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Preparation tips - English Language for SBI PO Exam
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ank : I HAVE PREPARED FOR QUANT AND REASONING.ENGLISH IS LEFT.I DON'T HOW TO START PREPARING FOR ENGLISH
sumita : You need to start right away! Please start with our SM which has a number of exercises on all areas; take the online mock tests and other practice tests available on our website.


ank : SUGGEST WAY TO PREPARE FOR ENGLISH SECTION
sumita : This one has already been answered. Please check.


ank : SUGGEST BOOK FOR PREPARING SECTION FOR SBI PO EXAM
sumita : Wren and Martin, Raymond Murphy, David Green are a few good books for improving grammar. A good reading habit helps in overall preparation of all question types. In addition to this, please go through previous questions papers from Kiran publication for a better grasp.


gourav : SUGGEST WAYS TO SCORE 25+ IN ENGLISH.
sumita : At the outset, plesae understand that nothing can substitute practice and proper preparation. Hence, focus on all the question types. Have a regular reading habit. Devote at least two hours exclusively for English practice. Brush up your grammar basics - this will help you identify errors in grammar-based questions. Try to learn vocab from different sources, and not just from the newspaper. Prepare well in advance, and take our online practice tests to have an idea of time-management and other strategies.


gourav : SUPPOSE WE HAVE 10 MINS AFTER REASONING AND QUANTITATIVE. WILL THERE BE ENOUGH TIME TO SCORE GOOD MARKS IN THE ENGLISH SECTION?
sumita : The ideal break-up of time for each section is as: Reasoning - 25 mins Quant - 20 mins English - 15 mins Any time lesser than the above mentioned one will never be sufficient to clear the cut-off.


gourav : WHEN WILL THE ALL INDIA MOCK TEST SERIES HAPPEN?
sumita : It is already in progress. Please check your student homepage for details and updates on the same.


nia : WHAT CAN BE THE DIFFICULTY LEVEL OF RC IN SBI PO.. AND THE LEVEL OF JUMBLED SENTENCES.. COMPARED TO IBPS PO LAST YR
sumita : The difficulty level of RCs is comparatively higher in SBI PO. Even the level of PFQs is higher. The same can be expected even now.


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