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How to Pass Verbal Reasoning Tests

How to Pass Verbal Reasoning Tests

Tests Involving Missing Words, Word Links, Word Swap, Hidden Sentences and Verbal Logical Reasoning

Harry Tolley, Ken Thomas

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How to Pass Verbal Reasoning Tests includes the following types of test: missing words, word swap, word link, hidden sentences, sentence sequences and a new chapter on verbal logical reasoning.

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About the book

Verbal reasoning or literacy tests are commonly used for selection and assessment purposes in order to establish how competent candidates are in their use of English.

How to Pass Verbal Reasoning Tests will help you prepare for such tests and gain the confidence to succeed. There is expert advice on improving skills and test techniques, as well as hundreds of practice questions that will help you get used to the type of questions asked.



How to Pass Verbal Reasoning Tests includes the following types of test: missing words, word swap, word link, hidden sentences, sentence sequences and a new chapter on verbal logical reasoning. Intermediate in level, it will prove invaluable to school leavers, further education college students and those applying for clerical/administrative posts.


Table Of Contents

    • Chapter - 00: Introduction;
    • Chapter - 01: A brief guide to tests;
    • Chapter - 02: How to prepare for tests;
    • Chapter - 03: Taking real tests;
    • Chapter - 04: Verbal usage tests;
    • Chapter - 05: Word swap tests;
    • Chapter - 06: Word links tests;
    • Chapter - 07: Hidden sentences tests;
    • Chapter - 08: Sentence sequence tests;
    • Chapter - 09: Text comprehension tests;
    • Chapter - 10: Verbal logical reasoning tests



Book Details

  • EAN: 9780749456962
  • Edition: 4
  • Published: 3rd August 2010
  • Paperback
  • Dimensions: 216x138
  • 184 pages
  • Series: Testing Series

About the Author

Dr Harry Tolley is a Special Professor in the School of Education at the University of Nottingham as well as a researcher, author and freelance consultant. He is the co-author of many best-selling titles such as, How to Pass Numerical Reasoning Tests, How to Pass the Police Selection System and How to Succeed at an Assessment Centre (all published by Kogan Page).

Dr Ken Thomas was Principal Lecturer in Educational Management at the Hong Kong Institute of Education, and is now a chartered psychologist and author.


Harry Tolley


Ken Thomas