How will understanding these keywords help increase my score?

Keywords are small words that make a BIG difference on the LSAT. This hot sheet includes keywords that you should be hunting on the LSAT, along with detailed explanations of the importance of each word.

The LSAT uses these small, seemingly inconsequential words to engineer right and wrong answer choices. When you see one of these words, you can bet that the information needed to come up with the right answer is nearby and hinges on the precise meaning of the keyword. These words appear in both the reading comprehension and logical reasoning sections of the test, but, hidden in dense, complicated language, they are easy to miss. As a result, students who learn to locate these small words and recognize the big difference they make will increase their LSAT scores.