The SAT Reading Comprehension: Basic Principles
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Here are my IM summaries for the three paragraphs from the sample passage. Keep in mind that yours may be quite different from mine; the important thing is to get the gist right.
|Paragraph #1:||translators need common sense|
|Paragraph #2:||Italian example, sense more important than words|
|Paragraph #3:||translation equals negotiation|
|On the actual exam I would have used abbreviations, so actually my test booklet would have had margin notes more like the following:|
|Paragraph #1:||trans. need com. s.|
|Paragraph #2:||Ital. ex, sense > words|
|Paragraph #3:||trans. = neg.|
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