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Bela Bartok [#permalink] New post 08 Jun 2004, 13:56
Even though Bela Bartok's music has proved less popular than Igor Stravinsky’s and less influential than Arnold Schonberg’s, it is no less important.
(A) Stravinsky’s and less influential than Arnold Schonberg’s, it
(B) Stravinsky’s and less influential than Arnold Schonberg’s, he
(C) Stravinsky’s is and less influential than Arnold Schonberg’s is, it
(D) Stravinsky and not as influential as Arnold Schonberg, he
(E) Stravinsky and not as influential as Arnold Schonberg, it



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OA is A


please explain why A is prefered over C
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 [#permalink] New post 08 Jun 2004, 16:04
Conciseness.
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 [#permalink] New post 08 Jun 2004, 16:58
conciseness indeed
Ex: Matt's dog is larger than Steve's [dog is]
What is in brackets is ellipsed and you stand with the underlined part as most concise
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 [#permalink] New post 09 Jun 2004, 07:05
Adding to this discussion...
choice (C) Stravinsky’s is and less influential than Arnold Schonberg’s is, it sounds awkward as well, does this makes sense "Stravinsky's is" (We are repeating "is is")?
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 [#permalink] New post 09 Jun 2004, 13:34
thanks guys
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