Saturday, May 16, 2009

GMAT Idiom List

Here is the list of Idioms which you should know before taking GMAT.We will see the usage of the following idioms in the future posts.
a debate over
a lot
a responsibility to
a result of
a sequence of
agree with
as an instance of
as good as/or better than
as great as
as good as...or better than
as much as
attend to (someone)
attribute X to Y/X is attributed to Y
based on
believe X to be Y
both X and Y
centers on
concerned with
conform to
created with
defined as
depends on whether
depicted as
different from/differ from
distinguishes between X and Y
distinguish from
doubt that
enable to
fascinated by
forbid X to do Y
identical with
in contrast to
independent from
indifferent towards
modeled after
(no) more...than/(no) less...than
more than ever
not only...but also
not so
prohibits X from doing Y
potential to
range from X to Y
regard as
responsible for
resulting in
retroactive to
so X as to be Y
so (adjective) that
subscribe to
the same to X as to Y
to contrast X with Y
to mistake X for Y
to result in
to sacrifice X for Y