. The following common error categories were identified by the most skillful SAT test gurus.
The first four categories of errors appear the MOST frequently on the SAT. The rest appear in descending order of frequency. Our recommendation? Learn the first four categories thoroughly before you embark on the SAT Writing test.
First, refer to the Collegeboard Book for basic explanation of each error type. Then, go to another well-known source for a sharper understanding.
Errors in Grammar, by Category
1) Subject-Verb Agreement
2) Verb Tense
3) Pronoun Case
4) Antecedent Pronoun (Pronoun Agreement)
5) Adjective vs. Adverb
8) Faulty Comparisons
9) Comparatives vs. Superlatives
10) Double negatives/Double positives
11) Word Pairs
12) Noun Agreement
13) Relative Pronouns
14) Coordinating Conjunctions
Outstanding, well-known sources for grammar and writing
Newly revised, 2011, version of this world-known classic.
Ms. Meltzer has created additional SAT writing tests for you to test your understanding of grammar.