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# A collection of 38 poems by Phillis Wheatley, a slave, was

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3. A collection of 38 poems by Phillis Wheatley, a slave, was published in the 1770â€™s, the first book by a Black woman and it was only the second published by an American woman.
(B) it was only the second that an American woman published
(D) the second one only that an American woman published
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20 Jan 2006, 14:56
Puilunchristin wrote:
3. A collection of 38 poems by Phillis Wheatley, a slave, was published in the 1770â€™s, the first book by a Black woman and it was only the second published by an American woman.
(B) it was only the second that an American woman published
(D) the second one only that an American woman published

A and B-- use of it seems ambiguous..
C-and D- use of only does not seem right..

E seems right
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20 Jan 2006, 21:23
"it"..Pronoun error
(B) it was only the second that an American woman published
Not Parallel
Changes the meaning of sentence..Seems like only american women can publich it
(D) the second one only that an American woman published
No parallel
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21 Jan 2006, 14:32
The OA is E
21 Jan 2006, 14:32
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