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How to improve on passage based reading? (long passages)

highschoolererhighschoolerer Registered User Posts: 70 Junior Member
So ive been taking some practice tests and im making little progress in the long passages. Sometimes i'll get one wrong for the passage in a section another i'll get 5 wrong for the passage. Sentence complettions and short passage are really easy to me though. Question is, how do I improve? Im taking the collegeboard tests and I look up the explanations for the ones that are wrong understand why its right. That's great. But what am I really trying to do with these tests other than just keep taking the tests and seeing what I get wrong, read explanation rinse repeat. Please! Any advice is greatly appreciated!

Im also taking the SAT in June, just to let you know
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Replies to: How to improve on passage based reading? (long passages)

  • sg12909sg12909 Registered User Posts: 725 Member
    The length might be making it harder for you to understand the main idea. Try making a passage map (circling ideas, etc).
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